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Giants 2018 Year in Review

Coming into the 2018 season there were a lot of changes in the Giants organization. There was a new General Manager David Gettleman, a new head coach, Pat Shurmur, and a new running back in Saquon Barkley. The mainstays from Giants season past was star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. who signed a lucrative 5-year …

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Gettleman’s midseason moves help change Giants trajectory

Entering the bye week the Giants looked like the G-Men’s season would end in disgraceful fashion. Big Blue was 1-7 with an offense that was sputtering and the defense was unable to make big plays to swing the pendulum in favor of the Giants. The sell-off had already begun as cornerback Eli Apple and pro …

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The Mara Tradition: Visionaries with Blind Spots

The Mara’s approach to running the New York Giants displays a rare loyalty in the NFL but also exposes blind spots in their approach to building for the future. Tim Mara established the New York Giants football team in 1925 with an investment of $500. He passed the team on to his sons, Wellington and …

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Giants vs Redskins Week 8

Before the start of the divisional clash between the Redskins and Giants, Big Blue sent the message that they are going into rebuild mode. Eli Apple and Damion “Snacks” Harrison were both traded and the speculation was on who is the next to be traded before the Oct. 30 trade deadline and not on who …

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Giants Not Focused on Washington

In seasons past when the Washington Redskins and New York Giants meet in October there are usually severe implications. The NFC East standings, playoff positioning, and tiebreakers would be influenced by the outcome of the game. Unfortunately, for the New York Giants, their season is well over and there can be an argument that it …

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Breaking: Eli Apple traded from the Giants

It finally happened. The New York Giants have traded cornerback Eli Apple for a 4th round 2019 draft pick and a 7th round 2020 pick. Apple’s stay in New York was highlighted by inconsistent play on the field and making headlines for locker room disruptions. This could be the first trade of several to come …

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Giants Grasp Defeat out of Jaws of Victory

The G-Men traveled down south to take on David Gettleman’s former team the Carolina Panthers. While Josh Norman is no longer with the Panthers Odell Beckham Jr. made headlines when he was critical of the Giants play calling. At the beginning of the game the, Giants played sloppy and looked unmotivated. The Panthers first touchdown …

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Eli Apple – from Cancer to Clutch

Eli Apple was a first round, 10th overall pick cornerback for the New York Giants in the 2016 NFL draft. Expectations were high. Then the season came and Apple was a disaster. He was benched for four weeks. Teammates talked behind his back about his maturity. He argued with coach Ben McAdoo and vocally criticized his …

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