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New York Giants Will “Push Envelope’ with Jason Pierre-Paul, Who Could Start on Sunday
November 2nd, 2015 at 3:50 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said on Monday that defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul could play this week against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It would be JPP's first game since a fireworks mishap on July 4th cost him his right index finger, the tip of his middle finger and...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Set Several Historical Marks on Sunday, but not All were Good
November 2nd, 2015 at 10:33 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is playing some of the best football of his life in 2015 and Sunday's 52-49 loss to the New Orleans Saints was a prime example. ***PHOTO1*** Manning completed 30 of his 41 pass attempts for 350 yards, six touchdowns and zero interceptions. The six touchdown passes...

Superdome Demons Haunt New York Giants Again in 52-49 Loss to New Orleans Saints
November 1st, 2015 at 4:38 PM
It was a homecoming for quarterback Eli Manning, wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Rueben Randle, and punter Brad Wing. But the New Orleans Saints weren't in a celebratory mood and their recent dominance over the New York Giants in the Superdome continued on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** In an extremely wild, college-like game,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Made All Sorts of History in Sunday’s Victory Over 49ers
October 12th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It seems like each week New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning sets some sort of personal, franchise or league record, but during Sunday night's thrilling 30-27 victory over the San Francisco 49ers, he did all of the above. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look, shall we? Personal Records: A career-high with 54 pass attempts (previous...

Several Eli Manning Milestones Overshadowed Due to Another New York Giants Collapse
September 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After two consecutive choke jobs in which he was front and center, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning probably doesn't care about any sort of record and milestone. Coaches, media and fans probably don't either, but during Sunday's 24-20 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, the two-time Super Bowl MVP reached...

Phil Simms’ Super Bowl XXI Performance Ranked as One of the Greatest Ever
February 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Although the New York Giants had one of the best defenses in the game, much of the talk leading up to Super Bowl XXI was still about the Denver Broncos and quarterback John Elway. After all, Elway had already established himself as an elite quarterback at the time and despite...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Rocketing up Some of NFL’s All-Time Lists
December 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Despite the typical "Eli Manning is a turnover machine and makes stupid faces" narrative being crammed down our throats on a regular basis, the New York Giants quarterback is silently rocketing up some of the league's all-time lists. And with a 250-yard, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the...

Steve Silverman: New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Bad Beyond Repair, Even for Ben McAdoo
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
We often joke here at Giants 101 that the Madden/Social Media generation has destroyed the average football IQ and that it's morphed fans into having unrealistic expectations, skewed views and a general misunderstanding of the game. However, that actually extends beyond the casual fan to even some of the most...

New York Giants Linebacker Love: Looking Back on the Crunch Bunch, Big Blue Wrecking Crew
June 1st, 2013 at 1:20 PM
For months (well, at least this calendar year), there has been heavy discussion about the New York Giants’ linebackers corps and the speculation about the current open competition at the position. Somehow, debates always rewind to years when that second level of defense was what loaded the stands and brought...