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ESPN’s NFL Nation Predicts: New York Giants Will Finish 9-7 in 2014
April 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The NFL schedule has now been officially released, and with that has come an early series of 2014 predictions. And while the NFL Draft has not yet even taken place, ESPN's NFL Nation recently offered their insight into how the 2014 regular season will shake out. ***VIDEO1*** Beat writers for each team...

Antrel Rolle Looking to ‘Go Out with a Bang’ If 2014 is Final Season with New York Giants
April 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Ever since his arrival before the 2010 season, Antrel Rolle has been worth every single penny paid to him by the New York Giants. ***VIDEO1*** As a football player, Rolle has played as one of the top safeties in the league and without him patrolling the secondary, the Giants would be in...

Prince Amukamara Admits He’d Be Insulted If New York Giants Don’t Pick up 2015 Option
April 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The clock is ticking on the New York Giants decision if they will pick up the 2015 option that they have on Prince Amukamara's rookie contract; an option that would pay him roughly around $6.898 million for that year. ***VIDEO1*** If they don't pick up that option, Amukamara would naturally become an unrestricted...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: We Have a “Difficult and Challenging Schedule”
April 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Late Wednesday, the NFL officially announced the schedule for all 32 teams. For the New York Giants, it was revealed that they would open up the season on the road against the Detroit Lions and would have five scheduled primetime games to begin -- something subject to early change with...

New York Giants Official 2014 Regular Season Schedule Released
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:20 PM
The regular season schedule for the New York Giants for the 2014 season was officially released on Wednesday night. ***VIDEO1*** The schedule is as follows: Week 1: September 8: at Detroit Lions, Ford Field, Monday Night Football, 7:10 p.m. Week 2: September 14: vs Arizona Cardinals, MetLife Stadium, 1:00 p.m. Week 3: September 21: vs Houston Texans,...

New York Giants Have 4 of the Worst 10 Contracts in the NFC East, So Says Philly.com
April 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
First and foremost, we preface this article by offering the following disclaimer: this subjective topic was covered by Jimmy Kempski of Philly.com, a Philadelphia Eagles beat writer who made no bones about his belief that the Eagles have "no bad contracts." For example, he believes that the $6.9 million owed...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara: Expanded Playoffs Unlikely for 2014
April 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recently implied that the league could expand playoffs by adding additional conference wildcard games as soon as the 2014 season, but that now appears to be unlikely. While speaking with Newsday on Tuesday, New York Giants co-owner and member of the NFL's Competition Committee, John Mara,...

Eli Manning Envisions New York Giants’ Offense Looking Similar to Green Bay Packers
April 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants co-owner John Mara referred to the offense as "broken" following their terrible performance in the 2013 season, it was clear change was coming to the entire unit. ***VIDEO1*** Gone from last year's team is Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Myers, Kevin Boothe, David Baas and Andre Brown, plus the retirements...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul is Healthy, Ready to Play Like He was 21 Again
April 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many members of the New York Giants, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul (back, shoulder) was peppered with questions about his health during media day on Tuesday. And like many of his teammates, JPP says he's healthy and entirely ready for the 2014 season. ***VIDEO1*** "I’m still rehabbing, but I’m healthy and I...

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’ David Wilson Expects to Be Cleared for OTA’s Next Month
April 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's been a tale of two stories for New York Giants running back David Wilson this offseason as he recovers from neck surgery. ***VIDEO1*** On one side, the team has been very hesitant to think that he will even be a factor on the team and contribute at all, which is why...

Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

Giants’ Will Beatty ‘Ahead of Schedule’ from Broken Leg; Unsure of Timetable on Return
April 22nd, 2014 at 4:14 PM
In the New York Giants 20-6 victory over the Washington Redskins, the team's regular season finale at MetLife Stadium back in December, the Giants had two injuries they knew they were going to have to monitor in the offseason. ***VIDEO1*** The first was Eli Manning's ankle injury, which required arthroscopic surgery this...

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...

Former Jets, Dolphins TE Dustin Keller a Potential Option for New York Giants?
April 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With less than a month remaining until the 2014 NFL Draft, many fans and people around football continue to speculate about what the New York Giants will do with the tight end position, especially since there is still a severe lack of depth at the spot. ***VIDEO1*** A lot of mock drafts...

New York Giants “Livid” with Will Hill’s Drug Problems; Safety Likely “Done” with Giants: Report
April 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Not that it should or will come as any sort of earth-shattering surprise, but the New York Daily News is reporting -- on the heels of another failed drug test -- that the New York Giants are "livid" with Will Hill's seemingly endless drug problems and that he's likely "done"...

New York Giants’ Will Hill Reportedly Fails Drug Test; Facing a Third NFL Suspension
April 22nd, 2014 at 9:05 AM
New York Giants safety Will Hill once again finds himself in hot water as Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports 1 reports the former Florida product has again failed an NFL drug test and is facing a suspension for violating the league's drug policy. ***VIDEO1*** Hill has previously been suspended for violating the...

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...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: What a Difference a Year Makes for Victor Cruz
April 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday morning, Giants fans. The offseason program began on Monday and media availability starts today. As such, this may (or may not) be the last morning storylines day-starter for a while, so kick back with your coffee and enjoy the following headlines before the real football talk begins. ***VIDEO1*** Victor Cruz,...

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...