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New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Heavy Favorite to Land No. 3 Wide Receiver Role in 2013
February 13th, 2013 at 3:56 PM
The New York Giants took two skill position players at the top of the 2012 NFL draft that contributed promising, yet inconsistent performances throughout their inaugural seasons in Blue. David Wilson showed potential as a kick returner and a big play running back, while Rueben Randle torched Philadelphia Eagles' cornerback...

New York Giants TE Coach Mike Pope Sees Huge Room For Improvement in Adrien Robinson
August 9th, 2012 at 2:52 PM
There was a sense of excitement when the New York Giants selected tight end Adrien Robinson with in the fourth-round of the 2012 NFL draft. His size, strength, and athleticism gave his coaches, teammates, and fans reason to believe that he can one day become a starting tight end for...

New York Giants, Rookie OT Matt McCants Agree to Terms
May 10th, 2012 at 6:42 AM
The New York Giants and rookie offensive tackle Matt McCants, who was a sixth-round pick (201st overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, have agreed to terms. ***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports the deal could be finalized as early as Thursday when rookies arrive for meetings and to...

New York Mets’ David Wright Excited to See David Wilson in the Big Apple
May 2nd, 2012 at 10:53 AM
When the New York Giants drafted Virginia Tech running back David Wilson in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, it made for a lot of very happy people. Among them was New York Mets third baseman David Wright, a native of Norfolk, Virginia. ***PHOTO1*** “We exchanged a few texts,” Wright...

What Elements Do David Wilson and Rueben Randle Bring to New York Giants Offense?
May 1st, 2012 at 4:43 PM
The New York Giants added two new weapons to their offensive attack in the first two rounds of the 2012 NFL Draft in running back David Wilson of Virginia Tech and wide receiver Rueben Randle of LSU. The two will help offset the losses of Mario Manningham and Brandon Jacobs...

New York Giants Rookies Better Ready Themselves for a Lesson in “All In”
April 30th, 2012 at 10:46 AM
Most of the NFL world is post-2012 NFL Draft, trying to build up and/or reload for the upcoming season. The World Champion New York Giants have been here before. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue players re-convened at the Timex Performance Center recently for brief off-season workouts (as OTA’s have begun) and are already on...

New York Giants Rookie Jayron Hosley: ‘College Game was Getting Too Easy for Me’
April 29th, 2012 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants drafted cornerback Jayron Hosley out of Virginia Tech in the third-round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Immediately following the selection, General Manager Jerry Reese referred to the rookie as "athletically arrogant," comparing his on-field skill to that of Adam "Pacman" Jones. ***PHOTO1*** As it turns out, Hosley fits...

New York Giants Select DT Markus Kuhn in Round 7 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2012 at 6:47 PM
With their sixth (239th overall) and final pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected defensive tackle Markus Kuhn from North Carolina State. ***VIDEO1*** Kuhn has a unique blend of size and speed, having posted a 4.89 40-yards dash, while managing 28 reps at...

New York Giants Select OT Matt McCants in Round 6 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2012 at 5:06 PM
With their sixth pick (201st overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected offensive tackle Matt McCants out of UAB. ***VIDEO1*** McCants was a three-year starter at AUB and earned All-Conference USA first-team honors his senior season. His frame is ideal for the position,...

New York Giants Select T Brandon Mosley in Round 4 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2012 at 1:43 PM
With their fifth pick (131st overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected tackle Brandon Mosley out of Auburn. ***PHOTO1*** Mosley (6'6'', 315 lbs.), who originally signed as a defensive end/tight end and then converted to tackle, played on the right side of the...

New York Giants Select TE Adrien Robinson in Round 4 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2012 at 1:33 PM
With their fourth pick (127th overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected tight end Adrien Robinson out of Cincinnati. ***PHOTO1*** A completely raw prospect with only one year of starting experience, Robinson is a ways away from contributing on the field. He'll likely...

2012 NFL Draft: Rounds 4-7 Live
April 28th, 2012 at 11:00 AM
In the blink of an eye, the 2012 NFL Draft is nearing its end. Day three is now upon us and that means the rush of rounds four through seven are about to begin. Over the next seven hours, the job of every scout and General Manager in the game...

Rueben Randle, Jayron Hosley Represent Incredible Value for New York Giants
April 28th, 2012 at 6:57 AM
The New York Giants continued to bolster the support group around their "big three" of Eli Manning, Hakeem Nicks, and Victor Cruz on offense on day two of the 2012 NFL draft, as they added LSU wide receiver Rueben Randle in the second round. The Giants made it clear how...

New York Giants Select CB Jayron Hosley in Round 3 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 27th, 2012 at 10:57 PM
With their third pick (94th overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected cornerback Jayron Hosley out of Virginia Tech. ***PHOTO1*** In 2010, Hosley led the nation with nine interceptions. However, he was also one of a handful of prospects who failed a drug...

2012 NFL Draft: Round 3 Live
April 27th, 2012 at 9:41 PM
Day two of the 2012 NFL Draft is drawing rapidly to a close as round three is already underway. If history is any indication, now is when quality franchises begin to build Super Bowl contending teams. It's all about how well the scouts have done their jobs, plus just a...

New York Giants Select WR Rueben Randle in Round 2 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 27th, 2012 at 9:13 PM
With their second pick (63rd overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected LSU wide receiver Rueben Randle. ***PHOTO1*** From Hazem Kiswani's wide receiver rankings: Tall and athletic receiver with excellent ball skills. Crafty route runner who plays with good awareness and knows how to...

2012 NFL Draft: Round 2 Live
April 27th, 2012 at 6:15 PM
The 2012 NFL Draft got off to a predictable start with the Indianapolis Colts selecting Andrew Luck followed by Robert Griffin III being taken by the Washington Redskins. That's where the predictability ended, however. Due in large part to the new rookie wage scale, round one saw more trades than...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Brings Home-Run Threat, High Character to Big Apple
April 27th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants selected Virginia Tech running back David Wilson with the 32nd pick of the 2012 NFL draft, a big step in the effort to bolster a running game that ranked worst in the NFL in 2011. Wilson broke former Giant Tiki Barber's ACC record for all-purpose yards his final...

New York Giants Select RB David Wilson in Round 1 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 26th, 2012 at 11:04 PM
With their first pick (32nd overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected running back David Wilson out of Virginia Tech. ***PHOTO1*** From Hazem Kiswani's Pre-Draft Running Back rankings: An explosive athlete with outstanding acceleration to reach that rare "second gear", Wilson also plays the...

2012 NFL Draft: Round 1 Live
April 26th, 2012 at 6:46 PM
Ladies and gentlemen, it's time! The 2012 NFL Draft is upon and the Indianapolis Colts are officially on the clock. As round one progresses into the night, we will update this article will the appropriate news/picks, and when the New York Giants select (or trade) at pick #32, we will...