Evaluating the Giants' Current & Future Secondary Situation

The New York Giants pass defense was extremely inconsistent. A pass rush that showed up one week and was non-existent the next and a secondary that was ruined by injuries led to the team's downfall, and the future of this group remains largely in the hands of Jerry Reese.Reese brought in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond last offseason to solidify the back of New York...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Evaluating the Team’s Current & Future Secondary Situation

The New York Giants pass defense was extremely inconsistent. A pass rush that showed up one week and was non-existent the next and a secondary that was ruined by injuries led to the team’s downfall, and the future of this group remains largely in the hands of Jerry Reese. Reese brought in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond last offseason to solidify the back of New...
Via Standing O Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Late round draft targets for the New York Giants

Lets flash forward to May 2, the third and final day of the 2015 NFL Draft. On night one of the draft, I predicted Commissioner Rodger Goodell would announce to the Auditorium Theater crowd, “with the ninth overall pick the New York Giants select offensive tackle Brandon Sheriff, University of Iowa.” On day two the Giants could grab Miami ILB Denzel Perryman in the second...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Middle round draft targets for the New York Giants

Todd McShay released his NFL mock draft 3.0 Thursday morning, and for the third strait time he has the New York Giants selecting offensive lineman Brandon Scherff in the first round. In my last article I highlighted three potential targets that the Giants could go after with the ninth overall pick. I agree with McShay, and believe that the Giants will address their needs on the...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Reese doesn’t believe that Odell Beckham played with two hamstring tears

New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr had an amazing rookie season. Beckham Jr finished the season with 91 catches and 12 touchdowns without playing a full 16 game schedule. What made it even more remarkable is when the star WR said he played with two hamstrings tears. While many believed what Beckham Jr said, one person in the Giants organization is not buying it. General manager...
Via No Guts, No Glory
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants GM Wonders if Victor Cruz will be Back

New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese acknowledged that wide receiver Victor Cruz is doing the correct things to recover from the patella tendon surgery he had last fall. However, Reese exercised some caution when speaking about the team’s star receiver and what it can expect from him moving forward (via When a guy had a big injury like Victor had, you can’t...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants' GM recalls LSU's Odell Beckham Jr. had 'arrogant hands' at NFL Combine last year

GM Jerry Reese also doubts Beckham had two torn hamstrings.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

New York Giants' Players Facing Make or Break Seasons

There is no question that the New York Giants severely underperformed last season. Last offseason, General Manager Jerry Reese and the front office attempted to fix the self-proclaimed “broken” team through heavy activity in free agency. However, with only six wins, their lowest total since the Manning-Coughlin Era began in 2004, there were many free agent acquisitions and returning...
Via Pro Football Spot
13 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Free Agent Targets To Consider

With the recent signing of OC Brett Jones, the New York Giants have added the linemen of the year in the CFL last season. GM Jerry Reese has been very adamant in stating that the team will not be as active as last season in free agency. However; the Giants have many needs and filling these needs can’t be accomplished solely through the draft. Which is why I believe Reese will pursue...
Via Football Nation
19 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Could The Giants Be Seeing Double?

The New York Giants drafted (WR) Odell Beckham Jr (1st round) and (RB) Andre Williams (4th round) in the 2014 NFL draft. Both players had productive rookie seasons, however; overall the WR and RB positions suffered injuries to key players last season in Rashad Jennings and Victor Cruz. GM Jerry Reese must have some concerns regarding their health and if they can contribute in 2015...
Via Football Nation
29 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Top 3 Free Agents To Target This Offseason

The New York Giants finished the season with a mediocre 6-10 record. While fans and management were disappointed, there were several key bright spots for the Giants this past season. The 2014 draft class proved to be their best yet under GM Jerry Reese’s seven year tenure. Led by their star rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. the Giants impressed with their passing game for...
Via Football Nation
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Reese's Diamonds in the Rough

Over the years, many Giants fans have watched General Manager Jerry Reese swing and miss in the middle-to-late rounds in the draft. It seems that Reese has hit on a couple mid-round picks in the 2014 draft. We all know Odell Beckham Jr., who will be the rookie of the year this year. Second round pick Weston Richburg had his moments, but he shouldn’t be judged until he is playing...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Who are the top defensive coordinator candidates for the New York Giants?

Last week, New York Giants owner John Mara and general manager Jerry Reese said decisions about the coaching staff would be left up to Tom Coughlin who, at the time, seemed to be leaning towards retaining most of his staff. In an unexpected move Wednesday morning however the organization decided to part ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and defensive backs coach Peter...
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Retaining Reese and Coughlin the Right Move?

The long awaited decision was finally revealed as Giants owner John Mara confirmed that GM Jerry Reese and Head Coach Tom Coughlin will return in 2015. This decision was made despite the team finishing 7-9 in 2013 and 6-10 in 2014, although Mr. Mara made it clear that he expects significant improvement in 2015.In the news conference, Mr. Mara expressed the conversation between him...
Via Football Nation
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jerry Reese Puts on Another Great Show

Jerry Reese spoke with the media this morning. Good Morning. Yes, it is good because Mara would’ve canned me if Jacksonville was the last game of the season. Six and 10, obviously we are all disappointed. But thankfully Mara is not disappointed enough because he makes too much money from addicted fans who keep paying to see our product. Like always, our goal is to come in the season...
Via Ultimate NYG
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin, Jerry Reese returning to Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants are sticking with their coach and general manager after a second straight losing season. Giants co-owner John Mara announced Tuesday that coach Tom Coughlin will return for a 12th season and Jerry Reese will be back as GM despite what he calls an ''embarrassing'' 6-10 record. Mara says if there are to be any changes to the coaching...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Reese Will Not Be the NY Giants GM in 2015

Jerry Reese will not be the NY Giants GM in 2015.  I read an article today by Paul Schwartz of the NY Post.  So that’s my source.  Let’s take some excerpted quotes from Schwartz. 1) “How Jerry Reese is failing Eli Manning” – this is the title.  It’s pretty blunt.  Not your typical beat writer fare. 2) “Here’s another prize delivered to the Giants this holiday...
Via Ultimate NYG
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

GM Reese: Time for Giants to play good football

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) General manager Jerry Reese believes the New York Giants can get back into the playoff race if they cut out the mistakes and start playing good football. In a 20-minute state of the team availability after the bye week, Reese said Monday that the team's 3-4 record is disappointing, but there is time to turn things around and avoid a third straight season...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Special to Redskins fans: How Jerry Reese ruined the Giants and what it means Thursday night

The New York Giants visit Thursday night. Giants fans enjoy a qualitatively better level of dissatisfaction with last year’s performance than we Redskins fans enjoy. Adding to the frustration is that the Gi’nts beat the Texans who beat the Redskins in Week One. The Texans scored 17 points in both games. Pfft. Hog Heaven turned to Andy Furman of Ultimate NYG blog, one of our oldest...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Best New York Giants teams to never win a Super Bowl

The Giants have enjoyed more post-season success than most teams. In their history have won four Super Bowls and made the playoffs an NFL record 31 times. However the column below shows the five best Giants teams that never achieved their ultimate goal of winning the Super Bowl. The order is not entirely determined by their final record, but rather a combination of team talent,...
Via cover32 - Giants
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese ranked top-5 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Giants
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants to run tight end by committee?

There has been plenty of speculation about what the New York Giants will do this season at the tight end position with no standout player on the roster. Well, at least for the time being, it appears they’ll be utilizing the role in a by-committee basis like many teams do at the running back position. Giants general manager Jerry Reese told WFAN on Monday (via “I think...
Via cover32 - Giants
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: New York Giants injuries, grading the backfield and more

Here are some of this week’s best stories about the New York Giants: - Grading Giants’ depth at running back (READ) - Giants’ OTA injuries and suspensions immediately test Jerry Reese’s brittle roster (READ) - Eli Manning’s quick return to practice will hasten Giants’ learning curve (READ) - PFF analyzes Giants’ depth chart (READ) - Antrel Rolle embarrasses teammates...
Via cover32 - Giants
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Giants’ depth at running back

There may be some questions concerning what to expect from the New York Giants’ rushing attack in 2014, but one thing is for certain: they have plenty of depth in the backfield. With a clear void at the running back position with Brandon Jacobs retiring, Andre Brown on his way out and David Wilson’s health in question, general manager Jerry Reese went out and snatched up two...
Via cover32 - Giants
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Has Reese Found A Diamond in the Rough

With all the harsh criticism I have been given Jerry Reese; especially in this year’s draft, it would only be fitting to be fair and acknowledge him on a positive note. Before I address the recent signings of undrafted prospects by Reese and the Giants; I would like to state that I thought Reese did a great job during the free agent phrase and the personal he brought in for the...
Via Football Nation
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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