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New York Giants’ Nat Berhe to Undergo Calf Surgery, Likely Headed to Injured Reserve
August 27th, 2015 at 6:42 PM
The New York Giants may have lost another safety for the season as Nat Berhe will undergo calf surgery on Friday and is expected to land on Injured Reserve (IR), reports Art Stapleton. The question the Giants now face is whether to place him on season-ending Injured Reserve or Injured...

New York Giants’ Owa Odighizuwa Striving to Become the Next Osi Umenyiora
August 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants rookie defensive end Owa Odighizuwa had never really met Osi Umenyiora before, but that didn't stop him from attending Wednesday's retirement press conference for The Chief. After all, Double O has long modeled his game off of the two-time Super Bowl champion, even once going as...

New York Giants’ Nat Berhe Re-Aggravates Calf Injury; Marshall Newhouse Suffers Ankle Injury
August 27th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's almost unbelievable to think the New York Giants have anyone left who can even get injured at this point, but they do and they have. And on Wednesday, safety Nat Berhe missed practice after re-aggravating a calf injury that has sidelined him for the better part of training camp. ***PHOTO1*** Berhe,...

Osi Umenyiora Officially Retires as a Member of New York Giants Despite Interest from Jets
August 26th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
Defensive end Osi Umenyiora has made it official -- his playing days in the National Football League are now over and he's onto his second career as a member of NFL International, where he'll travel to London as part of the NFL's ongoing attempt to expand their brand globally. ***PHOTO1*** But that's...

Justin Tuck on Osi Umenyiora Retiring a Giant: “It’s How It Should Be”
August 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Wednesday afternoon, defensive end Osi Umenyiora will officially call it a career, signing a one-day contract with the New York Giants before formally announcing his retirement from the NFL. And while many believe he could continue to play if he desired to do so, his former teammate, Oakland Raiders...

Giants’ Cole Farrand Breaks Out “The Whip” Much to the Delight of His Teammates: Video
August 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants may be dealing with an overwhelming amount of injuries (what else is new?), but that hasn't stopped them from having fun. And in what appears to be a very minor amount of rookie hazing, cornerback Prince Amukamara caught linebacker Cole Farrand on film doing "The Whip"...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle, Landon Collins Each Expect to Play Against Jets
August 25th, 2015 at 3:25 PM
On Sunday, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin admitted he was "confused" when it came to wide receiver Rueben Randle and a bout with knee tendonitis that had kept him sidelined since the team's joint practices with the Cincinnati Bengals. ***PHOTO1*** But with a new day, hope springs eternal for Big...

Conflicting Reports on Status of New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Continue
August 25th, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Earlier this week, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who remains in Florida recovering from a July 4th fireworks accident that cost him his right index finger, is expected to report to the New York Giants at some point prior to their Week 1 matchup against...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara: I’m not Going to Play Until I’m Fully Healed
August 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants return to practice this week, it appears as if they'll do so without the added benefit of starting cornerback Prince Amukamara. ***PHOTO1*** Amukamara, who has been dealing with a lingering groin injury over the past two weeks, told the New York Daily News on Monday that while...

New York Giants Sign LB Ashlee Palmer, DB C.J. Conway; Waive/Injured Tony Johnson, Justin Currie
August 24th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants announced several roster moves on Monday, including the additions of defensive back C.J. Conway and linebacker Ashlee Palmer. The team has also waived/injured linebacker Tony Johnson and safety Justin Currie. ***PHOTO1*** Palmer, who initially signed with an undrafted rookie free agent with the Buffalo Bills in 2009, has...