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Retired New York Giants RB David Wilson Comes up Short in Professional Track & Field Debut
June 14th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Retired New York Giants running back David Wilson made his professional Track & Field debut on Saturday, competing in the triple jump at the Adidas Grand Prix on Randall’s Island. Unfortunately for Wilson, he came up well short of his goal and equally as short on his personal best, finishing...

Retired New York Giants RB David Wilson to Make Pro Track Debut Saturday; Eyes 2016 Olympics
June 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
David Wilson's dream of playing in the NFL may have been cut short after being diagnosed with spinal stenosis last year, but it hasn't put a damper on many of his other athletic endeavors. ***PHOTO1*** The retired New York Giants running back will make his professional Track & Field debut on Saturday...

A Look at the Schedule: Can New York Giants Reach the Playoffs?
May 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
After a disappointing 2014 season, the New York Giants will be looking to return to the playoffs in 2015. Many have stated that Big Blue were the best team to finish with a losing record last season, and they are expected to improve significantly this year. They were dealt a...

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 Release RB Peyton Hillis
February 25th, 2015 at 10:15 AM
Less than 24 hours after they announced the release of veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka, the New York Giants continued their house cleaning and cap savings by also announcing the release of running back Peyton Hillis. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who was originally drafted in the seventh-round of the 2008 NFL Draft by the...

New York Giants Waive RB David Wilson, Save $1.3 Million in Cap Space
February 11th, 2015 at 4:42 PM
In a move that should come as no surprise to many, the New York Giants formally cut ties with their now former running back. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Giants officially waived running back David Wilson; a move that will give the Giants $1.3 million in salary cap space for the 2015 season....

New York Giants Struggling with Long-Term Draft Success: Study
February 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In 2014, 53% of all plays from scrimmage were accounted for by players who remain with the team that originally drafted them. However, in the case of the New York Giants, a recent study found them well below the NFL average at 42%, putting them in the Bottom 4 league-wide...

Buffalo Bills’ C.J. Spiller, Jerry Hughes Listed as Potential Free Agent Options for New York Giants
February 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With the conclusion of the 2014 season happening on Sunday night with the Super Bowl victory of the New England Patriots, the official preparation of the 2015 are in full swing for every team. ***PHOTO1*** While 12 teams focused on trying to hoist the Lombardi Trophy in Glendale this past month, 20...

New York Giants Likely to Target Change-of-Pace Running Back This Offseason: Report
January 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
A year ago, the New York Giants knew they needed to address their running back situation, and did so by re-signing Peyton Hillis, adding Rashad Jennings via free agency and then selecting Andre Williams in the fourth-round of the NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the new additions and the old holdovers, injuries would...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Offers Less than Optimistic View on Victor Cruz Return
December 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz expressed an overwhelming amount of optimism a week ago as it relates to his recovery from a torn patellar tendon, saying doctors are amazed by how quickly he's healed and that he expects to be 100% by the time the 2015 regular season...

Giants’ Ben McAdoo Hints RB Orleans Darkwa Could See Larger Role Vs. Tennessee Titans
December 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When you’re 3-9 in just about any sport, there isn’t much reason to smile. Yet New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo not only smirked, but taunted reporters and fans by suggesting they “stay tuned,” in regards to a player few if any would’ve guessed. ***PHOTO1*** After spraining his ankle and sitting...

Giants Place Peyton Hillis on Season-Ending IR; Sign Justin Anderson from Practice Squad
November 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Saturday that they have placed running back Peyton Hillis (concussion) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) and signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad to the 53-man roster. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who suffered a concussion in a 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Week 10, was...

New York Giants Expect Rashad Jennings Back Vs. San Francisco 49ers
November 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As the losses have piled up over the past few weeks, the New York Giants have surely missed running back Rashad Jennings. After missing the last four games due to a knee injury, a Jennings return may be just what the doctor ordered for the Giants as they have lost...

Over 100 Ex-New York Giants to Return for Homecoming to Honor Michael Strahan: Full List
November 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As reported earlier this week, the New York Giants will host a "Homecoming Weekend" this Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The night's big feature will come at halftime when the Giants honor newly inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame member Michael Strahan with a special ceremony and ring presentation. ***PHOTO1*** In...

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...