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2 Fired from Jackson Memorial Hospital for ‘Inappropriately’ Accessing Jason Pierre-Paul’s Medical Records
February 6th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
After a months-long investigation into how Jason Pierre-Paul's medical records were leaked following a July 4th fireworks accident that cost him his right index finger and the portion of two others, Jackson Memorial Hospital announced on Friday that two employees have been terminated. ***PHOTO1*** In a statement released by Jackson Health System,...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Has “Very Rare” Torn Fascia in Calf
February 4th, 2016 at 5:33 PM
A year after suffering a torn patellar tendon, many expected a triumphant return for New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz in 2015. But that didn't happen. Instead, Cruz was hampered by calf injuries that eventually ended his season before he had seen so much as a single snap. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday,...

Jon Beason “Absolutely” Wants to Remain with New York Giants in 2016
January 28th, 2016 at 6:01 PM
Jon Beason knows the deal as far as his career goes with the New York Giants heading into the 2016 season, but isn't quite sure where it will take him once the offseason gets going. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran is coming off a second straight season in which he missed the majority of...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Releases Hospital Photo from Post-Fireworks Accident
January 25th, 2016 at 2:47 PM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has, thus far, refused to discuss his July 4th fireworks accident in any great detail. And while he did share some minor tidbits with Michael Strahan during a FOX NFL Sunday interview this past season, he's held onto the more gory details until...

Some New York Giants Fans Elated with the Decision to Demote Strength Coach Jerry Palmieri
January 19th, 2016 at 12:55 PM
The Giants demoted long time strength and conditioning coach Jerry Palmieri after twelve years with the team. The Giants have been one of the NFL's most injured teams the past few years and fans have called for a change in their training and conditioning regimen, only to fall on deaf...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Undergoes Another Surgery on Injured Right Hand
January 18th, 2016 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul said that he'd undergo offseason surgery on his damaged right hand to help repair the skin flaps so that he can better utilize his remaining fingers (sans the mitt) next season. The hope, of course, is that JPP can improve his grip strength...

New York Giants Injury Numbers Continue to Astound: Six Straight Seasons of 200+ Games Lost
January 15th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
With the final numbers tallied and reported, the New York Giants are off the hook -- they did not finish the 2015 regular season as the NFL's most-injured team, which they had done in each of the previous two seasons. Rather, they finished as the runner-up behind the New England...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Needs Offseason Knee Surgery; May Retire
January 9th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Their season is over, yet injuries continue to haunt the New York Giants. And on Friday, linebacker Jon Beason told Sirius XM NFL Radio that he not only needs another offseason knee surgery, but that he may retire because he can no longer stay healthy. ***PHOTO1*** “For me, I want to make...

New York Giants’ Nikita Whitlock Undergoes Successful Knee Surgery
January 6th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Lost in the resignation of New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has been the health of some of the team's injured players and what they face this offseason. Among them is fullback Nikita Whitlock, who was placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) in late December due to a knee...

Pro Football Focus: New York Giants’ Ereck Flowers the Worst Pass Blocker in NFL
January 4th, 2016 at 11:10 AM
New York Giants left tackle Ereck Flowers did not have the kind of rookie season he would have liked. In fact, due to a series of repeated and lingering ankle injuries, Flowers struggled tremendously down the stretch despite being praised for his toughness. The rookie capped off his inaugural year with...