Weekend Chatter: Must-read Giants stories

Posted Apr 11, 2014

Get caught up on the top Giants news stories of the week

1. Eli Manning undergoes ankle procedure.
Giants quarterback Eli Manning underwent a successful arthroscopic procedure on his left ankle on Thursday. The procedure, a debridement of the ankle, was performed by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Robert Anderson in Charlotte, N.C. Manning suffered a high left ankle sprain in the Giants’ 2013 season finale against Washington and had been rehabbing the injury since. ... READ MORE

2. Giants' preseason schedule is announced
The Giants’ 2014 preseason is a mirror image of their 2013 slate. After facing the Buffalo Bills in the annual Hall of Fame Game, they will meet the same four teams they played last summer, and in the same order – Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, the Jets and New England. ... READ MORE

3. Rodgers-Cromartie vs. top NFC East WR's looked at how new Giants cornerback and former Bronco Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie fared against the NFC East in 2013. … READ MORE

4. RB Andre Brown signs with Texans
Former Giants running back and free agent Andre Brown announced Monday on his Twitter account that he has signed with the Houston Texans. Brown was the Giants’ leader in rushing attempts (139) and rushing yards (492) in 2013, his third season in his second stint with Big Blue. … READ MORE

5. Make The Case: LB Barr vs. CB Gilbert
In our “Make the Case” web series, we look at the selections provided by two NFL Draft Experts and their reasons why. Then we ask you, the fans, to weigh in on which player you would like the Giants to select if available at No. 12. This week’s debate involves two defenders. In recent mock drafts on, Matt Smith projected the Giants to select UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr, while Chase Goodbread had Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert. ... READ MORE