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New York Giants’ Jayron Hosley: “I Hope the Dallas Cowboys Think I’m the Weak Link”
October 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With cornerbacks Walter Thurmond III and Trumaine McBride each on season-ending injured reserve (IR), the next man up now appears to be a player who wasn't even guaranteed a roster spot prior to the start of the season and wound up suspended for the first four games anyway. And that's...

New York Giants Sign WR Kevin Ogletree; Place Victor Cruz, Trumaine McBride on Season-Ending IR
October 14th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants hosted a few workouts with a couple of wide receivers; the notable one being former Dallas Cowboys wide out Kevin Ogletree. ***PHOTO1*** Later that night, with less than five days until the Giants travel down to Arlington and play the same red-hot Cowboys at AT&T Stadium,...

New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie May Need Surgery for IT Band Injury
October 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have been dealing with injuries to their secondary over the last couple of weeks and with the latest of injuries, it's severely cutting into the depth at the position. ***PHOTO1*** Walter Thurmond III is already out for the season due to needing surgery for a torn pectoral muscle,...

New York Giants’ Trumaine McBride to Undergo Surgery on Thumb; Out Indefinitely
October 13th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Stop us if this sounds like a familiar story to you: the New York Giants are starting to get hit hard with the injury bug. Victor Cruz suffered a season-ending torn patellar tendon in his knee on Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is dealing with a back...

New York Giants’ Trumaine McBride Could Miss a Few Weeks with Thumb Injury
October 13th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Not only were the New York Giants beaten on Sunday night, but they were severely bruised as well. In additional to the brutal season-ending injury to wide receiver Victor Cruz (knee), cornerback Trumaine McBride also suffered a thumb injury that could keep him out a few weeks. ***PHOTO1*** Seen after the game,...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 3
September 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 17.26 Points Last Week: 15.58 Points For the first time this...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III Out for Season with Torn Pectoral
September 15th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
News continues to get worse and worse for the 0-2 New York Giants as test results revealed that cornerback Walter Thurmond III suffered a torn pectoral muscle in Sunday's 25-14 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. The injury requires surgery and will cause him to miss the remainer of the season. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Although...

Hakeem Nicks Taunts New York Giants in What He Deemed a Meaningful Preseason Game for Him
August 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It may have been another ordinary preseason game for most, but Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks admitted after the fact that it was much more for him. After all, it was the very first time he faced his former team and he clearly wanted to make a statement. Unfortunately,...

Giants Come Back to Beat Indianapolis Colts 27-26; Referees Blow Out Elbows Throwing Flags
August 16th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
For the first time since Super Bowl XLVI, the New York Giants returned to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. However, unlike Super Bowl XLVI, their first-team performance against the Indianapolis Colts was very forgettable -- as in, they wish they could forget it. Unfortunately for the players -- at...

Antrel Rolle Has High Hopes for New York Giants Secondary in 2014
August 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle has been a part of a lot of talented secondaries throughout his NFL career, but perhaps none any as deep as what Big Blue will sport in 2014. But with a multitude of new faces, depth and talent won't matter if the group isn't...

New York Giants’ Trumaine McBride Inching Closer to a Return; Opening Eyes in Camp
August 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Trumaine McBride may still be recovering from a hip injury that plagued him during the 2013 season and surgery to repair a torn labrum this past January, but he hasn't allowed either to slow him down in practice. Rather, McBride has been a shining star for...

12 New York Giants Miss Trip to Canton, Ruled Out Against Buffalo Bills
August 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have not yet played a single game, but they're an injured football team. And as some of their roster boarded planes and headed to Canton, Ohio on Saturday night, 12 players stayed behind and have been officially ruled out for the Hall of Fame Game against...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

NFL Secondary Power Rankings: New York Giants Listed No. 4 Overall
June 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sports on Earth hasn't been very kind to the New York Giants in recent weeks, ranking their receivers at No. 18 overall and their front seven as one of the very worst in the league. However, after spending a majority of the offseason shoring up their secondary, the boys over...

New York Giants Have Shown No Interest in CB Brandon Flowers: Report
June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he was released by the Kansas City Chiefs last week, social media exploded with the ever-predictable question: should the New York Giants kick the tires on cornerback Brandon Flowers? ***VIDEO1*** After an offseason in which much of their time and money was spent on revamping their secondary, it seems...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Challenges Dominique-Rodgers Cromartie to Become Best CB in NFL
May 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle is intimately familiar with the team's brand new cornerback, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. The two played together with the Arizona Cardinals and Rolle knows DRC has, at times, played like the premiere cornerback in the league. Now, fresh off of a mega deal with Big Blue,...

2014 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Notre Dame CB Bennett Jackson
May 10th, 2014 at 4:09 PM
With their seventh pick (No. 187 overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Notre Dame cornerback Bennett Jackson. ***VIDEO1*** Once again, the Giants land themselves a player with a high football IQ who was also a team captain in his final season with the Fighting Irish. And, once...

Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

Is Impact of New York Giants’ Improved Secondary on Pass Rush Being Underestimated?
April 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ahhhh, “You can never have enough pass rushers.” While true, the impact that a dominating New York Giants’ secondary can have on a defensive line shouldn’t go overlooked. An opposing quarterback still needs someone to throw to. If his receivers are covered and/or blanketed and timing is off, so is...

New York Giants Sign CB Zack Bowman to One-Year Deal
March 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's taken longer than expected, but the New York Giants and cornerback Zack Bowman (Chicago Bears), who is in East Rutherford today, have finally agreed on a one-year deal. Although it remains somewhat unclear as to why it's taken the two sides so long to come to this agreement, it has...