Victor Cruz says he’ll be on the field Sunday for the Giants in their season opener at Dallas. That is, as long as nothing “crazy” happens with his healing heel.
Star wide receiver Victor Cruz tested his foot in the workout, cutting hard on curl patterns, which forced him to dig his foot into the grass. There was no pain.
Get out of the preseason finale against the New England Patriots without any more injuries — it’s that simple.
New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz has shed the protective boot he’s been sporting, and expects to play in the regular-season opener against the Dallas Cowboys Sept. 8.
Tom Coughlin has seen flashes from his team, and he has a good core from two years ago to step up and lead.
The New York Giants announced today that star defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has been activated off the PUP list. He is now cleared to practice.
D-coordinator Perry Fewell has appealed to his players’ pride and asked his defense to “play like Giants.” That will work. For a game or two.
The Giants’ first-team defense was shaky in its brief stint against one of the NFL’s hard-nosed rushing attacks.
With Jason Pierre-Paul still recovering from back surgery in early June, the Giants practiced Wednesday with fellow defensive end Justin Tuck sidelined by an undisclosed back problem.
The Giants are making Williams work for the starting gig, and they are not making it easy for the third-year pro who missed six games in 2012 with a knee injury.
Jerry Reese has placed a calendar in the room to count down the days until Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium.
If Jason Pierre-Paul is ready for the new season, the Giants are again going to be a threat to hassle opposing quarterbacks.
Tom Coughlin was very pleased after the Giants went through their conditioning drills to open training camp – he said all but one unidentified player made his goal weight and the team looked fit.
So begins the battle to become football’s first team to reach a Super Bowl played in its own back yard.
A year ago, the New York Giants failed miserably in their bid to get back to the Super Bowl and defend their title. This year, the Giants just want to stay home — and become the first NFL team to play the Super Bowl in their backyard.