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New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Steve Spagnuolo Hiring a Desperation Move?
January 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants! We're one step closer to the weekend, which means we're one step closer to the final Odell Beckham Jr. show of the year. And while many aren't interested in the NFL Pro Bowl, for hardcore Giants fans, it will represent the last shred of Big...

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 Sunday Morning Storylines: Which Player Will Benefit Most from Steve Spagnuolo?
January 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Championship Weekend is here, and while Big Blue may not be a part of it, we're all in store for some good football nonetheless. But before we get to the games themselves, we've compiled a short list of Giants-related headlines that you may be...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Steve Spagnuolo: “His Defense Has Changed Since He was Last Here”
January 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be going back to the future after hiring Steve Spagnuolo to replace Perry Fewell as their defensive coordinator, but the defense that put Spags on the map -- the defense that helped win Super Bowl XLII -- is not likely to make a similar return...

New York Giants’ Damontre Moore Makes “Promise” That 2015 Will Be His Year
January 9th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Through the first two years of his professional career, Damontre Moore hasn't exactly turned into Michael Strahan or even Justin Tuck for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** He's shown potential and with more maturing and playing time, could develop into the player they thought they were getting when they took him in...

New York Giants’ Damontre Moore Fined 10K for Hit on Tennessee Titans QB Zach Mettenberger
December 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants made a few big mistakes that cost them points on the scoreboard last Sunday and against the Tennessee Titans, and it appears that one Giant will be paying for a mistake he made right out of his wallet. ***PHOTO1*** After Zach Mettenberger threw an interception to Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie,...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul on Future: If It’s up to Me, I’d Be a Giant for Life
December 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When you ask New York Giants fans if they want Jason Pierre-Paul back and locked up to a long-term contract, you get a mixed reaction. ***PHOTO1*** You get the one set of fans who look at the sack numbers, see the single-digit sack numbers ever since his breakout season in 2011, and...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Named NFC Player of the Week for Performance Vs. Titans
December 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's been quite a while sine the New York Giants drafted a linebacker with actual play-making ability, but they finally may have found that in Devon Kennard, who thus far, is looking more and more like a guy who will stick on this team for a long time. ***PHOTO1*** After Sunday's 36-7...

Giants’ Perry Fewell on Damontre Moore: “He Won’t Be an Every Down Defender for Us”
December 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
One of the greatest mysteries of the New York Giants' abysmal 2014 campaign has been the play, or lack thereof, of second-year defensive end Damontre Moore. Fans and coaches alike anticipated a breakout year after an eventful preseason, but now with the season essentially in the books, it appears as...

Giants Place 5 Players on IR; Sign RB Chris Ogbonnaya and Make Several Other Moves
December 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As noted on Tuesday evening, the New York Giants had placed defensive ends Mathias Kiwanuka and Robert Ayers, as well as offensive lineman Adam Snyder on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). However, later in the evening, the team also announced that they had placed offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz and linebacker Terrell...

Giants Place Robert Ayers, Mathias Kiwanuka, Adam Snyder on Season-Ending Injured Reserve
December 2nd, 2014 at 5:48 PM
The New York Giants were at 14 players on injured reserve and on Monday, we knew Robert Ayers was going to be the 15th one with the torn pectoral muscle injury. However after Tuesday, the number is going from 14 to 17. ***PHOTO1*** Along with Ayers, the Giants will also place long-time...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Downgraded to Out Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
November 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Already slated to be without defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf), linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion/shoulder) and offensive lineman Adam Snyder (knee), the New York Giants received more bad injury news on Saturday as defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka (knee) failed to travel with the team and has been downgraded to out versus...

Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Out; Justin Pugh, Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
November 28th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Heading into Friday's practice, the New York Giants weren't sure if starting right tackle Justin Pugh would be returning to the starting lineup or not for their Week 13 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Pugh is listed as questionable, but with his quad injury, the Giants are likely not going to...

New York Giants are ’50-50′ on Bringing Tom Coughlin Back in 2015: Report
November 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
A lot of things have gone wrong for the New York Giants over the previous two seasons, and almost none of it has been the fault of head coach Tom Coughlin. Unfortunately, the business side of the NFL rarely recognizes fault and people are fired all the time for things...

Giants Expect Eli Manning to “Bounce Back” & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 19th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a sarcastic mood on Wednesday, reminding reporters that they could be in Buffalo so they should smile. But those smiles quickly turned to frowns as Coughlin was bombarded with injury-related questions. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report included the following players:...

Injuries Continue to Mount for Giants & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 12th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in an anxious mood for his weekly press conference on Wednesday, but almost immediately it was redirected into a discussion about injuries. Unfortunately, the Giants are dealing with a lot of them -- some of them brand new this week. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Doubtful Vs. Seattle Seahawks; Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable
November 7th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 10 injury report on Friday, and for the first time in quite a while, no one has been officially ruled out. However, any lingering hopes that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) will play against the Seattle Seahawks should be put aside as...

New York Giants Vs. Indianapolis Colts: Week 9 Preview
November 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants (3-4) will return from their bye week on Monday night and look to right the ship against Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts (5-3), but it certainly is not going to come easy. They'll be without running back Rashad Jennings (knee) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Mathias Kiwanuka: Time for Team to “Grow Up”
October 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
A week ago, the New York Giants began an onslaught of trash talk with members of the Philadelphia Eagles that continued right through Sunday -- a Sunday that ended with an embarrassing 27-0 loss to their divisional rivals. Now, facing the reality of a 3-3 record and a Week 7...

Antrel Rolle Hasn’t Had Discussions with Giants on New Contract; Isn’t Worried About It
October 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With Antrel Rolle in the final year of the five-year deal he signed with the New York Giants back in March of 2010, many people during the winter thought the Giants would have either re-structured his deal, which at the time, would have given them more salary cap space, or...