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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...

A Now Healthy Terrell Manning Excited for Fresh Start with New York Giants
July 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft, linebacker Terrell Manning has already found the NFL to be a relatively unforgiving place. After coming into the league with knee problems, Manning quickly contracted colitis -- a parasitic infection of the large intestine -- that...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Among Several Players Who Disagree with NFL’s Top 100 List
July 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Every year following the reveal of NFL Network's Top 100 Players list, there's a certain level of outrage -- fans upset their favorite players didn't make it into a certain percentile, players angry they didn't make the cut and analysts complaining about some player who was wrongfully placed. ***VIDEO1*** This year the...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Believes Tight Ends Could Be Dynamic, but Will Still Seek Upgrades
June 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the entirety of Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and mandatory mini-camp, the New York Giants still have no clear-cut starting tight end. Not only did no one separate themselves from the pack, but the entirety of the unit has been relatively under-whelming. Still, General Manager Jerry Reese thinks the group...

New York Giants to Work Out Free Agent TE Tom Crabtree Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To go along with former South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton, the New York Giants will also be hosting free agent tight end Tom Crabtree (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) for a visit next week. ***VIDEO1*** Crabtree, who went undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft out of Miami (OH), spent the majority of his NFL...