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Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Sets Guinness World Record for 33 One-Handed Catches in 60 Seconds (Video)
January 29th, 2015 at 5:08 PM
As if New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. didn't need anymore positive attention, he found a way to find more and showing just how amazing his ability is, especially to catch a football. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, as part of the Super Bowl week and part of a promotion with Visa,...

Justin Tuck: Giants’ Tom Coughlin Wouldn’t Be Able to Coach Seahawks, Marshawn Lynch
January 29th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
For all the talk about the Deflategate scandal with the New England Patriots, for the Seattle Seahawks, it's Marshawn Lynch who is getting the headlines this week for his segments during Media Day leading up to Super Bowl XLIX. ***PHOTO1*** Lynch, who has a well known hatred for the media and is...

NFL Network Ranks Two New York Giants Super Bowls in Top 5 All-Time
January 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With this week being Super Bowl week and leading up to Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona between the defending champion Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots, it's started up the debate of which Super Bowl games were the best in history. ***PHOTO1*** For most Giants fans, up until 2008, a lot...

Sports Science Examines “The Catch” by New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: Video
January 29th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
It was inevitable that New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. would eventually have his one-handed touchdown reception from a Week 12 game against the Dallas Cowboys analyzed by the Sports Science team, and while he wasn't in the studio (yet) for the breakdown, they did take a...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara on Next Season: “No Worries, I’ll Be Set to Go”
January 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara may have missed the final eight games of the 2014 regular season due to a torn biceps muscle, but he says there's no reason to worry about his status for 2015. In fact, Amukamara says he's healing well and should be fully cleared come...

Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr. Will Attempt to Break a World Record Today
January 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants fans! We know many of you to the East are still digging out from Snowstorm Juno and are preparing for another round, but in between your breaks -- as you attempt to defrost -- why not sit back, relax and enjoy the following headlines over...

Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-Giants, Ravens Safety Will Hill for Failure to Pay Child Support
January 28th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
People wonder if the New York Giants made a mistake in releasing Will Hill after the 2013 season because of his off the field issues; mostly stemming with the suspensions for failing drug tests. On Wednesday, the Giants reasoning for releasing Hill may have been further justified. ***PHOTO1*** An arrest warrant has...

New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick: Mark Bavaro Deserves to Be in Hall of Fame
January 28th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Throughout Bill Belichick's career as New England Patriots head coach, he has always seen the importance of having a great tight end for an offense, and to many, that is exemplified with the big-time abilities of current Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. But for "The Man in the Hood," in...

Seattle Seahawks Will Look to Mimic New York Giants Against New England Patriots in Super Bowl
January 28th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
The New England Patriots were 3-0 in Super Bowls before Super Bowl XLII and were one game away from not only a fourth one, but going 19-0 in the 2007 season. ***PHOTO1*** Then the New York Giants came into the picture, sacked Tom Brady five times, held a record-setting offense to just...

Dallas Cowboys’ Jason Garrett: Odell Beckham Jr. Will Be a Problem for Us for Years
January 28th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
"The catch." In a season full of disappointment and another losing season, New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was by far one of the most memorable things throughout the year, especially his catch against the Dallas Cowboys in late November. ***PHOTO1*** The catch, that even Super Bowl hero David...

Michael Irvin: New York Giants Shouldn’t Try to Take the Lion Out of Odell Beckham Jr.
January 28th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. is young, exciting and right now, the most exciting player to hit the scene for the New York Giants since perhaps Lawrence Taylor captivated the team and all but changed the way the linebacker position was played. ***PHOTO1*** His style of play, from the highlight reel catches, to the...

Washington Redskins Hire Ex-Giants DC Perry Fewell as Defensive Backs Coach: Report
January 27th, 2015 at 3:44 PM
It looks like not only has Perry Fewell found his next coaching job in the NFL, but he didn't even have to travel outside the NFC East to find it. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington Redskins will hire the recently fired and former New York Giants defensive coordinator to be their next defensive backs...

New York Giants 2015 Free Agency Scorecard
January 27th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Free agency is a wild time in the NFL, with players coming and going, being released, signed or re-signed and, in some cases, retiring. Ultimately, it's a difficult thing to keep track of. So, at least in the case of the New York Giants, we here at Giants 101 breakout...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Gets Comical Mention in New Mercedes-Benz Commercial: Video
January 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Mercedes-Benz recently premiered its new Super Bowl commercial, which offers a unique and edgy take on the old tortoise vs. hare race. And while the final commercial/product will not air until the Super Bowl itself, one of their first runs comes complete with a comical name-drop of New York Giants...

New York Giants Planning for Important 2015 NFL Draft
January 27th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
On the back of a third season without making the play-offs, the New York Giants know that this year's Draft pick could be crucial to the franchise's hopes of making a return to the postseason this year. ***PHOTO1*** In what was a dismal year for both the Giants and the Jets, New...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady, Deflate-Gate: “Seems Kind of Strange to Me”
January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has never before heard of an NFL or college quarterback deflating balls to gain an advantage, so Deflate-Gate is all new to him. And while he does admit that every quarterback has their own football preferences, the entire Deflate-Gate saga has come off a...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Giants Share Memories from Super Bowl XLII
January 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! We hope you're all doing well as this massive winter storm batters all of us here in the Northeast. And since you're all likely to be snowed in today, we've gathered a few morning headlines for you to enjoy over a nice hot cup...

Cincinnati Bengals a Possible Landing Spot for Former Giants DC Perry Fewell
January 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell's job opportunities seem to be multiplying as the winter drudges along. ***PHOTO1*** Fewell, who was fired as the Giants defensive coordinator earlier this month, interviewed for the San Francisco 49ers defensive backs job and the Washington Redskins are interested in speaking with him for...

New York Giants Interested in Hobart College OT Ali Marpet: Report
January 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When you're a pending NFL draftee that attends a college that is the size of a small city and have been given the chance to play in the Senior Bowl with guys from Division I schools, that might garner some attention for said player; which apparently is the case for...

Henry Hynoski Says New York Giants Must Find Identity, Become More Consistent in 2015
January 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Much like the 2013 season, the 2014 season has left a bad taste in the mouth of the New York Giants -- and rightfully so. Big Blue finished the season with a record of 6-10 -- their worst finish since 2004 -- which represented their second consecutive losing season. But...