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Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: Philadelphia Eagles Have a Quarterback Problem
June 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The NFL regular season is nearing and that was never more evident than on Saturday when New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford, during a WFAN interview with Boomer & Carton, offered his honest and blunt assessment of the Philadelphia Eagles and their situation at quarterback. ***PHOTO1*** Using a car metaphor, Weatherford broke...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Explains What “Giants Pride” Means to Him
June 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants make their way from the locker-room to the field on gameday, each player has to pass the infamous "Giants Pride" sign. Most players tap the sign in an effort to remind themselves about what they're playing for, but the message itself is interpreted differently for...

New York Giants Latest NFL Team to Implement Drone Technology; Tom Coughlin Reserves Judgment
June 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
For the New York Giants, the future is here and they are now the latest on a growing list of NFL teams that have implemented drone technology into their practices. The drone, a DJI Phantom 3, is equipped with four propellers and a camera to capture film of both drills...

Eli Manning on Odell Beckham Jr. Being Teased: Sit Back and Take It Like a Man
June 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is no stranger to pranks and teasing. In fact, Manning is widely considered one of the foremost pranksters in Big Blue's locker-room -- he has a lively sense of humor and can dish it as well as he takes it. ***PHOTO1*** Second-year wide receiver Odell Beckham...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford “Very Fortunate to Be Alive” After Surviving Serious Car Crash
June 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There's no downplaying the significance of what New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford went through over the weekend -- from the highest of highs to some pretty terrifying lows -- but there's also no denying that it feels like the entire ordeal was scripted in Hollywood: Superstar NFL athlete leaves wife...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Has Tendinitis in His Achilles; Odell Beckham Jr. a Sore Hamstring
June 1st, 2015 at 1:30 PM
When the New York Giants returned for Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Monday, they did so without tight end Larry Donnell and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Although both players appeared to be in good spirits on the sidelines, head coach Tom Coughlin said after practice that Beckham Jr. was...

Jason Pierre-Paul, Steve Weatherford not Participating in New York Giants’ Organized Team Activities
May 27th, 2015 at 11:36 AM
Not that it will come as any real surprise to anyone, but defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul was expectedly absent when the New York Giants rook the field on Wednesday morning for the start of their Organized Team Activities (OTAs). ***PHOTO1*** Pierre-Paul, who was designated as the Giants' franchise player earlier this offseason,...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Wins Jefferson Award for His Public Service
May 8th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As Steve Weatherford heads into his 10th season in the NFL, he has already accomplished winning a Super Bowl. And although the Super Bowl with the New York Giants in the 2011 season may be his greatest accomplishment on the field, Weatherford’s contributions off the field are something he is...

New York Giants Focused on the “Upside” and “Potential” of DE Owamagbe Odighizuwa
May 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
On Friday night, the New York Giants selected UCLA defensive lineman Owamagbe Odighizuwa in the third-round of the 2015 NFL Draft. It was a selection that made perfect sense given the team's need and desire to improve upon a pass rush that has disappointed in recent years, but one that...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: “Pieces are in Place” for Rebound in 2015
April 29th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford remembers what it was like to be a college kid trying to do the impossible and be drafted into the NFL. For him, it was in 2006 when he had the opportunity. ***PHOTO1*** Ultimately Weatherford would go the way of many college punters as an undrafted...

New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford Shares Opinion on Team’s Biggest Draft Needs
April 20th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Everyone has an opinion about what the New York Giants need to do in the upcoming NFL Draft on Thursday, April 30, and punter Steve Weatherford is just the latest to give his view on the team's biggest draft needs. ***PHOTO1*** While answering questions from fans, Weatherford was asked what he thought...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Trading Down an Unlikely Scenario for Big Blue
April 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the very last day of what usually encompasses the NFL offseason lull. Things will begin to pickup considerably tomorrow as Big Blue arrives for their voluntary offseason workout program, so get ready for some actual football-related news! ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time, kick...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Helping to Pay for Jersey City Prom
April 4th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford delivered a surprise of the ages for students in the Auditorium of William L. Dickinson High School this week, and when the punters face appeared on the screen through a skype call there was a sense of jubilation that spread throughout the Auditorium. ***PHOTO1*** Weatherford announced...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Relying on Eli Manning in 2015
April 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the weekend! The official start to the offseason workout program is still a little more than two weeks away and the NFL Draft is still more than a month away, so expect slow times here over the next 14 or so...

CBS Sports: New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Still a Top 5 NFL Head Coach
March 26th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
After two sub-.500 seasons, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is planted firmly on the hot seat. But even at 68-years-old and with no signs of slowing down, the common belief amongst fans, players and experts is that Coughlin remains one of the NFL's elite coaches. And in their...

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...

New York Giants Save Additional Cap Space by Restructuring Contract of Geoff Schwartz
March 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants, who had only roughly $8 million in remaining cap space earlier this week, have cleared an additional $2.1 million by restructuring the contract of offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz. ***PHOTO1*** Per NFLPA record, Schwartz had his 2015 salary dropped from $3.675 million to $1.675 million (cap hit from $4.975...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: People Underestimate Tom Coughlin’s Value to Team
March 17th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Year in and year out, no matter how well or poorly the New York Giants perform, head coach Tom Coughlin always appear to be on the "hot seat." And while that may just be the reality of life as a head coach in New York, Coughlin's players consistently stand by...

New York Giants Have $8,208,764 in Remaining Salary Cap Space
March 16th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Although it may feel like the New York Giants have been relatively quiet since the start of free agency last week, that's not actually been the case. With a total of five new additions and an additional five re-signings, Big Blue actually ranks near the top of the league in...