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New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Benches Himself in Favor of Vernon Davis; Loses Fantasy Matchup
October 2nd, 2014 at 6:55 AM
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was swooped up off of the waiver wire in bulk prior to last Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, and he ultimately won many fantasy players their Week 4 matchup. Ironically, the one fantasy player he didn't help to victory was, well ......

New York Giants Expected to Sign Offensive Lineman Adam Snyder
September 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With their Week 1 game against the Detroit Lions only days away, the New York Giants are still seeking depth along their offensive line. And with guard Geoff Schwartz likely headed to Injured Reserve (IR) with a designation to return, the team is working to sign versatile veteran Adam Snyder. ***PHOTO1*** Snyder,...

Could Geoff Schwartz’s Injury Spark New York Giants to Trade for 49ers’ Alex Boone?
August 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The dislocated toe injury that New York Giants starting left guard Geoff Schwartz is being looked at in a worst-case scenario, as he is heading to see a foot specialist, which according to one former NFL team doctors opinion, may land him on season-ending injured reserve. ***PHOTO1*** So if Schwartz's season ends...

New York Giants ‘May Be Interested’ in 49ers’ Alex Boone; Could Offer 3rd Round Pick: Report
August 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Sunday, the speculation of the New York Giants being interested in San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone started up, especially since he is holding out with hopes of a new contract. ***VIDEO1*** That interest, which had been considered only speculated on Sunday, has now been somewhat confirmed by Jason Cole of...

Might New York Giants Try to Pry Alex Boone Away from San Francisco 49ers?
August 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The San Francisco 49ers and offensive lineman Alex Boone are reportedly no closer on a new deal that would end a holdout that dates back to the start of the offseason, and now teams are beginning to prepare potential trade offers. And while the 49ers maintain they have no intention...

New York Giants’ Mario Manningham Had Knee Scoped in January; Vows to Be Back for Camp
June 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
18 months removed from his ACL and PCL surgery, New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham remains on the sideline. He missed the entirety of the team's offseason workout program, but following the conclusion of mandatory mini-camp, Super Mario revealed that his placement on the stationary bike had little to...

New York Giants Will Don 90th Anniversary Patch in 2014; Wear Alternate White Pants Vs. Colts, 49ers
June 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants announced on Tuesday that in celebration of their 90th season, they will wear a commemorative 90th Anniversary patch on their jerseys in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** The 90th Anniversary patch, which represents every season since 1925, will be the first full-season patch the team has worn since 2004 when they...

Betters Guide to the 2014 NFL Season
June 17th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Whilst the rest of the world is currently being gripped by an acute case of soccer frenzy, sports fans in the US can’t wait for their football season to begin! ***VIDEO1*** The 2014 NFL season will mark the 95th edition of the tournament. This year’s season begins on Thursday, September 4, when...

Baltimore Ravens Hire Ex-Giant Sam Madison as Part of Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship
June 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Retired New York Giants cornerback Sam Madison is still working to become a coach in the NFL, and one year after joining Big Blue for a three-week coaching program throughout training camp, Madison has now been hired by the Baltimore Ravens as part of the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching...

Bovada Gives New York Giants 40/1 Post-Draft Odds to Win Super Bowl XLIX
May 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In what is considered to be a very much "win now" stage for the New York Giants, they have attempted to build a team that can not only help the Giants get back to the postseason for the first time since 2011, but a team that can win Super Bowl...

San Francisco 49ers, New York Jets Each Considered Leaping Giants for Odell Beckham Jr.
May 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While the New York Giants take their early afternoon lumps for the selection of LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. in the first-round of the 2014 NFL Draft as opposed to an offensive lineman or a defensive lineman, reports are beginning to surface about multiple teams who looked to trade...

2014 New York Giants Tickets Among Top 5 Most Expensive in NFL: Report
April 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's been quite some time since the New York Giants finished a season with a losing record, but that's exactly what happened when they finished with a 7-9 record in 2013. As a result, the Giants opted not to raise their season tickets prices -- something that seems only fair...

Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested
April 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The weekend has finally arrived and with it comes some relatively interesting news -- primarily surrounding the New York Giants quarterback situation. But we'll dive further into that later today and tomorrow. First, enjoy the following stories over your weekend coffee. Mario Manningham Returns Feeling Tested Manningham signed a one-year contract less...

Like Many Ex-New York Giants, WR Mario Manningham Acknowledged His Desire to Return
March 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the New York Giants officially announced the return of wide receiver Mario Manningham, who has spent the past two seasons as a member of the San Francisco 49ers. And, like many other former Giants, Manningham wasn't afraid to admit that he yearned to return “I’m happy to be...

Mario Manningham to Meet with New York Giants on Monday
March 16th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
It almost seems like an inevitability. The New York Giants need a wide receiver. Mario Manningham needs a new home. And now, the former wide receiver is headed back to where it all started as he'll meet with General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. in New Jersey on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Manningham, who...

New York Giants Responsible for 4 of NFL’s Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses
February 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In honor of Valentine's Day on Friday, NFL Network took a look at the Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses in NFL history. The New York Giants, being the eternal underdog that they are, were responsible for four of those top 10 most heartbreaking losses. ***PHOTO1*** No. 9: 2011 NFC Championship Game --...

Might Anquan Boldin Be a Dark Horse Option for New York Giants?
February 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's no secret that the New York Giants may be in need for a wide receiver -- especially since Hakeem Nicks is likely to depart as a free agent once the free agency period begins on March 11th. While the team will potentially look to draft a receiver in May's 2014...

2014 New York Giants Already, and Perhaps Justifiably, Facing Underdog Role
February 4th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The end of the season in a way marks the beginning of the next. Or so it seems, as Rotoworld has already released rankings for the 2014 season. Though it means nothing, it is an indication as to how the 7-9 New York Giants are viewed in comparison to the...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford Discusses Richard Sherman, 2011 NFC Championship Game: Video
January 29th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford understands the emotion behind a huge NFC Championship win. As such, he understands why the very competitive Richard Sherman said the things he said after the game. Still, while sitting down with Sports Illustrated recently, Weatherford noted that Sherman's initial reaction is not the...