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Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Out, Justin Pugh, Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
November 28th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
Heading into Friday's practice, the New York Giants weren't sure if starting right tackle Justin Pugh would be returning to the starting lineup or not for their Week 13 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Pugh is listed as questionable, but with his quad injury, the Giants are likely not going to...

New York Giants Playoff Chances Ended on Thanksgiving in Detroit Lions Win Over Bears
November 28th, 2014 at 10:46 AM
This past Sunday, any chance of the New York Giants winning the NFC East were shattered when they lost to the Dallas Cowboys 31-28. On Thursday, their playoff hopes went out the window too. ***PHOTO1*** With the Detroit Lions defeating the Chicago Bears in the first of three games on Thanksgiving on...

Miami Dolphins’ Brent Grimes on Odell Beckham Jr.’s One-Handed Catch: “Mine was Better”
November 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Most people called Odell Beckham Jr.'s acrobatic catch in a Week 12 loss to the Dallas Cowboys one of the greatest catches in not just NFL history, but football history. But at least one person wasn't overly impressed with the one-handed grab, as Miami Dolphins cornerback, Brent Grimes, claimed this...

Old New York Giants Fears Come to a Close as Washington Redskins Bench Robert Griffin III
November 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In the latest in a string of developments happening around the Washington Redskins camp, head coach Jay Gruden announced that he intends to start quarterback Colt McCoy over incumbent Robert Griffin III for their matchup Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** "I just think [Griffin] needs a little bit more time in...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Denard Robinson Ready to Challenge High School Teammate Jason Pierre-Paul
November 27th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the New York Giants skidding their way to six straight losses and finding themselves, essentially, out of the playoff picture, New York hopes that they can pick up the pieces and at least get a win against the 1-10 Jacksonville Jaguars to lighten their spirits. ***PHOTO1*** It seems very likely that...

Popularity Skyrockets for New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Following “The Catch”
November 27th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Just a mere 24 hours after rewriting the laws of gravity with his sensational one-handed touchdown catch against the Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. became the center of attention Monday at an autograph signing with fellow receiver Victor Cruz at the Steiner Sports in...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Explains Why Damontre Moore Hasn’t Seen More Snaps
November 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants drafted Damontre Moore in the third round of last year's NFL Draft, a lot of people thought the sky was the limit for the Texas A&M defensive end. ***PHOTO1*** After a rookie season that was less than eventful, Moore's second season with the Giants hasn't exactly been...

New York Giants Sign Offensive Lineman Michael Bamiro to Practice Squad
November 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants officially announced on Wednesday that they have signed offensive lineman Michael Bamiro to their practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Bamiro, who stands at 6'8'' and weighs 340 lbs., spent the 2013 season as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles' practice squad after being signed as an undrafted rookie free agent...

Giants Will Continue to Utilize Odell Beckham Jr. & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 26th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a lively mood for his weekly press conference and started with a joke about the snow before offering praise for the 1-10 Jacksonville Jaguars, pointing out that they rush the passer extremely well and have the No. 1 ranked...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 12
November 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Week 12 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and we've finally started to see some teams -- like the New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers -- establish themselves as some of the league's elite. We also witnessed several of the previous top teams struggle...

New York Giants Sign LB Terrell Manning Off Bengals’ Practice Squad; Waive Justin Anderson
November 26th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Tuesday evening, the New York Giants announced that they had signed linebacker Terrell Manning off of the Cincinnati Bengals' practice squad. Manning had previously been with the Giants, having originally signed with the team on June 16th before being waived on August 30th. ***PHOTO1*** In order to make room for Manning...

Giants Tried to Hire Former Oregon DC Nick Aliotti to Help Beat Eagles, Chip Kelly
November 25th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Since Chip Kelly has taken over as the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, he's done a lot of winning in his short time, especially against the NFC East and the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Against the Giants, Kelly is 2-1 against them and owns a dominating 27-0 win over them last...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Thinks Defense Got Scared in Putting Pressure on Tony Romo in Final Drive
November 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It seems like a million years ago when the New York Giants were known for having one of the pass rushes in the entire NFL. The days of Justin Tuck, Jason Pieree-Paul and Osi Umenyiora running wild are far gone for fans. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, the Giants are left with a pass rush...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Thinks David Tyree’s ‘Helmet Catch’ is Still Greatest Catch Ever Made
November 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys, Odell Beckham Jr. has quite the celebrity status now and certainly has gained a lot of attention; and for all the right reasons too. ***PHOTO1*** That came after his amazing one-handed grab falling backwards into the end zone that some are now calling the...

Odell Beckham Jr. Offers New York Giants a Very Bright Future at Wide Receiver Position
November 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed touchdown catch on Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys will be talked about for years to come and will be near, if not at the top of every sports analyst's list of the top plays of the year. But Beckham's touchdown reception, his second of the...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 12
November 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 23.52 Points Last Game: 5.2 Point Two early touchdown passes to...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Progressing Well from Knee Injury; Off Crutches
November 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The last time the fans of the New York Giants saw Victor Cruz was about a month ago when he went down for the season with a torn patellar tendon injury against the Philadelphia Eagles; an injury that required immediate surgery the following day. ***PHOTO1*** Since the injury, Cruz has been out...

Eli Manning Surpasses Boomer Esiason on All-Time Touchdown List in Giants’ Loss to Cowboys
November 24th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason thought the New York Giants should have benched Eli Manning after his outing last Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers in which Manning threw five costly interceptions in a 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. ***PHOTO1*** Manning didn't get benched, and in fact, surpassed Boomer on...

Odell Beckham Jr. Memes are Currently Dominating the Internet
November 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Internet never wastes a moment when an opportunity comes along for a good meme (or a few hundred), and Sunday night was no exception. Within minutes of New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hauling in what was, perhaps, the greatest football catch of all time, social...

New York Giants Coaches, Teammates React to Odell Beckham Jr.’s Incredible Catch
November 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hauled in his one-handed touchdown grab on Sunday night, the entire sports world seemed to react. Everyone from LeBron James to Bryce Harper and Michael Irvin to Andre Reed chimed in, but for those who saw it from the field...