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New York Giants 2015 Regular Season: Early Look at Top 5 Most Intriguing Matchups
April 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Can you feel it? There's excitement in the air on the heels of Tuesday night's NFL regular season schedule release and with good reason. It not only means that the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner, it means training camps are also right around the corner and, subsequently, we're...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on 2015 Schedule: “We Will Face a Challenge Every Week”
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday night, the NFL released the 2015 regular season schedule for all 32 teams and to say the New York Giants have it rough would be a bit of an understatement. Sure, from a strength of schedule standpoint, it could be far worse as Big Blue faces only the...

New York Giants’ 2015 Preseason, Regular Season Schedules Released
April 21st, 2015 at 8:00 PM
If the start of the offseason workout program wasn't enough to get your football juices flowing, the NFL has now provided you all you should need: the complete 2015 preseason and regular season schedules. And yes, that obviously includes your New York Football Giants, who had their 2015 opponents released...

New York Giants Tied for 20th Most Difficult Schedule in 2015
February 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have been hit with some rather difficult schedules in recent years, but following a 6-10 finish in 2014, that is now poised to change. And with home/away opponents having already been determined for the 2015 regular season, strength of schedule has officially been calculated for next...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year
January 31st, 2015 at 8:15 PM
Less than 24 hours after being letdown by fans across the country and losing out to Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater for Pepsi Rookie of the Year, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. received one of the few pieces of individual hardware that is worth having: the AP...

Vikings’ Teddy Bridgewater, not Odell Beckham Jr., Wins Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year
January 31st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been showered with accolades and awards following his record-breaking first season in the NFL, and that has included every single note-worthy NFL Rookie of the Year and Offensive Rookie of the Year award that has been handed out thus far. However,...

New York Giants’ 2015 Home and Away Opponents Officially Set
December 29th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
With the 2014 NFL regular season now over, home and away opponents for the 2015 regular season have been officially set. And while the schedule itself will not be released for quite some time, we can take an early look at who Big Blue will face next season. ***PHOTO1*** 2015 Home Opponents: Dallas...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Adrian Peterson Scandal: Just Go Home and Hug Your Children
September 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Last week, the news came out that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had potential child abuse charges in Texas after as a result of disciplining his four-year-old son with a switch. ***PHOTO1*** Since then, other child abuse charges from another mother of Peterson's children have come out and it's started the...

Former New York Giants DT Linval Joseph Shot at Minnesota Nightclub
August 9th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Minnesota Vikings released a statement on Saturday stating that defensive tackle Linval Joseph, who was previously with the New York Giants, had been shot in the calf at a Minnesota nightclub early on Saturday morning. The team added that Joseph, who was apparently an innocent bystander, had been treated...

Linval Joseph Played 2013 Season with Torn Labrum; Hid Injury from New York Giants
July 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2013 New York Giants were one of the most injured teams in NFL history and it was actually worse than anyone knew. Even the Giants themselves. ***VIDEO1*** Now with the Minnesota Vikings after signing a five-year, $31.5 million deal early in free agency, defensive tackle Linval Joseph admits he played the...

A Now Healthy Terrell Manning Excited for Fresh Start with New York Giants
July 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft, linebacker Terrell Manning has already found the NFL to be a relatively unforgiving place. After coming into the league with knee problems, Manning quickly contracted colitis -- a parasitic infection of the large intestine -- that...

New York Giants’ Fran Tarkenton Named to NFL Network’s 1960s Fantasy Team
June 4th, 2014 at 12:40 PM
Throughout the month of June, NFL Network and NFL Digital Media will look back over the past five decades of football and piece together the top fantasy teams that would have been in each decade. For the 1960s, the group used only the years of 1966-1969 (following the AFL-NFL merger). ***VIDEO1*** In...

New York Giants “Remain in the Mix” for DT Kevin Williams
May 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent defensive tackle Kevin Williams (Minnesota Vikings) for two days in mid-April, but the six-time Pro Bowler eventually left without a deal. However, Williams admitted earlier this week that Big Blue "remains in the mix" for his services, but also noted that he's...

Josh Freeman Excited to Join Giants; Be Part of a Great Organization, Play Alongside Eli Manning
April 21st, 2014 at 4:00 PM
With Eli Manning recovering from arthroscopic ankle surgery this past month, the New York Giants added some veteran insurance to the team when they signed former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman to a one-year deal; the deal for Freeman became official on Monday. ***VIDEO1*** With Freeman in the...

Minnesota Vikings DT Kevin Williams Met with New York Giants on Monday; Will Meet Again on Tuesday
April 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
During the first month of the NFL free agency period, the New York Giants saw long-time defensive tackle Linval Joseph leave them to sign a deal with the Minnesota Vikings. The Giants could end up return the favor and take someone from Minnesota. ***VIDEO1*** On Monday night, long-time Viking Kevin Williams met with...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in WR Sidney Rice
April 14th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Just when you think the free agent spending spree put on by the New York Giants in recent weeks has come to an end, they begin lining up quarterback visits and have now, reportedly, expressed an interest in wide receiver Sidney Rice. ***VIDEO1*** Rice, who has a history with injuries and missed...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

Mike Patterson Remains a Possibility for New York Giants: Report
March 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have been anything but quiet since free agency began, addressing multiple needs at multiple positions. However, one area that has been seemingly neglected is at defensive tackle, where the team lost Linval Joseph (Minnesota Vikings) and have failed to add anyone to replace him. They also...

Linval Joseph: New York Giants’ Offer was “Nowhere Near” Minnesota Vikings’ Offer
March 13th, 2014 at 9:55 AM
It wasn't much of a surprise when Linval Joseph jetted New York and almost immediately signed with the Minnesota Vikings on a five-years, $31.5 million deal. It was long thought that the New York Giants wouldn't be able to keep their prized defensive tackle, but it now appears they didn't...

Minnesota Vikings Agree to Terms with Linval Joseph: Report
March 11th, 2014 at 5:24 PM
The worst fears of many New York Giants fans have been realized: defensive tackle Linval Joseph has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings, reports FOX Sports 1. The move away from New York is anything but shocking. Despite Joseph's desire to stay with the Giants, he made is abundantly clear...