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Giants not Giving up on Eli Apple
November 12th, 2016 at 10:15 PM
New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple had his first taste at the NFL level of making a mistake that leads to the opposing team scoring a touchdown. ***PHOTO1*** In Week 9 against the Philadelphia Eagles, Apple left his post on the outside and it allowed Ryan Mathews to bounce out for...

Will Devon Kennard See More Snaps in Second Half?
November 4th, 2016 at 10:24 AM
The New York Giants entered their Week 8 bye knowing that they needed to shake things up when they come back after their break. That time is here and defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo hinted that linebacker Devon Kennard could see an increase in snaps. ***PHOTO1*** Kennard saw himself on the field...

Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo Impressed with Eagles’ Carson Wentz
November 4th, 2016 at 12:08 AM
The New York Giants will face a rookie quarterback in Carson Wentz for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. Usually, that brings excitement to a defensive coordinator, but Steve Spagnuolo said Wentz has not looked like a rookie. ***PHOTO1*** Sunday's game will be the second time the Giants take on...

Giants to Be Cautious with Rookie Cornerback Eli Apple
October 21st, 2016 at 1:43 PM
The New York Giants invested their first round pick in cornerback Eli Apple and while he has played well when he is on the field, he has struggled to stay there. Finally getting healthy again, defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo said they are going to be cautious when it comes to...

This the What the New York Giants Paid a Whopping $85 Million For
October 18th, 2016 at 9:56 AM
Money must always be spent wisely. Guess the New York Giants never attended the classroom when that lesson was going on. Having already played five games this season, the Giants, who have invested around $85 million to beef up their defense, are yet to be rewarded. ***PHOTO1*** Having spent the $85 million...

Giants DC Steve Spagnuolo Thinks Sacks are Overrated
October 14th, 2016 at 12:54 PM
Heading into their Week 6 matchup against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, the New York Giants rank dead last in the NFL with only four total sacks. Defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo said that stat is not something they use to evaluate the play of the defensive line. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants spend...

Giants DC Steve Spagnuolo Wants Improvement on Third Down
October 8th, 2016 at 3:07 PM
While the New York Giants defense has been solid through their first four games, they still face some issues that need improving. One of those issues is stopping opposing offenses on third down. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants currently allow the third most conversions in the NFL on third down, allowing 28 conversions...

Giants to Monitor Defensive Line Snap Counts
October 1st, 2016 at 12:23 PM
The defensive line for the New York Giants has proven to be one of the best units in the entire NFL. However, defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo said that they will monitor the snap counts for the front four as they have played nearly every snap in the first three games. ***PHOTO1*** Spagnuolo...

Giants’ Defensive Coordinator Steve Spagnuolo Said the Defense Will Get “Better and Better”
August 5th, 2016 at 8:10 AM
New York Giants' defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo spoke to the media on Thursday without a William Hill promotional code and discussed a variety of topics. He discussed Leon Hall, Jason Pierre-Paul and the linebacker situation at Giants' training camp. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants officially signed Hall to a one-year deal on Thursday in...

Steve Spagnuolo Looking to Brings Elements of NASCAR Defensive Package to Giants Defense in 2016
July 3rd, 2016 at 4:36 PM
Steve Spagnuolo is looking for a fresh start with the defense of the New York Giants in the 2016 season, as last year's squad couldn't be any worse considering they were ranked last in the league in total defense; a big reason why they were 6-10 for the second straight...