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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,...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell was on Flight That Skidded Off Runway at LaGuardia Airport
March 5th, 2015 at 11:50 AM
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell got quite the scare on Thursday morning when his plane -- Delta Flight 1086 from Atlanta to LaGuardia Airport -- skidded off the runway and crashed into a fence during its landing. Once evacuated, Donnell had a chance to collect himself and then,...

New York Giants Tender ERFA Tight End Larry Donnell
March 4th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
The New York Giants reportedly believe they have a superstar in the making in tight end Larry Donnell, so it should come as no surprise that they've now locked him up for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants tendered Donnell -- one of the team's two exclusive-rights free agents (ERFA) -- on...

New York Giants Believe They Have a Future Star in Larry Donnell: Report
February 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Although tight end is considered an area of need for the New York Giants heading into the league's free agency period, Big Blue themselves may not entirely agree. And while quality depth is always a necessity, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. already they believe they have their started and...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Tight End, Jordan Cameron
February 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With all of the weapons Eli Manning has in the offense for the New York Giants heading into 2015; Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Rueben Randle, Rashad Jennings and Andre Williams, some wonder if Larry Donnell is the long-term answer for the Giants at tight end. ***PHOTO1*** Donnell was the primary starter...

Giants’ Larry Donnell Looking to Get Better, Strives to Be Like Jeremy Shockey, Julius Thomas
February 5th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Heading into the 2014 season, the New York Giants weren't sure who out of the six tight ends they had on the roster in the preseason would emerge as the clear cut number one guy. ***PHOTO1*** It wasn't until Week 4 when the Giants finally saw who that guy was when Larry...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Salary Cap Cuts?
February 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! The offseason lull is officially upon us and things might stay quiet for a bit longer. However, some big decisions with need to be made by the team soon -- from salary cap cuts to contract restructures and what to do with some of...

New York Giants 2015 Free Agency Scorecard
January 27th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Free agency is a wild time in the NFL, with players coming and going, being released, signed or re-signed and, in some cases, retiring. Ultimately, it's a difficult thing to keep track of. So, at least in the case of the New York Giants, we here at Giants 101 breakout...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Larry Donnell is Motivated to Improve
January 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! Or, perhaps, not so happy of a Monday after the Dallas Cowboys won their wildcard playoff game against the Detroit Lions in the most controversial of fashion. But we'll get into that later today. In the mean time, some Big Blue reading... ***PHOTO1*** Today we look...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 17
December 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 19.16 Points Last Game: 27.34 Points In the final game of...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Looking Forward to 2015, Playing with Victor Cruz
December 28th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
With the season coming to an end, the New York Giants' disappointing season has been overshadowed by the breakout season of Odell Beckham Jr. But the last time the Giants played the Philadelphia Eagles, the Eagles shut out the Giants and Victor Cruz was lost for the season to a...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 16
December 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 27.34 Points Last Game: 22 Points Manning took the Giants to...

Emergence of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Take Pressure Off Victor Cruz
December 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
If there has been one highlight about this disappointing season for the New York Giants, it has undoubtedly been rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' 2014 first-round draft pick has surely opened the eyes of many, as the future looks very bright for the young wide receiver. The talent level...

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins: Week 15 Preview
December 13th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (4-9) will host the Washington Redskins (3-10) at MetLife Stadium in their second and final meeting of the 2014 season. The first meeting, of course, being dominated by Big Blue to the tune of 45-14 -- something they will hope to duplicate here in...