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Category: ‘Wide Receivers’

Kevin Gilbride Expects Tom Coughlin to Turn New York Giants Around Over Final Six Games
November 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The obvious questions have been raised over the last several weeks pertaining to what the New York Giants are going to do after this season. And now the questions have been raised about the job security of head coach Tom Coughlin. ***PHOTO1*** After 11 seasons (2004 to present), is now the time...

49ers’ Colin Kaepernick Calls New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. a “Hell of a Player”
November 17th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The 3-7 New York Giants haven’t had much to be excited about this season. Since the year began, Giants fans have watched a stretch that has been filled with disappointing losses and injuries to crucial players. These injuries have not only depleted their secondary, but have the Giants playing the...

Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman to Odell Beckham Jr: “You’re the Real Deal”
November 10th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman doesn't often hand out compliments, but following a 38-17 beatdown of the New York Giants on Sunday evening, he made it a point to find wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. after the game and give him his due. ***PHOTO1*** “He was just like, ‘you’re the real deal....

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Burns Richard Sherman with Double Move: Video
November 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There weren't very many positives to come out of Sunday's 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, but if the New York Giants and their fans want a silver lining, look no further than rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Coming into the game, Beckham Jr. stated emphatically that he was not...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Interception: “It was Just a Bad Decision”
November 10th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It had been a long, long time since New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw an interception. His last pick came back on September 25th against the Washington Redskins -- some 170+ pass attempts ago. Unfortunately, all good things must eventually come to an end and Manning's streak did just...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Ready to Challenge Richard Sherman: “Why not Embrace That Opportunity?”
November 5th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Already at 3-5, things will get no easier for the New York Giants come Sunday as they travel to Washington to take on the Seattle Seahawks. And with Victor Cruz and Jerrel Jernigan each out for the season, a lot of pressure will be placed on youngsters like Rueben Randle...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Makes Amazing One-Handed Catch in Pregame Vs. Colts: Video
November 4th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
One of the very few bright spots during the New York Giants 40-24 loss to the Indianapolis Colts was the performance of rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***VIDEO1*** Despite not scoring a touchdown against Indianapolis, the rookie hauled in eight catches for 156 yards and made some incredible plays on the...

NFL Trade Deadline: Teams Calling Buccaneers on WR Vincent Jackson; Will Giants Have Interest?
October 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the trade deadline approaching this week, we've already seen two trades go down in the league; one of which shook the core and foundation of the defending champion Seattle Seahawks when Percy Harvin got dealt to the New York Jets. Another wide receiver in the league could be on...

New York Giants to Odell Beckham Jr.: You’re a Veteran, not a Rookie Anymore
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz almost two weeks ago in Philadelphia, it's all but forced rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to go from being eased into the offense and into a much larger role in the offense. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Beckham has answered the call for the Giants; scoring three...

New York Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. Filling Void Left by Victor Cruz Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. missed the first four games of his rookie season, but that hasn't stopped him from making an impact for the New York Giants once he was ready to hit the field. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham has 10 catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns in his three games for the Giants....

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Delivers Strong Message to Players: Get Ready, We’re Going to Make a Run
October 21st, 2014 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has long preached the mantra "talk is cheap, play the game" and asked that his players do the same. But on Monday afternoon, just before the team departed and headed out for their bye week, he had an uncharacteristically strong message for them....

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Visited Victor Cruz in Hospital After Sunday Night’s Game
October 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Throughout much of last week, there was a lot of trash talking between the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. Even after the Eagles 27-0 victory over the Giants, some players like Jason Kelce continued to take shots at the team. ***PHOTO1*** So when the news came down that a member of...

Early 2014 NFL Draft Reexamination: Odell Beckham Jr. Vs. Zack Martin
October 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Back in May, the New York Giants held the No. 12 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft and they went to the air with their pick, selecting wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. out of LSU. Many analysts projected that they would instead lean towards the blocking end of the...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Suffered No Additional Damage to Knee; Has “No Doubt” He’ll Return in 2015
October 17th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
For the first time since suffering a torn patella tendon in a 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz spoke with the media on Friday. And while he admitted to being "down in the dumps," he said he feels more than...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Speaks for First Time Since Injury; Thanks Fans for Support: Video
October 17th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It took New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz a few days to wrap his mind around everything that had happened -- days where he fell completely silent. He didn't speak to his coaches, he didn't speak to his teammates and he stayed off social media. But on Thursday, Cruz...

Giants Have not Ruled Out Odell Beckham Jr. in the Slot; Rookie Ready to Fill Void
October 15th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It wasn’t long after the New York Giants' Sunday loss to the Philadelphia Eagles that they realized they would need to start preparing for life without wide receiver Victor Cruz. Cruz was carted off Sunday night after going down with a non-contact knee injury (torn patella tendon) and, on Monday,...

As Depth at Wide Receiver Thins for New York Giants, Will Corey Washington See Larger Role?
October 15th, 2014 at 6:50 AM
Victor Cruz's season-ending knee injury has the New York Giants going back to the drawing board. Big Blue had put a lot of trust into their undrafted acquisition from UMass in 2010 ever since his breakout season of 2011. So now that he is shut down for the rest of...

New York Giants Sign WR Kevin Ogletree; Place Victor Cruz, Trumaine McBride on Season-Ending IR
October 14th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants hosted a few workouts with a couple of wide receivers; the notable one being former Dallas Cowboys wide out Kevin Ogletree. ***PHOTO1*** Later that night, with less than five days until the Giants travel down to Arlington and play the same red-hot Cowboys at AT&T Stadium,...

New York Giants not Willing to Trade Draft Pick and Assume Mike Williams’ Salary: Report
October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz during their 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, the New York Giants find themselves in need of help at the wide receiver position. ***PHOTO1*** Jerrel Jernigan is on season-ending injured reserve (IR), as were Mario Manningham and Trindon Holliday until they...

New York Giants Have “Some” Interest in Mike Williams: Report
October 14th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Wide receiver Mike Williams has requested a trade from the Buffalo Bills and, as fate would have it, the New York Giants are in need of a new wideout now that Victor Cruz has been lost for the year with a torn patella tendon. And while it seemed like a...