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“The Return” Remains on Hold as New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Out Against Patriots
September 2nd, 2015 at 1:21 PM
After a remarkable recovery from a torn patellar tendon suffered early last season, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was expected to play in at least two of the team's preseason games. However, the injury bug struck once again and Cruz has recently been shut down by what head...

New York Giants Feeling Cautiously Optimistic About Jon Beason’s Recovery
September 2nd, 2015 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (knee) sat out of practice on Tuesday and will not play against the New England Patriots on Thursday night, but there's building optimism that the veteran will be able to return in time for the team's regular season opener against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** "He feels...

Overwhelming Number of Injuries Have Complicated New York Giants’ Roster Decisions
September 2nd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants made several moves as they trimmed their roster to 75 men. Among said moves was the placement of left tackle Will Beatty (pec) on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, the placement of safeties Bennett Jackson (ACL) and Josh Gordy (hip) on season-ending...

Giants’ Eli Manning not Concerned with Poor Preseason: “It’s not Going to Affect Our Confidence”
September 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
When the 2015 NFL preseason began, one of the major storylines was the explosive New York Giants offense and how nearly unstoppable many expected them to be. However, as the team prepares for their final preseason game against the New England Patriots on Thursday -- a game in which the...

Cullen Jenkins: New York Giants Struggle with Adjusting to Adversity
August 31st, 2015 at 4:55 PM
The New York Giants certainly have been faced with their fair share of adversity over the past several seasons, but their main issue? Forget injuries, it's been their ability (or inability, as it were) to react to said adversity, believes defensive lineman tackle Cullen Jenkins. ***PHOTO1*** "This is the NFL," Jenkins told...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz not Cleared to Jog, Calls Calf Issue a “Setback”
August 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Even before Monday afternoon press conferences, it was abundantly clear that Victor Cruz's "minor" calf injury was anything but minor with head coach Tom Coughlin confirming that the New York Giants wide receiver had not yet been cleared to practice. And what had originally began as a seemingly irrelevant hydration...

Tom Coughlin Doesn’t Believe New York Giants are Ready for Regular Season Football
August 31st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After Saturday's 28-18 preseason loss to the New York Jets, cornerback Prince Amukamara bluntly stated that he felt extremely uncertain heading into the regular season. It was an opinion shared by fellow New York Giants teammate Justin Pugh, who acknowledged the team took a "step back" in the loss. ***PHOTO1*** "I still...

“Minor” Calf Injury Becoming Major Issue for New York Giants WR Victor Cruz
August 31st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Two weeks ago, all the news surrounding New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was of a positive variety. His knee was at a self-proclaimed "100 percent" and head coach Tom Coughlin said he'd see action in each of the team's final two preseason games. ***PHOTO1*** But that didn't happen. In fact,...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara: “I Don’t Remember Feeling This Uncertain Last Preseason”
August 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants do not look like a good football team right now. Blame it on whatever you want -- a new defensive coach, lack of experience in the secondary, a recent history of poor drafts, an aging Tom Coughlin or a rash of injuries the likes of which...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin “Disappointed” with Many Things, Including Two-Minute Offense
August 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was not in a joking mood following Saturday's 28-18 loss to the New York Jets in the MetLife Bowl, expressing his frustration and disappointment with everything -- literally everything -- from penalties to the team's two-minute offense. ***PHOTO1*** "(It's) not real complicated, we had six...