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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...

New York Giants’ Markus Kuhn Quietly Made Big Impression During Offseason Workouts
June 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Linval Joseph left and signed with the Minnesota Vikings early on in free agency, the common belief was that 2013 second-round pick, Johnathan Hankins, would immediately step in and take over at defensive tackle for the New York Giants. And although he's had an impressive Spring, it's not a...

Jay Bromley Excited to Be Drafted by Favorite Team; Didn’t Expect to Be Picked in 3rd Round
May 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Friday night, Queens native Jay Bromley got the call that most football players only dream about; one with an NFL team on the other end of it telling you that you've been drafted to play for them. Jay Bromley's phone was one from his favorite team: the New York...

New York Giants Re-Sign DT Mike Patterson
March 31st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that they have re-signed defensive tackle Mike Patterson. The deal is reportedly for one year. ***PHOTO1*** Since the onset of free agency, the return of Patterson seemed inevitable for Big Blue. He played well as part of a rotation in 2013, and having lost Linval...

New York Giants’ Linval Joseph: “I Want to Put on That Blue Every Sunday”
February 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Mere days after it was reported that the Washington Redskins are likely to pursue Linval Joseph once free agency begins on March 11th, the defensive tackle hit Twitter to quiet things down and express his desire to remain with the New York Giants. "I want to be back with the Giants...

New York Giants Place David Wilson, Shaun Rogers on IR; Activate Andre Brown, Markus Kuhn
November 7th, 2013 at 4:12 PM
The New York Giants have announced that running back David Wilson and defensive tackle Shaun Rogers have been placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). Taking their respective places are Andre Brown, who has been activated off of short-term IR, and defensive tackle Markus Kuhn, who has been activated off of...

Andre Brown Returns to Practice for First Time Since Preseason Leg Injury for New York Giants
October 17th, 2013 at 3:43 PM
In the final game of the preseason for the New York Giants, Andre Brown left the game against the New England Patriots and some people thought he had re-broken the leg that had been broken last November and put him on injured reserve. Brown was able to avoid being put on...

Are Injuries and Subsequent Personnel Changes Overwhelming New York Giants?
October 13th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
The general consensus has been that too many are tired of hearing the New York Giants talk about “next man up.” Unfortunately, what else is an injury-plagued team going to say? Earlier this week, offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride addressed the decimation (again) of the run game and the week 6 approach. “No...

Jason Pierre-Paul, Victor Cruz & Others Return to Practice for New York Giants
September 2nd, 2013 at 12:05 PM
The New York Giants held their first regular season practice on Monday, and for the most part, news was good. In addition to fullback Henry Hynoski (knee), Big Blue saw defensive ends Jason Pierre-Paul (back) and Damontre Moore (shoulder), wide receiver Victor Cruz (foot) and cornerbacks Corey Webster (groin/knee) and...

New York Giants Activate Jason Pierre-Paul from Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) List
August 26th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
Late last week, head coach Tom Coughlin said the remaining players on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list were "getting close" to being activated. He wasn't wrong. The New York Giants on Monday announced that they have activated defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul from the PUP list. Although neither JPP or...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Jason Pierre-Paul, Markus Kuhn “Close” to Coming Off PUP List
August 22nd, 2013 at 2:15 PM
The New York Giants received much-needed good news on Friday morning after fullback Henry Hynoski (knee) passed his physical and was removed from the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. That good news continued into the early afternoon as head coach Tom Coughlin told reporters that both defensive end Jason...

Justin Tuck, Hakeem Nicks & Several Others Out for New York Giants Against Pittsburgh Steelers
August 10th, 2013 at 12:39 PM
Early Saturday afternoon, the New York Giants officially announced their inactive players list for their first preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. And to say it was a long one would be an understatement. The inactives include defensive end Justin Tuck (back), wide receivers Hakeem Nicks (groin) and Brandon Collins (hamstring),...

New York Giants DE Justin Tuck Says Defensive Tackle Competition Heating up at Camp
August 9th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The New York Giants struggled to stop the run last season, to in order to shore up that part of the defense, general manager Jerry Reese focused on bulking up the middle of the defensive line. Following Chris Canty's release from the team after four seasons, the team replaced him with...

New York Giants Place Chris Snee, Henry Hynoski, Jason Pierre-Paul & Two Others on PUP List
July 26th, 2013 at 4:42 PM
The New York Giants officially reported to training camp at the newly named Quest Diagnostics Training Facility on Friday, and after conditioning tests were completed, the team placed five players on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Those players include offensive lineman Chris Snee, defensive linemen Jason Pierre-Paul and...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Understands He Has a Lot to Prove: “I’ve Got to Show What I Can Do”
June 23rd, 2013 at 2:30 PM
Pro football has not yet been kind to former North Carolina defensive tackle Marvin Austin. And as he enters his third NFL season, it's not going to get any easier for him. In fact, he faces the most steep uphill battle of his young career as the New York Giants...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Had Knee Surgery in January
June 11th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
In some non-Hakeem Nicks or Victor Cruz contract soap opera news, New York Giants' defensive tackle Marvin Austin told reporters at mandatory mini-camp that following Big Blue's 2012 campaign, he underwent surgery to correct an issue (torn meniscus) that caused his knee to lock up. Given that Austin practiced during...