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As First Quarter of NFL Season Comes to a Close, Eli Manning is Leading Giants Resurgence
September 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Believe it or not, the first quarter of the 2014 New York Giants NFL season is already over. To most, it feels like it’s just begun. To a certain breed however, every ping, every hit, every verbal barb, and every loss has been felt. It counts. ***PHOTO1*** Without making an outright full...

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 Power Rankings Roundup: Week 4
September 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 3 of the 2014 NFL regular season is now in the books and things are beginning to take shape. With impressive wins, the Arizona Cardinals and Cincinnati Bengals have assumed two of the league's top spots, while the Seattle Seahawks got back on track with a win over the...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 3
September 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants Vs. Houston Texans: Week 3 Game Analysis
September 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants (1-2) went into Sunday's game against the Houston Texans (2-1) knowing full well it was their season. Falling to 0-3 would have essentially doomed them, but they managed to keep things loose all week and then came out and put on a show. It was the...

New York Giants Praise Big Blue Fans for Meeting Challenge Laid Out by Antrel Rolle
September 23rd, 2014 at 8:55 AM
After Sunday's 30-17 win over the Houston Texans, the New York Giants had a lot to be proud of. Eli Manning had a great day throwing the ball, Rashad Jennings ran the ball like a mad man, Victor Cruz was all over the vertical game, and the defense stood strong....

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 3
September 23rd, 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: 17.26 Points Last Week: 15.58 Points For the first time this...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Dedicated 176-Yard Performance to Double-Amputee Father
September 22nd, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Last week, fans were all over Rashad Jennings' case for the costly fumble in the New York Giants 25-14 loss to the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** A week later, knowing he needed a much better performance this time around against the Houston Texans, Jennings silenced those critics with the best...

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown Benched During 3rd Quarter of 30-17 Win Vs. Houston Texans
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It hasn't been the best start to his comeback season in 2014 for Stevie Brown with the New York Giants after missing all of the 2013 season while recovering from ACL surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Brown has been a step behind in his first couple of games back and on Sunday in the team's...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh: Offensive Line Thrives on Being Doubted
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
They looked terrible throughout the preseason, awful in a Week 1 loss to the Detroit Lions, better in a Week 2 loss against the Arizona Cardinals and outstanding in a Week 3 victory over the Houston Texans. It's been a slow evolution for the New York Giants' offensive line, but...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: 1st Win of Season Takes Huge Weight Off Our Shoulders
September 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Heading into Week 3, the one thing the New York Giants were desperately trying to avoid was going 0-3, just like they did one year ago. Fortunately for them, there were able to do just that with a decisive win over the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** Instead of laying an egg, the Giants...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason not Likely Out Long-Term, but Will Have to Play Through Pain
September 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants may be without linebacker Jon Beason (foot/toe) this Sunday against the Houston Texans, but it doesn't sound like they expect him to miss much time beyond that. In fact, head coach Tom Coughlin alluded to exactly that on Friday afternoon following practice, saying Beason will likely...

New York Giants Vs. Houston Texans: Week 3 Preview
September 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (0-2) will host the Houston Texans (2-0) at MetLife Stadium in what's, very realistically, a must-win game for the team. With three divisional games coming up over the next four weeks -- all of them on the road -- falling to 0-3 would be...

Houston Texans’ Jadeveon Clowney, Shiloh Keo Out Vs. New York Giants; Arian Foster Questionable
September 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants aren't the only team headed into Week 3 short some key players, as the Houston Texans will be without rookie superstar Jadeveon Clowney (knee) and safety Shiloh Keo (calf) on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** And while the absence of Clowney comes as absolutely no surprise and was entirely expected, it's...

Jason Pierre-Paul “Promises” New York Giants Will Stop the Run Against Houston Texans
September 19th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Winless but optimistic, the New York Giants are taking it one game at a time, though Sundays matchup with the Houston Texans may be more than just another game. Starting 0-3 with two losses at home could quickly deflate the morale of everyone and anyone invested in the team. Sunday...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. & Devon Kennard Out Vs. Houston Texans
September 19th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Leading up to Friday's visit with a foot specialist in North Carolina, New York Giants coaches were not ready to rule out linebacker Jon Beason (foot) for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. However, shortly after practice concluded on Friday afternoon, the team announced that Beason, along with wide receiver...

New York Giants OC Ben McAdoo: Thursday’s Practice was the Best One I’ve Seen Thus Far
September 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Maybe there is some hope after all for the New York Giants offense heading into Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants offense has once again, struggled to get out of the box, only this time, under new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, as they've unfortunately had more turnovers in their...

New York Giants Would Be Confident Enough in Jason Pierre-Paul to Use Him at Tight End
September 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Since being the New York Giants' No. 1 draft selection in 2010 (15th overall), defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has been a big help to the Giants defensive line, and with the offseason departure of Justin Tuck this year, JPP has been given more responsibility on the line. ***PHOTO1*** After playing only 11...

New York Giants Could See Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt Lined up at Tight End
September 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Heading into Sunday's game against the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium, the New York Giants already had enough to deal with on their plate; injuries, turnovers, trying to stay away from an 0-3 start. ***PHOTO1*** Not to mention, having to deal with the best defensive lineman and defensive end in the entire...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Says Foot is Feeling Better, Won’t Rule Out Playing on Sunday
September 18th, 2014 at 2:50 PM
A situation that started out as a possible season-ending injury has taken an unexpected turn and could end up with a positive result that keeps New York Giants' defensive captain, Jon Beason, on the field in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Beason's status with the New York Giants started out as "he will be out...