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New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Encouraged by the “Progress” on Offense
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It may not have been too pretty out of the gate, but the new-look New York Giants offense finally showed a little something during the final 2:00 of the first half on Friday night against the New York Jets, as they proceeded to drive the ball 91-yards down the field,...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz, Marcus Harris Suffer “Serious” Injuries in Victory Over Jets
August 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's the same story year after year after year: when the New York Giants meet the New York Jets in the annual MetLife Bowl, many injuries are suffered. Friday's 35-24 victory over Gang Green was no different as both offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz and wide receiver Marcus Harris went down...

New York Giants’ Corey Washington: We’ve Seen the Player, Now Let’s See the Person
August 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
“What makes you smile?” asked Theresa Villano of Pro Player Insiders to Corey Washington. “Life man!” replied Corey, who at the time this interview was conducted was attempting to impress NFL scouts at his college’s pro day. ***PHOTO1*** Just four months ago, Corey Washington was in the early process of attempting to...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Ruled Out Vs. New York Jets with Hamstring Soreness
August 19th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Despite New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin stating that Odell Beckham Jr. was fine after leaving practice on Monday with what looked like to be a tweak of his hamstring, the team is not taking any chances in re-aggravating the injury. ***PHOTO1*** Coughlin announced after Tuesday's practice that while Beckham did...

New York Giants Witnessing a “Third String Renaissance” This Preseason
August 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Over the last few years, we've seen what we can call a “Third String Renaissance” of sorts for the New York Giants. The undrafted free agents make themselves known and have fans, coaches and commentators scratching their heads wondering how they were not picked up by a team in...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Says Odell Beckham Jr. is Fine After Hamstring Injury Scare
August 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, Odell Beckham Jr. was taking reps for the New York Giants during practice in preparation for the team's fourth preseason game against the New York Jets. Beckham made a catch and run, but that wasn't what caught everyone's attention on Monday; it was what happened afterwards with Beckham...

Corey Washington Has Already Earned His Way onto New York Giants’ 53-Man Roster
August 18th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Leading up to Saturday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, several lingering holdouts were not yet convinced that wide receiver Corey Washington had earned himself a spot on the New York Giants' 53-man roster. However, even prior to his third consecutive game-winning touchdown catch, Washington had already done enough to put...

New York Giants Dealing with Organizational Split on Jerrel Jernigan: Report
August 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have a number of tough decisions to make as two cutdown days near, and among them is what to do at the wide receiver positional. Initially, the position seemed rather cut and cry, but after the emergence of both Corey Washington and Marcus Harris, coupled with...

Odell Beckham Jr. Won’t Play for New York Giants on Saturday Vs. Indianapolis Colts
August 14th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Despite returning to practice this week for the first time since battling a nagging hamstring injury that kept him out for the better part of three weeks, fans of the New York Giants will have to wait at least a week to see the debut of Odell Beckham, Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Giants head...

New York Giants’ Mario Manningham Trying to Move on from Super Bowl XLVI Catch
August 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There are certainly worse things you could be remembered for -- ask any Star Trek actor or actress -- but New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham is tired of hearing about his catch in Super Bowl XLVI. Rather, the veteran receiver is just focused on healing up, making plays...

Odell Beckham Jr. Thinks New York Giants’ Offense Will Be One of Best in the League
August 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With Odell Beckham Jr. now back in pads and practicing for the New York Giants after a nagging hamstring injury kept him on the sidelines for the better part of three weeks, he's now making his presence felt ... especially with his words ***VIDEO1*** The Giants' first-round pick, who was brought in...

What are the Reasons Behind New York Giants’ Slow Offensive Start?
August 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants offense has been far from the well-oiled machine that many were hoping it would be after last year when the machine was never able to get started. Despite the addition of four new starting offensive linemen, a top pick at wide receiver and a new offensive...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Hakeem Nicks’ Character Questioning Took a Toll on Him
August 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
All off-season long, Victor Cruz lobbied for the New York Giants to re-sign his teammate and good friend Hakeem Nicks, but the two sides seemed ready to move on from each other after five years together. ***VIDEO1*** It had been almost two years since Nicks looked like a number one receiver and...

Odell Beckham Jr. Cleared to Return to Giants Practice on Monday; Will Take Part in Individuals
August 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Thus far, the New York Giants haven't been able to use their first round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. in practice nor in their first two preseason games due to a hamstring injury that has kept him on the sidelines for nearly three weeks. ***VIDEO1*** That will change come Monday though, as...

New York Giants not Yet Ready to Panic Over Sputtering New-Look Offense
August 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may have won the game, but with the exception of Curtis Painter in the fourth quarter and a huge run by Rashad Jennings early on, their new-look West Coast-style offense took a step back on Saturday. ***VIDEO1*** The passing game was essentially non-existent, penalties killed drives and there...

Corey Washington: I Can Be a “Playmaker” for the New York Giants
August 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After hauling in a 73-yard touchdown pass against the Buffalo Bills, it was hard to ignore him. After hauling in an impressive game-winning touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it will now become impossible to ignore him. New York Giants wide receiver Corey Washington is officially on the map, officially opening...

New York Giants’ Marcus Harris not Feeling Pressure, Enjoying the Spotlight
August 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants took the field for practice this past Wednesday night, wide receiver Marcus Harris was met with "Sooupppp!" chants. It's something that didn't register at first, with the youngster assuming the fans were actually chanting "Cruuuzzz!" for fellow wideout Victor Cruz. However, it eventually sunk in...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says His Return is “Around the Corner” but Can’t Reach Top Speed Yet
August 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been "close" to returning from a lingering hamstring injury for the better part of two weeks now. But, apparently, this time he really is close to returning. And only moments after head coach Tom Coughlin expressed some encouragement with his progress,...

Victor Cruz is “Begging” for More Reps, but New York Giants Trying to Keep Him Healthy
August 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has played a relatively quiet role thus far in training camp, and he was essentially non-existent in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game against the Buffalo Bills. And, as it turns out, that is by design. ***VIDEO1*** "I’m begging for more reps out here...

New York Giants’ Peyton Hillis Out “A While” with Ankle Injury
August 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Initially, it looked as if the injury suffered by New York Giants running back Peyton Hillis on Tuesday night was not serious. However, as head coach Tom Coughlin addressed the media on Wednesday, he revealed that it was a lot more serious than anyone had originally realized, adding that the...