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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...

New York Giants Still Looking to Add Veteran Cornerback Through Free Agency to Play Slot
May 14th, 2016 at 2:54 PM
Ever since the start of the offseason and free agency, the New York Giants have put a strong emphasis on improving their defense. So far, they've done that, but they're looking to add more. ***PHOTO1*** After focusing much of their efforts on the defensive line and linebacker groups through the first two...

Baltimore Ravens Sign Cardinals CB Jerraud Powers, New York Giants Once Had Interest
May 13th, 2016 at 7:55 PM
The New York Giants had made a free agent offer to former Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers a little over a month ago after meeting with him earlier in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** With the Giants trying to add cornerback depth, it made sense for the Giants to try and land Powers, but...

Jets Tried to Trade for Giants No. 10 Pick in 2016 NFL Draft to Get Laremy Tunsil: Report
May 9th, 2016 at 9:26 AM
12 teams passed on the chance to take Laremy Tunsil on the night of the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft before the Miami Dolphins took him with the 13th overall pick; one of those teams includes the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** While the Giants took Eli Apple from Ohio State...

New York Giants to Sign Lafayette Cornerback Matt Smalley Following Tryout with Team
May 9th, 2016 at 8:39 AM
Over the weekend, the New York Giants gave a couple of players a chance who tried out for the team a chance to make the final roster. Ex-Notre Dame linebacker/defensive end Ishaq Williams was one that the Giants added and they weren't done adding players on defense. ***PHOTO1*** Former Lafayette cornerback Matt...

Eli Apple Represents Long-Term Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Insurance for New York Giants
May 5th, 2016 at 4:38 PM
Most New York Giants fans were quite surprised when Big Blue selected Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Even more surprising was the fact that the Giants took Apple over Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves, who was ranked ahead of Apple on the...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese on Draft Critics: “They Don’t Know What They’re Talking About”
May 3rd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
After the surprising fall of offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil dramatically altered the path of the 2016 NFL Draft, the New York Giants have been accused of being caught "flat footed" when the No. 10 pick rolled around. Their selection of Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple has been heavily criticized, while...

New York Giants Meeting with Veteran CB Leon Hall: Report
May 3rd, 2016 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants may have drafted Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple in the first-round of the 2016 NFL Draft, but their concerns at the cornerback position apparently persist. And on Tuesday, the team will meet with veteran cornerback Leon Hall. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Hall, a first-round pick of the Cincinnati Bengals in the...

New York Giants’ Eli Apple Won’t Settle for Good; He Wants to Be “Legendary”
May 2nd, 2016 at 2:55 PM
When the New York Giants drafted LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. in the first-round of the 2014 NFL Draft, he entered the league with a startling mentality: he wasn't just looking to be good, he was looking to take the league by storm and eventually become a legendary and...