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New York Giants DT Jay Bromley Hoping to Benefit from Steve Spagnoulo’s System
July 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It would be an understatement to say that the New York Giants defense struggled last year. In fact, the Giants were in the bottom five with the yards allowed per game and gave up the 10th most points per game. They also struggled against the run as only the Tennessee...

New York Giants DT Markus Kuhn Knows It’s Now or Never: “No More Excuses”
July 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
To this point in his career, New York Giants defensive tackle Markus Kuhn has not stood out. When he entered the league as a seventh-round pick out of North Carolina State, he was exceptionally raw and relatively new to the game of football. And while he has shown some improvement...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Cracks Top 10 in NFL Network’s “Coach Power Rankings”
July 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It has been quite a few years since Tom Coughlin’s New York Giants have seen the playoffs, let alone goteen anywhere close to a Super Bowl title contention. And Wednesday, NFL Network posted their "NFL Coach Power Rankings" with the following explanation: “we tried to balance 'what have you done...

New York Giants Say They’ve “Implemented a Few Programs” to Improve Medical Practices
July 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have led the league in injuries each of the previous two seasons, even setting an all-time NFL record for injures (Adjusted Games Lost) in 2013. It's for that reason Philadelphia Eagles safety Walter Thurmond III wasn't brushed off when he alleged that head coach Tom Coughling...

New York Giants DT Johnathan Hankins on the Verge of Pro Bowl Status?
July 1st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In his second season with the New York Giants, and his first as a starter, Johnathan Hankins showed Giants fans and the organization that not only was he better than advertised, but he is much more than a one dimensional defensive tackle. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Tom Coughlin praised Hankins’ performance at the...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Walter Thurmond III: Tom Coughlin ‘Doesn’t Believe in the Modern Medicine’
June 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In each of the past two season, the New York Giants have found themselves ravaged with injury. Twice leading the league, the team also set an all-time NFL record for injuries in 2013, having their projected starters miss a total of 91 games (144.6 AGL in all). ***PHOTO1*** Accordingly, the team has...

Mike Sullivan Happy to Be Back with New York Giants: “I Just Appreciate Everything Here”
June 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Time and again, we hear from ex-coaches or ex-players of the New York Giants who say "the grass is not greener on the other side." We saw it and heard it from running back Brandon Jacobs after he went to the San Francisco 49ers, we saw it and heard it...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain Believes Steve Spagnuolo’s Honesty, Character Will Motivate Defense
June 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For New York Giants linebacker Jameel McClain, the transition into a new defensive system under Steve Spagnuolo hasn't been overly complex. Having experience with his coaching style from their time with the Baltimore Ravens, McClain has eased into the new defense and helped mentor some of the younger players who...

FAA Investigating New York Giants, Other NFL Teams for Use of Drones to Film Practices
June 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are among several teams who are currently being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their use of drones to film practice. Other teams also being looked into are the Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots, who are no stranger to questions about illegal filming. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Unfazed and Confident, Marshall Newhouse is Ready to Start at Right Tackle for New York Giants
June 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The loss of starting left tackle Will Beatty, who suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights, sparked a chain reaction across the New York Giants' offensive line and resulted in several question marks and several positional shifts. And while absolutely nothing is set in stone as of yet, the...

New York Giants Linebacker Jameel McClain Laughs Off ‘Weakest Position Group’ Label
June 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Chris Wesseling of NFL Network recently broke down the weakest positional groups in the league and determined that the New York Giants' linebackers fit the bill -- coming in just ahead of the Giants' safeties. Needless to say, he's not at all impressed with the team's defense and specifically the...

Giants’ Kevin Gilbride Jr. Impressed with Jerome Cunningham’s Effort, Says He “Has a Chance”
June 21st, 2015 at 2:55 PM
After sitting out the entire 2013 season, tight end Jerome Cunningham returned to the NFL midway through training camp a year ago when he was signed by the New York Giants. And although he was originally considered little more than "camp fodder," Cunningham not only earned himself a Practice Squad...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Father’s Day: “Every Day is Mother’s Day”
June 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
If you know anything about New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, you know the only thing he cares more about than football is his family. And here on Father's Day -- a day set aside to honor the Father's and Grandfather's of the world like Coughlin -- his focus...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Tom Coughlin Warns His Players to Stay Out of Trouble
June 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first of many truly football-free days. With all of their rookies now under contract, little remaining in free agency and both Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp in the rearview mirror, the next five weeks will truly be a break...

New York Giants Facing “Fluid” Situation at Running Back with No Defined Roles
June 20th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants open the 2015 regular season against the Dallas Cowboys, their running back situation will be clear-cut and well formulated with defined roles for each player. That's still quite a ways away however, and for the time being, that clarity does not exist. At least not...

New York Giants Latest NFL Team to Implement Drone Technology; Tom Coughlin Reserves Judgment
June 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
For the New York Giants, the future is here and they are now the latest on a growing list of NFL teams that have implemented drone technology into their practices. The drone, a DJI Phantom 3, is equipped with four propellers and a camera to capture film of both drills...

New York Giants’ Pat Flaherty on Weston Richburg: He Has Some ‘Boss Man’ in Him
June 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants drafted Weston Richburg in the second-round of the 2014 NFL Draft, they did so with the intention that he'd man their center position for years to come. Unfortunately, injuries resulted in an early change of plans and Richburg was instead used at left guard. ***PHOTO1*** The transition...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo Lays Down a Challenge for Odell Beckham Jr.
June 19th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Did you think New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was a curmudgeon when it came to discussing injured players? Well, as it turns out, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo doesn't go any easier on them, and when addressing the media on Thursday, made it abundantly clear that his focus centers...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Expects to Have Both Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz for Training Camp
June 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Neither Odell Beckham Jr. (hamstring) nor Victor Cruz (patellar tendon) were able to participate in minicamp as a result of their respective injuries, but New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin expects to have each back in time for the start of training camp. ***PHOTO1*** "That's the plan," Coughlin said bluntly when...

New York Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo on Jason Pierre-Paul: “He Looks Pretty Elite to Me”
June 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When Steve Spagnuolo took over as the New York Giants defensive coordinator in 2007, he did so without the luxury of having defensive end Michael Strahan, who was holding out as he weighed retirement. In fact, Strahan didn't return to the team until one week prior to their season opener...