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Chip Kelly Also an Eli Manning Fan: “Talk About a Stone-Cold Killer in the Fourth Quarter”
March 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may be changing the dynamic between the Iggles and New York Giants. After all, rather than relentless smack talk -- something his team continues to engage in despite his leadership -- Kelly has repeatedly showed Big Blue unprovoked respect. ***PHOTO1*** It initially started prior to Week...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Hints at Larger Role for Shane Vereen
March 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Earlier this week, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was gushing over the newest addition to his backfield, running back Shane Vereen, and seemed to imply he would have a bigger role than originally thought. ***PHOTO2*** Upon joining the Giants, Vereen was thought to be mostly a third-down back as an...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: What to Expect from Steve Spagnuolo’s Defense
March 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The major lull of the NFL offseason is finally upon us -- that fourth wave of nearly non-existent free agency coupled with the reality that the NFL Draft is still five weeks away. What to do, what to do? Don't worry, we've got you...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Optimistic Regarding Victor Cruz; Expects Return to Form
March 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin generally airs on the side of caution when it comes to injured players -- especially when the players have suffered an injury as substantial as wide receiver Victor Cruz (torn patellar tendon). But when asked about his other star wideout on Wednesday at...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings, Andre Williams Training Together; Expecting Dominance in 2015
March 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings was at the New York Mets spring training game on Tuesday to throw out the ceremonial first pitch, but caught up with Mets beat writer, Matt Ehalt, to discuss more than just said first pitch. And after taking a playful shot at 50...

Dwayne Harris Offers New York Giants Much More Value than Just a Return Man
March 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's been many years since the New York Giants heavily invested in a quality return man. In fact, over those years they’ve even let a few quality ones walk away such as Ron Dixon and Domenik Hixon, among many other serviceable return men who were nonchalantly relieved of their duties....

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...

Should New York Giants Draft Alabama WR Amari Cooper If He’s Available?
March 16th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants and General Manager Jerry Reese have long implemented a rather consistent NFL Draft strategy: select the best player available. ***PHOTO1*** In the 2010 NFL Draft, the Giants drafted a guy by the name of Jason Pierre-Paul, a defensive lineman when the team already had Justin Tuck and Osi...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Will Begin Running on Turf on Monday
March 15th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz is now 21 weeks out from suffering a torn patellar tendon and the good news is that he remains right on schedule with his rehab. In fact, the time has finally come for Cruz to take that next step in the recovery process,...

What Can New York Giants Expect from QB Eli Manning in 2015?
March 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Learning a new offense can be difficult, especially when you're a quarterback. And New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had never played under any NFL offensive coordinators besides Kevin Gilbride until last season when he played under Ben McAdoo. ***PHOTO1*** McAdoo's offense is much different then Gilbride's, with McAdoo's featuring a variety...

Dwayne Harris Excited to Bring His “Physical” Nature to New York Giants; Will Compete at WR
March 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In one of their very first moves of free agency, the New York Giants signed former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver/kick returner Dwayne Harris to a five-year, $17.5 million deal that included $7.1 million in guaranteed money. And upon being introduced by Big Blue, Harris expressed his excitement and wanted all...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings: “I Don’t Care Who They Bring in, This is My Year”
March 11th, 2015 at 5:25 PM
The New York Giants landed the versatile Shane Vereen earlier this week, and he will now serve as a nice asset to the Eli Manning-led offense. Vereen will bring in a different type of talent to a crowded backfield with Rashad Jennings and Andre Williams. ***PHOTO1*** As a result of the Giants...

New York Giants Victor Cruz Has Warning for Odell Beckham Jr.: Watch What You Say
March 6th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Since his arrival, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has earned rave reviews on more than just his on-field prowess. And while the young receiver has proven the hype to be true with numbers unprecedented since Randy Moss’ rookie season, the 2014 Offensive Rookie of the Year isn’t...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Aiming for a Training Camp Return; Says He’s at 75%
March 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When the injury initially occurred, most fans were horrified by the amount of pain New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz had displayed. Some even thought Cruz had played his last game in a Giants uniform after that Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in which Cruz tore his...

FOX Sports Ranks New York Giants No. 14 in Pre-Free Agency Power Rankings
February 26th, 2015 at 5:30 PM
Too early for NFL power rankings? We agree, but that hasn't stopped certain companies from releasing their early 2015-2016 lists, including FOX Sports, who have surprisingly listed the New York Giants all the way up at No. 14 overall. ***PHOTO1*** Eli Manning (30 TDs, 14 INTs) proved that the Giants don’t have...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz “Inspired” to Return in 2015, Prove His Doubters Wrong
February 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It’s been over four months since New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz went down with a season-ending injury in a Week 6 loss to the division rival Eagles. The very next day the road to recovery began for the Giants star receiver and team captain. ***PHOTO1*** This week Cruz gave us...

New York Giants Face an Interesting Situation at Wide Receiver Position
February 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Following the loss of Victor Cruz last season, the New York Giants were fortunate to have the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in Odell Beckham Jr. step up and keep the offense respectable. The loss of Cruz however, as well as his uncertain production upon return, has led many...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Says Team Can’t Rely on Victor Cruz 100%; Doesn’t Rule Out Drafting WR
February 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese is hopeful wide receiver Victor Cruz returns at 100% next season, but learning from past experience, he knows the team can't rely on it. Accordingly, the Giants may very well go into the 2015 NFL Draft with that in mind and draft another...

Giants Want Jason Pierre-Paul to Retire with Team & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
February 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium at the NFL Combine on Thursday for his annual press conference (see: tea) in a rather chipper and matter-of-fact mood. And among the things he discussed was his own contract security, desire to bring back defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, Ryan...

NFL Network Gives New York Giants Highest NFC East 2014 Rookie Grade
February 18th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
With the 2015 NFL Draft upcoming, it has given experts from around the league an opportunity to look back on the 2014 NFL Draft with a different set of eyes. And with that class now having gone through their first full season, Bucky Brooks decided to go back and re-grade...