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Category: ‘NFL Free Agency’

Ex-New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw Facing One-Game Suspension
June 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Former New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw remains an unrestricted free agent and his chances at being signed prior to the season just took another significant blow. ***PHOTO1*** NFL Network is reporting (via a league spokesman) that Bradshaw is facing a one-game suspension for violating the league's Policy and Program on...

New York Giants Interested in Evan Mathis, but Unlikely to Offer Him a Large Enough Deal
June 15th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have legitimate interested in free agent guard Evan Mathis, who was released by the Philadelphia Eagles last week. Then again, so do at least a half a dozen other NFL teams. And if history is any indication, Big Blue will not get into a bidding war...

Giants’ Weston Richburg, John Jerry Each Ranked on Matt Miller’s “Top 70 Guards of 2014” List
June 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants start the 2015 regular season, they'll likely to do so with Justin Pugh and Geoff Schwartz as their starting guards -- pending, of course, any potential free agent additions between now and then. But we'll get to that a bit more later... ***PHOTO1*** With Pugh having started...

New York Giants Should, and Likely Will Be Involved in Evan Mathis Pursuit
June 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After holding out of voluntary Organized Team Activities (OTAs) in light of an ongoing contract dispute, the Philadelphia Eagles decided to part ways with perennial Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis on Thursday. Now, for 31 other teams around the NFL, the chase is on to secure one of the best...

New York Giants Sign Linebacker Tony Johnson, Waive Linebacker Ryan Jones
June 11th, 2015 at 12:11 PM
The New York Giants made a few minor roster moves on Thursday, officially announcing that linebacker Ryan Jones had been waived. The team also announced the signing of rookie linebacker Tony Johnson, who went undrafted out of Louisiana Tech. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-2, 255 lbs. Johnson played two seasons for the Louisiana Tech...

New York Giants Made “Preliminary Inquiries” Regarding WR James Jones: Report
June 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may seem stocked at the wide receiver position, but with Victor Cruz returning from a torn patellar tendon and Odell Beckham Jr. once again dealing with a barking hamstring, one can never be too careful. And while the team does not appear to be actively shopping...

New York Giants Will “Continue to Look Around” for Offensive Linemen; Jake Long Still in Play
June 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may not appear to be in any rush to sign a replacement offensive lineman for Will Beatty, who will miss 5-6 months with a torn pectoral muscle, but that doesn't mean their eyes aren't peeled. In fact, General Manager Jerry Reese said on Wednesday that the...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Eli Manning Deserves an Extension Right Now
June 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants fans! The one-day break has come and gone -- with Big Blue participating in a charity softball game -- but the team will return to Organized Team Activities (OTAs) today. However, there will be no media availability and following practice the players will then get...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Offense is “Way Ahead” of the Curve in 2015
June 2nd, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants initially struggled to adapt to offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo and his West Coast-style system a year ago, which was only made more difficult thanks in large part to a plethora of injuries, including a season-ending torn patellar tendon to star wide receiver Victor Cruz. However, as...

New York Giants in “No Rush” to Sign Free Agent Jake Long: Report
May 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Earlier this week, the New York Giants hosted free agent offensive lineman Jake Long for a visit and dug deep into his medical records to see where the former Pro Bowler stood in terms of his recovery from two ACL tears. And while the pairing seems to make sense for...

New York Giants Met with Offensive Lineman Jake Long on Thursday: Report
May 28th, 2015 at 8:56 PM
The New York Giants opened Organized Team Activities (OTAs) with left tackle Will Beatty out for 5-6 months with a torn pectoral muscle and first-round rookie Ereck Flowers taking over his spot. It's certainly not an ideal situation for the Giants nor one they planned for, so it should come...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Big Blue’s Roster No Better than a Year Ago?
May 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And Happy Memorial Day! Before everyone heads out to their respective BBQ's, parades or celebrations, it's important to take a moment to remember exactly what today is -- a remembrance for all of those who have sacrificed their lives throughout history for our freedom....

ESPN Gives New York Giants a Grade of C+ for Their Offseason Roster Building
May 24th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants did not exactly light up the world via free agency and the 2015 NFL Draft, but for a team relying on a lot of previously injured players to return and contribute, they still managed to find quite a few gems to come in and help fill...

Replacing Will Beatty: Free Agent Pool Has Water If New York Giants Choose to Dive In
May 24th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are fortunate that Will Beatty’s injury occurred early in the offseason and they now have time to prepare and build chemistry should they desire to bring in a free agent. The team already has more quality and reliability in the depth department on the offensive line...

New York Giants Lose Will Beatty for Five Months: Here are Some Potential Free Agent Fixes
May 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants received their first bit of truly bad injury-related news on Wednesday, losing starting left tackle Will Beatty for at least five months after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle while lifting weights. It was just another in a very long line of devastating injuries in recent...

New York Giants WR Ben Edwards Getting Another Shot Following Devastating Knee Injury
May 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former University of Richmond wide receiver Ben Edwards is getting a shot with the New York Giants to make his National Football League dream come true. ***PHOTO1*** The 5-foot-10, 197-pound Edwards suffered a torn knee ligament back in November of 2013 -- his senior year -- which ended his chances of having...

Which Undrafted Rookie Free Agents Stand Best Shot at Sticking with New York Giants?
May 18th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In the days following the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants officially signed six undrafted rookie free agents (UDFA). The team then invited some 40+ others to tryout during their rookie minicamp, subsequently signing an additional four, bringing their post-NFL Draft total to 10 undrafted rookies. ***PHOTO1*** The entire haul included...

New York Giants Officially Sign Four UDFA, Release Three Others
May 11th, 2015 at 1:51 PM
The New York Giants made official on Monday some of what we already knew, announcing the signings of tight end Will Tye (Stony Brook), defensive tackle Carlif Taylor (Southern Connecticut) and running back Kenny Harper (Temple). However, there was a fourth name added to the mix, as the team also...

New England Patriots to Release CB Kyle Arrington; Might New York Giants Have Interest?
May 11th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
The New England Patriots will continue their purge at the cornerback position this week, as several reports indicate the team is set to cut ties with cornerback Kyle Arrington -- something he has since confirmed on his Instagram account. And while there is mutual interest in a possible reunion at...

New York Giants Sign Temple Running Back Kenny Harper After Rookie Mini-Camp
May 10th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants have made another rookie signing after mini-camp by inking Temple running back Kenny Harper to a deal. ***PHOTO1*** Harper was a participant in the Giants' rookie mini-camp this week and was impressive enough to earn a spot on the team's 90-man roster. The former team captain for the...