It's a good time to be a member of the Apple family. Last month, the New York Giants selected former Ohio State Buckeyes cornerback Eli Apple with the 10th overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft. During all of the draft hoopla, the 20-year-old's...Show More Summary
New York Giants 1st round pick Eli Apple’s mom, Annie, reportedly will join ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown in September as a contributor. The network confirmed it on Monday: “Annie Apple, the mother of New York Giants 2016 first round pick Eli Apple, is joining ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown this fall as a contributor. Beginning in September, she will […]
One of the biggest stars of NFL Draft weekend this year wasn't a player; it was a player's mom. Annie Apple, mother of cornerback and New York Giants first-round pick Eli, became a media darling for her no-nonsense style and her refusal...Show More Summary
Annie Apple will be a contributor on ESPN's Sunday Countdown. Annie Apple, the mother of New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple, is joining ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown as a contributor, and you should be excited about it. Apple caughtShow More Summary
New York Giants rookie linebacker B.J. Goodson has a message he’d like to send to Giants fans. “I definitely want Giants nation to know that they have another everyday hard-hat worker coming into the business and someone who is going to represent the brand the right way, he said. “That’s my identity. Show More Summary
Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan disclosed to Don Banks of SI.com on Friday that he tried to trade for New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. back in 2014 when he was head coach of the New York Jets. Beckham's name came upShow More Summary
Up next in my New York Giants positional preview is the offensive line, the last of the units on the offensive side of the ball. 2015 in Review Lately the Giants have been about setting the wrong kind of notables in their franchise history,...Show More Summary
When Willie Mays made The Catch in 1954, the New York Giants played in the polo grounds, which was a goddamn huge ballpark shaped like a horseshoe with a 483-foot center field fence. He had to get way the hell back there to make the over-the-shoulder grab. Given the dimensions of the ballpark, it’s probably irreplicable. Read more...
It's been a far fall from grace for veteran unrestricted free-agent wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, who recorded just 45 receptions in the past two years with the Indianapolis Colts and New York Giants. On Wednesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the New Orleans Saints are "working out a group" of wide receivers that includes Nicks. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
In this installment of my New York Giants position previews, I look at the receivers. 2015 in Review There was Odell Beckham Jr., and then there was everyone else. That’s what the Giants found out the hard way when they had to go atShow More Summary
A little more than four months after stepping down as coach of the New York Giants, Tom Coughlin still hasn’t driven coaching from his system. Coughlin admitted in an interview with the MMQB that his “motor is starting to run again.” “I’ve coached 47 years of my life,” Coughlin told Peter King. “You take that away, and that’s […]
In this installment of my New York Giants position previews, I look at the tight ends. 2015 in Review The Giants' tight end group that began the 2015 regular season might have lacked star power, but there was little reason to believe that it couldn ’t be effective. That was, at least, until the injury bug tore through the unit. Show More Summary
Liberty University conferred 19,430 degrees at its commencement ceremony Saturday with about 35,000 people, including Hollywood actors Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn, screenwriter Randall Wallace, New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings and "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson, in attendance.
Moving right along in my series breaking down each position unit on the New York Giants, here now is a look at the running backs, including fullbacks. 2015 in Review The Giants took the “running back by committee” concept to a wholeShow More Summary
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been named cover athlete for Madden 17. Gronkowski finished second in fan voting last season, losing out to New York Giants WR, Odell Beckham Jr. This year belongs to him, Gronk will be the first member of the Patriots’ organization to appear on the front of the popular EA […]
On a chilly December day in 1958, budding photographer Neil Leifer finagled his way into Yankee Stadium for the NFL championship game between the New York Giants and Baltimore Colts. Without any credentials, he embedded himself 10 yards behind the goal line, a Yashica-Mat camera safely hidden in...
Over the next few weeks (well, with an exception here and there for some special features I have planned), I’m going to take an in-depth look at each unit on the New York Giants. For each unit, I’ll start with a review of the 2015 season. Show More Summary
Well, this is awkward. The New York Giants are now a two-Eli team, with rookie cornerback Eli Apple joining quarterback Eli Manning. How do you solve a problem like this? Let’s go to the veteran, Eli Manning. “Call me Elisha, maybe, and switch to my official first name,” he suggested to reporters Monday (via Newsday). “I’ve […]
Terron Beckham, a distant cousin of the New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr., may have the physique and the flair for the NFL, but he won’t be signing with the New York Jets. Beckham, who did not play college football and has not played football since 2010, was one of 22 players given a tryout at […]
Everyone tends to like a good dark-horse story, a tale of a football player who initially appeared to be camp fodder but ends up making the 53-man roster after putting forth a solid effort. Every year, the New York Giants are on theShow More Summary