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New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Ready to Rule Out Jon Beason Vs. Houston Texans
September 17th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
In a bit of a surprise and turn of events, maybe the re-injury to New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (foot) isn't as serious as it was once thought to be. Maybe. ***PHOTO1*** After re-aggravating the same foot injury that he hurt during the team's OTA's back in June and landed him...

Despite Improvements, New York Giants Offense Still Needs Some Work
September 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Let's get to numbers right off the bat here. In the first two games of the season, the New York Giants have combined for 134 rushing yards, which amounts to 67 rushing yards per game. That rushing total ranks the Giants at 29th in the NFL. As the rushing attack...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Re-Aggravated Foot Injury; May See Foot Specialist This Week
September 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Tuesday, it was reported that New York Giants starting middle linebacker Jon Beason will "be out a while" after suffering another foot injury during the third quarter of the team's 25-14 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, it was revealed by the team that Beason didn't suffer a new...

Antrel Rolle: New York Giants Will “Bring the Pain” on Sunday Vs. Houston Texans
September 16th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The New York Giants may be 0-2, but do not compare them to the 2013 Giants that started 0-6, says safety and defensive captain, Antrel Rolle. Rather, he believes there is plenty of reason for optimism, and during his weekly segment on WFAN, said he's "not worried" at all and...

New York Giants’ Jayron Hosley, Eric Herman Expected to Be Reinstated Under New NFL Drug Policy
September 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With the NFL likely to adopt its new drug policy, several players who had suspensions under the old policy will be able to return to their teams as soon as possible. ***PHOTO1*** Both cornerback Jayron Hosley and offensive lineman Eric Herman are expected to be reinstated by the NFL and will have...

Former New York Giants RB Andre Brown Suspended 8 Games by NFL
September 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It hasn't been a good couple of weeks for former New York Giants running back Andre Brown. ***PHOTO1*** After not being brought back to the Giants following the 2013 season, Brown signed a one-year deal with the Houston Texans, but Brown was mysteriously released three weeks ago by the team in training...

Houston Texans Release Former New York Giants Running Back Andre Brown
August 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
When he failed to receive even a single snap in their preseason opener, it was obvious that Andre Brown's career with the Houston Texans was poised to be a short one. That became a reality on Monday evening as the Texans officially announced that they would be releasing the veteran...

New York Giants Unlikely to Be Among Teams in Trade Pursuit of WR Andre Johnson
July 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The situation between wide receiver Andre Johnson and the Houston Texans has finally reached the boiling point. On the heels of saying he "wasn't sure" if he'd play for the Texans in 2014, NFL Network is reporting that the seven-time Pro Bowler has now requested a trade. ***VIDEO1*** "I haven't been public...

Forbes Lists New York Giants as One of Top 10 Most Valuable Sports Franchises in the World
June 2nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Forbes has released their annual survey of the world's most valuable sports teams, and it comes as no real surprise that soccer franchise Manchester United tops the list with a value of $2.23 billion. However, it is worth noting that the New York Giants have cracked the top 10 with...

Should Johnny Manziel Fall to No. 12, New York Giants Would Strongly Consider Him: Report
May 8th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has slowly become a focal point of the 2014 NFL Draft. There have been reports about the Dallas Cowboys targeting him aggressively, as well as reports that he has no desire to play for either the Houston Texans or Jacksonville Jaguars. But what about the...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Losing Andre Brown Leaves Hole in Backfield
April 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The preseason schedule being announced on Wednesday led to a brief moment of excitement for New York Giants fans, but we're now back to the late free agency, pre-draft lull that we had been dreading for weeks. But fear not! We have some solid storylines this morning, so sit back...

Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Fights to Keep Memorabilia Suit in Federal Court
April 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Hump Day, New York Giants fans! Tuesday brought about another relatively quiet and calm day -- the calm before the storm as it were. And although there are a few potentially large stories on tap for today, let us first take a look at some Wednesday morning storylines. Grab...

New York Giants RB Andre Brown to Meet with Houston Texans on Monday
April 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Free agency hasn't been too kind to running back Andre Brown (New York Giants), who has received little interest from around the league despite an early visit with the Oakland Raiders. However, that is poised to change on Monday when the former fourth-round pick (2009) meets with the Houston Texans. With...

New York Giants Will Meet with Wide Receiver Jacoby Jones on Wednesday
March 11th, 2014 at 5:50 PM
The New York Giants will continue their search for quality free agents well beyond Tuesday, having already scheduled a visit with free agent wide receiver Jacoby Jones (Baltimore Ravens) for Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the visit to New York, Jones is still heavily involved in contract negotiations with the Ravens. However, Baltimore is...

New York Giants Adding Names to Offensive Coordinator Search: Will Interview Karl Dorrell
January 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
In addition to former Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan, who met with the team on Wednesday, the New York Giants are setting up a series of additional interviews. They will meet with former Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains on Thursday, Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo...

New York Giants’ Brandon Jacobs Receives Death Threat from Angry Fantasy Football Player
October 23rd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
In recent weeks and months, we've made much ado about athletes and their use of social media -- specifically during the season. After all, the very nature of social media is to connect people across the world without limitations. Unfortunately, that also breeds negativity, bullying, sexism, racism and many other...

New York Giants One of Eight NFL Teams That Will Put Player Medical Records Online in 2013
July 18th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The NFL will introduce a new pilot program this season which would put an athlete's entire medical history online so that team physicians would be able to have it readily available should they need it. Eight teams, including the New York Giants, will take part in this program. The information, which...

New York Giants Kicker Josh Brown Gearing up for Training Camp Competition
July 17th, 2013 at 3:30 PM
As the New York Giants prepare to report to training camp in just nine days, the team still has several question marks on the roster. Each starting linebacker position is up for grabs, Ryan Nassib will attempt to steal the backup quarterback spot from veteran David Carr, while Justin Pugh...

San Francisco 49ers’ Aldon Smith Aims to Break Michael Strahan’s Single-Season Sack Record
July 1st, 2013 at 12:30 PM
For the last few years, the single-season sack record has come close to being broken. In 2011, it was Minnesota Vikings' defensive end Jared Allen who finished the year with 22 sacks -- leaving him only a 1/2 a sack away from tying the record. Then, a season ago, Houston...

New York Giants to Make Last-Ditch Effort to Try to Sign Fullback Vonta Leach: Report
June 23rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Just when they think they're out, the idea of landing All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach pulls the New York Giants back in. And perhaps a little of that has to do with concern over the MCL injury suffered by Henry Hynoski. Or so reports Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily...