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Nassib lifts Giants past Jets

(Friday, August 22) Final Score: NY Giants 35, NY Jets 24 East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Ryan Nassib threw three touchdown passes and the New York Giants rallied past their crosstown rival Jets, 35-24, on Friday in preseason action. Nassib went 8-for-12 with 103 yards in relief of Eli Manning, who was under center for the Giants in the first ... Read More »

Fantasy Football: The Andre Williams Threat

By Thomas Harrigan, Contributing Writer, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The threat New York Giants rookie fourth-round pick Andre Williams poses to Rashad Jennings’ fantasy value became more palpable Sunday night in Canton. We’ve heard since the start of training camp that Williams, who led the NCAA with 2,177 rushing yards last season, has been handling the goal-line reps, but the ... Read More »

Sandoval lifts Giants over Mets

(Monday, August 4) Final Score: San Francisco 4, New York 3 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Pablo Sandoval doubled home the go-ahead run with two outs in the ninth inning, as the San Francisco Giants rallied to beat the New York Mets, 4-3, Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Sandoval finished 3-for-5 with three RBI for the Giants, who captured three of ... Read More »

Giants top Bills in HOF Game

(Sunday, August 3) Final Score: New York 17, Buffalo 13 Canton, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – New York fourth-round rookie Andre Williams ran for 48 yards and a touchdown as the Giants topped the Buffalo Bills, 17-13, in the Hall of Fame Game. Giants quarterback Eli Manning played three series. He went three-and-out on the first and was strip-sacked on the opening ... Read More »

Bumgarner shines as Giants rout Mets

(Sunday, August 3) Final Score: San Francisco 9, New York 0 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Bumgarner (13-8) limited the Mets to just two hits and a walk while striking out a season high-tying 10 in his second career shutout. “In the bullpen I didn’t feel all that great,” Bumgarner said. “Felt fine, but I was kind of all over the place. ... Read More »

Mets slip by Giants as deGrom Shines

(Saturday, August 2) Final Score: New York 4, San Francisco 2 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Jacob deGrom continued his recent success on the mound to help the New York Mets even their four-game series with the San Francisco Giants with a 4-2 decision. DeGrom (6-5) was locked in a battle with San Francisco’s Jake Peavy throughout the evening, with both ... Read More »

Vogelsong pitches Giants past Mets

(Friday, August 1) Final Score: San Francisco 5, New York 1 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Ryan Vogelsong pitched his second career complete game, Hunter Pence knocked in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Friday in the opener of a four-game series. Vogelsong (6-8) went the distance for the first time since 2011, ... Read More »

David Tyree joins Giants’ front office

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Giants named David Tyree director of player development on Tuesday. Tyree, a former wide receiver for the Giants, replaces Charles Way, also a former Giant player who left the position earlier this offseason to head the NFL’s player engagement department. “We are pleased to have David back in the building as the ... Read More »

Giants’ Snee retires

East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Long-time New York Giants offensive lineman Chris Snee announced his retirement on Monday. Snee played 10 seasons in the NFL, all with the Giants, appearing in 141 games and winning two Super Bowl titles. He was selected in the second round of the 2004 draft out of Boston College. “I think Chris was everything you ... Read More »

Appellate court gives NFLPA life in collusion suit

St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – The NFL Players Association can continue a lawsuit against the NFL, which claimed the league instituted a secret salary cap for the 2010 season. An appellate court has reversed a decision by a district court that denied the union’s claims. The lawsuit, filed in 2012, stems from the 2010 season when teams were not bound ... Read More »