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Tom Coughlin Making Sure New York Giants Don’t Overlook Oakland Raiders
November 9th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
During the bye week, many stray from football for a break, but those like head coach Tom Coughlin and quarterback Eli Manning don’t. Many pulled up their collective chairs or couches to watch NFC East Division rival games primarily. At 2-6, the New York Giants could use help at the...

New York Giants Must Answer Serious Questions Along Offensive Line This Offseason
February 8th, 2013 at 4:55 PM
Out of all the areas on the Giants roster that need work this offseason, perhaps none is as important as the development of the offensive line. Currently, the Giants have questions to answer at every single position in front of quarterback Eli Manning, which could make patching together a respectable...

New York Giants Sign Six Players to Reserve/Futures Contracts
January 3rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants made their first move of the new offseason by signing all six members of their Practice Squad to reserve/futures contracts. Those players include cornerback LaRon Scott, guard Stephen Goodin, tackle Levy Adcock, tight end Larry Donnell, defensive end Matt Broha and tackle Matt McCants. McCants...

Matt McCants Learning Pro Game as Member of New York Giants Practice Squad
November 16th, 2012 at 12:40 PM
Selected in the sixth-round of the 2012 NFL Draft, offensive lineman Matt McCants was considered a bit of a gamble for the New York Giants. Having already selected Brandon Mosley before him, Big Blue appeared to be filling out depth at tackle with the best remaining talent, and McCants fit...

New York Giants Cut WR Brandon Collins, OT Matt McCants from Practice Squad
September 8th, 2012 at 7:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** As expected, the New York Giants made two cuts from the practice squad today in order to make room for the new additions of OL Scott Wedige and defensive back Terrance Frederick. Wide receiver Brandon Collins, as well as offensive tackle Matt McCants were both released. Collins is an undrafted free agent...

David Douglas, Matt Broha Highlight Additions to New York Giants’ Practice Squad
September 1st, 2012 at 1:35 PM
Despite rumored interest from the Dallas Cowboys, wide receiver David Douglas has cleared waivers and is back at the TIMEX Performance Center as a part of the New York Giants practice squad. Douglas is joined by tight end Larry Donnell, defensive back and return specialist Laron Scott, offensive linemen Matt McCants,...

Deja Blue? No, but New York Giants Do Defeat New England Patriots 6-3 in Preseason Finale
August 29th, 2012 at 10:04 PM
It was the long-awaited rematch of Super Bowl XLVI between the New York Giants and New England Patriots. The hottest ticket in town! Fans lined up deep into the city as they waited to get into MetLife Stadium! Well, not really, but it was yet another game between the Giants...

New York Giants’ Kevin Gilbride on Will Beatty: “We Need Him”
July 11th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
After missing the final six games of the 2011-2012 regular season and then the playoffs with a detached retina, New York Giants left tackle Will Beatty was looking forward to a healthy return in 2012-2013. And although he declared his eye 100%, Beatty missed much of Big Blue's Organized Team...

New York Giants Offensive Line: Question Marks Heading into Training Camp
June 5th, 2012 at 6:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that the New York Giants offensive line has been a question mark this offseason and will continue to be as the team prepares for training camp in Albany. Last season, the Giants ranked last in the league in rushing and the lack of run blocking was...

New York Giants, Rookie OT Matt McCants Agree to Terms
May 10th, 2012 at 6:42 AM
The New York Giants and rookie offensive tackle Matt McCants, who was a sixth-round pick (201st overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, have agreed to terms. ***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports the deal could be finalized as early as Thursday when rookies arrive for meetings and to...

New York Giants Select OT Matt McCants in Round 6 of 2012 NFL Draft
April 28th, 2012 at 5:06 PM
With their sixth pick (201st overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants have selected offensive tackle Matt McCants out of UAB. ***VIDEO1*** McCants was a three-year starter at AUB and earned All-Conference USA first-team honors his senior season. His frame is ideal for the position,...