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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...