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New York Giants DE Damon Harrison Looking Forward to Leading Revamped Defense
April 23rd, 2016 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants revamped their defensive line this offseason, signing DE Olivier Vernon and DT Damon Harrison in hopes of bolstering their sagging defense. Vernon will bring the flash but Harrison will bring the color and brawn, teaming up with Johnathan Hankins to give the Giants a formidable front. ***PHOTO1*** A...

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...

Damon Harrison Admits He Admired New York Giants as Member of New York Jets
April 21st, 2016 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Jets, it can't be easy to share a city and a stadium with the New York Giants. On one hand, you have the one-time world champions who haven't sniffed a Super Bowl since 1968-1969, while on the other hand you have the eight-time world champions who...

New York Giants’ Johnathan Hankins “Ready to Go”
April 11th, 2016 at 4:55 PM
New York Giants players reported for the first phase of their offseason program on Monday. Defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins has been waiting for this since he was placed on injured reserve with a torn pectoral muscle in November. ***PHOTO1*** Hankins was injured during the Giants game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He...

Signing of FB Will Johnson May Change Nikita Whitlock’s Role with New York Giants: Report
April 5th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Last summer, the New York Giants decided to keep fullback Nikita Whitlock and let Henry Hynoski go. Whitlock was so impressive on special teams and in whatever other place they put him. It turned out to be a solid hunch. Whitlock not only played fullback, but filled in at defensive...

New York Giant’s Damon Harrison Reveals Difficulty of Decision to Leave New York Jets
April 3rd, 2016 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants walked across town this off-season and stole defensive tackle Damon Harrison away from their cross-city rivals, the New York Jets. Harrison became an unrestricted free agent in March, and the Giants wasted no time in wooing him over from Gang Green to Big Blue. It wasn't...

New York Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo Excited About “High Energy” Free Agent Additions
March 31st, 2016 at 6:42 PM
if there was ever a man more pleased with the spending spree put on by New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese early on in free agency, it's defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, for the very first time, Spagnuolo publicly discussed the team's additions of defensive end Olivier Vernon, defensive...

New York Giants’ Damon Harrison Warns Opponents of Danger in Leaving Him One-On-One
March 25th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Over the previous few seasons, Damon Harrison -- also known as "Snacks" -- has established himself as one of the elite run stopping nose tackles in all of football. However, after signing a five-year deal worth $46.25 million with the New York Giants earlier this year, he'll now be shifted...

New York Jets GM Says His Offer to DT Damon Harrison was “Close” to the Giants’
March 20th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Mike Maccagnan, the general manager of the New York Jets said on a conference call with reporters this week that the Jets' offer for free agent DT Damon Harrison was comparable to that of the New York Giants. That is a statement that is hard to believe since the Giants...

Ex-Giants Dwayne Hendricks Hired by Cumberland High School as Head Football Coach
March 18th, 2016 at 5:04 PM
Dwayne Hendricks had a very brief career with the New York Giants, playing in just one career game with the team in 2011; he does have a Super Bowl ring for being on the roster that season. ***PHOTO1*** Now that Hendricks is done playing professional football, he's moving to the next stage...