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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...

New Up-Tempo Offense Gives New York Giants Advantage They Haven’t Had in Years
August 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Thus far into the season, the New York Giants offense hasn’t looked particularly sharp outside of the running game on occasion. The unit is still a work in progress; with a lot of new faces and concepts both on and off the field its not astonishing that the team has...

Odell Beckham Jr. Thinks New York Giants’ Offense Will Be One of Best in the League
August 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With Odell Beckham Jr. now back in pads and practicing for the New York Giants after a nagging hamstring injury kept him on the sidelines for the better part of three weeks, he's now making his presence felt ... especially with his words ***VIDEO1*** The Giants' first-round pick, who was brought in...

What are the Reasons Behind New York Giants’ Slow Offensive Start?
August 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants offense has been far from the well-oiled machine that many were hoping it would be after last year when the machine was never able to get started. Despite the addition of four new starting offensive linemen, a top pick at wide receiver and a new offensive...

New York Giants’ Curtis Painter Takes Second-Team Reps After Strong Performance Vs. Steelers
August 12th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
After a strong showing against the Pittsburgh Steelers in their second preseason game, New York Giants backup quarterback Curtis Painter earned reps as the number two quarterback behind Eli Manning in Monday's practice. Despite Painter’s quality outing, in which he completed seven passes on seven attempts for 68 yards and...

Eli Manning, Peyton Manning Star in New DirecTV Fantasy Football Rap Video
August 11th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his older brother, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, have done it again. The duo recently teamed up for yet another incredible DirecTV video, this time portraying rap stars in a new "Fantasy Football Fantasy" hip hop video that also features retired New York...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings on 73-Yard Touchdown: You Can Thank Eli Manning for That One
August 11th, 2014 at 6:40 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning made his way to the line, saw something he either didn't like or thought he could exploit, so he audibled into a Rashad Jennings run to the inside. After the snap, guard Brandon Mosley pulled and Jennings was off to the races -- nearly...

New York Giants not Yet Ready to Panic Over Sputtering New-Look Offense
August 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may have won the game, but with the exception of Curtis Painter in the fourth quarter and a huge run by Rashad Jennings early on, their new-look West Coast-style offense took a step back on Saturday. ***VIDEO1*** The passing game was essentially non-existent, penalties killed drives and there...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Jacquian Williams Ready to Be an Every-Down LB
August 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! Gameday is upon us, but before we dive head-first into all of that, allow us to present you the following stories to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Jacquian Williams Ready to Take Next Step Toward Being an Every-Down Player He has always been a part-timer, a...

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 Need Ryan Nassib to Outplay Curtis Painter
August 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants' back-up quarterback scenario isn’t exactly where they would like it to be. Despite descriptions of abysmal play from second-year player and former fourth-round pick Ryan Nassib, he still represents the best option for the Giants as the backup quarterback and showed why in preseason opener. It’s...

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...

Michael Strahan Has One Final Shining Moment with New York Giants Prior to Hall of Fame Game
August 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
When Michael Strahan was introduced prior to kickoff of the 2014 Hall of Fame Game, he was almost immediately surrounded by every single player on the New York Giants roster. It was a surprise move concocted by head coach Tom Coughlin to honor the new Hall of Fame inductee and...

Andre Williams, Corey Washington Lead Giants to 17-13 Win Over Bills in Hall of Fame Game
August 3rd, 2014 at 11:50 PM
On Saturday night, it was Michael Strahan's night (along with Andre Reed's) to be enshrined into the National Football Hall of Fame. On Sunday night, it was their former team's turns to kick off the 2014 preseason schedule. ***VIDEO1*** The two teams that met in Super Bowl XXV some 23 years ago; the...