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NFL Draft Notebook: Pitt QB Nathan Peterman a fit for Giants?
March 29th, 2017 at 1:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nathan PetermanPhoto by Tyler Smith/Getty Images Will the New York Giants select a quarterback in the 2017 NFL Draft? If so, at what point in the draft would they be willing to pick on a player they hope they won't have to use for a few...

Marshall’s size will be key asset for Manning
March 29th, 2017 at 12:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano, NFL Insider | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX - The Giants may not have made the kind of free-agency splash that they made last season, but they have spent the last few days positively glowing about the addition of Brandon Marshall. To them, the addition of the 6-4...

McAdoo confident in Flowers
March 29th, 2017 at 11:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano, NFL Insider | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX - It's looking more and more every day like the embattled Ereck Flowers will keep his job as the Giants' left tackle. And if he does, it sounds like he's got Ben McAdoo's support. "I think one of the best...

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...

McAdoo still open to calling offensive plays despite team’s struggles
March 28th, 2017 at 10:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX -- Ben McAdoo's ability to call the offensive plays and be the New York Giants' head coach came under great scrutiny last season as what was once a top-10 offense plummeted to 25th in the league. Even McAdoo's bosses broached the...

McAdoo wants Giants to be more focused off the field next season
March 28th, 2017 at 8:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano | Facebook | Twitter | Archive Ben McAdoo never actually said the words, but his message couldn't have been any clearer. The New York Giants, coming off an 11-5 season, are serious about contending for a Super Bowl title this season, so he needs his players to get...

McAdoo intrigued by Geno Smith as Manning’s backup, potential heir
March 28th, 2017 at 7:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX -- The New York Giants are admittedly on the lookout for Eli Manning's eventual successor. Is it possible they already found him when they signed Geno Smith? It is, according to Giants coach Ben McAdoo, who raved about the former Jets...

Reese no longer on the Giants’ hot seat
March 28th, 2017 at 11:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano, NFL Insider | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX - At the miserable end of the 2015 season, as the Giants were basically firing Tom Coughlin, John Mara wasn't willing to let his general manager completely off the hook. He officially put Jerry Reese on notice when he said...

Five things I think I think: Thoughts on Ereck Flowers, Nick Mangold, more
March 28th, 2017 at 10:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** Nick MangoldPhoto by Al Bello/Getty Images There is a lot going on around the New York Giants these days. Let's hit some of those topics with a quick "Five things I think I think." About the support for Ereck Flowers John Mara voiced support for...

Mara confident Beckham will mature over time
March 28th, 2017 at 8:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ralph Vacchiano, NFL Insider | Facebook | Twitter | Archive PHOENIX - John Mara saw the hole that Odell Beckham punched in the wall at Lambeau Field after the Giants lost to the Packers in the playoffs and he offered to pay to fix it. Packers president Mark Murphy told him...