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New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Victor Cruz: He Looks Like His Old Self
April 27th, 2016 at 3:19 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has declared himself 100 percent healed from a calf injury that kept him out during the 2015 season, while head coach Ben McAdoo seemed to imply he could have played a game this week if the team had one. But perhaps the most...

New York Giants’ Ben Edwards Carted Off with Leg Injury in Second Mini-Camp Practice
April 27th, 2016 at 12:41 PM
The New York Giants are only two days into their three-day voluntary mini-camp and they're already down two players. In addition to running back Orleans Darkwa being lost for a month due to a "minor" fracture in his tibia, Big Blue also lost wide receiver Ben Edwards on Wednesday after...

Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. not Interested in Discussing That Cornerback from Washington
April 26th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Josh Norman who? That's essentially what New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. asked on Tuesday when the team reported for the first day of a voluntary three-day mini-camp. Neither he nor fellow wide receiver Victor Cruz were interested in talking about the newly signed Washington Redskins cornerback, saying his...

Redskins’ Josh Norman on Facing Odell Beckham Jr.: “Whatever Happens That Day, Happens”
April 25th, 2016 at 3:45 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hasn't publicly discussed what he anticipates will happen the next time he lines up across from cornerback Josh Norman, but head coach Ben McAdoo, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan and quarterback Eli Manning have. Heck, even co-owner Steve Tisch has. They all agree: the...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Odell Beckham Jr. Crack NFLPA’s Top 50 Player Sales List
April 25th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
On Monday, the NFLPA announced the Top 50 Players Sales List from the conclusion of the 2014-2015 season, which ran from March 1, 2015 through February 29, 2016. And the No. 1 spot went to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, which inadvertently was the best news he was due...

New York Giants “In the Mix” for Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell: Report
April 25th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
As mock drafts continue to swirl suggesting whom the New York Giants might take with the No. 10 selection in the 2016 NFL Draft, a rumor has surfaced that Mississippi product Laquon Treadwell may be in play for Big Blue -- something that had been widely dismissed until recently. ***PHOTO1*** "I continue...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Proclaims He’s “100 Percent” Healthy
April 23rd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Last year, the New York Giants were anticipating getting their star slot receiver Victor Cruz back to team him up with the sensational Odell Beckham Jr. Cruz never played a snap, even though his surgically-repaired torn patellar tendon had healed and was not seen as an issue. It was Cruz'...

Darnell Dockett: I’m Taking Odell Beckham Jr. Over Josh Norman All Day
April 23rd, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The hype was instant... The second cornerback Josh Norman signed with the Washington Redskins on Friday night, the collective minds of everyone in and around the NFL went to Norman vs. New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Their history has been rehashed and will continue to be rehashed daily,...

Odell Beckham Jr. Vs. Josh Norman Will Create Media Circus in 2016
April 23rd, 2016 at 7:30 AM
Late on Friday night, the Washington Redskins finalized their deal with free agent cornerback Josh Norman, signing him to a five-year, $75 million contract with $50 million guaranteed and $51 million over the first three seasons. ***PHOTO1*** In the end, the contract makes Norman the high-paid cornerback in the NFL, but that's...

Might We Now See Odell Beckham Jr. Vs Josh Norman Twice per Season?
April 22nd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
If we learned one thing from the New York Giants vs. Carolina Panthers game last season, it was that Josh Norman and Odell Beckham Jr. don’t like each other. ***PHOTO1*** There were quite a few personal fouls called on both players throughout the game, and when the smoke eventually cleared, Norman was...