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ESPN’s NFL Nation Predicts: New York Giants Will Finish 9-7 in 2014
April 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The NFL schedule has now been officially released, and with that has come an early series of 2014 predictions. And while the NFL Draft has not yet even taken place, ESPN's NFL Nation recently offered their insight into how the 2014 regular season will shake out. ***VIDEO1*** Beat writers for each team...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: We Have a “Difficult and Challenging Schedule”
April 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Late Wednesday, the NFL officially announced the schedule for all 32 teams. For the New York Giants, it was revealed that they would open up the season on the road against the Detroit Lions and would have five scheduled primetime games to begin -- something subject to early change with...

New York Giants Official 2014 Regular Season Schedule Released
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:20 PM
The regular season schedule for the New York Giants for the 2014 season was officially released on Wednesday night. ***VIDEO1*** The schedule is as follows: Week 1: September 8: at Detroit Lions, Ford Field, Monday Night Football, 7:10 p.m. Week 2: September 14: vs Arizona Cardinals, MetLife Stadium, 1:00 p.m. Week 3: September 21: vs Houston Texans,...

New York Giants Have 4 of the Worst 10 Contracts in the NFC East, So Says Philly.com
April 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
First and foremost, we preface this article by offering the following disclaimer: this subjective topic was covered by Jimmy Kempski of Philly.com, a Philadelphia Eagles beat writer who made no bones about his belief that the Eagles have "no bad contracts." For example, he believes that the $6.9 million owed...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Brandon Boykin Continues Trash Talking: “Who is Walter Thurmond?”
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
On Tuesday, one of the newest additions to the New York Giants defense and secondary Walter Thurmond made a very bold statement when he told the media that he's the best slot corner in the NFL. ***VIDEO1*** Thurmond just came over from the Super Bowl XLVIII winning Seattle Seahawks defense, one that...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III: “I’m Ready to Lead by Example”
April 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Perhaps a bit overshadowed by the addition of cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, hype surrounding Walter Thurmond III -- a former member of the Legion of Doom -- has quieted in recent weeks. And while his role may be poised to focus primarily on the slot corner position, Thurmond III hasn't allowed...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

Jason Avant: Giants Have DeSean Jackson’s Kryptonite in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
April 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When DeSean Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles, the New York Giants breathed a brief sigh of relief. For at least a few moments, the thorn in their side was gone and potentially heading outside of the NFC East. That feeling was fleeting however, as Jackson ultimately signed a...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in Tennessee Titans RB Chris Johnson: Report
April 3rd, 2014 at 7:30 PM
The New York Giants may have signed Rashad Jennings earlier in free agency, but should the Tennessee Titans ultimately release running back Chris Johnson, you can expect the Giants to be among the teams who pursue him, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports 1. ***PHOTO1*** As Garafolo notes, the Giants previously inquired...

New York Giants were Never Seriously Interested in WR DeSean Jackson
April 1st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** As recently as late Monday night, wide receiver DeSean Jackson to the Washington Redskins was reportedly a "done deal." And while nothing official has yet to be announced, one thing remains a certainty: the New York Giants were never interested. Color us not surprised. Despite the unlikely nature of Jackson to...

Should New York Giants Kick the Tires on WR DeSean Jackson?
March 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The very moment the Philadelphia Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson, it was inevitable that fans of all 31 other teams would turn on their gaming systems, put in Madden and sign him to their roster. It was also inevitable that once that was done, the question would be...

Ex-Giant Derrick Ward Goes on Epic Twitter Rant Against NFL, ESPN and Basically Everything Else
March 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Retired New York Giants running back Derrick Ward is no stranger to Twitter rants. In fact, since his retirement, he's routinely gone off on a number of topics including the NFL's assistance for retired players, Warren Sapp and his stance on Michael Strahan, and a number of other odds and...

Eagles, Mark Sanchez Agree to One-Year Deal; New York Giants Had Rumored Interest
March 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It was rather odd to ever see former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez's name tied to the New York Giants, but after his release from the team last week, the Giants' name was tied to the 27-year-old as having possible interest. ***PHOTO1*** That interest never really got that far and in...

New York Giants are ‘Pretty Close to Done’ Signing Veteran Free Agents
March 24th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It's been one of the more active and aggressive starts to the NFL free agency period for the New York Giants in recent time, but then again, that's what happens when you have about 30 or so free agent players, finish below .500 for the first time since 2004 and...

New York Giants Unlikely to Sign Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer; Scared Off from Health Concerns
March 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Justin Tuck left as a free agent to sign a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders, the New York Giants quickly searched around the league for potential replacement options and it had seemed like they might be able to find one on the cheap. ***PHOTO1*** This past Sunday, the...

New York Giants Will Meet with Dallas Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer on Sunday
March 16th, 2014 at 12:10 PM
In addition to cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, the New York Giants will also meet with free agent defensive lineman Anthony Spencer (Dallas Cowboys) on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Once considered a top defensive lineman in the NFC East -- and two-time recipient of the Cowboys' franchise tag -- Spencer's value took a major hit in...

New York Giants Interested in WR Miles Austin, but Only at Minimum Deal
March 13th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The big news for the Dallas Cowboys on Tuesday and Wednesday was the release of superstar DeMarcus Ware and his subsequent signing with the Denver Broncos. But there was a sidebar to their relentless efforts to get under the cap, and that came by way of wide receiver Miles Austin,...

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Admits New York Giants Once Made Him Cry
February 24th, 2014 at 2:30 PM
Few things in life are sweeter for a fan of the New York Giants than looking at the dejected face of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones following a loss. It's a face that's become increasingly common in recent years and something that never seems to get old. But, as Jones...