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New York Giants Targeting Start of Training Camp in July for Victor Cruz to Return
May 24th, 2016 at 10:32 AM
On Monday, it was the start of Organized Team Activities for the New York Giants and while he was in the building and on the field for the team, Victor Cruz was not taking part in drills and instead, was seen off to the side. ***PHOTO1*** Cruz, who is working his way...

Making the Case for New York Giants to Strongly Consider Signing Anquan Boldin
May 23rd, 2016 at 1:44 PM
Earlier in the offseason, the New York Giants had talked about looking to get a tall wide receiver in the offseason to replace the departed Reuben Randle in free agency. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants did address the wide receiver position in the 2016 NFL Draft when they took Sterling Shepard in the second...

Rex Ryan Claims He Tried to Trade With Giants for Odell Beckham Jr. When With the Jets
May 21st, 2016 at 12:20 PM
Rex Ryan says a lot of things that get a lot of attention, most of them are headline grabbing things and he did a lot of that when he was the former head coach of the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** So even after almost two years of being relieved as the coach...

New Orleans Saints Worked Out New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks on Wednesday
May 18th, 2016 at 2:19 PM
Heading into the middle of May, Hakeem Nicks has still yet to find work in the NFL after making a second stint with the New York Giants in the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** Back in April, Nicks had a tryout and workout with the Cincinnati Bengals, but nothing ever came of it, as...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Feeling Almost Completely Healthy; Ready to Return After Almost Two-Year Absence
May 13th, 2016 at 3:31 PM
It's been almost two years since Victor Cruz has seen the football field for the New York Giants. Most remember the last image of Cruz when he was on the turf in Philadelphia and being taken away on a cart, as most knew the injury he suffered wasn't good. ***PHOTO1*** A torn...

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...