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Philadelphia Eagles’ Walter Thurmond III: Tom Coughlin ‘Doesn’t Believe in the Modern Medicine’
June 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In each of the past two season, the New York Giants have found themselves ravaged with injury. Twice leading the league, the team also set an all-time NFL record for injuries in 2013, having their projected starters miss a total of 91 games (144.6 AGL in all). ***PHOTO1*** Accordingly, the team has...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: Philadelphia Eagles Have a Quarterback Problem
June 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The NFL regular season is nearing and that was never more evident than on Saturday when New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford, during a WFAN interview with Boomer & Carton, offered his honest and blunt assessment of the Philadelphia Eagles and their situation at quarterback. ***PHOTO1*** Using a car metaphor, Weatherford broke...

Giants’ Victor Cruz on His Rehab: “It was Either Going to Make Me or Break Me”
June 27th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
October 12th, 2014 will forever be a defining day in the life and career of New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz. Having just suffered a torn patellar tendon in a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, Cruz was faced with not only a grueling surgery, but a long and equally...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Believes He Could Pass Team’s Conditioning Test Right Now
June 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz remains sidelined while recovering from a torn patellar tendon suffered in a Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles last year, but he remains confident that time is now his only obstacle. And a few short weeks after declaiming himself 80 percent healed,...

New York Giants Interested in Evan Mathis, but Unlikely to Offer Him a Large Enough Deal
June 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have legitimate interested in free agent guard Evan Mathis, who was released by the Philadelphia Eagles last week. Then again, so do at least a half a dozen other NFL teams. And if history is any indication, Big Blue will not get into a bidding war...

Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant Says It’s No Tactic, There’s a “Legit” Chance He Boycotts Giants Game
June 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant says he's not messing around and that reports of him potentially boycotting the season opener against the New York Giants if he does not receive a long-term contracts are very real -- the threats are not a negotiation tactic, but rather, "legit" warnings. ***PHOTO1*** "This is...

Ex-Giant Kenny Phillips not Taking His Chance at a Comeback for Granted
June 11th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It’s been two years since Kenny Phillips was last seen in a New York Giants uniform. In fact, it's been two years since Phillips was seen in any NFL uniform. But he's not giving up on his NFL career and after two years away from the game due to injury,...

New York Giants Check in at No. 22 on Monday Morning Quarterback Offseason Power Rankings
June 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have not garnered a lot of love for their roster building this offseason, having already earned only a C+ from ESPN, while also receiving a wide range of NFL Draft grades that center around the high C's to low B's. ***PHOTO1*** That trend continued on Monday when Peter...

Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys Both Guarantee They’ll Be Playing in Super Bowl 50
May 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Members of the Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles are talking again; they're making empty guarantees again. In other news, water is wet, the sun rises in the East and sets in the West, and the New York Football Giants have more NFL Championships than either of them. ***PHOTO1*** This round of guarantees...

New York Giants, Cincinnati Bengals Will Hold Joint Practices Prior to Preseason Game on August 14th
May 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants will open their preseason on Friday, August 14th at Paul Brown Stadium against the Cincinnati Bengals. However, that won't be the first time Big Blue sees the Bengals on the field this summer, as Cincinnati has officially announced the two teams will hold a handful of...

ESPN Gives New York Giants a Grade of C+ for Their Offseason Roster Building
May 24th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants did not exactly light up the world via free agency and the 2015 NFL Draft, but for a team relying on a lot of previously injured players to return and contribute, they still managed to find quite a few gems to come in and help fill...

ESPN Ranks New York Giants Uniforms No. 12 in NFL, Calls Their Gray Pants “Too Drab”
May 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
You know it's a boring part of the offseason when people start ranking NFL uniforms, but that's exactly where we are today. And on Thursday, ESPN released their yearly uniform rankings via Uni Watch, which had the New York Giants improving three spots from a year ago to No. 12...

At Least One Doctor Believes New York Giants WR Victor Cruz May Never Be Same Player
May 17th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Earlier this week, it was revealed that New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz had started running routes and cutting for the first time since he tore his patellar tendon last season against the Philadelphia Eagles. Only days later, Cruz also shared an impressive workout video that helped explain the...

New York Giants Have Surprisingly Good Odds to Win Super Bowl 50
May 6th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants are coming off of two losing seasons, including a 6-10 finish a year ago (marking their worst regular season record since 2004), and have not sniffed the playoffs since 2011 when they won Super Bowl XLVI. But that reality didn't stop Vegas oddmakers from smiling upon...

New York Giants Ranked No. 23 in Post-NFL Draft Power Rankings
May 5th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Is it entirely too early for NFL Power Rankings? We certainly think so, but like mock drafts following Week 17 of the regular season, they're going to be released anyway. And for NFL Network, they have now officially released their very first set of post-NFL Draft Power Rankings, which also...

NFL Network Gives New York Giants Lowest First-Round Grade in the NFL
May 1st, 2015 at 3:55 PM
In the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected offensive tackle Ereck Flowers out of Miami. At 6-6, 329 lbs., Flowers now provides the Giants with a monstrous mauler to help anchor their offensive line. And at only 21-year-old, offers a very teachable, moldable long-term...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Learning to Control Emotions Ahead of 2015 Season
April 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the world by storm during his rookie season of 2014, dominating the league for 12 games, setting records, earning awards and honors, and essentially taking over newspaper and magazine headlines. ***PHOTO1*** Almost all of it was a positive. Almost. With the rapid climb to...

Huffington Post Columnist Eric Marmon Calls for New York Giants to Sign Ray Rice
April 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Could the New York Giants be a possible destination for free agent running back Ray Rice? Would the New York Giants even consider him a possibility? We at Giants 101 don't think so, but Huffington Post columnist Eric Marmon not only thinks so, but believes the Giants should go out...

Rick Gosselin: New York Giants “Stole” NFL’s Best Special Teamer from Dallas Cowboys
April 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Rick Gosselin of Dallas News has gained much credibility covering the Dallas Cowboys over the years, and if one was to take him at his word, losing Dwayne Harris to the New York Giants may be a greater loss than losing DeMarco Murray to the Philadelphia Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** Although some may find...