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New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Benches Himself in Favor of Vernon Davis; Loses Fantasy Matchup
October 2nd, 2014 at 6:55 AM
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was swooped up off of the waiver wire in bulk prior to last Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, and he ultimately won many fantasy players their Week 4 matchup. Ironically, the one fantasy player he didn't help to victory was, well ......

Giants’ Rashad Jennings on Fantasy Football Owners Helping Him: Send Me Some Jokes
October 1st, 2014 at 4:20 PM
Generally, players don't want to hear about fans fantasy football teams and how they're performing for them because it's not something they need to concern with given their day-to-day lives and schedules. ***PHOTO1*** However, players still know that fantasy football has become a very big part of fans lives and a big...

Osi Umenyiora Excited to See Old New York Giants Teammates; Doesn’t Deny Missing Team
October 1st, 2014 at 1:20 PM
There's an old saying; the grass isn't always greener on the other side. Since leaving the New York Giants after the 2012 season, Osi Umenyiora has found that out the hard way. ***PHOTO1*** Umenyiora once turned down a three-year extension to stay with the Giants in hopes of finding potential big money...

Odell Beckhamn Jr. Excited, Anxious to Get on Field for New York Giants; Preparing for Falcons
October 1st, 2014 at 9:45 AM
This season is beginning to produce some of the best offensive production the Giants have seen in a long time. Eli Manning's passing game has drastically improved since the first two weeks of the season and the offense has been seeing more touchdowns rather than field goals in their...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Guarantees He’ll Get a Pick-Six During 2014 Season
October 1st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants defense, especially the secondary, is playing with an all-time high in confidence right now. ***PHOTO1*** It would make sense since they lead the NFL in interceptions (with 7) after this past week when they got to Kirk Cousins four times in their 45-14 domination of the Washington Redskins...

New York Giants Release WR Mario Manningham from Injured Reserve on Tuesday
September 30th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants were hoping to bring back the magic from two years ago when they signed Mario Manningham in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** Unfortunately, Manningham's injuries never allowed him to even get back on the field as he was placed on season-ending injured reserve before the regular season even kicked off....

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: I’ve Heard All the Criticism, Now I’m Ready to Play
September 30th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Nine games. That's how many games New York Giants first round pick Odell Beckham Jr. has missed since being drafted as the 12th overall pick back in May. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham missed the entire preseason (five games) because of the hamstring injury that started back in August and has carried over into the...

Former Giants FB John Conner Returns to Sign with New York Jets on One-Year Deal
September 30th, 2014 at 12:15 PM
Last year, John Conner was brought in by the New York Giants after Henry Hynoski went down for the season with multiple injuries and the man known as "The Terminator" picked up the slack. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants re-signed Hynoski in the offseason to a one-year deal to give him a chance to...

New York Giants’ Will Beatty Proving Last Year was ‘Anomaly,’ Ready to Face Mentor Osi Umenyiora
September 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Last year, the weakest link of the New York Giants offensive line was the one they paid the most money to keep around in free agency in Will Beatty, who allowed 13 sacks and if not for that new five-year contract, would have likely found himself cut after his horrendous...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Been Working with Odell Beckham Jr. One-On-One
September 30th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have yet to have Odell Beckham Jr. on the field for a regular season game, but the speedy rookie is getting closer and closer to his first game while trying to get over a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** While the team anticipates the return/debut of their 2014 first-round pick...

Atlanta Falcons Center Joe Hawley Unlikely to Play Vs. New York Giants Due to Knee Injury
September 30th, 2014 at 6:15 AM
During Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons center Joe Hawley was carted off the field and ruled out immediately after his injury. As his MRI results are still being determined, the likeliness of Hawley playing on Sunday against the Giants is very slim. ***PHOTO1*** The 25-year-old's injury is likely knee-related,...

Eli Manning on Geno Smith’s F-Bomb: If They’re Yelling at You, You Probably Deserve It
September 29th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sunday was not the most memorable moment in Geno Smith's short career in New York and as starting quarterback for the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** In a game marred with mistakes, turnovers and bad decisions, Smith's Jets dropped their third straight game in as many weeks as they lost to the Detroit...

Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh Refuses to Regarding Desires to Play for Giants, Jets
September 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Early Sunday morning, it was reported that Detroit Lions star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is likely to leave the Detroit Lions after the 2014 season and once he's a free agent, would prefer to play in New York for either the New York Giants or the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Suh's current...

Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. Practice for Giants on Monday; Both Could Play Vs. Falcons
September 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
As the New York Giants returned to work on Monday, they did so in a relatively healthy manor. Not only were players like cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (thigh) and offensive lineman Charles Brown (shoulder) on the field, but so to were linebacker Jon Beason (foot) and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr....

Tom Coughlin Sees New York Giants Offensive Line Coming Together at Right Time
September 29th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants offensive line seemed to be a major problem over the last two years; especially last year when they got Eli Manning sacked a career high 39 times in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Early on in 2014, the line looked like they were going to have the same issues again carrying...

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins: Week 4 Game Analysis
September 29th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
When the New York Giants woke up on the 21st, they were 0-2 and staring down the potential reality of an 0-3 start. But that didn't happen and, instead, they defeated the Houston Texans in convincing fashion. Only four days later, they would line up across from the Washington Redskins...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Larry Donnell is Key to Team’s Recent Success
September 29th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Remember when the New York Giants didn't have a legitimate tight end on the team in the preseason? That seems like a long time ago, especially with the emergence of Larry Donnell through the first four games of the season. ***PHOTO1*** At first, the Giants were considering going with a tight-end-by-committee at...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Loving New Twist on Offense; Sees Endless Possibilities
September 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
During the New York Giants' 45-14 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo came up with a new twist and a bit of a wrinkle to an offense still trying to get the hang of the West Coast offense. ***PHOTO1*** It was using Victor Cruz out of...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Impressed with Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie as Player and Person
September 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants originally signed cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, they weren't entirely sure which version they were getting. Would it be the Pro Bowl DRC or the Philadelphia Eagles version of DRC? ***PHOTO1*** Well, four games into the 2014 regular season and it would as if Big Blue has gotten their...

Ndamukong Suh in a New York State of Mind; Looking at Jets or Giants in 2015
September 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It appears as if the tenure of Ndamukong Suh in Detroit is about to expire. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Detroit Lions are preparing to lose the free agent-to-be following the season, and that Suh, who is looking to "expand his brand," has both the New York Giants...