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ESPN Hires Giants’ Eli Apple’s Mom, Annie Apple, as Contributor on Sunday NFL Countdown Show
May 25th, 2016 at 11:24 AM
During the week of the 2016 NFL Draft, New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple's mother, Annie, was making headlines for her charming and witty personality and especially for her comments on her son entering the draft and not blowing money on flashy jewelry he didn't need. ***PHOTO1*** During the 2016 season,...

New York Giants Listed by NFL.com as One of Ten Most Talented Teams Heading into 2016
May 24th, 2016 at 11:52 AM
For the last two seasons, the New York Giants have under-performed and found themselves out of the playoffs as a 6-10 team; the final one forced Tom Coughlin into stepping down as the head coach after 11 years and two Super Bowls to his name. ***PHOTO1*** But when you look at the...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Absent from Monday’s OTA’s Due to Personal Matter; Likely to Report Tuesday
May 24th, 2016 at 8:02 AM
With Monday being the first official volunteer day of Organized Team Activities for the New York Giants, there was one key player from the defense who was conspicuous by his absence from the practice. ***PHOTO1*** Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, whose entering his third season with the Giants and still the team's number one cornerback...

New York Giants’ Cooper Taylor Undergoes Sports Hernia Surgery; Out Until Training Camp
May 23rd, 2016 at 8:44 PM
Cooper Taylor's career in the NFL and with the New York Giants has thus far been filled with a lot of injuries and heading into his fourth year in the league, he's got another one to add to the list. ***PHOTO1*** The 26-year-old Taylor recently underwent sports hernia surgery and won't be...

Making the Case for New York Giants to Explore Signing Dwight Freeney as Situational Pass Rusher
May 23rd, 2016 at 9:48 AM
When the offseason began, the New York Giants put a lot of their focus on improving the defense and making additions to the defensive line; Jason Pierre-Paul was re-signed to a one-year deal and Olivier Vernon was lured from the Miami Dolphins and signed to a five-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** It's a good...

New York Giants’ Janoris Jenkins Has Five Kids with Four Mothers: I’m a Great Father
May 19th, 2016 at 1:10 PM
With the five-year, $62.5 million deal he signed with the New York Giants this past March, Janoris Jenkins not only has a lot of financial stability for himself, but for his family and in particular, his children. Five to be exact. ***PHOTO1*** Having five kids all before the age of 27 might...

ESPN Makes the Case for New York Giants to Consider Trading Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
May 19th, 2016 at 10:06 AM
Two years ago, he was considered to be one of the team's biggest offseason acquisitions when Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie left the Denver Broncos to sign a five-year deal with the New York Giants to become their number one cornerback on the team. ***PHOTO1*** Two years later, DRC is entering his third season for...

Justin Tuck Thinks Jason Pierre-Paul is Due for Big Season with New York Giants in 2016
May 17th, 2016 at 1:25 PM
Justin Tuck knows Jason Pierre-Paul pretty well from their time as teammates over the course of four seasons with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Tuck, who was one of the team's long-time captains before his departure from the team following the 2013 season, would serve as a mentor to JPP during...

Damon Harrison Listed by ESPN as Best Offseason Acquisition by New York Giants
May 17th, 2016 at 8:43 AM
A lot has been said about how much the New York Giants have spent to improve their team from a year ago and especially, their defense that ranked near the bottom of the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** With the money spent on high profile players like Olivier Vernon and Janoris Jenkins, former Giant quarterback...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Expected to Play All Over Defensive Line, Including Playing Some DT
May 16th, 2016 at 12:06 PM
Before the fireworks accident that cause the amputation of his index finger and required several surgeries last summer, Jason Pierre-Paul would constantly line up as the right defensive end for the New York Giants and go to war against teams left tackles. ***PHOTO1*** But now, Olivier Vernon will likely take that role...