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Giants-Lions “Kudos & Wet Willies” review

Giants-Lions “Kudos & Wet Willies” review

Let’s look at who played well for the Giants, and who did not The New York Giants won a football game Friday night, beating the Detroit Lions 30-17. It was a preseason game, though, so the score really doesn’t matter. What matters are some of the performances we saw and what they might mean going into the regular season. With that in mind, let’s get to our traditional “Kudos & Wet Willies” game review. Kudos to ... Kerry Wynn — What has gotten in to this guy? After four seasons as a serviceable but generally unremarkable reserve defensive end Wynn has turned into...
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Giants-Lions post-game quotebook: Davis Webb’s “much better night,” and more

Giants-Lions post-game quotebook: Davis Webb’s “much better night,” and more

Let’s find out what the Giants were saying after Friday’s victory over the Detroit Lions What were the New York Giants saying after Friday’s 30-17 victory over the Detroit Lions in preseason action? Let’s go inside the locker room and find out. Davis Webb’s “much better night” Coach Pat Shurmur said the second-year quarterback, starting in place of Eli Manning, was “calmer” and “had a much better night” than he did against the Cleveland Browns last week. Webb went 14 of 20 for 140 yards and a touchdown. “I’m pretty confident in my ability,” Webb said. “I just...
Aug 17, 2018
Giants 30, Lions 17: 9 things we learned in Giants preseason victory

Giants 30, Lions 17: 9 things we learned in Giants preseason victory

Davis Webb can complete passes, Kyle Lauletta can run, Kerry Wynn is destroying the universe, and more What did we learn Friday night as the New York Giants were defeating the Detroit Lions 30-17 in NFL preseason action? You mean, aside from the fact that coach Pat Shurmur played it smart and kept Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr. anchored to the sideline? Well, read on and find out. What backup quarterback competition? Davis Webb started with Eli Manning joining Saquon Barkley and Odell Beckham Jr. on the sidelines, and put last week’s difficult game vs. the Cleveland Browns in the...
Aug 17, 2018
Giants at Lions, preseason Week 2: Live updates, score, more

Giants at Lions, preseason Week 2: Live updates, score, more

Follow along with Giants-Lions right here Your New York Giants face the Detroit Lions in their second preseason game on Friday night (7 p.m. | WNBC). Use this as your live thread for the first half. Chris will, as always, be along with a second-half open thread. See our Giants-Lions Hub Page for all of our coverage. Our Training Camp Hub Page is also filled with stories regarding the Giants’ preparations for the 2018 season. Sitting this one out The Giants have announced the following list of players who will sit out tonight’s game due to injury. RB Saquon Barkley (hamstring)S Darian...
Aug 17, 2018
Giants at Lions preseason Week 2: 3 reasons to watch

Giants at Lions preseason Week 2: 3 reasons to watch

Well, actually a whole lot more reasons than that. But, three for starters. Your New York Giants are in action Friday night (7 p.m. ET/NFLN, WNBC) at Ford Field in Detroit as they take on the Detroit Lions in Week 2 of the 2018 NFL preseason. The regular season is creeping closer, which means each week and each game is gaining importance. Here is why you should be watching tonight’s game. Starters will play more Coach Pat Shurmur is evasive when it comes to playing time. Still, it is logical to believe we should see more of the Giants first-teamers vs. Detroit. Offensive starters played...
Aug 17, 2018
Locked on Giants, 08/17: Giants-Lions pre-game thoughts

Locked on Giants, 08/17: Giants-Lions pre-game thoughts

Pat and Ed preview Friday’s preseason game Friday’s Locked on Giants podcast offers you one more way to get ready for the preseason game between the New York Giants and Detroit Lions. Patricia Traina and Ed Valentine break down what you can expect to see in this Week 2 matchup. Locked on Giants comes to you four days per week. Subscribe to Locked on Giants multiple ways. RSS | ITunes | Spotify | Google Play Questions? E-mail lockedongiantspodcast@gmail.com.
Aug 17, 2018
Giants at Lions, preseason Week 2: 5 questions and answers about the Detroit Lions

Giants at Lions, preseason Week 2: 5 questions and answers about the Detroit Lions

Let’s learn some things about the team the Giants play on Friday The New York Giants, after three days of practicing against them, face the Detroit Lions on Friday in a preseason game (7 p.m. ET/NFL Network, WNBC). Jeremy Reisman of SB Nation’s Pride of Detroit provided us with practice reports [Day 1 | Day 2] this week. So, we turn to Jeremy for our weekly “5 questions” segment. Ed: First, thank you so much for the practice reports this week. They were a huge help. After watching the Giants for a few days what is your overall, perhaps “high-level” impression of this Giants...
Aug 17, 2018
Giants news, 8/17: JPP impressing Bucs, more news

Giants news, 8/17: JPP impressing Bucs, more news

Your Friday headlines Good morning, New York Giants fans! Let’s check the headlines as you try to while away the hours before the Giants face the Detroit Lions in preseason action on Friday night. Many looks of the Giants' defensive front 7: 'Keep them guessing' | NJ.comDefensive coodinator James Bettcher brought a 3-4 defense to the Giants, but the playbook comes with multiple looks that favors versatility and lessens predictability from years past. Will Hernandez's NFL Transition Is Smooth Thanks To His New Football FamilyNew York Giants rookie offensive lineman Will Hernandez has...
Aug 17, 2018
Game day! Giants at Lions preseason Week 2, everything you need to know

Game day! Giants at Lions preseason Week 2, everything you need to know

All your pre-game, in-game and post-game Giants-Lions coverage in one place The New York Giants meet the Detroit Lions in their second preseason game on Friday night. Big Blue View will have you covered with all the previews, live in-game updates, recap and analysis. The game will concludes a week in which the Giants and Lions conducted a trio of joint practices at the Lions’ facility in Allen Park, Mich. Giants starters should play a bit more than they did in the preseason-opening 20-10 loss to the Cleveland Browns. Saquon Barkley (hamstring) won’t play. It would be a surprise if Odell...
Aug 16, 2018
Locked On Giants, 08/16: Twitter Thursday

Locked On Giants, 08/16: Twitter Thursday

Answering your Giants-related questions The Thursday edition of the “Locked On Giants” podcast with Patricia Traina and yours truly was a Twitter Thursday, a mailbag in which we answered several of your questions about the New York Giants. Locked on Giants comes to you four days per week. Subscribe to Locked on Giants multiple ways. RSS | ITunes | Spotify | Google Play Questions? E-mail lockedongiantspodcast@gmail.com.
Aug 16, 2018
Odell Beckham Jr. has fun with Saquon Barkley’s injury

Odell Beckham Jr. has fun with Saquon Barkley’s injury

Star wide receiver also offers words of wisdom “I don’t know how you pull your hamstring as a rookie, that’s unreal.” That was Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants on Thursday, kiddingly chiding running back Saquon Barkley for straining a hamstring during practice early in the week. Beckham, in case you don’t remember, missed the first four games of the season during his 2014 rookie season because of a hamstring injury. On a serious note, Beckham did have some advice for the exciting rookie. “I told him, just take your time. There’s nothing you need to prove to any of us,...
Aug 16, 2018
Saquon Barkley trying to learn from hamstring injury

Saquon Barkley trying to learn from hamstring injury

Rookie running back says he is “coming along” Saquon Barkley is dealing with the first hamstring injury of his life. The New York Giants rookie running back is looking at it as a learning experience. “It’s kinda just opened my eyes up. I thought I was doing the right things. In there, working hard, pushing myself to get better, taking care of my body. But you gotta find a way to get better in that area,” Barkley said on Thursday. “I probably could have done everything differently,. Coulda got a little more of this, a little more of that. I gotta continue to grow there and...
Aug 16, 2018
Giants training camp live updates: August 16, 2018

Giants training camp live updates: August 16, 2018

Final practice with Lions set for today The New York Giants and Detroit Lions take the field in Allen Park, Mich. on Thursday for the last of three joint practices ahead of Friday’s preseason game. Today’s practice begins at 9:10 a.m. ET. Use this post to follow along with the events of the day as the Giants continue getting ready for the 2018 season. There were no extra-curricular activities Tuesday in a session Giants coach Pat Shurmur called a “very competitive practice.” Jeremy Reisman of SB Nation’s Pride of Detroit provided us with excellent practice reports the past two...
Aug 16, 2018
Giants news, 8/16: ‘Snacks’ finds joint practices “weird,” Manning responds to Ramsey, more

Giants news, 8/16: ‘Snacks’ finds joint practices “weird,” Manning responds to Ramsey, more

Let’s see what is happening with Big Blue Good morning, New York Giants fans! Let’s get right to the headlines as the Giants finish up joint practices with the Detroit Lions. ‘Snacks’ on”weird” joint practices Veteran defensive tackle Damon Harrison has never before experienced joint practices with another NFL team. Here is his take on the experience this week with the Detroit Lions: “It’s been very competitive, it’s good to go against somebody other than our own. It’s weird, it’s my first joint practice, it’s everything that I expected, I think it’s good for both...
Aug 15, 2018
Locked on Giants, 8/14: Saquon Barkley injured

Locked on Giants, 8/14: Saquon Barkley injured

What does Saquon Barkley’s injury mean for the New York Giants? How concerned should you be? Patricia Traina and Ed Valentine break it down on ‘Locked on Giants.’ Locked on Giants comes to you four days per week. Subscribe to Locked on Giants multiple ways. RSS | ITunes | Spotify | Google Play

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