Posts Tagged ‘New York Giants’

Report: Giants RB Saquon Barkley Has Left Roc Nation for Marketing, Will Be Represented by CAA

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

New York Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley has left Roc Nation for marketing purposes, going to the Creative Artists Agency, Darren Rovell of ESPN reports. Barkley will, however, remain with Roc Nation agent Kim Miale for contracts and football

Beckham ramping up, expects contract to ‘work itself out’

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

As he ramps up his activity level in joint practices with the Detroit Lions, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. remains confident that his contract situation will be resolved with the team. "I definitely think it's gonna work itself out," Beckham told reporters Thursday. It's a matter of time, just like anything in life, it's timing." Beckham, who is entering the fifth-year option of his rookie contract, has remained optimistic about signing a long-term extension with the Giants, who reportedly opened negotiations with the wideout in late July.

Eli Manning on Jalen Ramsey’s comments: ‘Who?’

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had a typical response for Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey. Outspoken Jaguars CB Ramsey took a stab at Giants veteran and two-time NFL Super Bowl MVP Manning in an interview with GQ published on Wednesday

Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey rips NFL QBs, including Ryan, Allen

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Jalen Ramsey is making headlines from his couch. Three days after being suspended for screaming obscenities at reporters, the Jacksonville Jaguars All-Pro cornerback is criticizing several NFL quarterbacks - and praising a few. In an interview with GQ magazine , Ramsey called Buffalo Bills rookie Josh Allen ''trash'' and said Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was ''overrated'' and a product of Kyle Shanahan's offensive system.

No. 2 draft pick Saquon Barkley strains leg catching pass

Monday, August 13th, 2018

The New York Giants had a hold-your-breath moment with rookie running back Saquon Barkley during practice Monday. The No. 2 overall draft pick caught a swing pass out of the backfield from fellow rookie Kyle Lauletta and was injured either stretching to make the catch or running down the sideline after the catch. Barkley seemed to be favoring a leg as he walked back up the field.

Rutgers running back surprising in Giants’ training camp

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Robert Martin of Rutgers might be one of the biggest surprises in the New York Giants' training camp. No one expected much from the running back when the team reported in the last week of July. The 22-year-old from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, didn't start for the Scarlet Knights last season and had to attend a tryout after the draft to get an invite to camp.

Pat Shurmur hasn’t provided quick fix for Giants offense

Friday, August 10th, 2018

The additions of new coach Pat Shurmur and No. 2 overall draft pick Saquon Barkley didn't provide a quick fix for the New York Giants' offense. The 20-10 loss to the Cleveland Brown in the preseason opener Thursday night at MetLife Stadium was somewhat disappointing, at least based on the statistics. The offense generated 10 points, with the lone touchdown being set up in the third quarter by a recovery of a fumbled punt at the Browns 14 by Zak DeOssie.

NFL preseason roundup: Browns’ Mayfield tosses 2 touchdown passes in debut

Friday, August 10th, 2018

The NFL's top two 2018 draft picks were on display as the Cleveland Browns defeated the New York Giants 20-10 in a preseason opener on Thursday night in East Rutherford, N.J. No. 1 overall pick Baker Mayfield replaced Browns starting quarterback Tyrod Taylor late in the first quarter and responded by connecting on 11 of 20 passes for 212 yards and two touchdowns. Taylor, expected to be the starter, was a perfect 5-for-5 in his two series, throwing for 99 yards, including a 36-yard TD pass to David Noku. Meanwhile, the Giants' first pick and No. 2 overall, running back Saquon Barkley rumbled 39 yards on the opening handoff from Eli Manning, setting up Aldrick Rosas' 42-yard field goal.

UPDATE 13-NFL Results

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Aug 10 (OPTA) - Results from the NFL games on Thursday (home team in CAPS)(start times are EST) Carolina 28 BUFFALO 23 CINCINNATI 30 Chicago 27 New Orleans 24 JACKSONVILLE 20 Tampa Bay 26 MIAMI 24 Cleveland

Fans at MetLife Stadium able to place legal bets on Giants-Browns preseason game

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Fans at MetLife Stadium on Thursday night had the opportunity to place legal bets on the New York Giants-Cleveland Browns preseason game from the comfort of their own seats. The day that many NFL fans have been waiting for has finally arrived. NFL fans attending the New York Giants’ preseason game against the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium on Thursday night had the opportunity to place a legal wager on the game from inside the stadium.