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Eli Manning Envisions New York Giants’ Offense Looking Similar to Green Bay Packers
April 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants co-owner John Mara referred to the offense as "broken" following their terrible performance in the 2013 season, it was clear change was coming to the entire unit. ***VIDEO1*** Gone from last year's team is Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Myers, Kevin Boothe, David Baas and Andre Brown, plus the retirements...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl to Be Inducted into Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame
April 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Retired New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl was surprised with a tremendous honor earlier this week, having been informed that he will be inducted into the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. "I'm very proud & honored that as of today, they have announced that I am named & will...

New York Giants’ Chris Snee: “I Feel Like I Can Still Play and Play at a High Level”
March 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
One major question facing the 2014 New York Giants is whether or not their newly constructed offensive line can come together quickly and offer quarterback Eli Manning more protection than they did a season ago. The answer to that question is also likely linked to another: can guard Chris Snee...

New York Giants Mind Frame: Always a Giant?
March 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
“Once a Giant, Always a Giant” is an infamous Wellington Mara quote for his New York Giants. It’s also one third of the title of an Andy Robustelli book. However, there are a few former Giants that just, well, don’t ever really quite fully understand it. Or perhaps they do...

New York Giants Offensive Line Issues: What About Will Beatty?
March 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As mock drafts are taking more permanent form and some lean towards an offensive lineman at No. 12 for the New York Football Giants, there remains a lingering question to the line’s woes from 2013. Where has the blame for left tackle Will Beatty gone? The 2009 2nd round (28th...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Geoff Schwartz, OL
March 7th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's no secret that thew New York Giants are going to attempt to improve their offensive line that was both extremely terrible and so severely injured that by the time Week 17 rolled around, it was a patch-job group mixed with second and third stringers along with a first-round draft...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl Defends Eli Manning Over Lackluster 2013 Season
March 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The debate about New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and what he has left in the tank is something that will easily carry over into the 2014 season. It's something that will be over-analyzed in training camp and the preseason, and something that will be questioned every single time...

Tom Coughlin Optimistic Chris Snee Will Be Healthy, Ready to Play for New York Giants in 2014
February 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Chris Snee has yet to make a decision regarding his future with the New York Giants for the 2014 season and is expected to meet with the team officials and let them know of his plans. His father-in-law and head coach Tom Coughlin is a part of the brass that Snee...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Important Offseason Deadlines for New York Giants
February 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
As the offseason lull continues and another snow storm prepared to impact the Northeast, we at Giants 101 offer you the following stories to enjoy with your morning coffee and bowl of cereal. Enjoy. ***PHOTO1*** Former Giants Quarterback Calling Financial Plays for Athletes in Morristown Scott Brunner knows what it’s like to be...

New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle a Potential Cap Casualty?
February 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Although the New York Giants are expected to be in a much better salary cap situation in 2014 -- especially given the retirement of David Diehl and the voided contracts of Corey Webster and Brandon Myers -- there are still a few players who could, potentially, be cap casualties....

New York Giants TE Adrien Robinson Facing Make or Break Season in 2014
February 2nd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Before it’s mentioned that the major concern for the New York Giants this offseason is the offensive line, realize that the higher-ups are fully aware of this. It’s been put on record. General Manager Jerry Reese is just as aware that he, too, is on notice. “My biggest concern coming into...

New York Giants Offensive Lineman David Diehl Announces Retirement from NFL After 11 Years
January 24th, 2014 at 4:14 PM
It was widely expected following the 2013 season that longtime New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl would announce his retirement from the NFL. On Friday, the 33-year-old did just that. The longest tenured member of the Giants announced his retirement from the league after 11 years in the NFL and...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Undergoes Successful Thumb Surgery
January 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may not have impressed as a whole during the 2013 season, but one of their bright spots was rookie offensive lineman Justin Pugh. Not only was Pugh the Giants' first first-round pick to start all 16 games since Lawrence Taylor did it in 1981, but he...

New York Giants’ Jacquian Williams Earns $744K Player Performance Escalator
January 18th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** A year ago, the New York Giants saw a number of players trigger escalators in their respective contracts due to solid play. Here at the end of the 2013 regular season? Only one: linebacker Jacquian Williams. Williams, a sixth-round pick of the Giants in 2011, earned a $744,000 Player Performance...

New York Giants Offensive Lineman David Diehl Expected to Retire: Report
January 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Shortly after the New York Giants rounded out their 2013 season, offensive lineman David Diehl revealed that he was not only facing offseason thumb surgery, but that retirement was very much on the table and a decision would be made within a few weeks. Although Diehl has not yet officially announced...

New York Giants’ David Diehl Says Offensive Line Shuffling a Main Reason for Poor Season: Video
January 12th, 2014 at 12:56 PM
New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl, who is facing offseason thumb surgery and a retirement decision, isn't looking to sugarcoat a wildly disappointing 7-9 campaign. Perhaps more importantly, he's not looking to place blame on any one individual either. And while appear on CBS Sports on Sunday, Diehl specifically...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Reflects on Rookie Season; Says He’ll Switch Positions If Team Asks
January 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants head into the 2014 offseason, they're faced with a multitude of questions and concerns. Perhaps most importantly however, is what to do with their offensive line, which was arguably the worst in the league and allowed quarterback Eli Manning to be sacked a career-high 39...

New York Giants’ David Diehl Needs Thumb Surgery; Will Make Retirement Decision Within Weeks
December 30th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
For many members of the New York Giants, Sunday's 20-6 victory over the Washington Redskins may have been their last with the team. For others, like offensive lineman David Diehl, it may very well have been their final game in the NFL. And during his postgame interview, Diehl certainly sounded...

New York Giants’ Justin Tuck May Get “Teary-Eyed” Following Sunday’s Finale Against Redskins
December 27th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
For New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck, the end could, potentially, be near. The nine-year NFL veteran enters Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins knowing that once it's over, he essentially becomes an unrestricted free agent and that no return is guaranteed. It's sure to be an emotional day for...

New York Giants’ Andre Brown, Peyton Hillis Return to Practice
December 26th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
While many were sitting around a table with their families eating Christmas dinner, the New York Giants were at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center for Wednesday practice, preparing for their final game of the season against the Washington Redskins. And although just a jog-through, running backs Andre Brown and Peyton...