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New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: Time for Us to Stop Making Excuses and Win Football Games
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A week away has seen the New York Giants make some changes and adjust for the second half of the season. The 3-4 New York squad got a bit of a break with the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys both losing in Week 8, with the Cowboys losing a division...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese: Eli Manning Needs to Be More Aggresive Throwing Downfield
October 27th, 2014 at 5:13 PM
Ever since Week 3, Eli Manning has played about as well as anyone could expect for the New York Giants in their newly installed offense; 11 touchdown passes to just one interceptions, a 66.7 completion percentage and a 3-2 record. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the two losses to the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys,...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Rashad Jennings: “He’s not Ready to Go”
October 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants were hopeful that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) would return following the bye week and play against the Indianapolis Colts, but as the team returned to the practice field on Monday, he was not among those participating. ***PHOTO1*** "He's not ready to go," Coughlin said of Jennings, adding...

New York Giants Impressed with Production, Adjustments from Tight Ends
October 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Damaging penalties and miscommunications or missed assignments will almost always lead to losses in the National Football League -- and it’s continuing that way for the New York Giants in 2014. However, underneath all the building frustration outside the organization are some “silver linings,” if you will, on the inside. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Hoping for Rashad Jennings to Return After Bye Week
October 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The bye week in the NFL is a week off for players that are banged up to get the rest they need to recover and get as close to 100 percent as possible. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants hope that the week off will serve running back Rashad Jennings well. Jennings has missed...

NFL Trade Deadline: Teams Calling Buccaneers on WR Vincent Jackson; Will Giants Have Interest?
October 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the trade deadline approaching this week, we've already seen two trades go down in the league; one of which shook the core and foundation of the defending champion Seattle Seahawks when Percy Harvin got dealt to the New York Jets. Another wide receiver in the league could be on...

New York Giants in the Middle of the Pack in Time of Possession
October 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants put an emphasis on running the ball this season to take the pressure off of Eli Manning, and while the running game helps the quarterback, it also has a huge part in keeping the ball out of the hands of the opposition. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants rank 14th in...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 7
October 24th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants to Odell Beckham Jr.: You’re a Veteran, not a Rookie Anymore
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz almost two weeks ago in Philadelphia, it's all but forced rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to go from being eased into the offense and into a much larger role in the offense. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Beckham has answered the call for the Giants; scoring three...

Eli Manning Appears to Have Turnover Issues Under Control for New York Giants
October 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had a tough start to the season, throwing four interceptions in the first two games of the season, but his recent stretch is an indication that he has addressed those issues. ***PHOTO1*** Manning threw a career-high 27 interceptions last season, and fans feared that was carrying...

New York Giants Injury Updates on Rashad Jennings, Geoff Schwartz
October 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
The Giants head in to the bye week buried deep in third place of the NFC East 3-4. Several injuries to key players have, among many other reasons, played a part in the Giants performance already this season. After losing two straight games, both of them division games, some fans...

Detroit Lions Sign Former New York Giants TE Kellen Davis
October 22nd, 2014 at 4:15 PM
Kellen Davis had a chance to crack the New York Giants roster as one of the team's tight ends, maybe even win the starting tight end job, but he ended up getting surpassed by Larry Donnell and Daniel Fells, thus, the Giants decided to part with Davis before the seasons...

New York Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. Filling Void Left by Victor Cruz Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. missed the first four games of his rookie season, but that hasn't stopped him from making an impact for the New York Giants once he was ready to hit the field. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham has 10 catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns in his three games for the Giants....

Geoff Schwartz Expected to Return to Practice for New York Giants Once Bye Week is Over
October 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
For the first eight weeks of the 2014 season, Geoff Schwartz has been on temporary injured reserve with designation to return after suffering a toe injury back in August in the New York Giants preseason win over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz is eligible to come off temporary IR once the...

Tom Coughlin Says Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Has ‘Long Way to Go;’ Uncertain for Game Vs. Colts
October 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Since the start of the regular season, the New York Giants offensive line has been playing one-man down ever since Geoff Schwartz injured his toe in their preseason victory over the New York Jets and was placed on temporary injured reserve with designation for return. ***PHOTO1*** With the timetable being eight weeks...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Eyeing Return After Bye Week Vs. Indianapolis Colts
October 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For the last two weeks, Rashad Jennings has been out for the New York Giants ever since he sprained the MCL in his knee in a victory against the Atlanta Falcons. It's also not a coincidence that ever since Jennings landed on the sidelines with the injury, the Giants offense...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Delivers Strong Message to Players: Get Ready, We’re Going to Make a Run
October 21st, 2014 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has long preached the mantra "talk is cheap, play the game" and asked that his players do the same. But on Monday afternoon, just before the team departed and headed out for their bye week, he had an uncharacteristically strong message for them....

New York Giants’ Will Beatty: Offensive Line Still Searching for an Identity
October 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second week in a row, the New York Giants offensive line continues to be one of the problems as to why the team is not winning football games. ***PHOTO1*** While they were able to keep Eli Manning upright and off his back against the Dallas Cowboys unlike the six sacks...

Mistake-Plagued New York Giants Have Become Their Own Worst Enemy
October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be dealing with another year of significant injuries, but their 3-4 record heading into the bye week cannot be blamed on that. Rather, their four losses can really only be blamed on one thing: themselves. ***PHOTO1*** Through seven weeks of the season, the Giants have seen many...

Dallas Cowboys Paint Over Eli Manning’s Infamous Signature in AT&T Stadium
October 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Everyone knows the story by now: following a 33-31 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on the opening night of what is now called AT&T Stadium, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning signed the locker-room wall with the inscription "Eli Manning, 9-20-09, 33-31, first win at new stadium." ***PHOTO1*** It was a move...