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2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Safeties
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Will Place Jon Beason on PUP; Mario Manningham, Will Beatty “Limited”
July 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Training camp is officially underway and the New York Giants have now concluded their conditioning test. Of the 89 players to participate (Chris Snee no longer on roster), only linebacker Jon Beason (foot) failed to participate and will be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Meanwhile, both...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Linebackers
July 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

NFL Secondary Depth Charts Power Rankings: New York Giants Listed No. 9 Overall
July 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have not received a lot of love in recent weeks and months  with some "experts" claiming their front seven is one of the worst in the NFL, while other "experts" ranked their overall roster as 19th in the NFL and their wide receiver depth chart as...

NFL Network Ranks New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle as No. 3 “Dynamic” Safety in NFL
July 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle was the team's lone Pro Bowl representative a season ago, and rightfully so. The defensive captain has continued to make strides each and every year since joining Big Blue, and despite entering his 10th season in the league, Rolle is really just scratching the...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: 5 Potential Sleepers
July 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Each year around the league, unsuspecting superstars are born and uncommon names become household regularities. It's as consistent as death and taxes, and while the odds are long considering the vast number of players who attend training camp, the opportunity is there for the taking. The New York Giants, of...

New York Giants’ Jim Herrmann: Rookie LB Devon Kennard Has Done a “Great Job”
July 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants lost linebacker Jon Beason to a torn ligament and a sesamoid fracture of his right foot -- an injury that will likely keep him out until the start of the regular season -- it immediately appeared as if their depth at middle linebacker had been...

Members of New York Giants React to LeBron James’ Return to Cleveland Cavaliers
July 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's no denying that Friday's big sports news was the decision of NBA superstar LeBron James to return home to Ohio and re-join the Cleveland Cavaliers, whom he left four years ago following "The Decision" when he opted to "bring his talents to South Beach" and sign with the Miami...

NFL Network Ranks New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie as No. 7 Cornerback in NFL
July 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Earlier this week, New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was called "overrated" by Jordan Raanan of The Star-Ledger after a four-game film review. However, Bucky Brooks of NFL Network strongly disagrees and believes DRC is one of the league's Top 10 talents at cornerback, ranking him No. 7 overall. ***VIDEO1*** 7) Dominique...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Kelcy Quarles May Become a Popular Name
July 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The second to last weekend without football is nearly upon us and the anxiety is beginning to kick into high gear. Football season is almost here! In the mean time, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** 10 Giants You'll...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Expects to Have a Breakout Season in 2014
July 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's been a relatively rough offseason for New York Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka. It began with a forced pay cut -- something that, admittedly, made him very angry with the team -- and continued when he was named the "most overrated" member of Big Blue. But despite the doubt...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: How Much Can Big Blue Expect from JPP in 2014?
July 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants fans! There is a tremendous lull in activity leading up to the official start to training camp, so we're here to help you pass the time with the following headlines to read over your first morning coffee. Enjoy! ***VIDEO1*** Five Benefits of Giants Hosting Training Camp 1. Resources...

New York Giants Safeties Coach David Merritt on Cooper Taylor: “The Sky is the Limit for Him”
July 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Upon the release of troubled safety Will Hill, an immediate opportunity presented itself to move up the depth chart ranks for the New York Giants. It's something that wasn't lost on Cooper Taylor, who is entering his second year in the league after being selected in the fifth-round of the...

2014 New York Giants: Walter Thurmond III Has Best Contract, Will Beatty Has Worst Contract
July 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As they do prior to the start of every season, the experts at Over the Cap have begun to examine the best and worst contracts for each team league-wide. They wasted no time in breaking down the 2014 New York Giants, and right out of the gate, they found that...

New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich: “I Couldn’t Imagine” Dealing with the Criticism Eli Manning Does
July 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The endless career criticism of New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has finally begun to take a toll -- not on Manning himself, mind you. But rather, his teammates. And with that criticism now being kicked into high gear -- something that has led us at Giants 101 to deem...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is Overrated?
July 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! With Big Blue having released their official training camp schedule on Tuesday night, all that's left to do is count away the days -- only 12 more to go until players report! In the mean time, please enjoy the following headlines over your mid-week...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Pressure Mounting on Big Blue to Turn It Around
July 8th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! Exactly two weeks from now, Big Blue will officially hit the field for the very first time during training camp. As we await that glorious day, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** 32 to 1: Pressure Mounting on No....

A Now Healthy Terrell Manning Excited for Fresh Start with New York Giants
July 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft, linebacker Terrell Manning has already found the NFL to be a relatively unforgiving place. After coming into the league with knee problems, Manning quickly contracted colitis -- a parasitic infection of the large intestine -- that...