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Giants’ Injury Roundup Post Thursday Practice; Nat Berhe in Concussion Protocol
September 29th, 2016 at 4:06 PM
The New York Giants were bit hard by the injury bug in Sunday's loss to the Washington Redskins. The team released the Thursday injury report and eight players were included on the list. ***PHOTO1*** Defensive end Olivier Vernon has been dealing with a wrist injury that occurred during Week 1 against the...

Giants’ RB Rashad Jennings Unlikely to Play Monday Night
September 29th, 2016 at 10:34 AM
New York Giants lead running back Rashad Jennings is unlikely to play on Monday night against the Minnesota Vikings, per Jordan Raanan of ESPN. ***PHOTO1*** Jennings injured his right thumb in the Giants' Week 2 matchup against the New Orleans Saints and then was ruled inactive in Week 3 against the Washington...

Giants’ C Weston Richburg Fined $12,000 Taunting
September 28th, 2016 at 5:36 PM
New York Giants center Weston Richburg was the first player to be ejected via the "Odell Beckham Jr." rule in Sunday's loss against the Washington Redskins for taunting cornerback Josh Norman. ***PHOTO1*** Richburg was ejected in the fourth quarter after making a block on Norman and earned his second personal foul...

Giants’ OL Justin Pugh Doesn’t Think Odell Beckham Jr. is a Distraction
September 28th, 2016 at 10:25 AM
New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo called out star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on Monday, saying that the 23-year old was a "distraction" to the team during their loss to Washington Redskins. Offensive lineman Justin Pugh rebutted that statement, saying the Beckham has not been a distraction. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham was...

Even in Sunday’s Loss, Giants’ Show They Boast a Top Run Defense
September 27th, 2016 at 10:42 PM
One of the worst parts about the New York Giants' defense in 2015 was their run defense. Three games into the 2016 season, it is obvious that the Giants' defensive line is quite possibly their greatest asset. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants defense allowed an average of 4.4 yards per carry to their...

Giants’ Weston Richburg on Ejection: “I Let My Teammates Down”
September 27th, 2016 at 9:43 AM
New York Giants' center Weston Richburg was the first player in the NFL to be ejected through the "Odell Beckham Jr." rule. The rule calls for a player who earns two unsportsmanlike conduct penalties to be ejected from the game. ***PHOTO1*** Richburg was ejected in the fourth quarter when he delivered a...

Giants’ Re-Sign CB Michael Hunter After Being Waived Earlier in Week
September 26th, 2016 at 9:58 PM
With running back Shane Vereen out for an extended period of time with a torn tricep and the cornerback group now dealing with injuries to both Eli Apple and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, the New York Giants re-signed cornerback Michael Hunter. ***PHOTO1*** Hunter was waived on Saturday after being promoted to the active...

Giants’ HC Ben McAdoo: “Everything is Correctable”
September 26th, 2016 at 7:09 PM
The New York Giants had many costly mistakes in Sunday's 29-27 loss to the division-rival Washington Redskins. Head coach Ben McAdoo believes that all of the turnovers and penalties are correctable. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants had two interceptions from quarterback Eli Manning and one fumble from running back Shane Vereen. They also...

Giants’ RB Shane Vereen Out Indefinitely with Tricep Injury
September 26th, 2016 at 5:44 PM
The New York Giants running back corps just got a little thinner as prominent pass-catching back Shane Vereen will likely be out for the rest of the season with a torn tricep. It is reported that he tore it during Sunday's loss and will need surgery to repair it. ***PHOTO1*** Vereen handled...

Stock up, Stock Down in Giants’ Loss to Washington Redskins
September 26th, 2016 at 11:55 AM
Even though the New York Giants fell to 2-1 after Sunday's loss to the Washington Redskins, there were still some good things that happened during the game to go along with the mistakes and the poor play. Here is a stock report on some of those players. ***PHOTO1*** Stock Up RT Bobby Hart The...