Giants Tried To Claim QB Zach MettenbergerThe Giants reportedly put in a waiver claim for former Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger, but he was awarded to the San Diego Chargers instead.
Team Grades: Giants Snap Losing Streak With Complete EffortThe New York Giants (4-9) were finally able to shake the dry spell that saw the team drop its last seven contests. After last week's disappointment against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Big Blue kept the pedal to the metal in the 36-7 win over the hapless Tennessee Titans (2-12).
Injury Report: Injuries To Veterans Open Door For Giants' YoungstersThe New York Football Giants (3-9) added more bodies to the injured reserve list this week in advance of their game against the Tennessee Titans, increasing what had already been the league's most populated list. This week, key performers like Robert Ayers, Mathias Kiwanuka and Geoff Schwartz were also added to the burgeoning IR.
Opponent Profile: Giants Hoping To Snap Losing Streak Against Youthful TitansThe once-proud New York Giants (3-9) now own the longest losing streak in the NFL at seven games. The team has not tasted victory in almost two months, and they travel to Nashville for game against the young and hungry Tennessee Titans (2-10).
Palladino: Giants Should Spend High Pick On QuarterbackGiven the presence of a longtime starter and a capable, if unspectacular back on the roster, should Big Blue consider taking a quarterback in one of the first three rounds of this week’s draft?
Heisman Watch: LSU's Mettenberger Looks To Make Dent In Race Vs. AlabamaBy now, we have taken a glance at some of the SEC's Heisman hopefuls like Manziel, McCarron and Murray. But what about the league’s second highest-rated passer, LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger?
Heisman Watch: Oregon's Marcus Mariota Flying To Head Of The FlockMarcus Mariota has become one of the emerging top contenders for the Heisman Trophy. The hype is warranted, as NFL fans hoping for a new franchise quarterback are also checking out Mariota as a potential draft pick.