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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...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Expects to Return for Season Opener; Jerry Reese Doesn’t Rule Out Drafting WR
April 23rd, 2015 at 12:20 PM
Any lingering notion that the New York Giants would completely rule out taking a wide receiver at No. 9 overall in the 2015 NFL Draft went out the window on Thursday, as General Manager Jerry Reese once again reiterated that the team can not rely on Victor Cruz -- although...

Huffington Post Columnist Eric Marmon Calls for New York Giants to Sign Ray Rice
April 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Could the New York Giants be a possible destination for free agent running back Ray Rice? Would the New York Giants even consider him a possibility? We at Giants 101 don't think so, but Huffington Post columnist Eric Marmon not only thinks so, but believes the Giants should go out...

Daniel Jeremiah Mocks WR Amari Cooper, DT Mario Edwards Jr. to New York Giants
April 22nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
With the 2015 NFL Draft now exactly one week away, league experts are rushing to finalize their last series of mock drafts -- the versions that will forever be etched in stone. And for Daniel Jeremiah of NFL Network, he took a page out of the Giants 101 playbook and...

New York Giants 2015 Regular Season: Early Look at Top 5 Most Intriguing Matchups
April 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Can you feel it? There's excitement in the air on the heels of Tuesday night's NFL regular season schedule release and with good reason. It not only means that the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner, it means training camps are also right around the corner and, subsequently, we're...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Expects “Improved” Connection Between He, Odell Beckham Jr. in 2015
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
A year after New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. set any number of league and franchise records, ultimately earning himself the AP Rookie of the Year Award, quarterback Eli Manning says there's still quite a bit of a room for improvement and their chemistry has not yet even...

Ex-New York Giants WR Steve Smith “Struggling” to Adjust to Life After Football
April 21st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In his very first NFL season, former USC wide receiver Steve Smith reached the ceiling of his professional career, earning a Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants. And despite his eight-reception, 63-yard regular season totals, it was his catch preceding Eli Manning's game-winning pass to Plaxico Burress that...

Giants’ Eli Manning Aiming for 70% Completion Percentage, Single-Digit Interceptions in 2015
April 20th, 2015 at 1:35 PM
When the New York Giants arrived for the start of the offseason workout program on Monday morning, quarterback Eli Manning was the very first player through the door. His dedication has become so automatic that it's rarely even given a second-thought at this stage of his NFL career, but there's...

Football Outsiders Gives New York Giants QB Eli Manning 20 “Adjusted Interceptions” for 2014
April 19th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had arguably his greatest statistical season in 2014, completing 63.1% of his passes for 4,410 yards and 30 touchdowns to go along with only 14 interceptions -- a significant decrease from the 27 interceptions he had in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Manning was still heavily criticized...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Stats Say Big Blue Won’t Go WR in Round 1
April 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the last weekend before the offseason workout program officially begins. Yes, you read that right -- the NFL lull is nearing its end. The Giants will report to the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Monday for the start of their voluntary...

Giants’ Michael Strahan, Sam Huff Named Two of “Top 50 Draft Picks in NFL History”
April 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In the 50 days leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft (now down to 13 days), NFL Network has been breaking down the "Top 50 Draft Picks in NFL History" with a new pick each day. And with only 13 draft picks waiting to be revealed, only two New York...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Working on His Pass Rush Skills This Offseason: Video
April 15th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Just because the New York Giants are not officially at work doesn't mean they aren't working. Already this offseason we've seen Eli Manning and his wide receivers working out at Duke University, a trio of running backs getting ready for the start of the offseason workout program and a few...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Named One of the “Top 20 Philanthropists Under 40″
April 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has given back so much during his NFL career and is receiving some well-deserved praise for it. ***PHOTO1*** The Observer ranks Manning, 34, as one of the top young stars under 40 who gives back a lot to great causes, whether it be helping out after...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul, Jay Bromley Working Out in Florida; Bromley Pushed to Limit
April 9th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Quarterback Eli Manning and his wide receivers, who gathered at Duke University last week for their annual offseason workouts, aren't the only members of the New York Giants who have convened together in early preparation for the 2015 regular season. In fact, second-year defensive tackle Jay Bromley has joined defensive...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Rashad Jennings Best Early-Down Option for Big Blue?
April 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And for us Duke fans (yes, I am a Duke fan) a very happy Tuesday, indeed. We're slowly inching towards the start of the offseason workout program and the 2015 NFL Draft, but like when we were kids in the weeks leading up to...