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New York Giants Vs. Indianapolis Colts: Preseason Week 2 Game Analysis
August 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the first time since Super Bowl XLVI, the New York Giants returned to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana this past Saturday to take on the Indianapolis Colts. And despite a brutal start, they eventually secured a 27-26 victory. ***PHOTO1*** Although the Giants walked away with a win, it was far...

NFL Madden 15 Player and Team Ratings: New York Giants
August 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the return of football comes the return of the Madden franchise -- a video game we maintain has destroyed the way casual NFL fans view the league and the talent of a player. Alas, it's immensely popular and 2014 (see: Madden 15) promises to be no different. Earlier this...

New York Giants Vs. Buffalo Bills: Hall of Fame Game Analysis
August 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Football finally returned on Sunday night as the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills opened the 2014 season with the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. The pregame festivities were worth writing home about, while the game itself was played much cleaner than you might expect for the first...

New York Giants Embracing New Technology, Menu & “Recovery Stretch” to Reduce Injuries
July 25th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
A year ago, the New York Giants were among seven NFL teams who joined the client list of Catapult Sports, a sport science and analytics company who supply wearable GPS tracking devices devised to "provide objective data on athlete performance." ***VIDEO1*** On Thursday, the team introduced (at least to the media) a...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Special Teams
July 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Backfield Outlook: Running Back Rashad Jennings
July 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
In the twenty-first century where the immediate information age is profoundly being utilized by just about everyone and the main goal is “who’s right?” in a sea of negativity and opinions, there are some that use their platform for the rare positive purpose. The New York Giants have quite a...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Appears on ESPN’s Highly Questionable: Video
July 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
On Thursday afternoon, New York Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz made some media rounds and eventually found himself on ESPN's "Highly Questionable." If you've never watched that show before, you should. It's a little off-the-wall, but highly entertaining and Schwartz fit right in. ***VIDEO1*** As Giants fans try to identify with their...

Four Former New York Giants Will Take Part in NFL’s Annual Broadcast Boot Camp
June 8th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
From June 16th through the 19th, as the New York Giants will be holding their mandatory veteran mini-camp (17th-19th), four retired members of the team will take part in the NFL's annual Broadcast Boot Camp at NFL Films in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey. ***VIDEO1*** A year ago, then-wide receiver Ramses Barden and...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Marcus Harris in Wide Receiver Mix for Big Blue
June 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Welcome to the weekend, New York Giants fans! Enjoy the nice weather and the brief downtime because next week will be a busy one for Big Blue. In the mean time, enjoy that fresh cup of Saturday morning coffee over the following headlines. And then be sure to check back...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Steve Tisch Donates $10M to Studying Youth Concussions
May 29th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants fans! As organized team activities (OTAs) enter their second day, there will be media access and, obviously, a great bit of detail and news. So as we gear up for a busy day, why not kick back with your morning coffee over the following non-OTA...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Delivered Powerful Message to Players: No Excuses, Win a Super Bowl
May 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After one of the busiest offseasons in recent memory, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin isn't interested in hearing about a rebuilding year. In fact, it's not even a thought in his mind and he made sure his players knew that earlier this week. ***VIDEO1*** During a team meeting prior to...

New York Giants’ Strength of Schedule a Relatively Meaningless Statistic
April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
NFL Network (NFL AM’s “Roster Reset”) as well as other media outlets has recently discussed “paper champs”-like polls and “Who won free agency in the NFC East?” Don’t become too excited over the fact that the New York Football Giants “won” (with the Washington Redskins in second, Philadelphia Eagles in...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Accepts Fans Twitter Invitation to High School Prom
April 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Most fans already know just how truly and amazing of a person New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford is. ***VIDEO1*** On the field, he's considered one of the best punters in the league. In the locker-room, he's considered a leader and mentor to a lot of his fellow teammates, like kicker Josh...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Despite Spending Spree, Big Blue Still Has Issues
April 7th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans. This past weekend finally brought about some relative calm in Big Blue land, but if we've learned anything this offseason, it's that you can't expect that to continue. So before things pick back up again, relax with your morning coffee over the following stories. NY...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Praised as Hero After Visit to Leukemia Patient
March 28th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Late last week, Mary Cruz was desperately seeking help for her ailing husband Leroy Cruz who is currently battling Leukemia. ***PHOTO1*** Her husband being an avid New York Giants fan, Mary thought that if Leroy could meet the team, it would not only bring a smile to his face during a tough time, but also motivate...

New York Giants Aim to Be Well-Rounded Team with Key Special Teams Additions
March 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The 2013 New York Giants struggled in seemingly all facets of the game. Fortunately, the front office seems to know how to ameliorate all of the Giants' maladies from a year ago. Of all the necessary adjustments the Giants have made thus far in the offseason, the most overlooked may...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with Return Specialist Trindon Holliday
March 17th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants had signed safety/kick returner Quintin Demps over the weekend, but they were apparently not done working on their Special Teams unit. On Monday, the New York Giants also agreed to terms with wide receiver/return specialist Trindon Holliday (Denver Broncos) on a one-year deal. Holliday, who was slated...

Contract Numbers for All Signed, Re-Signed, Tendered & Restructured New York Giants
March 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have made quite a few moves since free agency began on March 11th, including the re-signing of nine players (one was a RFA tender) and the addition of nine others. They've also restructured a contract and had two others players take a pay cut. As a...

New York Giants Guard Chris Snee, Punter Steve Weatherford Take Pay Cuts
March 10th, 2014 at 6:54 PM
New York Giants guard Chris Snee lived up to his word and has taken what appears to be a $5.1 million pay cut, reducing his 2014 salary to $1.1 million with an additional $1 million incentives. Although initially reported as a restructure, it's been widely recognized that the Giants had asked...

New York Giants’ Josh Brown Credits Steve Weatherford for Changing His Life
February 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When NFL players say that the locker-room is like a brotherhood, it's not just a casual phrase to appeal to the media. The reality is, an NFL locker-room is very much like a brotherhood -- like a family. There will be disagreements, hazing and in-fighting. In some of the more...