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Philadelphia Eagles’ Brandon Boykin Continues Trash Talking: “Who is Walter Thurmond?
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
On Tuesday, one of the newest additions to the New York Giants defense and secondary Walter Thurmond made a very bold statement when he told the media that he's the best slot corner in the NFL. ***VIDEO1*** Thurmond just came over from the Super Bowl XLVIII winning Seattle Seahawks defense, one that...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Healing Quickly from Ankle Surgery; Expects to Be Ready for Camp
April 22nd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
During the second quarter of the New York Giants Week 17 victory over the Washington Redskins, Eli Manning suffered an ankle injury that took him out of the rest of the game. ***VIDEO1*** That ankle injury eventually lead to Manning needing to get arthroscopic surgery this past month and is keeping him...

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...

Josh Freeman Excited to Join Giants; Be Part of a Great Organization, Play Alongside Eli Manning
April 21st, 2014 at 4:00 PM
With Eli Manning recovering from arthroscopic ankle surgery this past month, the New York Giants added some veteran insurance to the team when they signed former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman to a one-year deal; the deal for Freeman became official on Monday. ***VIDEO1*** With Freeman in the...

New York Giants Officially Sign QB Josh Freeman
April 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Early last week, the New York Giants and quarterback Josh Freeman reportedly agreed to terms on a one-year deal, but the contract was never officially signed and Freeman failed to appear on the Giants' updated roster. That uncertainty and confusion came to an end early Monday morning when Freeman arrived...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: How Will Big Blue Manage Running Back Roles?
April 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, Giants fans! Things will finally begin to pickup today as the New York Giants' offseason program gets underway. So, with that in mind, kick back, relax and enjoy your coffee over the following morning storylines. And then, of course, stick around for any and all news out of...

Examining the New York Giants’ Back-Up QB Conundrum and the Overreaction It Has Caused
April 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As General Manager Jerry Reese has expanded his “we investigate everything” statements to actually investigating arguably every free agent since the offseason began, it appears that the most controversial thus far has, perhaps, been one for a back-up quarterback position. New York Giants QB Eli Manning has had an arthroscopic...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Had Previously Undergone Multiple Surgeries “Nobody Knew About”
April 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent arthroscopic surgery to help repair his injured left ankle earlier this month, it made National headlines. After all, Manning is now the NFL's active iron man at quarterback, having started 151 consecutive games. But, contrary to popular belief, Manning is not immune...

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...

Mel Kiper Jr. Mocks Eric Ebron, Xavier Su’a-Filo to New York Giants
April 17th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Mel Kiper Jr., ESPN's alleged Draft expert, released his most recent two-round mock draft on Thursday and the results may (or may not) be interesting to fans of the New York Giants. And despite wide speculation that hints the Giants seem to be moving away from North Carolina tight end...

New York Giants, Quarterback Josh Freeman Agree to Terms: Report
April 16th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants had free agent quarterback Josh Freeman in for a visit on Tuesday, but he initially left without a contract. However, that was apparently only a temporary hiccup as the two sides agreed to terms on a contract early Wednesday afternoon, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

Matt Flynn Doesn’t Meet with New York Giants on Tuesday; Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers
April 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As of Monday night, the New York Giants were expected to have two quarterbacks coming in for meetings and workouts with the team; former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman and Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. ***VIDEO1*** Now, as it turns out, Flynn doesn't have a scheduled meeting...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

Ex-Giants Offensive Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels It’s “Ludicrous” to Say Eli Manning is Declining
April 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Over the past several days, the big topic of conversation around New York has been quarterback Eli Manning, his ankle surgery and a report that would seem to suggest the New York Giants are concerned about a sudden and rapid decline. However, while speaking with Pro Football Talk on Monday,...

Quarterbacks Josh Freeman, Matt Flynn Will Visit New York Giants on Tuesday
April 14th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Late last week it was reported that free agent quarterback Josh Freeman could, possibly, meet with the New York Giants. Shortly after that report came out, it was also indicated that fellow free agent quarterback Matt Flynn might also meet with the Giants. If and when were never firmly established,...

New York Giants not Extending Eli Manning’s Contract in Fear of a Rapid Decline?
April 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Even prior to Eli Manning's ankle surgery, there was much speculation about whether or not his contract would be extended and, subsequently, why it hadn't been. And despite New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese saying an extension is "on the table" and co-owner John Mara admitting that Eli remains...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Bear Pascoe Patiently Waiting for NFL to Call
April 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, Giants fans! After a lazy Saturday, there will plenty of news today. But before we get to all of that, kick back, relax and enjoy the following stories over your morning coffee. Bear Pascoe Patiently Waits for NFL to Come Calling Most of us hate long- distance phone calls from...

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...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...