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Giants’ 2016 Position Review: Tight End
January 17th, 2017 at 7:17 PM
The narrative surrounding the New York Giants offense was not a positive one throughout the 2016 season and there is plenty of blame to go around. The tight end position deserves some of that blame but also does show some promise. ***PHOTO1*** For the entire season, the Giants only had three tight...

Giants’ 2016 Position Review: Wide Receivers
January 17th, 2017 at 11:23 AM
The New York Giants offense struggled for the most part in 2016 but they still had one of the most talented wide receiver corps in the NFL, headlined by 24-year-old star Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham Jr. led the way with 101 receptions for 1,367 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns. It...

Giants’ 2016 Position Review: Running Back
January 16th, 2017 at 11:26 AM
The New York Giants rushing attack was one of the worst in the NFL in 2016. A combination of things led to their inefficiencies in the backfield but there is some hope heading into next season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants finished the regular season averaging 88.2 rushing yards per game, fourth-worst in...

2016 Position Review: Giants’ Eli Manning
January 15th, 2017 at 4:22 PM
With the New York Giants' season over and the offseason yet to start, Giants 101 will take a look a look at each position and review how they performed in the 2016 season, starting with quarterback Eli Manning. ***PHOTO1*** After two straight seasons of at least 4,400 passing yards and 30...

Giants’ Leon Hall not Fined for Rib Shot on Packers’ Jordy Nelson
January 13th, 2017 at 7:25 PM
New York Giants defensive back Leon Hall will not be fined for the hit he delivered to Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson during the wild-card game on Sunday. The hit subsequently knocked Nelson out of the game. ***PHOTO1*** There was speculation that Hall would be fined for the hit...

Which Giants Might Be Asked to Take Pay Cut?
January 13th, 2017 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants have been eliminated from the playoffs following their 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers and have shifted their focus on the offseason. While they have players that will hit the market, there is also the possibility there are players that will be asked to take...

Giants Sign a Handful of Players to Futures Contracts
January 12th, 2017 at 4:13 PM
The New York Giants have signed a handful of players to futures contracts not even a week after they lost the wild-card game to the Green Bay Packers. Most of the players at one point or another have been on the team or the practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, the Giants...

Giants Must Likely Decide Between Jason Pierre-Paul, Johnathan Hankins
January 11th, 2017 at 1:05 PM
One of the sad truths that the New York Giants and their fans must face is that the front office will likely have to decide between re-signing defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins. Signing both doesn't seem financially feasible. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN's Jordan Raanan believes the Giants will have...

Jason Pierre-Paul Headlines Giants’ Key Free Agents
January 10th, 2017 at 8:33 PM
The New York Giants finished their 2016 regular season with a record of 11-5, the most wins since they won 12 in 2008. But, with their season over following a 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers, they must now turn their focus to the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have a...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Doesn’t Think Offense Needs a Fullback
January 10th, 2017 at 1:29 PM
The New York Giants had a very successful season going 11-5 but one concern throughout the entire season was the performance of the offense. The run game struggled for most of the season and many attribute it to the lack of a fullback. ***PHOTO1*** Giants general manager Jerry Reese told reporters on...