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New York Giants’ Rueben Randle, Adrien Robinson Among 5 NFL Players Ready for Bigger Roles
April 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As the New York Giants head into the 2014 season, they do so will a vast array of news names -- a list that will only grow following the 2014 NFL Draft. However, it's two mainstays on the offensive side of the ball that Marc Sessler of NFL Network feels...

Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

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’ 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...

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 in Attendance for Texas A&M WR Mike Evans’ Pro Day on Thursday
March 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With more than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are starting to scout some of the players that could be on their radar with their 12th overall pick in the first round. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, they were in attendance for North Carolina tight end Eric...

New York Giants Likely to Focus on Offense During 2014 NFL Draft
March 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants were one of the most active teams over the last two weeks during free agency and they addressed holes on the team they felt needed to get answered. ***PHOTO1*** With the team "pretty much done" adding veteran free agents, they will now turn their attentions over to the...

Do the New York Giants ‘Need’ to Add Another Wide Receiver?
March 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the NFL Draft soon approaching, most teams will be finalizing their free agent decisions within the next few weeks. The New York Giants have been busy this offseason, adding depth at numerous positions where starters were lost or where holes were already present. One position in dire need of...

Former New York Giants WR Louis Murphy to Visit Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday
March 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After spending two days down in the Sunshine State visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, former New York Giants wide receiver Louis Murphy is making his next stop on his free agency tour. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network tweeted that Murphy will head north following his two day visit with the...

Former New York Giants WR Louis Murphy Visits Tampa Bay Buccaneers
March 18th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
It never really worked out well for Louis Murphy with the New York Giants in 2013 when he was brought in on a one-year deal. And with Mario Manningham's return to the team, his services with the Giants will likely not be needed. On Tuesday, Murphy traveled down to Florida, an...

Like Many Ex-New York Giants, WR Mario Manningham Acknowledged His Desire to Return
March 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the New York Giants officially announced the return of wide receiver Mario Manningham, who has spent the past two seasons as a member of the San Francisco 49ers. And, like many other former Giants, Manningham wasn't afraid to admit that he yearned to return “I’m happy to be...

Mario Manningham, New York Giants Agree to Terms on a One-Year Deal
March 18th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Last year, Brandon Jacobs proved that you can, in fact, come home after a year away. And now, wide receiver Mario Manningham is coming home after two years gone. On Tuesday morning, the New York Giants and the wide receiver that is considered to be one of the heroes from Super...

New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks to Visit Colts on Friday; 49ers Also Interested: Report
March 14th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the news on Thursday of the Carolina Panthers releasing long-time wide receiver and veteran Steve Smith, it had looked like the stars were aligning for Hakeem Nicks to return home to North Carolina and sign with the Panthers. At one point during the day, Nicks' own father posted a...

Hakeem Nicks Disputes Report, Wants Long-Term Deal & Names Several Teams — None are Giants
March 9th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Earlier this weekend, a report surfaced that suggested wide receiver Hakeem Nicks would be willing to settle for a one-year contract to prove his worth. That is, apparently, not the case as Nicks told ESPN Bureau reporter Josina Anderson that he wants a long-term deal with a team that views...

Hakeem Nicks Willing to Accept One-Year Deal; Open to Returning to New York Giants
March 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Heading into free agency, the thought was that wide receiver Hakeem Nicks would be seeking a long-term, big-money deal -- a deal that would ultimately price him out of the New York Giants' range. But, as the "legal tampering" period got underway on Saturday, an ESPN report broke suggesting that...

Darnell Dockett Claims Giants WR Hakeem Nicks, Other Free Agents Will Join Arizona Cardinals
March 7th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
In 2013, one of the bigger surprise teams to make a major impact in the NFC was the Arizona Cardinals, who went from a 5-11 record in 2012 and improved to 10-6 and fell one game short of making the playoffs. With a top ranked defense, an innovative head coach in...