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New York Giants Have Second Visit with OT Jake Long, Who Medically “Checks Out”
July 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Shortly after starting left tackle Will Beatty suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights, the New York Giants met with free agent offensive lineman Jake Long, who is coming off of a second ACL tear. ***PHOTO1*** The visit was straight and to the point -- the Giants knew he was still...

2015 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Offensive Line
July 28th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 30th (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

Kevin Gilbride: New York Giants’ Offensive Line Could Hold Eli Manning Back
July 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride is impressed with his successors offensive system, telling NFL Network on Tuesday that is now appears as if Ben McAdoo, Eli Manning & Co. have finally worked out all of the kinks. ***PHOTO1*** Unfortunately for the Giants however, that does not mean everything is...

Potential New York Giants Supplemental Draft Prospect: OT Isaiah Battle, Clemson
June 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants still have issues along their offensive line and have been exploring some options via free agency (Jake Long, Evan Mathis). For the time being however, they appear poised to go with rookie Ereck Flowers at left tackle despite their desire to start him out at right...

Unfazed and Confident, Marshall Newhouse is Ready to Start at Right Tackle for New York Giants
June 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The loss of starting left tackle Will Beatty, who suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights, sparked a chain reaction across the New York Giants' offensive line and resulted in several question marks and several positional shifts. And while absolutely nothing is set in stone as of yet, the...

New York Giants Sign First-Round Pick Ereck Flowers
June 18th, 2015 at 4:43 PM
Just a few short days ago, first-round offensive lineman Ereck Flowers, who has been negotiating his own contract, said a deal was close between he and the New York Giants. That statement wasn't made in jest and on Thursday, mere hours after the conclusion of minicamp, the team officially announced...

Giants’ Will Beatty Expects to Return 100 Percent; Hopes He Doesn’t Get Lost in the Shuffle
June 17th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants left tackle Will Beatty will remained sidelined for an additional five months as he recovers from a torn pectoral muscle -- something he calls a "freak accident" -- but maintains that his goal is to return at "100 percent" sometime this season. ***PHOTO1*** "I was talking to the doctor,...

Ereck Flowers Says Contract Negotiations with New York Giants are “Going Good”
June 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The NFL's rookie wage scale has made signing draft picks a relative breeze for most teams, and given that there's very little to negotiate, most signings take place within a couple weeks of the conclusion of the NFL Draft. However, for the New York Giants and first-round pick Ereck Flowers,...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Pressure Already Mounting for Ereck Flowers
June 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue has what amounts to another off day today, but will return (with media availability) on Monday as they resume Organized Team Activities (OTAs). The week will consist of four practices -- with only Wednesday off -- and then they will move ahead...

Giants’ Justin Pugh, Marshall Newhouse Each Ranked on Matt Miller’s “Top 35 Right Tackles” List
June 6th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
With the loss of starting left tackle Will Beatty (torn pec), the New York Giants face a very difficult situation in determining his replacement. As it stands, they have placed first-round rookie Ereck Flowers on the left side and Marshall Newhouse on the right side. Accordingly, they have moved Justin...