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New York Giants DT Jay Bromley Hoping to Benefit from Steve Spagnoulo’s System
July 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It would be an understatement to say that the New York Giants defense struggled last year. In fact, the Giants were in the bottom five with the yards allowed per game and gave up the 10th most points per game. They also struggled against the run as only the Tennessee...

New York Giants DT Markus Kuhn Knows It’s Now or Never: “No More Excuses”
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
To this point in his career, New York Giants defensive tackle Markus Kuhn has not stood out. When he entered the league as a seventh-round pick out of North Carolina State, he was exceptionally raw and relatively new to the game of football. And while he has shown some improvement...

Versatile, Motivated Carlif Taylor Ready to Give New York Giants “1000 Percent”
May 15th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Carlif Taylor (6-1, 319 lbs.) may be listed as a defensive tackle, but the two-time All-Northeast-10 Conference selection is about as versatile as they come. And after signing with the New York Giants as an undrafted rookie free agent (UDFA), he has every intention of using that versatility and a...

New York Giants’ Markus Kuhn Working Hard This Offseason; Ready to Do Whatever Team Needs
April 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants certainly did not have the success they were looking for last season as both the offensive line and defensive line had struggles for a good portion of the year. However, with the return of defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo, the defense has high hopes going into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** One...

New York Giants Meeting with DT Kenrick Ellis Today
March 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants are generally very secretive about their free agent meetings, but on Tuesday one slipped through the cracks. Brian Coz of the New York Post reports Big Blue is visiting with defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) this afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Ellis, a third-round pick of the Jets in...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Accepts Pay Cut; Saves Team $825K
February 15th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins will not be a cap casualty for the New York Giants, as the two sides reportedly agreed to a pay cut that will save Big Blue $825,000 in cap space heading into free agency. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** The 34-year-old, 11-year NFL veteran was entering the final year of a three-year,...

New York Giants Snap 7-Game Skid with 36-7 Win Over Tennessee Titans
December 7th, 2014 at 4:05 PM
The New York Giants (4-9) headed down to Nashville on Sunday looking to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Tennessee Titans (2-11), who were on a six-game losing streak of their own. Ultimately, someone had to win and for the first time since October 5th, it was the New...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Suffers Setback with Calf Injury; Uncertain Vs. 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins returned in Week 10 after sitting out for several games following a calf injury sustained against the Dallas Cowboys, but played only 18 snaps and saw little time in the 4th quarter. On Thursday, Jenkins was once against sidelined during practice and head...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins to Undergo MRI on Monday to Determine Extent of Calf Injury
October 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
During the first half of the New York Giants 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on Sunday, the injury bug hit the Giants again and could have them short-handed when they return from the bye. ***PHOTO1*** Starting defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins injured his calf and was unable to return...

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’ Odell Beckham Jr. & Three Others Out Vs. Arizona Cardinals
September 12th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
On Friday, the New York Giants released their injury report for their Week 2 meeting against the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium. It featured four players listed as out, one as questionable and four as probable. ***PHOTO1*** The entire list is as follows: OUT: Odell Beckham Jr., WR, Hamstring James Brewer, OL, Back Devon Kennard, LB,...

Detroit Lions’ James Ihedigbo Unlikely to Play Vs. New York Giants
September 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants will head into Monday night's Week 1 game against the Detroit Lions without wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., defensive tackle Markus Kuhn and offensive lineman James Brewer, but they will not be the only team missing a key player or two. ***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Lions announced on Saturday...

New York Giants’ Markus Kuhn, Odell Beckham Jr. Ruled Out Vs. Detroit Lions
September 6th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Saturday, the New York Giants released their full injury report for Monday night's regular season opener against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. ***PHOTO1*** Without too many surprises or shockers from the list, the injury report is as follows: OUT: Odell Beckham Jr., WR, Hamstring Markus Kuhn, DT, Ankle James Brewer, OT, Back PROBABLE: Jon Beason, LB,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning is “Focused” & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
September 4th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his first Afternoon Tea press conference of the 2014 season on Thursday and, as you might expect, was almost instantly peppered with questions about injuries. As many things change, so many stay the same, huh? ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz, Marcus Harris Suffer “Serious” Injuries in Victory Over Jets
August 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's the same story year after year after year: when the New York Giants meet the New York Jets in the annual MetLife Bowl, many injuries are suffered. Friday's 35-24 victory over Gang Green was no different as both offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz and wide receiver Marcus Harris went down...

New York Giants Suffer Multitude of Injuries in 27-26 Victory Over Indianapolis Colts
August 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants managed to prevent an embarrassing loss on Saturday night, rallying from 26-points down in the fourth quarter to take home a 27-26 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. However, the preseason victory came at a cost as Big Blue lost several players in the process, including cornerback...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: 5 Potential Sleepers
July 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Each year around the league, unsuspecting superstars are born and uncommon names become household regularities. It's as consistent as death and taxes, and while the odds are long considering the vast number of players who attend training camp, the opportunity is there for the taking. The New York Giants, of...

NFL Defensive Line Power Rankings: New York Giants Listed No. 12 Overall
July 2nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants have a lot of areas in which they need to improve in 2014, and right near the top of that list -- albeit below turnovers and the offensive line -- is the defensive line. ***VIDEO1*** Having lost both Justin Tuck (Oakland Raiders) and Linval Joseph (Minnesota Vikings), that...

New York Giants DT Jay Bromley: “The Goal is to Be the Best at My Position”
June 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants rookie defensive tackle Jay Bromley may already be somewhat of a forgotten man, but if his desire and determination have anything to do with it, that's not something that's going to last. ***VIDEO1*** While the Big Blue world focuses on the loss of Linval Joseph and the upcoming defensive...