Ex-Giant refuses to let sordid past define him any longer

Ex-Giant refuses to let sordid past define him any longer

There are times when Christian Peter is sharing at an Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous meeting when someone will recognize him from his days with the Giants. “I know you,” they’ll say. “What’s your name again?” He doesn’t mind the loss of…

Odell Beckham is staying on his best Giants behavior

Odell Beckham is staying on his best Giants behavior

Odell Beckham Jr., in search of full health and a long-term contract extension, will be at the team facility Monday when the Giants begin Phase 3 of their offseason program, otherwise known as organized team activity practices. The Post confirmed Beckham’s expected…

Giants cut their one-time starting running back

Giants cut their one-time starting running back

It was 53 weeks ago that Ben McAdoo anointed Paul Perkins the starting running back for the Giants, an unusual and, looking back, unnecessary pronouncement, coming so early in the process, before any springtime football work on the field. It turned out…

Eli Manning feared the worst until full Giants shakeup

Eli Manning feared the worst until full Giants shakeup

As the days and weeks moved on and the losses kept mounting during the dreary 2017 season, Eli Manning admitted, for the first time in his Giants career, he worried the end was near. “For the first time ever, I didn’t know…

The Giants aren’t finished with Ereck Flowers

The Giants aren’t finished with Ereck Flowers

The Giants are not dumping Ereck Flowers. Not yet, anyway. Of course they are not happy Flowers has chosen to accent the “voluntary” description of the offseason workouts, and last week’s three-day minicamp by staying away from the team facility. But that…

Giants fill offensive line hole with 2nd-round pick

Giants fill offensive line hole with 2nd-round pick

Ernie Accorsi, the former Giants general manager, was not surprised at all Dave Gettleman selected Saquon Barkley with the No. 2 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Accorsi also anticipated what would come next. “I’m not worried about the offensive line, he’s…

A win-win-win night for Giants, Jets and NYC football

A win-win-win night for Giants, Jets and NYC football

ARLINGTON, Texas — This was the moment when the conversation surrounding football in Fun City changed forever: It was 7:21 p.m., Central Time, and Roger Goodell, the most-booed man on the planet, had just emerged from backstage at AT&T Stadium for the…

Giants passed on Namath once: Will they regret passing on Darnold?

Giants passed on Namath once: Will they regret passing on Darnold?

ARLINGTON, Texas — This wasn’t the first time the Giants had a decision to make: can’t-miss running back or enticing quarterback. They made the same choice 53 years ago that they made Thursday night. Then it was Auburn’s Tucker Frederickson, now Penn…

Where the Giants could turn if they don’t snag Saquon Barkley

Where the Giants could turn if they don’t snag Saquon Barkley

For the Giants, most draft roads — but not all — lead to Saquon Barkley. Anyone convinced the franchise’s highest draft pick in 37 years must be used to secure Eli Manning’s successor, ensuring a handoff at quarterback into the next decade,…

Giants get the special teams upgrade they needed

Giants get the special teams upgrade they needed

The Giants were not going to go into the season without upgrading their kicking game, and now they won’t have to. They acquired punter Riley Dixon in a trade Friday with the Broncos, sending a conditional 2019 seventh-round pick to Denver. The…

Dez Bryant trains with Odell Beckham in Giants desperation

Dez Bryant trains with Odell Beckham in Giants desperation

https://www.instagram.com/p/BhxqhQAgerl/ Dez Bryant isn’t giving up his Giants pursuit. Less than 24 hours after Big Blue cut veteran receiver Brandon Marshall, the former Cowboy posted a workout video to Instagram, training alongside wannabe teammate Odell Beckham Jr. “This f–king industry is cutthroat,…

Here is the Giants’ complete 2018 schedule

Here is the Giants’ complete 2018 schedule

Three takeaways from the Giants’ schedule, which was released Thursday: 1. New head coach Pat Shurmur said, “I don’t see anything remarkable about the schedule, but it is very challenging.” This is true. There is nothing remarkable about the schedule. The Giants…

Giants cut Brandon Marshall — but Dez Bryant won’t get wish

Giants cut Brandon Marshall — but Dez Bryant won’t get wish

The Giants are moving on from Brandon Marshall, the veteran receiver who played in five games last season before going down with an ankle injury. He was released on Thursday, with general manager Dave Gettleman stating Marshall was designated as having failed…

That Dez Bryant-Giants love is not mutual

That Dez Bryant-Giants love is not mutual

The Giants parting ways with Brandon Marshall on Thursday had nothing to do with Dez Bryant hitting the open market. Yes, one big wide receiver leaving could mean the door is open for another big receiver to enter. But not in this…

Brandon Marshall doesn’t want Dez Bryant on the Giants

Brandon Marshall doesn’t want Dez Bryant on the Giants

There’s only room for one former star wide receiver on the Giants roster, at least according to Brandon Marshall. After the recently cut Dez Bryant said he wanted to play for the Giants this season, Marshall, 33, shut down the former Cowboy,…

What if Sam Darnold slips? A Giants and Jets chess match

What if Sam Darnold slips? A Giants and Jets chess match

After all the preseason talk of organizational tanking, after all the recent rumblings that Broadway Baker Mayfield and the Jets were a match made in fire-and-brimstone heaven, there is every possibility that even though they didn’t Suck as much as everyone expected…

Saquon Barkley-to-Giants hype takes biggest leap yet

Saquon Barkley-to-Giants hype takes biggest leap yet

At first it was possible. Now it looks as if it is probable that the Giants take running back Saquon Barkley with the No. 2 pick in the draft. Is there another, stronger word to describe this unfolding scenario? “It just feels…