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New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: Double Coverage, Safety Help from Defenses “Not Going to Work”
May 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is never afraid to say what's on his mind no matter how controversial it may be. In fact, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick has already labeled Beckham Jr. the worst trash talker in the league for that exact reason. ***PHOTO1*** But that doesn't mean...

Three New York Giants Listed Among “Top 10 All-Time NFL Players from Service Academies”
May 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Having just honored all of our fallen heroes on Memorial Day -- as well as paying respect to those who still risk their lives while serving our country -- it seems appropriate that NFL Network takes a look back at some of the very best players to ever come from...

New York Giants, Cincinnati Bengals Will Hold Joint Practices Prior to Preseason Game on August 14th
May 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants will open their preseason on Friday, August 14th at Paul Brown Stadium against the Cincinnati Bengals. However, that won't be the first time Big Blue sees the Bengals on the field this summer, as Cincinnati has officially announced the two teams will hold a handful of...

ESPN Gives New York Giants a Grade of C+ for Their Offseason Roster Building
May 24th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants did not exactly light up the world via free agency and the 2015 NFL Draft, but for a team relying on a lot of previously injured players to return and contribute, they still managed to find quite a few gems to come in and help fill...

Tom Brady’s ‘DeflateGate’ Appeal Will Have Impact on New York Giants, NFC East
May 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
By now you would have to be living under a rock to have not heard about the New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” incident and the penalties levied upon them. While the fines and loss of draft picks may be of no concern to New York Giants fans, the imposed four-game suspension...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Graded Out as League’s Worst Quarterback Under Pressure
May 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is at his weakest when there's relentless pressure in his face. And the 2011 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers aside, he has not fared particularly well in pocket-collapsing situations. ***PHOTO1*** Two seasons ago, back in 2013, Manning was actually...

ESPN Ranks New York Giants Uniforms No. 12 in NFL, Calls Their Gray Pants “Too Drab”
May 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
You know it's a boring part of the offseason when people start ranking NFL uniforms, but that's exactly where we are today. And on Thursday, ESPN released their yearly uniform rankings via Uni Watch, which had the New York Giants improving three spots from a year ago to No. 12...

New York Giants’ John Mara Continues His Support of Roger Goodell Following DeflateGate Decisions
May 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara, who also heads the NFL’s Competition Committee, has never been one to criticize NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and that's not going to change now. In the aftermath of the New England Patriots' DeflateGate scandal, which included the loss of multiple draft picks, a $1...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Eli Manning as No. 9 QB in NFL; Tony Romo No. 6
May 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's that time of year again where nothing else is really going on so the rankings systems are out in full force. On Tuesday, we saw the New York Giants receiving unit ranked in the Top 5 of the league, which was then followed up by additional NFL Network rankings...

New York Giants Among Teams That Voted in Favor of PAT Change; Josh Brown Weighs In
May 20th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
On Tuesday, NFL owners officially voted in favor of a new point after attempt (PAT) system for the 2015 season -- just the 2015 season for now. As part of the overhaul, extra points will now be snapped from the 15-yard line (making it a 33-yard extra point), while two-point...

NFL Network Lists New York Giants with No. 5 Receiving Unit in the League
May 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Rueben Randle, Dwayne Harris, Preston Parker, Marcus Harris, Geremy Davis and Corey Washington are just some of the names that currently make up the wide receiver unit on the New York Giants' 90-man roster. And although some of these names will have to be trimmed...

New York Giants Never Had a Realistic Shot to Sign La’el Collins: Report
May 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants, along with 31 other teams, were correct to pass on LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins in the 2015 NFL Draft. And however unfair that may appear to be on the surface -- especially now that we know he's not considered a suspect in the murder of...

Mykkele Thompson’s Former Coach Believes New York Giants Safety Can Cover NFL’s Elite
May 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Can New York Giants rookie safety Mykkele Thompson come in and immediately compete with the NFL's elite? Can he cover superstar tight ends like Rob Gronkowski and Jason Witten? Can he come down into the box and stop a running back like Marshawn Lynch? His former college position coach, Chris...

Jon Stewart Used New York Giants, Eli Manning to Mock Tom Brady: Video
May 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Jon Stewart, famed American comedian and host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, has never been shy about his disdain for all things Boston -- particularly the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady. And while most of his commentary is intentionally comedic and generally exaggerated, he left no...

Is Cheating Worth Winning a Title: New York Giants Running Backs Debate
May 14th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New England Patriots cheated. They have cheated multiple times. And they've been caught multiple times. But despite their long history of bending (or in some cases, flat out breaking) the rules, the Patriots have never had their Super Bowl victories -- including their Super Bowl XLIX victory over the...

Is New York Giants WR Geremy Davis the Next Jason Avant or David Tyree?
May 14th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
There have been a lot of comparisons between Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Jason Avant and New York Giants sixth-round pick Geremy Davis since the conclusion of the 2015 NFL Draft, and while being an Avant-like receiver in the NFL is far from a bad thing, might Davis turn out...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Doesn’t Believe in the ‘Madden Curse’
May 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
What once began as little more than a joke in 1999 -- when San Francisco 49ers running back Garrison Hearst graced the cover of Madden only to then suffer a broken ankle -- has morphed into one of the more well-known video game/football superstitions on the planet. The alleged 'Madden...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Grace the Cover of Madden 16
May 13th, 2015 at 6:51 PM
Madden curse be darned! New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has officially beaten out New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and will grace the cover of Madden 16, which is scheduled to be released on August 25th. ***PHOTO1*** "I don't really believe in curses at all," Beckham Jr. said....

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr., Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski to Battle It Out for Madden 16 Cover
May 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Later this evening, the Madden 16 cover will be revealed and it all boils down to two players: New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. ***PHOTO1*** Both Beckham Jr. and Gronk advanced from the semifinal field of four players, which also included Arizona...

Current, Former New York Giants Players React to Four-Game Suspension of Patriots’ Tom Brady
May 12th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The NFL officially handed down their punishment on Monday, suspending New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady four-games for his "more probable than not" involvement in DeflateGate. And while the suspension is still subject to appeal, the decision was met with a lot of criticism across the league for a variety...