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Could These Giants Be Trade Chips?
August 20th, 2017 at 10:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images The New York Giants have, over the last couple of years, built a roster that is deep and competitive at most positions. In fact, for the first time in years, they could have several viable contributors on the outside...

New York Giants News, 8/10: Rhett Ellison’s Biggest Adjustment
August 10th, 2017 at 7:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Rhett Ellison with the Vikings.Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images A reported on Wednesday asked Giants tight end Rhett Ellison, playing for someone other than the Minnesota Vikings for the first time in his six-year NFL career, what the biggest adjustment had been. The answer...

NFL To Introduce New Football Helmets
July 23rd, 2017 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL is experimenting with a new helmet product this summer. The new helmet, called the VICIS Zero 1, has but one goal in mind: to diminish more of the force when contact is made which should reduce concussions. NFL teams and their players are...

Summer School: The Giants And Defensive Line Rotations
July 7th, 2017 at 10:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images During the 2016 season, the New York Giants had a few statistical oddities when it came to which players and formations were on the field for each side of the ball. We've already talked numerous times about the offense's...

Giants And Early-Round Tight Ends: The Good, The Bad And … Evan Engram
July 6th, 2017 at 12:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Evan EngramWilliam Hauser-USA TODAY Sports Everyone who follows the New York Giants know that this year's selection in the first round of the annual college draft was Ole Miss tight end Evan Engram. While it was not surprising that the club took a tight...

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...