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Jon Beason May Be Lost for Season, but Vows to Remain a Leader for NY Giants
October 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When it became clear that he would miss the rest of the season with a toe injury, Jon Beason was devastated. The New York Giants' middle linebacker tried his best to stay on the field, but the situation could not make that possible and he had to opt for season-ending...

New York Giants Sign Mike Harris, Place Jon Beason on IR and Make Practice Squad Swap
October 30th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants made it official on Wednesday, announcing that they had signed cornerback Mike Harris to fill the spot made available when linebacker Jon Beason (foot/toe) was placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). ***PHOTO1*** Harris, who was signed off of the Detroit Lions' practice squad, is a former sixth-round pick...

Indianapolis Colts’ Hakeem Nicks Excited to Face Giants; Offers Andrew Luck/Eli Manning Comparison
October 29th, 2014 at 4:34 PM
For five years, Hakeem Nicks was the number one wide receiver for the New York Giants and was a key part of their Super Bowl XLVI team that knocked off the New England Patriots almost three years ago. ***PHOTO1*** But after two injury-plagued seasons in 2012 and 2013 in which his work...

Indianapolis Colts’ Ahmad Bradshaw on Leaving Giants: “It Hurt Because That was My Family”
October 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Monday night, running back Ahmad Bradshaw will return to MetLife Stadium for the very first time since being released by the New York Giants in February of 2013. It's a game he admits makes him "anxious," but one that also brings back a lot of mixed emotions. ***PHOTO1*** Bradshaw, now with...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 9
October 29th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 8 of the NFL season is now in the books and things were certainly shaken up once again. The top two NFC East teams both lost, the Oakland Raiders remain winless and the Seattle Seahawks continue to limp along. Meanwhile, several passing records were set and several teams once...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: Time for Us to Stop Making Excuses and Win Football Games
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A week away has seen the New York Giants make some changes and adjust for the second half of the season. The 3-4 New York squad got a bit of a break with the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys both losing in Week 8, with the Cowboys losing a division...

New York Giants Sign Cornerback Mike Harris from Detroit Lions Practice Squad
October 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In efforts to shore up their defensive backfield depth, the New York Giants made a move to add someone with NFL experience as they have signed Mike Harris from the Detroit Lions practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Harris is taking the official roster spot of middle linebacker and captain Jon Beason, who will undergo...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese: I’ll Never Bet Against Tom Coughlin
October 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"Nine game, we have nine games left." That was the message Tom Coughlin delivered to the New York Giants on Monday during their first practice back following the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, they're 3-4, have lost team captains Victor Cruz and Jon Beason for the rest of the season and have dropped...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese: Eli Manning Needs to Be More Aggresive Throwing Downfield
October 27th, 2014 at 5:13 PM
Ever since Week 3, Eli Manning has played about as well as anyone could expect for the New York Giants in their newly installed offense; 11 touchdown passes to just one interceptions, a 66.7 completion percentage and a 3-2 record. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the two losses to the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys,...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Rashad Jennings: “He’s not Ready to Go”
October 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants were hopeful that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) would return following the bye week and play against the Indianapolis Colts, but as the team returned to the practice field on Monday, he was not among those participating. ***PHOTO1*** "He's not ready to go," Coughlin said of Jennings, adding...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Elects to Undergo Season-Ending Foot/Toe Surgery
October 27th, 2014 at 12:20 PM
As the New York Giants returned to practice on Monday afternoon, they did so without linebacker Jon Beason. And it's a situation the team had better get used to as the veteran elected to undergo season-ending foot/toe surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Beason had previously expressed concern over his foot injury and said he was,...

New York Giants Impressed with Production, Adjustments from Tight Ends
October 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Damaging penalties and miscommunications or missed assignments will almost always lead to losses in the National Football League -- and it’s continuing that way for the New York Giants in 2014. However, underneath all the building frustration outside the organization are some “silver linings,” if you will, on the inside. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Get Help During Bye Week with Philadelphia Eagles Loss
October 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants spent Sunday watching NFL games instead of playing in one, and they had to have been delighted with the outcome of one specific matchup. ***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles dropped a game against the Arizona Cardinals, giving the Giants one small chance to get back into the NFC East...

Ex-Giants Running Back, Ahmad Bradshaw, Emerging as Double-Threat for Indianapolis Colts
October 27th, 2014 at 6:45 AM
Ahmad Bradshaw was a valuable back for the New York Giants during his time with the team, and now that he's found a new home, the Indianapolis Colts are finding out just how valuable he can be. ***PHOTO1*** Bradshaw is averaging 4.9 yards-per-carry on the season, and has become a threat in...

New York Giants Hoping for Rashad Jennings to Return After Bye Week
October 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The bye week in the NFL is a week off for players that are banged up to get the rest they need to recover and get as close to 100 percent as possible. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants hope that the week off will serve running back Rashad Jennings well. Jennings has missed...

New York Giants Look to Get Better After Bye Week
October 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants put themselves behind the eight-ball with a 3-4 record, especially with the Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles getting off to such hot starts. ***PHOTO1*** Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is hoping that the team will have better results after its bye week. New York has lost its last two...

NFL Trade Deadline: Teams Calling Buccaneers on WR Vincent Jackson; Will Giants Have Interest?
October 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the trade deadline approaching this week, we've already seen two trades go down in the league; one of which shook the core and foundation of the defending champion Seattle Seahawks when Percy Harvin got dealt to the New York Jets. Another wide receiver in the league could be on...

New York Giants Could Look to Tennessee Titans for Trade Help at Wide Receiver, Linebacker
October 26th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Before trading for linebacker Jon Beason last season, the last time the New York Giants worked out a trade midseason was back in 1986 when the eventual Super Bowl Champions of that year acquired running back Ottis Anderson from the St. Louis Cardinals (Anderson would end up playing a key...

Top Games to Watch with New York Giants on Bye Week
October 25th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants will not play this week, as the team will enjoy its bye, but there is still plenty of good football to watch. ***PHOTO1*** The NFL tries to load each week with pivotal matchups, and this week is no different. Giants 101 outlines the top games to watch with...

NFC East Watch: New York Giants Hope to Gain Ground Without Playing This Week
October 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are sitting at 3-4 at their bye week this Sunday, but hope that they can get slips from certain divisional foes. ***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles travel to play the Arizona Cardinals tomorrow. The game is certainly not an easy win for the Eagles, who sit at 5-1. The...