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Could New York Giants Find a Solution at Tight End Following NFL Cuts?
September 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Despite going undefeated, the New York Giants finished the preseason with mixed results. A few questions were answered, while a few others still have many scratching their head. The tight end position fits the mold of the latter. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants gave multiple tight ends on the roster every opportunity to prove...

Jerry Rice: Victor Cruz Has All the Tools to Be a Monster in Giants’ New Offense
August 31st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The moment wide receiver Victor Cruz learned that the New York Giants would be installing a West Coast-style offense in 2014, he cracked open the text books, cued up the tape and began to study the league's most talented receiver of all-time, Jerry Rice. After all, he's exactly the guy...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Feels Adjustment to New Offense Will Be “Season-Long” Affair
August 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Five weeks of the preseason are now officially in the books and the New York Giants appear no closer (okay, maybe a little bit closer) to mastering Ben McAdoo's new West Coast-style offense than they did when it was first implemented. And, unfortunately, quarterback Eli Manning believes it's going to...

Shannon Sharpe on New York Giants’ Eli Manning: ‘He’s not Elite and Never Has Been’
August 29th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
It really amazes how much grief and negative criticism a two-time Super Bowl MVP and winning quarterback can get, yet over the last year or so that's exactly what has happened to Eli Manning. The onslaught on Manning has been more fierce over the summer during training camp and in the...

Boomer Esiason Says Giants QB Eli Manning is Among “The Bottom” of League Quarterbacks
August 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Boomer Esiason, no matter how he may spin it, has never been shy about his bitter feelings for the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning. It something that could, possibly, stem back to an ongoing feud between himself and Lawrence Taylor, or it could be something entirely different. Either...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Frustrated by Continued Disconnect Between Eli Manning, Rueben Randle
August 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is absolutely fed up with the ongoing issues between quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Rueben Randle -- so much so that he's absolutely and completely done listening to excuses. And like any successful General, he no longer cares who's at fault or...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: Preseason Week 4 Preview
August 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thursday marks the official end to the 2014 preseason, and for the New York Giants, it will conclude with a matchup against the New England Patriots. And while the starters are only slated to play for one or two series, there are still plenty of fringe players that make the...

Tempers Begin to Flare as New York Giants’ Struggles Continue
August 26th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Head coach Tom Coughlin said it was because everyone was a little tired and a little irritated, but the reality is that frustration is beginning to mount within the New York Giants organization. And those tempers obviously boiled over during practice on Monday, which not only saw Damontre Moore kicked...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Corey Washington Has Played in Superb Fashion
August 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Corey Washington has already turned heads this preseason to the point where people are looking at him like another potential Victor Cruz-like impact, who originally broke onto the scene during the 2010 preseason and, eventually, catapulted his way into super-stardom in 2011. ***PHOTO1*** Washington, just like Cruz, was an undrafted free agent...

Geoff Schwartz Injury Highlights Continued Concerns with New York Giants Offensive Line
August 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Most New York Giants fans can attest that their main concern over the last few years is the team’s offensive line. Over the last several offseasons, the team has time and time again overlooked the offensive line in favor of another position. It wasn’t until the 2013 offseason did the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Eli Manning Has Re-Established Himself as a “Tough Customer”
August 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Eli Manning's toughness has never been something in question. But after taking a beating during the 2013 season, which ended early due to an ankle injury that eventually required offseason surgery, Manning has seemed a bit timid thus far throughout the preseason. ***PHOTO1*** That changed on Friday night as Manning once again...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Encouraged by the “Progress” on Offense
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It may not have been too pretty out of the gate, but the new-look New York Giants offense finally showed a little something during the final 2:00 of the first half on Friday night against the New York Jets, as they proceeded to drive the ball 91-yards down the field,...

Andre Williams’ 4th Quarter Go-Ahead Touchdown Leads New York Giants to 35-24 Win Over Jets
August 22nd, 2014 at 11:16 PM
For over a year, Snoopy was held captive by the New York Jets. After Friday night, he'll find himself on the right side of things following the latest preseason meeting between the New York Giants and the Jets. ***PHOTO1*** The Snoopy we're referring to is the Snoopy trophy the winning team gets...

New York Giants Vs. Indianapolis Colts: Preseason Week 2 Game Analysis
August 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the first time since Super Bowl XLVI, the New York Giants returned to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana this past Saturday to take on the Indianapolis Colts. And despite a brutal start, they eventually secured a 27-26 victory. ***PHOTO1*** Although the Giants walked away with a win, it was far...

Eli Manning on New York Giants Offense: “It’s not Good Enough, but I’m not Concerned”
August 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Despite a 27-26 comeback victory for the New York Giants this past weekend over the Indianapolis Colts that has the Giants at 3-0 this preseason, the starting offense has come under heavy fire, especially after this past Saturday. ***PHOTO1*** Eli Manning himself, went 1-for-7, was nearly intercepted twice and was sacked once...

Several New York Giants Named to “Most Influential People in New Jersey Sports” List
August 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier this year, six people with direct ties to the New York Giants were named to the "50 Most Powerful People in New York Sports" list. It was the first of two annual most powerful/most influential lists, with the second coming by way of The Star-Ledger and the "Most Influential...

New York Giants’ Offense a Work-In-Progress for Passers, a Potential Paradise for Runners
August 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
There is significant irony for the New York Giants after three preseason games. We have seen quarterback Eli Manning experience tremendous growing pains while adjusting to this new style of offense that Ben McAdoo is attempting to install here in New York. And while there are two more preseason games...

Giants Come Back to Beat Indianapolis Colts 27-26; Referees Blow Out Elbows Throwing Flags
August 16th, 2014 at 10:40 PM
For the first time since Super Bowl XLVI, the New York Giants returned to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. However, unlike Super Bowl XLVI, their first-team performance against the Indianapolis Colts was very forgettable -- as in, they wish they could forget it. Unfortunately for the players -- at...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: If Eli Manning, Jason Pierre-Paul Step up, We Have a Chance
August 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Can the New York Giants finally end their playoff drought with a bit of a re-emergence in 2014? General Manager Jerry Reese certainly thinks so, but he also admits it hinges on two very specific players: quarterback Eli Manning and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. ***PHOTO1*** "There are two guys on our team...

Giants’ Eli Manning, Tom Coughlin & Jerry Reese Accept Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Awareness
August 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
By now, you've all heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge that has swept across social media over the last week to bring awareness and donations to ALS; also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. ***VIDEO1*** What started out as a 29-year-old guy from Massachusetts currently battling ALS who decided to challenge his former...