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Giants’ Daniel Fells Could See First Team Reps Against His Old Team, the New England Patriots
August 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Last year, the New England Patriots tight end position was an unknown heading into the summer. Rob Gronkowski was dealing with injuries, Jake Ballard was coming back from a torn ACL and trying to rejuvenate his career and Aaron Hernandez went to jail on murder charges. So for Daniel Fells,...

Antrel Rolle Upset with New York Giants’ Decision to Release Charles James II
August 27th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
Antrel Rolle believes the New York Giants could have one of the best secondaries in the NFL here in 2014, but that didn't take away the sting of losing the man he refers to as his little brother -- Charles James II, who was released on Tuesday as part of...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: Preseason Week 4 Preview
August 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thursday marks the official end to the 2014 preseason, and for the New York Giants, it will conclude with a matchup against the New England Patriots. And while the starters are only slated to play for one or two series, there are still plenty of fringe players that make the...

New York Giants Rolling the Dice with What Remains at Tight End
August 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants "waived" goodbye to not one, but two tight ends on Tuesday by cutting Jerome Cunningham and Xavier Grimble (waived/injured). Now the team has decreased their number of tight ends from six to four, and strangely enough, there has not been one clear cut starter for the...

Victor Cruz Sees Potential for “Super” Things with 2014 New York Giants
August 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It was 30 months ago when the New York Giants last hoisted up the Lombardi Trophy and won Super Bowl XLVI; a team Victor Cruz was a very big part of and played a very big factor in helping get that championship. ***PHOTO1*** Over the last couple of years, he's been around...

New York Jets Still Talking About New York Giants; Sheldon Richardson Calls Andre Williams “Scared”
August 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The 2014 MetLife Bowl is now nothing more than a mere memory, and although the Snoopy Trophy currently resides at the New York Giants facilities in East Rutherford, New Jersey, the scorned New York Jets aren't done talking just yet. ***PHOTO1*** After a full week of relentless chatter leading up to the...

New York Giants Trade Kicker Brandon McManus to Denver Broncos for Conditional 7th Round Pick
August 26th, 2014 at 3:29 PM
The New York Giants had announced earlier today that they planned to waive kicker Brandon McManus. But prior to the 4:00 PM EST deadline that would have made McManus subject to waivers, the Denver Broncos swooped in and acquired him via trade for a conditional 7th round pick. ***PHOTO1*** McManus, who had...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. May not Return Until Week 2 Vs. Arizona Cardinals
August 26th, 2014 at 1:55 PM
When the New York Giants take the field to play the New England Patriots in their preseason finale on Thursday night, they will be without their first round pick Odell Beckham Jr., who is dealing with hamstring issues. ***PHOTO1*** During the week of the New York Jets preseason game, Beckham left practice...

New York Giants Finalize Roster Cuts; Place Marcus Harris, Cooper Taylor on IR
August 26th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Prior to the start of practice on Tuesday afternoon, the New York Giants officially announced all transactions necessary for get them to the roster limit of 75 men. Included were a few surprise cuts -- like that of cornerback Charles James II -- and the unfortunate news that wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz in Walking Boot for 7-10 Days; Calls Injury ‘Minor Setback’
August 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For an injury that looked like it was not going to have a very good ending, New York Giants starting left guard Geoff Schwartz may have gotten some really good news. ***PHOTO1*** After suffering a dislocated toe in the team's preseason matchup with the New York Jets on Friday, Schwartz traveled to...

New York Giants Cutdown Day (75-Man) Scorecard
August 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Cutdown day is a brutal day across the NFL, and there will be two of them this week. The first, which requires teams to trim their roster from 90 players to 75 players, will conclude at the end of business on Tuesday. And for the New York Giants, that means...

New York Giants Disappointed in Larry Donnell, Adrien Robinson; Will Use Tight End-By-Committee
August 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Heading into training camp and the preseason, the New York Giants were really hoping that one of the players in camp competing for tight end was going to break away from the pack and seize the starting job. ***PHOTO1*** It was considered to be a risky move by the Giants, especially with...

Josh Brown Has Won Giants Kicking Competition, Brandon McManus to Be Waived: Report
August 26th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The first cutdown day for the New York Giants has officially arrived, and by the end of business on Tuesday, Big Blue will have had to trim their roster to 75 players. And the very first player on the chopping block is kicker Brandon McManus, who has reportedly lost the...

Tempers Begin to Flare as New York Giants’ Struggles Continue
August 26th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Head coach Tom Coughlin said it was because everyone was a little tired and a little irritated, but the reality is that frustration is beginning to mount within the New York Giants organization. And those tempers obviously boiled over during practice on Monday, which not only saw Damontre Moore kicked...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Kicked Damontre Moore Off Field in Monday’s Practice
August 25th, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Things can always get rather snippy when it comes to practice and training camp in the summer for NFL players. It's hot out, tempers are high, people are tired, they are away from their families and homes and like any team that views themselves as a family or brotherhood, eventually,...

Odell Beckham Jr. Won’t Play in New York Giants Preseason Finale Vs. New England Patriots
August 25th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thus far, Odell Beckham Jr. is 0-for-4 when it comes to actually taking the field and playing for the New York Giants in any of their preseason games this summer. ***PHOTO1*** Now, it looks like it'll be 0-for-5, as the Giants have said that they will not play their first round draft...

John Jerry Feels He Can Help Be Leader, Mentor for Younger New York Giants Players
August 25th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Sometimes it's hard to avoid your past, especially when you're a public figure in the spotlight and your professional career is on full display. That may go double for an NFL player since they're always in the media spotlight. ***PHOTO1*** "The Bullygate" scandal that rocked the Miami Dolphins organization was one that...

New York Giants Face Several Tough Decisions as First Cutdown Day Looms
August 25th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants, along with the rest of the NFL, will be required to hand in their 75-man roster and let loose several players. It will be unfortunate to see some cut and we may even question the decisions made on Tuesday. We can however, get an...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Corey Washington Has Played in Superb Fashion
August 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Corey Washington has already turned heads this preseason to the point where people are looking at him like another potential Victor Cruz-like impact, who originally broke onto the scene during the 2010 preseason and, eventually, catapulted his way into super-stardom in 2011. ***PHOTO1*** Washington, just like Cruz, was an undrafted free agent...

Seattle Seahawks Release Former New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas
August 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Just a month after signing with the Seattle Seahawks, Terrell Thomas' tenure with his brand new team ended before he could get comfortable and settled in. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday night, the Seahawks announced that they released Thomas as part of their efforts to get the roster down to 75 players before Tuesday's...