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New York Giants Playoff Chances Ended on Thanksgiving in Detroit Lions Win Over Bears
November 28th, 2014 at 10:45 AM
This past Sunday, any chance of the New York Giants winning the NFC East were shattered when they lost to the Dallas Cowboys 31-28. On Thursday, their playoff hopes went out the window too. ***PHOTO1*** With the Detroit Lions defeating the Chicago Bears in the first of three games on Thanksgiving on...

New York Giants Sign Cornerback Mike Harris from Detroit Lions Practice Squad
October 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In efforts to shore up their defensive backfield depth, the New York Giants made a move to add someone with NFL experience as they have signed Mike Harris from the Detroit Lions practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Harris is taking the official roster spot of middle linebacker and captain Jon Beason, who will undergo...

Detroit Lions Sign Former New York Giants TE Kellen Davis
October 22nd, 2014 at 4:15 PM
Kellen Davis had a chance to crack the New York Giants roster as one of the team's tight ends, maybe even win the starting tight end job, but he ended up getting surpassed by Larry Donnell and Daniel Fells, thus, the Giants decided to part with Davis before the seasons...

New York Giants Sign WR Kevin Ogletree; Place Victor Cruz, Trumaine McBride on Season-Ending IR
October 14th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants hosted a few workouts with a couple of wide receivers; the notable one being former Dallas Cowboys wide out Kevin Ogletree. ***PHOTO1*** Later that night, with less than five days until the Giants travel down to Arlington and play the same red-hot Cowboys at AT&T Stadium,...

New York Giants Workout Several Wide Receivers, Including Kevin Ogletree
October 14th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Having lost Victor Cruz for the remainder of the 2014 season, it will come as no surprise to find out the New York Giants hosted a large group of wide receivers on Tuesday as a part of their weekly workouts. And while the full list of visits has not been...

Eli Manning on Geno Smith’s F-Bomb: If They’re Yelling at You, You Probably Deserve It
September 29th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sunday was not the most memorable moment in Geno Smith's short career in New York and as starting quarterback for the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** In a game marred with mistakes, turnovers and bad decisions, Smith's Jets dropped their third straight game in as many weeks as they lost to the Detroit...

Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh Refuses to Regarding Desires to Play for Giants, Jets
September 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Early Sunday morning, it was reported that Detroit Lions star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is likely to leave the Detroit Lions after the 2014 season and once he's a free agent, would prefer to play in New York for either the New York Giants or the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Suh's current...

Ndamukong Suh in a New York State of Mind; Looking at Jets or Giants in 2015
September 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It appears as if the tenure of Ndamukong Suh in Detroit is about to expire. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Detroit Lions are preparing to lose the free agent-to-be following the season, and that Suh, who is looking to "expand his brand," has both the New York Giants...

Reports of Eli Manning and Jason Pierre-Paul’s Demise were Greatly Exaggerated
September 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The criticism facing New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning from the start of the offseason, through the preseason and then following a Week 1 loss to the Detroit Lions was smothering. It was enough for us at Giants 101 to dub 2014 "The Year of Eli Bashing" -- and precious...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “The Whole Team” Needs to Play Better
September 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants open their home season against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, head coach Tom Coughlin will not be looking at any one specific area for improvement. Rather, he says, the entire team needs to play better from offense and defense to special teams and their...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians: We Can Expect a 100% Effort from the New York Giants
September 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The horrid performance by the New York Giants against the Detroit Lions on Monday night has been attracting the wrong kind of attention to the team. Already many analysts are casting off the Giants as non-contenders. And even some Giants faithful are expressing their disdain -- one fan even went...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 1
September 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Feeling Better, Will Try to Practice on Friday
September 12th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford missed his second day of practice on Thursday after suffering four torn ligaments in his left ankle in Monday night's loss against the Detroit Lions. But despite the injury, Weatherford plans to participate and test himself out in practice Friday. If all goes well,...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Feels Good, but Still No Timetable for Return
September 12th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Now that we are into the regular season, we have yet to see Odell Beckham Jr. play in an actual game for the New York Giants. He didn't play in any of the team's five preseason games and missed the opener this past Monday against the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham did take...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Doesn’t Feel He’s in Decline; Wants to Keep Getting Better
September 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
If you read some of the fan groups and forums on social media, you would think the New York Giants have the second coming of Steve Young with Ryan Nassib on the bench. ***PHOTO1*** That's because of a combination of Nassib's strong preseason numbers (against third and fourth stringers on defense) and...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 2
September 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 1 of the NFL regular season has officially come and gone, and we were immediately reminded how useless preseason rankings of any kind are/were. Teams that were thought to be bottom of the barrel played better than expected, while others failed to live up to the hype. Still, it's...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Success Will Come When I Receive More Targets
September 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Prior to taking off for Fashion Rocks 2014 presented by Three Lions Entertainment on Tuesday night, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz took some time to address the media and field questions about Monday's 35-14 loss to the Detroit Lions. And while he claims there's no panic in Big...

New York Giants Fan Burns Eli Manning Jersey; Urges Other Fans to Do the Same: Video
September 9th, 2014 at 3:45 PM
So, lets think about this for a second. Eli Manning, two-time Super Bowl winning MVP, two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback. Perhaps one of, if not, the best quarterback in the team's history and possible Hall of Famer when his career is over. Yet, some fans apparently are so fed up with...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 1
September 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 6.52 Points Another case of "Eli being Eli." A lot...