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Giants’ John Mara, Steelers’ Art Rooney Will Oversee ‘Independent’ Investigation into NFL
September 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara said on Wednesday afternoon that many owners were dissatisfied with the original two-game suspension of then-Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for the elevator attack on his then-fiance, Janay Palmer, but that the NFL had righted their wrongs by increasing his suspension. Mara also...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Releases Statement on Roger Goodell, Ray Rice
September 10th, 2014 at 3:55 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara, like so many others, was not happy when NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell decided to suspend Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice only two games after knocking out his fiance (now wife) in an Atlantic City hotel elevator. He was even more "appalled" when the...

New York Giants’ John Mara Admits Ben McAdoo Could Be a Head Coach in Waiting
September 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
While current New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who begins his 11th season with the team on Monday night, still gets butterflies prior to every kickoff and shows no signs of slowing down, Big Blue co-owner John Mara has already begun to look ahead -- even if it's just...

Sporting News Ranks New York Giants’ Jerry Reese No. 3 General Manager in NFL
September 8th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Although he admits it's not exactly based on any sort of scientific data, David Steele of the Sporting News recently ranked all 32 NFL General Managers based on a number of factors, including draft results, free agent signings and, of course, victories -- including the Super Bowl. ***PHOTO1*** When all of the...

New York Giants Officially Trim Roster to 53-Men; Mario Manningham, Trindon Holliday to IR
August 30th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
It was a long day that came with a lot of tough decisions, but the New York Giants did what they believed they had to do, making more than 20 total rosters moves in an effort to trim their roster to 53-men. ***PHOTO1*** Some of their decisions were quite difficult and reportedly...

New York Giants Cutdown Day (53-Man) Scorecard
August 30th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The NFL's final cutdown day of 2014 has officially arrived! And while it may be an exciting time for fans, it's an unfortunate day for hundreds of athlete's. That will be no different for the New York Giants, who need to make 22 total transactions in order to get down...

New York Giants Cutdown Day (75-Man) Scorecard
August 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Cutdown day is a brutal day across the NFL, and there will be two of them this week. The first, which requires teams to trim their roster from 90 players to 75 players, will conclude at the end of business on Tuesday. And for the New York Giants, that means...

Corey Washington Has Already Earned His Way onto New York Giants’ 53-Man Roster
August 18th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Leading up to Saturday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, several lingering holdouts were not yet convinced that wide receiver Corey Washington had earned himself a spot on the New York Giants' 53-man roster. However, even prior to his third consecutive game-winning touchdown catch, Washington had already done enough to put...

Several New York Giants Named to “Most Influential People in New Jersey Sports” List
August 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier this year, six people with direct ties to the New York Giants were named to the "50 Most Powerful People in New York Sports" list. It was the first of two annual most powerful/most influential lists, with the second coming by way of The Star-Ledger and the "Most Influential...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: If Eli Manning, Jason Pierre-Paul Step up, We Have a Chance
August 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Can the New York Giants finally end their playoff drought with a bit of a re-emergence in 2014? General Manager Jerry Reese certainly thinks so, but he also admits it hinges on two very specific players: quarterback Eli Manning and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. ***PHOTO1*** "There are two guys on our team...

New York Giants Dealing with Organizational Split on Jerrel Jernigan: Report
August 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have a number of tough decisions to make as two cutdown days near, and among them is what to do at the wide receiver positional. Initially, the position seemed rather cut and cry, but after the emergence of both Corey Washington and Marcus Harris, coupled with...

New York Giants Well-Represented on List of “50 Most Powerful People in New York Sports”
July 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Daily News released their annual "50 Most Powerful People in New York Sports" list earlier this week and the New York Giants were well-represented. In total, six current or former members of the organization were listed, ranging from players to Public Relations staff to the owners. ***VIDEO1*** Here's all...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: David Tyree Still Coming Under Heavy Anti-Religious Fire
July 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue returns to the practice field today and will wear full pads for the very first time in training camp. Today also marks the official one-week countdown until the very first game of the year. In an effort to pass some time prior...

David Tyree: “I Would Absolutely Support Any Player on the Giants Who Identified as Gay”
July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants' decision to hire David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development -- a move that was announced earlier this week -- has ignited a firestorm across the league and throughout the LGBT community. It has twice drawn the ire of the Human Rights Campaign --...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Expects Eli Manning to Bounce Back and Return to Pro Bowl Form
July 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After a career-worst season in 2013, many have been left to wonder if New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is over-the-hill. There has been debate about his ability to return to success while learning a new offense, speculation about his future as his contract slowly winds down and some eye-opening...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Stands by Decision to Hire David Tyree; Human Rights Campaign not Happy
July 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Shortly after the New York Giants announced the hire of David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development on Tuesday, the Human Rights Campaign made their objections clear. They do not support the Giants' decision based on remarks Tyree made in both 2011 and 2013. ***VIDEO1*** When asked about the hire...

Human Rights Campaign Objects to Giants’ Hire of Pro-Traditional Marriage Advocate, David Tyree
July 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants announced that they had hired David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development, replacing Charles Way, who was named the NFL's Head of Player Engagement. It was a decision everyone knew was going to have consequences from the LGBT community, and mere hours...

New York Giants Teammates, Coaches React to Retirement of Chris Snee
July 21st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Even before the New York Giants officially announced that offensive lineman Chris Snee had retired, several of his current and former teammates hit social media channels in order to express their appreciation for him and his career. Once the announcement was made public, even more chose to speak up in...

Chris Snee Will Meet with New York Giants on Monday; Expected to Announce Retirement
July 21st, 2014 at 6:00 AM
As New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese alluded to in late June, a decision on offensive lineman Chris Snee is upcoming. The veteran guard will meet with the team on Monday regarding his physical health, including a lingering elbow issue, and is widely expected to announce his retirement from...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Inside the Manning Passing Academy
July 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! This is it -- your final day without football until February. To help pass these last few hours, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Browns Name Peter John-Baptiste Vice President of Communications The Cleveland Browns named Peter John-Baptiste vice president...