One Giant Step: Giants360 in the Press Box

Author’s note: This article is a first person account of my first experience as a member of the media covering a Giants game, it’s written as a first person narrative and not as an object, factual report as are most items on Giants360. Excitement and a modicum of anxiety were both plentiful when the email […]

2 days ago by Tim Gallagan
Empty Stadium

Patriots vs Giants: A Perfect Preseason

The Giants finished the preseason undefeated, a perfect 5-0 record, and sustained one injury that will impact the opening day roster. Fullback Henry Hynoski suffered an apparent rotator cuff injury that will likely end his season and give John Conner the job by default. Gauging the Giants starting units performance is challenging as Patriots played […]

2 days ago by Tim Gallagan
Giants vs Patriots

Patriots at Giants BOLO

It’s the final preseason game of 2014. One last opportunity for players on the bubble to make some plays and impress the coaches and for some, the final time they will step on the field as part of a NFL team. The Giants and Patriots have met in this game in each of the last […]

3 days ago by Tim Gallagan
Know Roster

The Final 53, Projecting the Giants 2014 Roster

The first cut down of the season was yesterday, and we will got a better feeling for the makeup of the Giants 2014 roster. Most of the names below will not be a surprise, but there a couple of twists to make it interesting, because going with the flat out favorites would make this a […]

4 days ago by Tim Gallagan

Giant Trade: Mile High McManus

Earlier today, the Giants reported that kicker Brandon McManus has been released as part of their roster cuts to reach the 75 player limit. Before the official deadline of 4 PM, the team negotiated a trade with the Denver Broncos to send the kicker to the mile high city in exchange for a conditional seventh […]

5 days ago by Tim Gallagan

Cut Down Day 1: Giant Reductions and Schwartz Update

It happens twice a year, NFL teams have to make mandatory roster reductions to reach NFL size limits. Today it goes from 90 to 75. Saturday from 75 to 53. Coaches and General Managers call it the hardest part of their job, telling young men that they aren’t good enough to make it onto the […]

5 days ago by Tim Gallagan
Jernigan Drop

Giants News, Notes, and Reflections: August 25, 2014

In a revelation that should come as a shock to no one, Odell Beckham will not play against the New England Patriots on Thursday night. “He has to practice first,” quipped Tom Coughlin when asked about Beckham’s status for the game. The rookie wide receiver, drafted twelfth overall in last May’s NFL draft, was again […]

6 days ago by Tim Gallagan

Giants News, Notes, and Reflections: August 24, 2014

The Giants get back to work today following their preseason game against the Jets, and the offensive line is foremost on the team’s mind as all indications are that guard Geoff Schwartz will be lost for a significant chunk of the regular season. Tom Coughlin, in a conference call with the media yesterday, cautioned to […]

1 weeks ago by Tim Gallagan

Game Review: Giants vs. Jets

The Giants won this game with their best showing of the preseason, but the story of this game is Geoff Schwartz’s toe. The Giants starting left guard, signed as a free agent in April to stabilize their offensive line, was carted off the field in the second quarter of the game, when he couldn’t put […]

2 weeks ago by Tim Gallagan

Giants vs Jets BOLO

The Metlife Bowl kicks off tonight at 7:30 and despite the verbal sparring and buildup, it’s another preseason game for two teams that needs a good showing and coaching staffs that are looking at players before making their first roster cuts on Tuesday. Who wins the game is not important, how the Giants offense fares […]

2 weeks ago by Tim Gallagan