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New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara on Victor Cruz: He Looks Better than Before
July 28th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz tore his patellar tendon last season in a loss against the Philadelphia Eagles, many believed his NFL career was over. However, Cruz battled back and is ready to return when the Giants open training camp on July 30th. ***PHOTO1*** With the exception of Organized...

New York Giants a Potential Landing Spot for Dwight Freeney?
July 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Since the moment defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul suffered a severe injury as the result of a July 4th fireworks accident -- an accident that ultimately left him without his right index finger -- there's been speculation surrounding the New York Giants and their potential need for another pass rushing defensive...

Osi Umenyiora Expected to Sign One-Day Contract, Retire with New York Giants
July 27th, 2015 at 3:39 PM
It's been speculated for months and now the time has officially come. The New York Giants are expected to sign defensive end Osi Umenyiora. ***PHOTO1*** Clearly in need of another pass rushing specialist in the wake of Jason Pierre-Paul's fireworks accident that subsequently led to the loss of his right index finger,...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason is Nearing Full Health: “I Feel Like a Kid Again”
July 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's been a long, long time since linebacker Jon Beason last considered himself fully healthy. In fact, the New York Giants defensive captain has played in only 22 out of a possible 64 games over the past four seasons, and only once over that span did he play in more...

Phil Simms: Jason Pierre-Paul Should Have Trusted New York Giants Following Fireworks Accident
July 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jason Pierre-Paul's first mistake was renting a UHaul van, filling it with (illegal?) fireworks and then lighting them while still in his hands. But the mistakes didn't stop there, says Phil Simms. Rather, Pierre-Paul continued making poor decisions by refusing to meet with the New York Giants and lacking trust...

New York Giants Finally Acknowledge Jason Pierre-Paul Situation; Steve Tisch Offers Best Wishes
July 23rd, 2015 at 3:32 PM
The New York Giants have not said a peep about defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul or a July 4th fireworks accident that left him severely injured and ultimately led to the ray resection of his right index finger. That was until Thursday, when co-owner Steve Tisch finally acknowledged the situation and...

New York Giants Re-Sign Safety Justin Currie
July 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With a week remaining until the official start to training camp, the New York Giants continue to make adjustments to their 90-man roster. And mere days after waiving both he and wide receiver Marcus Harris, who cleared waives and was placed on the Reserve/Injured list, the team has re-signed safety...

New York Giants’ J.T. Thomas Says Defense Will “Impose Our Will on Opposing Offenses”
July 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Aggressive. Aggressive. Aggressive. That's been the word most commonly used by New York Giants players to define Steve Spagnuolo's new (old?) defensive system. ***PHOTO1*** But linebacker J.T. Thomas took things a step further when discussing Spagnuolo's defense earlier this week, saying the defensive system will allow the Giants to "impose our will"...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Anticipates Having Reps Limited to Start Training Camp
July 21st, 2015 at 4:50 PM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason may be months removed from surgery, but admits his toe now requires constant maintenance and likely will for the remainder of his career. Accordingly, the team's defensive captain fully anticipates having his reps limited when the Giants open training camp on July 30th. ***PHOTO1*** "I'm sure...

2015 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: 5 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch
July 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's just about that time, isn't it? Training camp opens in nine days and the preseason will soon follow. Accordingly, it's time to start looking ahead to camp, positional battles, sleepers and every other storyline that comes with the start of the NFL season. We'll start with five under-the-radar players who...