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New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara: Philadelphia Eagles Really Miss DeSean Jackson
October 9th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Despite the fact that they are 4-1 this season and in a tie for first place in the NFC East, the Philadelphia Eagles offense doesn't quite have the same draw to it. ***PHOTO1*** At least, that's how New York Giants starting cornerback Prince Amukamara sees them on the film and on the...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 4
October 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Benches Himself in Favor of Vernon Davis; Loses Fantasy Matchup
October 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was swooped up off of the waiver wire in bulk prior to last Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, and he ultimately won many fantasy players their Week 4 matchup. Ironically, the one fantasy player he didn't help to victory was, well ......

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Guarantees He’ll Get a Pick-Six During 2014 Season
October 1st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants defense, especially the secondary, is playing with an all-time high in confidence right now. ***PHOTO1*** It would make sense since they lead the NFL in interceptions (with 7) after this past week when they got to Kirk Cousins four times in their 45-14 domination of the Washington Redskins...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Larry Donnell is Key to Team’s Recent Success
September 29th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Remember when the New York Giants didn't have a legitimate tight end on the team in the preseason? That seems like a long time ago, especially with the emergence of Larry Donnell through the first four games of the season. ***PHOTO1*** At first, the Giants were considering going with a tight-end-by-committee at...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Loving New Twist on Offense; Sees Endless Possibilities
September 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
During the New York Giants' 45-14 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night, offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo came up with a new twist and a bit of a wrinkle to an offense still trying to get the hang of the West Coast offense. ***PHOTO1*** It was using Victor Cruz out of...

Giants’ Jon Beason Didn’t Feel Great Before Redskins Game; Expects to Play Vs. Falcons
September 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since re-aggravating the foot injury that he initially hurt back in June, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason has been on the sidelines for the New York Giants trying to get his foot healed up enough to return to the field. ***PHOTO1*** After sitting out of the Giants Week 3 win over...

Emergence of Larry Donnell is Opening up Options for New York Giants Offense
September 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
For most fans, the most satisfying thing coming out of the New York Giants' victory over the Washington Redskins Thursday night was the emergence of tight end Larry Donnell. ***PHOTO1*** If anyone had any lingering reservations about Donnell's potential, it was probably because they hadn't seen enough of him in his three-year...

As First Quarter of NFL Season Comes to a Close, Eli Manning is Leading Giants Resurgence
September 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Believe it or not, the first quarter of the 2014 New York Giants NFL season is already over. To most, it feels like it’s just begun. To a certain breed however, every ping, every hit, every verbal barb, and every loss has been felt. It counts. ***PHOTO1*** Without making an outright full...

Giants’ Victor Cruz: Eli Manning Running for a TD is Like Seeing a UFO or Unicorn
September 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning high-stepped into the endzone from one-yard out on Thursday night against the Washington Redskins, it was only fifth time in his 11-year NFL career that he scored a touchdown on the ground. In fact, it's such a rarity that wide receiver Victor Cruz...

New York Giants Offense Continues to Improve; Preseason Weakness Becoming a Strength
September 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants offense has continued to improve every week since the start of the season. But it wasn't too long ago that the Giants were being blown out on Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions. It also wasn’t too long ago that Giants fans were blaming quarterback...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 4
September 27th, 2014 at 7:00 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: 32.1 Points Last Week: 17.26 Points Eli Manning, riding on the...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: We Have the Talent to Win a Championship
September 26th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
It's amazing what a span of two weeks can do for the New York Giants. Two weeks ago after an ugly loss to the Arizona Cardinals, the Giants were 0-2, staring down another 0-3 start and disaster was starting to set in for this team because of the familiarities of...

Prince Amukamara on Kirk Cousins: He was “Staring Down” Receivers; Made Reading Him Easy
September 26th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
So why were the New York Giants defense able to make four interceptions on Washington Redskins backup quarterback Kirk Cousins on Thursday night in a 45-14 blowout victory at FedEx Field? ***PHOTO1*** As Prince Amukamara, who had one of the four interceptions put it, he has a pretty big tell and one...

Washington Redskins’ Ryan Kerrigan on New York Giants: “They Flat Out Kicked Our Ass”
September 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It was a dominating win for the New York Giants on Thursday night as they manhandled the Washington Redskins 45-14 at FedEx Field for their second win of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were completely dominant on every aspect of the game from offense to defense and limited the turnovers (shouldn't have...

New York Giants not Happy Over Rueben Randle Touchdown Turned Interception
September 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle had the ball secure, two feet were down and he turned upfield for the touchdown. At least that's how it appeared to nearly everyone watching. But as Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather made the hit and dislodged the ball that had already crossed...

Following Huge Win, New York Giants QB Eli Manning Takes a Moment to Honor Derek Jeter
September 26th, 2014 at 7:55 AM
As New York Yankees short stop Derek Jeter came to the plate in the bottom of the 9th inning -- his final game in the Bronx prior to retirement -- it seemed almost inevitable that it would end with a walkoff. And when it did, all anyone could do is...

Eli Manning’s Five Touchdowns Lead New York Giants to 45-14 Blowout Victory Over Redskins
September 25th, 2014 at 11:34 PM
Leading up to Thursday night's game against the Washington Redskins, nearly 90% of all polled sports fans (via ESPN) predicted the New York Giants would be blown out by their divisional rivals. Apparently, despite two consecutive strong performances, most across the country still didn't believe in quarterback Eli Manning &...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’s “Feeling as Good as Ever”
September 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While Odell Beckham Jr. is not going to play tonight for the New York Giants against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field, but the likelihood of him playing in 11 days time against the Atlanta Falcons is slowly increasing by the day. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' No. 1 draft pick in the 2014...

Playing Thursday Night on the Road Presents Unique Challenge for New York Giants
September 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The disparaging part for teams playing games on Thursday nights is the short week that they have ahead of them. They only have four days to prepare, two days to practice, and one day of traveling. For Tom Coughlin's New York Giants, his team has now faced that challenge. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants...