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Philadelphia Eagles’ Walter Thurmond III: Tom Coughlin ‘Doesn’t Believe in the Modern Medicine’
June 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In each of the past two season, the New York Giants have found themselves ravaged with injury. Twice leading the league, the team also set an all-time NFL record for injuries in 2013, having their projected starters miss a total of 91 games (144.6 AGL in all). ***PHOTO1*** Accordingly, the team has...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain Believes Steve Spagnuolo’s Honesty, Character Will Motivate Defense
June 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For New York Giants linebacker Jameel McClain, the transition into a new defensive system under Steve Spagnuolo hasn't been overly complex. Having experience with his coaching style from their time with the Baltimore Ravens, McClain has eased into the new defense and helped mentor some of the younger players who...

New York Giants Teammates Now Defending Odell Beckham Jr. Amidst Media Onslaught
June 28th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. feels he was misrepresented -- not misquoted, but simply misrepresented by the media after making comments to ESPN about how "frustrated" he had become with his teammates' ribbing over his lingering hamstring issue. ***PHOTO1*** "For me, this is what I love doing, and this...

FAA Investigating New York Giants, Other NFL Teams for Use of Drones to Film Practices
June 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are among several teams who are currently being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their use of drones to film practice. Other teams also being looked into are the Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots, who are no stranger to questions about illegal filming. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Safety Landon Collins Expects to Win Defensive Rookie of the Year
June 27th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants safety Landon Collins, whom the team traded up to select with the first pick in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft, is not someone who's short on confidence. And when asked what his individual expectations are for the 2015 season during Friday's Play 60 event...

Spring Concludes for New York Giants: Five Players Who Stood Out During OTAs and Minicamp
June 22nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The Spring has come and the Spring has gone. That means the offseason workout program has reached its conclusion, and that both Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp are a thing of the past. But which members of the New York Giants stood out? Who really opened eyes? And who...

Giants’ Kevin Gilbride Jr. Impressed with Jerome Cunningham’s Effort, Says He “Has a Chance”
June 21st, 2015 at 2:55 PM
After sitting out the entire 2013 season, tight end Jerome Cunningham returned to the NFL midway through training camp a year ago when he was signed by the New York Giants. And although he was originally considered little more than "camp fodder," Cunningham not only earned himself a Practice Squad...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Father’s Day: “Every Day is Mother’s Day”
June 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
If you know anything about New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, you know the only thing he cares more about than football is his family. And here on Father's Day -- a day set aside to honor the Father's and Grandfather's of the world like Coughlin -- his focus...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Tom Coughlin Warns His Players to Stay Out of Trouble
June 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first of many truly football-free days. With all of their rookies now under contract, little remaining in free agency and both Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp in the rearview mirror, the next five weeks will truly be a break...

New York Giants Latest NFL Team to Implement Drone Technology; Tom Coughlin Reserves Judgment
June 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
For the New York Giants, the future is here and they are now the latest on a growing list of NFL teams that have implemented drone technology into their practices. The drone, a DJI Phantom 3, is equipped with four propellers and a camera to capture film of both drills...

Eli Manning on Odell Beckham Jr. Being Teased: Sit Back and Take It Like a Man
June 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is no stranger to pranks and teasing. In fact, Manning is widely considered one of the foremost pranksters in Big Blue's locker-room -- he has a lively sense of humor and can dish it as well as he takes it. ***PHOTO1*** Second-year wide receiver Odell Beckham...

New York Giants, Safety Landon Collins Agree to Terms on Rookie Contract
June 19th, 2015 at 10:48 AM
Less than 24 hours after the New York Giants officially signed first-round pick Ereck Flowers, the team has now agreed to terms on a rookie contract with second-round pick Landon Collins. Once Collins officially signs his deal, the Giants will have the entirety of their 2015 NFL Draft class under...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo Lays Down a Challenge for Odell Beckham Jr.
June 19th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Did you think New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was a curmudgeon when it came to discussing injured players? Well, as it turns out, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo doesn't go any easier on them, and when addressing the media on Thursday, made it abundantly clear that his focus centers...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Expects to Have Both Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz for Training Camp
June 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Neither Odell Beckham Jr. (hamstring) nor Victor Cruz (patellar tendon) were able to participate in minicamp as a result of their respective injuries, but New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin expects to have each back in time for the start of training camp. ***PHOTO1*** "That's the plan," Coughlin said bluntly when...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers Returns to Practice, Says Ankle Injury “Wasn’t Anything Crazy”
June 18th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After being sidelined for the better part of the last few weeks, New York Giants defensive end Robert Ayers returned to the practice field on Wednesday and dismissed the severity of his ankle (and knee) injury, saying it "wasn't anything crazy" and that team doctors kept him out only as...

Ex-Jet Kenrick Ellis is Loving Life with New York Giants: “It’s Different; It’s a Beautiful Thing”
June 18th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
There's no sugarcoating it: the New York Jets have long been a circus and one that was kicked into high gear once Rex Ryan took over as head coach. On a near daily basis, it seemed like there was some headline-grabbing incident with Gang Green and rarely was it ever...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Miss Minicamp with Hamstring Issue
June 16th, 2015 at 4:45 PM
When the New York Giants took the field at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Tuesday to kick-off their three day minicamp, they did so without wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** After missing the final two weeks of Organized Team Activities (OTAs) with a sore hamstring, Beckham Jr. once again found...

New York Giants Struggling to Find Leadership at the Safety Position
June 16th, 2015 at 1:54 PM
The New York Giants came into the offseason with the intent to either sign Antrel Rolle to a team-friendly deal or to find a slightly younger veteran presence to fill his void. Instead, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. were unable to accomplish either of those goals, losing Rolle to...

Despite Tom Coughlin’s Near Certainty, Jason Pierre-Paul is not Attending New York Giants Minicamp
June 16th, 2015 at 11:48 AM
Head coach Tom Coughlin has long maintained that star defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul would return from Florida when the New York Giants began mandatory minicamp on Tuesday. However, as players arrived for the first practice of said camp, Pierre-Paul was not among them. ***PHOTO1*** Still, up until and including last week, Coughlin...