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Giants’ Steve Weatherford Nominated for NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year Award
December 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Since his arrival in New York three years ago, Steve Weatherford has done a lot of good in his time with the New York Giants and it has nothing to do with how accomplished of a punter he is in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** Weatherford is by far one of the most active...

New York Giants’ Tom Quinn Regrets “Unfortunate” Incident with Steve Weatherford
December 11th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Midway through the third quarter of the Tennessee Titans game, cameras caught a rather emotional exchange between New York Giants Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn and punter Steve Weatherford -- an incident that got mildly physical as Quinn grabbed and yanked the jersey of Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** After the game, Weatherford said the...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Says Shoving Match with Tom Quinn was “Heat of the Moment”
December 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford may have boomed a 61-yard punt midway through the third quarter on Sunday afternoon, but as it bounced into the endzone for a touchback, emotions immediately began to stir. ***VIDEO1*** As Weatherford headed to the sideline, he was confronted by Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn, who...

New York Giants Snap 7-Game Skid with 36-7 Win Over Tennessee Titans
December 7th, 2014 at 4:05 PM
The New York Giants (4-9) headed down to Nashville on Sunday looking to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Tennessee Titans (2-11), who were on a six-game losing streak of their own. Ultimately, someone had to win and for the first time since October 5th, it was the New...

New York Giants Vs. Seattle Seahawks: Week 10 Preview
November 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (3-5) will head into one of the most hostile environments league-wide as they take on the Seattle Seahawks (5-3) in a game that may not only shape what remains of their season, but could shape the entire direction of the franchise. Needless to say,...

New York Giants Workout Punter Robert Malone as Potential Insurance: Report
November 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants anxiously await the status of starting punter Steve Weatherford -- who is currently listed as probable -- for Sunday’s showdown against the reigning Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks. But, in the event Weatherford (ankle/back) doesn't feel good enough to punt after the cross-country flight, the Giants...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Doubtful Vs. Seattle Seahawks; Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable
November 7th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 10 injury report on Friday, and for the first time in quite a while, no one has been officially ruled out. However, any lingering hopes that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) will play against the Seattle Seahawks should be put aside as...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford, Daniel Fells, Preston Parker & Weston Richburg Also Injured in Loss to Colts
November 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed by the Indianapolis Colts to the tune of 40-24 on Monday night, but adding injury to insult, the team also suffered the crushing loss of cornerback Prince Amukamara, who will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn biceps. Unfortunately for Big...

New York Giants Humiliated in Front of 100+ Alumni as They Fall to Indianapolis Colts 40-24
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the New York Giants headed into their bye week with a 3-4 record, head coach Tom Coughlin had one very specific message for his players: "be prepared for this run we're about to make." ***PHOTO1*** Only...that run never even got started. The Giants trailed the Indianapolis Colts 3-0 after the first quarter,...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings, Cullen Jenkins Out Vs. Colts; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Questionable
November 1st, 2014 at 1:55 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 9 injury report on Saturday afternoon and, to no one's surprise, both running back Rashad Jennings (knee) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) have been ruled out for Monday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** What everyone had been waiting for however, was the...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Colts & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very animated mood on Thursday and immediately started by offering praise for the "outstanding" Indianapolis Colts. But before he could get much further into his opening dialog, he stopped to answer questions he already knew were coming... The...

Giants’ Preston Parker Poised for Big Role & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 15th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a serious and straightforward mood on Wednesday, immediately praising the 5-1 Dallas Cowboys for being a well-rounded team. He specifically noted their time of possession, rushing ability and lack of points surrendered thus far this season. He also called...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “A Lot of Preparation” Has Gone into Stopping Devin Hester
October 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have had 10 full, uninterrupted days to prepare for their game against the Atlanta Falcons. Many will argue that the Giants have a greater chance to beat the Falcons than the other way around. New York's offense has been making strides in the last two weeks...

New York Giants Vs. Atlanta Falcons: Week 5 Preview
October 4th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
After an 11-day break, the New York Giants (2-2) will return to the field on Sunday as they host the Atlanta Falcons (2-2) at MetLife Stadium. They'll be aiming for their third consecutive win, as the Falcons will be looking to rebound from a rather humiliating loss at the hands...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason, Devon Kennard & Odell Beckham Jr. Questionable Vs. Falcons
October 3rd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
For two consecutive days, every single member of the New York Giants' 53-man roster practiced on at least a limited basis. That represented the first such two-day span all year and, most likely, the first such span in several years. In other words, it's a rare plethora of health for...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Eli Manning Running for a TD is Like Seeing a UFO or Unicorn
September 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning high-stepped into the endzone from one-yard out on Thursday night against the Washington Redskins, it was only fifth time in his 11-year NFL career that he scored a touchdown on the ground. In fact, it's such a rarity that wide receiver Victor Cruz...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr., Devon Kennard Out Vs. Redskins; Jon Beason Doubtful
September 24th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final injury report prior to Thursday's game against the Washington Redskins, and for the most part, there were precious few surprises. As expected, both wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (hamstring) and linebacker Devon Kennard (hamstring) have been ruled out. ***PHOTO1*** The sole unexpected designation comes by...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. & Devon Kennard Out Vs. Houston Texans
September 19th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Leading up to Friday's visit with a foot specialist in North Carolina, New York Giants coaches were not ready to rule out linebacker Jon Beason (foot) for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. However, shortly after practice concluded on Friday afternoon, the team announced that Beason, along with wide receiver...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Re-Injures Foot, Walter Thurmond III Injures Pec in Loss to Cardinals
September 15th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants may have lost more than just the game to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday as both linebacker Jon Beason and cornerback Walter Thurmond III left the game with potentially serious injuries. ***PHOTO1*** For Beason, the news is about as bad as it can get. Head coach Tom Coughlin...

Steve Weatherford’s Ankle Feeling Well; Expected to Play on Sunday for New York Giants
September 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The Giants were taking every precaution necessary for Sunday's game in case Steve Weatherford's ankle didn't hold up this week in practice and couldn't punt against the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** Weatherford, who suffered a high ankle sprain during Monday night's 35-14 loss at Ford Field to the Detroit Lions, was listed as...