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Adrian Peterson to Giants? Bookmakers say odds aren’t good
February 26th, 2017 at 9:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images Back in January, Adrian Peterson went on the record to name three teams he'd want to play for next season if the Minnesota Vikings decide to release him. Those three teams were the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Houston Texans, and of course,...

New York Giants’ top 10 failed first-round draft choices
February 25th, 2017 at 10:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Every Giants' fan that follows the team closely understands that there are plums that can be extracted from the later rounds. And past rosters are full of them: LB Pat Hughes (Round 9), DE's Justin Tuck (3) and George Martin (11),...

Big Blue View Mock Draft: Giants draft DE Tanoh Kpassagnon in the third round
February 24th, 2017 at 8:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports We've reached the third and final day of the Big Blue View pre-Combine mock draft. On the first day of the draft the New York Giants added an offensive playmaker who can help in the second level blocking in Miami Hurricanes tight...

Big Blue View Mock Draft: OT Antonio Garcia to Giants in Round 2
February 23rd, 2017 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports Big Blue View's pre-combine mock draft rolls on as we dive head-first into the second round. The New York Giants selected Miami's dynamic 20-year-old tight end David Njoku with their first pick (23rd overall). In recent years the Giants have used...

Big Blue View Mock Draft: Giants get TE David Njoku in Round 1
February 22nd, 2017 at 7:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports With the NFL Scouting Combine less than two weeks away, it's time for a "Pre-Combine" mock draft before the Underwear Olympics shake up draft boards. This will be a three-round mock draft. Today will just be the first round, but in...

NFL Free Agency: WR Kamar Aiken a fit for Giants?
February 20th, 2017 at 7:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kamar AikenPhoto by Michael Reaves/Getty Images Let's think for a minute about what type of wide receiver the New York Giants might be looking for on the free-agent market next month. A guy with size to complement Odell Beckham Jr. and Sterling Shepard. A player...

Giants Free Agency: DE Jabaal Sheard a Jason Pierre-Paul alternative?
February 19th, 2017 at 9:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jabaal Sheard pressures Matt Ryan during Super Bowl LI.Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports If the New York Giants fail in their effort to get defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul to return next season they will be stuck trying to fill a massive hole in their defense. They could...

NFL Free Agency: TE Anthony Fasano low-cost option for Giants?
February 15th, 2017 at 5:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Anthony FasanoChristopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports We know that the New York Giants did not get good enough play from the tight end spot in 2016, a statement that applies to both the pass receiving and the inability to block consistently in the run game. The...

Amani Toomer compares Tyree, Edelman Super Bowl catches
February 12th, 2017 at 1:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports David Tyree or Julian Edelman: whose improbable fourth-quarter Super Bowl reception was better? I posed the question to New York Giants' wide receiver Victor Cruz and he responded, "Tyree, not even close." Former Giants receiver Amani Toomer agrees and provides more...

Eli Manning a Hall of Famer? Study says 72 percent chance answer is “yes”
February 12th, 2017 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Will Eli Manning someday join Michael Strahan as a Hall of Famer?Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images Is New York Giants' quarterback Eli Manning a future Pro Football Hall of Famer? That question, like just about every other discussion about how good Manning has or has not...