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New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Playoffs of Bust for Tom Coughlin in 2014?
April 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Friday, Giants fans! The week is finally coming to an end and we can soon expect things to pick up again as the New York Giants prepare to return for the start of the offseason workout program early next week. In the mean time, kick back and enjoy your...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Feels “Energized” Following Major Roster Changes
April 8th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Tom Coughlin may be the oldest (67) head coach in the NFL, but the man in charge of leading the New York Giants still feels as young as ever. And despite an offseason of changes to both his roster and coaching staff, Coughlin still feels "energized" by the prospect of...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Believes Roster Turnover Will Lead to “Culture Change”
April 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To say the New York Giants have made major changes this offseason would be a bit of an understatement. Not only have they seen a massive roster shuffle, they also overhauled their offensive coaching staff following the retirement of offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride. Accordingly, head coach Tom Coughlin says these...

New York Giants Building for Long-Term Success as Well as to Win Now
April 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2013 New York Giants' offseason was filled with one-year deals and short-term pickups and temporary fixes. Whether it was a product of salary cap issues or a faux pas on general manager Jerry Reese is of no consequence to the current and ever-active 2014 NFL offseason. What is happening...

New Teammates Confident Eli Manning Can Lead New York Giants Back to Prominence
April 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese has taken full control of his portion of the offseason, the focus on what has so far transpired has pulled some of the attention away from quarterback Eli Manning. The franchise signal-caller did have a horrible 2013 season and was much maligned...

New York Giants “Counting on” David Wilson to Return in 2014
April 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants running back David Wilson and his health have been a major topic of conversation since the 2013 season ended. The former first-round pick, who was expected to lead the Giants for many years to come, has been hampered with inconsistency and some major health concerns. And following...

New York Giants Have Scouted North Alabama ILB Tavarius Wilson
April 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants were one of three teams who sent a linebackers coach to North Alabama's Pro Day in mid-March to scout 2013 Division II Defensive Player of the Year, Tavarius Wilson. Also in attendance were the Jacksonville Jaguars and Philadelphia Eagles. Wilson, a projected seventh-round pick or potentially a...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue in Great Draft Position After Strong Free Agency
April 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants broke the free agency lull on Monday by re-signing defensive tackle Mike Patterson and adding cornerback Zack Bowman, but do not expect that to continue on Tuesday. Co-owner John Mara recently said their free agency spending spree was all but over, so those tremors felt on...

Tom Coughlin Confirms New York Giants May Still Look to Free Agent Market for Tight End
March 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Earlier this week, New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese noted that the team could still be searching for a tight end in free agency. And when head coach Tom Coughlin was later asked about the same situation, he was not shy in sharing his opinion. At a position where the...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Downplays Retirement Talk; Thinks He Merits Hall of Fame Consideration
March 28th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
When a coach is approaching 68-years-old and has won multiple championships during their tenure as a head coach, there are two things that will end up being discussed; retirement plans and the possibility of the Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** For New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who will turn 68 at...

John Harbaugh on Giants LB Jameel McClain: They Got a Smart, Physical Player; Serve as Mentor
March 27th, 2014 at 3:20 PM
The New York Giants helped their eighth-ranked defense of a season ago when they re-signed Jon Beason to a three-year deal, but they also gave Beason some help in the linebacker group when they added Jameel McClain from the Baltimore Ravens on a two-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** McClain dealt with some injuries last...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Speaks on Justin Tuck, Hakeem Nicks’ Free Agency Departure
March 27th, 2014 at 1:50 PM
Two of the top free agents that a lot of fans weren't thrilled to see leave the team this past month were defensive end Justin Tuck and wide receiver Hakeem Nicks. The fans were more saddened to see Tuck leave more so than Nick; Tuck signed a 2-year, $11 million deal...

Tom Coughlin Expresses Optimism on David Wilson Playing for New York Giants in 2014
March 27th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
At one time, it looked like David Wilson's NFL career was in serious jeopardy following a spinal stenosis injury suffered back in Week 5 of last season; an injury that has claimed the careers of many athletes all over the sport. Yet, Wilson was determined to make it back. Wilson had...

New York Giants Plan to Have Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Covering Opponents No. 1
March 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants made a plan to lure Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie away from the Denver Broncos and more importantly, away from the New York Jets the week that he came to visit both teams in free agency trips. The Jets made him a low-ball offer and their general manager ended...

Free Agents Signing with New York Giants Because of Tom Coughlin, not in Spite of Him
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It was claimed when head coach Tom Coughlin first arrived in New York Giants blue that players didn’t want to play for him. Time and time again, this allegation has resurfaced. Folks shouldn’t let one or two players speak for the masses. ***PHOTO1*** Again, players took pay cuts and restructured to remain...

Do the New York Giants ‘Need’ to Add Another Wide Receiver?
March 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the NFL Draft soon approaching, most teams will be finalizing their free agent decisions within the next few weeks. The New York Giants have been busy this offseason, adding depth at numerous positions where starters were lost or where holes were already present. One position in dire need of...

New York Giants Adding Ben McAdoo Won’t Necessarily Bring in Green Bay Packers’ Free Agents
March 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While it’s so simple to speculate that any (and all) Green Bay Packers free agent players could become New York Football Giants, it isn’t realistic. New offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo did spend the last eight seasons with the Pack. However, the team has also brought in another offensive assistant coach...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: HOF Says ‘Fake” Eli Helmet Never Displayed as Super Bowl Item
March 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With March now upon us, we're that much closer to the start of NFL free agency. Still, we have some time to kill, so sit back, relax, sip your Sunday morning coffee and enjoy the following New York Giants stories. ***PHOTO1*** Pro Football Hall of Fame: 'Fake' Eli Manning Helmet Was Never...

New York Giants’ Peter Giunta Delivers Powerful Messages to Prospects at NFL Combine
March 1st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Not many will admit to watching every single moment of the NFL Scouting Combine, but for those that have there were some New York Giants present. In the past, former tight ends coach Mike Pope was there on the opening days. Defensive backs coach Peter Giunta is another one. This...

North Carolina TE Eric Ebron Says “It Would Be an Honor” to Play for the New York Giants
March 1st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo said earlier this week that he wants a tight end who can play at a "high level." Unfortunately, with only Adrien Robinson and Larry Donnell left on the roster, the team doesn't really know what they have at the position. One potential solution...