Latest from the Rumor MillRSS Team RSS Feed

Ben McAdoo: We played like the team we’re capable of being

Last week was not a good one for Giants coach Ben McAdoo as he found himself being roasted far and wide after a loss to the previously winless 49ers dropped his team’s record to 1-8 on the year. Among the most pointed critiques was that Giants players weren’t playing hard for their coach, something that [more]

Janoris Jenkins: Tough times don’t last, tough people do

Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins was one of several players on the team to come under fire for a perceived lack of effort in a pair of blowout losses over the last two weeks, but said in the day’s leading up to Sunday’s game against the Chiefs that trying hard wan’t the problem. Jenkins said that [more]

Giants get their second win of the year

The Chiefs opened the season with five straight wins, but their next five games haven’t been nearly as successful. Their offense produced three field goals against a Giants team that spent the last two weeks getting run off the field by the Rams and 49ers and turned the ball over three times, including an Alex [more]

Chiefs force overtime with late field goal

Andy Reid’s teams have never lost a game following a bye week to a team with a losing record and they have a chance to keep that record alive at the Meadowlands. Alex Smith shook off a bad interception just before the two-minute warning to make big plays with his arm and legs that moved [more]

Giants take 6-3 lead into halftime

The Giants find themselves in possession of a halftime lead for the first time since Week Seven against the Seahawks. Orleans Darkwa punched the ball in from the 1-yard-line after a pass interference penalty on Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters in the end zone to give the Giants the first points of the afternoon. Aldrick Rosas [more]

Giants pulling out all their tricks, but can’t get any points

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’s [more]

Eli Apple joins Sterling Shepard on the inactive list

Wide receiver Sterling Shepard was added to the Giants injury report on Saturday due to migraine headaches and the feeling early on Sunday was that Shepard would miss Sunday’s home game against the Chiefs. That was confirmed when the Giants released their inactive list 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoff. He was [more]

Week 11 early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the early games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoffs. Buccaneers at Dolphins Buccaneers: QB Jameis Winston, CB Vernon Hargreaves, DE William Gholston, OL Caleb Benenoch, [more]

Reports: Sterling Shepard has migraines, is unlikely to play

The Giants unexpectedly added receiver Sterling Shepard to the injury report yesterday, and now he’s unlikely to play today. Shepard, who is listed as questionable, isn’t expected to play, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The Giants said Shepard has an illness, and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the specific issue is migraines. [more]

Giants add Sterling Shepard to injury report

The Giants may be without their best remaining receiver when the Chiefs come to town on Sunday. New York has added receiver Sterling Shepard to the injury report as questionable with an illness. Shepard had not previously been on the report. Shepard leads the team in receiving yards with 475, and he’s second in receptions [more]

Week 11 injury report roundup

Week 11 kicked off on Thursday with a Steelers win and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should be self-explanatory. Players [more]

Giants S Darian Thompson fined for late hit on first play against 49ers

The tone for last Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Giants was set on the first play from scrimmage. 49ers running back Carlos Hyde ran through and around the listless Giants defense for a 28-yard gain that marked the first of several big plays by the Niners on their way to a 31-21 win that [more]

Tamba Hali, Dee Ford out for Chiefs

Linebacker Tamba Hali made his first appearance of the 2017 season when the Chiefs faced the Cowboys in Week Nine, but he’ll have to wait at least one more week before making appearance No. 2. Hali was ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Giants because of the knee issues that kept him on the [more]

Janoris Jenkins says his effort wasn’t lacking last Sunday

Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins was suspended for Week Nine for violating team rules and returned in Week 10 with a poor performance in a 31-21 loss to the 49ers. When asked about Jenkins’ performance earlier this week, Giants head coach Ben McAdoo said that “his desire to finish consistently needs to show up.” Jenkins took [more]

Ben McAdoo awaits “greatest opportunity of my life”

Ben McAdoo has essentially received the Glengarry Glen Ross threat to his ongoing employment, and McAdoo appears determined to at least go home with a set of steak knives. Addressing the media two days after ownership made it clear that they’ll make a decision about his future after the 1-8 Giants conclude their 16-game regular [more]

Team Pages