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Giants quarterback Daniel Jones limited again in practice

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones was limited in practice for the second straight workout on Thursday, increasing the likelihood two-time Super Bowl Eli Manning will start this weekend. Jones, who replaced Manning as the starter in the third week of the season, missed Monday night's loss in Philadelphia with a sprained right ankle. The sixth pick overall in this year's draft, Jones took part in a jog-through workout on Wednesday.

Giants quarterback Daniel Jones limited again in practice

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones was limited in practice for the second straight workout on Thursday, increasing the likelihood two-time Super Bowl Eli Manning will start this weekend. Jones, who replaced Manning as the starter in the third week of the season, missed Monday night's loss in Philadelphia with a sprained right ankle. The sixth pick overall in this year's draft, Jones took part in a jog-through workout on Wednesday.

Dolphins-Giants Preview

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The 2019 season isn't ending the way Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores or New York Giants counterpart Pat Shurmur had hoped months ago. The Dolphins dropped their first seven games, and the Giants headed south after a 2-2 start highlighted by rookie Daniel Jones replacing 38-year-old Eli Manning as the starting quarterback. When the Dolphins (3-10) visit the Giants (2-11) on Sunday the outcome only will help decide the selection order in the draft next spring and give one team a rare chance to celebrate.

Dolphins face Giants in game between 2 of NFL’s worst teams

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The 2019 season isn't ending the way Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores or New York Giants counterpart Pat Shurmur had hoped months ago. The Dolphins dropped their first seven games, and the Giants headed south after a 2-2 start highlighted by rookie Daniel Jones replacing 38-year-old Eli Manning as the starting quarterback. When the Dolphins (3-10) visit the Giants (2-11) on Sunday the outcome only will help decide the selection order in the draft next spring and give one team a rare chance to celebrate.

Landry says best friend OBJ not looking to bolt Browns

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry doesn't believe star and best friend Odell Beckham Jr., wants to play anywhere but Cleveland. Landry said Thursday that Beckham has given him no reason to think he wants to be traded by the Browns, who acquired him a blockbuster deal with the New York Giants in March. “I think he wants to be here,” Landry said.

Eagles place WR Jeffery (foot) on season-ending IR

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Philadelphia Eagles officially placed wide receiver Alshon Jeffery on injured reserve Thursday with a foot injury. The team promoted receiver Robert Davis from the practice squad and signed wideout Deontay Burnett to the practice squad. Jeffery's season-ending injury occurred during the first quarter of Philadelphia's 23-16 overtime victory against the New York Giants on Monday night.

NFL’s Nate Solder: There’s So Much More to Us Than Being Football Players

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Compassion International is proud to share that Nate Solder, one of our partners, has been chosen by the New York Giants as their team's nominee for the 2019 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award. According to the NFL, the award "recognizes an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field." Solder, an offensive tackle for the Giants, and his wife Lexi helped fund the launch of Compassion child development centers in three countries: Thailand, Burkina Faso and Uganda.

Dolphins visit Giants for possible veteran QB battle

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The New York Giants (2-11) will play host to the Miami Dolphins (3-10) on Sunday in a matchup of two of the four worst teams in the NFL, at least according to their records. New York led the Philadelphia Eagles 17-3 before losing 23-17 in overtime on Monday night, while Miami fell to the New York Jets on a final-play field goal. The Giants have lost nine straight games, which ties a franchise record first set in 1976 and equaled from 2003-04.

After OT win, Eagles set for Redskins

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

The Philadelphia Eagles will be looking to take one more step toward a potential playoff berth when they visit the NFC East rival Washington Redskins on Sunday. The Eagles rallied from a 14-point, second-half deficit for a 23-17 overtime victory over the visiting New York Giants on Monday and improved to 6-7, tying the Dallas Cowboys for first place in the division. Quarterback Carson Wentz tossed a pair of 2-yard touchdown passes to Zach Ertz, first for the tying score with 1:53 left in regulation, then the winning score in overtime.

Competition Committee chair Rich McKay acknowledges ‘angst’ around pass interference review

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

On Wednesday at the NFL's winter meetings, Competition Committee chair Rich McKay was of course asked about this year's new rule allowing teams to challenge pass interference calls and whether it will survive beyond this year. It will definitely be a point of discussion from everybody's perspective,” McKay said, via NFL.com. McKay said the competition committee will look at every review after the season.