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New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Shane Vereen’s Stock is Already Rising
June 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the weekend. While there's plenty of CFL football being played right now (their season opened on Thursday and it really is worth a watch), the NFL is still playing the waiting game and will continue to do so for another four-plus...

Six New York Giants Named Among “Top 150 Fantasy Players for 2015″ by NFL Network
June 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
NFL training camps are still four and a half weeks away and the 2015 regular season is still roughly 70 days away, but already fans are beginning to gear up for fantasy football. And as part of their early research, NFL Network released their list of the "Top 150 Fantasy...

Giants’ Kevin Gilbride Jr. Impressed with Jerome Cunningham’s Effort, Says He “Has a Chance”
June 21st, 2015 at 2:55 PM
After sitting out the entire 2013 season, tight end Jerome Cunningham returned to the NFL midway through training camp a year ago when he was signed by the New York Giants. And although he was originally considered little more than "camp fodder," Cunningham not only earned himself a Practice Squad...

Giants’ Larry Donnell, Daniel Fells Each Ranked on Matt Miller’s “Top 60 Tight Ends” List
June 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Wednesday, Matt Miller listed his "Top 60 Tight Ends from 2014" as part of the Bleacher Report 1000 and two members of the New York Giants cracked the list. In fact, both of them cracked the Top 20. ***PHOTO1*** 20. Larry Donnell, New York Giants Larry Donnell exploded in 2014, accumulating 63...

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Likely Sidelined Until Training Camp with Hamstring Issue
June 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
At this time last year, New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had been sidelined with "soreness" in his hamstring, but the team insisted it was minor and he'd return in time for training camp. And he did. But on Day 1 of camp, Beckham Jr. got tangled...

List of Walking Wounded Continues to Grow for New York Giants
June 8th, 2015 at 1:53 PM
When the New York Giants left practice a week ago, they did so with a rather significant number of injuries. The hope, of course, was that a new week would bring new health, but unfortunately for Big Blue, the exact opposite appears to be true. ***PHOTO1*** Given that injury reports are not...

New York Giants TE Jerome Cunningham Capitalizing on Early Opportunities; Getting Noticed
June 7th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jerome Cunningham went undrafted during the 2013 NFL Draft and has yet to appear in a single NFL game. Despite that, he impressed enough a year ago to earn a spot on the Giants' practice squad and was, ultimately, promoted to the active roster in late December. ***PHOTO1*** "He’s worked hard, and...

Shane Vereen on His Adjustment to the New York Giants: It’s Challenging and Exciting
June 3rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For the second straight offseason, the New York Giants have signed at least one player from the defending Super Bowl championships. Last year, Big Blue signed cornerback Walter Thurmond III from the Seattle Seahawks, while snatching up New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen and his teammate, linebacker Jonathan Casillas,...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Has Tendinitis in His Achilles; Odell Beckham Jr. a Sore Hamstring
June 1st, 2015 at 1:30 PM
When the New York Giants returned for Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Monday, they did so without tight end Larry Donnell and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Although both players appeared to be in good spirits on the sidelines, head coach Tom Coughlin said after practice that Beckham Jr. was...

New York Giants TE Larry Donnell Spent Offseason Improving His Blocking Ability
May 30th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell, whom the team believes is a future superstar, showed a lot of promise in 2014, but it was clear that his game needed some work -- especially as he slowed down toward the end of the season. It's something he recognized and was...

New York Giants to Participate in Charity Basketball Game Benefiting Make-A-Wish Foundation
May 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Several member of the New York Giants -- both past and present -- will take part in a charity basketball game on Sunday, June 7th at Pittston Area High School in Pittston, Pennsylvania at 2:00 PM EDT. Proceeds from the game will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. ***PHOTO1*** About Make-A-Wish Foundation: Make-A-Wish® grants the...

NFL Network Lists New York Giants with No. 5 Receiving Unit in the League
May 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Rueben Randle, Dwayne Harris, Preston Parker, Marcus Harris, Geremy Davis and Corey Washington are just some of the names that currently make up the wide receiver unit on the New York Giants' 90-man roster. And although some of these names will have to be trimmed...

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 Invite Florida State TE Kevin Haplea in for Workout
April 1st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Tuesday morning, Florida State University held their annual Pro Day workout, with all 32 teams in attendance. The highlight of the workout was quarterback and expected No. 1 pick Jameis Winston, but with a potential 12 draft picks on the roster there was plenty of talent for the New...

New York Giants’ Daniel Fells: “There’s No Place I’d Rather Be; This is a World-Class Organization”
March 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants re-signed Daniel Fells earlier this week to provide depth at tight end, and although he's not a homerun-type free agent, Fells does provide some veteran experience to go along with Larry Donnell and Adrien Robinson at the tight end position. ***PHOTO1*** After sitting out the 2013 season, Fells...

New York Giants Re-Sign TE Daniel Fells to One-Year Deal
March 18th, 2015 at 5:10 PM
The New York Giants were in need of a back-up tight end and chose to bring back one of their own. The Star-Ledger reports tight end Daniel Fells will return to the Giants on a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** The 31-year-old Fells, who originally signed with the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted rookie...

New York Giants Have $8,208,764 in Remaining Salary Cap Space
March 16th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Although it may feel like the New York Giants have been relatively quiet since the start of free agency last week, that's not actually been the case. With a total of five new additions and an additional five re-signings, Big Blue actually ranks near the top of the league in...

No New York Giants on List of Top 25 in Performance-Based Pay for 2014
March 14th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The NFL Communication department released their 2014 Performance-Based Pay Distribution list on Friday, and not so surprisingly, not a single member of the New York Giants came in as a Top 25 earner. ***PHOTO1*** For those unfamiliar with performance-based pay, it's an NFL program that allows for a form of supplemental compensation...

Could New York Giants Target a Tight End in Free Agency?
March 6th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
It's been years since the New York Giants last had a tight end that defenses had to specifically gameplan around, and those years of Jeremy Shockey instilling fear into the heart of NFC East opponents are long gone. ***PHOTO1*** The emergence of Larry Donnell had put an end to the diatribe regarding...

New York Giants Tender ERFA Cornerback Chandler Fenner
March 5th, 2015 at 5:21 PM
24 hours after the team tendered a contract to tight end Larry Donnell, the New York Giants have now officially locked up both of their Exclusive Rights Free Agents (ERFA). Ebenezer Samuel of the New York Daily News reports the Giants have tendered a contract to cornerback Chandler Fenner. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Like Donnell,...