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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...

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...

Early Betting Odds, Predictions Do not Favor 2015 New York Giants
April 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Entering a win-or-bust season, the last thing the New York Giants can afford is another sub-.500 season or even a 9-7 season in which they miss the playoffs. Rather, Big Blue has to at least make the playoffs and be competitive for ownership to even consider holding off on the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on 2015 Schedule: “We Will Face a Challenge Every Week”
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday night, the NFL released the 2015 regular season schedule for all 32 teams and to say the New York Giants have it rough would be a bit of an understatement. Sure, from a strength of schedule standpoint, it could be far worse as Big Blue faces only the...

Ex-New York Giants WR Steve Smith “Struggling” to Adjust to Life After Football
April 21st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In his very first NFL season, former USC wide receiver Steve Smith reached the ceiling of his professional career, earning a Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants. And despite his eight-reception, 63-yard regular season totals, it was his catch preceding Eli Manning's game-winning pass to Plaxico Burress that...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Knee Rehab is “One of Most Difficult Things I’ve Had to Go Through”
April 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he went down in Week 6 against the Philadelphia Eagles, it was obvious that New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was going to face a long, painful and mentally exhausting road to recovery. To say those expectations have now been met would be an understatement, as...

NFL Nation Reporters Unanimously Pick Dallas Cowboys as NFC East’s Best Team
April 11th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's official: The Dallas Cowboys have won the offseason. At least according to NFL Nation reporters Dan Graziano, John Keim, Phil Sheridan and Todd Archer, who unanimously picked the Cowboys as the NFC East's best team heading into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The choice really should come as no surprise as the New York...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz on Tony Romo’s Super Bowl Prediction: “It’s Irrelevant”
April 10th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Shortly after Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo guaranteed a Super Bowl victory if the Duke Blue Devils won the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship -- which they did -- New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz was asked about it. ***PHOTO1*** Cruz, who is actually a Duke fan, attended the Samsung S6 & S6...

New York Giants Fan Melissa Joan Hart Loses Bet, Wears Philadelphia Eagles Jersey: Photo
March 31st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Back in December, actress Melissa Joan Hart, who is perhaps best known for her roles in "Clarissa Explains it All" and "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch," made a bet with Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Cedric Thornton that her favorite team, the New York Giants, would beat Philly in Week 17. Unfortunately,...

Chip Kelly Also an Eli Manning Fan: “Talk About a Stone-Cold Killer in the Fourth Quarter”
March 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may be changing the dynamic between the Iggles and New York Giants. After all, rather than relentless smack talk -- something his team continues to engage in despite his leadership -- Kelly has repeatedly showed Big Blue unprovoked respect. ***PHOTO1*** It initially started prior to Week...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Continues His Praise of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
March 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly isn't a man who fears saying whatever is on his mind -- even if it's not a complete truth. And just prior to a Week 6 game between his Eagles and the New York Giants, Kelly admitted he was "very high" on wide receiver...

Devin McCourty was Deciding Between Giants, Eagles Before Patriots Made Late Push
March 22nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara recently admitted the team made a strong push for safety Devin McCourty, but were eventually left empty-handed when he re-signed with the New England Patriots. However, McCourty revealed on Saturday that he was much closer to signing with the Giants than many realize, having...

Philadelphia Eagles Take Unprovoked Potshot at New York Giants on Twitter
March 18th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In an effort to celebrate the five-year anniversary of MetLife Stadium and to capitalize on March Madness, the New York Giants recently rolled out a tournament-style bracket that allows fans to vote on the "best plays" in the stadium's short history. Some of those plays include Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed...