Found August 12, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
Backup quarterback of the New York Giants tried to hit Rueben Randle with a deep throw but there to pick it off was Prince Amukamara, a crucial piece in the reining Super Bowl champion secondary. The second-year cornerback suffered through a miserable, disappointing and injury-plagued rookie season as the Giants’ first-round pick, but fellow cornerback Terrell Thomas [...]

Victor Cruz rips replacement refs

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz criticized the replacement referees officiating preseason games, referring to a holding penalty called on him as "mind-boggling."

New York Giants Preseason: Real Results are not in the Record

Eli Manning prepares to pass in the First Qrt of the New York Giants preseason game against the Jaguars in Jacksonville on August 11, 2012. Photo courtesy of Douglas Jones- US PRESSWIRE Frank Gray BGB Editor The New York Giants took to the field for the first time since hoisting the Lombardi trophy last February. It was their first game of the preseason. It was the first...

New York Giants Waive Safety/Cornerback Janzen Jackson

The New York Giants will officially waive safety/cornerback Janzen Jackson on Monday, reports Paul Dottino of WFAN. Jackson was signed as an undrafted free agent out of McNeese State in late April, and was considered an early favorite to surprise and make the 53-man roster. However, after struggling in camp, Big Blue has decided to go in a different direction. In November...

Osi Umenyiora Signs with Tom Condon of Creative Artists Agency

In the beginning of June, I reported that New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora parted ways with his agent Tony Agnone of Eastern Athletic Services.  Umenyiora only had to wait five days from the date that he left Agnone to hire a new agent, but did not decide on new representation until last week, when he hired Tom Condon of Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Welcome...

Jayron Hosley getting first-team reps

New York Giants 3rd-round pick Jayron Hosley has been getting reps with the first-team defense in nickel packages according to Mike Garafolo of The Star-Ledger. According to Garafolo, the results have been mixed so far, but this appears to be an ideal spot for Hosley. While he’s slightly undersized, he’s quick enough to stick with nearly any receiver in the NFL. The key to Hosley’s...

NY Giants WR Domenik Hixon Looking to Bounce Back Yet Again!

TweetNew York Giants WR Domenik Hixon is looking to bounce back after 2 disappointing injury filled seasons. The disappointment  has nothing to do with his ability but more to do with his unfortunate luck. In 2011 he scores a great touchdown against the ST. Louis Rams but in the process he tore his ACL which put him out of commission for the season. It was a devastating injury especially...

Victor Cruz concerned about 'glorified high school' replacement referees

Victor Cruz admits he has a lot of concern for the safety and integrity of the game if the replacement referees end up working games in the NFL regular season. The New York Giants wide receiver had a close up look at the newbies during Friday night's 32-31 loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars and walked away with doubts they distinguished themselves. Cruz said he was "...

Coughlin not amused by prank video

Tom Coughlin talked about the usual pros and cons after watching the video of the Giants' preseason win over the Jets, and the report on injuries to running back Ahmad Bradshaw and rookie cornerback Jayron Hosley seemed OK. What the Giants coach had a problem with Sunday was a video of Pro Bowl defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul throwing second-year cornerback Prince Amukamara...

New York Giants’ Martellus Bennett: “I Have a Long, Long Way to Go”

During the New York Giants’ 32-31 preseason loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Friday night, tight end Martellus Bennett was one of the many payers who flashed. The fifth-year veteran hauled in three passes (on three targets) for 27 yards and a touchdown, proving that he’s got more to offer the team than just his superb blocking ability. However, after the game Bennett was humble...

Offensive Line Fantasy Value of the New York Giants

For years Eli Manning has been living in his big brother’s shadow, NOT ANYMORE!!  After dispatching the Patriots in Super Bowl 46, Peyton has been relegated to the second best “clutch” Manning in his own family.  Eli has the composure and coolness to flourish under stressful conditions.  The Giants were very close to not even qualifying for the playoffs but managed to squeak...

Victor Cruz discusses a “mind boggling” call the replacement officials made

AP Photo New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz said he was surprised to see all of the mistakes the replacement officials made during their game against the Jaguars on Friday night. One error that Cruz pointed out was when rookie cornerback Jayron Hosely was returning a punt and was called for holding. “That was probably the most mind-boggling one to me,” Cruz said Sunday...

New York Giants Are Getting Tired of the Tim Tebow Talk “It’s All About us”

As the New York Giants prepare for the game against the New York Jets, the talk about Tim Tebow is heating up. Now the questions have started to upset the Giants. In a recent interview with ESPN Antrel Rolle was asked about Tebow, he replied “Just go out there and play the game. It’s not going to be about Tebow. It’s about us.” Can you blame him? The coverage on Tebow is...

Jaguars 32, Giants 31

The Jacksonville Jaguars' starting unit faded after a fast start. The New York Giants were the opposite, scoring on four consecutive series after being stopped on their opening drive. Eli Manning only played two series and produced three points before taking the rest of the night off in the Giants' 32-21 loss in both teams' preseason opener. New York (No. 3 in the AP...
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