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New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: 14 Teams were in the Chase for Dwayne Harris
March 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! How about "The Walking Dead" last night? Am I right? Just kidding -- haven't seen it yet. But in terms of Big Blue ongoings, it certainly feels a lot like that show at the moment. Dead. ***PHOTO1*** But fear not! We're here to get your zombie-filled...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz on Recovery: “I’m About 70% There”
March 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Earlier this month, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz took another huge step in his recovery from a torn patellar tendon when he finally got out of the pool and ran on turf for the very first time since his injury. ***PHOTO1*** It was a moment that caught the attention of...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Poised to Shine in Make-or-Break Season
March 28th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Much like his entire team, New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle is about to embark on a 2015 campaign that is a make-or-break season. ***PHOTO2*** Randle, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent after this upcoming season, must prove to the Giants and other teams looking for a receiver...

New York Giants Great Stephen Baker to Attend Palm Sunday Breakfast in New Jersey
March 28th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
If you're interested in meeting a New York Giants great this Sunday, former receiver Stephen Baker will be attending a Palm Sunday breakfast in Bayonne, New Jersey that is open to the public. ***PHOTO1*** The breakfast, starring "The Touchdown Maker" Baker as the guest speaker, will be held at the Knights of...

New York Giants Have Two of Pro Football Focus’ Five Worst Free Agency Signings
March 28th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
Earlier this month, Grantland listed the New York Giants as having three of the Top 10 Worst Free Agency Signings -- wide receiver/return man Dwayne Harris and linebackers Jonathan Casillas and J.T. Thomas. ***PHOTO1*** Now, several weeks later, Pro Football Focus is piling on. And in agreement with Grandlant, have listed the...

New York Giants Expected to Use Dwayne Harris in David Tyree-Like Role
March 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants signed wide receiver/return specialist Dwayne Harris, previously of the Dallas Cowboys, it was met with a lot of skepticism. After all, a player with only 31 career receptions getting paid $17.5 million with $7.1 million guaranteed over a five-year deal is enough to raise some...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Continues His Praise of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
March 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly isn't a man who fears saying whatever is on his mind -- even if it's not a complete truth. And just prior to a Week 6 game between his Eagles and the New York Giants, Kelly admitted he was "very high" on wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Optimistic Regarding Victor Cruz; Expects Return to Form
March 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin generally airs on the side of caution when it comes to injured players -- especially when the players have suffered an injury as substantial as wide receiver Victor Cruz (torn patellar tendon). But when asked about his other star wideout on Wednesday at...

Dwayne Harris Offers New York Giants Much More Value than Just a Return Man
March 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's been many years since the New York Giants heavily invested in a quality return man. In fact, over those years they’ve even let a few quality ones walk away such as Ron Dixon and Domenik Hixon, among many other serviceable return men who were nonchalantly relieved of their duties....

Should New York Giants Draft Alabama WR Amari Cooper If He’s Available?
March 16th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants and General Manager Jerry Reese have long implemented a rather consistent NFL Draft strategy: select the best player available. ***PHOTO1*** In the 2010 NFL Draft, the Giants drafted a guy by the name of Jason Pierre-Paul, a defensive lineman when the team already had Justin Tuck and Osi...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Will Begin Running on Turf on Monday
March 15th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz is now 21 weeks out from suffering a torn patellar tendon and the good news is that he remains right on schedule with his rehab. In fact, the time has finally come for Cruz to take that next step in the recovery process,...

What Can New York Giants Expect from QB Eli Manning in 2015?
March 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Learning a new offense can be difficult, especially when you're a quarterback. And New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had never played under any NFL offensive coordinators besides Kevin Gilbride until last season when he played under Ben McAdoo. ***PHOTO1*** McAdoo's offense is much different then Gilbride's, with McAdoo's featuring a variety...

No New York Giants on List of Top 25 in Performance-Based Pay for 2014
March 14th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The NFL Communication department released their 2014 Performance-Based Pay Distribution list on Friday, and not so surprisingly, not a single member of the New York Giants came in as a Top 25 earner. ***PHOTO1*** For those unfamiliar with performance-based pay, it's an NFL program that allows for a form of supplemental compensation...

Dwayne Harris Excited to Bring His “Physical” Nature to New York Giants; Will Compete at WR
March 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In one of their very first moves of free agency, the New York Giants signed former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver/kick returner Dwayne Harris to a five-year, $17.5 million deal that included $7.1 million in guaranteed money. And upon being introduced by Big Blue, Harris expressed his excitement and wanted all...

Corey Washington Trying to Recruit Safety Ron Parker to New York Giants
March 11th, 2015 at 2:28 PM
The New York Giants remain very much in need of safety, and with Antrel Rolle having met with the Chicago Bears on Tuesday, that need is becoming more and more pressing. ***PHOTO1*** Luckily for General Manager Jerry Reese & Co., the team received some unexpected recruiting help by way of an equally...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named to NFL Network’s All-Under-25 Team
March 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's almost hard to believe that New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was able to accomplish what he did in 2014 at only 21-year-old (turning 22-years-old in November). Not only did he burst onto the NFL scene with a Randy Moss-like rookie season, winning AP Offensive Rookie of...

New York Giants Victor Cruz Has Warning for Odell Beckham Jr.: Watch What You Say
March 6th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Since his arrival, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has earned rave reviews on more than just his on-field prowess. And while the young receiver has proven the hype to be true with numbers unprecedented since Randy Moss’ rookie season, the 2014 Offensive Rookie of the Year isn’t...

New York Giants “Not Interested” in Re-Signing WR Jerrel Jernigan: Report
March 4th, 2015 at 6:50 PM
The very moment the New York Giants re-signed wide receiver Kevin Ogletree -- and even before it came out that they were confident in giving Marcus Harris a larger role -- the writing was on the wall for Jerrel Jernigan. And when March 10th finally arrives, the former third-round pick...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Aiming for a Training Camp Return; Says He’s at 75%
March 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When the injury initially occurred, most fans were horrified by the amount of pain New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz had displayed. Some even thought Cruz had played his last game in a Giants uniform after that Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in which Cruz tore his...

New York Giants Confident with WR Marcus Harris Heading into 2015
March 3rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
There's been a lot of talk about the New York Giants potentially looking to upgrade their wide receiver position in recent weeks -- something General Manager Jerry Reese admits is certainly possible -- with speculation going as far as to suggest the team may look to draft either Amari Cooper...