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New York Giants Keeping an Eye on Florida State Tight End Nick O’Leary
April 27th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Florida State tight end Nick O'Leary may have won the John Mackey Award last season -- which is given to the Nation's top tight end -- but when NFL Network released their full seven-round mock draft last week, his name was not among the 256 players chosen. In fact, it...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Must Big Blue Go Offensive Line in Round 1?
April 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to NFL Draft week! Giants player will return for the voluntary offseason workout program on Monday, while the front office will continue preparing themselves for the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft. Needless to say, you can kiss any remaining offseason lull goodbye as...

New York Giants a “Team to Watch” If QB Marcus Mariota Free Falls: Report
April 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There are many potential destinations for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota both inside and outside of the Top 10, but the New York Giants? With Eli Manning at the helm and many years of his NFL career still remaining, and the heavily invested in Ryan Nassib backing him up, it certainly...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Hall of Famer Landed in Round 2 Twenty-Two Years Ago
April 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the final day of the final weekend prior to the 2015 NFL Draft. At this time next week we'll be chest-deep in player evaluations and what Big Blue can expect from their newest crop of rookies, as well as whatever undrafted...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Expects to Return for Season Opener; Jerry Reese Doesn’t Rule Out Drafting WR
April 23rd, 2015 at 12:20 PM
Any lingering notion that the New York Giants would completely rule out taking a wide receiver at No. 9 overall in the 2015 NFL Draft went out the window on Thursday, as General Manager Jerry Reese once again reiterated that the team can not rely on Victor Cruz -- although...

New York Giants May Escape Facing Greg Hardy as Cowboys DE is Suspended 10 Games
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:25 PM
Remember when New York Giants fans were angry the team made little effort to sign defensive end Greg Hardy? Remember when that anger grew after he signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys? Well, it once again appears as if General Manager Jerry Reese made the right move in avoiding...

New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford Shares Opinion on Team’s Biggest Draft Needs
April 20th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Everyone has an opinion about what the New York Giants need to do in the upcoming NFL Draft on Thursday, April 30, and punter Steve Weatherford is just the latest to give his view on the team's biggest draft needs. ***PHOTO1*** While answering questions from fans, Weatherford was asked what he thought...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Trading Down an Unlikely Scenario for Big Blue
April 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the very last day of what usually encompasses the NFL offseason lull. Things will begin to pickup considerably tomorrow as Big Blue arrives for their voluntary offseason workout program, so get ready for some actual football-related news! ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time, kick...

New York Giants Put Eyes on Wide Receivers Dres Anderson, Ezell Ruffin
April 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Contrary to what many want to believe, the New York Giants are almost certainly going to add a wide receiver come the 2015 NFL Draft. In which round they'll do that remains to be seen, but with the uncertainty surrounding Victor Cruz, General Manager Jerry Reese has already made it...

New York Giants Sign Defensive Back Josh Gordy: Report
April 14th, 2015 at 5:49 PM
The New York Giants, who are in need of help at both cornerback (depth) and safety, seem to have taken another step towards solidifying their secondary on Tuesday. Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports the team has signed defensive back Josh Gordy (Indianapolis Colts). ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Gordy originally signed with...

CBS Sports Mocks Michigan State CB Trae Waynes to New York Giants at No. 9
April 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Dane Brugler of NFLDraftScout.com (CBS Sports) released his latest mock draft and has the New York Giants taking Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes with the No. 9 overall pick. ***PHOTO1*** According to Brugler, the Giants will pass on the best offensive lineman in the draft in order to take Waynes, who he...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Does It Make Sense for Big Blue to Trade Down?
April 12th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! We're now waist-deep in the NFL offseason lull and there is literally nothing going on. Accordingly, it seems like it's about time to revive some old offseason articles here at Giants 101, so expect some of those change-of-pace pieces real soon. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time,...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Knee Rehab is “One of Most Difficult Things I’ve Had to Go Through”
April 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he went down in Week 6 against the Philadelphia Eagles, it was obvious that New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was going to face a long, painful and mentally exhausting road to recovery. To say those expectations have now been met would be an understatement, as...

NFL Nation Reporters Unanimously Pick Dallas Cowboys as NFC East’s Best Team
April 11th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's official: The Dallas Cowboys have won the offseason. At least according to NFL Nation reporters Dan Graziano, John Keim, Phil Sheridan and Todd Archer, who unanimously picked the Cowboys as the NFC East's best team heading into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The choice really should come as no surprise as the New York...

ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr. Mocks Missouri LB Shane Ray to New York Giants
April 10th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Back in mid-March, we at Giants 101 pointed out a few changing trends in mock drafts from around the Internet. Among them was the increasingly popular mock of Missouri linebacker Shane Ray to the New York Giants at No. 9 overall. And now, after thee consecutive mock drafts in which...

New York Giants Have Met with Ohio State CB Doran Grant: Report
April 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have continued their due-diligence ahead of the 2015 NFL Draft, meeting with several safety prospects or potential cornerback converts in recent weeks. And National Football Post now reports those visits continued earlier this week as General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. met with Ohio State cornerback...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz, Geoff Schwartz Each Working Way Back from Injury: Videos
April 7th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have not exactly made a big splash via free agency, but they never intended to do so. Since the end of the 2014 regular season, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. have stood firm in their belief that team personnel is almost where it needs to...

New York Giants Held Private Workout for UCF WR Breshad Perriman
April 6th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
UCF wide receiver Breshad Perriman is one of the rising stars ahead of the 2015 NFL Draft, and he saw his stock skyrocket even further after being clocked with a 4.2 second 40-yard dash at his Pro Day in late March. And while he's certain to be drafted come May,...

What Recent History Suggests About New York Giants’ 2015 NFL Draft Plan by Mybookie.ag
April 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The best way to envisage the future is to understand the past. When it comes to the New York Giants we can get the rough idea of what the General Manager Jerry Reese is anticipating to do in this year just by looking at the recent draft classes he has...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: What are Big Blue’s Top NFL Draft Needs?
April 6th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! We're now a little less than four weeks out from the 2015 NFL Draft, but only two weeks out from the start to the offseason workout program. So this incredibly boring lull we've all been experiencing is expected to die shortly, so just hold...