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Struggling Ryan Nassib Gets Some Support from New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin
July 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Although we won't go as far as to use the word "horrible" to describe quarterback Ryan Nassib's performance thus far in training camp, we certainly wouldn't use the word 'good" either. At best, he's been inconsistent, making impressive throws that show you why the Giants have stuck with him, only...

New York Giants Rookie Linebacker Devon Kennard Opening Eyes in First Camp
July 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's been quite some time since the New York Giants drafted themselves a true impact linebacker, but General Manager Jerry Reese may have found a steal in rookie Devon Kennard, who was taken in the fifth-round of the NFL Draft back in May. ***VIDEO1*** Not only is Kennard built for the NFL...

David Tyree: “I Would Absolutely Support Any Player on the Giants Who Identified as Gay”
July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants' decision to hire David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development -- a move that was announced earlier this week -- has ignited a firestorm across the league and throughout the LGBT community. It has twice drawn the ire of the Human Rights Campaign --...

Baltimore Ravens Sign Suspended Safety Will Hill
July 25th, 2014 at 10:30 AM
The Baltimore Ravens announced on Friday that they have signed safety Will Hill, who will be suspended for the first six games of the regular season after violating the league's substance-abused policy for the second time. The suspension also marked the third time in three years that Hill was hit...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Expects Eli Manning to Bounce Back and Return to Pro Bowl Form
July 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After a career-worst season in 2013, many have been left to wonder if New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is over-the-hill. There has been debate about his ability to return to success while learning a new offense, speculation about his future as his contract slowly winds down and some eye-opening...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Suffered “Tweaked” Hamstring; Team Unsure When He Can Return
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Stop us if you've heard this before: New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has tweaked his hamstring and the team is unsure just how long he'll be out. ***VIDEO1*** You'd think we're simply repeating an early June headline, but that is not at all the case. General Manager Jerry Reese...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Stands by Decision to Hire David Tyree; Human Rights Campaign not Happy
July 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Shortly after the New York Giants announced the hire of David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development on Tuesday, the Human Rights Campaign made their objections clear. They do not support the Giants' decision based on remarks Tyree made in both 2011 and 2013. ***VIDEO1*** When asked about the hire...

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...

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...

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...

Future of New York Giants Guard Chris Snee Remains Uncertain as Training Camp Nears
July 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Back in late June during an interview with WFAN, New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese made a comment that caught our attention. He noted that, after a poor Spring, the jury remained out on offensive lineman Chris Snee and that there was a level of uncertainty about his ability...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: 5 Potential Sleepers
July 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Each year around the league, unsuspecting superstars are born and uncommon names become household regularities. It's as consistent as death and taxes, and while the odds are long considering the vast number of players who attend training camp, the opportunity is there for the taking. The New York Giants, of...

New York Giants Unlikely to Be Among Teams in Trade Pursuit of WR Andre Johnson
July 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The situation between wide receiver Andre Johnson and the Houston Texans has finally reached the boiling point. On the heels of saying he "wasn't sure" if he'd play for the Texans in 2014, NFL Network is reporting that the seven-time Pro Bowler has now requested a trade. ***VIDEO1*** "I haven't been public...

NFL Names Former New York Giants FB Charles Way Head of Player Engagement
July 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The NFL announced on Wednesday that they have named former New York Giants fullback Charles Way, who had spent the past 14 years as the team’s Director of Player Programs, to head of the NFL’s Player Engagement department. ***VIDEO1*** Way will replace Troy Vincent, who had previously been promoted to Executive Vice...

New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese: “The Jury is Still Out on Chris Snee”
June 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After an entire offseason was spent getting healthy and rekindling his love for football, New York Giants offensive lineman Chris Snee was forced to miss several Organized Team Activity (OTA) practices and mandatory mini-camp as a result of a lingering elbow issue. And while the team refused to call it...

New York Giants Remain Optimistic That David Wilson Will Be Medically Cleared for Training Camp
June 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
July 21st remains the key date for New York Giants running back David Wilson. That's when he'll undergo additional tests on his neck to determine whether or not he'll be medically cleared to return to football. And while he has absolutely no desire to continue talking about it, General Manager...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Believes Tight Ends Could Be Dynamic, but Will Still Seek Upgrades
June 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the entirety of Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and mandatory mini-camp, the New York Giants still have no clear-cut starting tight end. Not only did no one separate themselves from the pack, but the entirety of the unit has been relatively under-whelming. Still, General Manager Jerry Reese thinks the group...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Making Significant Progress; May See Some Time at Slot Receiver
June 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle was expected to make a significant leap in 2013, but that did not happen. Despite increased playing time, Randle continued to demonstrate an almost maddening inconsistency, costing himself the trust of both quarterback Eli Manning and head coach Tom Coughlin. Even General Manager...

Ex-Giant Janzen Jackson Charged with Murder After Allegedly Strangling His Mother’s Boyfriend
June 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese once said Janzen Jackson had the talent to become a very successful football player for Big Blue, but that he needed to overcome his off-field issues in order for that to happen. However, the stars never aligned for Jackson, and four months after...

New York Giants Have Shown No Interest in CB Brandon Flowers: Report
June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he was released by the Kansas City Chiefs last week, social media exploded with the ever-predictable question: should the New York Giants kick the tires on cornerback Brandon Flowers? ***VIDEO1*** After an offseason in which much of their time and money was spent on revamping their secondary, it seems...