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New York Giants’ Chris Snee Likely to Participate in Bulk of Offseason Program: Report
April 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Coming off of multiple surgeries -- a hip surgery last season and an elbow surgery earlier this offseason -- New York Giants guard Chris Snee still has a length road to recovery ahead of him. Fortunately, he's feeling better than he has in recent years and is expected to return...

Examining the New York Giants’ Back-Up QB Conundrum and the Overreaction It Has Caused
April 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As General Manager Jerry Reese has expanded his “we investigate everything” statements to actually investigating arguably every free agent since the offseason began, it appears that the most controversial thus far has, perhaps, been one for a back-up quarterback position. New York Giants QB Eli Manning has had an arthroscopic...

New York Giants’ Strength of Schedule a Relatively Meaningless Statistic
April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
NFL Network (NFL AM’s “Roster Reset”) as well as other media outlets has recently discussed “paper champs”-like polls and “Who won free agency in the NFC East?” Don’t become too excited over the fact that the New York Football Giants “won” (with the Washington Redskins in second, Philadelphia Eagles in...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Accepts Fans Twitter Invitation to High School Prom
April 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Most fans already know just how truly and amazing of a person New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford is. ***VIDEO1*** On the field, he's considered one of the best punters in the league. In the locker-room, he's considered a leader and mentor to a lot of his fellow teammates, like kicker Josh...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Aaron Donald a Fit for Big Blue
April 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The final weekend before the start of voluntary offseason workouts has arrived! Moving forward, things in the world of the New York Giants are bound to pick up, so enjoy this final weekend to relative quiet and calm. Also, don't forget to brew yourself a nice cup of coffee this...

New York Giants Hold Private Workout with Bloomsburg G Brian Clarke: Report
April 18th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
In their continual search for potential talent to help the team for the 2014 season, the New York Giants held a private workout with Bloomsburg College offensive lineman Brian Clarke. ***VIDEO1*** Tony Pauline of Draft Insider reported that not only is Clarke holding a private workout with the Giants, but is also...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III: “I’m Ready to Lead by Example”
April 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Perhaps a bit overshadowed by the addition of cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, hype surrounding Walter Thurmond III -- a former member of the Legion of Doom -- has quieted in recent weeks. And while his role may be poised to focus primarily on the slot corner position, Thurmond III hasn't allowed...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Had Previously Undergone Multiple Surgeries “Nobody Knew About”
April 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent arthroscopic surgery to help repair his injured left ankle earlier this month, it made National headlines. After all, Manning is now the NFL's active iron man at quarterback, having started 151 consecutive games. But, contrary to popular belief, Manning is not immune...

Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Playoffs of Bust for Tom Coughlin in 2014?
April 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Friday, Giants fans! The week is finally coming to an end and we can soon expect things to pick up again as the New York Giants prepare to return for the start of the offseason workout program early next week. In the mean time, kick back and enjoy your...

Mel Kiper Jr. Mocks Eric Ebron, Xavier Su’a-Filo to New York Giants
April 17th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Mel Kiper Jr., ESPN's alleged Draft expert, released his most recent two-round mock draft on Thursday and the results may (or may not) be interesting to fans of the New York Giants. And despite wide speculation that hints the Giants seem to be moving away from North Carolina tight end...

Sidney Rice Re-Signs with Seattle Seahawks; New York Giants Had Some Interest
April 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice did recently make a trip to New Jersey, but failed to visit the New York Giants during that time. Rather, the veteran met with Rex Ryan and the New York Jets before heading back to Washington where he officially re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Josh Freeman a Good Signing for Big Blue
April 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, Giants fans! With the week slowly grinding to a close, we've returned to compiling some morning storylines for you. So before you press to get through the day, relax a bit this morning and enjoy the following New York Giants headlines over your coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Josh Freeman: Why it Was...

New York Giants Made Calls to More than 235 Free Agents
April 16th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
The New York Giants have been the most active team in free agency this year, signing or re-signing more than 20 total free agents. But that's really just the tip of the iceberg, as General Manager Jerry Reese actually put in calls to more than half of the 471 free...

New York Giants, Quarterback Josh Freeman Agree to Terms: Report
April 16th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants had free agent quarterback Josh Freeman in for a visit on Tuesday, but he initially left without a contract. However, that was apparently only a temporary hiccup as the two sides agreed to terms on a contract early Wednesday afternoon, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

New York Giants Considered “Extreme Longshots” to Land WR Sidney Rice
April 16th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
By now it's clear that the New York Giants are not done addressing the wide receiver position. Whether they opt to sign another veteran free agent or if they decide to address the position in the draft (or both) remains to be seen, but one thing is for certain: they're...

New York Giants End All Tuesday Meetings with No New Signees … Yet
April 16th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Tuesday has come and gone, and despite a large number of players in East Rutherford working out for the New York Giants, the team made it through the day without any transactions. In other words, defensive tackle Kevin Williams, quarterback Josh Freeman and wide receiver LaRon Byrd all left without...

Matt Flynn Doesn’t Meet with New York Giants on Tuesday; Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers
April 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As of Monday night, the New York Giants were expected to have two quarterbacks coming in for meetings and workouts with the team; former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman and Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. ***VIDEO1*** Now, as it turns out, Flynn doesn't have a scheduled meeting...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...