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Washington Redskins’ Josh Norman to Odell Beckham Jr.: “See You Twice a Year, Bro”
May 2nd, 2016 at 12:11 PM
The war of words between New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman have ceased a bit in recent weeks, but in a penned column for "The Players' Tribune," Norman seemed to fire them back up. ***PHOTO1*** Interestingly however, Norman also took some shots at those...

Terron Beckham, Cousin of Odell Beckham Jr., Will Tryout for New York Jets
May 1st, 2016 at 2:55 PM
As the 2016 NFL Draft concluded, teams rushed to sign their targeted undrafted rookie free agents (UDFA) and invite other players to their respective mini-camps on a tryout basis. Among those to receive an invite was Terron Beckham, the now famous bodybuilding cousin of New York Giants star wide receiver...

New York Giants See a “Young Victor Cruz” in Rookie WR Sterling Shepard
April 29th, 2016 at 9:03 PM
New York Giants rookie second-round pick, wide receiver Sterling Shepard, took nearly 70% of his snaps from the slot position in 2015. And while he insists he can and will play on the outside, General Manager Jerry Reese repeatedly referred to him as a "slot receiver." In fact, both Reese...

2016 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Oklahoma WR Sterling Shepard
April 29th, 2016 at 7:47 PM
With their second-round pick (No. 40 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft, as announced by retired running back Rodney Hampton, the New York Giants select Oklahoma wide receiver Sterling Shepard. ***PHOTO1*** "This was an easy pick for us," General Manager Jerry Reese said. "He's just everything you want in a slot wide...

New York Giants WR Ben Edwards Diagnosed with Mild Knee Sprain
April 29th, 2016 at 4:10 PM
It was just the second day of voluntary mini-camp practice when New York Giants wide receiver Ben Edwards went down with a leg injury and had to be carted off. Previously, running back Orleans Darkwa had gone down with a "minor" fracture in his tibia. ***PHOTO1*** It is a common theme for...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Victor Cruz: He Looks Like His Old Self
April 27th, 2016 at 3:19 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has declared himself 100 percent healed from a calf injury that kept him out during the 2015 season, while head coach Ben McAdoo seemed to imply he could have played a game this week if the team had one. But perhaps the most...

New York Giants’ Ben Edwards Carted Off with Leg Injury in Second Mini-Camp Practice
April 27th, 2016 at 12:41 PM
The New York Giants are only two days into their three-day voluntary mini-camp and they're already down two players. In addition to running back Orleans Darkwa being lost for a month due to a "minor" fracture in his tibia, Big Blue also lost wide receiver Ben Edwards on Wednesday after...

Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. not Interested in Discussing That Cornerback from Washington
April 26th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Josh Norman who? That's essentially what New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. asked on Tuesday when the team reported for the first day of a voluntary three-day mini-camp. Neither he nor fellow wide receiver Victor Cruz were interested in talking about the newly signed Washington Redskins cornerback, saying his...

Redskins’ Josh Norman on Facing Odell Beckham Jr.: “Whatever Happens That Day, Happens”
April 25th, 2016 at 3:45 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hasn't publicly discussed what he anticipates will happen the next time he lines up across from cornerback Josh Norman, but head coach Ben McAdoo, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan and quarterback Eli Manning have. Heck, even co-owner Steve Tisch has. They all agree: the...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Odell Beckham Jr. Crack NFLPA’s Top 50 Player Sales List
April 25th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
On Monday, the NFLPA announced the Top 50 Players Sales List from the conclusion of the 2014-2015 season, which ran from March 1, 2015 through February 29, 2016. And the No. 1 spot went to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, which inadvertently was the best news he was due...