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SNY Giants Video Corner: Barden, CantyThe Daily News live crew talks to Giants receiver Ramses Barden about the play of Rueben Randle and the upcoming game against the 49ers. Sorry, this video could not be loaded… The WheelHouse talks to Giants defensive lineman Chris Canty about his returnUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 9, 2012ESPN's "E:60" will air a feature on New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck tonight at 7 pm ET. It includes a wide-ranging interview with ESPN.com NFL columnist Jeffri Chadiha that touches on Tuck's incredibly small-town roots in Alabama. Yo…Upvote Share TweetNiners’ Williams Looks to Redeem Himself vs GiantsUpvote Share Tweet
Giants Add Martinek to Practice SquadThe Giants have added former Rutgers RB Joe Martinek to their practice squad and released DE Craig Marshall. Martinek was with the Giants in training camp, but was cut before the season.Upvote Share Tweetafternoon, Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw hinted wide receiver Hakeem Nicks would play Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. Bradshaw: Nicks “is tough and I think he’ll be there this week.” Nicks has missed the Giants’ last three games due tUpvote Share Tweet
Antrel Rolle said knee pain is “lingering” after hitting cameraprofootballtalk.com Oct 9, 2012Antrel Rolle never imagined his knee would still be sore three weeks after slamming into a cameraman in Charlotte. But the Giants safety said Tuesday on WFAN (via Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News) that the knee is a “lingering” issue. Now yoUpvote Share Tweet
Victor Cruz urges Latinos to vote, back ObamaVictor Cruz makes no secret of his Latino heritage. After every touchdown (including 3 v. Cleveland on Sunday), he gives his rendition of the salsa dance. But in this case, he’s reaching out to the Latino community for a different reason other than toucUpvote Share Tweet
Tuesday Morning Report: Giants Have Eyes Pointed WestwardWelcome to Tuesday, also known as players’ day off. The Giants will quickly put the win over Cleveland behind them. The reason? They have to go to San Francisco this weekend for a rematch of last year’s NFC Championship Game. Tom Coughlin said he woulUpvote Share Tweet
Is the Giants’ Offense Better This Season?The Giants (3-2) are one of two teams this season averaging over 30 points per game on offense (30.4). The other? New England at 33 PPG. The Blue is also averaging 429 yards of offense per game, which also is second to the Patriots, who average 439. Las…Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Unless he plays smarter, RGIII will lose to Luck in long-term;…Oct 9"I read your story,'' Robert Griffin III told me the night of the NFL Draft in New York. "Interesting."
Suspended New Orleans Saints snared by own wordsOct 9Roger Goodell used the suspended Saints' own words against them in the bounty case, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Don Banks: In Newton's regression, shades of another recent fall from grac…Oct 9The comparison grows a little more obvious and well-defined as the weeks pass, and so do the concerns. When you watch the early-season struggles of last year's rookie sensation quarterback, Carolina's Cam Newton, it's hard to fight the feeling that perh…
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 5Oct 9The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.