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Giants No. 4 In 2017 NFL Brand Rankings
June 22nd, 2017 at 2:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Each year at the beginning of the summer, the "NFL Fan Base and Brand Rankings" are released. Teams are ranked by specific criteria and then slotted from best to worst. Michael Lewis of the Goizueta Business School at Emory University is the...

Former Giants DT Matt Mitrione To Co-Main Event Bellator NYC
June 20th, 2017 at 11:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Xaume Olleros/Getty Images Matt Mitrione might not be name that immediately rings a bell for New York Giants fans. Mitrione was an undrafted free agent out of Purdue and played in nine games for Big Blue in 2002 before a foot injury...

Giants 90-Man Roster: What Can Rhett Ellison Add to Offense?
June 1st, 2017 at 9:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** Rhett EllisonMark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Rhett Ellison isn't a star. Fifty-one receptions and one rushing attempt in a five-year career tell you that. The New York Giants, though, didn't sign Ellison to a surprising four-year, $18 million contract ($8 million guaranteed) to put...

DE Devin Taylor, LB Gerald Hodges visiting New York Giants — reports
May 22nd, 2017 at 11:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants' OTA program starts this week, but they aren't done renovating the roster. ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that former Detroit Lions defensive end Devin Taylor is visiting the team Monday and that linebacker Gerald Hodges is...

90-man roster: Andrew Adams aims to build on solid rookie year
May 18th, 2017 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Andrew Adams prepares to make a tackle during a game last season.Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports There is a natural inclination to assume that if 2016 third-round pick Darian Thompson returns to full health after playing in only two games last season, the starting free...

Mock Draft: Invictus selects Cam Robinson for New York Giants
April 21st, 2017 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Just think, in just a few days, we're going to be without mock drafts for another eight or nine months. You know I had to give you one last mock draft. This one will be two rounds, and it will...

NFL Draft: Is TE David Njoku right pick at 23 for the Giants?
April 17th, 2017 at 9:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** David Njoku David Njoku, one of the two players most often awarded to the New York Giants in mock drafts, had been scheduled to visit the Giants on Monday before that meeting was apparently cancelled. Just how big of a need is it for the Giants in...

NFL Draft: What would the Giants be getting in LB Zach Cunningham?
April 6th, 2017 at 5:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** [embedded content] Increasingly, the buzz around the New York Giants and the 23rd overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft has Vanderbilt linebacker Zach Cunningham as a primary target for the Giants. The Giants, of course, have not selected a linebacker in the first round since taking Carl...

2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Jordan Leggett, TE, Clemson
March 30th, 2017 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants need better play from their tight end position. They started upgrading it in free agency by signing blocking tight end Keith Ellison from the Minnesota Vikings. However, they still need more production from the position. As it so...

Analyzing team success in the NFL Draft
March 29th, 2017 at 9:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports The draft is a little less than a month away. I love this time of year because I'm an eternal optimist, and every team, every fan gets to share in that optimism over what will be the main source of improvement for...