Giants Rumors & News

  • Archie Manning thinks Eli would retire if he had to leave the Giants

    Newark Star-Ledger "Eleven years ago, Eli Manning hand-picked the New York Giants. That is where he wanted to play and where his personal team made sure he landed. Eleven years later, Manning wants nothing more than to remain with the New York Giants. He's made his life (complete wife and children) in New Jersey,..." January 30

  • Eli Manning and wife welcome third daughter

    New York Post "Eli Manning has played in and won two Super Bowls, but even when the Giants have not advanced to the Super Bowl, Manning usually spends a few days at the site of the big game. But Manning did not make it this year, for a good reason – his wife, Abby, gave birth Thursday to their third..." January 30

  • NFL will review Calvin Johnson rule, narrow goal posts

    SB Nation "The league is still considering reducing the width of the goal post and will review the "Calvin Johnson Rule" this offseason. The NFL competition committee will examine reducing the width of the goal post uprights this offseason, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Each year the..." January 30

  • NFLPA to give own salary-cap projection for 2015

    USA Today "For the first time, the NFL Players Association plans to issue its own projections for the 2015 salary cap to counter what it perceives as deflated league projections that can impact teams' budgeting and, in turn, hold down spending. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith made the..." January 30

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    New Orleans Saints @Saints

    Drew Brees & Odell Beckham Jr. just set a Guinness World Record (@GWR) for most 1-handed catches (33) in 1 minute!

  • Odell Beckham says he played with 2 hamstring tears

    New York Post "Odell Beckham Jr. wowed the crowd in his first Pro Bowl on Sunday night, kicking field goals with ease in warmups and then making five catches — most of them of the acrobatic variety — in the actual game. What the Giants’ rookie sensation revealed after the game made all of that and his..." January 26

  • How great is the Legion of Boom? Ask Giants CB, an ex-Seahawk

    New York Post "Walter Thurmond still owns a house in Seattle, and he visited the Pacific Northwest this past week, checking in on his former Seahawks teammates, guys with whom he won a Super Bowl one year ago. Thurmond could tell from what he heard that these Seahawks understand their epic comeback victory in..." January 24

  • Ouch! Ex-Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes mocks New England Patriots on Twitter

    Newark Star-Ledger "The New England Patriots routed the Indianapolis Colts, 45-7, in the AFC Championship Game, earning a trip to Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Aria., against the NFC champion Seattle Seahawks. And as Patriots head coach Bill Belichick told the Gillette Stadium crowd, "We're on to Seattle," former..." January 19

  • Justin Tuck says Giants kept Tom Brady from being all-time best quarterback

    Newark Star-Ledger "Whenever New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady decides to hang up his cleats, he will obviously go down as one of the greatest passers in NFL history. But former Giants defensive end Justin Tuck said that Brady's legacy would be even more ironclad were it not for his Super Bowl losses to the..." January 18

  • Giants hire Steve Spagnuolo as defensive coordinator

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants’ new defensive coordinator is also the Giants’ old defensive coordinator. Steve Spagnuolo, who was previously the Giants’ defensive coordinator from 2007 to 2008, is taking the job again, according to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News. During Spagnuolo’s previous tenure..." January 15

  • Steve Spagnuolo front-runner to run Giants defense

    New York Post "The Giants are in hot pursuit of a new defensive coordinator. According to league sources, they interviewed former Raiders head coach Dennis Allen on Tuesday and are scheduled to meet with old friend Steve Spagnuolo on Wednesday. The front-runner is believed to be the 55-year-old Spagnuolo, who..." January 14

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    Paul Schwartz @NYPost_Schwartz

    With Ravens eliminated, Giants will ask permission to interview Steve Spagnuolo for defensive coordinator job.

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    Paul Schwartz @NYPost_Schwartz

    Confirmed: Giants will interview Pepper Johnson for defensive coordinator job next week. Received permission from Bills.

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Giants requested permission for defensive coordinator interview with Washington DB coach Raheem Morris, per source.

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    Ralph Vacchiano @RVacchianoNYDN

    Ravens DB coach Steve Spagnuolo is absolutely on the short-list to replace Fewell, sources say. Hard to say if he's at top, or just on it.

  • Giants sign QB Ricky Stanzi

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants have added a third quarterback to their offseason roster. The club signed Ricky Stanzi to a reserve/future contract on Wednesday, per the NFL’s personnel notice. The 27-year-old Stanzi finished the regular season on the Texans’ practice squad. He has also had stints with the..." January 08

  • Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. added to Pro Bowl, Lions' Calvin Johnson will not play

    The Score "New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was added to the Pro Bowl on Thursday. He will replace Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who is unable to play due to injury." January 07

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    The Giants are parting ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell I'm told

  • Giants draft pick Bennett Jackson on the mend from microfracture surgery

    Newark Star-Ledger "Microfracture. It might be one of the most feared words for a football player. When you hear it, you wince. Microfracture surgery ruined the career of promising Giants receiver Steve Smith and so many other NFL players over the years. This is what Giants cornerback Bennett Jackson faces. The..." January 03

  • For 2015, NY Giants don't have major roster overhaul in works

    New York Daily News "Tom Coughlin is coming back, and Jerry Reese is returning. And they won’t be the only ones back in East Rutherford in 2015, either. Don’t expect much turnover on the Giants roster this offseason, even after the disaster that made co-owner John Mara “sick” in 2014. For better or worse, the 2015..." January 02

  • Giants learned the hard way money can’t solve everything

    New York Post "If the Giants decide to print up shirts to commemorate the 2014 season, the most appropriate slogan to use is “Unified Losers.” Yep, they were beaten nearly twice as often as they beat anyone, but nope, there was no sign of any fracturing. The Giants went out and lost with grace and dignity...." January 02

  • 2014 AP All-Pro Team

    Pro Football Talk "Via USA Today and, here is the first-team All-Pro squad as announced by The Associated Press on Friday. Fifty NFL writers compose the AP’s voting panel: OFFENSE Quarterback: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay. Running back: DeMarco Murray, Dallas; Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh. Fullback: John..." January 02

  • Should the Giants use the franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The first big (non-coaching) personnel decision the Giants will have to make this offseason has nothing to do with scouting draft prospects or reaching out to representatives of prospective free agents. By March 2, the team brass will have to decide whether to designate defensive end Jason..." January 02

  • Mike Sullivan returns to Giants as quarterbacks coach

    Pro Football Talk "Sticking with the status quo was the organizational message from the Giants after their 6-10 season, but some change is inevitable in an NFL offseason. The Giants found a way to make one change look a lot status quo. Quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf left the Giants to become the offensive..." January 01

  • Giants: Pierre-Paul may get franchise tag

    ESPN New York "New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese met with all of the team's pending free agents Monday, as is his custom on the day after the end of the season. The most prominent of those is defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who had 12.5 sacks this season and has made it clear that he's seeking a..." December 31

  • NY Giants owner John Mara says he wants Eli Manning to play entire career with Big Blue

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning’s NFL career began with the Giants in 2004. And if Giants co-owner John Mara has his way, it will end with them, too. “Yeah, we would like him to retire as a Giant,” Mara said Tuesday. “That is where he should be. We still think we can win a championship with him and he is playing..." December 31

  • Pierre-Paul’s ominous take on free agency: No promises

    New York Post "Markus Kuhn didn’t want Jason Pierre-Paul to leave the Giants locker room on Monday without some assurances. “Promise you’ll be back,” Kuhn said to Pierre-Paul, the Giants defensive end who can become an unrestricted free agent this offseason. “I’m not going to promise anything,” Pierre-Paul..." December 30

  • Eli Manning's QB coach leaves for Nebraska

    New York Daily News "Eli Manning is getting to keep his new offensive coordinator, but he's losing his new quarterbacks coach. Danny Langsdorf, who was hired one year ago when the Giants shook up their offensive coaching staff, is leaving the team and the NFL to return to college where he'll become the new..." December 30

  • Philadelphia beats New York in season finale, 34-26

    Bleeding Green Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Giants on Sunday at MetLife Stadium, 34-26. The Eagles advanced to 10-6 in their final game of the 2014 NFL season. Read on for a drive-by-drive recap of the game. Up next for Philadelphia is a long offseason. FIRST QUARTER Giants win the coin..." December 29

  • Coughlin told he'll be back in 2015 "New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin has been told he will be back in 2015, but he has a meeting with owner John Mara at 3 p.m. ET Monday to discuss potential coaching staff changes, a source said. This year's team started off well after an offseason overhaul and the installation of a new offense..." December 29

  • JPP: “I think I am worth a lot of money” in free agency "Jason Pierre-Paul doesn't know what will happen after Sunday's regular-season finale. Could it be his last game as a Giant? JPP wants to remain a Giant for life and get paid like an elite pass-rusher. But the defensive end knows anything could happen once he's eligible for free agency this..." December 28

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    Josina Anderson @JosinaAnderson

    While a source tells me it's not a concern, the Giants have not reached out with an offer to extend DE Jason Pierre-Paul, at this time.

  • 2015 Pro Bowl: Complete roster "The rosters for the 2015 Pro Bowl, which will be Jan. 25, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN in Glendale, Arizona, the site of Super Bowl XLIV, were announced Tuesday. Like last year, it's the unconferenced format with players selected without regard to conference in voting by fans, coaches and..." December 24

  • Rams coach Jeff Fisher: Giants to blame for melee

    New York Post "Rams coach Jeff Fisher said his team did not instigate what turned into a wild second-quarter brawl in the Giants’ 37-27 win at St. Louis Sunday. He pinned the blame on the way the Giants responded after receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was thrown down out of bounds by Rams linebacker Alec..." December 24

  • Odell Beckham Jr. makes difference again for NY Giants in 37-27 win over Rams

    New York Daily News "Ten games of Odell Beckham have produced a litany of explosive plays. But no play was quite as explosive as his six-yard catch at the end of the first half on Sunday. This is what happens when you try to target the Giants’ most dynamic weapon. On Sunday afternoon at the Edward Jones Dome, the..." December 22

  • Coughlin defends Odell Beckham Jr.

    ESPN New York "New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin came to Odell Beckham Jr.'s defense Monday, a day after his star rookie wide receiver received a taunting penalty and was involved in a sideline brawl with the St. Louis Rams. "Every time Odell plays, he learns more about the National Football League, and he..." December 22

  • Huge fight in Giants-Rams game leads to 3 ejections "You knew it was coming. The Giants and Rams had been chippy for much of the first half and it finally came to a head just before the two-minute warning when Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree tackled Gaints wide receiver Odell Beckham out of bounds. Giants punter Steve Weatherford restrained Beckham..." December 22

  • Odell Beckham Jr. chats with Jordan "Giants rookie sensation Odell Beckham Jr. has gone from having dinner with LeBron James this month to communicating with Michael Jordan. Over the past week, Beckham and Jordan have been exchanging texts, with the idea to continue corresponding, sources told ESPN. Just as Beckham reached out..." December 21

  • Giants job the 'gold standard' of the coaching profession?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Whenever the Giants head coaching job does become available, expect a line wrapping around the corner. And expect some of the biggest names in the profession linked to the opening. That's because the Giants coaching job is the "gold standard" of the entire profession, according to NFL Network..." December 20

  • Rashad Jennings officially ruled out for Giants in Week 16

    Newark Star-Ledger "For the third straight day, Giants running back Rashad Jennings was unable to practice Friday because of an ankle injury. He was officially ruled out for Sunday's game in St. Louis. The Giants only other player on this week's injury report was linebacker Jameel McClain (knee). He is expected to..." December 19

  • The stunning omission on Odell Beckham’s Rookie of Year ballot

    New York Post "No Giant has ever won NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. Odell Beckham Jr. could change that, and even take a huge step toward that end Sunday in St. Louis. “It’s always in the back of your mind. But right now, honestly, just finish out the last couple of games and whatever happens, happens. You..." December 19

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    All #giants at practice except for Rashad Jennings

  • Tom Coughlin refuses to clear up his beef with Rueben Randle

    New York Post "Other than the issues, Tom Coughlin says he has no issues with Rueben Randle. The third-year receiver has been benched for the entire first quarter in two of the past three games. He sat in Jacksonville because he was late for a team meeting and sat last week against the Redskins for an..." December 18

  • Eli Manning admits there’s ‘room for improvement’ in learning Ben McAdoo’s offense with Giants

    New York Daily News "Ever since the spring, Eli Manning has worked to learn Ben McAdoo’s offense, but with two games to go in 2014, the two-time Super Bowl MVP says he still doesn’t have it totally down. “There’s definitely room for improvement,” Manning said Wednesday. “There’s still some mistakes, there’s calls I..." December 18

  • Too risky to leave Odell Beckham on punt returns

    New York Post "Everyone is enthralled with Odell Beckham Jr. Victor Cruz, recovering from knee surgery, is looking forward to lining up with him. “He’s such a brilliant talent,’’ Cruz said while appearing with Beckham on “Rachael Ray,’’ in an episode to be aired Wednesday morning. “I’m happy he’s on our..." December 17

  • Eli Manning says NY Giants star rookie Odell Beckham Jr. must say humble

    New York Daily News "Leave it to Eli Manning to keep Odell Beckham Jr. focused. During his weekly paid radio spot on WFAN, the Giants quarterback called Beckham a very “natural” pass-catcher, and added he’s “pretty savvy in his route-running and disciplined in his routes.” But Manning quickly added that Beckham..." December 16

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    Ralph Vacchiano @RVacchianoNYDN

    Tom Coughlin on RB Rashad Jennings' ankle injury: "Whether or not we're all the way back to Square 1, I don't know that."

  • A ‘99.9%’ chance Tom Coughlin returns

    New York Post "The odds of Tom Coughlin returning to coach the 2015 Giants have skyrocketed dramatically. So dramatically, in fact, The Post has learned the Giants are leaning strongly towards bringing him back next season for one last Super Bowl run. How strongly? “99.9 percent he’s back,” a source..." December 15

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Offered a #Giants update: Tom Coughlin wants to coach another year. No guarantee #Giants make the change many are expecting. No decision yet

  • John Mara declines to give Goodell vote of confidence "It took about two hours on Wednesday morning, in a hotel ballroom, for the NFL’s new personal conduct policy to be presented and ratified at the winter league meetings. This wasn’t a forum for much debate, but rather, a chance for the league to explain the roles everyone will play regarding..." December 12