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New York Giants News And Notes: One Down, 14 Practices To Go

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Here are a few stories from around the Inter-Google following the New York Giants first training camp practice on Friday.

Serby's Special Q&A with ... Jerry Reese -
Giants general manager Jerry Reese took time to trade some questions and answers with Post columnist Steve Serby.

Why do Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow overshadow Eli Manning? -
raining camps are underway for both Big Apple/New Jersey teams, with the New York Jets in Cortland, and the New York Giants in Albany. All of the talk and media attention has centered on Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow, which begs the question: Why is two-time Super Bowl champion Eli Manning the least talked-about quarterback in his own city?

Giants' Antrel Rolle has a new haircut and an old role |
Rolle said others will step in to fill third cornerback spot. [Full Rolle Transcript]

Jason Pierre-Paul is staying humble
"I’m just trying to be that 23-year-old kid, trying to make the football team like I don’t even have a spot on the team," Pierre-Paul said today.

That’s a common refrain for young players. But how can Pierre-Paul say that after finishing fourth in the NFL with 16.5 sacks – the fourth-highest total in Giants history – while establishing himself as one of the NFL’s dominant defensive players last year?

"It’s easy," he told a throng of reporters at the Giants’ training camp at the University at Albany. "Just come out and work. Show the coaches that you are still trying to learn, because at the end of the day, you don’t know it all." [Full JPP Transcript]

Bradshaw wants a devastating ground attack | New York Daily News
Winning the Super Bowl was nice and so was scoring the title-winning touchdown, but the offseason wasn’t filled with all wonderful memories for Ahmad Bradshaw. He still had to live with being the feature back on what was the NFL’s worst rushing team. [Full Bradshaw Transcript]

Giants, 2012 N.F.L. Season Preview -
The Giants have illustrated the competitive nature of the N.F.L.: Titles are not necessarily won by the best team but by the team that gets hot at the right time.

Steve Tisch Visits training Camp
"I hope that at a certain point towards the end of this season, hopefully going into the playoffs, that that word [dynasty] will be used. I'm not going to use it, but it's a nice word, and if others sort of feel we could be a dynasty, or are becoming one, I'd be thrilled, but I'm not going to say we're a dynasty. We're a great football team, we're defending a world championship, and for me that's very, very exciting."

Sirius XM Radio To Broadcvast From UAlbany Saturday

SiriusXM NFL Radio - SiriusXM's 24-hour NFL talk channel - will broadcast live from New York Giants training camp at the University at Albany Saturday.

Former NFL defensive lineman Tim Ryan and former NFL front office executive Pat Kirwan will be on site broadcasting live from 2-6 p.m. ET. The show can be heard nationwide on SiriusXM NFL Radio, channel 88 on Sirius and XM Premier. SiriusXM NFL Radio is also available on the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices and online at