Posts Tagged ‘Running Backs’

Rashad Jennings Perfect Fit for Giants Offense

It’s official, the New York Giants have finally signed their running back for the new system of Ben McAdoo in 2014. The number is four years and $14 million for the former Oakland Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars back, which seems quite fair for both sides involved. This will be Rashad Jennings‘ first crack at starting a […]

NFL Combine Schedule Announced

We’re less than a week away from the NFL Combine, the largest collective scouting mechanism for draft prospects. via Bleacher Report – here’s the important stuff: When: Feb. 22-25 (pre-workout activities such as interviews will begin on Feb. 19) Where: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Ind. TV: NFL Network (Begins at 9 a.m. ET each day) […]

“Go ahead and mock my draft!” The Giants move up and draft Jadeveon Clowney!

My opinion; a player like Jadeveon Clowney, only comes along once every ten years or so at least that is what the NFL draft pundits say. So by the time the next player like Jadeveon comes along the Giants might have already won a couple more Super Bowls if they take my advice and give […]

NY Giants Draft Musings

The NY Giants need to address one thing and one thing only in this upcoming draft: the offensive line. I don’t care if Sammy Watkins or even Jadeveon Clowney fall to us; I don’t care about how high the ceiling is on either of them. The Giants only focus needs to be on the offensive […]

Justin Pugh Dry Heaves Before Every Game

I was looking over Justin Pugh’s long list of first year accomplishments just now via Giants.com and what struck me most about his career is how routine oriented he and Chris Snee have been since they began playing football at a high level. Both OL’s puke before each and every game… Wow. Pugh has come […]

Giants Run Defense Gets No Respect

I’ll get right to the point.  Since Jon Beason has come aboard, the entire NY Giant defense has seen a huge resurgence in physical play.   The other day when questioned about facing backup QB’s the last several games, Beason didn’t pull any punches.  He said: “We don’t get much props for shutting down the […]

Quote: Beason Says Giants Not Respected For Shutting Down Run

Jon Beason on the state of the NY Giants defense. “People can say we haven’t faced the best quarterbacks, but we don’t get much props for shutting down the top running backs either. To me, it all depends on how you want to spin it. Guys are going to say you haven’t played anybody, but […]

Perry Fewell’s Adjustments Paying Dividends

Perry Fewell was hired by the New York Giants on January 14th, 2010. He replaced Bill Sheridan, who was fired after the 2009 season in which the New York Giants were ranked 13th in Total Defense. When the G-Men won the Super Bowl in 2007, their defense ranked 7th in that category. 2008, they ranked […]

Reports Confirm Giants Looking to Add More Veteran Running Backs

That's the 3rd name. Haven't been able to confirm yet. RT @JasonLaCanfora: Also hearing ex-Jet Joe McKnight among group Giants bringing in — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 9, 2013 According to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports, the Giants are officially bringing in Joe McKnight formerly of the NY Jets, Willis McGahee formerly of the Denver […]

Lockout Next Season Is “Very Likely”

From ESPN NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith says the chance of a lockout after next season is a “14” on a scale of 1-to-10. Painting a bleak labor outlook Thursday, Smith said the NFL would receive $5 billion from its network television deals even if no games are played in 2011. He regarded […]