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New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich on Ray Rice: “I Wouldn’t Welcome Him” in Our Locker-Room
September 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This past week, the Baltimore Ravens terminated the contract of Ray Rice and released him following the video evidence released by TMZ which showed him punching his wife in the face at an Atlantic City casino back in February which was then followed by the NFL suspending Rice indefinitely. ***PHOTO1*** It's not...

John Mara Says New York Giants “Need to Re-Establish That Toughness” in Trenches
March 19th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
There are any number of concerns facing the New York Giants as they look ahead to the 2013-2014 season, but for co-owner John Mara, one issue that comes to the forefront is their lack of toughness along both the offensive and defensive lines. ***PHOTO1*** “We need to re-establish that toughness in front,”...

How Can New York Giants Tailor Their Defense to a Changing NFL?
January 15th, 2013 at 11:30 AM
It is nearly impossible to ignore the presence of mobile quarterbacks in the modern NFL. This past weekend, the nation witnessed incredible performances by Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick. The NFC East itself features the fantastic (though banged up) Robert Griffin III. ***PHOTO1*** Once considered...

New York Giants’ 2013 Free Agent List
January 2nd, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Are big changes coming for the New York Giants? General Manage Jerry Reese says the team isn't far off from contending for another championship, but acknowledges it may look a bit different when the 2013 season gets underway. Of course, that likely means several of the Giants' 26 potential free...

New York Giants’ Chris Canty Suffers MCL Sprain During Loss to Baltimore Ravens
December 25th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty suffered a knee injury during Sunday's loss against the Baltimore Ravens, and would not return to the game after being removed. On Monday, team doctors diagnosed Canty with a sprained MCL. The injury is to the same knee that caused Canty to be...

New York Giants’ Linval Joseph Misses Second Consecutive Practice with Swollen Knee
November 23rd, 2012 at 7:00 AM
When defensive tackle Linval Joseph woke up on Wednesday morning, he noticed some swelling in his knee. So as opposed to practicing, New York Giants doctors had him rehab at team facilities, but that only made the swelling worse. Accordingly, Joseph was held out of practice and expected to return...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Will Practice & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 31st, 2012 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants are 6-2 once again, but head coach Tom Coughlin wasn't interested in that as he took the podium for his weekly press conference. Instead, he was first focused on the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, wishing all well. Then, as you might expect, it was down...

New York Giants’ Rocky Bernard, Kenny Phillips Downgraded to Out
October 28th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants already knew they were going to be without linebacker Jacquian Williams, but were hoping that safety Kenny Phillips and defensive tackle Rocky Bernard would be able to return on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys. Unfortunately, that wasn't the case as the two -originally listed as doubtful-...

New York Giants Injury Report: No Surprises as Tony Romo and Dallas Cowboys Loom
October 26th, 2012 at 1:39 PM
The New York Giants just released their injury report and there aren't a lot of surprises: Jacquian Williams is definitely OUT another week, and the DOUBTFUL designation for Kenny Phillips and Rocky Bernard means both of those guys are also unlikely to play against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Ahmad Bradshaw...

New York Giants Safety Kenny Phillips Returns to Practice
October 25th, 2012 at 12:45 PM
For the first time since spraining his MCL against the Philadelphia Eagles in week three, New York Giants safety Kenny Phillips returned to the positional portion of practice on Thursday. And although playing on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys remains up in the air, it's a good sign that the...

New York Giants’ David Baas Injured & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 24th, 2012 at 11:22 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his weekly press conference in a worse mood than you would have expected following a divisional win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. But his focus was, as it always is, on the next game. And, in looking back...

New York Giants’ Jacquian Williams, Rocky Bernard Among Those Out on Sunday
October 19th, 2012 at 6:36 PM
We wrote after last week's game that the New York Giants injury situation was on the up-and-up, and while Friday's injury report still had a few big names on it (Ahmad Bradshaw, Kenny Phillips, Rocky Bernard), a closer examination confirms that the Giants are healthier than they've been all season. Don't...

Giants’ Jacquian Williams Likely Out Sunday & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 17th, 2012 at 11:20 AM
Following a huge win over the San Francisco 49ers, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin arrived at the podium on Wednesday is a fantastic mood. And rightfully so. But, as Coughlin would say himself, last week is over and week seven is now upon us. It's time to look...

When Chris Canty Returns for New York Giants, Who Gets Sent Packing?
October 17th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty hasn't stepped foot on a football field all year, thanks to an offseason knee surgery that landed him on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. But Canty never thought he would need six weeks to get the knee ready and he returned...

New York Giants’ Hakeem Nicks Returns to the Practice Field
October 11th, 2012 at 12:44 PM
Running back Ahmad Bradshaw said earlier this week that he expected wide receiver Hakeem Nicks to play on Sunday against the San Francisco 49res, but no official word had come from the team. His status for Sunday would be largely determined by his availably to practice on Thursday, which had...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Could Make NFL Debut Against Tampa Bay Buccaneers
September 16th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Marvin Austin has not played a meaningful football game in over two years. After being suspended for his senior season at North Carolna, he missed all of Big Blue's 2011 campaign with a torn pectoral muscle. To exacerbate his injury woes, Austin missed a majority...

New York Giants’ Depth Gets Tested Early
September 8th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
It sure would give the impression as if every year the New York Giants’ depth chart is battle tested several games into the regular season. This year (in game one) it was (especially for the defense), yet again. Not long ago, North Carolina State DT Markus Kuhn was on the bubble...

New York Giants Fall to Dallas Cowboys 24-17 in the Season Opener
September 6th, 2012 at 12:26 AM
The defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants' season got off to a rough start. They would lose their season opener against the division rival Dallas Cowboys 24-17. The lack of depth at the corner back position, due to a rash of injuries, was apparent tonight as Tony Romo was...

New York Giants Announce Initial 53-Man Roster
August 31st, 2012 at 9:36 PM
After a long offseason of speculation, the New York Giants have finally announced the 53-man roster. Headlining the news is the placement of both CB Terrell Thomas (knee) and DT Shaun Rogers (blood clot) on season ending IR. Furthermore, Adelwale Ojomo was the only undrafted rookie free agent to make...

Deja Blue? No, but New York Giants Do Defeat New England Patriots 6-3 in Preseason Finale
August 29th, 2012 at 10:04 PM
It was the long-awaited rematch of Super Bowl XLVI between the New York Giants and New England Patriots. The hottest ticket in town! Fans lined up deep into the city as they waited to get into MetLife Stadium! Well, not really, but it was yet another game between the Giants...