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New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Impressed with Blossoming DT, Johnathan Hankins
December 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While his defense plans for their game plan against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell let some of his own thoughts flow about the state of his players on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Two of the first players mentioned were defensive linemen Jason Pierre-Paul and Johnathan Hankins,...

Justin Tuck Supports His Former Coach, Does not Believe New York Giants Should Fire Tom Coughlin
December 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Although the "Fire Tom Coughlin!" bandwagon has been filled to the brim this year, not everyone believes the New York Giants should move on from their two-time Super Bowl winning head coach. In fact, most current and former players laugh at the notion, while fans continue to insist it's the...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Named a “Top Minority Coaching Candidate” by Fritz Pollard Alliance
December 19th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
While most fans are ready to pack Perry Fewell's bags and run him out of town as the New York Giants defensive coordinator, others think rather high of him. ***PHOTO1*** The Fritz Pollard Alliance, a group that advocates for the promotions and hiring of minority coaching candidates, and Fewell is one of...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Sees Devon Kennard as Long-Term Answer at SAM
December 19th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants rookie linebacker Devon Kennard has significant experience at all three linebackers positions, as well as defensive end, where he saw time while at USC. But when asked on Thursday where Kennard, who has really come into his own in recent weeks, fits defensively, Perry Fewell indicated his...

New York Giants’ Corey Washington Has to Improve & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 17th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a serious and to-the-point mood for his weekly press conference, and immediately got to work in praising the "very physical and speedy" St. Louis Rams. Coughlin said he expects a very physical battle come Sunday, as well as some...

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: Giants’ Tom Coughlin is a First-Ballot Hall of Famer
December 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While the reports say that there is a 99.9 percent chance Tom Coughlin will return as the head coach of the New York Giants, that is not the case for New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan, in the midst of a 3-11 season, his worst since taking over the...

Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Tennessee Congressman Says What About Eli Manning?
December 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue is off today -- although they may hold some workouts -- so we'll take a look at some related storylines from around the league, including what one Tennessee Congressman said about Eli Manning and his wife Abby, as well as whether or...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Benched in Victory Over Redskins; Eli Manning not Pleased
December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the second time in three weeks, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin benched third-year receiver Rueben Randle in the first quarter of a game; this one being in the first quarter of the team's 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Randle was also benched two weeks ago...

Tom Coughlin is ’99.9%’ Likely to Return as New York Giants Head Coach in 2015: Report
December 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
As the 2014 regular season draws to a close, the question regarding Tom Coughlin's future as New York Giants head coach continues to have its flames stoked by fans and media. But, as we've been saying for the majority of the season, feelings inside the organization itself appear to be...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo on Rueben Randle: “He’s Been a Little Bit Streaky”
December 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Coming into the 2014 regular season, wide receiver Rueben Randle was expected to mature into a larger role for the New York Giants and, thus far, that has happened, with Randle being targeted an impressive 101 times through Week 14. ***PHOTO1*** The problem? Randle's production hasn't gotten any better despite the larger...

New York Giants’ Tom Quinn Regrets “Unfortunate” Incident with Steve Weatherford
December 11th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Midway through the third quarter of the Tennessee Titans game, cameras caught a rather emotional exchange between New York Giants Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn and punter Steve Weatherford -- an incident that got mildly physical as Quinn grabbed and yanked the jersey of Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** After the game, Weatherford said the...

Is It Time for New York Giants to Give Ryan Nassib a Shot?
December 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There are only three games remaining in the 2014 season -- a lost season for the New York Giants -- and now their starting quarterback, Eli Manning, is listed on the injury report with a bad back. And however minimal he may feel the injury is, it was enough to...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Back Injury & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 10th, 2014 at 11:10 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very serious and to-the-point kind of mood on Wednesday, offering praise for the "outstanding" Washington Redskins before moving on to what usually dominates his Wednesday pressers: injuries. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report included the following players: quarterback Eli Manning...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Defend Their Penalized Celebration
December 8th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and safety Antrel Rolle were let off the hook for their unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after DRC had returned an interception for a touchdown, but that was only because defensive end Damontre Moore one-upped them with an even more boneheaded unnecessary roughness penalty -- one...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Says Shoving Match with Tom Quinn was “Heat of the Moment”
December 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford may have boomed a 61-yard punt midway through the third quarter on Sunday afternoon, but as it bounced into the endzone for a touchback, emotions immediately began to stir. ***VIDEO1*** As Weatherford headed to the sideline, he was confronted by Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn, who...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “I Am not Going to Cower to the Adversity”
December 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier this week, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin referred to the 2014 season as "miserable" -- a fitting description given everything that has gone on. Yet, despite his frustrations, Coughlin said on Friday that he refuses to cower to the adversity, will not give up and won't quit...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo Hints RB Orleans Darkwa Could See Larger Role Vs. Tennessee Titans
December 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When you’re 3-9 in just about any sport, there isn’t much reason to smile. Yet New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo not only smirked, but taunted reporters and fans by suggesting they “stay tuned,” in regards to a player few if any would’ve guessed. ***PHOTO1*** After spraining his ankle and sitting...

Giants’ Perry Fewell on Damontre Moore: “He Won’t Be an Every Down Defender for Us”
December 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
One of the greatest mysteries of the New York Giants' abysmal 2014 campaign has been the play, or lack thereof, of second-year defensive end Damontre Moore. Fans and coaches alike anticipated a breakout year after an eventful preseason, but now with the season essentially in the books, it appears as...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: “I Need to Do a Better Job”
December 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
To say that offensive play calling, offensive consistency and offensive efficiency has been lacking for the New York Giants would be a bit of an understatement. But perhaps overshadowed by the same issues defensively -- that have ended in two consecutive last minute losses -- offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo has...

New York Giants Have “No Answers” for Injuries & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 3rd, 2014 at 11:20 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very focused and to-the-point mood for his weekly press conference on Wednesday, and as he usually does, dove right into a scouting report for the Tennessee Titans before being bombarded with injury-related questions that dominated the entire 15...