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Giants WR Sterling Shepard Expected to Be Okay After Ankle Injury

Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard is expected to be “in the clear” after suffering an ankle injury during Wednesday’s practice, a source told Jordan Raanan of ESPN on Friday. Shepard, who was carted off the practice field, had an MRI on Thursday. Coach Ben McAdoo, who initially described the injury as “a sprained ankle, a […]

Giants Ink Former Bengals Kicker Mike Nugent

Mike Nugent, a 13-year veteran who has played in 158 regular-season and postseason games, was signed by the Giants today, Michael Eisen of Giants.com reports. He will vie for the job with Aldrick Rosas, who has never played in a regular-season game but had been the only kicker on the Giants’ roster. Nugent, 35, has […]

Odell Beckham Jr. Wants to Be the NFL’s Highest Paid WR

Odell Beckham Jr. has loftier goals than being the NFL’s highest-paid wide receiver — he wants to be the NFL’s highest-paid player, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports. The Giants star wide receiver made the declaration in a video posted by the UNINTERRUPTED on Thursday. “It’s like the elephant in the room, and you don’t want […]

Can Giants QB Eli Manning Have a Bounce Back Season for Big Blue?

Many fans are looking for Giants quarterback Eli Manning to have a big 2017, as last season he threw 9 less touchdowns and two more interceptions than he did in 2015. Sure he led the Giants to the postseason, but he just didn’t play as well as he did in 2015, when he threw 35 […]

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Travels to Texas to Make a Young Boys Dream Come True

It’s been easy over the years for those around the NFL to take shots at Giants wide out Odell Beckham Jr. for some of his on the field conduct, but no one can say anything bad about him in terms of the story of him traveling to Texas to visit a young fan with a […]

WR Odell Beckham to Be a Giant for Life if Owner John Mara Has His Way

There’s no question that the Giants want star wide out Odell Beckham to be around for a long, long time, and one big fan of that is John Mara, James Kratch of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Mara, the team’s president and CEO, said the team hopes to see the star receiver end his career with […]

Giants Co-Owner Mara on Team’s Not Signing QB Colin Kaepernick: “It’s an Emotional, Emotional Issue”

Six years ago, Colin Kaepernick was a second-round selection of the 49ers. Three years ago, he led them to the Super Bowl. Nine months ago, everything changed when he stepped outside the bubble of sports and became a lightning rod for taking a knee during the national anthem—his way of protesting the continued oppression of […]

Giants to Add Two Defensive Vets – Duke Ihenacho and Devin Taylor

The Giants are making some moves on their hopeful improving defense, as NewsDay reports the team is bringing in a couple veteran defensive players. The Giants are adding depth to a defense that is returning almost entirely intact from a season ago, agreeing to terms with two veteran free agents, safety Duke Ihenacho and defensive […]

Giants Ink 2017 Second-Round Pick Dalvin Tomlinson to a Four-Year Deal

The first member of the Giants’ 2017 rookie class signed his contract less than two weeks after the draft. Second-round pick Dalvin Tomlinson signed on Wednesday, Dan Duggan of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Tomlinson’s four-year contract is worth $4.57 million with a $1.46 million signing bonus. His salary cap hit for 2017 is $831,184. Tomlinson […]

A Rundown of All the New York Giants 2017 NFL Draft Picks

Sports Illustrated has a complete rundown of all of the Giants 2017 Draft Picks and some commentary as well. Round 1, Pick 23 (No. 23 overall) Evan Engram, TE, Ole Miss: If you happened to follow the SI draft rankings, it was Engram and not David Njoku who slotted in as this class’s No. 2 […]