Archives

Tagged: ‘NFL’

New York Giants’ Will Beatty Proving Last Year was ‘Anomaly’, Ready to Face Mentor Osi Umenyiora
September 30th, 2014 at 11:13 AM
Last year, the weakest link of the New York Giants offensive line was the one they paid the most money to keep around in free agency in Will Beatty, who allowed 13 sacks and if not for that new five-year contract, would have likely found himself cut after his horrendous...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Has Been Working with Odell Beckham Jr. One-On-One
September 30th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have yet to have Odell Beckham Jr. on the field for a regular season game, but the speedy rookie is getting closer and closer to his first game while trying to get over a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** While the team anticipates the return/debut of their 2014 first-round pick...

Atlanta Falcons Center Joe Hawley Unlikely to Play Vs. New York Giants Due to Knee Injury
September 30th, 2014 at 6:15 AM
During Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons center Joe Hawley was carted off the field and ruled out immediately after his injury. As his MRI results are still being determined, the likeliness of Hawley playing on Sunday against the Giants is very slim. ***PHOTO1*** The 25-year-old's injury is likely knee-related,...

Eli Manning on Geno Smith’s F-Bomb: If They’re Yelling at You, You Probably Deserve It
September 29th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sunday was not the most memorable moment in Geno Smith's short career in New York and as starting quarterback for the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** In a game marred with mistakes, turnovers and bad decisions, Smith's Jets dropped their third straight game in as many weeks as they lost to the Detroit...

Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh Refuses to Regarding Desires to Play for Giants, Jets
September 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Early Sunday morning, it was reported that Detroit Lions star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is likely to leave the Detroit Lions after the 2014 season and once he's a free agent, would prefer to play in New York for either the New York Giants or the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Suh's current...

Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. Practice for Giants on Monday; Both Could Play Vs. Falcons
September 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
As the New York Giants returned to work on Monday, they did so in a relatively healthy manor. Not only were players like cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (thigh) and offensive lineman Charles Brown (shoulder) on the field, but so to were linebacker Jon Beason (foot) and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr....

Tom Coughlin Sees New York Giants Offensive Line Coming Together at Right Time
September 29th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants offensive line seemed to be a major problem over the last two years; especially last year when they got Eli Manning sacked a career high 39 times in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Early on in 2014, the line looked like they were going to have the same issues again carrying...

New York Giants Vs. Washington Redskins: Week 4 Game Analysis
September 29th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
When the New York Giants woke up on the 21st, they were 0-2 and staring down the potential reality of an 0-3 start. But that didn't happen and, instead, they defeated the Houston Texans in convincing fashion. Only four days later, they would line up across from the Washington Redskins...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Larry Donnell is Key to Team’s Recent Success
September 29th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Remember when the New York Giants didn't have a legitimate tight end on the team in the preseason? That seems like a long time ago, especially with the emergence of Larry Donnell through the first four games of the season. ***PHOTO1*** At first, the Giants were considering going with a tight-end-by-committee at...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Loving New Twist on Offense; Sees Endless Possibilities
September 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
During the New York Giants' 45-14 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo came up with a new twist and a bit of a wrinkle to an offense still trying to get the hang of the West Coast offense. ***PHOTO1*** It was using Victor Cruz out of...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Impressed with Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie as Player and Person
September 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants originally signed cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, they weren't entirely sure which version they were getting. Would it be the Pro Bowl DRC or the Philadelphia Eagles version of DRC? ***PHOTO1*** Well, four games into the 2014 regular season and it would as if Big Blue has gotten their...

Ndamukong Suh in a New York State of Mind; Looking at Jets or Giants in 2015
September 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It appears as if the tenure of Ndamukong Suh in Detroit is about to expire. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Detroit Lions are preparing to lose the free agent-to-be following the season, and that Suh, who is looking to "expand his brand," has both the New York Giants...

Giants’ Jon Beason Didn’t Feel Great Before Redskins Game; Expects to Play Vs. Falcons
September 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since re-aggravating the foot injury that he initially hurt back in June, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason has been on the sidelines for the New York Giants trying to get his foot healed up enough to return to the field. ***PHOTO1*** After sitting out of the Giants Week 3 win over...

Emergence of Larry Donnell is Opening up Options for New York Giants Offense
September 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
For most fans, the most satisfying thing coming out of the New York Giants' victory over the Washington Redskins Thursday night was the emergence of tight end Larry Donnell. ***PHOTO1*** If anyone had any lingering reservations about Donnell's potential, it was probably because they hadn't seen enough of him in his three-year...

As First Quarter of NFL Season Comes to a Close, Eli Manning is Leading Giants Resurgence
September 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Believe it or not, the first quarter of the 2014 New York Giants NFL season is already over. To most, it feels like it’s just begun. To a certain breed however, every ping, every hit, every verbal barb, and every loss has been felt. It counts. ***PHOTO1*** Without making an outright full...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Eli Manning Running for a TD is Like Seeing a UFO or Unicorn
September 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning high-stepped into the endzone from one-yard out on Thursday night against the Washington Redskins, it was only fifth time in his 11-year NFL career that he scored a touchdown on the ground. In fact, it's such a rarity that wide receiver Victor Cruz...

Jayron Hosley Reinstated from Suspended List; New York Giants Given Temporary Roster Exemption
September 27th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Unlike offensive lineman Eric Herman before him, New York Giants cornerback Jayron Hosley did not benefit from the NFL's changes to their drug policy. Instead, Hosley remained suspended for the first four games of the NFL season, but has now been reinstated from the suspended list, reports Howard Balzer. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** As a...

New York Giants Offense Continues to Improve; Preseason Weakness Becoming a Strength
September 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants offense has continued to improve every week since the start of the season. But it wasn't too long ago that the Giants were being blown out on Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions. It also wasn’t too long ago that Giants fans were blaming quarterback...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 4
September 27th, 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: 32.1 Points Last Week: 17.26 Points Eli Manning, riding on the...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: We Have the Talent to Win a Championship
September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
It's amazing what a span of two weeks can do for the New York Giants. Two weeks ago after an ugly loss to the Arizona Cardinals, the Giants were 0-2, staring down another 0-3 start and disaster was starting to set in for this team because of the familiarities of...