Giants HC: Welker was ‘very quick and worked out well’

The New York Giants are looking to add depth at the receiver position. In particular, the team is seeking to add a slot receiver to their unit, which is why Wes Welker was called in for a workout on Tuesday. Head coach Tom Coughlin seemed to like what he saw. “We brought him in, worked him out, he was healthy and he worked out well for us,” Coughlin said, via Coughlin...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Vacchiano: Coughlin sent a message to his team by drop-kicking Preston Parker out of his locker room

New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin has been on the hot seat before, but this time he's in a serious fight for his job. The expectations for the Giants have been high after a late season surge in 2014; however, the team is struggle bad and Coughlin is the guy everyone is pointing fingers at. According to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News, Coughlin himself decided to...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz is getting close to a return to the field

Although head coach Tom Coughlin claims that the decision to release wide receiver Preston Parker has nothing to do with the status of Victor Cruz, you can't help but notice the recent progress Cruz has made toward a return from his recent calf injury. Cruz ran and practiced cutting on grass for the first time since injuring his calf in August."I'm closer," Cruz said to reporters...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants Release Preston Parker: Now What?

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – SEPTEMBER 20: Jay Bromley #96 of the New York Giants waits to take the field before the game against the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium on September 20, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) The New York Giants currently maintain an 0-2 record to begin the 2015 season. While losing two games to debut a season is already...
Via The Sports Journal
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Eli Manning gets a surprise at practice: no Preston Parker

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning looked around during passing drills on Tuesday and couldn't find Preston Parker, the receiver who had dropped a couple key passes in the team's first two games. Manning insisted on Monday that Parker would still be one of his targets. Tom Coughlin had other thoughts Tuesday. Coughlin released Parker and signed defensive...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants release receiver Parker, sign defensive tackle Ellis

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have released wide receiver Preston Parker and signed defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis. Coach Tom Coughlin announced the moves on Tuesday, two days before the winless Giants are to play the Washington Redskins (1-1) at MetLife Stadium. Parker had five catches for 43 yards in the first two games, but he also had a couple drops. The Giants...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Giants to release WR Preston Parker

It only took an NFL high five dropped passes for the New York Giants to move on from wide receiver Preston Parker. According to FOX Sports NFL Insider Mike Garafolo, sources tell him that the Giants will release Parker and re-sign free agent defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis.Parker has been operating as the Giants' starting slot wide receiver in place of the injured Victor Cruz through...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants Releasing WR Preston Parker

Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports reports that the Giants are releasing WR Preston Parker on Tuesday to make room for DT Kenrick Ellis, who is being signed to their active roster. Parker, 28, originally signed on with the Buccaneers as an signed undrafted free agent out of North Alabama back in 2010. He spent two years in Tampa Bay before catching … The post...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants WR Parker drops another, leads NFL with five drops

No wide receiver in the NFL has had more dropped passes than New York Giants wide receiver Preston Parker through two weeks, according to Pro Football Focus. In Sunday's loss to the Atlanta Falcons, Parker finished with two dropped passes, including one that came on the final play of the game.After scanning the field on a fourth down, in what turned out to be the game's final play...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

ATL 24 NYG 20

Coulda. Woulda. Shoulda. If the Giants could hold onto 2 double digit leads, they would be 2-0 right now. And if the Queen had balls she’d be King. If the Giants could have made even one less of many errors in either game, they’d be 2-0 right now. But they could not. And the reality is they are 0-2 for the third consecutive year. As painful as these losses are, they are not so...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

WR Preston Parker looking to redeem himself after poor performance in season opener

New York Giants wide receiver Preston Parker is filling Victor Cruz's position, but in the season opener, he hardly resembled the sals dancing pass catcher. Parker dropped three passes against the Cowboys, all being on third down. “I’m just ready to get out there and make the plays I know I can make,’’ Parker said, via the New York Post. “I use it as fuel. It...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants WR Dwayne Harris could get more snaps in the slot

In Week 1, the New York Giants missed wide receiver Victor Cruz, and it was quite obvious. Filing in for Cruz, slot receiver Preston Parker dropped three passes on key third down situations. After his disappointing performance, head coach Tom Coughlin is open to exploring other possibilities.“We’ll see how practice goes this week," Coughlin said when asked if wide receiver Dwayne...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

DAL Recap Part 2

The disclosure by Eli that he told Jennings to not go in the for the score is a total fiasco.  Eli said he had discussed this with the Giants coaches.  Yet Coughlin said he was not aware of this until after the game.  This whole end game clock mismanagement was completely dysfunctional.  Yes, it is now in the rare strata of Joe Pisarcik-land. SCORE THE TD.  WIN THE FREAKING...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Shane Vereen play the slot until Victor Cruz returns?

Although most of the Monday morning quarterback chatter surrounds the New York Giants' questionable clock management, three key dropped passes on third down plays prevented the Giants from extending drives to put more points on the board and controlling the clock. Slot wide receiver Preston Parker, who is filling in for an injured Victor Cruz, was responsible for all three of them...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants' Preston Parker drops three costly third down passes

There is a lot of blame to toss around in the New York Giants' stunning loss on the final drive to the Dallas Cowboys. Giants wide receiver Preston Parker could find himself in the mix despite both head coach Tom Coughlin and quarterback Eli Manning taking the blame for the loss.Filling in for injured slot wide receiver Victor Cruz, Parker made three key mistakes while operating...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Reporter suggests Victor Cruz could be sidelined until Week 4

The New York Giants are eager for Victor Cruz’s return to the field, but the team might have to wait a little longer on the wide receiver. According to ESPN’s Dan Graziano, the 28-year-old wideout didn’t practice on Wednesday due to a calf injury, and Graziano suggests that could mean Cruz won’t play until Week 4. That seems a little outlandish on the surface, but Graziano...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

4 Players Who Must Step Up For Giants During Preseason Game 2

Written By Adam Nardelli Preston Parker, Wide Receiver: View image | The 28 year-old out of the University of North Alabama struggled in the first preseason game vs Cincinnati.  He dropped a relatively easy pass on a third down play from Eli Manning which could have given the offense some much needed momentum. That does nothing to show to Tom Coughlin and...
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August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

The St. Louis Rams take care of their rookies better than any other NFL team

You may have heard that the St. Louis Rams do things a little differently when they add new players through the NFL Draft. While most teams rush to sign their new guys as soon as possible, Les Snead and company do things very differently. They make their rookies go through a financial counseling class called ” Financial Planning 101.” The idea is to save the kids from making...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Wide receiver Preston Parker puts on a show at New York Giants practice

The New York Giants are so stacked at the wide receiver position it’s almost hard to keep up. Odell Beckham is scoring both on and off the field, Victor Cruz is getting back to full health, and Reuben Randle nearly went for one thousand yards last year. Oh, and there’s also Preston Parker to consider. Last season he hooked up with Eli Manning for two touchdowns and 418 yards...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham will be more dangerous in 2015

If you are one of the 32 NFL teams looking to double cover Odell Beckham in 2015, think again. I will offer you reasons as to why, Odell Beckham will be more dangerous in 2015. Despite missing the first four games of the 2014 season, the young sensation, put up tremendous numbers with 91 receptions, 1,305 receiving yards, and 12 touchdowns en route to the Pro Bowl in his rookie campaign...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Grading the New York Giants Early FA Moves

Sign – Shane Vereen View image | The Giants signed Shane Vereen to a 4 year/16 million dollar deal.  Shane Vereen is going to assist the Giants this season, as he’ll be a very talented receiving back for the Giants, playing next to either Rashad Jennings or Andre Williams, who will be the predominant backs. Vereen will be excellent as a change-of-pace...
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL hands down fines for brawl between New York Giants and St. Louis Rams

From the opening moments of the brawl between the New York Giants and St. Louis Rams that broke out on Sunday you knew that the NFL was going to hand down some stiff penalties: Now we know who got hit and for how much, thanks to NFL insider Ian Rapoport: #Giants-#Rams fight fines: Damontre Moore ($15K),Preston Parker ($15K), Odell Beckham ($10K), William Hayes ($10K), Alec Ogletree...
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December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Six players fined for St. Louis Rams game

Odell Beckham Jr. and five of his New York Giants teammates have been fined for their actions during the team’s 37-27 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Most of the fines came for a sideline brawl that broke out after Beckham was tackled out of bounds by Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree. Kicker Josh Brown, defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins, wide receiver Preston Parker, defensive...
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December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham, five other Giants fined by NFL for melee vs. Rams

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Game-breaking wide receiver Odell Beckham and five other New York Giants were fined a total of $72,400 for their actions in Sunday's melee-marred game in St. Louis. While the NFL does not announce fines for this previous weekend's games until Friday, placekicker Josh Brown and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins discussed the levies Wednesday after being informed...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

6 Giants fined by NFL for actions in Rams game

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Game-breaking wide receiver Odell Beckham and five other New York Giants were fined a total of $72,400 for their actions in Sunday's melee-marred game in St. Louis. While the NFL doesn't announce the fines for last weekend's games until Friday, placekicker Josh Brown and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins discussed the levies Wednesday after being informed...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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