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Team Grades: Giants’ Miscues Hand Cardinals Victory At MetLife

The 2014 season is beginning like a repeat of the 2013 campaign for the New York Football Giants. Even with Arizona starting quarterback Carson Palmer sidelined with a bad shoulder, the G-men could not take advantage of backup Drew Stanton seeing his first action since 2010 and handed the Cardinals a 25-14 victory at the Meadowlands.

09/15/2014

Glover Quin of the Detroit Lions breaks up a pass intended for Victor Cruz during the third quarter at Ford Field on September 8, 2014. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Victor Cruz: Giants Need To Find Way To Get Me The Ball

The star wide receiver, one of the Giants’ five team captains, knows that targeting him just twice in the first half is not a winning formula.

09/10/2014

Eli Manning

Palladino: Don’t Panic — Patience Is Key With Giants’ New Offense

Although the performance against Indy has led to widespread consternation about Manning and his first-unit group, one must understand that McAdoo is keeping things under wraps.

08/18/2014

Rueben Randle runs after a catch as Mike Jenkins and Nick Roach  of the Oakland Raiders give chase at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants’ Randle Says He’s Ready For A Bigger Role In The Offense

Judging by his confidence level and intensity at camp, Rueben Randle seems ready to take over as the Giants’ No. 2 receiver behind Pro Bowler Victor Cruz.

08/01/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants waves to fans as he walks off the field at the end of the Giants 20-6 win over the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 29, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Giants Miss Playoffs, Coughlin Likely To Return In 2014

The New York Giants missed the playoffs for the second year in a row, compiling a 7-9 record in 2013. It was only the second losing record under the leadership of Tom Coughlin as Giants head coach, who took command of the team in 2004. As the franchise’s leadership met the media after the final game of the season, one question was seemingly answered, while several other questions remained unanswered.

12/31/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants looks at an official against the Washington Redskins during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 29, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Giants Lose Manning, Beat Redskins 20-6 In Season Finale

The New York Giants limped past the lifeless Washington Redskins 20-6 in the rainy Meadowlands. New York lost quarterback Eli Manning to an ankle injury late in the first half, but rode two Jerrel Jernigan touchdowns to the victory. The loss likely ends the Mike Shanahan-era in Washington.

12/30/2013

Eli Manning (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Ankle Sprain Ends Miserable Season For Giants QB Eli Manning

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning hurt his left ankle late in the first half against the Washington Redskins. He will not return.

12/29/2013

Head coach Tom Coughlin (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Refuses To Address His Future

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin refused to address questions about his future.

12/29/2013

Tom Coughlin (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Giants Win Season Finale, Suffer A Slew Of Injuries

The Giants lost quarterback Eli Manning (ankle), receivers Rueben Randle (knee), Hakeem Nicks (ankle) and offensive tackle Will Beatty (broken leg) in the regular-season finale.

12/29/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 17: Rueben Randle #82 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown against the Green Bay Packers in the first quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 17, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Randle Misses Giants Practice, Status For Redskins Game Uncertain

The New York Football Giants conclude their 2013 campaign, much like they started it, with a long list of injuries. Their opponents this week, the Washington Redskins, list only linebacker Brian Orakpo on their injury report.

12/27/2013

Josh Brown #3 of the New York Giants celebrates his overtime game-winning field goal to beat the Detroit Lions 23-20 with Steve Weatherford #5 and Bear Pascoe #86. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From Giants’ Win Over Lions

A bit sloppy? Sure. Each team had a lead and a chance to grab the game by the throat and failed to do so. In the end, the Giants reached back and made enough plays to post their sixth win in their past nine games.

12/23/2013

Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions celebrates with teammate Calvin Johnson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Star WR Calvin Johnson Is Active For Lions Meeting With Giants

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active against the New York Giants. He was listed as questionable for Sunday’s game because of an injured right knee.

12/22/2013

Justin Tuck (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From Giants’ Win Over Redskins

We are giving out three defensive game balls for the first time ever. How can you leave out Justin Tuck with a career-high four sacks or Jon Beason for his 17 tackles or Will Hill for stealing the ball from Pierre Garcon on fourth down at the Giants 49 with 1:19 left?

12/02/2013

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 01: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is sacked by Justin Tuck #91 of the New York Giants in the second half during an NFL game at FedExField on December 1, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Manning, Tuck Team Leaders In Giants Win Over Redskins

The New York Giants remained in the playoff hunt with a come from behind victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday Night Football. Robert Griffin III started hot, but cooled off as Justin Tuck rattled the Redskins quarterback with four sacks. Meanwhile Giants quarterback Eli Manning completed 22 of 28 passes for 235 yards and one touchdown, as New York improved to 5-7 on the season.

12/02/2013

Rueben Randle runs after a catch as Mike Jenkins and Nick Roach  of the Oakland Raiders give chase at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Randle Enjoying Breakthrough Season, Taking On Big Role For Giants

Rueben Randle has caught six touchdown passes in the last six games to take over the team lead. No other Giants receiver has caught a TD in that span.

11/23/2013

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