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Josh Brown’s Game-Winning Field Goal Gives New York Giants 16-13 Win Over Patriots
August 29th, 2014 at 12:35 AM
The final preseason game for the New York Giants came and went on Thursday night and just like they had done in their two previous Super Bowl meetings, they were victorious as they knocked off the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Bill Belichick decided to rest his starters and let...

New England Patriots @ New York Giants: Giants Gameday
August 28th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Preseason Week 4 Aug. 28th, 2014 New England Patriots New York Giants Game Details Time: 7:30 PM EDT Stadium: MetLife Stadium (East Rutherford, NY) Broadcast: NBC Game Conditions Weather: Clear Temperature: 68°F – 76°F Wind: NNW 9-12 MPH Key Injuries Brian Tyms Dominique Easley Rob Gronkowski Aaron Dobson Odell Beckham Jr. Brandon Mosley Jon Beason Prince Amukamara Trindon Holliday Geoff Schwartz O-Out D-Doubtful Q-Questionable P-Probable Player/Coach Quotes: Victor Cruz: “[We just need] more continuity, just continue...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Slowed by Food Poisoning; Still Targeting Week 1 Return
August 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason is still on pace to return for Big Blue's Week 1 matchup against the Detroit Lions, but his training regiment recently took a bit of a hit as he came down with food poisoning last week. Despite that, Beason says it was not a...

New York Giants’ Peyton Hillis Approaching Final Preseason Game with a Rookie’s Mindset
August 28th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Ask any New York Giants fan who they would like to see Big Blue keep as their week one running backs, and you may hear a series of different answers. But despite running back Peyton Hillis being injured since August 6th, there are still many fans that would like to...

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...