Giants Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Giants should think twice about re-signing Antrel Rolle

    New York Daily News "Leave it to Antrel Rolle to botch the perfect teaching moment for the Giants’ young prospects. Meet the current vocal leader of your 4-9 Giants, and a soon-to-be free agent GM Jerry Reese should think twice about retaining next season. No-nonsense coach Tom Coughlin made it pretty clear that..." December 11

  • Eli Manning on injury report — for 1st time in nearly 3 years!

    New York Post "Without saying a word, after less than one season to study the subject, Rashad Jennings — in a display of physical comedy — does a wonderful impersonation of Eli Manning’s subtle but ever-present shoulder shrug after he shakes off a hit on the quarterback. “His little thing he does,’’ Jennings..." December 11

  • NFL salary cap projected at $138.6 million "The NFL salary cap is projected to be $138.6 million in 2015, a 4.21 percent increase over this year's $133 million. The projection was revealed to NFL owners at their meeting in Irving, Texas. That number could rise as high as $141 million, two team executives told USA Today. Last year,..." December 11

  • NFL approves new personal conduct policy

    SB Nation "Roger Goodell announced a new personal conduct policy at the NFL owners meetings Wednesday. The new policy will make several changes to how policy violations are handled. For example, accused players are expected to immediately be placed on paid leave after they have been charged. In addition, the..." December 10

  • Giants' Markus Kuhn shocks himself, and teammates, with first career touchdown vs. Titans

    Newark Star-Ledger "How do you say touchdown in German? Markus Kuhn! Just as the Giants scripted it, backup defensive tackle scored the team's first non-offensive touchdown of the season, a 26-yard fumble recovery in the first quarter of the team's 36-7 blowout victory over the Tennessee Titans. Kuhn's big play..." December 08

  • Giants finally end 63-day skid, rout putrid Titans

    New York Post "It was not easy, rookie running back Andre Williams confessed, “encountering the same negative, dark feeling in the locker room after each game.’’ In a season shrouded in losing, it had been seven consecutive weeks of misery. “It does seem like forever,’’ Rashad Jennings said. “You forgot how..." December 08

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    Chris Mortensen @mortreport

    Rashad Jennings passes test to play. Giants expect to ease him into game & see how he holds up on 3rd dn. Could expand role if he does well.

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    Dan Graziano @DanGrazianoESPN

    Rashad Jennings WILL travel with the Giants to Nashville today.

  • Rashad Jennings may sit — check out Giants RB depth chart

    New York Post "The Giants could be without several key players Sunday at Tennessee, with Rashad Jennings likely among them. Big Blue’s starting running back missed a second straight day of practice Thursday with a sprained ankle suffered in last week’s upset loss to Jacksonville, and is looking more and more..." December 05

  • Odds say both Jets’ Rex Ryan and Giants’ Tom Coughlin on the way out

    New York Daily News "Rex Ryan and Tom Coughlin have plenty of company on the NFL's endangered coaches list. A disastrous football season in the Big Apple has both the Jets' Ryan and Giants' Coughlin among the list of coaches most likely to be on the move at the end of the season. According to odds released..." December 05

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    Rashad Jennings (ankle) will not practice today. #giants

  • Source: Giants lose Ayers for rest of season

    ESPN New York "New York Giants defensive end Robert Ayers tore a pectoral muscle in Sunday's loss to Jacksonville and will miss the remainder of the season, according to a source close to the situation. Ayers had five sacks this year in limited playing time, tying him with Jason Pierre-Paul for the team lead..." December 03

  • Giants lost their way with $110 million spending spree

    New York Post "They do not prefer going this route but they did anyway, and it hasn’t worked out. Going against their longstanding belief on how to build a team, the Giants last spring plunged into the free-agent waters with both feet, spending nearly $110 million to sign 16 veterans who played elsewhere in..." December 03

  • Eli Manning defends Tom Coughlin, says coach not reason for NY Giants poor play

    New York Daily News "Tom Coughlin may want to shoulder all the blame for this nightmare of a season, but Eli Manning doesn’t plan on letting that happen. The Giants quarterback made that clear on Monday, blaming himself and his teammates for this season-long nightmare, and insisting that Coughlin couldn’t have done..." December 02

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The ankle injury suffered by #Giants RB Rashad Jennings is not believed to be serious, source says. Unlikely to miss time.

  • Aaron Colvin's personal comeback coincides perfectly with Jaguars' rally over Giants

    Fox Sports "The biggest comeback victory in the 20-year history of the Jacksonville Jaguars was made possible in large part by a rookie defensive back who has endured quite a comeback of his own. Aaron Colvin, who was added to the active roster for the first time all season less than three weeks ago,..." December 01

  • Rueben Randle was benched by Giants because he was late to meeting

    Newark Star-Ledger "Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle isn't the first player who has been late to a meeting. He is the first to be benched for it this season. Randle was not in the starting lineup for Sunday's 25-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars after admittedly being late to a meeting on Friday. He said there..." December 01

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    Ralph Vacchiano @RVacchianoNYDN

    RB Rashad Jennings said he couldn't go back in because he couldn't press down on his injured ankle. But he's not worried about missing time.

  • Giants rule out DE Mathias Kiwanuka for Sunday game

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka has been downgraded from questionable to out for the Sunday game at Jacksonville, for which he did not travel." November 29

  • Here’s the right way for the Giants to part with Tom Coughlin

    New York Post "I have thought long and hard about Tom Coughlin’s future, outlined reasons why he should go and why he should stay, and in the end, I have reached the following conclusion: He should stay and coach the Giants in 2015 and 2016, and then be part of the search committee to find his successor in..." November 27

  • Cowboys Manage Improbable Win Over Giants 31-28

    Blogging The Boys "Let's face it. The Dallas Cowboys should never have been in this game after they let the New York Giants score on their first three drives of the game. But they never gave up, and with DeMarco Murray getting another 100 yard game, Dez Bryant throwing up the X a couple of times, and some great..." November 24

  • Odell’s ‘a monster’: Catch even freaks out Cowboys

    New York Post "The constantly growing Odell Beckham Jr. fan club added several new members Sunday night. Among them were LeBron James, Richard Sherman and Michael Irvin, who all took to Twitter to express their own appreciation of Beckham’s breathtaking 43-yard, one-handed touchdown catch. His opposite..." November 24

  • Why Giants have to pay Eli Manning big bucks again

    New York Post "At a tense, tenuous time when our flagship franchise is nearing a crossroads, the franchise quarterback stands taller than ever as the most indispensable Giant. Whether Tom Coughlin is their coach or not in 2015 and beyond, the Giants need Eli Manning to be their franchise quarterback in 2015..." November 20

  • Jerry Jones resents the Giants, has cried after losing to them "If you want to see Cowboys owner Jerry Jones get emotional, just bring up the team's 2007 playoff loss to the New York Giants. Jones admitted this week that he still resents that Giants team for beating the Cowboys. Dallas was 13-3 in 2007 and had been the No. 1 overall seed in the NFC when..." November 20

  • McAdoo wasn’t brought in as Coughlin’s head coach-in-waiting

    New York Post "There are some theories out there from radio talk-show hosts and fans that first-year offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo was forced on Giants coach Tom Coughlin by co-owner John Mara and Coughlin, against his will, had to accept the drastic changes to his offense. All untrue. At this time a..." November 19

  • ’50-50 chance’ Coughlin will be Giants coach in 2015

    New York Post "The odds of Tom Coughlin returning to coach the Giants next season have been characterized to The Post by a league source as “50-50.” “As of today 50-50,” the source said. A third straight season out of the playoffs has caused uncertainty about whether or not Coughlin, who will be 69 next..." November 19

  • John Mara strongly hints Eli Manning is Giants QB of past, present and future

    Newsday "I spoke to John Mara last week for a story about Eli Manning's past. One of the things he said, however, had to do with Eli Manning's future. The story was about the 10-year anniversary of Manning being named the starting quarterback for the Giants. Mara was talking about how having that kind..." November 19

  • Tiki Barber wants Tom Coughlin fired

    New York Post "Tiki Barber bit his tongue, as long as Tiki Barber could. The former Giants running back, who often butted heads with Tom Coughlin while playing for him, said Monday he thinks the coach’s 11th season with the Giants should be his last, believing the team has tuned out the 68-year-old. “The..." November 18

  • Giants' Eli Manning disagrees with 49ers rookie's assessment that he had 'happy feet'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Something went wrong for quarterback Eli Manning and the Giants on Sunday. Manning completed less than 50 percent of his passes and threw five interceptions in a 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. After the contest, 49ers rookie linebacker Chris Borland provided an interesting assessment of..." November 18

  • Group effort on defense propels 49ers to win over Giants

    CSN Bay Area "Aldon Smith returned to action for the 49ers. And while the premier pass-rushing presence made a difference on Sunday in the 49ers’ 16-10 victory over the New York Giants, this game was about a lot of other people, too. Chris Borland. Chris Culliver. Eric Reid. Antoine..." November 17

  • 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks, upset with playing time, benches himself against Giants

    Fox Sports "San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks wasn't benched on Sunday. Rather, he benched himself. A source told FOX Sports that Brooks was upset with the coaches' decision to take reps away from him and give them to Aldon Smith and Aaron Lynch during the team's 16-10 victory over the New York..." November 17

  • The Disney movie that Tom Coughlin now uses as motivation

    New York Post "No one ever will call him Broadway Tom Coughlin, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t recognize it is time to implore his reeling Giants to be Lion Kings, starting Sunday against the 49ers. “He talked about how there’s gonna come a time where you’re gonna have to stand up for what you believe in..." November 16

  • Concussion puts Peyton Hillis on IR

    Pro Football Talk "Veteran running back Peyton Hillis, who went from the cover of Madden to irrelevance in a matter of months, has acquired a new status: Injured reserve. The Giants have announced that Hillis has landed on IR with a concussion. Which suggests the concussion isn’t “mild” or “minor” but..." November 15

  • Jason Pierre-Paul indifferent on return to Giants

    New York Post "Jason Pierre-Paul made it clear Friday he doesn’t consider himself a Giant for life or dream of spending his entire career with Big Blue. A likely unrestricted free agent in 2015 at one of the most valuable positions in football, the veteran defensive end sounded open to testing his market..." November 15

  • Jason Pierre-Paul focused on season

    ESPN New York "New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is eligible for free agency at the end of the season, and to this point he and the team have not had any discussions about a new contract. But Pierre-Paul insists he's more focused on trying to stop the Giants' four-game losing streak this Sunday..." November 15

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    New York Giants @Giants

    LB Williams, RB Hillis, and DT Jenkins are ruled out for Sunday's game. #NYG #NFL

  • Returning RB Rashad Jennings last hope to save Giants

    New York Post "Tom Coughlin has implored his beleaguered Giants to stand tall, the way Giants are supposed to stand, in the face of this horrific hurricane that has rained hell on them and again blown away their Super Bowl dreams. If there is any hope for the Giants to stand tall Sunday against the 49ers, it is..." November 13

  • Giants lose again: Memorabilia dealer wins ruling in Eli Manning fraud case

    Newark Star-Ledger "A sports memorabilia dealer who sued the Giants and quarterback Eli Manning for allegedly doctoring equipment to make it appear game-worn has scored a legal victory. A federal judge in Newark ruled Tuesday that Eric Inselberg can proceed with his lawsuit in state court. The Giants had sought..." November 12

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    Based on what we've heard so far, would be stunned if Rashad Jennings didn't start and carry significant load #giants