Brandon Meriweather

The Bengals' Tyler Eifert runs with the football while defended by Devon Kennard of the New York Giants during a preseason game at Paul Brown Stadium on August 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Dottino: 3 Takeaways From Giants’ Costly Preseason Loss

Let’s review the three things we told you to watch for and how Friday’s game might alter your view as the team begins another week of practice at training camp.


Brandon Meriweather (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Giants Add 2-Time Pro Bowler Meriweather To Banged-Up Defense

Steve Spagnuolo’s return as the Giants defensive coordinator was marked by tentative play, a lot of yards surrendered and way too many injuries.


New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin watches the action against the Cincinnati Bengals during a preseason game at Paul Brown Stadium on August 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Palladino: Coughlin, Giants Facing Another Injury Crisis In Secondary

It’s happening again. Only one preseason game in, Giants fans must get the feeling they’re watching a Stephen King movie played on a perpetual loop.


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NFL Praise For Clean Play A First For Belichick

Bill Belichick has seen a lot in his 36 NFL seasons. But a league executive praising a player who simply observed the rules?


James Harrison #92 of the Pittsburgh Steelers encourages the fans to make noise while playing the Cleveland Browns on October 17, 2010 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 28-10. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

NFL: Players Responded Well, Played Cleanly

One week after drawing heavy fines for illegal hits, James Harrison and Brandon Meriweather were praised by the NFL for clean play in Sunday’s victories.


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NFL Spells Out Rule Changes In Video

The NFL delivered its message about heavier punishment for illegal hits, including suspensions, directly to the 32 teams Thursday with a video spelling out what to avoid.


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NFL Players: What’s Happening To The Game?

One day after the league said it will begin suspending players for illegal hits, many players were asking if this still is pro football.


The NFL is looking to crack down on illegal hits. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

NFL Fines But Doesn’t Suspend 3 Players For Hits

The NFL imposed huge fines Tuesday on three players for dangerous and flagrant hits last weekend and warned that, starting with this week’s games, violent conduct will be cause for suspension.