How a 61-yard field goal changed everything for the Giants and Eagles this season  [LINK]
One incredible 61-yard field goal from an anonymous rookie kicker changed everything. The Giants season was destroyed and spiraled into dysfunction. The Eagles season was placed on a fast track to an NFC East title and potential Super Bowl. That's the impact of the Giants 27-24 loss in Philadelphia... [Read More]
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Sunday's NFL: Giants stun Chiefs in overtime  [LINK]
East Rutherford, N.J. — After weeks of turmoil, adversity and questions about their effort, the Giants showed they have some fight left in them. Beating the AFC West-leading Chiefs on Sunday not only gave them a good feeling, but it also left many wondering if the Chiefs might have joined them... [Read More]
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Giants pulling out all their tricks, but can’t get any points  [LINK]
Giants coach Ben McAdoo got a seven-game window to make his case for sticking around and he’s starting it by playing every trick he has up his sleeve. The first of those tricks worked out when safety Nat Berhe ran for a first down on a fake punt from the Giants’ 41-yard-line on the team&... [Read More]
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6 underappreciated Giants who deserve more playing time Sunday  [LINK]
This Giants season was supposed to be about the Super Bowl and their stars. Instead, Ben McAdoo's goal now is simply to get maximum effort and focus out of his players. Then maybe, when Sunday's fourth quarter rolls around, they'll still be in the game and have a chance to earn their first... [Read More]
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Ben McAdoo 'brutally honest' at meeting with players; players' lack of effort discussed  [LINK]
New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo held a "long, hard, honest meeting" on Wednesday with his players on their first day back to work this week. During the meeting, he put some plays on the screen from Sunday's 31-21 loss at the San Francisco 49ers that McAdoo described as an inconsistent... [Read More]
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Giants, Jets have sucked all the fun out of this season already  [LINK]
It was supposed to be the Jets Sucking For Sam Darnold, but it is the New York Football Giants Sucking With An Enthusiasm Unknown to Mankind instead. Tanks a lot, Ben McAdoo. It was supposed to be Todd Bowles on the firing line, but it is, it is painfully obvious, McAdoo instead. It is infuriated, s... [Read More]
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Ben McAdoo almost admits Giants quit on him  [LINK]
No, the Giants did not quit in their latest debacle, a 31-21 loss to the previously winless 49ers. Ben McAdoo, though, said he detected something that sounds oh-so-close to quitting. “There are plays we are capable of making and the desire to finish wasn't consistent,'' McAdoo said. McAdoo... [Read More]
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Giants are so bad no one has noticed their kicker is a disaster  [LINK]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — If the Giants' season had not gone so horribly wrong, the substandard place-kicking of rookie Aldrick Rosas would be more of a story and, perhaps, he might not be their kicker down the stretch of the season. Quietly, amid the losing, Rosas has been consistent in his incon... [Read More]
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The moment Eli Manning wishes he could have back in brutal loss  [LINK]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — There are those who think Ben McAdoo is too hard on his franchise quarterback — a silly notion, really — but what do you think the beleaguered coach was thinking Sunday, watching Manning early in the second quarter of a dismal 31-21 loss to the 49ers? The Gian... [Read More]
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New York Giants reinstate Janoris Jenkins from suspension  [LINK]
New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been reinstated from his indefinite suspension after serving a one-week ban for a violation of team rules, the club announced Tuesday. Jenkins, who joined fellow cornerback Dominque Rodgers-Cromartie in serving essentially one-week suspensions this seas... [Read More]
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Eli Manning streak at risk as Giants consider changes, including at QB  [LINK]
Giants?coach Ben McAdoo, with the season all but lost, wouldn't rule out the possibility Sunday of benching quarterback Eli Manning so he can get a look at rookie Davis Webb. Manning has started 207 consecutive regular-season games for the Giants. After the Giants' 51-17 loss to the Los... [Read More]
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Floundering Giants meet a Rams franchise on the rise  [LINK]
It is easy to see, especially with the clarity and laser-sharp vision of hindsight, that the Giants were too full of themselves coming into this season. It is the claim put forth last week by general manager Jerry Reese and, surprisingly, not exactly rebuffed by coach Ben McAdoo or his players. If t... [Read More]
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Giants WR Sterling Shepard expected to return from ankle injury vs. Rams  [LINK]
Sterling Shepard appears to be a go for Sunday's game against the Rams. Shepard has missed the Giants' past two games with an ankle injury sustained in Week 5 and used the bye week to continue healing. He was then limited for Wednesday's practice. But on Thursday, Shepard was a full practice... [Read More]
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Giants end bye week in search of any hopeful sign amid disaster  [LINK]
When asked what he planned to be doing during the bye week, running back Shane Vereen offered a quick response: “Not thinking about football,” he said. Smart guy. The less thought about the pre-bye work of the Giants, the better. They lost six of their seven games, and only the Browns an... [Read More]
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What Giants likely discovered during bye week of 'self scouting'  [LINK]
The 1-6 Giants are in the throes of their bye week right now, and the results of their self-scouting as they return to work on Monday surely have been rather sobering. One of the top-of-the-page results they undoubtedly deduced was this: Their offense cannot live by the run alone. Unless the Giants ... [Read More]
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Giants running game disappears just as quickly as it appeared  [LINK]
While the Giants were able to cover for their injury-depleted receiving corps by producing its best rushing attack of the season in last weekend's win over the Broncos, the run game regressed to early-season form in Sunday's 24-7 loss to the Seahawks, amassing just 46 yards on 17 carries. Coming... [Read More]
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Incomplete Pass by Eli Manning  [LINK]
New York Giants QB Eli Manning attempts a to Tavaress King but it's incomplete.... [Read More]
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Giants rookie says he can carry load for depleted receiving corps  [LINK]
On Sunday, when the Giants take the field in Denver, Engram will line up alongside several new faces. Wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr., Brandon Marshall and Dwayne Harris all underwent season-ending surgery this week, and Sterling Shepard was ruled out Friday with an ankle injury. The Mississippi pr... [Read More]
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Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul: 'No question' I'm playing vs. Chargers  [LINK]
Jason Pierre said a sprained shoulder won't keep him off the field for the winless Giants against the winless Chargers. "Of course I'm playing Sunday. No question," Pierre-Paul said. Pierre-Paul admitted he did not play well in last week's loss in Tampa, and said even though his... [Read More]
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Barber brothers hope to avoid Odell antics on Giants-Bucs call  [LINK]
Everyone seems to be talking about Odell Beckham Jr. these days, and if Beckham somehow fails to toe the line following his sit-down with Giants owner John Mara, Tiki and Ronde Barber will have to talk about it when they are in the FOX booth together for the first time alongside Kenny Albert as the ... [Read More]
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Eagles keep Giants off scoreboard in first half  [LINK]
The Eagles gave the Giants a gift shortly before halftime, but the Giants couldn’t take advantage of it. Facing fourth-and-8 near midfield, Eagles coach Doug Pederson opted to go for the first down before and after the Giants called a timeout to set up their defense. Linebacker Devon Kennard s... [Read More]
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NFL in 90: The Giants are a mess  [LINK]
Yahoo's Kevin Kaduk examines the troubled New York Giants and the future for Ben McAdoo and Eli Manning.... [Read More]
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ESPN's Ryen Russillo 'sick' of watching 'average as hell' New York Giants in primetime  [LINK]
I've got to say: Ryen Russillo makes some good points here. He's not speaking about the problems facing the team itself, or Eli Manning, or anything else. He's speaking as a fan. A fan who, after watching hours of good football on all day on Sunday, is sick of tired of having to tune in to... [Read More]
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Ben McAdoo critical of Evan Engram's penalty, but says Giants tight end will learn from mistake  [LINK]
Eli Manning isn't the only guy Ben McAdoo criticizes. During Tuesday's conference call the Giants head coach was critical of rookie tight end Evan Engram for getting an unsportsmanlike penalty after celebrating his first career touchdown. “We can't have that,” McAdoo said. “We don'... [Read More]
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