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Tom Brady’s ‘DeflateGate’ Appeal Will Have Impact on New York Giants, NFC East
May 24th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
By now you would have to be living under a rock to have not heard about the New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” incident and the penalties levied upon them. While the fines and loss of draft picks may be of no concern to New York Giants fans, the imposed four-game suspension...

New York Giants’ Brett Jones, a Potential Wildcard for Big Blue, “Enjoying” CFL-to-NFL Transition
May 24th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Offensive lineman Brett Jones is coming off the best year of his young career. Not only was he named the best player at his position, but he is also coming off of a championship season. ***PHOTO1*** No, he didn’t play for the New England Patriots or Ohio State Buckeyes, rather the Calgary...

Replacing Will Beatty: Free Agent Pool Has Water If New York Giants Choose to Dive In
May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are fortunate that Will Beatty’s injury occurred early in the offseason and they now have time to prepare and build chemistry should they desire to bring in a free agent. The team already has more quality and reliability in the depth department on the offensive line...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Will Offensive Approach Change with Loss of Will Beatty?
May 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! After the first "off" day on Giants 101 in about six years, we're back today and looking to help fill the void of football in your life once again. Of course, that's not going to be easy given that we're in a significant NFL...

You’re not Going to Believe What New York Giants WR Victor Cruz is Afraid of: Video
May 22nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has taken to the game of football, as well as the National spotlight that comes with it, like a fish to water. And while the immense pressure and big lights that come with playing in New York don't scare him one bit, there's...

Geoff Schwartz on Loss of Will Beatty: ‘It’s Disappointing, but That’s Why We Drafted Ereck Flowers’
May 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants starting left tackle Will Beatty tore his pectoral muscle on Tuesday, fellow offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz was in the room. He immediately knew the injury was serious and the reality of losing the team's anchor along the offensive lineman set in rapidly. ***PHOTO1*** But in the moments after...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Graded Out as League’s Worst Quarterback Under Pressure
May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is at his weakest when there's relentless pressure in his face. And the 2011 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers aside, he has not fared particularly well in pocket-collapsing situations. ***PHOTO1*** Two seasons ago, back in 2013, Manning was actually...

ESPN Ranks New York Giants Uniforms No. 12 in NFL, Calls Their Gray Pants “Too Drab”
May 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
You know it's a boring part of the offseason when people start ranking NFL uniforms, but that's exactly where we are today. And on Thursday, ESPN released their yearly uniform rankings via Uni Watch, which had the New York Giants improving three spots from a year ago to No. 12...

New York Giants Have Multiple In-House, Line Shuffling Options to Band-Aid the Loss of Will Beatty
May 21st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants officially confirmed what we already knew on Thursday: starting left tackle Will Beatty suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights earlier this week and required immediate surgery. He is expected to miss 5-6 months. ***PHOTO1*** Needless to say, Big Blue has a problem on their hands. A...

New York Giants’ John Mara Continues His Support of Roger Goodell Following DeflateGate Decisions
May 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara, who also heads the NFL’s Competition Committee, has never been one to criticize NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and that's not going to change now. In the aftermath of the New England Patriots' DeflateGate scandal, which included the loss of multiple draft picks, a $1...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Clarifies Comments on Player Pay, Says He’s Grateful to NFL
May 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Late last week, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made some comments regarding player pay in the NFL and how it unfairly balances out in comparison to the other three major American sports. The comments immediately sparked some controversy and outrage from fans and media alike -- especially...

New York Giants Lose Will Beatty for Five Months: Here are Some Potential Free Agent Fixes
May 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants received their first bit of truly bad injury-related news on Wednesday, losing starting left tackle Will Beatty for at least five months after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights. It was just another in a very long line of devastating injuries in recent...

Akeem Hunt Playing with Chip on Shoulder; Chose New York Giants Because It “Felt Like Home”
May 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Although he wasn't expected to go in the early rounds, that didn't quell the disappointment for Purdue running back Akeem Hunt after going undrafted in the 2015 NFL Draft. But when one door closes, another usually opens and that's exactly what happened for Hunt. ***PHOTO1*** Almost immediately following the conclusion of the...

New York Giants Left Tackle Will Beatty Tears Pectoral Muscle Lifting Weights, Out 5 Months
May 20th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
The New York Giants are already off to a bad start in the injury department as the team's starting left tackle, Will Beatty, suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights that required immediate surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Beatty is currently in Manhattan at the Hospital for Special Surgery, already undergoing the procedure, and...

Stephen Baker: New York Giants Wide Receivers Will “Eat People Alive” If They Remain Healthy
May 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Do you think a guy aptly nicknamed "The Touchdown Maker" would know a little something about success in the NFL? Well, he did and he still does, so when retired New York Giants wide receiver and long-time fan favorite, Stephen Baker, speaks up, everyone should listen and take what he...

Giants’ Landon Collins Motivated to Prove There’s More to His Game: “I’m not a Box Safety”
May 20th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It caused safety Landon Collins (Alabama) to fall out of the first-round of the 2015 NFL Draft, and he's already tired of answering questions about it. He believes it's a mass misperception of his skills, and he's headed into the 2015 regular season with a fierce determination to immediately prove...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Eli Manning as No. 9 QB in NFL; Tony Romo No. 6
May 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's that time of year again where nothing else is really going on so the rankings systems are out in full force. On Tuesday, we saw the New York Giants receiving unit ranked in the Top 5 of the league, which was then followed up by additional NFL Network rankings...

New York Giants Among Teams That Voted in Favor of PAT Change; Josh Brown Weighs In
May 20th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
On Tuesday, NFL owners officially voted in favor of a new point after attempt (PAT) system for the 2015 season -- just the 2015 season for now. As part of the overhaul, extra points will now be snapped from the 15-yard line (making it a 33-yard extra point), while two-point...

Sorry Ladies, New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. is not Going to Snuggle You: Video
May 19th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. became an overnight sensation after his one-handed catch against the Dallas Cowboys last season, but long before that, he had caught the eye of many female fans. Unfortunately, some of those situations got a bit out of hand for Beckham Jr., who...

Giants 101 Writers’ Round Table: What’s the Hold up Between Eli Manning, New York Giants?
May 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's been many, many years since Giants 101 conducted a "Writers' Round Table," but due to popular demand, it's back! So each week leading up to the season, we will open up the website (and social media) for reader questions regarding the New York Giants. But allow us to preface:...