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Ex-Giants Offensive Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels It’s “Ludicrous” to Say Eli Manning is Declining
April 15th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Over the past several days, the big topic of conversation around New York has been quarterback Eli Manning, his ankle surgery and a report that would seem to suggest the New York Giants are concerned about a sudden and rapid decline. However, while speaking with Pro Football Talk on Monday,...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Believes Roster Turnover Will Lead to “Culture Change”
April 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To say the New York Giants have made major changes this offseason would be a bit of an understatement. Not only have they seen a massive roster shuffle, they also overhauled their offensive coaching staff following the retirement of offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride. Accordingly, head coach Tom Coughlin says these...

Mario Manningham to Meet with New York Giants on Monday
March 16th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
It almost seems like an inevitability. The New York Giants need a wide receiver. Mario Manningham needs a new home. And now, the former wide receiver is headed back to where it all started as he'll meet with General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. in New Jersey on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Manningham, who...

Ex-Giants Coordinator Kevin Gilbride Feels He was at the End of a John Mara “Cheap Shot”
March 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Back in December, shortly after the conclusion of a 7-9 season and the retirement of offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride, New York Giants co-owner John Mara had some choice words for the team, coaches and personnel. Among his comments was a mention of wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan, who had struggled mightily...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Envisions a Randall Cobb-Like Role in 2014
March 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Since the moment the retirement of former New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride was made official, Big Blue faithful have been overwhelmed with excitement and wonder, as the old regime seemed to have gone stale with not only the fans, but the players, and opposing defenses as well. Newly signed...

“Clean Slate” New York Giants Offense Will Be Fundamentally Fixed, Tailored Around Eli Manning
February 27th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
What's done is done. That's the approach New York Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo plans to take as he enters his first year with the team. ***PHOTO1*** Whatever it was that happened in 2013, whatever it was that led to Eli Manning's career-high 27 interceptions and whatever happened under the guidance of...

New York Giants’ New-Look Offense not Entirely West Coast; Ben McAdoo Will Calls Plays
February 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
For the first time since hiring Ben McAdoo as their next offensive coordinator, head coach Tom Coughlin gave a little insight into how the New York Giants' new-look offense is going to operate. And anyone still hoping/thinking it will be heavily influence by the West Coast offense may want to...

Victor Cruz Pushing for Hakeem Nicks to Re-Sign with New York Giants
February 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Following season-ending exit meetings, it was revealed that New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks had been fined multiple times by the team, including fines for being late to team meetings and missing treatment sessions. Ultimately, because of the aforementioned fines and injuries, coupled with his drop-off in production, it...

New York Giants OC Ben McAdoo Listed as 5th Best Coordinator Hire of 2014
February 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the conclusion of the 2013 season, we saw "Black Monday" claim the jobs of a lot of head coaches in the league. But head coaches weren't the only ones who were issued pink slips from their bosses, as many assistant coaches were told to look for work elsewhere in...

New York Giants QB Coach Danny Langsdorf: Eli Manning is “Motivated” to Bounce Back
February 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As the New York Giants struggled to a 7-9 finish in 2013, quarterback Eli Manning faced the brunt of the criticism. After all, Manning finished his worst career season with only 18 touchdowns, while also tossing 27 interceptions (28 total turnovers). And although his futility is, in part, the fault...

New York Giants Officially Hire Danny Langsdorf as QB Coach; Kevin M. Gilbride, Sean Ryan Shuffled
January 27th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants have now made official what we already knew, announcing that they have hired Oregon State offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf as their next quarterback coach. “For me, it’s just a great opportunity to be able to work with a great quarterback,” Langsdorf told Giants.com. “I know he is...

New York Giants Reassign Sean Ryan; Former QB Coach Will Now Coach Tight Ends: Report
January 25th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Pending an official announcement, it would appear as if the New York Giants' reshuffled offensive coaching staff is now in place. In addition to the hiring of offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, who joined the team following the retirement of Kevin Gilbride, as well as the hiring of running backs coach...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Excited” to Learn New Offense, Work with Ben McAdoo
January 24th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The last time quarterback Eli Manning transitioned into a new offense was when he made the leap from Ole Miss to the New York Giants. But, with the retirement of Kevin Gilbride and the subsequent hiring of Ben McAdoo as offensive coordinator, that's exactly what he'll face heading into the...

Craig Johnson Prepared to Help Ben McAdoo Bring New Schemes, Terminology to Giants Offense
January 23rd, 2014 at 8:56 AM
Predictable. That was a word commonly used (generally, by fans) to describe the New York Giants offense under Kevin Gilbride. But with his retirement, coupled with the departure of tight end coach Mike Pope and running backs coach Jerald Ingram, predictability is now out the window. Insert brand new offensive...

Victor Cruz Excited to Have Ben McAdoo Bringing Packers-Style Offense to New York Giants in 2014
January 22nd, 2014 at 6:56 AM
Shortly after Kevin Gilbride retired as the offensive coordinator of the New York Giants following a disappointing 2013 season, leading receiver Victor Cruz made his case for the team to hire Mike Sullivan as the next coach of the offense. Sullivan was just coming off being dismissed as the offensive coordinator...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Says Eli Manning Will “Come Back Swinging” in 2014
January 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
2013 was a brutal year for New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. He led the league with 27 interceptions and could do little to prevent the team from finishing with their first losing record since 2004 -- which, ironically enough, was his rookie year. Still, despite his struggles, his teammates...

Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy: Giants Hired the Right Guy in Ben McAdoo
January 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Ben McAdoo has yet to call a single play for the New York Giants as their newly hired offensive coordinator, but the buzz and excitement surrounding his hiring last week has the fan base and team ready for the 2014 season to start and put the disappointing 7-9 season of...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese & Co. Adhere to “On Notice” Warning
January 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Just when many became content in their thoughts of “nothing will ever change on the New York Giants front,” transformation does come and some have been more than surprised. Once former offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride retired, it was thought that that right there would be the only modification as far...

Aaron Rodgers Praises Newly Signed New York Giants Offensive Coordinator Ben McAdoo
January 17th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
When the New York Giants hired Ben McAdoo as their new offensive coordinator earlier in the week, they may very well have acquired one of the brightest up and coming minds in the NFL. McAdoo, who will be replacing the retired Kevin Gilbride, like Gilbride, also has a championship ring. Albeit...

Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman Rips Former Giants OC Kevin Gilbride, Calls Him “Bitter”
January 16th, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Shortly after Kevin Gilbride announced his retirement from the New York Giants and the National Football League, he made the media rounds, discussing his career, Super Bowl championships and defenses from across the league. And when asked about the Seattle Seahawks' defense and their "Legion of Boom" secondary, which is...