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Indianapolis Colts’ Hakeem Nicks Excited to Face Giants; Offers Andrew Luck/Eli Manning Comparison
October 29th, 2014 at 4:34 PM
For five years, Hakeem Nicks was the number one wide receiver for the New York Giants and was a key part of their Super Bowl XLVI team that knocked off the New England Patriots almost three years ago. ***PHOTO1*** But after two injury-plagued seasons in 2012 and 2013 in which his work...

As Depth at Wide Receiver Thins for New York Giants, Will Corey Washington See Larger Role?
October 15th, 2014 at 6:50 AM
Victor Cruz's season-ending knee injury has the New York Giants going back to the drawing board. Big Blue had put a lot of trust into their undrafted acquisition from UMass in 2010 ever since his breakout season of 2011. So now that he is shut down for the rest of...

Giants’ Eli Manning to Odell Beckham: Stay Humble, We’ve Got a Lot of Work to Do
October 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In his 10 years as the starting quarterback of the New York Giants, Eli Manning has seen quite a few wide receivers come and go from the team. ***PHOTO1*** From Amani Toomer to Plaxico Burress to Hakeem Nicks, Mario Manningham, Steve Smith and Victor Cruz, Manning has had a lot of different...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Feels Eli Manning-to-Rueben Randle Connection Will Be Just Fine
September 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Over the last two years, one of the things that has New York Giants fans worried all over is the extreme disconnect on plays between quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Rueben Randle. ***PHOTO1*** Last season, Randle's miscommunication and not on the same page with Manning was the result of seven interceptions;...

Hakeem Nicks Taunts New York Giants in What He Deemed a Meaningful Preseason Game for Him
August 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It may have been another ordinary preseason game for most, but Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks admitted after the fact that it was much more for him. After all, it was the very first time he faced his former team and he clearly wanted to make a statement. Unfortunately,...

Giants Come Back to Beat Indianapolis Colts 27-26; Referees Blow Out Elbows Throwing Flags
August 16th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
For the first time since Super Bowl XLVI, the New York Giants returned to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. However, unlike Super Bowl XLVI, their first-team performance against the Indianapolis Colts was very forgettable -- as in, they wish they could forget it. Unfortunately for the players -- at...

New York Giants Vs. Indianapolis Colts: Preseason Week 2 Preview
August 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants will return to the site of one of their greatest triumphs on Saturday night when they head to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indiana to take on the Indianapolis Colts in their third preseason game of the season. It will be their very first trip back to...

Indianapolis Colts’ Ahmad Bradshaw Ready to Test Neck; Could Play Against New York Giants
August 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants are already prepared to take on a familiar face in wide receiver Hakeem Nicks this coming Saturday, but as gameday inches closer and closer, it's beginning to appear as if they'll meet another old friend as well. ***PHOTO1*** Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw, who underwent offseason surgery...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Hakeem Nicks’ Character Questioning Took a Toll on Him
August 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
All off-season long, Victor Cruz lobbied for the New York Giants to re-sign his teammate and good friend Hakeem Nicks, but the two sides seemed ready to move on from each other after five years together. ***VIDEO1*** It had been almost two years since Nicks looked like a number one receiver and...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. to Miss at Least Another Week with Hamstring Injury
July 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants were hoping to get their first round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. integrated into the offense this summer during training camp, but it looks like the team will have to wait a little while longer to break out their newest weapon. ***VIDEO1*** Beckham, who has been bothered with...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Suffered “Tweaked” Hamstring; Team Unsure When He Can Return
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Stop us if you've heard this before: New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has tweaked his hamstring and the team is unsure just how long he'll be out. ***VIDEO1*** You'd think we're simply repeating an early June headline, but that is not at all the case. General Manager Jerry Reese...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Fresh Legs a Big Plus for Big Blue
July 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the second-to-last week without football! To get you started today, we offer the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Giants' Biggest Key to Success The biggest key to the New York Giants' success over the next three years is a player...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Making Significant Progress; May See Some Time at Slot Receiver
June 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle was expected to make a significant leap in 2013, but that did not happen. Despite increased playing time, Randle continued to demonstrate an almost maddening inconsistency, costing himself the trust of both quarterback Eli Manning and head coach Tom Coughlin. Even General Manager...

NFL Receiver Power Rankings: New York Giants Listed No. 18 Overall
June 10th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants have not received a lot of love in recent days with some "experts" claiming their front seven is one of the worst in the NFL, while other "experts" ranked their overall roster as 19th in the NFL. That trend continued this week as Matt Miller of...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Friends Concerned Will Hill Will Never Get Better
June 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans and welcome to the first day of June! As we inch closer and closer to the important summer practices and, subsequently, the start of football, anxiety begins to build for the season of head. But we ask that you put that ice for a...

Odell Beckham Jr. not Likely to Make Major Impact for New York Giants in 2014, Says Marc Sessler
May 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With their first pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. -- a hot prospect who saw his stock rise tremendously as draft day neared. In fact, his stock rose so rapidly that multiple teams even considered trading into the Top...

Odell Beckham Jr. Looking to Be Greatest Ever, Have Jerry Rice Career-Type Impact for Giants
May 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's one thing for a wide receiver to come into the NFL and just want to compete for a job and make a positive impact. Most who get drafted all want to do that. Not Odell Beckham Jr. He's got much bigger goals for the New York Giants and for...

Bill Polian Likes Giants’ Pick of Odell Beckham; Says He’s Major Upgrade Over Hakeem Nicks
May 9th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
After months of speculation and wondering what the New York Giants would do with their number 12 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, they decided to give Eli Manning a replacement for Hakeem Nicks and a deep threat weapon with LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***VIDEO1*** Beckham has drawn comparisons...

Ahmad Bradshaw Sympathizes with Hakeem Nicks Over New York Giants’ Way of Doing Business
April 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are not shy about letting aging players walk in free agency or cutting them outright. In recent years they've done it with Brandon Jacobs, Ahmad Bradshaw, Osi Umenyiora, Chase Blackburn and, only a few short weeks ago, both Hakeem Nicks and Justin Tuck. ***VIDEO1*** It's a tough part...

Mike Evans Near Top of New York Giants’ Draft Board; Team “Seriously” Interested: Report
April 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Victor Cruz is very high on the idea of Big Blue selecting Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans with the No. 12 overall pick and he may not be alone. A report by the New York Daily News suggests that the New York Giants are not only seriously interested in...