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New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for Week 15
December 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Another week, another award for New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., who has now been named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for his Week 15 performance against the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** Against the Redskins, Beckham Jr. hauled in a career-high 12 receptions for 143 yards and another career-high...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Favored to Win 2014 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award
December 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In the 2014 season, there have been a lot of cases made from some of the rookie wide receivers to win the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award in the 2014 season; Kelvin Benjamin of the Carolina Panthers and Mike Evans of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are two of...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Says Doctors are Amazed at His Quick Recovery
December 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has been recovering from a torn patellar tendon for the better part of 10 weeks now, and while he still has a long road of rehab ahead, Cruz said on Thursday during a visit to The Rachael Ray Show that doctors are amazed...

New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle is Enjoying “The Odell Show”
December 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's not just fans and media who are tuning in every weekend to watch New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., but athletes from all across the country and any number of different sports -- and that does not preclude his teammates on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** "It's miraculous what he...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Benched in Victory Over Redskins; Eli Manning not Pleased
December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the second time in three weeks, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin benched third-year receiver Rueben Randle in the first quarter of a game; this one being in the first quarter of the team's 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Randle was also benched two weeks ago...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’ll Lose Sleep Over Muffed Punt, Dropped Pass
December 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In 10 games this season, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has not done much wrong. But despite an impressive 12-catch, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday, the rookie did make a few mistakes. And while speaking after the game, Beckham Jr....

Washington Redskins Cornerbacks Downplay Odell Beckham Jr. After He Embarrassed Them
December 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After each impressive performance this season, opponents have come out and openly praised New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Even Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, who offers kudos to few, has raved about how talented the youngster is. But following a 24-13 loss to the Giants on...

Emergence of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Take Pressure Off Victor Cruz
December 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
If there has been one highlight about this disappointing season for the New York Giants, it has undoubtedly been rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' 2014 first-round draft pick has surely opened the eyes of many, as the future looks very bright for the young wide receiver. The talent level...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Motivated by Fellow Rookie Class
December 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants first-round pick Odell Beckham Jr. has been nothing short of spectacular this season and he aims to be even better. If one were to take a peek into the rookie’s locker, he or she would discover a stat sheet of the Top 10 rookie receivers this season. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo on Rueben Randle: “He’s Been a Little Bit Streaky”
December 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Coming into the 2014 regular season, wide receiver Rueben Randle was expected to mature into a larger role for the New York Giants and, thus far, that has happened, with Randle being targeted an impressive 101 times through Week 14. ***PHOTO1*** The problem? Randle's production hasn't gotten any better despite the larger...

Washington Redskins’ Jay Gruden on Odell Beckham Jr.: He’s One of the League’s Best
December 11th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Unless you've been living under a rock, everyone is starting to discover just how talented Odell Beckham Jr. is for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** While the average fan knows him as "the guy who made that amazing catch" three weeks ago against the Dallas Cowboys, Giants fans have watched a talented...

Hall of Fame Puts Jersey of Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. on Display in Canton
December 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has warned against putting rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. into the Pro Football Hall of Fame after only nine career games, but someone in Canton, Ohio wasn't listening. In one of their newest displays, the Pro Football Hall of Fame has decided to...

Mike Francesa is the Only Person Alive not Impressed with Odell Beckham Jr.
December 8th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
In between his on-air naps, WFAN host Mike Francesa decided to target New York Giants rookie wide receiver, Odell Beckham Jr., earlier this week because, apparently, he's done nothing to impress the big guy and he's not buying into the hype. ***PHOTO1*** "Let’s face it. In the grand scheme of things, what...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Already Rewriting League, Franchise Record Books
December 8th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants exited the tunnels on Sunday morning for their warmups prior to kickoff against the Tennessee Titans, field level seating had already begun to fill up, particularly near the endzones and along the sidelines. So, what was the attraction bringing hardcore tailgaters into the stadium early?...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Can Throw, Too: Video
December 8th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Is there anything Odell Beckham Jr. can't do? We've already seen the New York Giants rookie wide receiver haul in some of the most impressive catches any of us may ever see, and we also witnessed him kicking 30+ yard solo field goals early last week. But in a 36-7...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. on Zach Mettenberger: “He’s as Tough as They Come”
December 7th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
As the New York Giants and Tennessee Titans square off on Sunday, two rookies from LSU will be taking the field for their respective teams. Both former Tigers are looking forward to playing against each other, although they will not be on the field at the same time. But, at...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Can Kick Field Goals, Too: Video
December 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
At this point in the season, we've all bore witness to the incredible athletic ability of New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., as highlighted by his once in a lifetime touchdown reception against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 12. But beyond his on-field displays and impressive hands,...

LeBron James Offers up Some Advice for New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
December 4th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
When Cleveland Cavaliers superstar, LeBron James, tweeted at Odell Beckham Jr. following his remarkable one-handed touchdown catch against the Dallas Cowboys, the New York Giants rookie wide receiver was star struck. After all, he had no shame in admitting that James was one of his favorite athletes. It's also why...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named NFL Offensive Rookie of Month for November
December 4th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The month of November was a complete nightmare for the New York Giants, losing countless players to various injuries and experiencing an 0-5 record as part of their current seven-game losing streak. But out of the shadows came one small shining light by way of wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.,...

Tennessee Titans’ Zach Mettenberger on Odell Beckham Jr. Catch: “He’s Had Better”
December 3rd, 2014 at 4:15 PM
Do you think Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed touchdown grab against the Dallas Cowboys was the best you've ever seen? Well, Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger, who played with OBJ at LSU, disagrees. In fact, he says he's seen several catches courtesy of OBJ that would rate higher in his opinion. ***PHOTO1*** "He...