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New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Starting to Count Chickens; Expects Victor Cruz Back for Week 1
May 4th, 2015 at 4:46 PM
In his pre-Draft press conference last month, New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese said the team could not count their chicken with Victor Cruz and would address the wide receiver position with that in mind come the NFL Draft. And they did, selecting Connecticut wide receiver Geremy Davis in...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. One of Four Finalists for Madden NFL 16 Cover
May 4th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is a semifinalist to grace the cover of the Madden NFL 16 video game set to be released by EA Sports on August 25th. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham Jr. will be battling it out with New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick...

Experience at a Young Age Sold New York Giants on Florida State OL Bobby Hart
May 3rd, 2015 at 12:00 PM
In the seventh-round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants wrapped up their day with the selection of 20-year-old Florida State offensive lineman Bobby Hart. And it wasn't just his massive size (6-5, 329 lbs.) and versatility that sold him to the team -- although they undoubtedly helped...

New York Giants Liken Sixth-Round Pick Geremy Davis to Ex-Eagles WR Jason Avant
May 3rd, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Geremy Davis couldn't have a better group of guys to learn from upon entering the league following the NFL Draft, and he's already drawing some comparisons to fellow receiver Jason Avant. ***PHOTO1*** Davis, who is likely to be used as a special team player in his first...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross on La’el Collins: “We were Going to Pass on That”
May 2nd, 2015 at 8:42 PM
Despite giving a passing thought to potentially drafting a highly-touted player in the later rounds of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants thought better of selecting LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins. ***PHOTO1*** Collins was once projected to be a first-round pick, but the news of him being a "person of...

2015 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Florida State OL Bobby Hart
May 2nd, 2015 at 5:27 PM
With their seventh-round pick (No. 226 overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Florida State offensive lineman Bobby Hart. ***PHOTO1*** At 6-5, 329 lbs., Hart adds yet another monstrous offensive lineman to the team, complimenting first-round pick Ereck Flowers, who checks in at 6-6, 329 lbs. However, unlike...

2015 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Connecticut WR Geremy Davis
May 2nd, 2015 at 3:51 PM
With their sixth-round pick (No. 186 overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Connecticut WR Geremy Davis. ***PHOTO1*** Davis (6-3, 216 lbs.) brings the Giants a unique blend of size and speed. There are some scouts who believe he could add weight and move to tight end, but...

New York Giants Players React to the Addition of OT Ereck Flowers
May 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have a brand new offensive tackle in Ereck Flowers (Miami), and by all accounts, he's violent mauler who adds a much-needed mean streak to Big Blue's offensive line. Needless to say, that hype has excited some of Flowers' new teammates, who took to Twitter on Thursday...

New York Giants View Ereck Flowers as Team’s Eventual “Franchise Left Tackle”
May 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
What a week it's been for former Miami offensive lineman Ereck Flowers. He turned 21-years-old this past Saturday, was the No. 9 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft on Thursday night and has already been informed he will compete for a starting spot along the New York Giants' offensive...

New York Giants’ Ereck Flowers Anxious to Join Team, Work on Improving His All-Around Game
May 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Within 30 minutes of being drafted by the New York Giants in Round 1 of the 2015 NFL Draft, the celebration was already over for Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers. He had hugged his family members, high-fived his friends and allowed the joy of the moment consume him. Then, in the...

New York Giants Believe the “Gigantic” Ereck Flowers Will Add a “Nastiness” to Offensive Line
May 1st, 2015 at 6:55 AM
In the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers -- a man the entire front office has referred to as an "aircraft carrier" with one of the nastiest streaks you'll see in an early-round offensive lineman. In other words, it's...

2015 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Miami OT Ereck Flowers
April 30th, 2015 at 9:03 PM
With their first round pick (No. 9 overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers. ***PHOTO1*** With Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (Oakland Raiders) and offensive lineman Brandon Scherff (Washington Redskins) already off the board, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. were faced with...

New York Giants Place OL Troy Kropog on Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform List
April 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
We're not even two weeks into the voluntary offseason workout program and already the New York Giants, who have led the NFL in injuries over the previous two seasons, are down a player as Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports the team has placed offensive lineman Troy Kropog on...

New York Giants Targeting Stanford OT Andrus Peat: Report
April 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With the 2015 NFL Draft now only a little more than 24 hours away, rumors have begun to fly at a rapid rate. There have been some reports that suggest the New York Giants will draft Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota if he falls and others that suggest Big Blue and...

New York Giants Waive Running Back Michael Cox
April 27th, 2015 at 2:18 PM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that they have waived running back Michael Cox, the team's seventh-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** As a rookie in 2013, Cox appeared in 14 games for the Giants, leading the team with 20 kick returns for 436 yards. He added 22 carries...

Spike Lee’s “The Greatest Catch Ever” Chronicling David Tyree: Watch Full Short Film
April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Over the weekend, we shared news that Spike Lee had created a documentary/short film entitled "The Greatest Catch Ever," which chronicled David Tyree's helmet catch in a Super Bowl XLII victory over the New England Patriots. It included interviews and insight from several current and former members of the New...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz “Pleased” with Rehab; on Schedule to Return for Camp
April 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz had a rough season in 2014 thanks to injuries, but the 28-year-old is on the comeback trail and ready to make an impact in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz dealt with multiple injuries last season -- first he had to overcome a toe injury that forced him...

New York Giants and Eli Manning Still not Discussing Contract Extension
April 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
If you're looking for some news of progress between the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning in contract extension talks, the two-time Super Bowl MVP had none on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Manning attended the March of Dimes' March for Babies event and admitted that nothing has been discussed: "Nothing has been brought up,"...

New York Giants’ Weston Richburg Talks About Move to Center, How He Can Improve in 2015
April 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Weston Richburg is lined up to be the starting center for the New York Giants this season, but the 23-year-old isn't exactly ready to claim himself as such yet. ***PHOTO1*** Richburg spent last season at left guard, even though he played center in college for Colorado State. Richburg's play was mostly solid...

New York Giants a “Team to Watch” If QB Marcus Mariota Free Falls: Report
April 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There are many potential destinations for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota both inside and outside of the Top 10, but the New York Giants? With Eli Manning at the helm and many years of his NFL career still remaining, and the heavily invested in Ryan Nassib backing him up, it certainly...