1. Eli's Comin': Another Take on the Giants' NFL Draft

    From the moment Roger Goodell uttered the words, "With the 15th pick in the 2010 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Jason Pierre-Paul," New York Giants fans have been in a panic...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about over 4 years ago 1,903 reads 26 comments

  2. Don't Be a Scrooge, Jerry! Give Steve Smith a Contract Extension!

    Around this time of year, you get a lot of people talking about what they'd really like for Christmas. Some say they want nothing more than peace on earth. Others would be fine with good will from their fellow men...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about over 4 years ago 402 reads 6 comments

  3. If And Only If: New York Giants' Postseason Hopes Hinge on Five Things

    If somebody had told you three months ago that, 12 weeks into the season, the New York Giants would be 6-5 and one false move away from missing the postseason, you would have called them crazy...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about over 4 years ago 769 reads 8 comments

  4. Enough with the NY Giants Negativity Already! Next Week's Opponent Can Be Had

    Nobody likes to read about their football team after they've lost. On those ugly Mondays (and occasional Tuesdays), writers and overanxious fans will go out of their way to tell you how terrible things are...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 453 reads 8 comments

  5. Boley, Once a Question Mark, Quickly Becoming a Sure Thing

    A lot has gone wrong for the Giants' defense this season.That might seem like a strange thing to say about a unit that currently ranks first in yards allowed and sixth in points given up, but the evidence is right there on the injury reports...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 624 reads 2 comments

  6. Kenny Phillips's Knee Injury "Career-Threatening"?: A Giant Question Mark

    Three days ago, the Giants had a rising star on the back end of their defense. As of this afternoon, they have a potentially season-defining problem...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 2,866 reads 11 comments

  7. Debuts of Sintim and Boley Give D Both Flexibility and Uncertainty

    On Sunday night, the Dallas Cowboys won't be the only team with new acquisitions to show off. According to Mike Garafolo's Twitter page, Clint Sintim and Michael Boley each got half ...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 627 reads 2 comments

  8. Tough Pick: Which New York Football Team Has The Better Secondary?

    Over the years, the New York sports media has tried everything in its power to get Giants and Jets fans to care about their annual preseason meeting.Nothing's worked...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 413 reads 17 comments

  9. Is The Giants' Secondary Ready For The Eagles' Newest Wide Receiver?

    About ten minutes ago, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported that the Philadelphia Eagles have signed Michael Vick.When Mike Tirico broke the news during Thursday's Cardinals-Steelers preseason game, color commentator Ron Jaworski was stunned...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 960 reads 34 comments

  10. Why the New York Giants' Secondary is Stealing the Show at Training Camp

    Through the first five days of Giants' training camp, there have been a lot of little stories -- Steve Smith getting behind people, Eli Manning getting paid -- and one big story: the secondary...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 791 reads 9 comments

  11. In Keenan McCardell, Giants Wideouts Have All the Experience They Need

    As you might have noticed, the New York Giants' wide receivers—the youngest, rawest, most unproven unit on this championship caliber team—have been drawing rave reviews at training camp...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about almost 5 years ago 1,431 reads 7 comments

  12. Will The Giants Sign Hakeem Nicks On Time?

    There are several million reasons that New York Giants fans ought to be worried about Hakeem Nicks. How many, exactly? Well, that's the problem...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 822 reads 10 comments

  13. Like Father, Like Son: John Mara Continues His Father's Level-Headed Legacy

    Giants President John Mara knows the value of keeping quiet.The son of longtime Giants owner Wellington Mara, John grew up around one of the NFL's most dignified, level-headed men, a multi-millionaire blessed with common sense...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 472 reads 4 comments

  14. Dead Man Walking? Gerris Wilkinson's Last Chance

    In about ten days' time, Gerris Wilkinson will begin his fourth and, in all likelihood, final training camp as a New York Giant...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 406 reads 5 comments

  15. Remember, Jerry: We Aren't Marshall

    On paper, Brandon Marshall is hard to pass up.His stats in 2007: 102 receptions, 1325 yards, 7 TDs.2008: 104 receptions, 1265 yards, 6 TDs.That kind of production, in just the second and third years of a career, does not come along often...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 952 reads 10 comments

  16. Slotted In? The Steve Smith Dilemma

    According to Amani Toomer, the Giants have a secret wide receiver agenda. During an eyebrow-raising, bridge-burning Q&A session he had with the media back in January, Toomer complained that ...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 441 reads 16 comments

  17. Brandon Jacobs: What 6'4" and 264 Pounds Really Looks Like

    Everybody loves to talk about Brandon Jacobs' size. "6'4"""264 pounds!"It never gets old. Giants' fans recite these measurements with pride and relish, like first-time parents discussing their children or farmers bragging about prized livestock...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 407 reads 5 comments

  18. Still Beastly: Divisional Rivals Remain Blue's Biggest Obstacle

    As much hay as pundits and fretful fans want to make of the Giants' offseason moves—releasing Plaxico Burress and Amani Toomer, letting Derrick Ward leave, and failing (thus ...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 180 reads 10 comments

  19. "The No. 1 Thing Is Competence": The Bill Sheridan Gamble

    For Giants' fans, there are two ways to look at Bill Sheridan. On the one hand, there's lots to be excited about: Sheridan, a football lifer, a guy who's been in coaching for over 25 years, is finally getting his chance to coordinate a defense...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 274 reads 11 comments

  20. How Travis Beckum Will Fix the Giants' Running Game

    About five seconds after time expired in the New York Giants frustrating, almost confounding loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in the divisional round of the 2008 playoffs, a consensus had formed among Giants' fans: We gotta replace Plax...

    Max Willens Written by Max Willens about 5 years ago 521 reads 14 comments