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Cincinnati Bengals a Possible Landing Spot for Former Giants DC Perry Fewell
January 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell's job opportunities seem to be multiplying as the winter drudges along. ***PHOTO1*** Fewell, who was fired as the Giants defensive coordinator earlier this month, interviewed for the San Francisco 49ers defensive backs job and the Washington Redskins are interested in speaking with him for...

New York Giants Interested in Hobart College OT Ali Marpet: Report
January 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When you're a pending NFL draftee that attends a college that is the size of a small city and have been given the chance to play in the Senior Bowl with guys from Division I schools, that might garner some attention for said player; which apparently is the case for...

Henry Hynoski Says New York Giants Must Find Identity, Become More Consistent in 2015
January 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Much like the 2013 season, the 2014 season has left a bad taste in the mouth of the New York Giants -- and rightfully so. Big Blue finished the season with a record of 6-10 -- their worst finish since 2004 -- which represented their second consecutive losing season. But...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Dazzles in First Pro Bowl; Makes Diving Catch: Video
January 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ended the 2014 regular season having managed 90+ receiving yards in nine consecutive games and he nearly made it a 10th on Sunday night. And while the game and statistics would not have actually counted towards his total, Beckham Jr. finished...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Admits to Playing Entire 2014 Season with Two Tears in Hamstring
January 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
One of the questions that fans posed after Sunday night: "is Odell Beckham Jr. even human?" That came following the comments he publicly made when he told the media during the 2015 Pro Bowl that he played the entire year with two tears in his hamstrings. ***PHOTO1*** Yes, that was worded correctly....

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Puts on a Surreal Show in Pro Bowl Warmups: Video
January 25th, 2015 at 7:00 PM
New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. will play in his very first NFL Pro Bowl on Sunday night, but as he's done all season, Beckham Jr. started the show during pregame warmups. And while his one-handed catches and short field goals have become a staple of his...

Team Carter Vs. Team Irvin: NFL Pro Bowl Gameday
January 25th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
NFL Pro Bowl Jan. 25th, 2015 Team Carter Team Irvin Game Details Time: 8:00 PM EDT Stadium: University of Phoenix Stadium (Glendale, AZ) Broadcast: ESPN Game Conditions Weather: None Temperature: Controlled Wind: None Key Players Andrew Luck Jamaal Charles J.J. Watt Patrick Peterson Martellus Bennett A.J. Green Odell Beckham Jr. Tony Romo Jimmy Graham Aaron Donald Luke Kuechly DeMarco Murray Player/Coach Quotes: Brandon Marshall: "[Deion Sanders] couldn't guard me and those DB's [he] picked couldn't guard...

Washington Redskins Interested in Perry Fewell as Possible Defensive Backs Coach: Report
January 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Saturday, former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell interviewed with the San Francisco 49ers and their new head coach, Jim Tomsula, for their defensive backs job. The 49ers apparently aren't the only team interested in Fewell as well. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington Redskins, who last year around this time interviewed Fewell...

Matthew Stafford, Matt Ryan Impressed with New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
January 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. spent the vast majority of his rookie campaign embarrassing his opponents and impressing the masses that make up NFL Nation. But even now, with the regular season in the rearview mirror, Beckham Jr. is drawing praise from his peers with each passing...

Former New York Giants Punter Matt Dodge Relives His Nightmare; Recalls Death Threats
January 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The mere mention of the name "Matt Dodge" is enough to make the skin of any New York Giants fans crawl; it congers up awful memories and nauseates the stomach. After all, he represents one of the most memorable and gut-wrenching collapses in Big Blue history. ***PHOTO1*** Everyone knows the story. You...

After Missing Out on Job with New York Giants, Pepper Johnson Hired by New York Jets
January 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Pepper Johnson was really hoping for a reunion between he and the New York Giants when he interviewed for the defensive coordinator position almost two weeks ago, but lost out to Steve Spagnuolo for the job. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson was crushed that he wasn't able to get Tom Coughlin to hire him to...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr. Admires Tyrann Mathieu
January 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! The NFL Pro Bowl is finally upon us, and while many no longer take an interest in the game itself, it does represent the final opportunity to see rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. this year. Of course, by contrast, it also represents the...

Giants’ Nat Berhe Inspired by American Sniper Movie; Does Ticket Giveaway for Military Members
January 24th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The movie "American Sniper" starring Bradley Cooper (yes, the same one who is a die-hard fan of the Philadelphia Eagles) has been sweeping the nation and getting great reviews from everyone all over, but more importantly, it has given those who have seen it a greater appreciation for the men...

Ann Mara, Mother of Giants Co-Owner John Mara, Hospitalized After Slipping on Ice
January 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
This past week, the matriarch of the New York Giants organization, Ann Mara, was hospitalized after slipping and falling on ice near her Westchester home. ***PHOTO1*** The 85-year-old widow of late owner Wellington Mara and mother of current Giants co-owner John Mara slipped on the ice and hit her head this past...

ESPN’s Mel Kiper Re-Grades the 2014 NFL Draft, Gives New York Giants an “A”
January 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
On May 11, 2014, one day after the 2014 NFL Draft concluded, ESPN's draft expert, Mel Kiper, weighed in his opinion on how each team did in the draft. In a draft that saw the New York Giants draft seven players that included Weston Richburg, Andre Williams, Devon Kennard and...

New York Giants Likely to Target Change-of-Pace Running Back This Offseason: Report
January 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
A year ago, the New York Giants knew they needed to address their running back situation, and did so by re-signing Peyton Hillis, adding Rashad Jennings via free agency and then selecting Andre Williams in the fourth-round of the NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the new additions and the old holdovers, injuries would...

Sam Madison on Steve Spagnuolo: His In-Game Adjustments Make Him a Great Coach
January 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The majority of the fans, media and people around the New York Giants are excited over the re-hiring of Steve Spagnuolo back to the team as the defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** Spagnuolo returns to the Giants after six years away from the team and was brought over from the Baltimore Ravens after spending...

Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson Looks Forward to Taking on Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. at Pro Bowl
January 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has legions of fans across the country, but some of those admirers are the very same athletes he competes against each week during the regular season. In fact, some of them are the very same Pro Bowlers he'll be playing alongside and...

Phil Simms Expects ‘Severe’ Punishment for New England Patriots After DeflateGate Scandal
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Thursday, both New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady stood up in front of the Boston media at Gillette Stadium and told everyone, including the world that had their press conferences nationally televised, that they had no idea, nor anything to do with the footballs...

Geoff Schwartz: No Doubt New York Giants Will Extend Eli Manning’s Contract
January 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's no secret that Eli Manning is coming off perhaps the best season of his professional career at 33-years-old during the 2014 season. 4,410 yards, 30 touchdown passes to just 14 interceptions and a 63.1 percent completion percentage; a career high. ***PHOTO1*** The now 34-year-old Manning is also heading into the final...