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2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks
July 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Can Big Blue Regain Their Composure in 2014?
July 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! The clock continues to tick as we enter July and are that much closer to the start of training camp. In the mean time, we present you with the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Can the New York Giants Regain their Composure...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Counting on Offensive Line Depth
June 30th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! Welcome to a new week, which is one baby step closer to the official start to NFL training camps. Although it promises to be a slow week ahead, we start your morning off with the following headlines that can be enjoyed over your first...

New York Giants QB Coach Danny Langsdorf on Ryan Nassib: “I Think He’s Done a Great Job”
June 23rd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
From the outside looking in, it would appear as if New York Giants back-up quarterback Ryan Nassib has had a rough Spring. In the few practices open to the media, the second-year Syracuse product struggled mightily, prompting some to suggest his job may be in jeopardy. But when speaking to...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Ryan Nassib Struggling for Big Blue
June 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! It should be a relatively slow weekend after a busy week, but Big Blue will return early next week for mandatory mini-camp prior to a long layoff. As we await that, enjoy the following start of the weekend headlines over your first morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Backup...

New York Giants Release QB Josh Freeman; Claim OT Rogers Gaines Off Waivers from Bears
May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The Josh Freeman era in New York has turned out to be a short one and has now officially come to an end as it was announced on Friday that the New York Giants released veteran quarterback after only three days of Organized Team Activities (OTAs). ***VIDEO1*** Freeman, who was signed six...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Field for Start of OTAs; Taking Starting Snaps from J.D. Walton
May 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, coming off of ankle surgery and not expected to be ready until training camp, wasted no time getting under center as Big Blue began their 2014 Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Wednesday. And it wasn't just for show either. Rather, Manning "put in a...

New York Giants’ Ryan Nassib not Scared of Competition; Feels He’s Progressed Greatly
May 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants may have re-signed Curtis Painter and added Josh Freeman earlier this offseason, but quarterback Ryan Nassib has not changed his approach as a result. Rather, the second-year QB out of Syracuse has come into 2014 with the same sort of attitude that has helped lead him...

New York Giants Have Approximately $3.92 Million Remaining in Salary Cap Space
April 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Over the first month of the NFL offseason, the New York Giants were one of the most active teams and spent well over $100 million in free agent talent. ***VIDEO1*** Players like Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Rashad Jennings, Mario Manningham and Geoff Schwartz were just some of the talent that the Giants signed in...

New York Giants QB Curtis Painter Underwent Arthroscopic Knee Surgery; Will Miss Four Weeks
April 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants signed quarterback Rusty Smith on Monday, many (including us) were quick to jump to conclusions about what it meant for Eli Manning (ankle) and even, potentially, Ryan Nassib. However, shortly after that signing was announced it became crystal clear as to why Big Blue made...

New York Giants Officially Sign QB Josh Freeman
April 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Early last week, the New York Giants and quarterback Josh Freeman reportedly agreed to terms on a one-year deal, but the contract was never officially signed and Freeman failed to appear on the Giants' updated roster. That uncertainty and confusion came to an end early Monday morning when Freeman arrived...

New York Giants One of NFL Network’s Top 5 Teams to Watch During Offseason Workouts
April 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As the offseason program begins across the league, NFL Network has decided to take a look at the Top 5 Teams to Watch During Offseason Workouts. The criteria for being listed, as you might expect, surrounds those teams with some of the most interest storylines, turnover and potential heading into...

Examining the New York Giants’ Back-Up QB Conundrum and the Overreaction It Has Caused
April 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As General Manager Jerry Reese has expanded his “we investigate everything” statements to actually investigating arguably every free agent since the offseason began, it appears that the most controversial thus far has, perhaps, been one for a back-up quarterback position. New York Giants QB Eli Manning has had an arthroscopic...

New York Giants, Quarterback Josh Freeman Agree to Terms: Report
April 16th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants had free agent quarterback Josh Freeman in for a visit on Tuesday, but he initially left without a contract. However, that was apparently only a temporary hiccup as the two sides agreed to terms on a contract early Wednesday afternoon, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Works Out Free Agent QB Rusty Smith
April 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Forget the idea of a free agency lull! It may be occurring for other teams, but New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese is operating under a different set of rules here in 2014. And each time we seem to indicate the lull is finally coming, the Giants off and...

Contract Numbers for All Signed, Re-Signed, Tendered & Restructured New York Giants
March 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have made quite a few moves since free agency began on March 11th, including the re-signing of nine players (one was a RFA tender) and the addition of nine others. They've also restructured a contract and had two others players take a pay cut. As a...

New York Giants Officially Re-Sign QB Curtis Painter
March 13th, 2014 at 2:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Along with a multitude of other transactions that were made and officially revealed on Tuesday, the New York Giants announced that they have re-signed back-up quarterback Curtis Painter. The re-signing of Painter never seemed like a certainty given New York's desire to develop and increase the role for fellow back-up...

Could Quarterback Tim Tebow Possibly Be a Fit with New York Giants?
February 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The thought of Tim Tebow on the New York Giants is likely a laughable notion for many people on the surface. However, given Big Blue's love of project quarterbacks, their recent decision to carry three QBs on their 53-man roster the fact that Curtis Painter would be the only real...

New York Giants Already Meeting with 2014 Quarterback Prospects
January 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It was quite a surprise to all when the New York Giants traded up in the 2013 NFL Draft to select quarterback Ryan Nassib with their fourth-round pick. It raised even more eyebrows when Nassib was listed as inactive for all 16 of the team's 2013 regular season games, playing...

Quarterback Ryan Nassib Will Compete for New York Giants’ Back-Up Role in 2014
January 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants traded up and chose quarterback Ryan Nassib in the 2013 NFL Draft, it left a large number of people scratching their heads. Why would a team with a two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback possibly spend a mid-round pick on a project back-up? That question was only...