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New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

Jason Avant: Giants Have DeSean Jackson’s Kryptonite in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
April 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When DeSean Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles, the New York Giants breathed a brief sigh of relief. For at least a few moments, the thorn in their side was gone and potentially heading outside of the NFC East. That feeling was fleeting however, as Jackson ultimately signed a...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in Tennessee Titans RB Chris Johnson: Report
April 3rd, 2014 at 7:30 PM
The New York Giants may have signed Rashad Jennings earlier in free agency, but should the Tennessee Titans ultimately release running back Chris Johnson, you can expect the Giants to be among the teams who pursue him, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports 1. ***PHOTO1*** As Garafolo notes, the Giants previously inquired...

New York Giants were Never Seriously Interested in WR DeSean Jackson
April 1st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** As recently as late Monday night, wide receiver DeSean Jackson to the Washington Redskins was reportedly a "done deal." And while nothing official has yet to be announced, one thing remains a certainty: the New York Giants were never interested. Color us not surprised. Despite the unlikely nature of Jackson to...

Should New York Giants Kick the Tires on WR DeSean Jackson?
March 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The very moment the Philadelphia Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson, it was inevitable that fans of all 31 other teams would turn on their gaming systems, put in Madden and sign him to their roster. It was also inevitable that once that was done, the question would be...

Ex-Giant Derrick Ward Goes on Epic Twitter Rant Against NFL, ESPN and Basically Everything Else
March 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Retired New York Giants running back Derrick Ward is no stranger to Twitter rants. In fact, since his retirement, he's routinely gone off on a number of topics including the NFL's assistance for retired players, Warren Sapp and his stance on Michael Strahan, and a number of other odds and...

Eagles, Mark Sanchez Agree to One-Year Deal; New York Giants Had Rumored Interest
March 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It was rather odd to ever see former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez's name tied to the New York Giants, but after his release from the team last week, the Giants' name was tied to the 27-year-old as having possible interest. ***PHOTO1*** That interest never really got that far and in...

New York Giants are ‘Pretty Close to Done’ Signing Veteran Free Agents
March 24th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It's been one of the more active and aggressive starts to the NFL free agency period for the New York Giants in recent time, but then again, that's what happens when you have about 30 or so free agent players, finish below .500 for the first time since 2004 and...

New York Giants Unlikely to Sign Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer; Scared Off from Health Concerns
March 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Justin Tuck left as a free agent to sign a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders, the New York Giants quickly searched around the league for potential replacement options and it had seemed like they might be able to find one on the cheap. ***PHOTO1*** This past Sunday, the...

New York Giants Will Meet with Dallas Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer on Sunday
March 16th, 2014 at 12:10 PM
In addition to cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, the New York Giants will also meet with free agent defensive lineman Anthony Spencer (Dallas Cowboys) on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Once considered a top defensive lineman in the NFC East -- and two-time recipient of the Cowboys' franchise tag -- Spencer's value took a major hit in...

New York Giants Interested in WR Miles Austin, but Only at Minimum Deal
March 13th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The big news for the Dallas Cowboys on Tuesday and Wednesday was the release of superstar DeMarcus Ware and his subsequent signing with the Denver Broncos. But there was a sidebar to their relentless efforts to get under the cap, and that came by way of wide receiver Miles Austin,...

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Admits New York Giants Once Made Him Cry
February 24th, 2014 at 2:30 PM
Few things in life are sweeter for a fan of the New York Giants than looking at the dejected face of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones following a loss. It's a face that's become increasingly common in recent years and something that never seems to get old. But, as Jones...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: NFL May Add 15-Yard Penalty for Use of N-Word
February 24th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Hard to believe it's already Monday, yet here we are. So as frustrated and annoyed as you may all be to be returning to work, relax over breakfast and coffee this morning with the following AM headlines. ***PHOTO1*** NFL Expected to Adopt 15-Yard Penalty for Use of N-Word on the Field The NFL...

New York Giants Have Sixth-Easiest 2014 Schedule Based on Winning Percentage
February 20th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As we await the frenzy that is free agency, a second glance at the New York Giants' 2014 opponents revealed that the Giants may have an easier road to the playoffs in 2014 than in recent seasons. ***PHOTO1*** According to researchers at ESPN, the Giants have the sixth-easiest schedule in 2014. Based...

New York Giants Responsible for 4 of NFL’s Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses
February 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In honor of Valentine's Day on Friday, NFL Network took a look at the Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses in NFL history. The New York Giants, being the eternal underdog that they are, were responsible for four of those top 10 most heartbreaking losses. ***PHOTO1*** No. 9: 2011 NFC Championship Game --...

New York Giants’ Linval Joseph: “I Want to Put on That Blue Every Sunday”
February 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Mere days after it was reported that the Washington Redskins are likely to pursue Linval Joseph once free agency begins on March 11th, the defensive tackle hit Twitter to quiet things down and express his desire to remain with the New York Giants. "I want to be back with the Giants...

Washington Redskins May Target Linval Joseph in Free Agency
February 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Although widely considered to be one of the New York Giants' top offseason priorities, defensive tackle Linval Joseph appears destined to make it to the March 11th start of free agency where he'll be highly coveted by a number of teams. Among them, writes Mark Bullock of the Washington Post,...

Dallas Cowboys Rally Late, Defeat New York Giants 31-28 on Monday Night Football: Re-Living History
February 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...