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Former New York Giants Scout Doesn’t Believe They Can Compete with Cowboys, Eagles
July 5th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
From 1985 through the 2001 NFL Draft, Greg Gabriel was an area scout for the New York Giants and still considers himself Big Blue at heart. However, now as a contributing member of the National Football Post, Gabriel has set aside his biases and during a recent 2015 season preview,...

New York Giants Lose Two Former Players in Tom Longo and Pete Athas
July 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants lost two former members of their franchise earlier this week, as both cornerback Pete Athas and safety/return man Tom Longo have passed away. ***PHOTO1*** Longo, originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 14th round of the 1965 NFL Draft, spent two seasons with Big Blue and started...

Sports Illustrated Doesn’t Believe New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Top 10 Quarterback
July 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
We were shocked when NFL Network released their own list of the league's Top 10 quarterbacks and had New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning not only ranked among the Top 10, but ahead of his brother Peyton Manning (Denver Broncos). It was a sign of respect rarely shown to Manning...

Dallas Cowboys’ Rolando McClain Suspended First Four Games; Will Miss Opener Vs. Giants
July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has had a bit of a rollercoaster-type of career thus far and will start the upcoming season on the sidelined as he faces a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy. ***PHOTO1*** "I apologize to my family, the Cowboys organization, my teammates and Cowboys fans for...

Dark Horse New York Giants Trail Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles in NFC East Odds
July 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
After recording a disappointing 6-10 record last season, the New York Giants failed to reach the NFL postseason for a third straight year. However, oddsmakers at the online sportsbooks project an increase in regular season wins by the Giants in the upcoming NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** The question remains, will it be enough...

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...

ESPN Lists New York Giants at No. 20 Overall on “NFL Future Power Rankings” List
July 1st, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants are not in good shape over the next three years, say ESPN "expert" analysts. The group, made up of John Clayton, Louis Riddick and Mike Sando, rated each NFL team on a variety of factors and how they may come into play over the next three...

Ex-Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs “Legitimately Hurt Me”
June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Washington Redskins cornerback Fred Smoot has never been one to lack the right (or wrong) words. He's an all-time trash talker and at the peak of his career, was one heck of a player. He was also a poor decision maker, as evident by his involvement in the "Love...

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...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: Philadelphia Eagles Have a Quarterback Problem
June 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The NFL regular season is nearing and that was never more evident than on Saturday when New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford, during a WFAN interview with Boomer & Carton, offered his honest and blunt assessment of the Philadelphia Eagles and their situation at quarterback. ***PHOTO1*** Using a car metaphor, Weatherford broke...

Madden 16 Gameplay Featuring New York Giants, Odell Beckham Jr.: Video
June 25th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Madden 16 gameplay video is beginning to leak out across the Internet and in one such instance, it featured the New York Giants against the Dallas Cowboys. In particular, the offensive play selection focused on wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and some of the new receiving aspects EA Sports has...

Six New York Giants, Led by QB Eli Manning, Named to NFL Network’s All-NFC East Team
June 20th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
With NFL minicamps now in the rear-view mirror and a five-week break from football ahead, NFL Network decided it was an appropriate time to announce their All-Division Teams from across the league. And not just any All-Division Teams, mind you. But All-Division Teams made up of current rosters -- rookies...

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...

Four New York Giants Make Matt Miller’s “Top 100 Wide Receivers from 2014″ List
June 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Matt Miller's "Bleacher Report 1000" is slowly coming to a close, but before it does, there are a few more positions he must address. Among them is his list of the "Top 100 Wide Receivers from 2014," which he released early on Monday morning. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, it will come as no...

New York Giants Interested in Evan Mathis, but Unlikely to Offer Him a Large Enough Deal
June 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have legitimate interested in free agent guard Evan Mathis, who was released by the Philadelphia Eagles last week. Then again, so do at least a half a dozen other NFL teams. And if history is any indication, Big Blue will not get into a bidding war...

Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant Says It’s No Tactic, There’s a “Legit” Chance He Boycotts Giants Game
June 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant says he's not messing around and that reports of him potentially boycotting the season opener against the New York Giants if he does not receive a long-term contracts are very real -- the threats are not a negotiation tactic, but rather, "legit" warnings. ***PHOTO1*** "This is...

Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant May Skip Season Opener Against New York Giants: Report
June 12th, 2015 at 4:23 PM
When the Dallas Cowboys host the New York Giants in the season opener on September 13th, they very well may do it down a man. ESPN's Chris Mortensen is reporting that wide receiver Dez Bryant is giving serious consideration to boycotting the game unless he is signed to a long-term...

New York Giants Should, and Likely Will Be Involved in Evan Mathis Pursuit
June 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After holding out of voluntary Organized Team Activities (OTAs) in light of an ongoing contract dispute, the Philadelphia Eagles decided to part ways with perennial Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis on Thursday. Now, for 31 other teams around the NFL, the chase is on to secure one of the best...