This is the April 23, 2014 news archive. View today's Giants rumors and news.
Breakdown: Well, opening on "Monday Night Football" on the road isn't awesome, if for no other reason than it makes your fans wait extra-long to start the season (and for the first home game). I would say the early part of the Giants' schedule…Upvote Share Tweet
Puzzled but Positive, Giants Learn Offense That Has Shades of Green Baynytimes.com Apr 23, 2014The system installed by the Giants’ new offensive coordinator, Ben McAdoo, is expected to overhaul the way Eli Manning communicates with receivers.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 23, 2014The NFL guards its precious product like a Lord of the Rings-style dragon, eyeing every scrap of information lest it reach the public before the NFL deems it appropriate. But none other than WFAN's Mike Francesa might just have made off with a bit of go…Upvote Share Tweet
Josh Freeman: I still see myself as a starting-caliber quarterbackJosh Freeman rapidly declined from a franchise quarterback in Tampa Bay to a disappointment in Minnesota to a backup where he is now, with the Giants. But Freeman thinks he can be a franchise quarterback again. Although Freeman knows he has no chance of…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Bob Glauber, PFT Planet calls and tweetsThe Jets and Giants both opened up their offseason workouts this week after a couple of months spent trying to build themselves into teams capable of making it back to the playoffs. The Jets added wide receiver Eric Decker, running back Chris Johnson an…Upvote Share TweetAn interesting battle took place Tuesday on Twitter. New York Giants cornerback Walter Thurmond claimed that he is the best slot cornerback in the NFL, according to a report on Pro Football Talk. Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin took except…Upvote Share Tweet
Big Blue Morning: First impressionsThe New York Giants made 18 of their players available for media interviews on Tuesday afternoon. Some faces were familiar, others were new. Here are four quick things I took away from the day: 1. Eli Manning's ankle injury may not turn out to be a huge…Upvote Share Tweet
Eli Manning wants to reinvent himself this seasonGiants quarterback Eli Manning threw 27 interceptions last season, the most in his career and the most any NFL player had thrown in any season in the last eight years. But Manning thinks things will change this year. At the first day of the Giants’ offs…Upvote Share TweetWhile expanding the playoff field from 12 teams to 14 seems inevitable, it won’t be happening this year. Though such a sudden change hasn’t been ruled out by commissioner Roger Goodell, Giants president John Mara, a member of the competition committee, …Upvote Share Tweet
Myers: Limping Eli not such a boot-iful sightnydailynews.com Apr 23, 2014Eli Manning’s surgically repaired left ankle was wrapped up, and for protection, he was wearing a big, gray boot — not a good look for the franchise quarterback just 85 days before the start of training camp and 137 days before the season opener.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Apr 23, 2014Eli Manning’s surgically repaired left ankle was wrapped up, and for protection, he was wearing a big, gray boot — not a good look for the franchise quarterback just 85 days before the start of training camp and 137 days before the season opener.Upvote Share Tweet
Thurmond: 'Giants DBs Can Be Best'Apr 23Mark Schlereth breaks down the high expectations Walter Thurmond has for the Giants' defensive backs.
NFL Playoff Expansion On Hold, But SoonApr 23Kevin Seifert discusses Giants president John Mara's comments about talk of expanding the NFL playoffs being tabled for 2014.