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New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Josh Brown Added to 2016 Pro Bowl
January 26th, 2016 at 10:46 AM
The New York Giants had two additional players added to the 2016 Pro Bowl on Tuesday, with the NFL announcing that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and kicker Josh Brown were both named to the roster as replacements. ***PHOTO1*** The additions of DRC and Brown come only days after quarterback Eli Manning was named...

Missed FG Against Jets Won’t Shake Giants PK Josh Brown’s Confidence
December 13th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants' PK Josh Brown missed a 48-yard FG in overtime last Sunday against the New York Jets which ended the game, 23-20, in the Jets' favor. He had made it, the game would have continued. Instead, it became what is now a long list of last-second losses for...

New York Giants’ PK Josh Brown Picks the Wrong Time to Miss
December 7th, 2015 at 7:55 AM
New York Giants' placekicker Josh Brown was having a perfect season until yesterday, when he missed an opportunity to tie the game in overtime. His 48-yard attempt sailed left, and the Giants fell to the New York Jets, 23-20. ***PHOTO1*** "The moment I hit it," Brown said when asked if he knew...

New York Giants’ Josh Brown Has Post-Football Career Ready and Waiting
November 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With many NFL players pondering their post-football futures, New York Giants kicker Josh Brown has his all lined up and ready to go. ***PHOTO1*** “I’m ready now,” Brown said as per the Wall Street Journal. “I could leave tomorrow and be fine.” Brown has been boning up on his real estate career while...

New York Giants’ Josh Brown Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week
November 11th, 2015 at 10:06 AM
When going over the film review, we at Giants 101 specifically pointed out both Josh Brown and Brad Wing for having played significant roles in Sunday's 32-18 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As it turns out, the NFL noticed as well and have subsequently named the New York Giants...

New York Giants Re-Sign Kicker Chris Boswell; Josh Brown Injured
September 2nd, 2015 at 9:32 AM
If you're one of the many who wondered why punter Steve Weatherford had been kicking field goals in practice over the last several days, you finally have an answer. As it turns out, kicker Josh Brown recently suffered a leg injury that continues to linger, subsequently keeping him on the...

New York Giants’ Tom Quinn Pleased with Geremy Davis’ Special Teams Development
August 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With the New York Giants' second preseason game coming up on Saturday, It will give Big Blue a second look at some of the players trying to make the team. And for those fringe players, Special Teams is often a nice place for them to showcase their versatility to the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Unlikely to Change Extra Point Approach Despite New Rules
August 21st, 2015 at 10:55 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has given significant thought to how he'll approach the league's new 33-yard extra point try, including the potential value in going for two. But despite changes in the rules and minor changes in the projected statistics, the 68-year-old Coughlin doesn't feel like he's...

2015 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Special Teams
July 27th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 30th (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

Matt Miller Ranks New York Giants’ Josh Brown High on “Top 32 Kickers from 2014? List
July 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The Bleacher Report 1000 has now officially come to a close. After weeks and weeks of ranking players at every single position, Matt Miller has ended his long-running annual series with the "Top 32 Kickers from 2014" list. And after crushing Steve Weatherford on his punters list, he offers up...