Giants Rumors & News

  • Devin Taylor could prove to be 'great signing' at bargain price for Giants

    ESPN "The signing of defensive end Devin Taylor could turn out to be a monumental bargain for the New York Giants. Or the former Detroit Lion might not be on their roster this season. It can go either way. This is what Taylor’s contract dictates. He signed a minimum salary benefit one-year deal on..." June 23

  • Giants Not Prioritizing Odell Beckham Deal

    Pro Football Rumors "Amid questions over whether the Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. would stage a holdout this summer, co-owner John Mara said earlier this month that he wants the wide receiver to spend his entire career with Big Blue. Beckham went on to downplay concerns over his current situation – he could play the next..." June 23

  • It doesn't sound like Giants are going to get an offseason Beckham contract done

    CBS Sports "There is an asinine narrative floating around Odell Beckham Jr. that involves questioning whether the wide receiver should be a part of the Giants' long-term plans. People like to get concerned with Beckham's off-field antics and question whether he's mature enough to be a franchise..." June 23

  • John Mara says Eli Manning has “a lot of years left”

    Pro Football Talk "In 2014, Giants co-owner John Mara said Eli Manning was still “in his prime and still has a lot of good years left.” Three years later, Mara has repeated the same. “We think he’s got a lot of years left in him,” Mara told WFAN on Thursday, via Dan Duggan of the Newark Star-Ledger. The..." June 22

  • Giants owner: 'I wish we had another dozen players like' Beckham

    Newark Star-Ledger "How does Giants co-owner John Mara feel about star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.? "I wish we had another dozen players like him," Mara said during an interview with Mike Francesa on WFAN on Thursday afternoon. While a dozen players with Beckham's talent is a tantalizing thought, the Giants..." June 22

  • Eli Manning fake memorabilia trial delayed indefinitely

    USA Today "The trial over a lawsuit that accuses the New York Giants, quarterback Eli Manning, equipment manager Joe Skiba and others of knowingly creating and distributing fake memorabilia has been delayed indefinitely, reports Newsday. On June 9, New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court Judge James J...." June 22

  • Giants' Odell Beckham will monitor contract negotiations of this WR closely

    Newark Star-Ledger "Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry have been close friends since they worked together to perfect their one-handed catches at LSU. They refer to one another as brothers and have remained tight as they have set NFL records in their first three..." June 21

  • OBJ: Giants' WR tandem will be 'trouble' for defenses

    NFL.com "On paper, there's no question the New York Giants should be harder to cover this year than last year. Odell Beckham should just now be rounding into his athletic peak, Brandon Marshall should represent a decent upgrade over the departed Victor Cruz and Sterling Shepard should be one of the more..." June 20

  • New York Giants’ legend Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to DWI in Florida crash

    New York Daily News "Football legend Lawrence Taylor pleaded guilty Monday to driving while under the influence after he sideswiped a cop car and a motor home in Florida last year. The 58-year-old former Giants linebacker will get a year of probation and must pay roughly $1,500 in fines and court fees as a result..." June 20

  • Jonathan Casillas' Giants outlook: 'It's all set up for us' in 2017

    Newark Star-Ledger "The goal of Jonathan Casillas' annual 'Forward Progress' camp is for kids in his hometown to keep moving forward and growing in all areas of their lives. The linebacker believes the Giants are in position to do the same this fall after experiencing a taste of success with last year's wild card..." June 19

  • Sullivan: Longtime NFL assistant coach with Giants, Jets facing fight of his life

    North Jersey "There was a time Denny Marcin could keep pace with some of the greatest defensive players the NFL has ever known, pushing Lawrence Taylor through practice when he coached him at the University of North Carolina, prodding Michael Strahan when the two worked together with the New York..." June 18

  • Odell Beckham: I’ve never been as ready for a season as I am now

    Newark Star-Ledger "Odell Beckham Jr. vowed to be better than ever. At least in terms of preparation, the wideout believes he is. And if that translates into on-field results for the Giants that mesh with how Beckham feels? It's a thought that should terrify opposing defenses. "In every which way, I just..." June 18

  • Davis Webb’s Giants initiation came suddenly, and with T-Pain

    New York Post "Davis Webb figured he would not have to sing anything in front of his new Giants teammates until training camp this summer. So he was in for quite a surprise Thursday when that ol’ rascal Eli Manning instructed the rookie quarterback to get up and belt one out on the third and final day of..." June 16

  • Ben McAdoo changes oft-mocked hairstyle to slick look

    Yardbarker "Ben McAdoo may really be turning into “Benny with the Good Hair.” McAdoo is entering his second season as the New York Giants’ head coach, and he’s doing so with a new ‘do. Take a look at the head coach’s new slicked-back hairstyle. This is a big development when you consider how much..." June 16

  • Ex-Giants QB Being Sued For Telling Joe Namath Happy Endings Stories

    Black Sports Online "If you can’t brag about your career on the field, the next to do is brag about what you did off the field. For Joe Pisarcik, the only thing he can boast about him are the things he did with Joe Namath even if they are extremely inappropriate. TMZ Sports reports Pisarcik who is the CEO of the..." June 16

  • Giants already stacking up injuries on the offensive line

    Pro Football Talk "You can’t really learn much about offensive lineman in minicamp since no one’s wearing pads, and contact is verboten. But the Giants can tell that they’re running a little short on numbers at the moment, with two starters and a veteran backup missing time during the mandatory..." June 15

  • Jason Pierre-Paul plans to play out contract, “get another one”

    Pro Football Talk "Jason Pierre-Paul will celebrate the Fourth of July “out of the country” again. He went to Sweden last year but wouldn’t say where he intends to go this year. The last time the Giants pass-rusher stayed home for July 4 he lost his right index finger and badly damaged his right hand in a..." June 15

  • Evan Engram Agrees to Rookie Contract with New York Giants

    Bleacher Report "Evan Engram is officially a New York Giant. The team announced Thursday it has signed him to a contract after selecting him with the No. 23 overall pick in the 2017 NFL draft. Engram tallied career highs as a senior at Ole Miss with 65 catches for 926 yards and eight touchdowns. He's an..." June 15

  • Brandon Marshall approves of Odell Beckham’s media-criticizing cleats

    New York Daily News "Brandon Marshall likes Odell Beckham's shoe game. Beckham wore cleats Tuesday on the first day of Giants minicamp with the logos of several news outlets with either a red ‘X’ or “Shhhhhh!!!” painted on some of them — he appeared to be wearing different cleats on Wednesday. The cleats caught..." June 15

  • Giants Odell Beckham Jr takes jab at media with new cleats

    Fanrag Sports "New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has remained absent for the majority of the 2017 offseason. However, that has not kept the prolific pass catcher out of the spotlight in the “Big Apple.” As a result, the media has continued to cover Beckham Jr. and what appears to be an ongoing..." June 14

  • Agent's Take: Odell Beckham could be in for payday even after skipping workouts

    CBS Sports "Odell Beckham, Jr. reported to the Giants yesterday for a physical in advance of mandatory three-day minicamp, which takes place June 13-15, after skipping offseason workouts over the past two months. Beckham refuted repots that his absence was because of unhappiness with his contract when talking..." June 14

  • Giants defensive end Olivier Vernon reports for minicamp

    Fanrag Sports "While this week’s minicamps across the NFL are mandatory for the players, the same can’t be said for the organized team activities. While teams prefer that players attend OTAs, they are voluntary, meaning that there’s no punishment (read: fines) for not showing up. In the case of New York Giants..." June 13

  • Odell Beckham denies Giants no-show was over his contract

    New York Post "It was not about the money. So says Odell Beckham Jr., who was reunited Tuesday with his Giants teammates for the start of a three-day mandatory mini-camp after staying out in Los Angeles, away from the team, for all 10 organized team activity practices in recent weeks. Beckham’s absence led..." June 13

  • Odell Beckham mum on desire for new contract: 'I'm here to play football'

    USA Today "New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. met with the media on Tuesday for the first time since a crushing wildcard playoff loss to the Green Bay Packers that ended the 2016 season. As expected, Beckham, who missed organized team activities (OTAs) and various other team-related events,..." June 13

  • As Eli Manning's backup, rookie Davis Webb should expect ...

    NFL.com "After being drafted in the third round by the New York Giants roughly six weeks ago, Davis Webb is now a part of the smartest quarterback room I've ever been in. And the next few seasons could be the most beneficial of the rookie signal caller's NFL journey if he makes the most of working behind..." June 12

  • Odell Beckham Jr. at Giants facility day before minicamp

    ESPN "Odell Beckham Jr. arrived at the New York Giants' team facility Monday, one day before a mandatory minicamp is set to begin, a source told ESPN's Josina Anderson. Beckham had skipped the Giants' OTAs over the past month, in part to indicate his desire for a new contract, sources had told ESPN's..." June 12

  • Everyone on Giants is focused on the only goal that matters

    New York Post "Some teams talk Super Bowl-or-Bust and it is little more than lip service. The Giants mean it, and they didn’t need to see Odell Beckham Jr. on the field at OTAs with Brandon Marshall, Sterling Shepard and No. 1 pick tight end Evan Engram either. The season can’t come soon enough for..." June 11

  • Beckham Jr.’s holdout was harmless, but he gained no leverage on the Giants

    Fox Sports "When it comes to NFL contracts, it’s impossible to please everyone. Teams want to pay their players as little as logistically possible, while the guys laying their bodies on the line want to maximize their short time in the league with lucrative contracts. The NFL, like just about every other..." June 11

  • Evan Engram works to improve his blocking

    Pro Football Talk "Maybe Odell Beckham Jr. is staying away from non-contact* practices because of their non-contact* nature. That’s one of the potential takeaways from comments produced Friday by the Giants regarding first-round rookie tight end Evan Engram. Engram comes to the NFL with a reputation for being a..." June 10

  • Landon Collins’ Super Bowl inspiration is right before his eyes

    New York Post "He could not be everywhere at the same time, but the host of the Landon Collins Celebrity Softball Game, amid the hubbub of activity last Friday night, made sure to appreciate the interactions of his guests. It was impossible not to notice the way former Giants offensive linemen Chris Snee,..." June 10

  • Marshall: Odell Beckham 'biggest superstar' ever

    NFL.com "Odell Beckham might be an enigma to the Giants right now, but new teammate Brandon Marshall seems to get it. "I have spoken to him, and I guess my message to him is just keep being awesome. Keep rockin' out," Marshall told TMZ.com. He added: "He's the biggest superstar our game has ever seen..." June 10

  • Now that he has the job, Paul Perkins working to keep it

    Pro Football Talk "Paul Perkins inherited the starting running back job before spring practice even began. Though Perkins doesn’t have much competition, truth be told, the second-year player is working hard to keep the job. “I was excited. At the same time, I was competing,” Perkins said, via Ralph Vacchiano of..." June 09

  • Giants expect Odell Beckham Jr., Olivier Vernon to attend minicamp

    ESPN "The New York Giants are expecting wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and defensive end Olivier Vernon at minicamp next week, according to coach Ben McAdoo. Beckham and Vernon elected to skip the entirety of voluntary OTAs the past three weeks. Beckham's absence has to some degree been tied to his..." June 09

  • Giants vouch for a new and improved Ereck Flowers

    New York Post "There is no definitive way to know right now, not with players taking the field sans shoulder pads with no contact allowed. But Mike Solari, the Giants’ offensive line coach, sees a difference in Ereck Flowers that can lead to an improved performance for the beleaguered left tackle. “I think..." June 08

  • Giants see Paul Perkins as viable three-down RB

    NFL.com "The New York Giants are all in on Paul Perkins. When Big Blue failed to add a veteran or early-round draft pick to the backfield, the signal was clear that the second-year runner would be the lead back. The coaching staff is comfortable heading into the 2017 season with Perkins as a..." June 08

  • Giants sign Corbin Bryant

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants have added another veteran player to their defensive tackle group. The team announced Thursday that they have signed defensive tackle Corbin Bryant. Center Khaled Holmes was waived to make room for Bryant on the roster. Bryant spent the last four seasons with the Bills and played..." June 08

  • Odell Beckham expected to command record-setting contract

    ESPN "The Brinks truck is loaded, and the GPS is set to Odell Beckham Jr.'s primary address in Hollywood. It’s a long trek, and one that might not be made for quite some time. Maybe it will be before the start of this season. Or maybe it will have to wait until next year. It’s only a matter of time..." June 08

  • Brandon Marshall 'Will Jets Have Enough Guys to Play!?'

    TMZ "Brandon Marshall isn't blind -- he sees what's going on with the NY Jets and has a pretty simple question ... "Will they have enough people to line up?!" The NY Giants WR was out in NYC Wednesday (being honored by the Mental Health Association of NY) where we asked him straight-up is he's glad..." June 08

  • Phil Simms: Giants must make Odell Beckham Jr. happy with new contract

    Sportsnaut "Phil Simms is well acquainted with the way the NFL does business, having been a member of New York Giants throughout his entire 14-year career. He knows teams don’t adhere to the notion that players will decide when it’s time to land new deals — especially when it comes to rookie contracts, which..." June 08

  • Odell Beckham expected to show up for minicamp next week

    Pro Football Talk "Assuming Odell Beckham’s absence from voluntary workouts is about the money, he’s not going to waste any he already has on furthering his statement. According to Art Stapleton of the Bergen Record, the Giants wide receiver is expected to be at next week’s mandatory minicamp. That’s somewhat..." June 07

  • Players' union believes language in many rookie deals violates CBA

    ESPN "The NFL Players Association has identified language in about 160 of this year's rookie contracts that it believes violates the collective bargaining agreement and is considering filing grievances to have the deals voided. "The union has undergone a comprehensive review of rookie contracts and..." June 07

  • Odell Beckham may want new deal, but Giants may not rush to give him it

    Newark Star-Ledger "Odell Beckham apparently wants the Giants to show him the money. At some point, they almost assuredly will. It just may not be as soon as he wants. Many have assumed Beckham's decision to skip the Giants' voluntary organized team activity (OTA) practices is connected to his desire to land a..." June 07

  • Odell Beckham finally admits he’s missing Giants OTAs over money

    New York Daily News "Odell Beckham Jr. showed his strongest sign yet Tuesday night that his absence from Giants OTAs is about the money. And if it’s not a holdout, it sure looks like one now. Beckham retweeted a link from the website FanSided that contained a video of ESPN reporter Adam Schefter talking as if he..." June 07

  • Giants WR Roger Lewis arrested for OVI

    TMZ "NY Giants receiver Roger Lewis was arrested for operating a vehicle while impaired over the weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. Lewis' 2012 Audi was initially pulled over on June 4 in Reynoldsburg, Ohio for speeding and tinted windows. But during the stop, cops tell us they smelled weed and..." June 05

  • Why Giants' Brandon Marshall isn't concerned with being 'a little sore' at OTAs

    Newark Star-Ledger "Brandon Marshall says there is no reason for concern. The Giants' veteran wide receiver was limited to warmups during Friday's open OTA practice. Head coach Ben McAdoo would only say Marshall was "sore." Marshall reiterated that Saturday. While he didn't reveal where specifically the..." June 05

  • Bobby Hart confident he’ll prove Giants right

    Pro Football Talk "The offseason started with a lot of discussion about what the Giants would do to bolster an offensive line that failed to impress last season, but they opted not to make any major changes. They signed D.J. Fluker and drafted Adam Bisnowaty in the sixth round while Marshall Newhouse left as a..." June 04

  • Eli Apple, mother Annie battle over dietary direction

    NFL.com "Their last name might be Apple, but don't get it twisted -- Friday's controversy was all about fried foods. Second-year corner Eli Apple of the New York Giants told NFL Network's Kimberly Jones that the key to his 10-pound healthy bulk was cutting down on the artery-clogging-yet-delicious..." June 04

  • Eli Apple’s offseason: More weights, less food

    Pro Football Talk "Giants cornerback Eli Apple is bigger, stronger and faster than he was when he was drafted last year, thanks to the right offseason habits. Apple told reporters he ate less and worked out more, and the result is he now weighs 204 pounds, five more than he weighed at last year’s Scouting..." June 03

  • Current, former Giants raise $30K at Landon Collins' charity softball game

    Newark Star-Ledger "The current and old Giants were fit to be tied for a good cause. The first-ever Landon Collins Celebrity Softball Game ended in a 9-9 deadlock Friday night at Palisades Credit Union Park, with the squad of ex-Giants from their recent Super Bowl teams captained by former running back Brandon..." June 03

  • Is The NFLPA Still Preparing For A Lockout?

    Pro Football Rumors "We learned back in May that the NFLPA’s board of representatives had approved a plan that would set aside millions of dollars into a “work-stoppage fund,” allowing the players to make some money if an NFL season is cancelled or delayed. Now, it sounds like the Players Association wants the..." June 03