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New York Giants’ Brett Jones, a Potential Wildcard for Big Blue, “Enjoying” CFL-to-NFL Transition
May 24th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Offensive lineman Brett Jones is coming off the best year of his young career. Not only was he named the best player at his position, but he is also coming off of a championship season. ***PHOTO1*** No, he didn’t play for the New England Patriots or Ohio State Buckeyes, rather the Calgary...

Replacing Will Beatty: Free Agent Pool Has Water If New York Giants Choose to Dive In
May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are fortunate that Will Beatty’s injury occurred early in the offseason and they now have time to prepare and build chemistry should they desire to bring in a free agent. The team already has more quality and reliability in the depth department on the offensive line...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Will Offensive Approach Change with Loss of Will Beatty?
May 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! After the first "off" day on Giants 101 in about six years, we're back today and looking to help fill the void of football in your life once again. Of course, that's not going to be easy given that we're in a significant NFL...

You’re not Going to Believe What New York Giants WR Victor Cruz is Afraid of: Video
May 22nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has taken to the game of football, as well as the National spotlight that comes with it, like a fish to water. And while the immense pressure and big lights that come with playing in New York don't scare him one bit, there's...

Geoff Schwartz on Loss of Will Beatty: ‘It’s Disappointing, but That’s Why We Drafted Ereck Flowers’
May 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants starting left tackle Will Beatty tore his pectoral muscle on Tuesday, fellow offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz was in the room. He immediately knew the injury was serious and the reality of losing the team's anchor along the offensive lineman set in rapidly. ***PHOTO1*** But in the moments after...

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...

New York Giants Have Multiple In-House, Line Shuffling Options to Band-Aid the Loss of Will Beatty
May 21st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants officially confirmed what we already knew on Thursday: starting left tackle Will Beatty suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights earlier this week and required immediate surgery. He is expected to miss 5-6 months. ***PHOTO1*** Needless to say, Big Blue has a problem on their hands. A...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Clarifies Comments on Player Pay, Says He’s Grateful to NFL
May 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Late last week, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made some comments regarding player pay in the NFL and how it unfairly balances out in comparison to the other three major American sports. The comments immediately sparked some controversy and outrage from fans and media alike -- especially...

New York Giants Lose Will Beatty for Five Months: Here are Some Potential Free Agent Fixes
May 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants received their first bit of truly bad injury-related news on Wednesday, losing starting left tackle Will Beatty for at least five months after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights. It was just another in a very long line of devastating injuries in recent...

Akeem Hunt Playing with Chip on Shoulder; Chose New York Giants Because It “Felt Like Home”
May 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Although he wasn't expected to go in the early rounds, that didn't quell the disappointment for Purdue running back Akeem Hunt after going undrafted in the 2015 NFL Draft. But when one door closes, another usually opens and that's exactly what happened for Hunt. ***PHOTO1*** Almost immediately following the conclusion of the...

New York Giants Left Tackle Will Beatty Tears Pectoral Muscle Lifting Weights, Out 5 Months
May 20th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
The New York Giants are already off to a bad start in the injury department as the team's starting left tackle, Will Beatty, suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights that required immediate surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Beatty is currently in Manhattan at the Hospital for Special Surgery, already undergoing the procedure, and...

Stephen Baker: New York Giants Wide Receivers Will “Eat People Alive” If They Remain Healthy
May 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Do you think a guy aptly nicknamed "The Touchdown Maker" would know a little something about success in the NFL? Well, he did and he still does, so when retired New York Giants wide receiver and long-time fan favorite, Stephen Baker, speaks up, everyone should listen and take what he...

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...

Sorry Ladies, New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. is not Going to Snuggle You: Video
May 19th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. became an overnight sensation after his one-handed catch against the Dallas Cowboys last season, but long before that, he had caught the eye of many female fans. Unfortunately, some of those situations got a bit out of hand for Beckham Jr., who...

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 WR Ben Edwards Getting Another Shot Following Devastating Knee Injury
May 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former University of Richmond wide receiver Ben Edwards is getting a shot with the New York Giants to make his National Football League dream come true. ***PHOTO1*** The 5-foot-10, 197-pound Edwards suffered a torn knee ligament back in November of 2013 -- his senior year -- which ended his chances of having...

Contrary to Popular Belief, New York Giants LT Will Beatty is Quite Valuable to the Team
May 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
There has long been a perception amongst fans of the New York Giants that left tackle Will Beatty, for lack of a better term, "sucks." It's something we see every single time his name is mentioned and, often, even when it's not. But contrary to popular belief, Beatty does not...

Which Undrafted Rookie Free Agents Stand Best Shot at Sticking with New York Giants?
May 18th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In the days following the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants officially signed six undrafted rookie free agents (UDFA). The team then invited some 40+ others to tryout during their rookie minicamp, subsequently signing an additional four, bringing their post-NFL Draft total to 10 undrafted rookies. ***PHOTO1*** The entire haul included...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Ranked No. 13 on Pro Football Focus’ Top 101 of 2014
May 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Late last week, New York Giants defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins was named to Pro Football Focus' "Top 101 of 2014" list, coming in at No. 69 overall. He was the first Giant to make the 2014 list, but we knew he wouldn't be the last. And although we anticipated wide...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: What are Big Blue’s Most Intriguing OTA Storylines?
May 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the final full week prior to the start of Organized Team Activities (OTAs). We expect the signings of both offensive lineman Ereck Flowers and safety Landon Collins this week, and if Big Blue gets a little lucky, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul...