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New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Been Working with Odell Beckham Jr. One-On-One
September 30th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have yet to have Odell Beckham Jr. on the field for a regular season game, but the speedy rookie is getting closer and closer to his first game while trying to get over a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** While the team anticipates the return/debut of their 2014 first-round pick...

Atlanta Falcons Center Joe Hawley Unlikely to Play Vs. New York Giants Due to Knee Injury
September 30th, 2014 at 6:15 AM
During Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons center Joe Hawley was carted off the field and ruled out immediately after his injury. As his MRI results are still being determined, the likeliness of Hawley playing on Sunday against the Giants is very slim. ***PHOTO1*** The 25-year-old's injury is likely knee-related,...

Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. Practice for Giants on Monday; Both Could Play Vs. Falcons
September 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
As the New York Giants returned to work on Monday, they did so in a relatively healthy manor. Not only were players like cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (thigh) and offensive lineman Charles Brown (shoulder) on the field, but so to were linebacker Jon Beason (foot) and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr....

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Loving New Twist on Offense; Sees Endless Possibilities
September 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
During the New York Giants' 45-14 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo came up with a new twist and a bit of a wrinkle to an offense still trying to get the hang of the West Coast offense. ***PHOTO1*** It was using Victor Cruz out of...

Giants’ Jon Beason Didn’t Feel Great Before Redskins Game; Expects to Play Vs. Falcons
September 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since re-aggravating the foot injury that he initially hurt back in June, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason has been on the sidelines for the New York Giants trying to get his foot healed up enough to return to the field. ***PHOTO1*** After sitting out of the Giants Week 3 win over...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: We Have the Talent to Win a Championship
September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
It's amazing what a span of two weeks can do for the New York Giants. Two weeks ago after an ugly loss to the Arizona Cardinals, the Giants were 0-2, staring down another 0-3 start and disaster was starting to set in for this team because of the familiarities of...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’s “Feeling as Good as Ever”
September 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While Odell Beckham Jr. is not going to play tonight for the New York Giants against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field, but the likelihood of him playing in 11 days time against the Atlanta Falcons is slowly increasing by the day. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' No. 1 draft pick in the 2014...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Returns to Practice; Aiming to Play Vs. Atlanta Falcons
September 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The bad news: Odell Beckham Jr. is not going to play for the New York Giants on Thursday night when they travel to our nation's capital to play the Washington Redskins despite the CBS Sports reports of him being "expected to play." ***PHOTO1*** However, the good news is that for the first...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Atlanta Falcons, not Giants, Will Be on HBO’s Hard Knocks
June 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! Today marks the final Organized Team Activity (OTA) practice before mandatory mini-camp next week. After that, the Giants will be off for a long 31 days prior to the start of training camp. So before we get into all of that, we offer the...

Atlanta Falcons Sign Former New York Giants TE Bear Pascoe
May 2nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Bear Pascoe can be officially added to the list of free agent players of the New York Giants who are now considered former Giants. ***VIDEO1*** On Thursday, Pascoe agreed to terms on a deal with the Atlanta Falcons; Pascoe himself announced the news of him signing with the Falcons on his personal...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara: Expanded Playoffs Unlikely for 2014
April 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recently implied that the league could expand playoffs by adding additional conference wildcard games as soon as the 2014 season, but that now appears to be unlikely. While speaking with Newsday on Tuesday, New York Giants co-owner and member of the NFL's Competition Committee, John Mara,...

Ex-Giant Osi Umenyiora Inducted into Troy University’s Sports Hall of Fame
April 2nd, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Former New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora, who is now with the Atlanta Falcons, was one of eight former student-athletes to be inducted into the Troy University Sports Hall of Fame this past Saturday night. In addition to Umenyiora, Danny Cox (baseball), Mike Griffin (men's golf), Perry Griggs (football), Ted...

New York Giants to Workout Georgia Tech DE Emmanuel Dieke
April 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants will workout several NFL Draft prospects next week, and Georgia Tech defensive end Emmanuel Dieke can now be added to the list. In addition to the Atlanta Falcons (April 15th), Dieke will travel to East Rutherford to meet with the Giants on April 11th. “All it takes...

New York Giants Have Made DE Justin Tuck a Contract Offer: Report
March 8th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have made defensive end Justin Tuck an offer on a new contract -- an offer than came prior to the "legal tampering" period that began on Saturday at noon, reports The Star Ledger. ***PHOTO1*** Although specific details on the offer remain unclear, it shows that the Giants have...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Osi Umenyiora not Looking to Return to Big Blue
February 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The lull immediately following football season is tough for even the most casual of fans, but here on this sluggish Tuesday morning in advance of yet another massive winter storm, Giants 101 has several stories and articles for you to read with your coffee. Enjoy. ***PHOTO1*** Indianapolis Colts Sign Ex-Giants Safety David...

New York Giants May Receive at Least a 5th Round Compensatory Pick: Projections
February 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Although no exact public formula exists for how the NFL determines compensatory picks, there is enough information available for the well-informed to make relatively accurate projections. And with a very sound resume, Craig Turner is essentially the expert compensatory pick projector. A year ago, he correctly projected picks for 24...

Former New York Giants DE Osi Umenyiora to Be Inducted into Troy Hall of Fame
January 15th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora, who is now with the Atlanta Falcons, will be one of eight former student-athletes to be inducted into the Troy University Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, March 29th the school announced on Tuesday afternoon. In addition to Umenyiora, Danny Cox (baseball),...

New York Giants Debut at No. 12 on ESPN’s Regular Season Power Rankings
September 3rd, 2013 at 12:30 PM
On Tuesday, ESPN released their very first set of power rankings as the NFL heads into week one of the regular season. Leading the way, surprisingly, were the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons. Meanwhile, for NFC East teams, the Washington Redskins got the top nod at No. 10. Following them...

Former New York Giants Linebacker, Keith Bulluck, Arrested for Robbery
August 25th, 2013 at 2:10 PM
Retired NFL linebacker Keith Bulluck, who played for both the Tennessee Titans and New York Giants, spent his Saturday night working the Titans-Atlanta Falcons game. However, after the game, Bulluck spent the remainder of his evening, and a part of the morning, in a cell having been arrested and charged...

Catapult Sports Adds New York Giants to Growing Client List; On-Field GPS Tracking to Be Implemented
August 14th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The New York Giants are among a short list of the newest clients to use Catapult Sports' on-field GPS tracking service. They join the Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles and St. Louis Rams as the only seven teams in the NFL to use the product,...