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New York Giants Running Back Search Carries into Wednesday; Signing Very Likely
October 16th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants are paper thin at the running back position heading into their Week 7 game against the Minnesota Vikings on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. David Wilson is out for the next 3-4 weeks with a neck injury and isn't guaranteed to return to the team as he...

New York Giants Have Yet to Show Interest in Former RB Brandon Jacobs: Report
August 31st, 2013 at 6:30 AM
When New York Giants running back Andre Brown initially got injured in Thursday night's preseason finale against the New England Patriots, the reports were that he had suffered a broken leg and may miss the entire 2013 season. ***PHOTO1*** After that report, fans and pundits began discussing names as who could potentially...

New York Giants RB Andre Brown to Miss 4-6 Weeks with Leg Injury: Report
August 30th, 2013 at 11:50 AM
New York Giants running back Andre Brown suffered a leg injury in the team's 28-20 loss to the New England Patriots on Thursday night and the initial report was that it was a broken leg; which might have put him on season-ending injured reserve. As it turns out, it's not as...

New York Giants RB Andre Brown: It’s not a Bad Break, not That Serious of Injury
August 30th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
On Thursday night, the New York Giants were hit with the injury bug again when running back Andre Brown left the game just before halftime hobbling and went to the locker room to get x-rays on his left leg. It was then revealed that he suffered a broken leg for...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Cleared After Passing Concussion Tests; Will Return on Monday
August 12th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
It was just 10 days ago when New York Giants offensive lineman and first-round draft pick Justin Pugh was sidelined indefinitely due to suffering a concussion in practice. During those 10 days, it cost Pugh a lot of practice time and the team's first preseason game at Heinz Field against...

Justin Tuck, Hakeem Nicks & Several Others Out for New York Giants Against Pittsburgh Steelers
August 10th, 2013 at 12:39 PM
Early Saturday afternoon, the New York Giants officially announced their inactive players list for their first preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. And to say it was a long one would be an understatement. The inactives include defensive end Justin Tuck (back), wide receivers Hakeem Nicks (groin) and Brandon Collins (hamstring),...

New York Giants RB Michael Cox Hopeful to Make Team as 3rd Running Back
August 9th, 2013 at 11:30 AM
Four months ago, Michael Cox nearly went undrafted in April's NFL Draft, but with two picks left, one before the infamous "Mr. Irrelevant" spot, the New York Giants took Cox with their final pick. But Giants general manager Jerry Reese saw a lot of potential in Cox, who first attended and...

New York Giants Saw Injuries to James Brewer, Cooper Taylor & Two Others on Tuesday
August 7th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Although Monday and Tuesday were filled with a lot of positive injury-related news for the New York Giants -- including the activation of two PUP players and the return of Corey Webster and Hakeem Nicks -- the team also suffered a series of new injuries during practice yesterday. Among those injured...

2013 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Running Back
July 24th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
For the first time in six years, the New York Giants will not have Ahmad Bradshaw on their roster. There will also be no Brandon Jacobs, Derrick Ward or D.J. Ware. Instead, they usher in an entirely new era with David Wilson, Andre Brown, Da'Rel Scott and others. The Giants drafted...

Free Agent Running Back Tim Hightower Will Finally Visit New York Giants
May 1st, 2013 at 9:30 AM
Back in early April, the New York Giants were reportedly slated to host free agent running back Tim Hightower for a visit. That never happened and it was speculated that he may re-sign with the Washington Redskins. That didn't happen either and now the five-year veteran will finally make his...

New York Giants Select Michael Cox, RB, University of Massachusetts
April 27th, 2013 at 7:26 PM
With their seventh and final pick (253rd overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft, the New York Giants have selected Michael Cox, running back out of University of Massachusetts. ***VIDEO1*** Capping off the NFL Draft without a linebacker or cornerback will result in many questions for General Manager Jerry Reese, but it's clear...

Tim Hightower, Eric Norwood, Mike Patterson & Pat White Scheduled to Meet with New York Giants Today
April 2nd, 2013 at 6:45 AM
The New York Giants have not made any flashy free-agent signings this offseason, nor was that ever the intention. Value has been a theme of the offseason thus far, as the team as brought in the likes of Brandon Myers and Cullen Jenkins to replace their predecessors at a fraction...

New York Giants Will Meet with Running Back Tim Hightower
March 28th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
With Ahmad Bradshaw visiting with the Pittsburgh Steelers and then, possibly, the Green Bay Packers, the New York Giants will begin to look in a different direction for veteran experience at the running back position. And this weekend they will host former Arizona Cardinals and Washington Redskins running back Tim...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Addresses Victor Cruz, Kick Returning, Starting Competition
March 21st, 2013 at 1:53 PM
People are excited to see what David Wilson can do for the New York Giants in 2013. After showing the fans a glimpse of what he could do in 2012, the Giants decided to part ways with Ahmad Bradshaw to give their first round pick of 2012 more playing time...

Running Back Ryan Torain Re-Signs with New York Giants
March 12th, 2013 at 4:56 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara said the team wanted Ryan Torain back even though he was not tendered and he meant it. The running back has re-signed with the Giants, per his agent Blake Baratz. ***PHOTO1*** "Ryan Torain back in NY 2! Congrats," Baratz tweeted. After originally signing with the team in...

Ryan Torain not Tendered, but New York Giants Would Like Him Back
March 12th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants handed out tenders to their restricted free agents (RFA) on Monday, running back Ryan Torain wasn't invited to the party. Co-Owner John Mara said the team would not tender the veteran, making him an unrestricted free agent (UFA), but that they "would like him back." ***PHOTO1*** After...

Giants’ John Mara “Wouldn’t Be Surprised” If Teams Go After Victor Cruz; Will Tender Him First-Round
March 11th, 2013 at 2:12 PM
As anticipated, the New York Giants will tender restricted free agent (RFA) wide receiver Victor Cruz at a first-round level. However, co-owner John Mara anticipates Cruz getting a lot of attention around the league and says he "wouldn't be surprised" if another team signs the young wide receiver to an...

New York Giants Focused on Making Running Game a Strength Again
March 3rd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
For the New York Giants, their offseason priorities remain in the trenches and getting them improved and somewhat revamped. On the offensive side of the ball, it begins obviously with the line. Keeping the offensive captain not only upright, but giving Eli Manning valuable time in the pocket will benefit...

Ahmad Bradshaw Dealing with Sprained Knee & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 12th, 2012 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his weekly press conference on Wednesday in a relatively good mood, although he (as usual) seemed highly focused on the upcoming game against the Atlanta Falcons. But before diving into too much chatter about them, he opted to get...

Brandon Jacobs Admits Grass Isn’t Always Greener; Only Willing to Play for New York Giants
December 11th, 2012 at 10:37 AM
For seven long years, running back Brandon Jacobs was the heart and soul of the New York Giants. And although some of his actions were questionable at best (see: throwing his helmet into the stands), he was beloved by all New Yorkers. That's what made his divorce from the team...