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Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

Ex-New York Giants TE Bear Pascoe “Frustrated” as He Waits for an NFL Team to Come Calling
April 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
At one point in time early in the offseason, it appeared as if tight end/fullback Bear Pascoe would return to the New York Giants. But as the days turned into weeks and weeks into months, it became more and more likely that his tenure with Big Blue was, in fact,...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested
April 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The weekend has finally arrived and with it comes some relatively interesting news -- primarily surrounding the New York Giants quarterback situation. But we'll dive further into that later today and tomorrow. First, enjoy the following stories over your weekend coffee. Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested Manningham signed a one-year contract less...

New York Giants in Attendance for Penn State WR Allen Robinson’s Pro Day
April 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With less than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are continuing to attend many of the college's pro days to scout and evaluate first hand several of the players they have their eye on for the team. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, members of the Giants...

New York Giants WRs Mario Manningham, Victor Cruz Working with QB Eli Manning at Duke University
April 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning continued an annual tradition this week, working out with some of his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham -- at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. But this time, the Big Blue trio wasn't alone. Rather, several members of the Denver Broncos...

New York Giants in Attendance for Texas A&M WR Mike Evans’ Pro Day on Thursday
March 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With more than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are starting to scout some of the players that could be on their radar with their 12th overall pick in the first round. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, they were in attendance for North Carolina tight end Eric...

Free Agents Signing with New York Giants Because of Tom Coughlin, not in Spite of Him
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It was claimed when head coach Tom Coughlin first arrived in New York Giants blue that players didn’t want to play for him. Time and time again, this allegation has resurfaced. Folks shouldn’t let one or two players speak for the masses. ***PHOTO1*** Again, players took pay cuts and restructured to remain...

Free Agency Approach Taken by New York Giants GM Jerry Reese Shouldn’t Be a Surprise
March 22nd, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Coming off of a Super Bowl win and the pseudo-promise to repeat hadn’t worked in the past for New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. a few years ago. Neither did the one-year deals put in place as a patchwork fix for a comeback 2013 season. The money...

Do the New York Giants ‘Need’ to Add Another Wide Receiver?
March 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the NFL Draft soon approaching, most teams will be finalizing their free agent decisions within the next few weeks. The New York Giants have been busy this offseason, adding depth at numerous positions where starters were lost or where holes were already present. One position in dire need of...

New York Giants Assign Jersey Numbers to New Additions
March 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants announced the new jersey numbers for their newly signed players for the 2014 season, which can also be found on Giants.com. The jersey numbers are as follows: Trindon Holliday, KR/PR: 15 Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, CB: 21 Rashad Jennings, RB: 23 Walter Thurmond, CB: 24 Quintin Demps FS/KR: 35 Jameel McClain, OLB: 53 J.D....

Ex-Giant Derrick Ward: Big Blue Never Signs Back Free Agent Players Who Got Injured for Them
March 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Shortly after defensive end Justin Tuck signed with the Oakland Raiders, retired running back Derrick Ward, who once called New York home, took to Twitter and struck a nerve with fans when he suggested General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. never sign back their own free agent players who "got...

Like Many Ex-New York Giants, WR Mario Manningham Acknowledged His Desire to Return
March 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the New York Giants officially announced the return of wide receiver Mario Manningham, who has spent the past two seasons as a member of the San Francisco 49ers. And, like many other former Giants, Manningham wasn't afraid to admit that he yearned to return “I’m happy to be...

Mario Manningham, New York Giants Agree to Terms on a One-Year Deal
March 18th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Last year, Brandon Jacobs proved that you can, in fact, come home after a year away. And now, wide receiver Mario Manningham is coming home after two years gone. On Tuesday morning, the New York Giants and the wide receiver that is considered to be one of the heroes from Super...

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...

With a Need at Wide Receiver, Might Some Former New York Giants Find Their Way Back to the Team?
March 6th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
In the past, when General Manager Jerry Reese let a player walk or released them outright, there was never any looking back. But that changed a year ago when the New York Giants not only brought back cornerback Aaron Ross, but running back Brandon Jacobs as well. And now, will...

New York Giants Wide Receivers Regain Familiarity with Sean Ryan
February 2nd, 2014 at 9:30 AM
With lots of “restructuring” (as the New York Giants are calling it) happening so far among the coaching staff, one such shift is perhaps being understated. Re-assigned assistant coach Sean Ryan is now coaching the wide receivers. Again. He used to coach this position from 2010-2012, forming a bond with...

New York Giants: Breaking Down Each Draft Class Under GM Jerry Reese
April 25th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** "In Reese We Trust." If you are a New York Giants fan, it's a phrase that many fans have uttered in the six years that Jerry Reese has been the team's general manager. During his six years, his worst season at the helm was 8-8 in 2009. But he has...

New York Giants’ Hakeem Nicks on Louis Murphy: “He Can Bring a Lot to the Table”
April 22nd, 2013 at 12:30 PM
Regardless of what happens with Victor Cruz, the New York Giants are in desperate need of another wide receiver stepping up and assuming a larger role in their offense. Most figure that to be second-year wideout Rueben Randle, who really began to flash towards the end of last season, but...

New York Giants Awarded 7th Round (253rd Overall) Compensatory Pick
March 19th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
The NFL awarded 32 compensatory draft picks to 16 teams on Monday. Among them was the New York Giants, who were awarded a seventh-round (253rd overall) pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** The 47th pick in the seventh-round, which is also the second-to-last of the draft, came based on the Giants...

New York Giants 2013 NFL Draft Profile: Tyrann Mathieu
February 18th, 2013 at 5:08 PM
Despite the New York Giants reputation as one of the most upstanding organizations in the NFL, general manager Jerry Reese is not above taking a chance on a player with off the field issues. For example, safety Will Hill saw some significant playing time in 2012 after sitting out the...