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New York Giants QB Eli Manning Expects a Career-Best Season in 2015
May 28th, 2015 at 1:30 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is no stranger to bold proclamations despite his otherwise subdued demeanor. Prior to the 2011 regular season, Manning declared himself an elite quarterback in the same class as New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. ***PHOTO1*** The "elite" proclamation was met with much skepticism and criticism, but...

‘Entourage’ Creator Doug Ellin Crushes New York Giants QB Eli Manning for Blowing Off Cameo
May 28th, 2015 at 11:53 AM
'Entourage' Creator Doug Ellin is a self-proclaimed New York Giants fan, but that doesn't mean he's a fan of quarterback Eli Manning. In fact, Ellin seems so bitterly hateful of Manning that he recently went as far as to say he'd be happy with any other quarterback at the helm...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: is Brett Jones a Realistic Option at Guard?
May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to what will be the final day of the true NFL offseason lull. Big Blue begins their Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Wednesday -- which includes press access -- and that will lead us right into training camp and then the preseason....

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Big Blue’s Roster No Better than a Year Ago?
May 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And Happy Memorial Day! Before everyone heads out to their respective BBQ's, parades or celebrations, it's important to take a moment to remember exactly what today is -- a remembrance for all of those who have sacrificed their lives throughout history for our freedom....

Geoff Schwartz on Loss of Will Beatty: ‘It’s Disappointing, but That’s Why We Drafted Ereck Flowers’
May 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants starting left tackle Will Beatty tore his pectoral muscle on Tuesday, fellow offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz was in the room. He immediately knew the injury was serious and the reality of losing the team's anchor along the offensive lineman set in rapidly. ***PHOTO1*** But in the moments after...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Graded Out as League’s Worst Quarterback Under Pressure
May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is at his weakest when there's relentless pressure in his face. And the 2011 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers aside, he has not fared particularly well in pocket-collapsing situations. ***PHOTO1*** Two seasons ago, back in 2013, Manning was actually...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Eli Manning as No. 9 QB in NFL; Tony Romo No. 6
May 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's that time of year again where nothing else is really going on so the rankings systems are out in full force. On Tuesday, we saw the New York Giants receiving unit ranked in the Top 5 of the league, which was then followed up by additional NFL Network rankings...

Giants 101 Writers’ Round Table: What’s the Hold up Between Eli Manning, New York Giants?
May 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's been many, many years since Giants 101 conducted a "Writers' Round Table," but due to popular demand, it's back! So each week leading up to the season, we will open up the website (and social media) for reader questions regarding the New York Giants. But allow us to preface:...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Needs More than Just Madden Cover Boy
May 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to another football-free weekend. Unfortunately, the final lull of the NFL offseason is now upon us -- that dreaded time post-free agency, post-NFL Draft, post-UDFA signings and post-rookie minicamp. In other words, we're in a holding patterns until Organized Team Activities (OTAs)...

Jon Stewart Used New York Giants, Eli Manning to Mock Tom Brady: Video
May 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Jon Stewart, famed American comedian and host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, has never been shy about his disdain for all things Boston -- particularly the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady. And while most of his commentary is intentionally comedic and generally exaggerated, he left no...

Current, Former New York Giants Players React to Four-Game Suspension of Patriots’ Tom Brady
May 12th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The NFL officially handed down their punishment on Monday, suspending New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady four-games for his "more probable than not" involvement in DeflateGate. And while the suspension is still subject to appeal, the decision was met with a lot of criticism across the league for a variety...

Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady: If You Break the Rules, You’re Going to Get Punished
May 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Monday, the NFL officially suspended New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady four games for his involvement in the DeflateGate scandal, while also fining the team $1 million and stripping them of both their 2016 first-round pick and their 2017 fourth-round pick. And while the punishment may appear to be...

Tom Quinn Doesn’t Rule Out Odell Beckham Jr. Returning Punts for New York Giants
May 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In an ideal world, New York Giants fans would love to see the team keep star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. away from return work because of the risk of injury, but nothing has been determined yet. ***PHOTO1*** During the offseason, the G-Men picked up return man Dwayne Harris, who is also...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: 2015 Offense Will Be More About the Players than the Plays
May 10th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The transitional period under New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo is over. The unfamiliarity, the adjustments, the confusion and the grind to learn a new playbook are all out the window. And while speaking to the media on Saturday, McAdoo made the declaration that 2015 will represent an "offense"...

Spike Lee’s “The Greatest Catch Ever” Chronicling David Tyree: Watch Full Short Film
April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Over the weekend, we shared news that Spike Lee had created a documentary/short film entitled "The Greatest Catch Ever," which chronicled David Tyree's helmet catch in a Super Bowl XLII victory over the New England Patriots. It included interviews and insight from several current and former members of the New...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Must Big Blue Go Offensive Line in Round 1?
April 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to NFL Draft week! Giants player will return for the voluntary offseason workout program on Monday, while the front office will continue preparing themselves for the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft. Needless to say, you can kiss any remaining offseason lull goodbye as...

New York Giants and Eli Manning Still not Discussing Contract Extension
April 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
If you're looking for some news of progress between the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning in contract extension talks, the two-time Super Bowl MVP had none on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Manning attended the March of Dimes' March for Babies event and admitted that nothing has been discussed: "Nothing has been brought up,"...

New York Giants a “Team to Watch” If QB Marcus Mariota Free Falls: Report
April 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There are many potential destinations for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota both inside and outside of the Top 10, but the New York Giants? With Eli Manning at the helm and many years of his NFL career still remaining, and the heavily invested in Ryan Nassib backing him up, it certainly...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Hall of Famer Landed in Round 2 Twenty-Two Years Ago
April 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the final day of the final weekend prior to the 2015 NFL Draft. At this time next week we'll be chest-deep in player evaluations and what Big Blue can expect from their newest crop of rookies, as well as whatever undrafted...

‘The Greatest Catch Ever Made’: Spike Lee Short Film Chronicles David Tyree’s Helmet Catch
April 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It’s hard to believe that it's been over seven years since David Tyree, who is now the Director of Player Development for the New York Giants, hauled down one of the most remarkable catches of all-time in the most crucial of moments. It was a catch that helped propel Big...