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Should He Fall, Ohio State’s Joey Bosa Doesn’t Sound Interested in Playing for New York Giants
April 28th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The chances are slim, but in the event Ohio State defensive end Joey Bosa falls in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, he does not sound like a guy interested in going No. 10 to the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Despite Big Blue's obvious desire to add another talented pass...

New York Giants DE Owa Odighizuwa is Healthy, Ready to Prove Himself
April 27th, 2016 at 4:56 PM
While wide receiver Victor Cruz may be dominating local headlines in his quest to return from nearly two seasons lost due to injury, the New York Giants have another important piece of their roster back on the field in second-year defensive end Owa Odighizuwa. ***PHOTO1*** Drafted in the third-round of the 2015...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul: “I Want to Be Better than the Player I Was”
April 26th, 2016 at 4:00 PM
It's remarkable to think that New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is even alive, let alone preparing to play in the NFL next season. ***PHOTO1*** After reading his harrowing re-telling of a July 4th fireworks accident that left him without a right index finger and the portion of two others, you...

New Additions Feeling Quite Welcomed in New York Giants Locker Room
April 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Continuity is always a key to success in any sport, but when a team brings in an influx of new players, it generally takes some time for that to develop. But for many of the newly signed New York Giants -- namely defensive end Olivier Vernon, defensive tackle Damon Harrison...

Charley Casserly Mocks Oregon DE DeForest Buckner to New York Giants
April 17th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Two weeks ago, former NFL General Manager and current NFL.com analyst, Charley Casserly, had mocked UCLA linebacker Myles Jack to the New York Giants at No. 10 overall. However, following a trade that moved the Los Angeles Rams up to the No. 1 spot, Casserly re-adjusted his mock draft and...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Played with Bone Sticking Out of His Hand in Week 10
April 13th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
By now, it's likely that all fans of the New York Giants have read the remarkable story from Sports Illustrated about Jason Pierre-Paul's fireworks accident and the subsequent aftermath. It tells of the events leading up to the accident, Pierre-Paul's immediate reaction and what went down those first few weeks...

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Talks About Fireworks Mishap in New Video
April 12th, 2016 at 8:55 AM
Last July 4th, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul blew off part of his right hand in a fireworks accident in his home state of Florida. Pierre-Paul lost the index finger and tip of his middle finger on his right hand, shattered his thumb and sustained severe burns. He...

Four More Years of Eli Manning Helped Sell Olivier Vernon on New York Giants
April 10th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Shortly after defensive end Olivier Vernon signed a five-year, $85 million deal with the New York Giants, he acknowledged a phone call with fellow defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul helped pave the way. But even before that, while doing research on interested teams, Vernon had been doing some digging on quarterback...

New York Giants’ Olivier Vernon Driven by Respect; Wants to Be One of League’s Elite
April 9th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Once the transition tag was removed and he hit free agency, it was clear that former Miami Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon was going to land himself a substantial deal. And it didn't take long before he did, as the New York Giants pounced and subsequently signed Vernon to the...

Eugene Parker, Agent of New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul, Passes Away at Age 60
April 1st, 2016 at 7:00 AM
In some rather shocking and saddening news, prominent NFL agent Eugene Parker, who represented New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and many others, has reportedly passed away at the age of 60. ***PHOTO1*** Over the years, Parker had represented some high-profile clients, including Pro Football Hall of Famers Deion Sanders, Rod...