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Giants CB Eli Apple Fined for Tweeting on the Sideline During Sunday’s Loss

Giants corner Eli Apple is going to have a little less money in his pocket, as today he was fined an undisclosed amount by the team for tweeting while on the sideline during Sunday’s loss to the Cowboys. Apple owned up to the mistake on Thursday, stating “I wasn’t confused. It was just a mistake […]

Fired Giants GM Jerry Reese Releases Statement After Being Dismissed

Former Giants general manager Jerry Reese, who was fired Monday along with head coach Ben McAdoo, released this statement through the team on Tuesday, James Kratch of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. “I would like to thank the New York Football Giants for allowing me the opportunity to be a part of such an amazing franchise […]

Tom Coughlin Comes to the Defense of Eli Manning After Benching

Tom Coughlin may no longer be the coach of the Giants, but he quickly came to his former quarterback Eli Manning’s defense after news broke that the Giants are benching him for the foreseeable future and will start Geno Smith against the Raiders Sunday, Ari Gilberg of the New York Daily News reports. “Surprised is […]

Giants Awarded LB Nigel Harris, Waive DE Romeo Okwara

The Giants made a couple roster moves today, as the team picked up LB Nigel Harris, and waived second-year defensive end Romeo Okwara. Nine days ago, Nigel Harris helped the Los Angeles Chargers defeat the Giants with two tackles on kickoffs in the final five minutes. Today, he joined the Giants’ roster. The Giants were […]

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. Says He’s Feeling Fine After Monday Debut

Odell Beckham Jr. said Thursday that he has not experienced any setbacks with his injured ankle this week after making his debut Monday and he expects to be more involved this week against the Eagles, ESPN reports. “I came out straight. I didn’t have any setbacks or anything like that. So, keep ramping up the […]

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Status for Opener in Doubt Due to Ankle Injury

The biggest question around Giants camp Tuesday all had to do with the ankle of one Odell Beckham, and if he will be ready to go for opening day against the high powered Dallas Cowboys. Well, for Beckham, his status is very much in doubt. Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports that […]

Giants Players Ticked at Browns and Fans Over Hit That Took Down WR Odell Beckham Jr.

Landon Collins and Damon Harrison ripped into both Browns DB Briean Boddy-Calhoun and Cleveland’s fans on Monday night for the hit on Odell Beckham and the crowd’s reaction to it, Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News reports. “You don’t ‘boo’ somebody when they get hurt,” Harrison said in a string of tweets. “Not […]

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 […]