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Unfazed and Confident, Marshall Newhouse is Ready to Start at Right Tackle for New York Giants
June 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The loss of starting left tackle Will Beatty, who suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights, sparked a chain reaction across the New York Giants' offensive line and resulted in several question marks and several positional shifts. And while absolutely nothing is set in stone as of yet, the...

New York Giants Made “Preliminary Inquiries” Regarding WR James Jones: Report
June 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may seem stocked at the wide receiver position, but with Victor Cruz returning from a torn patellar tendon and Odell Beckham Jr. once again dealing with a barking hamstring, one can never be too careful. And while the team does not appear to be actively shopping...

Giants’ Justin Pugh, Marshall Newhouse Each Ranked on Matt Miller’s “Top 35 Right Tackles” List
June 6th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
With the loss of starting left tackle Will Beatty (torn pec), the New York Giants face a very difficult situation in determining his replacement. As it stands, they have placed first-round rookie Ereck Flowers on the left side and Marshall Newhouse on the right side. Accordingly, they have moved Justin...

Matured Marshall Newhouse Believes He’s Prepared to Start at Tackle for New York Giants
June 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants lost starting left tackle Will Beatty for the majority of the season with a torn pectoral muscle (suffered while bench pressing), the front office and coaching staff scrambled to work out their options. Fortunately, the injury happened early on and allowed for the Giants to...

ESPN Gives New York Giants a Grade of C+ for Their Offseason Roster Building
May 24th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants did not exactly light up the world via free agency and the 2015 NFL Draft, but for a team relying on a lot of previously injured players to return and contribute, they still managed to find quite a few gems to come in and help fill...

New York Giants’ John Mara Says Playoff Expansion is Coming, but He’s not “Crazy About It”
April 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It won't be this season, but expanded playoffs are coming to the NFL. So says New York Giants co-owner and NFL Competition Committee member, John Mara. ***PHOTO1*** “We did not believe that there were any competitive reasons not to do it,” Mara told Giants.com. “Not all of us are crazy about it,...

Green Bay Packers’ Davante Adams Challenges Odell Beckham Jr. to One-on-One Basketball Game
April 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is no stranger to the hardwood. Or the diamond. Or the pitch. Or pretty much any other medium in which his freakish athletic skills are able to be put on display. But it has been his basketball skills that have gained the...

2009 NFL Re-Draft: New York Giants Select OL T.J. Lang; WR Hakeem Nicks to Browns
March 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With the 2015 NFL Draft having already been mocked to death, ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. decided to switch things up a bit this week and, instead, re-drafted the 2009 NFL Draft. Interestingly, Kiper Jr. points out that two of the top four players taken are no longer in the league...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with OL Marshall Newhouse: Report
March 10th, 2015 at 4:55 PM
The New York Giants are in need of offensive linemen and they've already found at least one. The team has reportedly agreed to terms with right tackle Marshall Newhouse (Cincinnati Bengals). ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Newhouse, a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in 2010, spent all of his rookie season on the sidelines...

Man Cashes in Big on Legendary Vince Lombardi “West Point” Sweater
February 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Vince Lombardi. He’s one of the most noticeable names in the sport -- even the Super Bowl trophy is named after the legend. And when a man bought his "West Point" sweater at a Goodwill shop last summer for a bargain price of 58 cents, he had no idea what...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Tackle, Bryan Bulaga
February 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Over the last three years, the need for the New York Giants to upgrade their offensive line has been an obvious one and as the team heads into the offseason in preparation for the 2015 season, it continues to be an area they need to address. ***PHOTO1*** They started to address the...

New York Giants’ John Mara Open to Instant Replay on Pass Interference Calls
January 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The question about whether or not the NFL should expand instant replay has been a long-time debate. But as the worry of blown calls, especially in the most pivotal games, continues to grow, there has been even more discussion about expanding the limits of instant replay. In this case, the...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Thinks Dallas Cowboys, Dez Bryant Got Robbed
January 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Down five, facing a fourth-down and with time ticking away on their season, the Dallas Cowboys did what they always do in times of need -- toss one up to Dez Bryant and pray. ***PHOTO1*** For just a brief moment, it appeared as if Dallas' prayers had once again been answered. A...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Plans to Use Ndamukong Suh’s “Numb” Excuse in 2015
January 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
By now, we've all seen the video. Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh stepping backwards onto the leg of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. It was a step that, initially, landed Suh on the suspended list -- during an opening week playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** The league cracked...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 14
December 3rd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Week 13 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and the league continues to be as unpredictable as ever. The Green Bay Packers were able to cool off the previously red hot New England Patriots, while the Denver Broncos seemed to make easy work of the...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 13
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...

Playing Thursday Night on the Road Presents Unique Challenge for New York Giants
September 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The disparaging part for teams playing games on Thursday nights is the short week that they have ahead of them. They only have four days to prepare, two days to practice, and one day of traveling. For Tom Coughlin's New York Giants, his team has now faced that challenge. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants...

New York Giants OC Ben McAdoo: Preseason Struggles are Over; Time to Move Forward
September 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
While some people might be worried over the offense of the New York Giants in the preseason, new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo sure isn't worried about it. ***PHOTO1*** Instead of worrying about what happened in the five games that didn't count, he's worried about the game that does count; the regular season...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 1
September 3rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The NFL regular season officially gets underway tomorrow night when the Green Bay Packers take on the Seattle Seahawks, and that signifies a number of things including the start of NFL Power Rankings. And while some companies and newspapers have been running them since the onset of training camps, most...

Graphic Designers Create NFL-NBA Logo Mashups: New York Giants/New York Knicks Stand Out
July 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Fresh on the heels of the ever-popular Star Wars/NFL logo mashup, which saw the New York Giants become the Kuat Walkers, graphic designers Brandon Hubschman and Weis Karzai took on the task of combining all NFL logos with their NBA counterpart (or closest/most ideal counterpart). The results, for the most...