GIANTS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Josh Freeman: I Still See Myself As A Starting QB

Josh Freeman signed with the Giants so he could learn how to be the consummate professional under Eli Manning.  Freeman believes that a solid year as a backup behind Manning can put him back into position to start for another franchise next season. According to the Star-Ledger, Freeman still sees himself as a starting-caliber quarterback. “I still view myself as a starting-caliber...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Antrel Rolle: It was time for change in the Giants locker room

New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle is happy with all of the turnover that’s gone on with their roster this offseason. Antrel Rolle told @SiriusXMNFL today he's glad the Giants had so many offseason changes. "It was time for a new attitude a new atmosphere." — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) April 23, 2014 I agree with Rolle, the Giants have been underperforming...
Via Pro Football Zone
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3 possible selections at No. 12 for the New York Giants

A question New York Giants fans have been asking themselves ever since the 2013 season; Who will the NY Giants select with the 12th pick? The New York Giants were one of the more busy teams this offseason adding a lot of youth and depth that was needed. Some of the key moves included adding a corner who could keep up with all the big threats in the NFC East in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie.…
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Eli Manning says he’ll be ready for training camp

  Giants quarterback Eli Manning told reporters on Tuesday that he expects to be ready for training camp as he recovers from ankle surgery. “I think I’m safe to say I’ll be 100 percent by the start of training camp,” Manning said, via ESPN.com. “I would hope so.” Manning is focused on getting healthy right now as well as learning the playbook of new offensive coordinator...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Should Will Hill be removed from New York Giants roster?

Will Hill The New York Giants have hit a snag with 16 days left until the draft: safety Will Hill has failed yet another drug test. In 2012, he failed a drug test for use of Adderall and in 2013 for marijuana usage. He was also arrested in 2013 for unpaid child support. The cause of his failure this time around is uncertain but it has come at convenient time for the team. With the...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Walter Thurmond: Giants DBs just as good as Seahawks

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Walter Thrumond is now a member of the New York Giants, and he's bringing that type of bold attitude his former team had to New York with him. Thurmond was among 20 Giants players available to the media Tuesday, and was asked if he thought the Giants secondary can match up with the Seahawks. "Oh most, definitely, if not better, in my...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Walter Thurmond fires back at Brandon Boykin

Giants cornerback Walter Thurmond told reporters on Tuesday he’s the best slot corner in the NFL. Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin disrespected Thurmond on Twitter by asking who he is. That prompted Thurmond to fire back at Boykin. I think its funny that boykins is upset about the best nickel comment when he starts on the outside! Shouldn't he have higher aspirations — walter...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

RB David Wilson expects to be cleared for OTAs

According to Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger, New York Giants RB David Wilson had neck surgery in January and is hoping to be cleared to return to OTAs later this spring.
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Power Rankings: New York Giants have top-15 offense in the NFL

The old adage is that “defense wins championships.” But more and more, that sounds like a cliché being echoed by a coach, analyst or fan intent on living in the past. Nowadays, offense makes the difference; at least most of the time. Looking for proof? Take a look at the teams that made the playoffs last season. The 12 teams who made the postseason all finished in the top-18...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Giants safety Will Hill facing possible third suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy

According to the Associated Press, New York Giants safety Will Hill is facing a possible third suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. It is unclear if Hill failed for performance enhancing drugs like he did in 2012 (Adderall), or if he failed for drugs as in 2013. He will facing a more significant suspension and the possibility that the Giants may cut ties with him.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants Will Hill facing third suspension over drugs

New York Giants safety Will Hill may be one of those guys that just don’t get it. According to the league’s website, Hill is facing suspension for violating the league’s drug policies for the third time. Please click here to read this story. The post New York Giants Will Hill facing third suspension over drugs appeared first on Players View.
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Report: Will Hill fails another drug test, faces long suspension

Will Hill, the troubled New York Giants safety who has received drug-related suspensions each of the past two seasons, has apparently failed another test. According to a person familiar with the situation — who requested anonymity in order to speak freely on the matter — the team has been informed of the incident, according to NJ.com.It is unclear if Hill failed for performance...
Via The Other Paper
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The New York Giants: why Larry Webster should be noticed

Bloomsburg University held their pro day earlier this month with 14 NFL teams in attendance. The division two school is located in northeast Pennsylvania and has been flying under the radar. Out of the 15 athletes working out and showing their skills the top prospect is defensive end, Larry Webster Jr. Larry Webster The Eagles, Patriots, Jets, Falcons, Vikings, Saints, Seahawks,...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Which New York Giants player is set to have a bounce back season?

The New York Giants begin offseason workouts Monday at Quest Diagnostics Center, officially kicking off the sprint toward the 2014 NFL season opener in early September. After a dismal campaign in 2013 that miraculous had the G-Men finish just one game below .500 at 7-9, many players will be looking to improve on their poor performance. Of those players, quarterback Eli Manning should...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, New York Giants mock draft pick, more

While the NBA and NHL playoffs are now in full swing, the NFL never rests. Here are the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - The top-10 cornerbacks in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each teams offseason performance so far. (READ) - NFL Mock Draft Round 1 version 1.0 (READ) - The 10 best games on the 2014 NFL schedule ...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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