Struggling Giants Sign Running Back Peyton Hillis The 27-year-old has played for the Broncos, Browns, Chiefs and Buccaneers. Hillis was active for just one game for the Bucs in 2013 — he didn’t have any carries or catches — before being released on September 21.
Reports: Peyton Hillis, D.J. Ware To Try Out For Struggling GiantsWith only one halfback healthy, the Giants are holding some open tryouts on Tuesday in an effort to add some depth -- and maybe, just maybe, catch lightning in a bottle.
Rookie Michael Cox Might Start At Halfback For Giants Against VikingsTom Coughlin doesn't have many options at halfback for the winless New York Giants. The choice now is rookie Michael Cox, and that's it. Yes, Michael Cox.
Giants' Jacobs Ready To Handle 'Full Workload' Vs. BearsFor the Giants (0-5), running the ball has been a major challenge. The offensive line has not blocked well, the backs are a step off, and the result has been an average of 56.8 yards.
Giants' Already Brutal Running Game Takes Hit With Loss Of WilsonThe New York Giants have the NFL's worst running game and it doesn't look like it's going to improve much this week.
Palladino: Giants Are Bad Right Now, Plain And SimpleThe Giants are 0-2. It’s not an inescapable hole. There may be many days ahead. But bad things don’t happen to good teams. The performance level must rise.
Report: Giants To Work Out RBs Jacobs, McGahee And McKnight Brandon Jacobs played for the Giants from 2005-11. On Twitter, Jacobs said he'd "give it all I got" to get back with Big Blue.
Tom Coughlin 'Totally, Totally Disappointed' In Sloppy GiantsNew York started the game with turnovers on their first three drives, all in the first 6½ minutes. There were two INTs by Eli Manning, including his first pass. That's not how you want to start a season.
Giants Running Back David Wilson Is Ready For Every-Down Back RoleDavid Wilson is ready to become an every-down halfback for the New York Giants in the wake of the injury to backup Andre Brown.
Dottino: An Overview Of The Giants' Needs Ahead Of NFL DraftThe Giants own one pick in each of the seven rounds, plus a compensatory pick near the bottom of the seventh. Here's a look at the Giants' positional needs going into the NFL Draft.
Palladino: It Stinks To Be Brandon Jacobs, Darrelle Revis And Tim TebowIt’s amazing how good a former team can look once you’ve sampled someplace else, and how bad things can be when you’re there in the first place. Brandon Jacobs, Darrelle Revis and Tim Tebow must be feeling those emotions right now.
Palladino: Season-Ending Injury Is An Especially Tough Blow For Andre BrownThis season could have solidified his spot on the Giants’ roster. This could have proved to be his security blanket, or whatever goodwill equity a player with his history could collect.
Ahmad Bradshaw, Hakeem Nicks Ruled Out For Thursday's Game Against PanthersRunning back Ahmad Bradshaw, wide receiver Domenik Hixon and right tackle David Diehl have been ruled out for Thursday night's game, as has wide receiver Hakeem Nicks.
Dottino: Hendricks, Ojomo Make Case For Giants Roster SpotIt's not like coach Tom Coughlin's job got much easier, but he likely got a bit more clarity about a few of his positions in Wednesday's preseason finale.
Palladino: Replacement Refs Won’t Cut It; Latest Showing Of Ineptitude In Giants-PatriotsA civilized person might hide the names to protect the innocent. But, hey, we’re not about that here. Not at all. You put yourself out there, you take the heat. So here’s the heat.