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Giants No. 4 In 2017 NFL Brand Rankings
June 22nd, 2017 at 2:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Each year at the beginning of the summer, the "NFL Fan Base and Brand Rankings" are released. Teams are ranked by specific criteria and then slotted from best to worst. Michael Lewis of the Goizueta Business School at Emory University is the...

Football Outsiders: 1987 Giants’ Defense One Of Best Of Last 30 Years
June 20th, 2017 at 1:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports Football Outsiders has ranked the New York Giants' 1987 defense the 24th-best defensive unit of the last 30 years. FO used its DVOA (defense-adjusted value over average) metric to come up with the ranking, which placed the 1991 Philadelphia Eagles...

90-Man Roster Preview: Jackrabbit Hops To Top Of Cornerback Rankings
June 18th, 2017 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Janoris JenkinsNoah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports Eyebrows were raised a year ago when the New York Giants gave Janoris Jenkins a five-year, $62.5 million contract with $28.8 million guaranteed. That's elite money, the eighth-highest contract in the NFL among cornerbacks, for a guy who...

MMQB Compares Eagles’ Carson Wentz To Giants’ Eli Manning
June 12th, 2017 at 12:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Carson WentzBill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Carson Wentz received a complement from Peter King in this week's "Monday Morning Quarterback" column, with King comparing the second-year Philadelphia Eagles quarterback to Eli Manning of the New York Giants. King wasn't comparing the on-field...

Reaction: BGN’s All-NFC East Defensive Team
June 8th, 2017 at 5:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Our sister site for the Philadelphia Eagles previously put together an "All-NFC East Team (Offense)." Personally, I felt they snubbed a couple New York Giants â?? namely Justin Pugh and Eli Manning. This time we have...

New York Giants News, 5/31: Torrey Smith Critical of John Mara
May 31st, 2017 at 7:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** Colin KaepernickPhoto by Harry How/Getty Images The New York Giants mishandling of the Josh Brown domestic violence situation last season continues to come back to haunt them. Torrey Smith of the Philadelphia Eagles took Giants co-owner John Mara to task Tuesday after Mara's comments...

New York Giants news, 5/19: JPP deal bone-headed? More news
May 19th, 2017 at 8:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jason Pierre-Paul gets a sack against the Cleveland Browns last season.Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Good morning, New York Giants fans! Let's get your day started with a check of the headlines. Paying big money for JPP a "bone-headed" move? Chris...

New York Giants news, 5/18: Did Giants have worst offseason in NFC East?
May 18th, 2017 at 7:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports Did the New York Giants really have the worst offseason of any team in the NFC East? If you believe Bill Barnwell of ESPN, they did. In assessing the offseasons of each team in the division, the C- grade Barnwell...

90-man roster: Will Eli Apple take a step forward?
May 17th, 2017 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** Eli AppleWilliam Hauser-USA TODAY Sports By now, we have been over this a million â?? maybe a gazillion â?? times. Eli Apple was not the player anyone expected the New York Giants to end up with 10th overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. That's...

LeGarrette Blount won’t be a Giant, will be an Eagle
May 17th, 2017 at 12:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** LeGarrette BlountGreg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports Free agent running back LeGarrette Blount has found a home, and it won't be in East Rutherford with the New York Giants. It will, however, be in the NFC East as Blount has reportedly agreed to a contract...