Posts Tagged ‘New York Giants’

Green accuses NBA of double standards, calls Lakers-Rockets suspensions ‘garbage’

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green has called the suspensions handed down by the NBA after the scuffle in the Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets game "garbage". The Lakers' Brandon Ingram received a four-game ban, while team-mate Rajon Rondo was given a three-game penalty and Rockets point guard Chris Paul's punishment was two games.

Giants trade cornerback Eli Apple to New Orleans Saints

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

The New York Giants have sent ''the other Eli'' to the New Orleans Saints. The Giants on Tuesday traded the cornerback who was the 10th pick overall in the 2016 draft to the Saints for a fourth-round pick in 2019 and a seventh-rounder in 2020. Like all trades, it will be not official until Apple passes a physical.

Giants can’t fix season-long scoring woes in loss to Falcons

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Handed the perfect setup against a depleted, struggling Atlanta defense, the New York Giants' offense again fell short. No one was more surprised than Odell Beckham Jr . Instead, the Giants were held to two field goals through three quarters of their 23-20 loss to the Falcons on Monday night.

Beckham milestone but Giants slide to defeat

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Odell Beckham Jr. passed a receiving milestone but it was not enough to stop the New York Giants sliding to their sixth defeat of the season against the Atlanta Falcons on Monday. Beckham became the fastest player to amass 5,000 career receiving yards in the Super Bowl era after connecting with quarterback Eli Manning for a 51-yard gain during the third quarter of the Giants' 23-20 defeat. The wide receiver achieved the 5,000 mark in his 54th game, breaking Falcons receiver Julio Jones previous record.

Odell Beckham Jr., Who Hates Water, Keeps Getting Cramps for Some Reason

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Last week, Beckham was questioned about his hydration habits after he had to step into the locker room to get an IV during a recent loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Yes, Beckham is a professional football player who doesn't enjoy the benefits of H2O, which makes him a natural foil to Tom Brady, who dreams of someday morphing into an ageless dadbod version of the amphibious creature from Shape of Water. If Brady and Beckham are the two extremes, what can the latter man do to get closer to a more moderate position?

Odell Beckham’s mouth and Eli Manning’s decline get blame, but John Mara is architect of this Giants mess

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

John Mara, dressed in a crisp suit, dress shirt and red tie, stood up from his seat and tossed his chair in a fit of disgust. The New York Giants owner’s emotions had bubbled to the surface, culminating in a public display of uncontrolled anger and frustration. Mara’s press box theatrics are no secret around New York, though they’ve never warranted much attention.

Giants WR Beckham vows to improve, but needs help

Friday, October 19th, 2018

Odell Beckham Jr. is ready to do his part to get the New York Giants back on a winning path. "I'm ready to talk about the Atlanta Falcons," Beckham said. ... We win games together, we lose games together." With the Giants at 1-5 preparing for Monday Night Football in Atlanta, Beckham put himself on the spot by flinging arrows at teammates and the offense in general in a wide-ranging ESPN interview last week.

Beckham doesn’t like losing, questions on owner or H2O

Friday, October 19th, 2018

There are a lot of things Odell Beckham Jr. doesn't like these days. It starts off with losing and the New York Giants' 1-5 record. New York Giants co-owner John Mara saying earlier this week the NFL's highest -paid receiver needs to make more headlines on the field than off didn't draw much of a response.

Beckham doesn’t like losing, questions on owner or H2O

Friday, October 19th, 2018

There are a lot of things Odell Beckham Jr. doesn't like these days. It starts off with losing and the New York Giants' 1-5 record. New York Giants co-owner John Mara saying earlier this week the NFL's highest -paid receiver needs to make more headlines on the field than off didn't draw much of a response.

Injury-plagued Falcons take on skidding Giants

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

The New York Giants have lost three games in a row, giving up more than 30 points in all three, but the Atlanta Falcons have their own concerns coming into Monday night's game in Atlanta against the Giants. The Falcons (2-4) ended a three-game losing streak with a 34-29 victory over the Tampa Buccaneers, but Atlanta lost two key receivers in that game -- Calvin Ridley (ankle) and Mohamed Sanu (hip). Neither practiced on Thursday, and it is unclear whether either will play against the Giants (1-5).