Sean Locklear

Osi Umenyiora (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Corey Webster (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images) and Victor Cruz (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Decisions, Decisions For Giants General Manager Jerry Reese

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?

02/13/2013

Kenny Phillips (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Increased Safety Schemes Could Fit Giants’ Phillips Back Into Lineup

Phillips practiced on a limited basis Friday for the Monday night game against Washington and expects to play.

11/30/2012

Eli Manning (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dottino: Manning, Umenyiora Take Home Game Balls For Giants

Eli Manning threw for 249 yards, tossed three touchdowns and — most importantly — didn’t throw an interception.

11/26/2012

DeMarcus Ware (credit: Layne Murdoch/Getty Images), Will Beatty (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dottino: Out For Revenge, Giants Must Be-Ware Cowboys’ Pass Rush

The Giants’ best motivation of all? The fact that they played their ‘C’ game against the Cowboys in Week 1. Watch out, Dallas.

10/26/2012

David Diehl (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

David Diehl Is Back To Full Strength, But Will He Get His Starting Job Back?

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.

10/25/2012

Tackle Sean Locklear and guard Chris Snee #76 of the New York Giants line up against the San Francisco 49ers. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Giants’ Offensive Line Allowing Eli Manning To Sit Back, Examine And Deliver

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.

10/18/2012

Giants O-line (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images), Eagles D-line (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Dottino: Giants-Eagles A True Battle In Trenches

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.

09/28/2012

Jason Pierre-Paul (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Dottino: Key Matchups To Watch For In The Giants-Cowboys NFL Season Opener

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.

09/05/2012

Will Beatty (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

With Will Beatty A Question Mark, Sean Locklear Becomes The Starting Left Tackle

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.

08/22/2012

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Dottino: As Injuries Mount, Giants’ Depth Is Being Tested

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.

08/19/2012

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Dottino: 3 Things To Watch For In Giants Vs. Jets Preseason Game

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.

08/18/2012

Terrell Thomas deflects a pass against the Eagles. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Dottino: Giants Cornerback Terrell Thomas Takes It Slow

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.

07/27/2012

Brandon Mosley (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Giants Take Offensive Tackle Brandon Mosley, Tight End Adrien Robinson In Fourth Round

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.

04/28/2012

Sean Locklear (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Big Day For Big Blue: G-Men Sign Sean Locklear, Reportedly Trade For Keith Rivers

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.

04/11/2012