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2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 2 Recap
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Temperatures approached 90 degrees in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Tuesday as the New York Giants took the field for their very first training camp practice. And although the team was only in shells, excitement and enthusiasm was in the air as they got their first real taste of the...

Giants’ Jameel McClain, Brandon Mosley & Xavier Grimble Carted Off During First Camp Practice
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:50 PM
Having already lost linebacker Jon Beason to a fractured foot earlier this offseason, the very last thing the New York Giants wanted or needed was injuries to key players. Unfortunately, their high hopes for health fell on deaf ears as offensive lineman Brandon Mosley, tight end Xavier Grimble and linebacker...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Hire David Tyree as Director of Player Development
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants announced on Tuesday that retired wide receiver David Tyree will be returning to the organization and taking over the role of Director of Player Development, which was left vacant when Charles Way was named the NFL's Head of Player Engagement. ***VIDEO1*** “I’m overwhelmed with joy,” said Tyree. “I...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Safeties
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Shows His Inner Softie While Discussing Retirement of Chris Snee
July 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
When New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for the very first time on Monday, he was peppered with a large number of questions about his players, their health and what he expects as the team eases into their training camp routine. None of it was particularly...

New York Giants Sign OG John Sullen; Waive WR Kris Adams After Failed Physical
July 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants officially reported to training camp on Monday, and with their return came multiple roster moves. The biggest announcement of the day was that long-time guard, Chris Snee, had decided to retire from the NFL after 10 years in the league. In order to replace him on...

New York Giants Will Place Jon Beason on PUP; Mario Manningham, Will Beatty “Limited”
July 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Training camp is officially underway and the New York Giants have now concluded their conditioning test. Of the 89 players to participate (Chris Snee no longer on roster), only linebacker Jon Beason (foot) failed to participate and will be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Meanwhile, both...

New York Giants Teammates, Coaches React to Retirement of Chris Snee
July 21st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Even before the New York Giants officially announced that offensive lineman Chris Snee had retired, several of his current and former teammates hit social media channels in order to express their appreciation for him and his career. Once the announcement was made public, even more chose to speak up in...

New York Giants OL Chris Snee Officially Retires from NFL
July 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As was rumored, reported and speculated, long-time New York Giants guard, Chris Snee, officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** “He called me yesterday and told me the news,” Eli Manning said via Giants.com. “I kind of knew there was a possibility with everything going on with his health....

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Linebackers
July 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Given the “All Clear” Following Monday CT Scan
July 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants running back David Wilson (neck) has finally been given the all clear, tweeting that he has received the medical thumbs up from his doctor's following a Monday morning CT scan. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** The news is not entirely unexpected, as optimism around the Giants had grown in recent weeks and months,...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Football Returns – Big Blue Ready to Report to Camp
July 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! The wait is over -- today is the day. Are you ready for some football? Big Blue returns to East Rutherford today and will officially report to training camp. They'll undergo physicals and some will be available to the media with the first actual...

Chris Snee Will Meet with New York Giants on Monday; Expected to Announce Retirement
July 21st, 2014 at 6:00 AM
As New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese alluded to in late June, a decision on offensive lineman Chris Snee is upcoming. The veteran guard will meet with the team on Monday regarding his physical health, including a lingering elbow issue, and is widely expected to announce his retirement from...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Inside the Manning Passing Academy
July 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! This is it -- your final day without football until February. To help pass these last few hours, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Browns Name Peter John-Baptiste Vice President of Communications The Cleveland Browns named Peter John-Baptiste vice president...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Special Teams
July 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Wins “Party Like a Sports Star” Award at Kids’ Choice Sports Awards
July 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Nickelodeon held their first ever Kids' Choice Sports Awards this past Thursday, which was hosted by retired New York Giants defensive end and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Michael Strahan. Among those who had been nominated for awards was wide receiver Victor Cruz, who was up for the "Party Like...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Named One of Top 25 Active Coaches in All of Sports
July 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants and head coach Tom Coughlin have not been receiving much respect following a 7-9 campaign in 2013, but that pattern of disrespect was derailed briefly earlier this week when The Sporting News released their list of the "Top 25 Active Coaches" in all of sports. Despite...

Philadelphia Eagles Beat Writer Spends His Friday Trolling Giants Fans, Trashing Big Blue
July 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Jimmy Kempski, a Philadelphia Eagles beat writer for Philly.com, made an interesting choice on how to spend his last Friday afternoon free of football. As opposed to enjoying the nice weather, the time off and a little freedom before training camp begins, he chose instead to trash the New York...