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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 QB Eli Manning Had Previously Undergone Multiple Surgeries “Nobody Knew About”
April 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent arthroscopic surgery to help repair his injured left ankle earlier this month, it made National headlines. After all, Manning is now the NFL's active iron man at quarterback, having started 151 consecutive games. But, contrary to popular belief, Manning is not immune...

Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

Mel Kiper Jr. Mocks Eric Ebron, Xavier Su’a-Filo to New York Giants
April 17th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Mel Kiper Jr., ESPN's alleged Draft expert, released his most recent two-round mock draft on Thursday and the results may (or may not) be interesting to fans of the New York Giants. And despite wide speculation that hints the Giants seem to be moving away from North Carolina tight end...

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’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

Matt Flynn Doesn’t Meet with New York Giants on Tuesday; Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers
April 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As of Monday night, the New York Giants were expected to have two quarterbacks coming in for meetings and workouts with the team; former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman and Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. ***VIDEO1*** Now, as it turns out, Flynn doesn't have a scheduled meeting...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

Ex-Giants Offensive Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels It’s “Ludicrous” to Say Eli Manning is Declining
April 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Over the past several days, the big topic of conversation around New York has been quarterback Eli Manning, his ankle surgery and a report that would seem to suggest the New York Giants are concerned about a sudden and rapid decline. However, while speaking with Pro Football Talk on Monday,...

Quarterbacks Josh Freeman, Matt Flynn Will Visit New York Giants on Tuesday
April 14th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Late last week it was reported that free agent quarterback Josh Freeman could, possibly, meet with the New York Giants. Shortly after that report came out, it was also indicated that fellow free agent quarterback Matt Flynn might also meet with the Giants. If and when were never firmly established,...

New York Giants not Extending Eli Manning’s Contract in Fear of a Rapid Decline?
April 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Even prior to Eli Manning's ankle surgery, there was much speculation about whether or not his contract would be extended and, subsequently, why it hadn't been. And despite New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese saying an extension is "on the table" and co-owner John Mara admitting that Eli remains...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Bear Pascoe Patiently Waiting for NFL to Call
April 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, Giants fans! After a lazy Saturday, there will plenty of news today. But before we get to all of that, kick back, relax and enjoy the following stories over your morning coffee. Bear Pascoe Patiently Waits for NFL to Come Calling Most of us hate long- distance phone calls from...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested
April 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The weekend has finally arrived and with it comes some relatively interesting news -- primarily surrounding the New York Giants quarterback situation. But we'll dive further into that later today and tomorrow. First, enjoy the following stories over your weekend coffee. Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested Manningham signed a one-year contract less...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

New York Giants WRs Mario Manningham, Victor Cruz Working with QB Eli Manning at Duke University
April 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning continued an annual tradition this week, working out with some of his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham -- at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. But this time, the Big Blue trio wasn't alone. Rather, several members of the Denver Broncos...

Eli Manning to David Tyree in Super Bowl XLII Named Greatest Play in New York Giants History
April 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Over the last several weeks, Giants.com has been running a bracket competition to determine the "Greatest Play in New York Giants History." On Monday, the voting finally came to an end and a winner has officially been crowned. The winning play, deemed the greatest play in Big Blue history, will...

Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: What are Big Blue’s Biggest Needs Following Free Agency?
April 8th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday morning, New York Giants fans! The start of the week brought about another slow day, but that could change at any moment. So while you're waiting for the Giants' next series of transactions, kick back, relax and enjoy the following stories over your morning coffee. NFL Draft 2014: Giants'...

New York Giants Building for Long-Term Success as Well as to Win Now
April 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2013 New York Giants' offseason was filled with one-year deals and short-term pickups and temporary fixes. Whether it was a product of salary cap issues or a faux pas on general manager Jerry Reese is of no consequence to the current and ever-active 2014 NFL offseason. What is happening...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Left Tackle Still Giants’ Biggest Need?
April 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday morning, New York Giants fans! Things were relatively quiet on Saturday -- the first time in a long time go Big Blue -- so it allowed everyone to regain their bearings. As such, this morning's storylines can be read with a nice feeling of relaxing over a hot...