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Watch: New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Posts Video Showing His Improved Lateral Movement
July 1st, 2016 at 5:01 PM
New York Giants' wide receiver Victor Cruz has come under a lot of scrutiny due to his unfortunate inability to stay on the field in recent years. While it is understandable that injuries are a part of football, Giants fans have wondered if Cruz's injuries will ever allow him to...

Giants’ WR Sterling Shepard Hype Train Gaining Momentum for Good Reason
June 13th, 2016 at 6:54 PM
While the New York Giants have only gotten through OTAs so far, there is much hype around rookie wide receiver Sterling Shepard. There have been reports that Shepard had a strong three weeks of play at OTAs and could possibly upend veteran receiver Victor Cruz as the number two on...

Former New York Giants WR Amani Toomer Says Victor Cruz, Hakeem Nicks Learned from Steve Smith
June 5th, 2013 at 4:41 PM
Former New York Giants wide receiver Amani Toomer has done a relatively nice job at transitioning from playing on the field, to a media role off of it. He began doing on shows on local Long Island sports, and has worked his way up to appearances with both NBC and...

Kyle Bosworth Signing with New York Giants Further Personifies Jerry Reese’s Philosophy on LBs
May 30th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
In today's passing oriented NFL, the game has evolved to place a premiums on defensive ends, cornerbacks and wide receivers that were not nearly as prevalent even just a decade ago. Perhaps the one position that has transformed the most over that time period is linebacker, which has gone from...

New York Giants’ Jerrel Jernigan: “It’s Time for Me to Go Out There and Make Some Plays”
May 23rd, 2013 at 4:00 PM
With both Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz absent from OTA's, the New York Giants are going to learn a lot about their core of young receivers over the next two days. With second-year player Rueben Randle expected to step into the starting role vacated by Domenik Hixon, the Giants appear to...

New York Giants Begin OTA’s Later Today; Victor Cruz Unlikely to Attend
May 22nd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL offseason is one of the longest, most media driven extravaganza's in professional sports. During 16 games each season, there is little to talk about other than on-field action. But for the other 349 days out of the year, the airwaves are bombarded with predictions and analysis from...

Former New York Giants WR Ramses Barden Has Had Conversations with New York Jets
April 30th, 2013 at 4:45 PM
With the acquisition of former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Louis Murphy via free agency, the New York Giants will likely pass on bringing back former third-round draft pick Ramses Barden for the 2013 season. Although Barden finally flashed his potential in week three against the Panthers, he only caught five...

New York Giants 2013 NFL Draft Profile: Houston CB DJ Hayden
April 23rd, 2013 at 2:28 PM
The NFL Draft will begin in just over 48 hours; however, it's still extremely uncertain as to how event will play out on Friday at Radio City Music Hall. Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel is expected to come off the board with the first overall selection, but any number of...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has not Altered Offseason Throwing Program to Coincide with New CBA
April 16th, 2013 at 2:40 PM
NFL players are creatures of habit. Whether it be a game day routine, a specific workout regiment or any number or miscellaneous factors that contribute to the success of the modern day athlete, professional football players tend to stick with what works. After the new collective bargaining agreement was signed...

With Julian Edelman Off Market, New York Giants Could Rekindle Interest in WR Josh Cribbs
April 10th, 2013 at 2:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants were hoping to land return man and backup slot receiver Julian Edelman this offseason in hopes of solidifying their wide receiver corp. and allowing David Wilson to step aside as the return man. With Edelman back as a member of the New England Patriots, the Giants...