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New York Giants’ Xavier Grimble, Trindon Holliday Each Dealing with New Injuries
July 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game nears, the New York Giants have been relatively lucky on the injury front. Their major loss came earlier this offseason when linebacker Jon Beason fractured his foot, while rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has also missed some time with a hamstring...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin “More than a Little” Disappointed with Odell Beckham Jr. Injury
July 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was not pleased when rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. "tweaked" his hamstring early in Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and was forced to miss time. Now that the talented LSU product is missing training camp practices, Coughlin's patience is all but gone as...

New York Giants Should not Rush Odell Beckham Jr. Back from Hamstring Injury
July 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Over the previous two practices, it has been widely noted that New York Giants rookie first-round pick Odell Beckham Jr. has not been a participant due to a festering hamstring injury that has been bothering him since Organized Team Activities (OTAs). ***VIDEO1*** While many Giants fan were quick to point out that...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: So Far, So Good for David Wilson
July 26th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue gets a much-needed off day on Saturday -- an escape from the head and Tom Coughlin's wrath -- so allow us to help you pass some time with the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** So Far So Good for Giants’...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Growing Impatient with Odell Beckham Jr. as He Continues to Miss Practice
July 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants took the field for their third practice of training camp on Thursday, rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was not among them. Rather, with shells on and helmet in hand, Beckham Jr. stood on the sideline and soaked in practice as a spectator. Again. ***VIDEO1*** For the...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Suffered “Tweaked” Hamstring; Team Unsure When He Can Return
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Stop us if you've heard this before: New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has tweaked his hamstring and the team is unsure just how long he'll be out. ***VIDEO1*** You'd think we're simply repeating an early June headline, but that is not at all the case. General Manager Jerry Reese...

New York Giants Sign OG John Sullen; Waive WR Kris Adams After Failed Physical
July 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants officially reported to training camp on Monday, and with their return came multiple roster moves. The biggest announcement of the day was that long-time guard, Chris Snee, had decided to retire from the NFL after 10 years in the league. In order to replace him on...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Wins “Party Like a Sports Star” Award at Kids’ Choice Sports Awards
July 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Nickelodeon held their first ever Kids' Choice Sports Awards this past Thursday, which was hosted by retired New York Giants defensive end and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Michael Strahan. Among those who had been nominated for awards was wide receiver Victor Cruz, who was up for the "Party Like...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Wide Receivers
July 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Honored” to Be Named the 41st All-Time Greatest Louisiana Athlete
July 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier this week, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was named to the The Times-Picayune's All-Time Top 51 Athletes from Louisiana list, ranking No. 41 overall. He joined former Giants kicker Morten Anderson on the list and wasn't quick to dismiss the honor. Rather, Manning, who was speaking from the...

Eli Manning “Excited” to Work with Odell Beckham; Expects Rookie to Have “Some Big Games”
July 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning said he would attempt to hold some private workouts with his receivers prior to the start of training camp, and this past Thursday he was able to do exactly that as rookie first-round pick, Odell Beckham Jr., showed up at the Manning Passing Academy...

New York Giants: Odell Beckham Jr. Working with Eli Manning During Manning Passing Academy
July 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning said at the conclusion of mandatory mini-camp that he hoped to have at least one additional private workout with his wide receivers prior to the start of training camp, and he's done exactly that down in Louisiana during the 19th annual Manning Passing Academy. ***PHOTO1*** "We...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. on 2014 Goals: We’re Looking to Make a Run at the Championship
July 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may be one of the newest members of the New York Giants, but it hasn't taken him long to buy into their program or their way of doing business. And after his very first offseason workout program, which concluded in mid-June, the former LSU...

Thursday Morning Storylines: Ben Roethlisberger Poised for Bigger Year than Eli Manning?
July 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants fans! We're now inside of three weeks until the start of training camp and less than a month away from Big Blue taking on the Buffalo Bills in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. In an effort to help pass some time, we offer...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: New Offense Has a Chance to Be “Something Special”
July 1st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As we inch closer and closer to the start of NFL training camps, excitement surrounding the New York Giants' new-look offense continues to build. Throughout the offseason training program, players have raved about its potential and the sort of freedom it allows. But wide receiver Victor Cruz took that a...

New York Giants’ Mario Manningham Had Knee Scoped in January; Vows to Be Back for Camp
June 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
18 months removed from his ACL and PCL surgery, New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham remains on the sideline. He missed the entirety of the team's offseason workout program, but following the conclusion of mandatory mini-camp, Super Mario revealed that his placement on the stationary bike had little to...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo on 2013 Turnover Issues: “It Will Be Fixed” Here in 2014
June 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants led the NFL with 44 giveaways in 2013, ending the season with a -15 turnover differential, which was also second-to-last in the league. It was an issue that began on their very first offensive play of the season (an interception to DeMarcus Ware) and a problem...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Realistic Expectations for Odell Beckham Jr.?
June 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans and welcome to the weekend! We're one more days closer to the start of training camp, and in order to help you pass some time, we offer you the following headlines to enjoy over your first weekend coffee. ***VIDEO1*** New York Giants Expect Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Phil Simms Believes Giants O-Line is X-Factor
June 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The weekend is nearly upon us and that also means we're one step closer to the start of NFL training camps. In the mean time, why not enjoy these headlines over your morning coffee? ***VIDEO1*** Phil Simms: Giants' O-Line Will be the X-Factor Here are a few...

New York Giants Rookies Learning Valuable Life Lessons at NFL Rookie Symposium
June 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
If Tom Coughlin's post-minicamp message wasn't loud and clear enough for them, all New York Giants rookies received a little taste of reality at the NFL's Rookie Symposium, which is being conducted this week. And while a trip to Canton to visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame was all...