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Steve Weatherford Posts “Thank You” and “Goodbye” Video to New York Giants and Their Fans
September 4th, 2015 at 5:40 PM
If it wasn't already hard enough saying goodbye to punter Steve Weatherford, he made it a little bit harder on Friday evening. ***PHOTO1*** Weatherford, alongside his wife and children, posted a farewell video on YouTube praising New York Giants co-owner John Mara and head coach Tom Coughlin -- holding each to the...

New York Giants Release Punter Steve Weatherford
September 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have begun work to trim their roster to 53-men and the first casualty comes from an unlikely source, as the team has reportedly released punter Steve Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** Although downright shocking on the surface, the release of Weatherford had been foreshadowed by head coach Tom Coughlin in recent...

Enigma That is New York Giants DE Damontre Moore was on Full Display Thursday Night
September 4th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Why doesn't New York Giants defensive end Damontre Moore receive more playing time? It's a question that gets asked countless times every year since Big Blue selected him in the third-round of the 2013 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** There's no denying that Moore has potentially elite talent. We've all seen it, whether it...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Explains Decision to Bench Eli Manning, Odell Beckham Jr. in Preseason Finale
September 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
A few days prior to their preseason finale against the New England Patriots, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin indicated that his starters would play one, possibly two series before putting a bow on their preseason. But when kickoff came on Thursday night, both quarterback Eli Manning and wide...

“The Return” Remains on Hold as New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Out Against Patriots
September 2nd, 2015 at 1:21 PM
After a remarkable recovery from a torn patellar tendon suffered early last season, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was expected to play in at least two of the team's preseason games. However, the injury bug struck once again and Cruz has recently been shut down by what head...

New York Giants Feeling Cautiously Optimistic About Jon Beason’s Recovery
September 2nd, 2015 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (knee) sat out of practice on Tuesday and will not play against the New England Patriots on Thursday night, but there's building optimism that the veteran will be able to return in time for the team's regular season opener against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** "He feels...

Overwhelming Number of Injuries Have Complicated New York Giants’ Roster Decisions
September 2nd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants made several moves as they trimmed their roster to 75 men. Among said moves was the placement of left tackle Will Beatty (pec) on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, the placement of safeties Bennett Jackson (ACL) and Josh Gordy (hip) on season-ending...

Giants’ Eli Manning not Concerned with Poor Preseason: “It’s not Going to Affect Our Confidence”
September 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
When the 2015 NFL preseason began, one of the major storylines was the explosive New York Giants offense and how nearly unstoppable many expected them to be. However, as the team prepares for their final preseason game against the New England Patriots on Thursday -- a game in which the...

Cullen Jenkins: New York Giants Struggle with Adjusting to Adversity
August 31st, 2015 at 4:55 PM
The New York Giants certainly have been faced with their fair share of adversity over the past several seasons, but their main issue? Forget injuries, it's been their ability (or inability, as it were) to react to said adversity, believes defensive lineman tackle Cullen Jenkins. ***PHOTO1*** "This is the NFL," Jenkins told...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz not Cleared to Jog, Calls Calf Issue a “Setback”
August 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Even before Monday afternoon press conferences, it was abundantly clear that Victor Cruz's "minor" calf injury was anything but minor with head coach Tom Coughlin confirming that the New York Giants wide receiver had not yet been cleared to practice. And what had originally began as a seemingly irrelevant hydration...