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New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Says Doctors are Amazed at His Quick Recovery
December 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has been recovering from a torn patellar tendon for the better part of 10 weeks now, and while he still has a long road of rehab ahead, Cruz said on Thursday during a visit to The Rachael Ray Show that doctors are amazed...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Benched in Victory Over Redskins; Eli Manning not Pleased
December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the second time in three weeks, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin benched third-year receiver Rueben Randle in the first quarter of a game; this one being in the first quarter of the team's 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Randle was also benched two weeks ago...

Emergence of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Will Take Pressure Off Victor Cruz
December 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
If there has been one highlight about this disappointing season for the New York Giants, it has undoubtedly been rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' 2014 first-round draft pick has surely opened the eyes of many, as the future looks very bright for the young wide receiver. The talent level...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. on Zach Mettenberger: “He’s as Tough as They Come”
December 7th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
As the New York Giants and Tennessee Titans square off on Sunday, two rookies from LSU will be taking the field for their respective teams. Both former Tigers are looking forward to playing against each other, although they will not be on the field at the same time. But, at...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers Suffered Torn Pectoral Muscle; Done for Rest of 2014: Report
December 1st, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The New York Giants already had 14 players on season-ending injured reserve. They're about to get their 15th player on that unfortunate list. ***PHOTO1*** Giants defensive end and current sack leader Robert Ayers left Sunday's 25-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars with a pectoral injury and it was feared that he could...

Popularity Skyrockets for New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Following “The Catch”
November 27th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Just a mere 24 hours after rewriting the laws of gravity with his sensational one-handed touchdown catch against the Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. became the center of attention Monday at an autograph signing with fellow receiver Victor Cruz at the Steiner Sports in...

Odell Beckham Jr. Offers New York Giants a Very Bright Future at Wide Receiver Position
November 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed touchdown catch on Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys will be talked about for years to come and will be near, if not at the top of every sports analyst's list of the top plays of the year. But Beckham's touchdown reception, his second of the...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Progressing Well from Knee Injury; Off Crutches
November 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The last time the fans of the New York Giants saw Victor Cruz was about a month ago when he went down for the season with a torn patellar tendon injury against the Philadelphia Eagles; an injury that required immediate surgery the following day. ***PHOTO1*** Since the injury, Cruz has been out...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 11
November 18th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 5.2 Points Last Game: 11.32 Points Despite having an improved and...

49ers’ Colin Kaepernick Calls New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. a “Hell of a Player”
November 17th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The 3-7 New York Giants haven’t had much to be excited about this season. Since the year began, Giants fans have watched a stretch that has been filled with disappointing losses and injuries to crucial players. These injuries have not only depleted their secondary, but have the Giants playing the...

Did Seattle Seahawks’ Struggles Vs. Cowboys, Raiders Offer New York Giants Some Hope?
November 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Standing at 3-5, the New York Giants are in dire need of a win. If they intend on remaining relevant in the second half of the year, they must find a way to pull off an upset win this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, which is, perhaps,...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Ready to Challenge Richard Sherman: “Why not Embrace That Opportunity?”
November 5th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Already at 3-5, things will get no easier for the New York Giants come Sunday as they travel to Washington to take on the Seattle Seahawks. And with Victor Cruz and Jerrel Jernigan each out for the season, a lot of pressure will be placed on youngsters like Rueben Randle...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: Time for Us to Stop Making Excuses and Win Football Games
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A week away has seen the New York Giants make some changes and adjust for the second half of the season. The 3-4 New York squad got a bit of a break with the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys both losing in Week 8, with the Cowboys losing a division...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese: I’ll Never Bet Against Tom Coughlin
October 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"Nine game, we have nine games left." That was the message Tom Coughlin delivered to the New York Giants on Monday during their first practice back following the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, they're 3-4, have lost team captains Victor Cruz and Jon Beason for the rest of the season and have dropped...

NFL Trade Deadline: Teams Calling Buccaneers on WR Vincent Jackson; Will Giants Have Interest?
October 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the trade deadline approaching this week, we've already seen two trades go down in the league; one of which shook the core and foundation of the defending champion Seattle Seahawks when Percy Harvin got dealt to the New York Jets. Another wide receiver in the league could be on...

New York Giants to Odell Beckham Jr.: You’re a Veteran, not a Rookie Anymore
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz almost two weeks ago in Philadelphia, it's all but forced rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to go from being eased into the offense and into a much larger role in the offense. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Beckham has answered the call for the Giants; scoring three...

New York Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. Filling Void Left by Victor Cruz Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. missed the first four games of his rookie season, but that hasn't stopped him from making an impact for the New York Giants once he was ready to hit the field. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham has 10 catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns in his three games for the Giants....

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Visited Victor Cruz in Hospital After Sunday Night’s Game
October 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Throughout much of last week, there was a lot of trash talking between the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. Even after the Eagles 27-0 victory over the Giants, some players like Jason Kelce continued to take shots at the team. ***PHOTO1*** So when the news came down that a member of...

Early 2014 NFL Draft Reexamination: Odell Beckham Jr. Vs. Zack Martin
October 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Back in May, the New York Giants held the No. 12 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft and they went to the air with their pick, selecting wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. out of LSU. Many analysts projected that they would instead lean towards the blocking end of the...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Suffered No Additional Damage to Knee; Has “No Doubt” He’ll Return in 2015
October 17th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
For the first time since suffering a torn patella tendon in a 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz spoke with the media on Friday. And while he admitted to being "down in the dumps," he said he feels more than...