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New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Working to Add Strength, More “Violent Hands” Headed into 2015
March 24th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants right tackle Justin Pugh had a rollercoaster season in 2014, at times appearing dominant and at other times appearing like a young player still in transition. He had a brutal four-game stretch where he was given a negative grade courtesy of Pro Football Focus, but then ended...

Giants’ Justin Pugh Wins $20,000 for Shriners Hospital on ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’
February 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
This past Friday, during his charitable appearance on ABC's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," New York Giants tackle Justin Pugh found himself stumped after bankrolling $40,000. And knowing he was going to guess at this next question -- "In 2014, Megan Fox revealed she named her son Bodhi partly...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Tackle, Bryan Bulaga
February 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Over the last three years, the need for the New York Giants to upgrade their offensive line has been an obvious one and as the team heads into the offseason in preparation for the 2015 season, it continues to be an area they need to address. ***PHOTO1*** They started to address the...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh to Appear on TV Show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”
February 12th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
In the two short years he's been in the NFL, New York Giants right tackle Justin Pugh has already been asked quite a bit when he goes up against some of the top defensive lineman in the NFL on a weekly basis. On Friday, Pugh will take part in a...

Taking a First-Round Offensive Lineman Would Be a Mistake for New York Giants
February 6th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Most mock drafts floating around the internet have the New York Giants selecting Brandon Scherff, an offensive tackle out of Iowa, with the No. 9 pick in this year's NFL Draft. On the surface the pick makes a lot of sense, offensive line is a huge need for the Giants...

New York Giants Focusing on Needs Along Offensive Line; May Add Two or More Linemen
January 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
A year after making significant changes along their offensive line, the New York Giants once again find themselves in a position where further changes are needed. And they know it. ***PHOTO1*** While in attendance at Senior Bowl practice earlier this week, Giants General Manager Jerry Reese was speaking openly about the team's...

New York Giants Could Move Justin Pugh to Guard If Team Acquires Dynamic Right Tackle
January 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Justin Pugh has been very clear about his desires to remain the right tackle for the New York Giants. It's where he played in college at the University of Syracuse, it's the position the Giants drafted him to play two years ago and, since the 2013 season, it's the only...

New York Giants Sign Emmett Cleary, Trevin Wade to Reserve/Futures Contracts
January 14th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
The New York Giants continued adding to their tally of post-season additions on Tuesday, signing both offensive lineman Emmett Cleary and cornerback Trevin Wade to Reserve/Futures contracts. ***PHOTO1*** Wade, who was originally a seventh-round pick of the Cleveland Browns in the 2012 NFL Draft, spent the past two seasons as a member...

New York Giants Select Andrus Peat in Latest Walter Football Mock Draft
January 8th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It wasn't easy, but Stanford offensive tackle, Andrus Peat, announced on Tuesday night that he would be declaring for the 2015 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** "It's been a long and hard decision, but I have decided to forgo my senior season of eligibility and declare for the NFL draft," Peat said in a...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Insists He’s a Permanent Right Tackle, not a Guard
January 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Since coming into the NFL, Justin Pugh has been a tackle; the New York Giants right tackle that is. It's where he started his rookie season in 2013 and played the entire season at and when healthy, played the entire 2014 season at. ***PHOTO1*** Even when he attended the University of Syracuse,...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh: “No Doubt, I Am Playing This Week”
December 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As injuries continue to mount for the New York Giants, who now have 20 players on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR), at least one player is fighting hard to return. And when speaking to the media on Wednesday, offensive lineman Justin Pugh (quad) guaranteed he will return to the field on...

New York Giants Sign Offensive Lineman Michael Bamiro to Practice Squad
November 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants officially announced on Wednesday that they have signed offensive lineman Michael Bamiro to their practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Bamiro, who stands at 6'8'' and weighs 340 lbs., spent the 2013 season as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles' practice squad after being signed as an undrafted rookie free agent...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh, Cullen Jenkins & Jacquian Williams Out Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 12 injury report on Friday afternoon, and to no one's surprise, the team has officially listed offensive lineman Justin Pugh (quad), defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) and linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion) out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** With Pugh sitting out,...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Unlikely to Play on Sunday Night Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier in the day, it was reported that the returning Geoff Schwartz is listed as a possible option to play at right tackle for the New York Giants when they take on the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz is being listed because the Giants normal starting right...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Could Play Right Tackle Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As the New York Giants look to make what's left of this season a positive one, they appear to be getting some late good news with the long-awaited return of offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz was one of the big prizes the Giants picked up this offseason in free agency and...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Suffers Quad Injury; Tom Coughlin Surprised He Couldn’t Continue
November 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In a year plagued with seemingly endless injuries, it should come as no real surprise that the New York Giants lost another player in Sunday's 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. This time the loss came by way of offensive lineman Justin Pugh, who was forced to exit the...

Did Pittsburgh Steelers Leave Offensive Blueprint for New York Giants to Use Against Indianapolis Colts?
October 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
During their Week 8 bye week, the New York Giants had the advantage of sitting back and watching how their Week 9 opponents, the Indianapolis Colts, would fare against Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers. What they saw was startling to say the least, as the Steelers offense erupted for...

New York Giants’ Will Beatty: Offensive Line Still Searching for an Identity
October 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second week in a row, the New York Giants offensive line continues to be one of the problems as to why the team is not winning football games. ***PHOTO1*** While they were able to keep Eli Manning upright and off his back against the Dallas Cowboys unlike the six sacks...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh: That was, Hands Down, the Worst Game I’ve Ever Played
October 13th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Three weeks after the offensive line of the New York Giants had looked like they finally turned themselves around and got back on track, the same issues that plagued them all throughout last year just reared their ugly heads again on Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** After allowing just seven sacks through the first...

New York Giants’ Will Beatty, Larry Donnell Named to PFF First Quarter All-Star Team
October 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With a quarter of the NFL regular season now in the books (can you believe it went by that fast?), Pro Football Focus decided to take a look at the premiere players league-wide and subsequently released their First Quarter All-Star Team. ***PHOTO1*** Of the many players who made the list, only two...