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Giants Make Practice Squad MoveUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetThe Giants signed Oklahoma State G Levy Adcock to their practice squad and waived Stony Brook G Paul Fenaroli. - Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) Adcock (6’6”³, 320) is an OT out of Oklahoma State. He was signed by the Dallas Cowboys this spring as
Wilson Gives Giants Fresh Legs at the Right TimeUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetWith Ahmad Bradshaw hurting again, the Giants have turned the rookie RB/KR David Wilson to carry them the rest of the way. Wilson responded Sunday with a 327 all-purpose yards and scoring three TDs. He has gone from the depths of the Giants’ bench to thShare TweetFrom the NFL….Wide receiver Travis Benjamin of the Cleveland Browns, quarterback Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles, running back Alfred Morris of the Washington Redskins, safety Harrison Smith of the Minnesota Vikings and running back David Wilson o
Chris Canty gives formula for ‘signature’ performanceUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetChris Canty doesn’t believe the Giants have played their best game just yet. And I guess he makes a valid point. If you look at the team’s most impressive wins, they have all come in different ways. Last week against the Saints, it was special teams a
Does Tough Schedule Benefit or Hurt Giants Down the Stretch?Updated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetWhat would you rather have to finish the season: a schedule of cream puffs (if that even exists anymore) or a schedule that challenges you every week? Well, the Giants usually don’t have a choice. Every year, it seems their schedule is among the toughesShare TweetFor those inquiring about the possibility of RB Brandon Jacobs returning to the Giants, the answer is simple: it ain’t happenin’. Jacobs is under contract to San Francisco and they hold all the cards. He is currently suspended without pay. The reasons
Eli Manning on WFAN Monday with Mike FrancesaUpdated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetYou get into the playoffs, and then you try to get hot and make a run, that’s the goal. Guys understand that it’s tough, it’s hard to do that. And when you’re in this spot, when you’re in this position, you’ve got to take advantage of it becau
Riddle Me This: Is Eli a Hall of Famer?Updated Dec 11, 2012 Share TweetIs Eli Manning a Hall of Famer? I know, such a silly argument. Considering Eli Manning will play at least six more seasons, and already has two Super Bowl MVPs on his mantle, this is a topic to tackle when you’re bored. Eli has a lot of football left anShare TweetAnother day off for the Giants today as they bask in the glory of their biggest win in many years (score-wise, that is). They’ll begin preparations for their trip to Atlanta beginning tomorrow. Until then….
Alabama's Nick Saban to Cleveland Browns doesn't add upDec 11Having experienced the unique pressures of the NFL, why would Nick Saban vacate his Alabama throne for Cleveland?
Kerry J. Byrne: Inside the Numbers: Week 14Dec 11Seattle is a great place to play if you want to grab a double latte or a Pyramid IPA. It's not a great place to play if you want to grab coast-to-coast NFL headlines.
Peter King: Tagliabue ruling points finger at Saints organization, coachesDec 11In vacating the 31 games' worth of player suspensions and fines handed to four players over the Saints' bounty sanctions, former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue today, in effect, slammed the Saints' coaching staff and organization for the existence of a…
Do not blame Roger Goodell for New Orleans Saints bounty scandalDec 11Everything that's gone wrong for Saints is fault of man in charge during scandal, Sean Payton, writes Jeffri Chadiha.