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Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Pays Homage to the Departed Will Beatty: “You Made Me Better”
February 11th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants announced that they had released long-time veteran tackle Will Beatty, a former second-round pick of the team in 2009. They also revealed that fellow offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz had been released, while linebacker Jon Beason officially announced his retirement from the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz, Will Beatty Among Those Now on the Potential Cut Clock
February 9th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
The 2015-2016 NFL season is now officially over and the 2016-2017 season has officially begun. Almost immediately, teams around the league began making cuts as they prepare for the upcoming free agency period. ***PHOTO1*** While the New York Giants have not yet even announced their full coaching staff, it's safe to assume...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Hopes to Put His Foot and Ankle Injuries Behind Him
February 5th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz, who signed a four-year, $16.8 million deal in 2014, has yet to provide the stability the Giants were hoping for when they brought him onboard. That's because Schwartz has not been healthy, even when he has suited up, which was only 13 times...

Pro Football Focus Grades New York Giants’ Offensive Line as 20th in NFL
January 21st, 2016 at 11:55 AM
The 2015 season got off to a rough start before it even officially began for the New York Giants' offensive line, as the unit lost starting left tackle Will Beatty to a torn pectoral prior to mini-camp. They ultimately decided to move rookie first-round pick Ereck Flowers to the left...

Giants’ Ereck Flowers, Will Tye & Landon Collins Named to NFL Network’s 2015 All-Rookie Team
January 21st, 2016 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants tight end Will Tye and safety Landon Collins were each named to the PFWA All-Rookie Team earlier this week, so it should come as no surprise that they've also each been named to the NFL Network All-Rookie Team. Only this time, they had a friend and fellow...

Pro Football Focus: New York Giants’ Ereck Flowers the Worst Pass Blocker in NFL
January 4th, 2016 at 11:10 AM
New York Giants left tackle Ereck Flowers did not have the kind of rookie season he would have liked. In fact, due to a series of repeated and lingering ankle injuries, Flowers struggled tremendously down the stretch despite being praised for his toughness. The rookie capped off his inaugural year with...

New York Giants Rookie LT Ereck Flowers Displays Grit by Playing Through Ankle Injury
December 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
For the second consecutive week, New York Giants LT Ereck Flowers was forced to leave the game. He was questionable going into Monday night's game against the Miami Dolphins with a high ankle sprain and probably should not have played. The Giants are hopeful he will improve enough to face...

Injuries to the Offensive Line Have Forced the Giants to Test Their Roster Depth
December 12th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants' offensive line has gone through a transformation due to injuries, thrusting rookies and seldom-used players into the starting lineup this season. ***PHOTO1*** With starters Will Beatty (pec, PUP) and Geoff Schwartz (leg, IR) gone for the season and Weston Richburg and Justin Pugh missing time along the way,...

New York Giants Don’t Rule Out Returning Justin Pugh to Right Tackle Against Jets
December 5th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants will already be without starting guard Geoff Schwartz on Sunday against the New York Jets after he was lost for the season with a broken leg. There's also a strong chance they'll be without starting right tackle Marshall Newhouse, who hasn't practiced this week due to...

Giants’ Justin Pugh, Weston Richburg Improving; Could Play Against the Jets on Sunday
December 3rd, 2015 at 2:49 PM
The New York Giants are experiencing flux once again on their offensive line as they prepare to face a crucial test this week against the New York Jets and their prominent defensive front. ***PHOTO1*** Offensive lineman Justin Pugh (concussion) may be ready to return and began working lightly on Wednesday. Center Weston...