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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’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named No. 2 Rookie Wide Receiver of Super Bowl Era
April 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With little else going on around the football world (save for Aaron Hernandez's murder trial and punishments to both the Atlanta Falcons and Cleveland Browns), NFL Network's Elliot Harrison recently decided to break down every position from the Super Bowl era and subsequently rank the Top 5 players at each...

Giants’ Eli Manning Expects Offensive Boost with Wide Receiver Health, Addition of Shane Vereen
April 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning may have put up some of the best numbers of his career in 2014, but he did it without the luxury of his three top wide receivers on the field at the same time. In total, Victor Cruz, Odell Beckham Jr. and Rueben Randle...

Green Bay Packers’ Davante Adams Challenges Odell Beckham Jr. to One-on-One Basketball Game
April 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is no stranger to the hardwood. Or the diamond. Or the pitch. Or pretty much any other medium in which his freakish athletic skills are able to be put on display. But it has been his basketball skills that have gained the...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Shouldn’t Trade Out of No. 9 Spot
April 1st, 2015 at 6:55 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! Things continue to be slow in the world of football -- especially surrounding Big Blue -- but that's common this time of year. Luckily, beginning next week, we'll bring back "Writer's Round Table" as well as a few other offseason favorites. We're sure everyone...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Excited” for Second Year in Ben McAdoo’s Offense
March 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
There are high hopes for Eli Manning and the New York Giants' offense in the second year of offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo's system, and Manning himself is very optimistic about year No. 2. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue's shortcomings on offense were apparent in the first year of McAdoo calling plays, but things started...

Victor Cruz’s 99-Yard Touchdown Vs. New York Jets Voted “Best Play at MetLife Stadium”
March 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In 2011, Christmas came early for New York Giants fans thanks in large part to wide receiver Victor Cruz. After a week of relentless trash talk coming from Rex Ryan and the New York Jets, Big Blue went into their Week 16 game with more than a little bit to...

New York Giants Fan Melissa Joan Hart Loses Bet, Wears Philadelphia Eagles Jersey: Photo
March 31st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Back in December, actress Melissa Joan Hart, who is perhaps best known for her roles in "Clarissa Explains it All" and "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch," made a bet with Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Cedric Thornton that her favorite team, the New York Giants, would beat Philly in Week 17. Unfortunately,...

New York Giants’ Trumaine McBride Likely to Start at Nickel Corner in 2015
March 31st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
With Walter Thurmond III now calling the Philadelphia Eagles home and Zach Bowman still an unrestricted free agent, it would appear as if the New York Giants are in serious need of another cornerback -- specially one who can come in and play the nickel. And while a few solid...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Hakeem Nicks Visits San Francisco 49ers
March 31st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! The relative quiet surrounding Big Blue has been deafening in recent weeks and shows no real signs of slowing down. Still four weeks away from the 2015 NFL Draft, there's little left for the team to do other than adding a free agent here...

New York Giants’ Free Agency Haul Still Being Questioned as NFL Experts Pile on the Criticism
March 30th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants have not been getting a lot of love for their work in free agency to this point, having been tabbed by both Grantland and Pro Football Focus as under-performers. In fact, Grantland listed the Giants with three of the worst free agency signings thus far, while...

Hobart Offensive Lineman Ali Marpet to Attend New York Giants’ Local Pre-Draft Workout
March 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are prepared to take a closer look at Hobart College offensive lineman Ali Marpet, who will attend the team's local pre-draft workouts on April 9th. ***PHOTO2*** The Division-III offensive lineman has drawn some serious attention during the offseason, most notably for running the fastest 40-yard dash time of...

League’s Punishment of Atlanta Falcons Could Impact New York Giants’ Draft Plans
March 30th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
The Atlanta Falcons face "severe" disciplinary action for violating the league's policy on pumping fake crowd noise into their stadium -- something owner Arthur Blank admitted to back in February -- and depending on what punishment is handed down, it could directly impact the New York Giants and their approach...

Potential New York Giants Draft Prospect: OG Laken Tomlinson, Duke
March 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It is no secret that the New York Giants need to improve their offensive line, specifically when it comes to run blocking. They only added depth -- or what is hoped to be depth -- in free agency thus far, so the next place to acquire talent will be the...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: 14 Teams were in the Chase for Dwayne Harris
March 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! How about "The Walking Dead" last night? Am I right? Just kidding -- haven't seen it yet. But in terms of Big Blue ongoings, it certainly feels a lot like that show at the moment. Dead. ***PHOTO1*** But fear not! We're here to get your zombie-filled...

Mel Kiper: New York Giants Will Have Some Safety Options on Day 2 of NFL Draft
March 29th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Landon Collins (Alabama) is believed to be, far and away, the best safety prospect available in the 2015 NFL Draft. Still, he doesn't come without some concern, as NFL teams are reportedly weary about his ability in coverage. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Collin is expected to be (and likely will be) a Top...

Super Bowl XLII, 1990 NFC Championship Eliminated from “Greatest Game of All-Time” Bracket
March 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Is there a world in which Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is not the greatest game ever played? Where the heroics of David Tyree and the game-winning touchdown catch by Plaxico Burress aren't given the spotlight they deserve? And a world in which...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz on Recovery: “I’m About 70% There”
March 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Earlier this month, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz took another huge step in his recovery from a torn patellar tendon when he finally got out of the pool and ran on turf for the very first time since his injury. ***PHOTO1*** It was a moment that caught the attention of...

New York Giants Have “a Lot of Interest” in Nebraska’s Randy Gregory: Report
March 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may have signed defensive end George Selvie earlier this month, but that does not necessarily mean they're out of the market at the position or for another quality pass rusher. After all, what's the saying? "You can never have enough pass rushers." ***PHOTO1*** One potential pass rusher they...

New York Giants’ Chris Ogbonnaya Admits to Prank He Pulled on Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton: Video
March 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants running back Chris Ogbonnaya has been in the midst of a prank on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton that he finally admitted to after talking to TMZ. ***PHOTO1*** Ogbonnaya was actually signed by the Giants during Week 14 of last season, but only played on special teams. Before that, he...