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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...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Gus Bradley Offers High Praise for New York Giants LB J.T. Thomas
March 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker J.T. Thomas is coming off the best season of his young career. Thomas, 26, had 84 tackles, five passes defended, two interceptions and two forced fumbles this past year. And not only did Thomas prove he could play; he proved he could play all three linebacker...

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...

Spencer Paysinger Will Visit New York Jets; Unlikely to Return to New York Giants
March 23rd, 2015 at 4:55 PM
With the New York Giants likely finished with linebacker Spencer Paysinger, the New York Jets are going to hold a visit with the 26-year-old free agent. ***PHOTO2*** The meeting is scheduled to take place sometime on Tuesday with the Jets interested in adding to their linebacker corps. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have already made moves...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Expects “One or Two” Teams in Los Angeles by 2016
March 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Rumors of a return to Los Angeles for the NFL have picked up steam this offseason, but so far, the talks have been just that -- “rumors.” There have a few different teams who have been connected to a potential future relocation to LA. Those teams include the Oakland Raiders,...

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...

New York Giants Met with LB Brandon Copeland Following NFL Veteran Combine
March 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The NFL Veteran Combine didn't draw the fanfare the NFL Rookie Combine does, but that doesn't mean it wasn't fruitful for some of those who attended. Case in point: linebacker Brandon Copeland, who had an impressive performance and caught the eye of at least seven NFL teams, including the New...

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...

Retired New York Giants TE Kevin Boss Fears Long-Term Impact from Concussions
March 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Then-Kansas City Chiefs tight end Kevin Boss hauled in a pass and promptly landed on his rear-end, but that's all he remembers. He lay on the field unconscious after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Buffalo Bills safety Da'Norris Searcy only to wake up an hour later in a Buffalo-area hospital....

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Safety, Dwight Lowery
March 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Now nearing the end of March, the New York Giants have not yet addressed what many believe to be the most significant problem facing the team: a lack of depth and veteran leadership at the safety position. ***PHOTO1*** Antrel Rolle is now with the Chicago Bears, negotiations with Stevie Brown are crawling...

2009 NFL Re-Draft: New York Giants Select OL T.J. Lang; WR Hakeem Nicks to Browns
March 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With the 2015 NFL Draft having already been mocked to death, ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. decided to switch things up a bit this week and, instead, re-drafted the 2009 NFL Draft. Interestingly, Kiper Jr. points out that two of the top four players taken are no longer in the league...

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...

Miami Dolphins Sign Former New York Giants Center J.D. Walton
March 20th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
On the very same day that offensive lineman James Brewer signed with the New York Jets, another former New York Giants offensive lineman found himself a new home in the AFC East as the Miami Dolphins have announced the signing of center J.D. Walton. ***PHOTO1*** Walton, a third-round pick of the Denver...

New York Jets Sign Former New York Giants OL James Brewer
March 19th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
The New York Jets announced on Thursday that they had signed offensive lineman James Brewer, who spent the first four years of his NFL career with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Brewer, a fourth-round pick of the Giants in 2011, appeared in 26 games (eight starts) for the team at multiple positions....

Retired New York Giants LB Harry Carson Supports Chris Borland’s Decision to Retire
March 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, after giving it substantial thought, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland shocked the NFL world by announcing his retirement after only a single season. ***PHOTO1*** The 24-year-old Borland became the fourth player to retire on the sunny side of 30 in recent weeks, joining 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, Tennessee...

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...

New York Giants Sign DT Kenrick Ellis to One-Year Deal
March 18th, 2015 at 1:20 PM
The New York Giants have signed defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) to a one-year deal, the team has announced. ***PHOTO1*** It was reported yesterday that the Giants were meeting with Ellis to possibly discuss a deal, so this move isn't too much of a surprise. The deal could net Ellis...

Eli Manning, Peyton Manning Team up to Play Classic Phone Prank on Kevin Nealon: Video
March 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
As fans of the New York Giants, we've heard this one before: quarterback Eli Manning is a clever prankster and his No. 1 go-to gag is changing the language settings in the phones of his teammates. But at the SNL40 after party, both he and his brother, Peyton Manning, set...

New York Giants Meeting with DT Kenrick Ellis Today
March 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants are generally very secretive about their free agent meetings, but on Tuesday one slipped through the cracks. Brian Coz of the New York Post reports Big Blue is visiting with defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) this afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Ellis, a third-round pick of the Jets in...

Bovada Now Lists New York Giants with 25/1 Odds to Win Super Bowl 50
March 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Are you unimpressed with what the New York Giants have done thus far in free agency? If you're one of the many who are, Bovada Sportsbook in Las Vegas disagrees. ***PHOTO1*** With the first wave of free agency now over, Bovada has re-released the odds for Super Bowl 50 and they've given...