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Victor Cruz Wants New York Giants to Draft Texas A&M WR Mike Evans
April 24th, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The Mike Evans to New York Giants camp has a new member in wide receiver Victor Cruz. ***VIDEO1*** Perhaps looking for an additional talent to help replace Hakeem Nicks (Indianapolis Colts), Cruz told NFL Network on Thursday that he'd ideally like for the Giants to select a big-play outside wide receiver with...

Retired Giants OC Kevin Gilbride Feels Eli Manning, Tom Coughlin Lack Trust in Rueben Randle
April 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Ever since being drafted in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft, fans have been wondering when Rueben Randle will emerge as a play-maker in the New York Giants offense, although it has yet to happen. ***VIDEO1*** With Hakeem Nicks' sudden drop in production over the last two years, the door...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: What a Difference a Year Makes for Victor Cruz
April 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday morning, Giants fans. The offseason program began on Monday and media availability starts today. As such, this may (or may not) be the last morning storylines day-starter for a while, so kick back with your coffee and enjoy the following headlines before the real football talk begins. ***VIDEO1*** Victor Cruz,...

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...