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2015 New York Giants Exemplify Tom Coughlin’s Personal, Coaching Evolution
August 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM
When the New York Giants hired head coach Tom Coughlin prior to the 2004 season, they knew exactly the kind of person they were getting. Coughlin came from the Bill Parcells school of coaching and was known as a hard-nosed, no-nonsense disciplinarian who didn't care what excuses a player made...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Has Little to Offer on Jason Pierre-Paul: “My Heart Goes Out to Him”
August 2nd, 2015 at 12:38 PM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese is required to speak with the media six times per year. Sunday was one of those days and he was immediately hammered with question after question about defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but he wasn't biting. ***PHOTO1*** "I'm not going to say much. I don't have...

New York Giants Sign WR Derrick Johnson and DE Brad Bars
August 2nd, 2015 at 11:41 AM
The New York Giants announced on Sunday that they have signed two free agents, wide receiver Derrick Johnson and defensive end Brad Bars, to fill out the remaining spots on their 90-man roster. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson, a Holy Trinity High School alum, initially signed with the New England Patriots as an undrafted rookie...

New York Giants Rookie WR Geremy Davis is Turning Heads Early in Training Camp
August 2nd, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants appear absolutely stocked at the wide receiver position and got even richer earlier this week when they signed veteran James Jones to a one-year contract. But the one wideout who has consistently stole the show early on in training camp is not Odell Beckham Jr., it's...

Hydration an Early Training Camp Issue for New York Giants
August 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Through the first two days of training camp practice, the New York Giants have lost tight end Matt LaCosse and defensive end Brad Harrah to a hamstring injury and a quad injury respectively. The team also saw wide receiver Preston Parker and tight end Jerome Cunningham get carted off the...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Must Remain in Post-Surgical Wrap for Three More Weeks: Report
August 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, the first post-fireworks accident photos of defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul emerged and showed his right hand in a monstrous wrap. It immediately led to speculation across the Internet about the severity of his injuries, the likelihood he'll return in 2015 and his overall mental state. ***PHOTO1*** In reality, the...

New York Giants Waive TE Mat LaCosse, DE Brad Harrah: Report
August 1st, 2015 at 4:38 PM
When the first practice of training camp ended on Friday, the New York Giants noted that no one had suffered any injuries. We thought that statement was a bit curious since tight end Matt LaCosse had left practice earlier and headed inside. As it turns out, we had a right...

New York Giants Appoint Dr. Scott Rodeo as the Team’s New Head Physician
August 1st, 2015 at 2:00 PM
What sparked the sudden change will undoubtedly be open to early speculation, but after two seasons in which they led the NFL in injuries, the New York Giants have officially made a change to their medical staff. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, the Giants announced that Dr. Scott Rodeo, who has been an assistant...

Giants’ James Jones Says He’s “Here to Compete” and Maximize His Talents in Familiar Offense
August 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Wide receiver James Jones had offers from the Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Kansas City Chiefs and a few other teams, but earlier this week, he decided to sign with the New York Football Giants. And his reasoning is sound and simple: at this stage of his career, he wanted to...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr., the 2014 Offensive Rookie of the Year, Still Considers Himself a Rookie
August 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may have won the 2014 AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award, but as he embarks on his second season with Big Blue, he's still considering himself a rookie -- at least for another four games. And quarterback Eli Manning is, too. ***PHOTO1*** “I’ve...