Despite being linked to both players during the offseason, the New York Giants are unlikely to sign free agent cornerback Leon Hall and free agent defensive end Dwight Freeney for the 2016 season; Eugene Monroe's name is still coming up as a possible option, but his unwillingness to play right tackle might prevent a deal from happening.
With Peyton Manning officially retiring from the NFL after this past season, the two-time Super Bowl winner was asked which team or teams he will be cheering for now that his career is over, Manning said that he will be rooting for at least six teams; one of which is the New York Giants due to his younger brother in Eli Manning.
New York Giants' wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr has already established himself as one of the game's top receivers. As he sharpens his game on the field, he looks to become more of a leader in the locker room.
Watch as the mom of New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple, Annie Apple, plays the typical mom on social media and records the family dropping him off for his first day of practice at the team's OTA's earlier in the offseason; Apple was the Giants first round pick back in the 2016 NFL Draft.
New York Giants defensive end Owa Odighizuwa said that he intends to reach out to former Giants defensive end Justin Tuck to ask him for advice and pointers on being a pass rusher and in particular, playing on the inside of the defensive line; something Tuck did many times to give the Giants another good pass rusher on the line to create havoc and something Odighizuwa wants to do in his career.
Former NFL quarterback and current ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski offered up major praise to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, as the former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback said that Manning right now is as good as any quarterback currently in the NFL right now and can stay that way so long as he gets protected and given time to throw the football.
When New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was asked who his three sons root for in the NFL, Brees said none of them root for his current team and instead, one roots for the Carolina Panthers and two of them root for the New York Giants mostly due to the influence of Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr.
One of the most important times of the year is the month between mini-camp and training camp. New York Giants' running back Rashad Jennings said that he and other veterans have taken it upon themselves to teach the first year players what to do during that time.
In a list complied by Pro Football Focus, the website's analytics director labeled New York Giants startering quarterback Eli Manning as the NFL's current most most overpaid NFL player in the game, ignoring the success he's had over the last two seasons and instead, cherry-picked at statistics they deemed worthy enough to trash him in an article.
With the Cleveland Cavaliers winning Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals on Sunday night over the Golden State Warriors and pulling off one of the biggest upsets in NBA Finals history, the Cavaliers performance in knocking off the 73-win Warriors team is drawing a lot of comparisons to when the New York Giants pulled off the greatest upset in NFL history when they knocked off the 18-0 New England Patriots to win Super Bowl XLII eight years ago.