The Early Lead: New York Giants


Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Giants’ shakeup is a “fire in their rear end,” Coughlin says

Ben McAdoo arrives from Green Bay to re-energize players; tight ends coach Mike Pope won’t be retained.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:30 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Justin Tuck tweets a little more trash talk to Cowboys

Giants come up short where it counts -- on the football field against Tony Romo on Sunday.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:09 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Jason Pierre-Paul on Cowboys-Giants: There will be blood

NFC East teams may be struggling, but one of them has to make the playoffs.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:16 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Pierre-Paul, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Calvin Johnson has a career day in Detroit Lions’ win over Dallas Cowboys

Week 8 featured Johnson’s 329 receiving yards, the 8-0 Kansas City Chiefs and numerous injuries.

By Kelyn Soong  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  calvin johnson, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Jason Campbell, Kansas City Chiefs, Michael Vick, New York Giants, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Brandon Jacobs receives death threat via Twitter

Fantasy owners weren’t happy that the New York Giants running back was inactive Monday night.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:01 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Jacobs, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 03:24 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Eagles quarterback Michael Vick limited in Tuesday's practice

Vick suffered a hamstring injury against the New York Giants on Sunday. A injury update will be released Wednesday.

By Kelyn Soong  |  03:24 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chip Kelly, hamstring injury, Michael Vick, New York Giants, NFL, Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Giants go from bad to worse with loss to Panthers

New York is 0-3 after a terrible performance in which Eli Manning was sacked seven times.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:42 AM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Jerry Jones accuses Giants of faking injuries

Dallas Cowboys owner thinks New York was trying to slow down an up-tempo offense.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:13 AM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Jerry Jones, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Giants still won't be doing "Hard Knocks"

Co-owner Steve Tisch reminds everyone that the show is "so not about who we are."

By Cindy Boren  |  02:48 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eli Manning, New York Giants, NFL, Steve Tisch

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 08/12/2013

Antrel Rolle leaves Giants practice on cart

New York safety was hurt in one-on-one drills.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:23 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Antrel Rolle, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Victor Cruz, Giants agree to contract extension, reports say

Wide receiver expected to sign new deal Tuesday.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:33 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, Victor Cruz

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 06/04/2013

Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul has back surgery (updated)

Defensive end struggled with injury throughout 2012 season.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:44 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Pierre-Paul, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Tim Tebow to Jets wasn't in 'anybody's best interest,' Giants co-owner says

Steve Tisch says, "Had another team picked him up, after the Broncos, maybe he'd have a career."

By Cindy Boren  |  09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 03/28/2013

Tim Hightower to visit Giants

Former Redskins running back hurt his knee in 2011 and did not play in the NFL in 2012.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:28 AM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Tim Hightower, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Victor Cruz talks "a little frustrating," Tom Coughlin says

Wide receiver is likely to be a first-round tender, which means he won't be leaving the team.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:15 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Tom Coughlin, Victor Cruz

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Victor Cruz visits family of Sandy Hook victim

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz goes to Newtown to visit the family of Jack Pinto, a Cruz fan and shooting casualty.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:12 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, Victor Cruz

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 12/16/2012

Victor Cruz pays tribute to Sandy Hook shooting victim

Jack Pinto, a young Sandy Hook victim and Victor Cruz fan, will not be far from the Giants' wide receiver's thoughts.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:17 PM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, Victor Cruz

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/16/2012

Sandy Hook shootings: NFL, Giants, Patriots honor victims today

The Patriots, Giants and Jets, with a large fanbase in the Newtown area, will honor victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, New York Giants, Sandy Hook

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Ahmad Bradshaw may miss Giants' game against Falcons

Rookie David Wilson, who had a stellar game against the New Orleans Saints, could get his first start.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:59 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ahmad Bradshaw, David Wilson, New York Giants

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Giants sign Ryan Torain ahead of Redskins game

Former Redskins running back Ryan Torain joins the New York Giants just in time for the teams' Monday night game.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:32 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, Ryan Torain, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 11/26/2012

Martellus Bennett uses Spidey-sense to save falling fan

Martellus Bennett's "Spidey-sense" saves fan

By Cindy Boren  |  03:13 PM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Green Bay Packers, Martellus Bennett, New York Giants

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 11/26/2012

Andre Brown suffers broken fibula in Giants' win (updated)

The downside of the New York Giants' victory over the Green Bay Packers? The loss of running back Andre Brown.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:36 AM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andre Brown, Green Bay Packers, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Steelers make Giants game a day trip due to Sandy aftermath

Power outages and a shortage of hotel rooms will force the Pittsburgh Steelers to fly to New Jersey hours before their Sunday game against the New York Giants.

By Matt Brooks  |  12:36 PM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Eli Manning deals with Sandy flooding in lobby of his apartment building

Superstorm Sandy flooded New Jersey, including the Hoboken building in which New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning lives.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:37 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 10/29/2012

Tony Romo doesn’t blame boo-birds, but just whom should they boo?

Fans booed as the Dallas Cowboys fell short against the New York Giants and Tony Romo was an interception machine.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:46 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Eli Manning: “I don’t think it took a rocket scientist” to pull off that Cruz missile

Eli Manning and DeAngelo Hall agree: That game-winning TD pass did not involve rocket science.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:18 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Rocket science, Washington Redskins

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Victor Cruz would like a new contract from the Giants

Victor Cruz, in a brilliantly timed move after his game-winning TD catch, says he'd like a new, long-term contract from the New York Giants.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Ahmad Bradshaw wants to run the ball, and he’s not a good tickler

The New York Giants running back was a little too fired up on Sunday against the Redskins.

By Matt Brooks  |  12:26 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Fan in critical condition after fall from escalator at Redskins-Giants game

A fan who fell over 20 feet from an escalator at MetLife Stadium is listed in critical condition.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:29 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Washington Redskins

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 10/22/2012

The NFL and ‘Gangnam Style’: Jason Pierre-Paul, Mike Tolbert, Stevie Johnson finally catch on

One month after K-Pop star Psy taught Ellen and Britney Spears his Gangnam Style moves, NFL players are now providing their best renditions.

By Matt Brooks  |  10:14 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Carolina Panthers, New York Giants, NFL

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Carlos Rogers is ready to dance. Victor Cruz, you were warned.

If Carlos Rogers get an interception Sunday, he says he'll just have to dance, even if it angers Victor Cruz

By Cindy Boren  |  10:11 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, San Francisco 49ers

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 10/01/2012

Eagles look like Michael Vick’s vision, Andy Reid’s icing attempt aside

Andy Reid's attempt at icing the kicker can't undo the work that Michael Vick and the Eagles did against the Giants.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:58 AM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michael Vick, New York Giants, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 03:24 PM ET, 09/26/2012

Ahmad Bradshaw will start Sunday, with Andre Brown No. 2

Ahmad Bradshaw will start for New York Giants, dropping Andre Brown to the No. 2 running back.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:24 PM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 09/26/2012

Justin Tuck: “Every player” is worried with replacement refs

The NFL's replacement referees aren't going way, which is a fact of life the New York Giants' Justin Tuck accepts -- and worries about.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:26 AM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Justin Tuck, New York Giants, NFL