Found November 06, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
Today Brandon Jacobs returned to practice and appears set to return after missing two games with a hamstring injury, and Coughlin is excited to have him back. Coughlin finally has options going into Sunday’s matchup with the Raiders, who are sixth in the NFL against the run allowing a touch under 100 yards per game. […]

Peyton Hillis expected to be the Giants primary back with Jacobs and Brown back in the fold

Even though both Brandon Jacobs and Andre Brown will be healthy and ready to play this week,  running back Peyton Hillis is expected to be the Giants primary back against the Raiders, according to the Newark Star-Ledger. Hillis will be a big part of Sunday’s plan. He played well in his first two games with the Giants, the only two games they’ve won this season. He ran for 106...

RB David Wilson to be placed on season ending injured reserve, activate RB Andre Brown

According to Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants will RB David Wilson on injured reserve on Thursday afternoon. Along with the move, the team will make room on the roster for RB Andre Brown’s return from injured reserve.

Giants place RB David Wilson on Injured Reserve

Today in a surprise move the New York Giants place running back David Wilson on the injured reserve per Jason LaCanfora. Wilson injured his neck several weeks ago. @JasonLaCanfora: The Giants are placing RB David Wilson on IR The Giants will finish the season off with Peyton Hillis and Brandon Jacobs as their starting running […]

Victor Cruz Sits Out Practice With Neck Issue

Victor Cruz has been the most dependable offensive weapon that the Giants have had this season. However, the Giants held him out of Wednesday's practice due to a hit he took to his neck against the Eagles on October 27th. While Cruz returned to that game and finished it, the Giants are being cautious with Cruz's neck. Coach Tom Coughlin said that Cruz's neck is...

Jason Pierre-Paul getting his swagger back

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is feeling confident after last week’s bye,  as he continues to get healthy after undergoing off-season back surgery. “For the past three years, I’ve been rushing the passer, you just see fear in the quarterback’s eyes,” JPP said via the NY Daily News. “You see fear in the tackle’s eyes. They respect me. They know when...

Cruz back at practice, wears protective red jersey

Victor Cruz returned to practice and had New York Giants teammates seeing red. No, they weren't angry at the star wide receiver for sitting out an extra day with a neck injury. He was hurt against Philadelphia on Oct. 27, the Giants' last game before a bye. Cruz was getting grief for wearing a red jersey with the No. 8. The quarterbacks normally wear the red jerseys in...

Giants try out three defensive backs, one linebacker

The New York Giants tried out three defensive backs and one linebacker, according to a league source The Giants tried out defensive backs Akwasi Owusu-Ansah (Indiana, Pa.), Mike Edwards (Hawaii) and Brandon Jones (Rutgers) and linebacker Jonathan Stewart (Texas A&M). None were immediately signed to a contract. Owusu-Ansah is a former Dallas Cowboys fourth-round draft pick...

Antrel Rolle Says Jonathan Martin Should Be Blamed As Much as Incognito

A lot of people are thinking this, but not many are saying it publicly. Antrel Rolle isn’t one to bite his tongue though. Antrel Rolle on @WFAN regarding Dolphin bullyign: "I think the other guy is just as much to blame because he's allowed this to happen." — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) November 5, 2013 More Rolle on Bully-gate … RT @ebenezersamuel "...

Jason Pierre-Paul: Raiders Need To Bring ‘A’ Game To Stop Me

It took almost 9 weeks, but Jason Pierre-Paul now seems to have a pulse for the New York Giants. Pierre-Paul chose not to have back surgery until two weeks before training camp started, and he’s now just getting back to full speed as a player. Pierre-Paul said Wednesday that he feels like it is high time for him to “just go out there and handle my business,” and then told the...

Coach Coughlin to Talk to Team About Hazing and Bullying

Tom Coughlin took time to talk to his team captains about the issues of bullying and hazing in the locker room and said that he plans to address the whole team about it tomorrow. The issue is not bullying in the Giants locker room specifically, but Antrel Rolle's comments on Richie Incognito and the situation in Miami was a factor in Coughlin's decision to address the...

Giants place David Wilson on IR

The New York Giants confirmed via their official twitter account that they will be placing running back David Wilson on the season-ending injured reserve list. Wilson suffered a neck injury in Week 5′s 36-21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. The @Giants have activated RB Andre Brown & DT Markus Kuhn – David Wilson and Shaun Rogers to IR. more: — New...

David Wilson Heading to Injured Reserve

NEW YORK, NY– Giants runningback David Wilson has been trying to come back from a neck injury sustained earlier this season. It seems the team would rather have him come back at 100 percent next year rather than waste a roster spot on a guy who is banged up. Running back Andre Brown is coming […]

Throwback Thursday: The "Duke"

Without the Giants there would be no football. And I mean that quite literally. Here's a brief history of how the NFL got the official pigskin it uses today... The year was 1941. Giants owner, Tim Mara, along with his good friend and legendary Bears team owner, George Halas, had just arranged a relationship between the NFL and Wilson Sporting Goods. The deal would make...

Oakland Raiders at New York Giants: 2013 Week 10 NFL Pick

Oakland Raiders (3-5) at New York Giants (2-6) One of the most powerful trends in betting is known as the six and six trend, meaning teams who finish with 6 wins or fewer are 25-69 ATS as favorites of 6 or more since 2002. There are two issues with this trend. One, it’s very rare (it only happened 7 times all last season, going 2-5 ATS). Two, it’s even rarer that a situation...

Raiders-Giants Preview

After a dreadful start to the year, the New York Giants finally showed some signs of life before their bye. Now, they'll try to pick up where they left off and climb back into the NFC East race Sunday against the visiting Oakland Raiders, who are hoping to have starting quarterback Terrelle Pryor available. The Giants (2-6) surrendered 34.8 points per game in posting their...
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