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Former New York Giants Punter Matt Dodge Relives His Nightmare; Recalls Death Threats
January 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The mere mention of the name "Matt Dodge" is enough to make the skin of any New York Giants fans crawl; it congers up awful memories and nauseates the stomach. After all, he represents one of the most memorable and gut-wrenching collapses in Big Blue history. ***PHOTO1*** Everyone knows the story. You...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Has Full Range of Motion in Knee; Will Begin Running in 2 Weeks
January 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's been almost three months since the night New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz tore the patellar tendon in his knee in a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles and needed season-ending surgery to repair the damage. ***PHOTO1*** With Cruz out, it did give Odell Beckham Jr. a chance to break out...

Ex-Giant, Keith Carlos, Became First Male to Win America’s Next Top Model Back in December
January 19th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** And the winner of America’s Next Top Model was… Keith Carlos? That’s right, the former New York Giants wide receiver was named America’s Next Top model this past December. Carlos started his NFL career with the Philadelphia Eagles after going undrafted and would later sign with the Giants where he...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross a Possible Front Office Option for Philadelphia Eagles?
January 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Things in Philadelphia were considerably shaken up this past week with the departure of Vice President of Player Personnel Tom Gamble and the subsequent reconstruction of the front office, which gave head coach Chip Kelly the power to oversee player personnel matters, while Howie Roseman was "promoted" from General Manager...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Dominated Eagles in Their “Super Bowl” with Stomach Virus
December 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Coming into Sunday's Week 17 finale between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles, rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was again the focal point. And even more than the game itself, the Eagles were intent on shutting him down in what safety Nate Allen called their "Super Bowl." ***PHOTO1*** "We definitely...

New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles are Different Teams than Had Squared Off in Week 6
December 27th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
This Sunday marks the New York Giants' last game of this fruitless, yet tasteful season, and despite the game marking no real meaning on either team's seasons, the Giants still want to treat this game with as much attention and tenacity as they would any other game. For this game,...

New York Giants Vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Week 17 Preview
December 27th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (6-9) will host the Philadelphia Eagles (9-6) in the regular season finale from MetLife Stadium. And while the game itself is meaningless, there's no lack of emotions from either side as the two divisional rivals very much don't like each other. However, the underlying...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Out Vs. Eagles; Andre Williams Questionable
December 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 17 injury report on Friday and have officially ruled out linebacker Devon Kennard (toe) for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** Kennard was a new addition injury report this week after a string of solid performances in recent games, but failed to participate...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Feels Offense Has Grown, Wants to “Finish Season Strong”
December 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Heading into Week 17, the New York Giants team that will take the field at MetLife Stadium one final time here in 2014 are vastly different than the Giants we saw in a 27-0 Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, says quarterback Eli Manning. In fact, he says the...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Admits He Viewed Odell Beckham Jr. as “Best in the Draft”
December 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Back in Week 6, just prior to their first meeting with the New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly revealed that his team was "very high" on wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. in the 2014 NFL Draft. But, ultimately, Beckham Jr. was taken 14 picks ahead of them...

Jameel McClain Says New York Giants Have Learned to “Trust Each Other”
December 25th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
What were some of the biggest issues facing the New York Giants during the early part of the season and then during their lengthy losing streak? Well, if you were to ask linebacker Jameel McClain, he'd tell you it was a lack of trust. But now, with the team on...

New York Giants Rewind: What Happened Leading up to Week 6 Game Vs. Eagles?
December 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The last time the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles met -- all the way back in Week 6 -- the week leading up to the game was dominated by trash talk and some really odd headlines. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were coming off of a game in which Odell Beckham Jr.'s late...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Day-To-Day & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 24th, 2014 at 11:10 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very focused, to-the-point mood for his weekly press conference on Wednesday. He immediately dove into praise for the Philadelphia Eagles, pointing out how highly they rank in almost every statistical category. He also mentioned that he had spoken...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly on New York Giants: “We’re Going to Win the Football Game”
December 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles squared off in Week 6, there was no shortage of trash talk. There never is when these two team's meet. So it should come as no surprise that chatter between the two sides has already started ahead of their Week 17 finale,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Mark Sanchez to Start in Regular Season Finale Vs. Giants
December 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
When the Washington Redskins upset the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday night, their playoff chances diminished greatly. When the Dallas Cowboys won their game on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts and with the Seattle Seahawks holding a tiebreaker, it officially eliminated the Philadelphia Eagles from playoff contention. ***PHOTO1*** So with nothing left to...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Rams; Jameel McClain Probable
December 19th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 16 injury report on Friday, and as expected, the team has ruled running back Rashad Jennings (ankle) out against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** "I've been fighting them to let me play anyway, and now with this happening," Jennings told ESPN earlier...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 16
December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Week 15 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and with only two weeks remaining, there is still no clear cut "best team" in the league. However, several teams -- like the Buffalo Bills -- have made a late surge with big wins over quality teams....

New York Giants Sign Offensive Lineman Michael Bamiro to Practice Squad
November 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants officially announced on Wednesday that they have signed offensive lineman Michael Bamiro to their practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Bamiro, who stands at 6'8'' and weighs 340 lbs., spent the 2013 season as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles' practice squad after being signed as an undrafted rookie free agent...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul: “We Will Be Playing Our Best” Vs. Indianapolis Colts
November 3rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul made it clear that as he and his defense face off against the Indianapolis Colts Monday night, they hate mobile quarterbacks. And Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is one of the best not just mobile, but dual threats out there. And his 22 touchdowns,...

Philadelphia Journalist Compares Giants QB Eli Manning to Alleged Cop-Killer, Eric Frein
November 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The hate for New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning -- especially in Philadelphia, PA. -- is unparalleled. And while insults about his looks and demeanor are often slung, a journalist for the Philadelphia Daily News took it entirely too far earlier this week when he compared Manning to Eric Frein,...