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New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 11
November 18th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 5.2 Points Last Game: 11.32 Points Despite having an improved and...

New York Giants’ Quintin Demps Will Reassume Kickoff Return Role with Michael Cox on IR
November 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The loss of Michael Cox (broken leg) not only impacted the New York Giants at the running back position, but also caused them a hit on Special Teams and, specifically, on kickoff returns. ***PHOTO1*** Although safety Quintin Demps (along with the long since released Trindon Holliday) were brought in to provide a...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 10
November 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 11.32 Points Last Game: 22.16 Points Despite going up against a...

New York Giants Workout Punter Robert Malone as Potential Insurance: Report
November 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants anxiously await the status of starting punter Steve Weatherford -- who is currently listed as probable -- for Sunday’s showdown against the reigning Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks. But, in the event Weatherford (ankle/back) doesn't feel good enough to punt after the cross-country flight, the Giants...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Doubtful Vs. Seattle Seahawks; Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable
November 7th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 10 injury report on Friday, and for the first time in quite a while, no one has been officially ruled out. However, any lingering hopes that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) will play against the Seattle Seahawks should be put aside as...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 9
November 5th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 22.16 Points Last Game: 23.02 Points Eli Manning had a good...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford, Daniel Fells, Preston Parker & Weston Richburg Also Injured in Loss to Colts
November 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed by the Indianapolis Colts to the tune of 40-24 on Monday night, but adding injury to insult, the team also suffered the crushing loss of cornerback Prince Amukamara, who will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn biceps. Unfortunately for Big...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Former New York Giants KR/WR Trindon Holliday
October 22nd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
After making waves as an exciting kick returner with the Denver Broncos in 2013, Trindon Holliday never got a chance to take the field for the New York Giants due to a hamstring injury that kept him on the sidelines for the duration of training camp and the preseason. He,...

Mistake-Plagued New York Giants Have Become Their Own Worst Enemy
October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be dealing with another year of significant injuries, but their 3-4 record heading into the bye week cannot be blamed on that. Rather, their four losses can really only be blamed on one thing: themselves. ***PHOTO1*** Through seven weeks of the season, the Giants have seen many...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 6
October 14th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 6.34 Points Last Week: 15.7 Points Okay, Eli did not have...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Likely to Get Some Opportunities in the Return Game
October 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It didn’t take long for Odell Beckham Jr. to get his first NFL touchdown, scoring in his very first NFL game. Now, this week, the New York Giants are already thinking of ways to get the speedster more touches. And although offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo said they would ease the...

New York Giants Release WR/KR Trindon Holliday from Injured Reserve: Report
October 6th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Last week, the New York Giants released former Super Bowl hero Mario Manningham, who had been placed on season-ending injured reserve (IR) during the preseason and had his second stint on the team cut short. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, the Giants cut ties with another player who was also on season-ending injured reserve...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 5
October 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 15.7 Points Last Week: 32.1 Points You would be hard-pressed to...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “A Lot of Preparation” Has Gone into Stopping Devin Hester
October 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have had 10 full, uninterrupted days to prepare for their game against the Atlanta Falcons. Many will argue that the Giants have a greater chance to beat the Falcons than the other way around. New York's offense has been making strides in the last two weeks...

Denver Broncos Keep Brandon McManus Over Matt Prater; Giants Gets Conditional 7th Rounder
October 3rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
In the summer, Josh Brown was able to edge out Brandon McManus for the New York Giants kicking job and the team was likely to release McManus, but instead of just cutting him, the Giants were able to get something for him. ***PHOTO1*** Because of Matt Prater's four-game suspension following an arrest...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 4
September 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 32.1 Points Last Week: 17.26 Points Eli Manning, riding on the...

New York Giants’ Josh Brown Kicks Urban Field Goals to Kick Cystic Fibrosis: Video
September 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In "an effort to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for cystic fibrosis," Tommy Bahama has teamed up with New York Giants kicker Josh Brown and his "GoodFor3" foundation, and will be hosting “Kick Cystic Fibrosis with Josh Brown” video shoots across the country. Some of these surprise...

Can 2014 New York Giants Thrive Under Pressure and Erase the Doubt?
September 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
An 0-2 start. Many New York Giants fans have seen this before, so many aren't ready to throw in the towel on their team's chances just yet. We all know what can happen when we begin to question this team and start to stack the odds against them. When the...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Re-Injures Foot, Walter Thurmond III Injures Pec in Loss to Cardinals
September 15th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants may have lost more than just the game to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday as both linebacker Jon Beason and cornerback Walter Thurmond III left the game with potentially serious injuries. ***PHOTO1*** For Beason, the news is about as bad as it can get. Head coach Tom Coughlin...