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The First Glimpse of Jason Pierre-Paul Post-Accident Raises Serious Concerns: Photo
July 31st, 2015 at 3:23 PM
As the New York Giants hit the field for their first training camp practice of 2015, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul remained in South Florida recovering from "severe" injuries sustained during a July 4th fireworks accident -- injuries that include the loss of his right index finger. ***PHOTO1*** For the first time since...

New York Giants’ John Mara Has One Message for Jason Pierre-Paul: “Come Home. We Miss You.”
July 31st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
After all of his obvious frustration and weeks of uncertainty, New York Giants co-owner John Mara had one simple message for defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul on Thursday: "We miss you. Come home." ***PHOTO1*** Those were the final words muttered by Mara during his training camp press conference, which occurred mere hours after...

Relationship Between New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Soured Long Before Fireworks Accident
July 30th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants were not pleased when defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul suffered severe injuries to his right hand as the result of a July 4th fireworks accident, subsequently undergoing a ray resection of his right index finger. In fact, the words co-owner John Mara used after learning about the...

Jason Pierre-Paul Remains in South Florida, Rehabbing Away from New York Giants: Report
July 29th, 2015 at 4:51 PM
When the New York Giants open training camp on Thursday, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will not be there. Rather, the two-time Pro Bowler will remain in South Florida rehabbing on his own as he attempts to return from a July 4th fireworks accident that ultimately left him without his right...

2015 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 29th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 30th (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

“Disappointed” John Mara: Jason Pierre-Paul was Wrong to Shut Us Out
July 28th, 2015 at 6:04 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara has remained silent on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul for the better part of three weeks, but on Tuesday, he finally opened up about the whole situation, his initial reaction to the news that Pierre-Paul had suffered severe injuries as the result of a July...

New York Giants a Potential Landing Spot for Dwight Freeney?
July 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Since the moment defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul suffered a severe injury as the result of a July 4th fireworks accident -- an accident that ultimately left him without his right index finger -- there's been speculation surrounding the New York Giants and their potential need for another pass rushing defensive...

Osi Umenyiora Expected to Sign One-Day Contract, Retire with New York Giants
July 27th, 2015 at 3:39 PM
It's been speculated for months and now the time has officially come. The New York Giants are expected to sign defensive end Osi Umenyiora. ***PHOTO1*** Clearly in need of another pass rushing specialist in the wake of Jason Pierre-Paul's fireworks accident that subsequently led to the loss of his right index finger,...

Phil Simms: Jason Pierre-Paul Should Have Trusted New York Giants Following Fireworks Accident
July 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jason Pierre-Paul's first mistake was renting a UHaul van, filling it with (illegal?) fireworks and then lighting them while still in his hands. But the mistakes didn't stop there, says Phil Simms. Rather, Pierre-Paul continued making poor decisions by refusing to meet with the New York Giants and lacking trust...

New York Giants Finally Acknowledge Jason Pierre-Paul Situation; Steve Tisch Offers Best Wishes
July 23rd, 2015 at 3:32 PM
The New York Giants have not said a peep about defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul or a July 4th fireworks accident that left him severely injured and ultimately led to the ray resection of his right index finger. That was until Thursday, when co-owner Steve Tisch finally acknowledged the situation and...