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Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo: Defense is a ‘Confident, Bold Group’
December 8th, 2016 at 5:42 PM
The New York Giants (8-4) enter their Week 14 matchup against the Dallas Cowboys (11-1) ranked 17th in total defense and eighth in points allowed per game. Defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo said Thursday that he has a confident unit. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants defense lost edge rusher Jason Pierre-Paul (hernia surgery) for...

Giants’ Johnathan Hankins Returns to Practice
December 8th, 2016 at 3:43 PM
The New York Giants suffered a big loss when defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery to repair a core muscle on Wednesday but got good news on Thursday as defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins (quad) returned to practice. ***PHOTO1*** Hankins was held out of practice on Wednesday, nursing the bruised thigh that...

Giants’ Kerry Wynn Ready to Fill in for Injured Jason Pierre-Paul
December 8th, 2016 at 10:20 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had sports core surgery to repair a sports hernia and will be out at least six weeks, ending his regular season. The Giants will look to their younger pass rushers to fill the void. ***PHOTO1*** It is near impossible to replace a player like...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: ‘Not Much More You Could Ask For’ in Primetime Vs. Cowboys
December 7th, 2016 at 6:00 PM
New York Giants star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. doesn't shy away from being in the spotlight, he embraces it. That is why he is so excited to play the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants will look to spoil the Cowboys 11-game winning streak....

Giants Injury Report: Johnathan Hankins, Nat Berhe Did not Practice
December 7th, 2016 at 4:59 PM
The news surrounding the New York Giants on Wednesday have been mainly about injuries. Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had hernia surgery and defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins (thigh), among others, did not participate in practice. ***PHOTO1*** Hankins bruised his thigh in the Giants Week 13 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. He finished...

Who Will Step up in Jason Pierre-Paul’s Absence?
December 7th, 2016 at 1:13 PM
The New York Giants hit some adversity on Wednesday as defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery to repair the sports core injury he suffered in Week 13 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were hoping Pierre-Paul would be able to rest and rehab his injury but after the 27-year old visited...

Giants ‘Have a Lot of Confidence’ in Ereck Flowers
December 6th, 2016 at 2:45 PM
The New York Giants (8-4) saw their six-game winning streak end with a loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 13. Left tackle Ereck Flowers has struggled this season head coach Ben McAdoo still has confidence in the former first-round draft pick. ***PHOTO1*** Flowers had his third straight game with a...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo: There’s a ‘Sense of Awareness’ That Offense Must Improve
December 6th, 2016 at 1:46 PM
The New York Giants (8-4) are the top wild card team in the NFC and they have gotten there on the back of their defense. Through Week 13, the narrative surrounding the Giants struggling offense continues and head coach Ben McAdoo feels it is becoming more prevalent. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants offense...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul to See Surgeon William Meyers
December 6th, 2016 at 12:43 PM
New York Giants defense end Jason Pierre-Paul is visiting world-renowned surgeon William Meyers in Philadelphia on Tuesday to get an expert opinion on his groin injury. ***PHOTO1*** Pierre-Paul injured his groin in the Giants' 24-14 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 13. He left in the second quarter and was...

Giants Injury Report: Jason Pierre-Paul Still to Be Evaluated
December 5th, 2016 at 7:57 PM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul exited the game on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers with a groin injury. He was to get an MRI Monday but the Giants are going to evaluate him before they make any decisions. ***PHOTO1*** Pierre-Paul went to move past a Steelers offensive lineman when...