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New York Giants Considering a Serious Run at Ndamukong Suh: Report
March 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Monday afternoon, ESPN's Adam Schefter speculated that the New York Giants would make a run at impending free agent defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Less than 24 hours later, Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News all but confirmed they would, citing multiple sources who claim General Manager Jerry...

New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

5 Possibilities for the N.Y. Giants’ 2015 Season — Betting Odds and Lines by Mybookie.ag
March 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 AM
Last year, the New York Giants unloaded a lot of cash, a heck of a lot more than they are normally known to do in the midst of free agency. Regardless, the team put up an abysmal 6-10 record, mainly due to the fact that they were ailing over quite...

New York Giants Send Boy with Special Needs an Amazing Gift: Video
February 28th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants have long been considered the class of the NFL. Dating back to their inception, Big Blue has always prided themselves on going about business the right way -- both on the field and off of the field. That tradition continues today, and in a recent showing...

Mel Kiper Jr.: Brandon Scherff Makes Most Sense for New York Giants
February 27th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have several needs headed into both free agency and the NFL Draft, but chief among them is their need for offensive linemen. General Manager Jerry Reese has already stated the team will look to add two or more linemen with a specific focus -- if possible...

New York Giants Face an Interesting Situation at Wide Receiver Position
February 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Following the loss of Victor Cruz last season, the New York Giants were fortunate to have the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in Odell Beckham Jr. step up and keep the offense respectable. The loss of Cruz however, as well as his uncertain production upon return, has led many...

Hobart Offensive Lineman Ali Marpet Wants to Play for New York Giants
February 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Division-III Hobart College has not had one of their football players make it to the NFL since the 1930's, but here in 2015 that is poised to change. Not only was offensive lineman Ali Marpet considered a mid-round sleeper prior to the Senior Bowl, but he has now catapulted up...

New York Giants Release RB Peyton Hillis
February 25th, 2015 at 10:15 AM
Less than 24 hours after they announced the release of veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka, the New York Giants continued their house cleaning and cap savings by also announcing the release of running back Peyton Hillis. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who was originally drafted in the seventh-round of the 2008 NFL Draft by the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Expected to Sign One-Year Contract Extension
February 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin let the cat out of the bag last week, revealing during his NFL Combine press conference that he and team ownership were discussing a contract extension that would prevent him from coaching as a lame duck in 2015. Now, with the Combine winding...

New York Giants Will Try to Sign Jason Pierre-Paul to Long-Term Deal Before Using Franchise Tag
February 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are planning to use the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul on March 2nd if they have to, but ideally, they won't reach that point and will, instead, sign him to a long-term deal before the franchise tag becomes necessary. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Although Schefter's report on the...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Looks to Be in Good Cap Shape
February 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! The NFL Combine will officially come to a close today following on-field drills by two groups of defensive backs and then we'll all be thrust into a brief lull prior to the start of free agency on March 10th. Of course, things will go...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Says Team Can’t Rely on Victor Cruz 100%; Doesn’t Rule Out Drafting WR
February 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese is hopeful wide receiver Victor Cruz returns at 100% next season, but learning from past experience, he knows the team can't rely on it. Accordingly, the Giants may very well go into the 2015 NFL Draft with that in mind and draft another...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

New York Giants and DE Mathias Kiwanuka Appear Poised to Part Ways
February 20th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka is one of only three remaining players on the New York Giants who appeared in both Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI, joining quarterback Eli Manning and long-snapper Zak DeOssie, but he may have played his last down for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** When asked about Kiwanuka on...

New York Giants to Extend Tom Coughlin’s Contract: Report
February 19th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin alluded to it earlier in the day while speaking at the NFL Combine, and it has now been confirmed by the New York Daily News. The team and Coughlin are on the verge of agreeing to a contract extension that will prevent him...

New York Giants Looking to Potentially Trade Out of the No. 9 Spot?
February 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Toward the end of the 2014 regular season, some fans (and we stress the word "some") were quietly rooting for the New York Giants to lose in order to secure a better draft position. However, with the 2015 NFL Combine now underway and scouting analysis of all the prospects being...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Expected Pay Cut, Welcomed It After Poor Year
February 18th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Earlier this week, it was revealed that the New York Giants and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins agreed to a re-worked contract in which he took a rather significant pay cut. The alternative, of course, was for Jenkins to become a cap casualty, which is something he admits to having wanted...

New York Giants Will Use Non-Exclusive Franchise Tag on Jason Pierre-Paul: Report
February 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants have a plan for what they want to do with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, and it will either keep him on the team in 2015 or net them two additional first-round picks. ***PHOTO1*** Steve Serby of the New York Post reports that Big Blue will place the non-exclusive...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Accepts Pay Cut; Saves Team $825K
February 15th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins will not be a cap casualty for the New York Giants, as the two sides reportedly agreed to a pay cut that will save Big Blue $825,000 in cap space heading into free agency. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** The 34-year-old, 11-year NFL veteran was entering the final year of a three-year,...

Eli Manning not Likely to Give New York Giants a Hometown Discount?
February 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is entering the final year of his contract, will count for $19.75 million against the salary cap in 2015 and, at 34-years-old, is realistically nearing the end of his professional career. And despite several restructures -- each one saving the team money and deferring...