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MMQB Compares Eagles’ Carson Wentz To Giants’ Eli Manning
June 12th, 2017 at 12:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Carson WentzBill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Carson Wentz received a complement from Peter King in this week's "Monday Morning Quarterback" column, with King comparing the second-year Philadelphia Eagles quarterback to Eli Manning of the New York Giants. King wasn't comparing the on-field...

New York Giants news, 5/23: Janoris Jenkins No. 54 on NFLN Top 100
May 23rd, 2017 at 7:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** @JjenkzLockdown 2016: 3rd-best opponent passer rating when targeted among all cornerbacks with 50+ targets (57.9)#NFLTop100 pic.twitter.com/fI0aC2mQqKâ?? NFL Network (@nflnetwork) May 23, 2017 New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been voted No. 54 on the NFL Network Top 100 players of 2016 list as...

Devin Taylor and Gerald Hodges Visiting New York Giants
May 22nd, 2017 at 2:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Devin Taylor - © USA TODAY Sports Images Follow @BigBlueInteract DEVIN TAYLOR AND GERALD HODGES VISITING NEW YORK GIANTSâ?¦According to ESPN and ProFootballTalk.com, unrestricted free agents defensive end Devin Taylor (Detroit Lions) and linebacker Gerald Hodges (San Francisco 49ers) will be visiting the New York Giants. Taylor will...

Avery Moss “a poor man’s Justin Tuck”
April 29th, 2017 at 4:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Avery MossTrevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports New York Giants fans can only hope that new defensive end Avery Moss can come close to matching the optimistic projection in this scouting report from Jon Ledyard: I think Moss's best early usage in the NFL is...

New York Giants news, 2/3: Victor Cruz still waiting, hoping
February 3rd, 2017 at 8:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** Victor CruzBill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Wide receiver Victor Cruz is waiting to hear something from the New York Giants, and continuing to hope his future is with them: Cruz has not heard anything yet from the Giants, but is on record as stating he wants...

New York Giants to Induct Trio of Legends to Ring of Honor
July 20th, 2016 at 11:04 AM
The New York Giants announced on Tuesday that a trio of Giants' legends will be the 2016 Ring of Honor Inductees. The trio includes former general manager Ernie Accorsi, former head coach Tom Coughlin and former defensive end Justin Tuck. ***PHOTO1*** The ceremony is set to take place at halftime on Nov....

Giants’ Owa Odighizuwa to Ask Advice from Justin Tuck on Being a Successful NFL Pass Rusher
June 22nd, 2016 at 2:59 PM
During the offseason, Justin Tuck signed a one-day contract to retire as a member of the New York Giants. Now, he may be called upon again by a current player for some advice on what worked during his career. ***PHOTO1*** One of the Giants young defensive ends in Owa Odighizuwa, who has...

Justin Tuck Thinks Jason Pierre-Paul is Due for Big Season with New York Giants in 2016
May 17th, 2016 at 1:25 PM
Justin Tuck knows Jason Pierre-Paul pretty well from their time as teammates over the course of four seasons with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Tuck, who was one of the team's long-time captains before his departure from the team following the 2013 season, would serve as a mentor to JPP during...

Ex-New York Giants DE Damontre Moore Waived by Miami Dolphins
May 3rd, 2016 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, only two days after the conclusion of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins waived former New York Giants defensive end Damontre Moore. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants had waived Moore this past December for violating team rules following a confrontation with fellow defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins. The Dolphins then claimed him...

Carl Banks Thinks New York Giants Need to Draft a Linebacker; Calls Leonard Floyd a “Convertible”
April 25th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
It's been 32 years since the New York Giants took a linebacker with their first-round pick. That linebacker was Carl Banks, who ended up being a very good pick for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** With the linebacker position being, arguably, one of the most pressing need for the Giants heading into the 2016...