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New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Named an NFL Comeback Player of the Year Candidate
July 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For any New York Giants fan watching on a night where Big Blue was shutout in a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, they saw things go from bad to worse when fan favorite, wide receiver Victor Cruz, went down with a torn patellar tendon that ended his 2014 campaign. ***PHOTO1*** What become...

Rockland Boulders of Can-Am League Offer Contract to New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
July 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
At one time, Bo Jackson was considered the most elite athlete on the planet. He smashed homeruns for the Kansas City Royals during baseball season, while running in touchdowns for the Oakland Raiders during football season. Since his retirement, no athlete has come close to recreating his greatness, but the...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. as No. 1 Breakout Wide Receiver of 2015
June 30th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. broke out during his rookie year, hauling in 91 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns en route to being named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year. But that's just the tip of the iceberg according to NFL Network and former NFL...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Victor Cruz Has Learned to Be Patient
June 30th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! So much for the offseason lull, huh? Leave it to the Giants and Philadelphia Eagles to keep things interesting while the rest of the league is out on vacation. Needless to say, today will be heavy on the Giants/Eagles chatter as there's lots to...

New York Giants Teammates Now Defending Odell Beckham Jr. Amidst Media Onslaught
June 28th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. feels he was misrepresented -- not misquoted, but simply misrepresented by the media after making comments to ESPN about how "frustrated" he had become with his teammates' ribbing over his lingering hamstring issue. ***PHOTO1*** "For me, this is what I love doing, and this...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Fires ’90 MPH’ Strike During Charity Softball Game: Video
June 28th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
From throwing down windmill dunks to setting world records and from incredible trick shots to impressive skills on the pitch, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. seems to have no limitations to his athletic prowess. And on Saturday, prior to a charity softball game benefiting St. Jude Children’s...

New York Giants’ Marcus Harris Dealing with Minor Knee Injury, Underwent Arthroscopy
June 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Prior to the start of the 2014 regular season, New York Giants wide receiver Marcus Harris had begun to make a name for himself. Not only had he performed at a high level throughout the team's Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and into training camp, but he started gaining the trust...

Giants’ Victor Cruz on His Rehab: “It was Either Going to Make Me or Break Me”
June 27th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
October 12th, 2014 will forever be a defining day in the life and career of New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz. Having just suffered a torn patellar tendon in a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, Cruz was faced with not only a grueling surgery, but a long and equally...

Six New York Giants Named Among “Top 150 Fantasy Players for 2015″ by NFL Network
June 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
NFL training camps are still four and a half weeks away and the 2015 regular season is still roughly 70 days away, but already fans are beginning to gear up for fantasy football. And as part of their early research, NFL Network released their list of the "Top 150 Fantasy...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: How Will Teams Handle Odell Beckham Jr.?
June 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! After an unexpectedly busy day in Giants land, things seem to have quieted right down as we enter the weekend. Needless to say, we've all managed to survive the first true football-free week ahead of training camp and only have about four and a...

Madden 16 Gameplay Featuring New York Giants, Odell Beckham Jr.: Video
June 25th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Madden 16 gameplay video is beginning to leak out across the Internet and in one such instance, it featured the New York Giants against the Dallas Cowboys. In particular, the offensive play selection focused on wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and some of the new receiving aspects EA Sports has...

Two New York Giants Named Among Sporting News’ “Top 30 Rookies of All-Time”
June 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Because many believe the 2015 NFL Draft class to be loaded with talented impact rookies, Sporting News decided to take a look back at the history of the NFL to determine the 30 greatest rookies of all-time. And after a few weeks of evaluation and debate, officially released their "Top...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He Has “No Problem” with His Teammates
June 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As he sat out Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp due to a lingering hamstring issue, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. grew admittedly tired of the ribbing being handed out by his teammates. And in an exclusive interview with ESPN earlier this month, acknowledged that the jokes...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Nominated for Two ESPY Awards
June 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
ESPN announced the nominees for the 2015 ESPY Awards on Wednesday, and New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. found his name listed in two categories. No other Giants were nominated for an ESPY. ***PHOTO1*** The first of Beckham Jr.'s two nominations came in the category "Best Breakthrough Athlete." Let's take...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Weston Richburg Coming into His Own at Center
June 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! You've made it through Day 2 of a five-week break from football, so just a few more days and it will become a pattern. A boring pattern, but a pattern nonetheless. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time, continue this pattern: kick back, relax and enjoy the following...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Has First Signature Shoe, the Nike Air Cruz, Leaked: Photo
June 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
During a recent special on shoes and sports, Showtime confirmed that Nike would be releasing a signature series shoe for New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz -- a known shoe buff -- called the Nike Air Cruz. And while the line is not slated for release until later this...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Appear in ESPN the Magazine’s “Body Issue”
June 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The impressive resume continues to build for New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Whether it's winning the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year or being selected as the Madden cover, Beckham Jr. has made non-stop headlines since coming back from injury in Week 4 of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** On...

Spring Concludes for New York Giants: Five Players Who Stood Out During OTAs and Minicamp
June 22nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The Spring has come and the Spring has gone. That means the offseason workout program has reached its conclusion, and that both Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp are a thing of the past. But which members of the New York Giants stood out? Who really opened eyes? And who...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Will Victor Cruz Land on PUP After All?
June 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first of five straight weeks without any kind of football. During this time, we'll likely bring back some old classics like "Writers' Roundtable" and "Classic Giants Clips" while we begin work on our training camp preview series. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time,...

Watch: New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Set to Make Acting Debut in HBO’s ‘Ballers’
June 21st, 2015 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, who is returning from a torn patellar tendon, is still roughly five weeks away from being cleared for limited practice, but less than 13 hours away from making his professional acting debut as a part-time cast member on the HBO series "Ballers" featuring...