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New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: is Brett Jones a Realistic Option at Guard?
May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to what will be the final day of the true NFL offseason lull. Big Blue begins their Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Wednesday -- which includes press access -- and that will lead us right into training camp and then the preseason....

NFL Line Coach on Giants’ Ereck Flowers: “Some of the Worst Technique I’ve Ever Seen”
May 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants drafted 21-year-old offensive lineman Ereck Flowers with their first pick in the 2015 NFL Draft and almost immediately labeled him as their franchise left tackle of the future. However, the future may arrive sooner than planned as the team recently lost starting left tackle Will Beatty...

Miami’s Art Kehoe: New York Giants Rookie Ereck Flowers Can Step in for Will Beatty
May 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may have lost starting left tackle Will Beatty for at least five months to a torn pectoral muscle, but fear not says Miami offensive line coach Art Kehoe; first-round pick Ereck Flowers is more than capable of stepping in and doing the job. ***PHOTO1*** "When we watch film...

Tom Brady’s ‘DeflateGate’ Appeal Will Have Impact on New York Giants, NFC East
May 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
By now you would have to be living under a rock to have not heard about the New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” incident and the penalties levied upon them. While the fines and loss of draft picks may be of no concern to New York Giants fans, the imposed four-game suspension...

New York Giants’ Brett Jones, a Potential Wildcard for Big Blue, “Enjoying” CFL-to-NFL Transition
May 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Offensive lineman Brett Jones is coming off the best year of his young career. Not only was he named the best player at his position, but he is also coming off of a championship season. ***PHOTO1*** No, he didn’t play for the New England Patriots or Ohio State Buckeyes, rather the Calgary...

Replacing Will Beatty: Free Agent Pool Has Water If New York Giants Choose to Dive In
May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are fortunate that Will Beatty’s injury occurred early in the offseason and they now have time to prepare and build chemistry should they desire to bring in a free agent. The team already has more quality and reliability in the depth department on the offensive line...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Will Offensive Approach Change with Loss of Will Beatty?
May 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! After the first "off" day on Giants 101 in about six years, we're back today and looking to help fill the void of football in your life once again. Of course, that's not going to be easy given that we're in a significant NFL...

Geoff Schwartz on Loss of Will Beatty: ‘It’s Disappointing, but That’s Why We Drafted Ereck Flowers’
May 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants starting left tackle Will Beatty tore his pectoral muscle on Tuesday, fellow offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz was in the room. He immediately knew the injury was serious and the reality of losing the team's anchor along the offensive lineman set in rapidly. ***PHOTO1*** But in the moments after...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Graded Out as League’s Worst Quarterback Under Pressure
May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is at his weakest when there's relentless pressure in his face. And the 2011 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers aside, he has not fared particularly well in pocket-collapsing situations. ***PHOTO1*** Two seasons ago, back in 2013, Manning was actually...

New York Giants Lose Will Beatty for Five Months: Here are Some Potential Free Agent Fixes
May 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants received their first bit of truly bad injury-related news on Wednesday, losing starting left tackle Will Beatty for at least five months after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights. It was just another in a very long line of devastating injuries in recent...

New York Giants Left Tackle Will Beatty Tears Pectoral Muscle Lifting Weights, Out 5 Months
May 20th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
The New York Giants are already off to a bad start in the injury department as the team's starting left tackle, Will Beatty, suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights that required immediate surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Beatty is currently in Manhattan at the Hospital for Special Surgery, already undergoing the procedure, and...

Contrary to Popular Belief, New York Giants LT Will Beatty is Quite Valuable to the Team
May 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
There has long been a perception amongst fans of the New York Giants that left tackle Will Beatty, for lack of a better term, "sucks." It's something we see every single time his name is mentioned and, often, even when it's not. But contrary to popular belief, Beatty does not...

New York Giants View Ereck Flowers as Team’s Eventual “Franchise Left Tackle”
May 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
What a week it's been for former Miami offensive lineman Ereck Flowers. He turned 21-years-old this past Saturday, was the No. 9 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft on Thursday night and has already been informed he will compete for a starting spot along the New York Giants' offensive...

New York Giants May Escape Facing Greg Hardy as Cowboys DE is Suspended 10 Games
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:25 PM
Remember when New York Giants fans were angry the team made little effort to sign defensive end Greg Hardy? Remember when that anger grew after he signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys? Well, it once again appears as if General Manager Jerry Reese made the right move in avoiding...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Andre Williams’ Rookie Season was No Good?
April 11th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to what will hopefully turn out to be a beautiful Spring weekend. While there may be no football on TV -- we're still over a week out from the start of the offseason workout program -- there will be plenty of material...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Rashad Jennings Best Early-Down Option for Big Blue?
April 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And for us Duke fans (yes, I am a Duke fan) a very happy Tuesday, indeed. We're slowly inching towards the start of the offseason workout program and the 2015 NFL Draft, but like when we were kids in the weeks leading up to...

New York Giants’ Weston Richburg Will Compete for Starting Center Job in Training Camp
February 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When he was selected in the second-round of the 2014 NFL Draft, everyone knew Weston Richburg would eventually take over as the starting center for the New York Giants. However, that didn't happen in his rookie year and, instead, Richburg played 16 games (15 starts) at the left guard position,...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Tackle, Bryan Bulaga
February 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Over the last three years, the need for the New York Giants to upgrade their offensive line has been an obvious one and as the team heads into the offseason in preparation for the 2015 season, it continues to be an area they need to address. ***PHOTO1*** They started to address the...

New York Giants Struggling with Long-Term Draft Success: Study
February 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In 2014, 53% of all plays from scrimmage were accounted for by players who remain with the team that originally drafted them. However, in the case of the New York Giants, a recent study found them well below the NFL average at 42%, putting them in the Bottom 4 league-wide...

New York Giants Focusing on Needs Along Offensive Line; May Add Two or More Linemen
January 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
A year after making significant changes along their offensive line, the New York Giants once again find themselves in a position where further changes are needed. And they know it. ***PHOTO1*** While in attendance at Senior Bowl practice earlier this week, Giants General Manager Jerry Reese was speaking openly about the team's...