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New York Giants Trade Kicker Brandon McManus to Denver Broncos for Conditional 7th Round Pick
August 26th, 2014 at 3:29 PM
The New York Giants had announced earlier today that they planned to waive kicker Brandon McManus. But prior to the 4:00 PM EST deadline that would have made McManus subject to waivers, the Denver Broncos swooped in and acquired him via trade for a conditional 7th round pick. ***PHOTO1*** McManus, who had...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. May not Return Until Week 2 Vs. Arizona Cardinals
August 26th, 2014 at 1:55 PM
When the New York Giants take the field to play the New England Patriots in their preseason finale on Thursday night, they will be without their first round pick Odell Beckham Jr., who is dealing with hamstring issues. ***PHOTO1*** During the week of the New York Jets preseason game, Beckham left practice...

New York Giants Finalize Roster Cuts; Place Marcus Harris, Cooper Taylor on IR
August 26th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Prior to the start of practice on Tuesday afternoon, the New York Giants officially announced all transactions necessary for get them to the roster limit of 75 men. Included were a few surprise cuts -- like that of cornerback Charles James II -- and the unfortunate news that wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz in Walking Boot for 7-10 Days; Calls Injury ‘Minor Setback’
August 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For an injury that looked like it was not going to have a very good ending, New York Giants starting left guard Geoff Schwartz may have gotten some really good news. ***PHOTO1*** After suffering a dislocated toe in the team's preseason matchup with the New York Jets on Friday, Schwartz traveled to...

New York Giants Cutdown Day (75-Man) Scorecard
August 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Cutdown day is a brutal day across the NFL, and there will be two of them this week. The first, which requires teams to trim their roster from 90 players to 75 players, will conclude at the end of business on Tuesday. And for the New York Giants, that means...

New York Giants Disappointed in Larry Donnell, Adrien Robinson; Will Use Tight End-By-Committee
August 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Heading into training camp and the preseason, the New York Giants were really hoping that one of the players in camp competing for tight end was going to break away from the pack and seize the starting job. ***PHOTO1*** It was considered to be a risky move by the Giants, especially with...

Josh Brown Has Won Giants Kicking Competition, Brandon McManus to Be Waived: Report
August 26th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The first cutdown day for the New York Giants has officially arrived, and by the end of business on Tuesday, Big Blue will have had to trim their roster to 75 players. And the very first player on the chopping block is kicker Brandon McManus, who has reportedly lost 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 Kicked Damontre Moore Off Field in Monday’s Practice
August 25th, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Things can always get rather snippy when it comes to practice and training camp in the summer for NFL players. It's hot out, tempers are high, people are tired, they are away from their families and homes and like any team that views themselves as a family or brotherhood, eventually,...

Odell Beckham Jr. Won’t Play in New York Giants Preseason Finale Vs. New England Patriots
August 25th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thus far, Odell Beckham Jr. is 0-for-4 when it comes to actually taking the field and playing for the New York Giants in any of their preseason games this summer. ***PHOTO1*** Now, it looks like it'll be 0-for-5, as the Giants have said that they will not play their first round draft...

John Jerry Feels He Can Help Be Leader, Mentor for Younger New York Giants Players
August 25th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Sometimes it's hard to avoid your past, especially when you're a public figure in the spotlight and your professional career is on full display. That may go double for an NFL player since they're always in the media spotlight. ***PHOTO1*** "The Bullygate" scandal that rocked the Miami Dolphins organization was one that...

New York Giants Face Several Tough Decisions as First Cutdown Day Looms
August 25th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants, along with the rest of the NFL, will be required to hand in their 75-man roster and let loose several players. It will be unfortunate to see some cut and we may even question the decisions made on Tuesday. We can however, get an...

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...

Seattle Seahawks Release Former New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas
August 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Just a month after signing with the Seattle Seahawks, Terrell Thomas' tenure with his brand new team ended before he could get comfortable and settled in. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday night, the Seahawks announced that they released Thomas as part of their efforts to get the roster down to 75 players before Tuesday's...

New York Giants Vs. New York Jets: Preseason Week 3 Game Analysis
August 24th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Leading up to Friday night's MetLife Bowl, there was a significant amount of trash talk coming from the New York Jets and their fans. Of course, that can be attributed to it being their biggest game of the season, which unfortunately for them, did not end the way that they...

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August 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
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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...

Could Geoff Schwartz’s Injury Spark New York Giants to Trade for 49ers’ Alex Boone?
August 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The dislocated toe injury that New York Giants starting left guard Geoff Schwartz is being looked at in a worst-case scenario, as he is heading to see a foot specialist, which according to one former NFL team doctors opinion, may land him on season-ending injured reserve. ***PHOTO1*** So if Schwartz's season ends...

New York Jets’ Matt Simms Tries His Hand at Victor Cruz Salsa; Referee not Impressed: Video
August 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Shortly after New York Jets quarterback Matt Simms -- son of former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms -- connected with wide receiver Greg Salas for a touchdown on Friday night, he turned to the bench and unleashed his version of Victor Cruz's salsa dance. The referee was not impressed. ***PHOTO1*** Simms...

Giants’ Geoff Schwartz to See Foot Specialist for Dislocated Toe; Outcome Isn’t Looking Good
August 23rd, 2014 at 2:55 PM
On Friday night, the New York Giants offensive line may have taken a severe blow when starting left guard Geoff Schwartz had to be carted off the field as a result of a dislocated toe during the team's victory over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz will now go see a foot...