Giants push Daniel Jones to be more aggressive, less reckless

Giants push Daniel Jones to be more aggressive, less reckless

Let’s start by ruling out the ridiculous: No one is going to high-five Daniel Jones for throwing an interception during Giants practice. But there are certain circumstances under which an interception will be noted as more than it seems. “I tell him to try to fit tight throws in there,” coach Brian Daboll said. “You … Read more

Giants bringing new ‘Dirtbag’ mindset to offensive line

Giants bringing new 'Dirtbag' mindset to offensive line

Let’s call them “Frenchy, Dirtbag and the Crew” for now. Maybe one day, if everything goes according to plan, an organic nickname will emerge. This is the newest incarnation of the Giants offensive line, which at Thursday’s practice included left guard Shane “Frenchy” Lemieux and center Jon “Dirtbag” Feliciano – nicknames created by coach Bobby … Read more

Giants O-line coach Bobby Johnson notices mental ‘scar tissue’

Giants O-line coach Bobby Johnson notices mental 'scar tissue'

It has become a rite of spring with the Giants. A new offensive line coach arrives, assesses the damage and tries to understand the fractured psyches of the players he inherits. After all, the offensive line has been a mess of a position group for nearly a decade. Bobby Johnson, hired by head coach Brian … Read more

Kayvon Thibodeaux sparks Giants pass-rush dreams

Kayvon Thibodeaux sparks Giants pass-rush dreams

You’re a true blue Giants fan and you have a dream: Kayvon Thibodeaux blows past the tackle and sacks the quarterback. Or Kayvon Thibodeaux and Azeez Ojulari free up Leonard Williams to sack the quarterback. Or Kayvon Thibodeaux and Azeez Ojulari meet at the quarterback the way Michael Strahan and Osi Umenyiora did back in … Read more

Giants rookie Cor’Dale Flott, bringing impressive work ethic

Giants rookie Cor'Dale Flott, bringing impressive work ethic

Jeff Kelly still isn’t certain how Cor’Dale Flott was getting into Saraland High School’s football stadium. During the summer of 2018, Kelly arrived every day at about 6:30 am to outline the schedule for his team’s 9 am practices. Kelly unlocked the gate as the sun rose in Alabama, walked to his coach’s office overlooking … Read more

Kayvon Thibodeaux is paying big money for Graham Gano’s No. 5

Kayvon Thibodeaux is paying big money for Graham Gano's No. 5

First-round pick Kayvon Thibodeaux will be wearing No. 5 with the New York Giants, the same number he wore as a unanimous All-American before being the fifth overall selection out of the University of Oregon last month. 2 Related It just cost him $50,000 to get it from veteran kicker Graham Gano. The positive for … Read more