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New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Been Working with Odell Beckham Jr. One-On-One
September 30th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have yet to have Odell Beckham Jr. on the field for a regular season game, but the speedy rookie is getting closer and closer to his first game while trying to get over a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** While the team anticipates the return/debut of their 2014 first-round pick...

Eli Manning on Geno Smith’s F-Bomb: If They’re Yelling at You, You Probably Deserve It
September 29th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sunday was not the most memorable moment in Geno Smith's short career in New York and as starting quarterback for the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** In a game marred with mistakes, turnovers and bad decisions, Smith's Jets dropped their third straight game in as many weeks as they lost to the Detroit...

Emergence of Larry Donnell is Opening up Options for New York Giants Offense
September 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
For most fans, the most satisfying thing coming out of the New York Giants' victory over the Washington Redskins Thursday night was the emergence of tight end Larry Donnell. ***PHOTO1*** If anyone had any lingering reservations about Donnell's potential, it was probably because they hadn't seen enough of him in his three-year...

As First Quarter of NFL Season Comes to a Close, Eli Manning is Leading Giants Resurgence
September 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Believe it or not, the first quarter of the 2014 New York Giants NFL season is already over. To most, it feels like it’s just begun. To a certain breed however, every ping, every hit, every verbal barb, and every loss has been felt. It counts. ***PHOTO1*** Without making an outright full...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Eli Manning Running for a TD is Like Seeing a UFO or Unicorn
September 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning high-stepped into the endzone from one-yard out on Thursday night against the Washington Redskins, it was only fifth time in his 11-year NFL career that he scored a touchdown on the ground. In fact, it's such a rarity that wide receiver Victor Cruz...

New York Giants Offense Continues to Improve; Preseason Weakness Becoming a Strength
September 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants offense has continued to improve every week since the start of the season. But it wasn't too long ago that the Giants were being blown out on Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions. It also wasn’t too long ago that Giants fans were blaming quarterback...

New York Giants not Happy Over Rueben Randle Touchdown Turned Interception
September 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle had the ball secure, two feet were down and he turned upfield for the touchdown. At least that's how it appeared to nearly everyone watching. But as Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather made the hit and dislodged the ball that had already crossed...

Following Huge Win, New York Giants QB Eli Manning Takes a Moment to Honor Derek Jeter
September 26th, 2014 at 7:55 AM
As New York Yankees short stop Derek Jeter came to the plate in the bottom of the 9th inning -- his final game in the Bronx prior to retirement -- it seemed almost inevitable that it would end with a walkoff. And when it did, all anyone could do is...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 3
September 24th, 2014 at 11:00 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 by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 3
September 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 17.26 Points Last Week: 15.58 Points For the first time this...

Reports of Eli Manning and Jason Pierre-Paul’s Demise were Greatly Exaggerated
September 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The criticism facing New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning from the start of the offseason, through the preseason and then following a Week 1 loss to the Detroit Lions was smothering. It was enough for us at Giants 101 to dub 2014 "The Year of Eli Bashing" -- and precious...

Tiki Barber: Don’t Panic; New York Giants Offense Will Click Sooner than Later
September 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In a familiar situation where many New York Giants fans would turn their heads away, former Giants running back and all-time franchise rushing leader, Tiki Barber, has expressed his high hopes for his former team amidst their early struggles this season. Barber addressed his stance on CBS Radio, where he...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Adrian Peterson Scandal: Just Go Home and Hug Your Children
September 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Last week, the news came out that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had potential child abuse charges in Texas after as a result of disciplining his four-year-old son with a switch. ***PHOTO1*** Since then, other child abuse charges from another mother of Peterson's children have come out and it's started the...

Despite Improvements, New York Giants Offense Still Needs Some Work
September 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Let's get to numbers right off the bat here. In the first two games of the season, the New York Giants have combined for 134 rushing yards, which amounts to 67 rushing yards per game. That rushing total ranks the Giants at 29th in the NFL. As the rushing attack...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 2
September 17th, 2014 at 9:00 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 by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 2
September 17th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 15.58 Points Last Week: 6.52 Points A lot of credit has...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Receivers: “Catch the Ball; That’s What You’re Paid For”
September 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 0-2 New York Giants have no shortage of reasons as to why they've struggled to such a great degree to start the season. You could point to the turnover on the offensive coaching staff, Ben McAdoo's new West Coast-style offense, the seemingly endless new faces on both sides of...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: Eli Manning is the “Perfect Fit for This Offense”
September 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Questions about the new-look New York Giants offense have already been raised. And questions will continue to be raised until the offense begins to work. So far (and rightfully so), offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo stands by the system, and cannot imagine having another quarterback leading the way for the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** "[Manning]...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 1
September 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"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...