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New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Expects “One or Two” Teams in Los Angeles by 2016
March 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Rumors of a return to Los Angeles for the NFL have picked up steam this offseason, but so far, the talks have been just that -- “rumors.” There have a few different teams who have been connected to a potential future relocation to LA. Those teams include the Oakland Raiders,...

New York Giants Led NFL in Injuries in 2014; Have Led League in Back-To-Back Years
March 5th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In 2013, the New York Giants set an NFL record by becoming the most-injured team in league history based on a formula that determines Adjusted Games Lost (AGL). In total, they lost 91 games by projected starters and had an AGL of 141.3 (was originally 144.6) -- the previous high...

Archie Manning: New York Giants’ Eli Manning Would Retire Before Playing for Another Team
January 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Even prior to the 2004 NFL Draft, quarterback Eli Manning made it abundantly clear he did not want to play for the San Diego Chargers. Rather, he had his mind set on the New York Giants, and following a trade that included Philip Rivers, he got his wish. Now, 11...

Former New York Giants Lineman, Roman Oben, Named NFL’s Director of Youth Football
January 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Former New York Giants offensive tackle, Roman Oben, has been named the NFL's Director of the Youth Football, the league announced on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** Oben, who was originally drafted in the third-round of the 1996 NFL Draft out of Louisville, enjoyed as 12-year NFL career which included stops with the Cleveland Browns,...

John Mara Wants to See Eli Manning Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
January 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
A week from now, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will turn 34-years-old -- something that's hard to believe when you look back on his career. After all, it feels like only yesterday that Manning was being traded from the San Diego Chargers to the New York Giants on draft...

New York Giants Worked Out Cornerback Derek Cox, 12 Others on Tuesday
November 12th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
With Tuesday being the typical workout day for the New York Giants, you would think they would have a running back or two in due to Michael Cox suffering a fractured leg and Peyton Hillis suffering a concussion against the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** But, oddly enough, the Giants didn't...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 10
November 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Another week of the NFL season is now officially in the books and the overall unpredictability of the league continues to be a constant showcase. And while "any given Sunday" often rings true, it's perhaps never been as fitting as here in 2014. After all, who could have predicted the...

A Now Healthy Terrell Manning Excited for Fresh Start with New York Giants
July 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft, linebacker Terrell Manning has already found the NFL to be a relatively unforgiving place. After coming into the league with knee problems, Manning quickly contracted colitis -- a parasitic infection of the large intestine -- that...

Shawne Merriman: Championship Window Has not Closed for New York Giants
June 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants finished with a 7-9 record to end the 2013 season, many wondered if their long run of success, which included two Super Bowl championships, had finally come to an end. But after a massive offseason spending spree, the implementation of an entirely new offensive system...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: JPP’s Health Biggest Offseason Key for Big Blue
April 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Minute by minute the 2014 NFL Draft draws closer. And while the anxiety may continue to build, the NFL wheel also continues to turn. As such, we briefly step away from NFL Draft-dominant morning storylines and, instead, present a few other New York Giants' options for you to enjoy over...

10 Years After 2004 NFL Draft, Giants’ John Mara Says Eli Manning Has a Lot of Great Football Left
April 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
April 24, 2004. The day that may have changed the landscape of the New York Giants as an organization when they made one of the boldest moves on the day of the 2004 NFL Draft. ***VIDEO1*** The San Diego Chargers had taken Eli Manning with the first pick, but Manning wasn't playing...

New York Giants Plan to Target Guards in Free Agency: Report
February 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that injuries and inconsistency along the offensive line led to the New York Giants' offensive downfall in 2013. And as much blame has been placed on the shoulders of quarterback Eli Manning, there was only so much he could do with little or no blocking in...

New York Giants Defense Rebounds in 20-7 Victory Over High-Powered San Diego Chargers
February 16th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

Dallas Cowboys Rally Late, Defeat New York Giants 31-28 on Monday Night Football: Re-Living History
February 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

New York Giants’ Terrell Thomas Named to USA Today’s 2013 All-Joe Team
January 24th, 2014 at 10:57 AM
New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas may have been overlooked by the Pro Football Writers of America when they chose San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers as their 2013 Comeback Player of the Year, but he wasn't overlooked by USA Today when they revealed their 22nd Annual All-Joe Team. Thomas, along...

San Diego Chargers’ Philip Rivers, not Terrell Thomas, Named PFWA Comeback Player of the Year
January 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Pro Football Writers of America named their 2013 Comeback Player of the Year Award on Friday, and the recipient may not be who many expected. Despite an impressive comeback by Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis and an even more impressive, and highly improbable comeback by New York Giants...

Poor Eli Manning: NFL Regular Season Week 14
December 13th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants LB Jon Beason: We Came Out Flat Against San Diego Chargers
December 9th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
With their very slim playoff hopes hanging on by a thread, the New York Giants came into Sunday afternoon's game against the San Diego Chargers and played about as poorly of a game and as flat of a game as a team could during a time where they needed to...

New York Giants’ Justin Tuck: “We Didn’t Play Together”
December 9th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants crumbled down the stretch a season ago, the team was left searching for answers. Ultimately, they found none and the common excuse became "we just didn't play together." Ironically, following an embarrassing 37-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers on Sunday afternoon, defensive end Justin...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: We Have Three Games Left to Regain Some Respectability
December 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed on Sunday at the hands of the San Diego Chargers. Shamed, even. Knowing full well they had to win to keep any slim and lingering playoff chances alive, Big Blue came out flat and took a sound beating by the team Eli Manning once refused...