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New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Relying on Eli Manning in 2015
April 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the weekend! The official start to the offseason workout program is still a little more than two weeks away and the NFL Draft is still more than a month away, so expect slow times here over the next 14 or so...

Victor Cruz’s 99-Yard Touchdown Vs. New York Jets Voted “Best Play at MetLife Stadium”
March 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In 2011, Christmas came early for New York Giants fans thanks in large part to wide receiver Victor Cruz. After a week of relentless trash talk coming from Rex Ryan and the New York Jets, Big Blue went into their Week 16 game with more than a little bit to...

Osi Umenyiora Wants to Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
February 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It seems as though quite some time has passed since the days of the destructive New York Giants pass rush that dominated Tom Brady and many other future Hall of Famers on its way to two Super Bowl titles. With Michael Strahan and Justin Tuck gone, the Giants have relied...

Eli Manning not Likely to Give New York Giants a Hometown Discount?
February 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is entering the final year of his contract, will count for $19.75 million against the salary cap in 2015 and, at 34-years-old, is realistically nearing the end of his professional career. And despite several restructures -- each one saving the team money and deferring...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: New Contract or Lame Duck for Eli Manning?
February 11th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! The offseason lull is now in full swing, but fear not -- the NFL Combine is right around the corner and interesting news is bound to pick up! ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time -- especially if you're in the Northeast -- why not kick back, relax...

New York Giants Credited with Two of Top 10 Greatest Super Bowl Finishes of All-Time
February 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In honor of the wild finish at Super Bowl XLIX -- a finish that gave the New England Patriots their first Lombardi Trophy in a decade -- NFL Total Access decided to count down the Top 10 Greatest Super Bowl Finishes of All-Time. And, given that three of their four...

New England Patriots Win Super Bowl XLIX, but New York Giants Remain Their Kryptonite
February 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Seven years after their quest for the perfect season was ended, the New England Patriots returned to their former "House of Horrors" in Glendale, Arizona and defeated the defending champion Seattle Seahawks to win Super Bowl XLIX, their first championship in 10 years. ***PHOTO1*** The Patriots were able to survive being down...

Seattle Seahawks Will Look to Mimic New York Giants Against New England Patriots in Super Bowl
January 28th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
The New England Patriots were 3-0 in Super Bowls before Super Bowl XLII and were one game away from not only a fourth one, but going 19-0 in the 2007 season. ***PHOTO1*** Then the New York Giants came into the picture, sacked Tom Brady five times, held a record-setting offense to just...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady, Deflate-Gate: “Seems Kind of Strange to Me”
January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has never before heard of an NFL or college quarterback deflating balls to gain an advantage, so Deflate-Gate is all new to him. And while he does admit that every quarterback has their own football preferences, the entire Deflate-Gate saga has come off a...

Phil Simms Expects ‘Severe’ Punishment for New England Patriots After DeflateGate Scandal
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Thursday, both New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady stood up in front of the Boston media at Gillette Stadium and told everyone, including the world that had their press conferences nationally televised, that they had no idea, nor anything to do with the footballs...

Tedy Bruschi: New York Giants were the Better Team in Super Bowl XLII
January 20th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
For the next two weeks, the New England Patriots are going to be reminded about Super Bowl XLII; especially since Super Bowl XLIX is returning to the scene of where history was avoided. ***PHOTO1*** The same stadium, field and city where the Patriots walked into Glendale an 18-0 team and one win...

Justin Tuck: New York Giants Prevented Tom Brady from Going Down as Greatest Quarterback Ever
January 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady the greatest of all-time? If not, he's certainly in the conversation, but the one hang-up facing Brady will always be Super Bowls XLII and XLVI. It's for that reason former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck believes Big Blue will forever be...

Patriots’ Tom Brady: “I Have Real Deep Wounds from Those Losses Against the Giants”
November 12th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
Tom Brady has spent a lot of his postseason career playing against both Manning brothers -- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. ***PHOTO1*** Brady has seen Peyton numerous times in AFC playoff games; whether it be in AFC Championships and Divisional Round Games, and both of...

As Tom Brady Struggles and Eli Manning Surges, is There a Double-Standard in Their Coverage?
October 4th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
While playing sports in the New York market is definitely a blessing and a curse at times, the latter is what allegedly builds that great character -- or tears at one’s soul. Over the years, several NFL players have shown what said market (and playground) does to them. ***PHOTO1*** New York Giants...

Tony Romo Listed as One of NFL’s “Most Clutch” Quarterbacks; Eli Manning Left Off List
July 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been credited with 25 4th quarterback comebacks and 30 game-winning drives -- two of them coming in the Super Bowl -- while also setting an NFL record with 15 4th quarterback touchdown passes in 2011. Yet when NFL Network ranked the Top 10...

NFL Network Picks “Tuck Rule” as No. 1 Play of 2000s Ahead of E-to-Tyree in Super Bowl XLII
July 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As NFL Network winds down their Top 100 Players of 2013 list, they have also continued their decade series, which focuses on the top teams, players and plays from each decade of the Super Bowl era. And earlier this week, they finally released both their Top Players of the 2000s...

Steve Silverman: New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Bad Beyond Repair, Even for Ben McAdoo
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
We often joke here at Giants 101 that the Madden/Social Media generation has destroyed the average football IQ and that it's morphed fans into having unrealistic expectations, skewed views and a general misunderstanding of the game. However, that actually extends beyond the casual fan to even some of the most...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Super Bowl Sunday Has Arrived
February 2nd, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Super Bowl Sunday has arrived! Today is the day the biggest event in all of sports takes place and it's occurring in our own back yard. Better yet, it occurs only a day after retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan was finally, and rightfully, voted into the Pro...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz is a Big Fan of Tom Brady’s Style
January 13th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Just because the 2013 NFL season is over for the New York Giants does not mean wide receiver Victor Cruz has stopped working. And although he's not watching tape, preparing for the NFC Championship or making hundreds of prop bets for Super Bowl, he is currently in Milan, Italy for...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Listed as 30-1 Odds for 2013 NFL MVP Award
July 3rd, 2013 at 2:27 PM
New York Giants starting quarterback Eli Manning has two Super Bowl MVP Awards on his resume, however, he has never won the regular season Most Valuable Player award since becoming a professional back in 2004. ***PHOTO1*** Sportsbook, which is an online betting website for sports, has the Giants quarterback listed as 30-1...