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New York Giants Have not Yet Inquired About Reggie Bush: Report
March 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants are looking for a quality change-of-pace running back to compliment both Rashad Jennings and Andre Williams in 2015, and earlier this week it appeared as if the ideal candidate hit the open market when the Detroit Lions released Reggie Bush. But as of the weekend, Big...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Running Back, Reggie Bush
February 26th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants are said to be in the hunt for a change-of-pace running back to compliment Rashad Jennings and Andre Williams in 2015, and their ideal candidate may have just hit the open market. ***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Lions announced on Wednesday that they had released veteran running back Reggie Bush...

New York Giants Release RB Peyton Hillis
February 25th, 2015 at 10:15 AM
Less than 24 hours after they announced the release of veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka, the New York Giants continued their house cleaning and cap savings by also announcing the release of running back Peyton Hillis. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who was originally drafted in the seventh-round of the 2008 NFL Draft by the...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Running Back, Jacquizz Rodgers
February 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have several pressing needs heading into free agency and the NFL Draft, including along their offensive line, defensive line, at linebacker and safety. Despite that, the team is still expected to pursue a true change-of-pace running back to help compliment Rashad Jennings and Andre Williams next...

New York Giants Waive RB David Wilson, Save $1.3 Million in Cap Space
February 11th, 2015 at 4:42 PM
In a move that should come as no surprise to many, the New York Giants formally cut ties with their now former running back. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Giants officially waived running back David Wilson; a move that will give the Giants $1.3 million in salary cap space for the 2015 season....

Henry Hynoski Says New York Giants Must Find Identity, Become More Consistent in 2015
January 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Much like the 2013 season, the 2014 season has left a bad taste in the mouth of the New York Giants -- and rightfully so. Big Blue finished the season with a record of 6-10 -- their worst finish since 2004 -- which represented their second consecutive losing season. But...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Out Vs. Eagles; Andre Williams Questionable
December 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 17 injury report on Friday and have officially ruled out linebacker Devon Kennard (toe) for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** Kennard was a new addition injury report this week after a string of solid performances in recent games, but failed to participate...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Rams; Jameel McClain Probable
December 19th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 16 injury report on Friday, and as expected, the team has ruled running back Rashad Jennings (ankle) out against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** "I've been fighting them to let me play anyway, and now with this happening," Jennings told ESPN earlier...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings May not Be Ready for Full Workload After All: Report
December 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While being healthy enough to be on the field during a Week 14 game against the Tennessee Titans, New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings only played in a limited role while rookie running back Andre Williams handled most of the carries, grabbing the ball 27 times for 131 yards...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Expected to See More Playing Time Vs. Washington Redskins
December 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings took a backseat last Sunday to Andre Williams who ran away with the game en route to a career day. Williams rushed for a career-high 131 yards, 50 of which resulted in a touchdown on his longest carry of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Already Rewriting League, Franchise Record Books
December 8th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants exited the tunnels on Sunday morning for their warmups prior to kickoff against the Tennessee Titans, field level seating had already begun to fill up, particularly near the endzones and along the sidelines. So, what was the attraction bringing hardcore tailgaters into the stadium early?...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Travels to Tennessee; Will Be a Game-Time Decision
December 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants boarded their plane to Tennessee on Saturday afternoon, running back Rashad Jennings was with them. That's significant because Jennings, who is officially listed as questionable with an ankle sprain, has not traveled with the team this year when he wasn't going to play. ***PHOTO1*** Still, despite traveling,...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo Hints RB Orleans Darkwa Could See Larger Role Vs. Tennessee Titans
December 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When you’re 3-9 in just about any sport, there isn’t much reason to smile. Yet New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo not only smirked, but taunted reporters and fans by suggesting they “stay tuned,” in regards to a player few if any would’ve guessed. ***PHOTO1*** After spraining his ankle and sitting...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Misses Practice Wednesday & Thursday; Expects to Play Sunday
December 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings has missed a good portion of the season due to injury, but in Big Blue's most recent loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars, they had significant success in the first half and that success was heavily attributed to the play of Jennings. In the...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings at a Loss for Words Following 25-24 Defeat at Hands of Jaguars
December 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Coming into Sunday, the New York Giants were hoping to end their six-game losing streak against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Unfortunately, the Giants allowed the 1-10 Jaguars to stick around and, eventually, let the game slip away from them. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue was only able scored three points in the second half after...

New York Giants Must Rely on Rashad Jennings in Order to Beat Dallas Cowboys
November 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
One of the few positives that New York Giants fans are taking out of the 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday was that running back Rashad Jennings had recovered from his injury and played a full game without any problems. Now that he's okay, the Giants, in...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Final Drive Blunders: We Should Have Run the Ball
November 17th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With time ticking off the clock, Odell Beckham Jr. made one an incredible catch on the sidelines to set up a first and goal at the four-yard line and what many would thought would be the moment where the New York Giants took the lead and possibly, got a win...

Giants Place Peyton Hillis on Season-Ending IR; Sign Justin Anderson from Practice Squad
November 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Saturday that they have placed running back Peyton Hillis (concussion) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) and signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad to the 53-man roster. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who suffered a concussion in a 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Week 10, was...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: We Must Run and Stop the Run; It’s That Simple
November 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has had a lot to talk about as his team prepares to take on the San Francisco 49ers. A lot of this particular talk has had to deal with the nagging injury issues the team has dealt with over the course of this...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Will not Carry “Full Load” Vs. San Francisco 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have been without running back Rashad Jennings since he sprained his MCL in a Week 5 victory over the Atlanta Falcons, and to say their running game has suffered in his absence would be an understatement. But the team will receive a welcomed boost on Sunday...