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2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile: James Conner, RB, Pittsburgh
February 4th, 2017 at 12:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images The New York Giants did an incredible job of rebuilding in the 2016 offseason. Rarely do investments in the draft and free agency pay off as quickly or as well as the ones the Giants made in 2015 and 2016....

New York Giants news, 2/3: Victor Cruz still waiting, hoping
February 3rd, 2017 at 8:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** Victor CruzBill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Wide receiver Victor Cruz is waiting to hear something from the New York Giants, and continuing to hope his future is with them: Cruz has not heard anything yet from the Giants, but is on record as stating he wants...

Damon Harrison Admits He Admired New York Giants as Member of New York Jets
April 21st, 2016 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Jets, it can't be easy to share a city and a stadium with the New York Giants. On one hand, you have the one-time world champions who haven't sniffed a Super Bowl since 1968-1969, while on the other hand you have the eight-time world champions who...

Sammy Watkins, Brandon Jacobs Among Those Who Come to Defense of Odell Beckham Jr.
December 21st, 2015 at 8:55 AM
As the events of Sunday's game between the New York Giants and Carolina Panthers unfolded, a clear line in the sand had been drawn. On one side, there were those who thought the actions of both wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and cornerback Josh Norman were over-the-top and worthy of...

New York Giants are Lacking Leaders and No One Seems Interested in Stepping Up
December 9th, 2015 at 11:19 AM
Long gone are the likes of defensive end Justin Tuck, safety Antrel Rolle and running back Brandon Jacobs -- vocal leaders who helped keep the New York Giants in check for years. And now, 13 weeks into the 2015 season, the lack of that sort of leadership is beginning to...

Ex-Giant Bryan Kehl Rips Steve Spagnuolo and “Overrated” Tom Coughlin
October 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Bryan Kehl, you might remember, was a fourth-round pick of the New York Giants in the 2008 NFL Draft. And while there were some mid-level expectations for him coming out of Brigham Young, he never materialized into the player Big Blue though he could be, ultimately spending time with four...

New York Giants’ Andre Williams Channels Brandon Jacobs, Demolishes Trenton Robinson: Video
September 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants fans undoubtedly remember the 2008 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins when, on a second-and-two, running back Brandon Jacobs broke into the secondary and literally ran over safety LaRon Landry. It's a play that's been on nearly every single highlight reel since. ***PHOTO1*** It's also a play Landry...

Ex-Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs “Legitimately Hurt Me”
June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Washington Redskins cornerback Fred Smoot has never been one to lack the right (or wrong) words. He's an all-time trash talker and at the peak of his career, was one heck of a player. He was also a poor decision maker, as evident by his involvement in the "Love...

Mike Sullivan Happy to Be Back with New York Giants: “I Just Appreciate Everything Here”
June 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Time and again, we hear from ex-coaches or ex-players of the New York Giants who say "the grass is not greener on the other side." We saw it and heard it from running back Brandon Jacobs after he went to the San Francisco 49ers, we saw it and heard it...

Rex Ryan Takes Swipe at Giants, Jets: ‘Buffalo Bills are New York’s Only Team’
May 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Rex Ryan may no longer be the head coach of the New York Jets, but that hasn't stopped him from spending much of his time focused on the New York Giants. Perhaps the inferiority complex from when he was leading the Jets has carried over now that he's with the...