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St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Doesn’t Believe Odell Beckham Jr. Has Any Weaknesses
December 17th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
The St. Louis Rams were high on LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. going into the 2014 NFL Draft, but he ultimately landed with the New York Giants. Now, as the two prepare to play each other on Sunday afternoon, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher recalls why he and the...

Heisman Trophy Winner Marcus Mariota Tweaks Giants, Jets in David Letterman Appearance
December 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
This past weekend, Oregon quarterback and potential first round NFL draft pick Marcus Mariota won the Heisman Trophy for his outstanding season thus far in college, one that he's hoping will end in a national championship in January. ***VIDEO1*** While celebrating his major accomplishment, the Oregon quarterback, Mariota appeared on "The Late...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 16
December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Week 15 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and with only two weeks remaining, there is still no clear cut "best team" in the league. However, several teams -- like the Buffalo Bills -- have made a late surge with big wins over quality teams....

New York Jets’ Rex Ryan: Giants’ Tom Coughlin is a First-Ballot Hall of Famer
December 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While the reports say that there is a 99.9 percent chance Tom Coughlin will return as the head coach of the New York Giants, that is not the case for New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan, in the midst of a 3-11 season, his worst since taking over the...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’ll Lose Sleep Over Muffed Punt, Dropped Pass
December 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In 10 games this season, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has not done much wrong. But despite an impressive 12-catch, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday, the rookie did make a few mistakes. And while speaking after the game, Beckham Jr....

Washington Redskins Cornerbacks Downplay Odell Beckham Jr. After He Embarrassed Them
December 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After each impressive performance this season, opponents have come out and openly praised New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Even Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, who offers kudos to few, has raved about how talented the youngster is. But following a 24-13 loss to the Giants on...

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Three Touchdowns Lead New York Giants to 24-13 Win Over Redskins
December 14th, 2014 at 4:40 PM
On Sunday afternoon, it was the Odell Beckham Jr. show for the New York Giants as his three touchdown scores lead them to their second straight win and fifth of the season, as they knocked off the Washington Redskins 24-13. ***PHOTO1*** After a Kai Forbath 35-yard field goal put the Redskins up...

Washington Redskins @ New York Giants: Week 15 Gameday
December 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Week 15 Dec. 14th, 2014 Washington Redskins New York Giants Game Details Time: 1:00 PM EDT Stadium: MetLife Stadium (East Rutherford, NJ) Broadcast: FOX Game Conditions Weather: Sunny Temperature: 41°F – 44°F Wind: NW 8-10 MPH Key Injuries O - Brandon Meriweather O - Keenan Robinson O - Roy Helu Q - DeSean Jackson Q - Colt McCoy Q - Jason Hatcher O - Jacquian Williams O - James Brewer P...

Former New York Giants QB Jared Lorenzen Offers to Play for Arizona Cardinals
December 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's been a few years since we've seen the "Hefty Lefty" and the "Pillsbury Throw Boy" but, apparently, former New York Giants backup quarterback Jared Lorenzen is offering his services at quarterback to one particular NFL team: the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Cardinals who were victorious over the St. Louis Rams 12-6...

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins: Week 15 Preview
December 13th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (4-9) will host the Washington Redskins (3-10) at MetLife Stadium in their second and final meeting of the 2014 season. The first meeting, of course, being dominated by Big Blue to the tune of 45-14 -- something they will hope to duplicate here in...

New York Giants’ Damontre Moore Fined 10K for Hit on Tennessee Titans QB Zach Mettenberger
December 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants made a few big mistakes that cost them points on the scoreboard last Sunday and against the Tennessee Titans, and it appears that one Giant will be paying for a mistake he made right out of his wallet. ***PHOTO1*** After Zach Mettenberger threw an interception to Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie,...

Colt McCoy Cleared to Play, Start for Washington Redskins on Sunday Vs. New York Giants
December 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The availability for current Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy was unsure heading into Friday as he was recovering from a neck injury suffered in the team's previous defeat to the St. Louis Rams. ***PHOTO1*** However his neck is looking like it's fine, as McCoy was cleared by doctors on Friday for Sunday's...

Washington Redskins’ Brandon Meriweather, Keenan Robinson & Roy Helu Out Vs. Giants
December 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The Washington Redskins released their Week 15 injury report on Friday and have officially ruled out safety Brandon Meriweather (toe), linebacker Keenan Robinson (knee) and running back Roy Helu (toe). ***PHOTO1*** In addition to missing those three -- two of whom are starters -- the Redskins may also be without wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Motivated by Fellow Rookie Class
December 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants first-round pick Odell Beckham Jr. has been nothing short of spectacular this season and he aims to be even better. If one were to take a peek into the rookie’s locker, he or she would discover a stat sheet of the Top 10 rookie receivers this season. ***PHOTO1*** The...

80th Anniversary of Sneakers Game: New York Giants Defeat Chicago Bears for NFL Title
December 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In the spirit of "Flashback Friday," we here at Giants 101 would like to take this time to commemorate the 1934 New York Giants who wrote themselves into NFL history by not only defeating the undefeated Chicago Bears that year in the NFL Championship, but for choosing to wear a...

Washington Redskins’ Jay Gruden on Odell Beckham Jr.: He’s One of the League’s Best
December 11th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Unless you've been living under a rock, everyone is starting to discover just how talented Odell Beckham Jr. is for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** While the average fan knows him as "the guy who made that amazing catch" three weeks ago against the Dallas Cowboys, Giants fans have watched a talented...

Washington Redskins’ Colt McCoy Expects to Start Vs. New York Giants If Healthy
December 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In the Washington Redskins' 24-0 shutout loss to the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, starting quarterback Colt McCoy suffered a neck injury after taking a beating from the Rams defense, who sacked McCoy a total of six times. McCoy told reporters earlier in the week that he wasn't sure what...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Back Injury & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 10th, 2014 at 11:10 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very serious and to-the-point kind of mood on Wednesday, offering praise for the "outstanding" Washington Redskins before moving on to what usually dominates his Wednesday pressers: injuries. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report included the following players: quarterback Eli Manning...

Redskins Could Start Robert Griffin III Vs. Giants If Colt McCoy’s Neck Isn’t Better
December 9th, 2014 at 12:15 PM
Robert Griffin III's fall from grace has been well documented. He went from team savior in 2012 to being benched in 2014 and looking like he could be shown the door if management decides to side with head coach Jay Gruden. ***PHOTO1*** In fact, Griffin's fall has been so bad, some saw...

New York Giants Snap 7-Game Skid with 36-7 Win Over Tennessee Titans
December 7th, 2014 at 4:05 PM
The New York Giants (4-9) headed down to Nashville on Sunday looking to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Tennessee Titans (2-11), who were on a six-game losing streak of their own. Ultimately, someone had to win and for the first time since October 5th, it was the New...