Giants not committing publicly to picking up Beckham's option

Odell Beckham Jr is one of the most talented wide receivers in football, so picking up the fifth-year option on his rookie contract seems like a no-brainer for the New York Giants. It would be shocking if they let Beckham hit the free agent market next offseason, but for some reason they have yet to make their decision official.Ralph Vacchiano of SNY notes that there “seems to...
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NFL Draft: LB Tyus Bowser a dark horse candidate for New York Giants?

Houston edge rusher checks off much of what Giants look for The NFL Draft is a beautiful and confounding thing. We spend months obsessing over the perfect player for the New York Giants to take and we all pick our favorites, narrow it down to a couple of choices and threaten bodily harm to our televisions if it doesn’t pan out our way. Then funny things happen and the Giants take...
Via Big Blue View
1 hour ago

2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Jermaine Eluemunor, OT, Texas A&M

The former rugby player has scouts intrigued. Is he on the Giants’ radar? One of the common beliefs with regards to the New York Giants is that they want to come away from the 2017 NFL Draft with an offensive lineman who can be an upgrade in the near term, at some position. However, the draft doesn’t always work out like you plan -- in fact, things falling into place according...
Via Big Blue View
2 hours ago

If Giants trade up in NFL Draft, who should they target? | Mailbag

If Giants general manager Jerry Reese wanted to trade up in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, Alabama tight end O.J. Howard is an obvious target. What about Stanford's Christian McCaffrey. Also, breaking down the interest in Florida linebacker Jarrad Davis and more.
2 hours ago

Weekend news roundup: New York Giants

Ben McAdoo on brutal schedule: ‘We’ll make the best of it’The NFL officially announced the 2017 regular season schedule earlier this week, and to say the New York Giants got hosed would be an understatement. 3 Players The New York Giants Can Take At No. 23 Who Aren’t O-linemenHere are three players Jerry Reese and the New York Giants can take 23rd overall in the NFL Draft...
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Giants RB Paul Perkins went back to school this offseason

Perkins earned his degree from UCLA this spring. Watch video EAST RUTHERFORD -- If there was a silver lining to the Giants' early playoff exit last season, it's that running back Paul Perkins didn't fall further behind on his schoolwork. Perkins returned to UCLA after his rookie season to complete his final semester and earn...
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‘What can’t he do’: This versatile running back on Giants’ radar

The question was posed then answered with a question, which really is all you need to know about what the Giants think about Christian McCaffrey. “What can’t he do?’’ This, from someone familiar with the Giants’ thinking heading into the NFL draft, is a four-word synopsis of a player viewed as a perfect fit in...
Via New York Post
10 hours ago

New York Giants: Jerry Reese Won’t Commit To Exercising Odell Beckham Jr.’s Fifth-Year Option

When talking to the media this week, New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese wouldn’t exactly commit to exercising the fifth-year option of wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (peep the tweet below) May 3 is the deadline in which the Giants would have to make it happen, which would keep Beckham Jr. with the team through 2018. It is reported by SNY’s Ralph Vacchiano that OBJ...
Via Big Blue Unbiased
16 hours ago

The hyped QB project and wild cards for Giants to draft

Looking at quarterbacks and special-teamers for the Giants to target in the draft. It has reached the point that if the Giants do not take a quarterback in the first half of the draft, it would be an upset. They pulled a stunner in free agency by signing Geno Smith, coming off knee surgery, and it sounds as...
Via New York Post
17 hours ago

Could the Giants move on from Odell Beckham Jr. after this season?

On the surface, it would seem like an obvious decision. The New York Giants have less than two weeks to decide whether to pick up the fifth-year option on the rookie contract of wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Said option would pay OBJ an estimated $8 million for the 2018 season. When comparing to the salaries of other top-end receivers in the NFL, that’s pretty much peanuts. In...
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New York Giants: Analyzing Jerry Reese’s pre-draft press conference

Every year prior to the draft New York Giants fans seem to hear the same thing from Jerry Reese, and it is something along the lines of, we are targeting the best player available when it is our turn to select a prospect. However, this year in Reese’s pre-draft press conference, there were some notable takeaways. The first was the best player available strategy Reese alludes to...
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New York Giants: Update On Jason Pierre-Paul’s Return From Injury

For the third time in four years, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul failed to play more than 12 games in 2016. Over that time span, the 28-year-old defensive end has dealt with injuries to his groin, back, and, most notably, his hand. Last season, Pierre-Paul saw his season end in Week 13 vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers, injuring his groin, resulting in season-ending surgery...
Via Big Blue Unbiased
1 day ago

Giants’ grueling schedule a test of endurance as much as skill

The opponents were known months before, as were the locations of the games. And so the Giants knew their 2017 schedule would be challenging, both from a travel and quality-of-opponent perspective. They did not know just how challenging until this past Thursday, when the order of the games was revealed. The anticipation of what is...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

WATCH: Who will the New York Giants pick at 23 in the 2017 NFL Draft?

SNY NFL Insider Ralph Vacchiano and Draft Analyst Tony Pauline predict whom the New York Giants might take at No. 23 overall in the upcoming NFL Draft.
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New York Giants schedule review

The National Football League released the schedules for all 30 teams Thursday night and the New York Giants are handed a tough task. New York is faced with a difficult schedule heading into next season. They have an NFL-high four games against teams coming off their bye week. They also are set to square off with the AFC and NFC West divisions creating a travel schedule that is near...
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New York Giants: Sleeper Report NFL Draft Edition

While the bigger names jump to the forefront of most Giants mock drafts, there are a few hidden gems lurking in the darkness of the draft. Remember Ahmad Bradshaw? He was picked in the seventh round by the New York Giants in the 2007 NFL draft. Richard Sherman? Drafted in the fifth round of the […] New York Giants: Sleeper Report NFL Draft Edition - GMEN HQ - GMEN HQ - A NY Giants...
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Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery to repair four injuries, ‘OK’ now

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul appears is one tough cookie. The pass rusher said he’s doing “OK” after an offseason surgery that repaired four internal injuries. The one-time Super Bowl champion had an excellent bounce-back 2016 season following his 4th of July injury, recording seven sacks and a combined 53 tackles in 12 games. He also scored a touchdown...
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New York Giants draft choices

The NFL Draft is a week away and with that comes plenty of mock drafts and questions for every NFL franchise regarding potential needs and fits in this years draft. For the New York Giants they have plenty of needs for a team that is close to contending for a Super Bowl. They possessed one of the best defensive lines and secondary in the league in 2016-17. Landon Collins came into...
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Eli Manning angrily denies fake memorabilia allegations

Eli Manning spoke with reporters on Thursday about the ongoing memorabilia scandal within the New York Giants organization, and the quarterback vehemently denied taking part in any wrongdoing.Manning, who is part of a lawsuit from memorabilia dealers who claim he participated in a fraud scheme, assured reporters he did nothing illegal and said he is being “attacked.” Manning...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Giants have interest in Peterson, Blount

The New York Giants are still looking to bolster their backfield after they released Rashad Jennings back in February, but that does not mean they are willing to spend a fortune on the position.According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Giants have interest in free agent veterans Adrian Peterson and LeGarrette Blount. However, they have no intention of overpaying for either...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben McAdoo greets players with reminder of Giants’ playoff loss

Giants players who showed up for the team’s voluntary offseason workouts saw something that looked familiar.Head coach Ben McAdoo played a video of the speech he gave in the locker room following the Giants’ 38-13 wild-card loss at Green Bay, according to the New York Post.“He definitely still wants that to be an image in our head, showing us that,” second-year receiver Sterling...
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WATCH: Odell Beckham Jr talks New York Giants future

At MetLife Stadium, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hosted the Van Cortlandt Titans, who were the winners of Dunkin' Donuts Catch of a Lifetime Program, and he spoke with SNY's Taylor Rooks about the upcoming season for Big Blue.
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Beckham shows up 90 minutes late to youth football camp

Odell Beckham Jr. showed up over 90 minutes late for a youth football camp scheduled Monday at MetLife Stadium.The enigmatic New York Giants wide receiver not only arrived late, he allegedly spent “minimal time” there interacting with the approximately 50 children at the clinic before leaving, per a New York Post report. It’s the fact that — according to two sources with...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Eli Manning getting support over memorabilia scandal from NYC strippers?

Things don’t look good for Eli Manning right now, as the evidence continues to mount against him in a memorabilia scandal. Manning has been accused of passing off equipment as being game-worn to sports memorabilia collectors.The good news is that the girls at Hoops Cabaret are standing behind him.Hoops is known for having its girls wear sports-themed jerseys, with Eli Manning being...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Jacobs defends ‘wholesome’ Eli Manning amid scandal

Brandon Jacobs on Thursday took to social media to defend Eli Manning, saying his former New York Giants teammate doesn’t “have a bad bone in his body.”News broke this week that a lawsuit has been filed in which Manning is named as a player in a fraudulent memorabilia scheme.But Jacobs cannot believe someone as “wholesome” as Manning could ever be involved in such a nefarious...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

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