Archive for the ‘New York Giants’ Category

QBs, big names plentiful among injured early in NFL season

Friday, October 15th, 2021

About a third of the starting quarterbacks have already missed time because of injuries, and Richard Sherman’s return to the NFL was hastened by Tampa Bay’s need at cornerback. And now Sherman is hurt. There are big names aplenty among the early-season strains and sprains, or worse.

NY Giants’ Kadarius Toney on Jalen Ramsey’s on-field trash talk

Friday, October 15th, 2021

New York Giants rookie WR Kadarius Toney was asked at practice on Friday if he's ready mentally to face off against a trash-talker like Los Angeles Rams CB Jalen Ramsey.

Giants WR Kadarius Toney’s Impact Finally Being Felt by Offense

Friday, October 15th, 2021

By the time the game was over, Toney broke two Giants’ single-game rookie records--one for most receiving yards by a rookie in a game (186 yards, topping Odell Beckham Jr's previous record of 185 yards set in 2014), and the other for most by a rookie against the Cowboys. Toney, who is currently tied for second in the league in forced missed tackles (9), also showcased his old quarterbacking skills when he took a direct snap in the Wildcat formation and nearly connected on a touchdown pass.

BRENNAN’S BETS: Liking 6 ‘dogs in Week 6

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

Article content RAMS 4-1 AT GIANTS 1-4 LINE: Los Angeles by 9 1/2 CHEWABLE: A mismatch, in many ways. Rams have the second-best air attack (averaging 310 yards) while Giants are 22nd in pass defence. Rams top the league in yards per play (6.7) while the Giants defence is 24th in yards allowed per play (6.1).

Giants news: Frustrated Saquon Barkley sounds off on bad injury luck

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley has had some terrible luck with injuries recently. Barkley suffered a season-ending torn ACL tear last season, jeopardizing the Giants’ season. Now, just as Barkley was getting back into the swing of things, he’s once again back on the bench after suffering a nasty ankle sprain against the Dallas Cowboys.

Giants’ Barkley frustrated by ankle, Jones making progress

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

After working non-stop for 10 months to recover from an ACL injury and get on the field with the New York Giants, Saquon Barkley is dealing with the frustration of another injury. The talented fourth-year running back is probably going to miss at least one or two games after spraining his left ankle on a fluke play early in the Giants’ 44-20 loss to the Dallas Cowboys last Sunday. Watching on the bench after the injury, his anger was apparent.

Saquon Barkley was ‘mad at myself, mad at the world’ about ankle injury; brushes off contract concerns

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

NEW YORK — Saquon Barkley was just as frustrated as he looked on the sideline Sunday, pounding his fists on his legs, lamenting how almost a full year of rehab could go up in smoke with a sprained left ankle in a freak accident against the Cowboys. “What would go through your guys’ mind,” Barkley posed Thursday, “if you just rehabbed for 10-11 months to get back on the field and you got hurt ...

Giants news, 10/14: Evan Engram-Jayron Kearse incident, trade deadline, more

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

There’s this thing the NFL does, they send out letters and they forcefully take money from you for acting up,” he said. So I don’t need any of that. It was a little baby punch anyway.

Rams out to prove themselves vs. battered Giants

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Tied for the second-best record in the NFL, yet with more to prove, the Los Angeles Rams head east to face the short-handed New York Giants as heavy favorites on Sunday afternoon. Under the leadership of new quarterback Matthew Stafford, the Rams have been solid, approaching spectacular at times,in opening the season with a 4-1 record.

Sterling Shepard likely to return to play this week vs. the Rams

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

You get out to a pretty good start and just want to help the team get wins and then not to be a part of the win in New Orleans, it’s one of the places I’ve never got to play,” Shepard said. I) really wanted to play there, and then Dallas is always a fun spot to play as well. It wasn’t any fun missing those two and not being out there with the guys.