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New York Giants Release David Carr, Marvin Austin in Effort to Finalize Initial 53-Man Roster
August 31st, 2013 at 6:25 PM
The New York Giants made a number of surprising moves on Saturday as they finalized their initial 53-man roster. Among the cuts were quarterback David Carr, defensive ends Adewale Ojomo and Adrian Tracy, defensive tackle Marvin Austin and even safety Tyler Sash, who was released with an injury settlement. ***PHOTO1*** “It never...

New York Giants Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: What to Watch For
August 10th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The wait is finally over. For the first time here in 2013, the New York Giants will put on their pads and hit someone else. In other words, are you ready for some football? ***PHOTO1*** Tonight, Big Blue will take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in their first preseason game, and although starters...

New York Giants’ Adrian Tracy Determined to Become Next Osi Umenyiora
August 7th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Osi Umenyiora may now be with the Atlanta Falcons, but his presence is still felt by his former New York Giants teammates. None more than fourth-year defensive end Adrian Tracy, who was adorned with the nickname "Yosi" by the Chief himself due to their vast similarities in size and...

New York Giants DE Damontre Moore: “I Let My Game Do the Talking for Me”
August 4th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason departure of Osi Umenyiora and the back surgery that has sidelined Jason Pierre-Paul for the New York Giants, the team's selection of Texas A&M's defensive end Damontre Moore continues to look even better each week. On the first team offense, Justin Tuck and Mathias Kiwanuka are the starting...

New York Giants Players React to Riley Cooper’s Racist Rant
August 2nd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
By now, you've either heard about or seen the video of Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper slinging racist slurs and threatening to take on every African American person in the building, while dropping the N-bomb repeatedly. You've probably also read his apology. "I am so ashamed and disgusted with myself....

New York Giants Camp Fodder More Valuable than Contract Quandaries
June 8th, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Aah, offseason in the NFL and how some love to use it to quarrel and quip about mostly nothing. There really is much more once the sheets of “breaking news” are peeled back. Important layers of players that aren’t news-worthy due to their alleged third and fourth string statuses are...

New York Giants DE Adrian Tracy: “I Think the Coaches See What I Can Bring to the Table”
June 6th, 2013 at 7:45 AM
Unless you're a die-hard New York Giants fan, the name Adrian Tracy isn't a common one to the average fan like Osi Umenyiora or Jason Pierre-Paul. Yet, because of Umenyiora leaving as a free agent to sign with the Atlanta Falcons and JPP's surgery to repair a herniated disc in his lower...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Undergoing Back Surgery Today; Hopeful to Be Back by September
June 4th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
The season has not yet started and already news on the injury front is devastating for the New York Giants. First they lost fullback Henry Hynoski to a knee injury and now ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that Jason Pierre-Paul is in Los Angeles to undergo back surgery on Tuesday...

Hakeem Nicks, Victor Cruz Missing from Giants OTAs Again, Jerrel Jernigan Hurt & Other Notes
May 30th, 2013 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants took the field under warm skies on Thursday morning, but they were once again without wide receivers Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz. However, those weren't the only two missing on this day, as both Justin Tuck and Jason Pierre-Paul, the team's starting defensive ends, were also...

New York Giants Re-Sign ERFA Adrian Tracy
April 16th, 2013 at 1:20 PM
More than a month after being tendered, Exclusive Rights Free Agent (ERFA) Adrian Tracy has re-signed with the New York Giants on a one-year, $480,000 deal. The defensive end was the last of three ERFA to re-sign with the team, with offensive lineman Jim Cordle and linebacker Justin Trattou signing one-year...

New York Giants Re-Sign Backup C Jim Cordle to One-Year Deal
April 8th, 2013 at 6:35 PM
Jim Cordle has had an exciting past 24 hours. On Sunday, he was in attendance along with many of his other New York Giants teammates for Wrestlemania XXIX, which was at MetLife Stadium, the home of the Giants. On Monday, the backup center re-signed with the Giants on a one-year deal...

Chris Canty Signs with Ravens, Dave Tollefson Released by Raiders: Wednesday News & Notes
March 13th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Free agency is off to a wild start and things are happening at a feverish pace. The New York Giants have been right in the thick of things, signing Cullen Jenkins and Aaron Ross, while also re-signing Ryan Torain. Meanwhile, several of their former players have found new homes and,...

Giants Don’t Raise Ticket Prices, Negotiations with Kevin Boothe Stall & More: Sunday News & Notes
March 10th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** With the start of the new league year rapidly approaching, there has been an influx of news over the last week. Although we've managed to keep you up-to-date on most of it, a few tidbits have slipped through the cracks. Alas, here on Sunday morning, we will catch you...

New York Giants Tender Jim Cordle, Adrian Tracy and Justin Trattou
March 8th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
On Thursday, defensive end Justin Trattou tweeted that he had re-signed with the New York Giants. As it turns out, that's not entirely accurate, although it's just a mere formality at this point. What actually happened is that the Giants have tendered all of their Exclusive Rights Free Agents (ERFA),...

New York Giants Re-Sign Justin Trattou
March 7th, 2013 at 2:37 PM
The New York Giants have re-signed defensive end Justin Trattou, who spent the entire 2012 season on the injured reserve with an ankle injury. With the impending departure of Osi Umenyiora, Trattou will fight for a backup defensive end spot with Adrian Tracy and Adewale Ojomo, both of whom showed promise...

New York Giants Free Agent Contract Focus: Where is It?
January 19th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
The looming schedule post-Super Bowl will officially begin next on February 18th when organizations can officially place the franchise tag on players if they so choose up until March 4th. Bear in mind that a team can only franchise one player per year and it can be revoked and placed...

New York Giants Keep or Dump: Justin Tuck
January 17th, 2013 at 6:34 PM
New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck was practically invisible in 2012. In fact, he was invisible for the vast majority of 2011 as well. In the final six games of 2011, Tuck had 5.5 sacks and 18 tackles. He was an instrumental aspect of the Giants 2011 Super Bowl...

New York Giants Sign Safety David Caldwell to Reserve/Futures Contract
January 8th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
Fresh off of signing a group of six players, and then a second group of seven players, the New York Giants have now signed former Indianapolis Colts safety David Caldwell to a reserve/futures contract. He had previously worked out for the Giants in September. "I guess dreams can come true twice!...

Seven New York Giants “Questionable” for Week 16 Game Against Baltimore Ravens
December 21st, 2012 at 1:15 PM
The last thing the New York Giants needed as they head into a pivotal matchup with the Baltimore Ravens were more injuries, but that's exactly what they got on Friday. Both tight end Travis Beckum and defensive lineman Adrian Tracy were injured during practice, with Beckum being added to the...

NFL Plans Moment of Silence for Newtown, CT Victims; New York Giants Players React
December 15th, 2012 at 8:30 AM
On Friday at approximately 9:40 AM EST, one of the worst domestic tragedies in United States history unfolded at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT. A lone gunman took the lives of 27 innocent people -20 of them children- before allegedly taking his own life. Words cannot possibly describe this...