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New York Giants’ Eli Manning Wants to Be NFL’s Highest Paid Player: Report
August 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The ongoing contract negotiations between the New York Giants and franchise quarterback Eli Manning appear no closer to a resolution than they have in recent months, with a report surfacing on Monday that Manning is now aiming to become the league's highest paid player -- even aiming to out-earn Green...

Giants’ James Jones Says He’s “Here to Compete” and Maximize His Talents in Familiar Offense
August 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Wide receiver James Jones had offers from the Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Kansas City Chiefs and a few other teams, but earlier this week, he decided to sign with the New York Football Giants. And his reasoning is sound and simple: at this stage of his career, he wanted to...

New York Giants Expected to Sign Wide Receiver James Jones: Report
July 30th, 2015 at 5:33 PM
The New York Giants, who already appear stacked at the wide receiver position, are still looking to upgrade and will meet with free agent wide receiver James Jones on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** The Giants had previously made "preliminary inquiries" regarding Jones, but any talk of a visit quickly died off. Originally a third-round draft...

Baltimore Ravens’ Elvis Dumervil Expects to Break Michael Strahan’s Single-Season Sack Record
July 7th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Many have come close, but to date, no one has been able to break Michael Strahan's single-season sack record of 22.5, which he set with a rather anticlimactic takedown of Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre in Week 17 of the 2001 season. However, if Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis...

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...

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...