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Chris Snee Has Been Voluntarily Helping New York Giants Evaluate Offensive Line Prospects
April 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Chris Snee may be retired, but he can't completely stay away from football. And while he may not be in the weight room around the clock or preparing for another NFL season, Tom Coughlin's son-in-law has been at the New York Giants complex in recent weeks voluntarily helping the team...

‘The Greatest Catch Ever Made’: Spike Lee Short Film Chronicles David Tyree’s Helmet Catch
April 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It’s hard to believe that it's been over seven years since David Tyree, who is now the Director of Player Development for the New York Giants, hauled down one of the most remarkable catches of all-time in the most crucial of moments. It was a catch that helped propel Big...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Learning to Control Emotions Ahead of 2015 Season
April 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the world by storm during his rookie season of 2014, dominating the league for 12 games, setting records, earning awards and honors, and essentially taking over newspaper and magazine headlines. ***PHOTO1*** Almost all of it was a positive. Almost. With the rapid climb to...

Justin Pugh Introduces Murphy; Would Like to See New York Giants Draft “That Kid from Iowa”
April 23rd, 2015 at 4:30 PM
New York Giants offensive lineman Justin Pugh spoke to the media on Thursday, giving us insight into how his offseason went, what he'd like to see from himself and the Giants offensive line next season, and even found time to talk about his new puppy, Murphy -- a puppy who...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on 2015 Schedule: “We Will Face a Challenge Every Week”
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday night, the NFL released the 2015 regular season schedule for all 32 teams and to say the New York Giants have it rough would be a bit of an understatement. Sure, from a strength of schedule standpoint, it could be far worse as Big Blue faces only the...

New York Giants’ Chykie Brown Implies He Will Convert to Safety for 2015 Season
April 15th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Even with the addition of defensive back Josh Gordy, whom the team (unofficially) signed on Tuesday, the New York Giants still have a significant problem at the safety position. Going into the 2015 regular season, the team currently has only three full-time safeties on the roster -- Cooper Taylor, Nat...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz Planning Dual Touchdown Celebration
April 13th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receivers Victor Cruz and Odell Beckham Jr. are looking forward to working together for a full season in 2015, and so much so that the pair is planning to combine forces for a special touchdown celebration. ***PHOTO1*** Cruz and Beckham Jr. have become infamous for their respective end...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Does It Make Sense for Big Blue to Trade Down?
April 12th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! We're now waist-deep in the NFL offseason lull and there is literally nothing going on. Accordingly, it seems like it's about time to revive some old offseason articles here at Giants 101, so expect some of those change-of-pace pieces real soon. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time,...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Knee Rehab is “One of Most Difficult Things I’ve Had to Go Through”
April 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he went down in Week 6 against the Philadelphia Eagles, it was obvious that New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was going to face a long, painful and mentally exhausting road to recovery. To say those expectations have now been met would be an understatement, as...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin One of League’s Least Aggressive Coaches on Fourth-and-Short
April 8th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With 25 years of experience under his belt as either a head or assistant coach in the NFL, Tom Coughlin has been around long enough to let some of his tendencies show. At 68-years-old, Coughlin is also the oldest coach in the NFL and his methodology is often reflective of...

Giants’ Bennett Jackson Open to Moving to Safety; Notre Dame Coaches Also Suggested Transition
April 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin recently admitted that he's thinking of switching cornerback Bennett Jackson to safety in order to fill the void still existent at the position, which wouldn't be the first time someone suggested Jackson could make the switch. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson, who spent his first season with Big...

New York Giants “High” on Syracuse Safety Durell Eskridge: Report
April 7th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants will undoubtedly be looking for a safety during the 2015 NFL Draft and Syracuse safety Durell Eskridge is someone Big Blue is high on. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-3, 208 lbs. safety has good athleticism along with size and quickness that could allow him to play free safety in the...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Rashad Jennings Best Early-Down Option for Big Blue?
April 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! And for us Duke fans (yes, I am a Duke fan) a very happy Tuesday, indeed. We're slowly inching towards the start of the offseason workout program and the 2015 NFL Draft, but like when we were kids in the weeks leading up to...

What Recent History Suggests About New York Giants’ 2015 NFL Draft Plan by Mybookie.ag
April 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The best way to envisage the future is to understand the past. When it comes to the New York Giants we can get the rough idea of what the General Manager Jerry Reese is anticipating to do in this year just by looking at the recent draft classes he has...

“Frustrated” Tom Coughlin Ready to Return New York Giants to Winning Ways
April 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Already the NFL's oldest head coach, Tom Coughlin will turn 69-years-old in late August, but maintains he has no desire -- not even a passing thought -- to retire. And part of the reason for his continued desire to succeed ironically stems from the New York Giants' recent failures, which...

Victor Cruz’s 99-Yard Touchdown Vs. New York Jets Voted “Best Play at MetLife Stadium”
March 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In 2011, Christmas came early for New York Giants fans thanks in large part to wide receiver Victor Cruz. After a week of relentless trash talk coming from Rex Ryan and the New York Jets, Big Blue went into their Week 16 game with more than a little bit to...

New York Giants’ Trumaine McBride Likely to Start at Nickel Corner in 2015
March 31st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
With Walter Thurmond III now calling the Philadelphia Eagles home and Zach Bowman still an unrestricted free agent, it would appear as if the New York Giants are in serious need of another cornerback -- specially one who can come in and play the nickel. And while a few solid...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz on Recovery: “I’m About 70% There”
March 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Earlier this month, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz took another huge step in his recovery from a torn patellar tendon when he finally got out of the pool and ran on turf for the very first time since his injury. ***PHOTO1*** It was a moment that caught the attention of...

New York Giants Have “a Lot of Interest” in Nebraska’s Randy Gregory: Report
March 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may have signed defensive end George Selvie earlier this month, but that does not necessarily mean they're out of the market at the position or for another quality pass rusher. After all, what's the saying? "You can never have enough pass rushers." ***PHOTO1*** One potential pass rusher they...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Poised to Shine in Make-or-Break Season
March 28th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Much like his entire team, New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle is about to embark on a 2015 campaign that is a make-or-break season. ***PHOTO2*** Randle, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent after this upcoming season, must prove to the Giants and other teams looking for a receiver...