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Mistake-Plagued New York Giants Have Become Their Own Worst Enemy
October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be dealing with another year of significant injuries, but their 3-4 record heading into the bye week cannot be blamed on that. Rather, their four losses can really only be blamed on one thing: themselves. ***PHOTO1*** Through seven weeks of the season, the Giants have seen many...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Prepared for Emotional Monday Night Football Debut
September 5th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
For most players on the New York Giants like Eli Manning, Victor Cruz and other veterans of the team, Monday night's regular season opener against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field might seem like just another typical game for them. ***PHOTO1*** But for Rashad Jennings, there's major significant meaning for him, as...

David Wilson Hoping to Return to Track and Field Following Premature End to NFL Career
August 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
One-time New York Giants first-round pick, David Wilson, may have seen his NFL career cut short due to multiple neck injuries and genetic spinal stenosis, but that does not necessarily mean his entire athletic career has also gone out the window. And while he can't take the risk of absorbing...

Indianapolis Colts’ Ahmad Bradshaw Ready to Test Neck; Could Play Against New York Giants
August 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants are already prepared to take on a familiar face in wide receiver Hakeem Nicks this coming Saturday, but as gameday inches closer and closer, it's beginning to appear as if they'll meet another old friend as well. ***PHOTO1*** Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw, who underwent offseason surgery...

Houston Texans Release Former New York Giants Running Back Andre Brown
August 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
When he failed to receive even a single snap in their preseason opener, it was obvious that Andre Brown's career with the Houston Texans was poised to be a short one. That became a reality on Monday evening as the Texans officially announced that they would be releasing the veteran...

NFL Madden 15 Player and Team Ratings: New York Giants
August 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the return of football comes the return of the Madden franchise -- a video game we maintain has destroyed the way casual NFL fans view the league and the talent of a player. Alas, it's immensely popular and 2014 (see: Madden 15) promises to be no different. Earlier this...

New York Giants DT Kelcy Quarles Carted Out of Wednesday Practice with Leg Injury
August 6th, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Still dealing with the news that running back David Wilson can no longer play football, the New York Giants were hit with another potentially serious injury on Wednesday evening as rookie defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles was carted out of practice with an apparent leg injury. ***VIDEO1*** Following the injury, which occurred in...

Former New York Giants TE Jake Ballard Announces Retirement from NFL
August 6th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
Former New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard, who was most recently with the Arizona Cardinals, has announced his retirement from the NFL after only four seasons. ***VIDEO1*** “Yesterday I made the difficult decision to retire from the game of football,” Ballard said in a statement via Pro Football Talk. “I love...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Says One Final Emotional Goodbye: Video
August 6th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As the New York Giants gathered for media hour on Wednesday, running back David Wilson was the first to take the podium for his very final goodbye. And in typical Wilson fashion, he was very positive, upbeat and even-keeled. And then he wasn't. As his press conference wound down and...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Hopes Team Uses David Wilson’s Selflessness as Motivation
August 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants had braced themselves for the reality that running back David Wilson may have sustained a career-ending neck injury. Accordingly, when that news finally came, they were somewhat prepared. But no matter how much a certain bit of bad news is expected, actually hearing it brings emotions...

Peyton Hillis Ankle Injury Highlights Larger Questions for New York Giants
August 6th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
New York Giants running back Peyton Hillis left Tuesday’s practice due to a sprained ankle (originally thought to be a hand injury), but he believes he'll return soon. However, the threat of losing Hillis, especially after the loss of David Wilson, is a potentially eye-opening one. ***VIDEO1*** At a position where hits...

New York Giants Sign DE Israel Idonije & TE Jerome Cunningham; Waive DE Kendrick Adams
August 5th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The New York Giants announced a number of roster moves on Tuesday evening, including the placement of running back David Wilson (neck) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). The team also waived defensive end Kendrick Adams, who was very active in Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills, and have signed veteran...

Current and Former New York Giants Teammates Show Tremendous Support for David Wilson
August 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Relentless optimism wasn't enough for New York Giants running back David Wilson, who was advised to retire from the game of football following an examination of his surgically repaired neck on Monday morning. Despite that, Wilson proceeded with a smile on his face, asking fans not to pity him because...

New York Giants Breathe Sigh of Relief as TE Daniel Fells is Diagnosed with “Bone Bruise”
August 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Perhaps the most unexpected thing to come out of Sunday's Hall of Fame Game was the surprising lack of of injuries. Considering it was the first game of the entire season and that each team had little more than one week of training camp under their belt, the fact that...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Advised not to Play Football; Will Be Placed on Season-Ending IR
August 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The news was expected, but it doesn't make it any less painful to bear. The career of New York Giants running back David Wilson has ended. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants announced on Monday afternoon that after visiting with spine specialist, Dr. Frank Cammisa Jr. of the Hospital for Special Surgery, he and team...

New York Giants’ David Wilson “Shut Down” Due to Neck Injury; Career “Most Likely” Over
August 4th, 2014 at 12:50 PM
New York Giants running back David Wilson is being "shut down" by team doctors as a result of his most recent neck injury, reports Josina Anderson. Additionally, there appears to be serious concern that Wilson's NFL career is, in fact, now over. ***VIDEO1*** "Source. Giants doctors are shutting down RB David Wilson...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Faces Potential Career-Deciding Tests on Monday
August 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
NFL football has returned, the New York Giants won and they did so in a relatively healthy manor. And as exciting as all of that may be, they face potential long-term changes on Monday as running David Wilson is scheduled to meet with spine specialist Frank Cammisa. It's a meeting...

12 New York Giants Miss Trip to Canton, Ruled Out Against Buffalo Bills
August 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have not yet played a single game, but they're an injured football team. And as some of their roster boarded planes and headed to Canton, Ohio on Saturday night, 12 players stayed behind and have been officially ruled out for the Hall of Fame Game against...

New York Giants’ Return Specialists Must Shine in Order to Secure Roster Spots
August 2nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With training camp already underway and the preseason set to kickoff on Sunday, many New York Giants fans have begun making roster prediction already. While nothing is set in stone and a lot can change between now and the season opener against the Detroit Lions, certain positions are unique and...

Healthier-Minded New York Giants Suddenly Dealing with More than One Dozen Injured Players
August 1st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
2014 was supposed to be the year. It had to be the year. And after setting an NFL record in 2013 for being the most injured team of all-time, the New York Giants knew they had to change some things. ***VIDEO1*** The team added a new, healthier menu and eating properly was...