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2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 7 Recap
July 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants returned to the practice field in full pads for the second consecutive day on Monday and wasted little time in getting right to work. With an actual game only a few short days away, Big Blue looked to refine some things on offense and ready their...

New York Giants Kicking Competition Personal, but All Business for Josh Brown, Brandon McManus
July 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
A year removed from arguably his best season as a professional kicker, Josh Brown suddenly finds himself in a heated competition for the New York Giants' kicking job. It's the first time in his NFL career he's truly had to beat someone else out for the starting job, but not...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 6 Recap
July 27th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
After a brief day off, the New York Giants returned to the practice field on Sunday and did so in full pads for the first time since training camp officially began earlier this week. Practice was, as expected, a little more aggressive than it had been earlier this week, and...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 5 Recap
July 25th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
For the first time since reporting to training camp on Monday, the New York Giants were wearing their shoulder pads on Friday afternoon. And while full pads won't come until Sunday, it didn't stop the team from making sure things were cracking under the warm summer sun. It was a...

New York Giants Embracing New Technology, Menu & “Recovery Stretch” to Reduce Injuries
July 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
A year ago, the New York Giants were among seven NFL teams who joined the client list of Catapult Sports, a sport science and analytics company who supply wearable GPS tracking devices devised to "provide objective data on athlete performance." ***VIDEO1*** On Thursday, the team introduced (at least to the media) a...

New York Giants Release First “Unofficial” Depth Chart of 2014
July 24th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As they entered their fourth day of training camp, the New York Giants officially announced their very first "unofficial" depth chart for 2014. Yes, you read that right -- they officially announced their "unofficial" depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** The training camp depth chart is nothing new for the Giants (or any NFL team...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 4 Recap
July 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
After a violent round of storms rolled through the area on Wednesday night, temperatures were much cooler as the New York Giants took the field for their third training camp practice on Thursday afternoon. However, things heated up quickly as the first fight of camp broke out, appearing to feature...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 3 Recap
July 23rd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
The New York Giants gathered on the field under a beating sun with temperatures exceeding 90-degree for the second consecutive day. Their fingers cross for no more heat-related issues, and with most players from the previous day having returned, they hit the field a little early and got right to...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Early 53-Man Roster Prediction
July 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With New York Giants training camp now officially underway, and having completed our long series of training camp previews, the tallies are in and our initial 53-man roster prediction is set. Obviously, things were forced to change a bit as the result of Chris Snee's retirement, and other factors are...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 2 Recap
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Temperatures approached 90 degrees in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Tuesday as the New York Giants took the field for their very first training camp practice. And although the team was only in shells, excitement and enthusiasm was in the air as they got their first real taste of the...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Special Teams
July 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Many Jobs up for Grabs as Training Camp Nears
July 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! We are now officially inside of a week until the start of training camp. As we continue to aid you in passing time, here are some mornig headlines to enjoy over your first cup of coffee. ***VIDEO1*** NY Giants Have Plenty of Jobs Up for Grabs...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Fresh Legs a Big Plus for Big Blue
July 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the second-to-last week without football! To get you started today, we offer the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Giants' Biggest Key to Success The biggest key to the New York Giants' success over the next three years is a player...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Special Teams Rising from the Ashes
July 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! We're a little more than two weeks away from the start of training camp, and although it feels as if it's taking forever, we are slowly getting there. As we look to pass another day, we share the following headlines for you to enjoy...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Has Worst Quarterbacks in NFC East?
July 2nd, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! As we creep up on the July 4th holiday, it moves us that much closer to the start of NFL training camps and the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. Tick Tock, Tick Tock. In the mean time, please enjoy these headlines over your...

New York Giants by the Numbers: Which Positions Most Likely to Be Trimmed During Final Cuts?
June 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Most folks don’t feel like they’re expendable. However, talk to most of the guys sitting on a current 90-man roster (or even years/retired from one) and they’ll tell you differently. It may be downtime from football for most, but not the New York Giants' players. ***VIDEO1*** Some have turned to the “other”...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Bruce Johnson Gearing up for CFL Debut
June 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! There will be some good articles heading your way today, but in the mean time, enjoy your first coffee over the following morning headlines. ***VIDEO1*** Former New York Giants DB Johnson figures he's ready for Ricky Ray Ricky Ray? Blue Bomber Bruce Johnson has heard of him....

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Expect a Kicker Competition in Training Camp?
June 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! As we head into the final day of the weekend, we present you the following morning headlines to read over a nice fresh cup of coffee. Enjoy! ***VIDEO1*** Robert Ayers Enjoys Homecoming with Giants Robert Ayers, the Jersey City native who played high school football for one...

Odell Beckham Jr. May Return Kicks, Punts for New York Giants in 2014
June 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants may have added a plethora of players capable of returning both kicks and punts this offseason, but once the regular season officially begins, there's a legitimate chance that absolutely none of them will be task with that duty. Rather, rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Marcus Harris in Wide Receiver Mix for Big Blue
June 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Welcome to the weekend, New York Giants fans! Enjoy the nice weather and the brief downtime because next week will be a busy one for Big Blue. In the mean time, enjoy that fresh cup of Saturday morning coffee over the following headlines. And then be sure to check back...