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Giants swap out a guard before training camp

The Giants shuffled their interior line depth Thursday, waiving a first-year guard for a more experienced one. The team announced the signing of veteran guard Zac Kerin and waiving Ethan Cooper. Kerin has spent time with the Vikings and Lions, and has started one regular season game and appeared in 14 regular season games and [more]

Former Lion and Giant Bruce Maher dies at 80

Bruce Maher, who had a 10-year career with the Lions and Giants in the 1960s, has died at the age of 80. Maher was born and raised in Detroit, attended the University of Detroit, and then began playing safety for the Lions in 1960. “Nobody in the league plays with more desire,” Lions assistant coach [more]

Dave Gettleman: Sam Beal a talented young player with “ability to ascend”

The Giants became the first team to make a pick in this year’s supplemental draft when they nabbed cornerback Sam Beal in the third round on Wednesday. That decision leaves the Giants without their third-round pick in next year’s draft and General Manager Dave Gettleman said in a statement that it came after “very thorough [more]

Supplemental draft ends with two players selected

Two NFC East teams added help for their secondary during Wednesday’s supplemental draft, but the other 30 clubs left without any new additions to their rosters. Former Western Michigan cornerback Sam Beal went to the Giants in the third round and Washington plucked a local prospect in the sixth round when they selected former Virginia [more]

Giants take Sam Beal in third round of supplemental draft

The Giants will have a new rookie cornerback joining them at training camp later this month. They selected former Western Michigan cornerback Sam Beal in the third round of Wednesday’s supplemental draft. Beal was the first player selected this year as the first two rounds passed without any teams making a pick. By selecting Beal, [more]

Eli Manning: Peyton showed “great things can happen” late in careers

Giants quarterback Eli Manning hopes to prove the Giants right for sticking with him after a rough 2017 season and he doesn’t have to look beyond his own family to see how things can go positively late in a career. Eli’s older brother Peyton recovered from a serious neck injury that kept him from playing [more]

Eli Manning wants to prove Giants right after they passed on franchise QB

The Giants could have had Sam Darnold, Josh Allen or Josh Rosen with the second overall choice. But instead of selecting their quarterback of the future, the Giants decided to help their quarterback of the present. Running back Saquon Barkley gives Eli Manning yet another weapon as the Giants try to win now. In other [more]

Eli Manning: Biggest adjustment Odell Beckham has left is practicing with a shirt

Eli Manning said after the Giants’ mandatory minicamp that Odell Beckham “looks great” and “looks healthy.” The Giants quarterback has not worked with his star receiver since but has seen the videos of Beckham’s work in Los Angeles. Beckham worked alongside teammates Sterling Shepard, Evan Engram and Saquon Barkley in Los Angeles last week. Hall [more]

Eli Manning: Sterling Shepard “primed for a big year”

When the topic of conversation around the Giants shifted to wide receivers this offseason, it usually focused on Odell Beckham. Whether it was his health, his contract or his presence at workouts, Beckham has been talked about a lot. He isn’t the only wideout on the roster, though, and quarterback Eli Manning spent a little [more]

Giants’ A.J. Francis blasts TSA for mishandling his mother’s ashes

Giants defensive tackle A.J. Francis says TSA rifled through his checked luggage, which included his mother’s ashes, and in the process spilled her ashes all over his other items. Francis wrote on Twitter today that he was shocked to open his bag and see his mother’s ashes had spilled, with a note from TSA saying [more]

Eli Apple focusing on “being more positive” this season

The Giants cleaned house on the coaching staff after hiring Dave Gettleman as their new General Manager late last season and head coach Pat Shurmur’s group has talked often about giving cornerback Eli Apple a clean slate after his rough 2017 since joining the organization. Apple’s happy about that turn of events and he’s altered his [more]

Giants counting on Olivier Vernon making an impact as pass-rushing OLB

Olivier Vernon is an important piece of coordinator James Bettcher’s aggressive 3-4 scheme. They are counting on him to help improve their pass rush, which made only 32 sacks last season. Vernon, 27, should not have much of a transition moving from a 4-3 defensive end to a pass-rushing outside linebacker in the 3-4. He [more]

Eli Manning’s Super Bowl XLII helmet is available at auction

Less than two months ago, Giants quarterback Eli Manning settled a civil lawsuit alleging game-used memorabilia fraud. And, of course, the helmet he wore in Super Bowl XLII can now be purchased by the highest bidder. That helmet became the centerpiece of the litigation, with the plaintiff claiming that he had purchased the real helmet, [more]

Former NFL defensive lineman Barry Cofield arrested for heroin possession, assault of an officer

Former Washington Redskins and New York Giants defensive lineman Barry Cofield was arrested in an Orlando suburb after falling asleep at the wheel of his car, fleeing police and being found with heroin in his possession. According to Michael Williams of the Orlando Sentinel, Cofield was found passed out at the wheel of his SUV [more]

Janoris Jenkins puts out statement about death at his house

Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins was in Florida when authorities found a dead body in his New Jersey home, and his brother was subsequently charged with aggravated manslaughter. And while it wasn’t much, Jenkins did put out a brief statement on social media Thursday regarding the death of Roosevelt Rene. “With Regret and sadness I wish [more]

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