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New York Giants’ Jon Beason not Likely Out Long-Term, but Will Have to Play Through Pain
September 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants may be without linebacker Jon Beason (foot/toe) this Sunday against the Houston Texans, but it doesn't sound like they expect him to miss much time beyond that. In fact, head coach Tom Coughlin alluded to exactly that on Friday afternoon following practice, saying Beason will likely...

Tiki Barber: Don’t Panic; New York Giants Offense Will Click Sooner than Later
September 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In a familiar situation where many New York Giants fans would turn their heads away, former Giants running back and all-time franchise rushing leader, Tiki Barber, has expressed his high hopes for his former team amidst their early struggles this season. Barber addressed his stance on CBS Radio, where he...

New York Giants OC Ben McAdoo: Thursday’s Practice was the Best One I’ve Seen Thus Far
September 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Maybe there is some hope after all for the New York Giants offense heading into Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants offense has once again, struggled to get out of the box, only this time, under new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, as they've unfortunately had more turnovers in their...

New York Giants Would Be Confident Enough in Jason Pierre-Paul to Use Him at Tight End
September 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Since being the New York Giants' No. 1 draft selection in 2010 (15th overall), defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has been a big help to the Giants defensive line, and with the offseason departure of Justin Tuck this year, JPP has been given more responsibility on the line. ***PHOTO1*** After playing only 11...

Can 2014 New York Giants Thrive Under Pressure and Erase the Doubt?
September 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
An 0-2 start. Many New York Giants fans have seen this before, so many aren't ready to throw in the towel on their team's chances just yet. We all know what can happen when we begin to question this team and start to stack the odds against them. When the...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Says Foot is Feeling Better, Won’t Rule Out Playing on Sunday
September 18th, 2014 at 2:50 PM
A situation that started out as a possible season-ending injury has taken an unexpected turn and could end up with a positive result that keeps New York Giants' defensive captain, Jon Beason, on the field in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Beason's status with the New York Giants started out as "he will be out...

Preston Parker Will Take Over as No. 3 Wide Receiver for New York Giants
September 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The injury to wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan (mid-foot sprain) is forcing the New York Giants to once again improvise. And the announcement was made on Wednesday that receiver Preston Parker will take over the coveted No. 3 spot on the receiving depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** Jernigan has been placed on season-ending injured reserve...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Ready to Rule Out Jon Beason Vs. Houston Texans
September 17th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
In a bit of a surprise and turn of events, maybe the re-injury to New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (foot) isn't as serious as it was once thought to be. Maybe. ***PHOTO1*** After re-aggravating the same foot injury that he hurt during the team's OTA's back in June and landed him...

Despite Improvements, New York Giants Offense Still Needs Some Work
September 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Let's get to numbers right off the bat here. In the first two games of the season, the New York Giants have combined for 134 rushing yards, which amounts to 67 rushing yards per game. That rushing total ranks the Giants at 29th in the NFL. As the rushing attack...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Remains Sidelined & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
September 17th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a serious but loose mood on Wednesday and began by praising the Houston Texans as a "well-rounded" football team. Specifically, he noted that they are +5 in turnover differential this year and that their offensive line has surrendered only...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle on Lack of Turnovers: We Have to Take More Chances
September 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Two games into the season and the New York Giants are already, by far, the worst team in the NFL regarding turnover differential. With four interceptions and two fumbles the Giants currently hold a turnover differential of -6. However, the turnover differential is not solely influenced by the offense, it...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Receivers: “Catch the Ball; That’s What You’re Paid For”
September 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 0-2 New York Giants have no shortage of reasons as to why they've struggled to such a great degree to start the season. You could point to the turnover on the offensive coaching staff, Ben McAdoo's new West Coast-style offense, the seemingly endless new faces on both sides of...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

Tom Coughlin Had a Very Specific Message for New York Giants Fans on Monday
September 15th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
New York Giants fans are unhappy and head coach Tom Coughlin wants you all to know that he hears you. He understands the frustration and the pessimism, but wants you to remember it's a long season and you play a very important part in the team's potential success, too. ***PHOTO1*** "In an...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: We’re Letting Tom Coughlin, Everyone Else Down
September 15th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's two games into the 2014 season and the New York Giants season seems like it's on course for disaster, especially after the team's self-implosion and a 25-14 loss in their home opener to the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are coming off a 7-9 season, their first season under .500 since...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “The Whole Team” Needs to Play Better
September 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants open their home season against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, head coach Tom Coughlin will not be looking at any one specific area for improvement. Rather, he says, the entire team needs to play better from offense and defense to special teams and their...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: Eli Manning is the “Perfect Fit for This Offense”
September 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Questions about the new-look New York Giants offense have already been raised. And questions will continue to be raised until the offense begins to work. So far (and rightfully so), offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo stands by the system, and cannot imagine having another quarterback leading the way for the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** "[Manning]...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians: We Can Expect a 100% Effort from the New York Giants
September 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The horrid performance by the New York Giants against the Detroit Lions on Monday night has been attracting the wrong kind of attention to the team. Already many analysts are casting off the Giants as non-contenders. And even some Giants faithful are expressing their disdain -- one fan even went...

New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich on Ray Rice: “I Wouldn’t Welcome Him” in Our Locker-Room
September 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This past week, the Baltimore Ravens terminated the contract of Ray Rice and released him following the video evidence released by TMZ which showed him punching his wife in the face at an Atlantic City casino back in February which was then followed by the NFL suspending Rice indefinitely. ***PHOTO1*** It's not...

Jason Pierre-Paul Expected to Practice for New York Giants on Wednesday
September 10th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Despite coming out of the game for a brief moment due to a neck/shoulder injury in Monday night's 35-14 loss to the Detroit Lions, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul returned to the game and played the rest of the way, making four tackles and played well against the...