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Giants 2017 Schedule Preview: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
July 17th, 2017 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jameis WinstonKim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants' Week 4 clash on the road vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is an early-season game that could end up with major playoff implications. That's because if the Giants need a wild-card berth to reach the...

Summer School: Rhett Ellison, Evan Engram, And The Two-Tight End Offense
July 14th, 2017 at 9:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** William Hauser-USA TODAY Sports It shouldn't be news to anyone who watches the New York Giants that their offense was stagnant and predictable in 2016. They need to improve, and improve a lot, in 2017 if they want to make a run in the...

Players Say Eli Manning Is NFL’s 110th Best
June 27th, 2017 at 5:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Eli ManningJeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Four members of the New York Giants made the NFL Network Top 100 Players of 2017 list, with wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. checking in with the highest rank at No. 8. Giants quarterback Eli Manning was a notable...

Top 5 Individual Matchups Of Giants 2017 Season
June 23rd, 2017 at 12:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** [embedded content] It's one of the most dead periods in the NFL offseason. However, we're at a point where at least some kind of football has been played by each team during OTAs and mandatory mini-camps. That makes this dead period worse because we've been teased with the...

Giants No. 4 In 2017 NFL Brand Rankings
June 22nd, 2017 at 2:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Each year at the beginning of the summer, the "NFL Fan Base and Brand Rankings" are released. Teams are ranked by specific criteria and then slotted from best to worst. Michael Lewis of the Goizueta Business School at Emory University is the...

Giants 90-Man Roster: Josh Johnson Waits, Competes For Opportunity
June 20th, 2017 at 9:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** Josh JohnsonNoah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports Josh Johnson is the quintessential NFL backup quarterback, well-traveled but rarely used. So rarely used, in fact, that he hasn't appeared in an NFL game since 2013. Johnson has not thrown an NFL pass since 2011, when he...

90-Man Roster Preview: Jackrabbit Hops To Top Of Cornerback Rankings
June 18th, 2017 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Janoris JenkinsNoah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports Eyebrows were raised a year ago when the New York Giants gave Janoris Jenkins a five-year, $62.5 million contract with $28.8 million guaranteed. That's elite money, the eighth-highest contract in the NFL among cornerbacks, for a guy who...

90-man roster: LB Jonathan Casillas coming off career year
May 24th, 2017 at 9:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jonathan CasillasKirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports If you really think about it Jonathan Casillas is the poster child for what New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese has tried to do at the linebacker position over the past decade. Casillas came to...

New York Giants news, 5/19: JPP deal bone-headed? More news
May 19th, 2017 at 8:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jason Pierre-Paul gets a sack against the Cleveland Browns last season.Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Good morning, New York Giants fans! Let's get your day started with a check of the headlines. Paying big money for JPP a "bone-headed" move? Chris...

90-man roster: Will Eli Apple take a step forward?
May 17th, 2017 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** Eli AppleWilliam Hauser-USA TODAY Sports By now, we have been over this a million â?? maybe a gazillion â?? times. Eli Apple was not the player anyone expected the New York Giants to end up with 10th overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. That's...