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NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. as No. 1 Breakout Wide Receiver of 2015
June 30th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. broke out during his rookie year, hauling in 91 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns en route to being named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year. But that's just the tip of the iceberg according to NFL Network and former NFL...

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...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Eli Manning Feels “Locked Out” by Practice Rules
June 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to Week 2 of what amounts to a five week break from football. Things are getting quite quiet around the league now and that trend is expected to continue, so we've now reached the true offseason lull. ***PHOTO1*** But fear not! Giants 101 will...

New York Giants Teammates Now Defending Odell Beckham Jr. Amidst Media Onslaught
June 28th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. feels he was misrepresented -- not misquoted, but simply misrepresented by the media after making comments to ESPN about how "frustrated" he had become with his teammates' ribbing over his lingering hamstring issue. ***PHOTO1*** "For me, this is what I love doing, and this...

Agent Tom Condon Confident New York Giants Will Sign Eli Manning to New Deal
June 28th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning have not yet begun discussions a new contract, but agent Tom Condon doesn't expect that to last might longer. And when the two sides do ultimately begin their negotiations, Condon also anticipates that it will be a quick process ending with one...

Six New York Giants Named Among “Top 150 Fantasy Players for 2015″ by NFL Network
June 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
NFL training camps are still four and a half weeks away and the 2015 regular season is still roughly 70 days away, but already fans are beginning to gear up for fantasy football. And as part of their early research, NFL Network released their list of the "Top 150 Fantasy...

NFL Network’s Bucky Brooks Views New York Giants QB Eli Manning Among League’s Top 10
June 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning may not have cracked NFL Network's "Top 100 Players of 2015" list, but that's not to say he doesn't belong. And while the players certainly offered him little respect, Bucky Brooks has set out to correct that injustice. And in his personal "Top 10...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He Has “No Problem” with His Teammates
June 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As he sat out Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp due to a lingering hamstring issue, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. grew admittedly tired of the ribbing being handed out by his teammates. And in an exclusive interview with ESPN earlier this month, acknowledged that the jokes...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Explains What “Giants Pride” Means to Him
June 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants make their way from the locker-room to the field on gameday, each player has to pass the infamous "Giants Pride" sign. Most players tap the sign in an effort to remind themselves about what they're playing for, but the message itself is interpreted differently for...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Cooper Taylor Locked in as a Starting Safety?
June 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to Day 2 of a five-week long football-free break. The big news is that you made it through day one -- that's always the hardest part. Unfortunately for those of you desperate for some legitimate news or excitement, with the official signing...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara Feels He Has to “Prove” Himself Worthy of a New Contract
June 22nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara is one of several players headed into the final season of his contract. And unlike some of his teammates, such as quarterback Eli Manning and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who are almost guaranteed new long-term deals, Amukamara still feels he has to prove himself...

Spring Concludes for New York Giants: Five Players Who Stood Out During OTAs and Minicamp
June 22nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The Spring has come and the Spring has gone. That means the offseason workout program has reached its conclusion, and that both Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp are a thing of the past. But which members of the New York Giants stood out? Who really opened eyes? And who...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Skipping the Insurance Policy as He Enters Contract Year
June 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As he enters the final year of his current contract, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson decided it would be in his best interest to protect himself in the event of a potential career-ending injury. Accordingly, the two-time Pro Bowler took out an insurance policy "worth millions" just in the case...

New York Giants Facing “Fluid” Situation at Running Back with No Defined Roles
June 20th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants open the 2015 regular season against the Dallas Cowboys, their running back situation will be clear-cut and well formulated with defined roles for each player. That's still quite a ways away however, and for the time being, that clarity does not exist. At least not...

New York Giants Latest NFL Team to Implement Drone Technology; Tom Coughlin Reserves Judgment
June 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
For the New York Giants, the future is here and they are now the latest on a growing list of NFL teams that have implemented drone technology into their practices. The drone, a DJI Phantom 3, is equipped with four propellers and a camera to capture film of both drills...

Six New York Giants, Led by QB Eli Manning, Named to NFL Network’s All-NFC East Team
June 20th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
With NFL minicamps now in the rear-view mirror and a five-week break from football ahead, NFL Network decided it was an appropriate time to announce their All-Division Teams from across the league. And not just any All-Division Teams, mind you. But All-Division Teams made up of current rosters -- rookies...

New York Giants’ Pat Flaherty on Weston Richburg: He Has Some ‘Boss Man’ in Him
June 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants drafted Weston Richburg in the second-round of the 2014 NFL Draft, they did so with the intention that he'd man their center position for years to come. Unfortunately, injuries resulted in an early change of plans and Richburg was instead used at left guard. ***PHOTO1*** The transition...

ESPN Lists New York Giants QB Eli Manning as One of NFL’s Most Overpaid Veterans
June 19th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
You hear it all the time -- it's like the relentless buzzing of a gnat at a BBQ. But media "experts" and fans alike just cannot seem to help themselves. They believe New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is not only overpaid, but substantially overpaid, and they demand the world...

Eli Manning on Odell Beckham Jr. Being Teased: Sit Back and Take It Like a Man
June 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is no stranger to pranks and teasing. In fact, Manning is widely considered one of the foremost pranksters in Big Blue's locker-room -- he has a lively sense of humor and can dish it as well as he takes it. ***PHOTO1*** Second-year wide receiver Odell Beckham...