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Giants close to 5th straight losing season after Miami loss

Dec. 06, 2021 19:34 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — As the losses mounted over the course of the season, the New York Giants could always look at the standings in the weak NFC and recognize they were a game or so out of a wild-card playoff berth. It's time to end the wishful thinking. The Giants (4-8)...

Daniel Jones will not play against Dolphins, neck injury

Dec. 03, 2021 15:08 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones will not play against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday because of a neck injury, and he could be out longer. Coach Joe Judge ruled out Jones on Friday after being told by the team's medical personnel that...

Giants Kitchens felt play calling went smoothly in 1st game

Dec. 02, 2021 17:12 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Joe Judge isn't making the Miami Dolphins guess about who will be calling the offensive plays for the New York Giants this weekend. Former Cleveland Browns coach Freddie Kitchens handled the role against the Eagles after Jason Garrett was...

Daniel Jones practices on limited basis despite neck injury

Dec. 01, 2021 15:58 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones practiced on a limited basis despite a strained neck and he hopes to play this weekend against the Dolphins in Miami. “I think it’s just sore,” Jones said Wednesday after a short workout....

Giants activate Ryan from COVID-19 list, Holmes goes on IR

Nov. 30, 2021 17:46 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have activated defensive back Logan Ryan off the reserve/COVID-19 list and placed cornerback Darnay Holmes on the injured list with a rib injury. The Giants (4-7) made the moves Tuesday, a day after Ryan returned to the...

New York Giants surprise Eagles to keep playoff hopes alive

Nov. 29, 2021 15:43 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A year ago, the New York Giants got off to a 1-7 start and remained in the playoff race all season because they played in the weakest division in the NFL — the NFC East. Their postseason hopes ended in the finale when Washington (7-9) beat...

Barkley says coaches asked players for input on offense

Nov. 26, 2021 18:29 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The firing of Jason Garrett as New York Giants offensive coordinator isn't going to drastically change the way the team plays when it has the ball. Star running back Barkley admitted Friday there might be a few new wrinkles on offense and...

Run-happy Eagles go for third in row vs. reeling Giants

Nov. 26, 2021 15:58 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (5-6) at NEW YORK GIANTS (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Eagles by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Eagles 6-5; Giants 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Eagles lead...

Strahan wonders why Giants took so long to retire 92 jersey

Nov. 24, 2021 17:22 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Famer Michael Strahan is looking forward to seeing his No. 92 jersey retired by the New York Giants, and wondering why it took so long. The never-shy Strahan on Wednesday took a swipe at the team's ownership for lateness...

Rob Gronkowski and Saquon Barkley are back for Giants-Bucs

Nov. 22, 2021 19:31 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski and Giants running back Saquon Barkley are back in the lineup for Monday night’s game between New York and Tampa Bay. Giants left tackle Andrew Thomas and Buccaneers cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting also are active....