T-Rock's Take on the Giants

Coughlin: David Wilson's neck is 'right where it should be'

New York Giants running back David Wilson talks

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A day after David Wilson got the good-but-not-great news that his neck is healing properly and that he should be cleared for the start of training camp -- but hasn't been cleared yet -- Tom Coughlin was happy that his running back seems to be on the road back to the field.

“No question about it,” Coughlin said. “Four-and-a-half months out (from surgery), looking forward to August. Progress...

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Giants add Kyle Sebetic at safety; Will Hill goes unclaimed on waivers

Giants free safety Will Hill, right, takes the

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Roster spots don't stay open very long in the NFL, so the Giants have already replaced Will Hill with another safety. The team signed undrafted free agent Kyle Sebetic from Dayton. Sebetic made the announcement on Twitter.

“Took a step towards my dreams and signed with the New York Giants today,” he wrote. “Beyond thankful for the opportunity and can’t wait to keep working.”

The Giants...

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Five things to watch as Giants begin OTAs Wednesday

Eli Manning looks on the from the sidelines

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Don’t think the first day of OTAs is important? Let’s go back to last year’s and see what kind of tone the opening of team workouts set for the rest of the season.

We all went into the start of OTAs in 2013 thinking the big story would be the absence of Victor Cruz. Well, it turned out that the real issue was the absence of Hakeem Nicks, who had been working with the team throughout the offseason...

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Undrafted TE Xavier Grimble feels kinship with Mark Bavaro

Giants tight end Mark Bavaro makes the sign

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The Giants may not have drafted a tight end, but they added undrafted free agent Xavier Grimble to their ranks. Grimble played at USC and came out of school a year early.

“I have no doubt if I put the time in, put the work in, you never know what the future holds,” he said. “I’m going to work extremely hard. This is the NFL, this is the last shot so this is a great opportunity to try to attack...

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Adrien Robinson says it's not too late to live up to draft day promise

Giants tight end Adrien Robinson practices during team

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Adrien Robinson believes there is still time to live up to the description Jerry Reese saddled him with on the day he was drafted just over two years ago.

“At the time, I didn’t think much of it, people kept talking about it,” Robinson said last week when talk once again resurfaced of his being introduced to Giants fans as “the JPP of tight ends.” This was at a time when Jason Pierre-Paul...

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Giants go through whole draft without taking a tight end

Giants tight end Adrien Robinson practices during team

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If you thought the Giants’ pre-draft talk about not needing a flashy new tight end from this year’s crop of incoming players was a smokescreen, well, the joke is on you. Because seven picks later, the Giants still have the same four largely unproven players at the position (although they do appear to be signing undrafted free agent Xavier Grimble from USC, the official announcement of which will...

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10 years later, Eli Manning still at the center of the Giants' draft

2004: ELI MANNING Drafted: 1st round, No. 1

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Ten years ago he was the headliner of the Giants’ draft. This year, Eli Manning still had a strong impact on the decisions that were made. His physical status four weeks removed from ankle surgery and the urgency with which the Giants are giving him weapons to return to glory were two key matters this weekend.

First, the players that were added.

“We’re trying like heck,” Jerry Reese...

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Giants on Hard Knocks? 'They'd fire us in a minute,' says Coughlin

Tom Coughlin waves to the crowd as he

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Tom Coughlin just survived his first draft with an NFL Network camera in the Giants’ war room. How did that go?

“There were a few more ties,” he said of the participants who wanted to look their best on television.

Some have speculated that such a breach of the Giants’ privacy was a step towards an appearance on the HBO series “Hard Knocks,” perhaps even this summer. The Giants are one...

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A look at the first-rounders the Giants will face in 2014

North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron, center, poses

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I always have the same reaction whenever something big and newsy takes place:

How does this affect me?

Following that way of thinking, let’s take a look at the first round of the draft from last night through the prism of what it means to the Giants. Obviously they made their pick, but many of the teams on their schedule made picks as well. So here’s a look at what kind of first-rounders...

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Eric Ebron on dropped passes: 'Big whoop!'

North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron is tackled

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So, Eric Ebron … about those drops?

“I do not drop too many passes,” the tight end from North Carolina -- and, some people seem to believe, future Giant – said at the NFL’s Play 60 event in New York on Wednesday. “I had a rough sophomore year, yeah. I learned a new system. My junior year I only dropped four passes out of 63. Big whoop!”

It became a bit of a bigger whoop when he dropped...

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