With Osi Umenyiora due to hit the free-agent market on March 12, should he make any attempt to re-sign him? How much should he pay Victor Cruz? Does he keep or release David Diehl? How about Corey Webster?
Phillips practiced on a limited basis Friday for the Monday night game against Washington and expects to play.
Eli Manning threw for 249 yards, tossed three touchdowns and — most importantly — didn’t throw an interception.
The Giants’ best motivation of all? The fact that they played their ‘C’ game against the Cowboys in Week 1. Watch out, Dallas.
In the last three weeks, the New York Giants’ offensive line has played extremely well together — so well that there doesn’t seem to be room for veteran David Diehl to return to a starting role.
The two-time Super Bowl MVP has been sacked a league-low five times through the first six games of the season, and he’s been hit only 11 times — total.
There’s no more important factor in evaluating Sunday night’s Giants-Eagles game: the offensive lines for each team will write the script for this contest.
Ready or not, the Giants’ quest to defend their Super Bowl championship starts tonight with the NFL’s season opener against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium. Here are the key matchups to watch.
With Will Beatty struggling because of back issues, Locklear is the projected starting left tackle for the Super Bowl champions. No one, though, is ready to say that he will be there when the season starts in two weeks.
The Giants suffered injuries to Ahmad Bradshaw (hand), Mark Herzlich (hip), Adrian Tracy (hamstring) and Jayron Hosley (foot) in their 26-3 preseason victory over the Jets.
The feeling nearly is unanimous among the Giants. Coach Tom Coughlin does not put any extra emphasis on playing the annual preseason game against the Jets and his players have bought into his philosophy.
Cornerback Terrell Thomas took himself off the field while going through positional drills. After practice, coach Tom Coughlin said that Thomas’ back tightened up, so it does not appear to be serious.
The New York Giants filled a need on the offensive line by taking Auburn offensive tackle Brandon Mosley with their second pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.
The Giants had a very busy day on Wednesday. The Super Bowl Champs signed veteran offensive tackle Sean Locklear and reportedly traded for talented defensive player Keith Rivers.