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Super Bowl XLII, 1990 NFC Championship Eliminated from “Greatest Game of All-Time” Bracket
March 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Is there a world in which Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is not the greatest game ever played? Where the heroics of David Tyree and the game-winning touchdown catch by Plaxico Burress aren't given the spotlight they deserve? And a world in which...

Chip Kelly Also an Eli Manning Fan: “Talk About a Stone-Cold Killer in the Fourth Quarter”
March 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly may be changing the dynamic between the Iggles and New York Giants. After all, rather than relentless smack talk -- something his team continues to engage in despite his leadership -- Kelly has repeatedly showed Big Blue unprovoked respect. ***PHOTO1*** It initially started prior to Week...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Continues His Praise of New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
March 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly isn't a man who fears saying whatever is on his mind -- even if it's not a complete truth. And just prior to a Week 6 game between his Eagles and the New York Giants, Kelly admitted he was "very high" on wide receiver...

New York Giants Receive No Compensatory Draft Picks in 2015
March 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Late on Monday night, the NFL announced that 32 compensatory draft selections had been awarded to teams who meet the criteria. And after a large free agency haul in 2014, it comes as no surprise that the New York Giants did not receive any. ***PHOTO1*** Per the league, the 32 compensatory draft...

New York Giants May Avoid HBO’s “Hard Knocks” Yet Again; Cleveland Browns the Favorite
March 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have long been against appearing on HBO's "Hard Knocks," with co-owner John Mara once saying it would only happen over his dead body. And given that he's still breathing and has a pulse, it should come as no surprise that Big Blue may, once again, avoid...

Devin McCourty was Deciding Between Giants, Eagles Before Patriots Made Late Push
March 22nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara recently admitted the team made a strong push for safety Devin McCourty, but were eventually left empty-handed when he re-signed with the New England Patriots. However, McCourty revealed on Saturday that he was much closer to signing with the Giants than many realize, having...

New York Giants Sign DE George Selvie to One-Year, $1.4 Million Deal
March 20th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Defensive end George Selvie (Dallas Cowboys) was unable to meet with the New York Giants on Thursday after his flight was delayed, but after arriving on Friday morning, that little hiccup was rendered irrelevant. In fact, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. wasted no time, agreeing to a one-year, $1.4...

New York Giants to Meet with Free Agent Defensive End George Selvie: Report
March 19th, 2015 at 11:25 AM
Fresh off of signing defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis and re-signing tight end Daniel Fells, the New York Giants will continue their free agent visits on Thursday, this time meeting with defensive end George Selvie (Dallas Cowboys). ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Selvie, a seventh-round pick of the St. Louis Rams in 2010, has an interesting multi-connection...

Philadelphia Eagles Take Unprovoked Potshot at New York Giants on Twitter
March 18th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In an effort to celebrate the five-year anniversary of MetLife Stadium and to capitalize on March Madness, the New York Giants recently rolled out a tournament-style bracket that allows fans to vote on the "best plays" in the stadium's short history. Some of those plays include Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-handed...

Dwayne Harris Excited to Bring His “Physical” Nature to New York Giants; Will Compete at WR
March 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In one of their very first moves of free agency, the New York Giants signed former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver/kick returner Dwayne Harris to a five-year, $17.5 million deal that included $7.1 million in guaranteed money. And upon being introduced by Big Blue, Harris expressed his excitement and wanted all...

Philadelphia Eagles Agree to Terms with Former New York Giants CB Walter Thurmond III
March 11th, 2015 at 7:10 AM
Cornerback Walter Thurmond III will remain in the NFC East in 2015, but it will not be as a member of the New York Giants. Rather, Thurmond is going to the dark side, having agreed to terms with the Philadelphia Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** Another former Oregon player, it should come as no real...

New York Giants Will Sign WR/KR Dwayne Harris
March 10th, 2015 at 4:44 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver and kick returner, Dwayne Harris, has announced on Twitter that he will sign with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** ***PHOTO3*** Harris, a sixth-round pick of the Cowboys in 2011, is the second special teamer the Giants targeted on the opening day of free agency. The first, linebacker Jonathan...

New York Giants May Make Brandon Graham an “Offer He Can’t Refuse”: Report
March 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have already missed out on several of their free agents targets -- Devin McCourty, Jerry Hughes, Pernell McPhee and Ndamukong Suh -- but they may be prepared to make a significant push for linebacker/defensive end Brandon Graham (Philadelphia Eagles) before he slips through their fingers as...

New York Giants Inquire About Roy Helu, Antone Smith: Report
March 8th, 2015 at 5:45 PM
Since the onset of the "legal tampering" period on Saturday, the New York Giants have reached out to a number of defensive free agents, including safety Devin McCourty (New England Patriots) and defensive end Jeff Hughes (Buffalo Bills). However, per reports, precious few of them have been to offensive players,...

New York Giants Interested in Safeties Devin McCourty, Rahim Moore: Report
March 7th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
With free agency starting next week, reports have surfaced that the New York Giants have interest in two of the top safeties on the market. And with their captain Antrel Rolle about to hit the open market himself, the position of safety becomes a pressing need for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle has...

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former New York Giants LB Keith Rivers
March 5th, 2015 at 7:40 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles made headlines earlier in the week by shipping All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in return for linebacker Kiko Alonso and now the Dallas Cowboys, making a little less noise than the Eagles did, have also added depth to the linebacker position with the...

LeSean McCoy to Be Traded to Buffalo Bills; New York Giants Happy to See Him Go
March 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In a huge, out of nowhere move on Tuesday night, the Philadelphia Eagles reportedly agreed to trade their star running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in exchange linebacker Kiko Alonso. The trade is reported to be a straight up exchange of players with no draft picks involved, but...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Defensive Tackle, Barry Cofield
March 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, the Washington Redskins released defensive tackle Barry Cofield in an effort to save $4.12 million in salary cap -- one of several veteran releases from across the league this past week. And like many others who have now hit the open market, Cofield could become a diamond in...

NFL Network Gives New York Giants Highest NFC East 2014 Rookie Grade
February 18th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
With the 2015 NFL Draft upcoming, it has given experts from around the league an opportunity to look back on the 2014 NFL Draft with a different set of eyes. And with that class now having gone through their first full season, Bucky Brooks decided to go back and re-grade...

New York Giants Tied for 20th Most Difficult Schedule in 2015
February 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have been hit with some rather difficult schedules in recent years, but following a 6-10 finish in 2014, that is now poised to change. And with home/away opponents having already been determined for the 2015 regular season, strength of schedule has officially been calculated for next...