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Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

Ex-Giants Offensive Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels It’s “Ludicrous” to Say Eli Manning is Declining
April 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Over the past several days, the big topic of conversation around New York has been quarterback Eli Manning, his ankle surgery and a report that would seem to suggest the New York Giants are concerned about a sudden and rapid decline. However, while speaking with Pro Football Talk on Monday,...

Quarterbacks Josh Freeman, Matt Flynn Will Visit New York Giants on Tuesday
April 14th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Late last week it was reported that free agent quarterback Josh Freeman could, possibly, meet with the New York Giants. Shortly after that report came out, it was also indicated that fellow free agent quarterback Matt Flynn might also meet with the Giants. If and when were never firmly established,...

New York Giants not Extending Eli Manning’s Contract in Fear of a Rapid Decline?
April 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Even prior to Eli Manning's ankle surgery, there was much speculation about whether or not his contract would be extended and, subsequently, why it hadn't been. And despite New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese saying an extension is "on the table" and co-owner John Mara admitting that Eli remains...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested
April 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The weekend has finally arrived and with it comes some relatively interesting news -- primarily surrounding the New York Giants quarterback situation. But we'll dive further into that later today and tomorrow. First, enjoy the following stories over your weekend coffee. Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested Manningham signed a one-year contract less...

New York Giants in Attendance for Penn State WR Allen Robinson’s Pro Day
April 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With less than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are continuing to attend many of the college's pro days to scout and evaluate first hand several of the players they have their eye on for the team. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, members of the Giants...

New York Giants Have Reached Out to Quarterback Matt Flynn: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With Eli Manning needing arthroscopic surgery on the ankle that was injured in the New York Giants 20-6 win over the Washington Redskins, the team is looking at all possible help to add depth and experience to the position. On Friday, it was reported  reported that the team had worked out Josh Freeman,...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

New York Giants’ Jerrel Jernigan One of the NFL’s Top No. 3 Fantasy Wide Receivers in 2014?
April 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Although free agency has not yet ended and the 2014 NFL Draft has not yet arrived, some are already looking ahead to the fantasy football season. As such, Pro Football Focus and Rotoworld recently combined to examine and rank all 2014 No. 3 wide receivers from around the league based...

New York Giants WRs Mario Manningham, Victor Cruz Working with QB Eli Manning at Duke University
April 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning continued an annual tradition this week, working out with some of his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham -- at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. But this time, the Big Blue trio wasn't alone. Rather, several members of the Denver Broncos...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: “I Would Like to Think of Myself as a Brand First”
April 9th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
From the salsa to Chunky Soup to Cruuuuuzzzzzz, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has gone from unknown camp fodder to international superstar faster than a funny car goes from 0 to 60. And despite being a Pro Bowler, a franchise record holder and Super Bowl champion, Cruz tells...

Eli Manning to David Tyree in Super Bowl XLII Named Greatest Play in New York Giants History
April 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Over the last several weeks, Giants.com has been running a bracket competition to determine the "Greatest Play in New York Giants History." On Monday, the voting finally came to an end and a winner has officially been crowned. The winning play, deemed the greatest play in Big Blue history, will...

New York Giants RB Andre Brown to Meet with Houston Texans on Monday
April 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Free agency hasn't been too kind to running back Andre Brown (New York Giants), who has received little interest from around the league despite an early visit with the Oakland Raiders. However, that is poised to change on Monday when the former fourth-round pick (2009) meets with the Houston Texans. With...

Justin Pugh Excited for Changes, Upgrades Made to New York Giants’ Offensive Line
April 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Last year, Justin Pugh was a first-round draft pick of the New York Giants coming out of Syracuse and just looking to win a starting job -- heading into training camp looking to battle David Diehl for the right tackle job. However, a thumb injury to Diehl sidelined him for the...

New Teammates Confident Eli Manning Can Lead New York Giants Back to Prominence
April 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese has taken full control of his portion of the offseason, the focus on what has so far transpired has pulled some of the attention away from quarterback Eli Manning. The franchise signal-caller did have a horrible 2013 season and was much maligned...

Making the Case for Florida State WR Kelvin Benjamin to the New York Giants at No. 12
April 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With a little over a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants set themselves up to add key components in the draft by having a very busy, but very good free agency. ***VIDEO1*** By addressing needs on defense like Dominique Rodgers Cromartie, Walter Thurmond, Jameel McClain and Robert...

New York Giants Sign Former Tennessee Titans WR Travis Harvey
April 4th, 2014 at 3:05 PM
In addition to signing former Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks tight end Kellen Davis, the Giants also signed former Tennessee Titans wide receiver Travis Harvey on Friday, as Giants.com reported. ***PHOTO1*** Harvey was signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Tennessee last year out of Florida A&M, but never made the team...

New York Giants Sign Tight End Kellen Davis to One-Year Deal
April 4th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants have addressed nearly every single team need through free agency with the exception of tight end. On Friday, at least to some small degree, they took a step in correcting that, signing tight end Kellen Davis to a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** Davis, a former fifth-round pick of the...

New York Giants “Counting on” David Wilson to Return in 2014
April 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants running back David Wilson and his health have been a major topic of conversation since the 2013 season ended. The former first-round pick, who was expected to lead the Giants for many years to come, has been hampered with inconsistency and some major health concerns. And following...