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Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week
November 30th, 2016 at 10:56 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had a monstrous game against the Cleveland Browns in the Week 12 win. He played so well, in fact, that he earned the NFC Defensive Player of the Week Award for his efforts. ***PHOTO1*** Pierre-Paul continued his dominance with what was possibly his best...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo: ‘We Have a High Character Locker Room’
November 28th, 2016 at 5:20 PM
The New York Giants find themselves in a great position heading down the home stretch of the season. Head coach Ben McAdoo believes a lot of their success can be attributed to the type of players they have in the locker room. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants beat the Cleveland Browns on Sunday to...

Giants Defense Comes up Big in 22-16 Win Vs. Bears
November 20th, 2016 at 5:29 PM
The New York Giants (7-3) extended their win streak to a season-high five games with their 22-16 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The defense came up big in the second half. After allowing 16 points 214 total yards in the first half, the Giants shut...

Giants Beat Bengals 21-20 to Extend Win Streak to Four Games
November 15th, 2016 at 12:59 AM
The New York Giants (6-3) held on to beat the Cincinnati Bengals (3-5-1) on Monday night at MetLife Stadium to extend their winning streak to four games. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were able to hold on to a one-point lead for the entire fourth quarter thanks to big stops on third down,...

Giants not Giving up on Eli Apple
November 12th, 2016 at 10:15 PM
New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple had his first taste at the NFL level of making a mistake that leads to the opposing team scoring a touchdown. ***PHOTO1*** In Week 9 against the Philadelphia Eagles, Apple left his post on the outside and it allowed Ryan Mathews to bounce out for...

Giants’ Keenan Robinson: ‘We Still Have a Long Way to Go’
November 12th, 2016 at 8:36 PM
One of the most underrated acquisitions of the offseason by the New York Giants may be at the linebacker position. Keenan Robinson has been quietly becoming a key part of the defense, but he feels the unit still has work to do. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have a record of 5-3 and it...

Giants’ Leon Hall: ‘It Would Be Unfortunate’ to Sit Vs. Bengals
November 10th, 2016 at 10:20 PM
The New York Giants signed veteran cornerback Leon Hall during the preseason to add some depth to their secondary. He was a surprise healthy scratch in Week 9 and he is hoping that won't be the case against the Cincinnati Bengals, his former team. ***PHOTO1*** Hall signed with the Giants in August...

Giants’ Darian Thompson to Season-Ending IR
November 9th, 2016 at 2:20 PM
The New York Giants placed rookie safety Darian Thompson on the season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) list on Wednesday as he needs surgery to repair a sprained foot. ***PHOTO1*** Thompson hasn't seen the field since Week 2 against the New Orleans Saints when he first suffered the foot sprain. The Giants were...

Giants’ Landon Collins Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week
November 9th, 2016 at 11:04 AM
New York Giants safety Landon Collins is enjoying a breakout season as he was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this year. ***PHOTO1*** Not only is it the second time this year, it is the second game in a row that he has won the...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo Expects Eli Apple to Bounce Back After Rough Game
November 7th, 2016 at 5:33 PM
New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple got his first taste of what it was like to have a rough game in the NFL. The first-rounder struggled against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, but head coach Ben McAdoo expects him to bounce back. ***PHOTO1*** Apple had an eventful week leading up...