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New York Giants news, 4/6: Virtual offseason programs can’t start yet

Monday, April 6th, 2020

Good morning, New York Giants fans! I hope everyone is staying as safe as possible out there. Now, let’s get to some headlines.

Defensive line glut will put Giants’ ‘hog mollies’ love to NFL Draft test

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

The Giants have plenty invested in their defensive front. Dalvin Tomlinson was a second-round pick in 2017. Dexter Lawrence was the 17th overall pick in last year’s draft.

Report: Giants will hold virtual meeting with center Cesar Ruiz

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

The New York Giants are unable to hold any face-to-face prospect meetings due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that doesn’t mean their pre-draft research grinds to a complete halt. Thanks in large part to a technology team that many assumed the Giants didn’t have (narrative, you know? general manager Dave Gettleman and his staff have been able to conduct FaceTime meetings with prospects.

Ed’s 7-round New York Giants mock draft, version 9.0: No deals! Playing it straight in new mock

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

I favor making certain that the Giants address the tackle position, but it’s not my choice and if the Giants decide Simmons is a game-changer they can’t pass on I get that. Adding Simmons, if that’s what they ultimately do, will make the Giants better. It will just mean that GM Dave Gettleman, who has shown a knack during his career for identifying quality offensive linemen beyond the first wave, will have pressure to do that again.

Why it would be a surprise if the Giants drafted a tight end

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Stop asking. Evan Engram is returning for a fourth season with the Giants, and no, the new coaching regime did not consider dumping him. There is no doubt Engram is a polarizing player to Giants fans.

Giants Never Considered Parting Ways With Evan Engram

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

There had been plenty of speculation regarding the New York Giants’ future plans for tight end Evan Engram this offseason. Despite all the rumors swirling about a potential trade, it appears they may have been blown out of proportion. According to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post reports, the Giants never seriously considered parting ways with him: Evan Engram is returning for a fourth season with the Giants, and no, the new coaching regime did not consider dumping him.

NY Giants’ Daniel Jones Prediction time: Manning or Pisarcek?

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

Mentioning Jones with some of the Giants greats? OR will Jones be mentioned in the same breath as Joe Pisarcek, Craig Morton, Scott Brunner, and Dave Brown? That has yet to be determined.

NBA, along with Knicks, Nets, contribute 1 million surgical masks to New York

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

As of Saturday, New York City had accounted for more than 1,900 deaths, according to the latest tracking data from Johns Hopkins University. With hospitals overwhelmed, medical workers are running low on the personal protective equipment (PPE) necessary to keep themselves protected from the virus. That's what makes the latest gesture from the NBA and the two local teams, the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets, all the more important.

Saquon Barkley named Giants’ best first-round pick of past decade

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The New York Giants have made some high-quality picks in Round 1 of the NFL Draft over the past decade, but who was the best? Jason Pierre-Paul, David Wilson, Odell Beckham Jr., Evan Engram, Dexter Lawrence, Daniel Jones and Saquon Barkley are just some of the players Big Blue landed in the first round, but Gary Davenport of Bleacher Report believes one shines brighter than the rest. It’s Odell, right?

Avalanche of questions overwhelms the mailbox

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

I don’t think I have been doing that. I have said over and over that I don’t think Young will fall to the Giants, and telling people to move on from the idea he is a “must-have” for the Giants. What I have said is that whether the Giants go into the draft thinking they will take Isaiah Simmons or whether they are targeting an offensive tackle, Young is the one guy who would make me re-think everything.