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New York Giants to Odell Beckham Jr.: You’re a Veteran, not a Rookie Anymore
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz almost two weeks ago in Philadelphia, it's all but forced rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to go from being eased into the offense and into a much larger role in the offense. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Beckham has answered the call for the Giants; scoring three...

New York Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. Filling Void Left by Victor Cruz Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. missed the first four games of his rookie season, but that hasn't stopped him from making an impact for the New York Giants once he was ready to hit the field. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham has 10 catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns in his three games for the Giants....

Mistake-Plagued New York Giants Have Become Their Own Worst Enemy
October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be dealing with another year of significant injuries, but their 3-4 record heading into the bye week cannot be blamed on that. Rather, their four losses can really only be blamed on one thing: themselves. ***PHOTO1*** Through seven weeks of the season, the Giants have seen many...

Tony Romo’s 3 TD’s Leads Dallas Cowboys to 31-21 Win Over New York Giants
October 19th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
Heading into the game, the short-handed New York Giants, playing without starting running back Rashad Jennings nor number one wide receiver Victor Cruz for the rest of 2014, were heading into an NFC East showdown with the red-hot, 5-1 Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** And when the game was over and...

New York Giants @ Dallas Cowboys: Week 7 Preview
October 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Coming off of an embarrassing 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 6, the New York Giants once again find themselves on the road and in a potentially dire situation. This week, they head down to Texas to take on the 5-1 Dallas Cowboys in a game that will...

Early 2014 NFL Draft Reexamination: Odell Beckham Jr. Vs. Zack Martin
October 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Back in May, the New York Giants held the No. 12 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft and they went to the air with their pick, selecting wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. out of LSU. Many analysts projected that they would instead lean towards the blocking end of the...

Giants Have not Ruled Out Odell Beckham Jr. in the Slot; Rookie Ready to Fill Void
October 15th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It wasn’t long after the New York Giants' Sunday loss to the Philadelphia Eagles that they realized they would need to start preparing for life without wide receiver Victor Cruz. Cruz was carted off Sunday night after going down with a non-contact knee injury (torn patella tendon) and, on Monday,...

As Depth at Wide Receiver Thins for New York Giants, Will Corey Washington See Larger Role?
October 15th, 2014 at 6:50 AM
Victor Cruz's season-ending knee injury has the New York Giants going back to the drawing board. Big Blue had put a lot of trust into their undrafted acquisition from UMass in 2010 ever since his breakout season of 2011. So now that he is shut down for the rest of...

New York Giants not Willing to Trade Draft Pick and Assume Mike Williams’ Salary: Report
October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz during their 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, the New York Giants find themselves in need of help at the wide receiver position. ***PHOTO1*** Jerrel Jernigan is on season-ending injured reserve (IR), as were Mario Manningham and Trindon Holliday until they...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Mathias Kiwanuka: Time for Team to “Grow Up”
October 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
A week ago, the New York Giants began an onslaught of trash talk with members of the Philadelphia Eagles that continued right through Sunday -- a Sunday that ended with an embarrassing 27-0 loss to their divisional rivals. Now, facing the reality of a 3-3 record and a Week 7...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 6
October 14th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 6.34 Points Last Week: 15.7 Points Okay, Eli did not have...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Underwent Successful Surgery for Torn Patellar Tendon in Knee
October 13th, 2014 at 7:45 PM
After tearing his torn patellar tendon in his right knee on Sunday night during the New York Giants 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, the foregone conclusion was that Victor Cruz would be forced to miss the rest of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Cruz stayed overnight in a local Philadelphia hospital to...

New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles Players React to Victor Cruz Injury
October 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Despite the seemingly endless trash talk leading up to Sunday night's game between two divisional rivals who truly hate each other, when Victor Cruz went down with a torn patellar tendon in his knee, both the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles put their difference aside and came together in...

New York Giants Must Embrace “Next Man up” Mentality as They Head into Philadelphia
October 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Two of the main concerns the New York Giants have to deal with and work around for Sunday's all-important game against the Philadelphia Eagles will be the absences of running back Rashad Jennings and linebacker Spencer Paysinger. ***PHOTO1*** Both players went down in last Sunday's 30-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Jennings...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Likely to Get Some Opportunities in the Return Game
October 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It didn’t take long for Odell Beckham Jr. to get his first NFL touchdown, scoring in his very first NFL game. Now, this week, the New York Giants are already thinking of ways to get the speedster more touches. And although offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo said they would ease the...

New York Giants Vs. Atlanta Falcons: Week 5 Game Analysis
October 9th, 2014 at 3:55 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (3-2) squared off with the Atlanta Falcons (2-3) in a game that would send each team in the opposite direction. For the loser, a losing record and an uphill battle. For the winner, a winning record and one step closer to where they want...

Chip Kelly: Philadelphia Eagles were ‘Very High’ on Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. in NFL Draft
October 8th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants finally got to show the football world why they drafted Odell Beckham Jr. with their 12th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft as he scored a go-ahead touchdown in his debut for the team this last Sunday in the team's 30-20 win. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham will now look...

Giants Ready for “Big One” Vs. Eagles & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 8th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in an excited mood on Wednesday, saying that Sunday night is a "big one" for the NFC East as Big Blue takes on the Philadelphia Eagles. Primarily, he praised their Special Teams unit for having won the Eagles "some games...

Giants’ Eli Manning to Odell Beckham: Stay Humble, We’ve Got a Lot of Work to Do
October 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In his 10 years as the starting quarterback of the New York Giants, Eli Manning has seen quite a few wide receivers come and go from the team. ***PHOTO1*** From Amani Toomer to Plaxico Burress to Hakeem Nicks, Mario Manningham, Steve Smith and Victor Cruz, Manning has had a lot of different...

New York Giants Release WR/KR Trindon Holliday from Injured Reserve: Report
October 6th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Last week, the New York Giants released former Super Bowl hero Mario Manningham, who had been placed on season-ending injured reserve (IR) during the preseason and had his second stint on the team cut short. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, the Giants cut ties with another player who was also on season-ending injured reserve...