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New York Giants Players, Coaches Preparing for Return of San Francisco 49ers LB Aldon Smith
November 14th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
One of the reasons why the San Francisco 49ers have returned to being one of the top teams in the NFC and have played in three consecutive NFC Championship Games has been their defense. ***PHOTO1*** Their defense though, has been missing some of their premier play-makers in the 2014 season; NaVarro Bowman...

San Francisco 49ers’ Aldon Smith Aims to Break Michael Strahan’s Single-Season Sack Record
July 1st, 2013 at 12:30 PM
For the last few years, the single-season sack record has come close to being broken. In 2011, it was Minnesota Vikings' defensive end Jared Allen who finished the year with 22 sacks -- leaving him only a 1/2 a sack away from tying the record. Then, a season ago, Houston...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul as One of Best Edge Rushers in the League
June 20th, 2013 at 12:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's a mid-June day before the start of NFL training camps in July, so that means more lists! This time, by way of NFL Network, we look at the Top 25 Edge Rushers in the league. And sitting there at No. 7 is New York Giants defensive end Jason...

Odds and Interest: a Look at the 2013 NFL Pro Bowl
January 26th, 2013 at 12:34 PM
After a one-year hiatus from the Aloha State, the Pro Bowl heads back to the Aloha Stadium in sunny Honolulu, Hawaii. In what could be the NFL’s last Pro Bowl game, the organizers and players hope to give the fans one hell of a show. While obviously not as widely bet...

Michael Strahan’s Single-Season Sack Record Remains Intact for Another Season
January 4th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
For New York Giants fans following the race for the NFL's single-season sack record, last week was a nerve-racking one. Houston Texans' defensive tackle J.J. Watt need only 2.5 sacks, while San Francisco 49ers' defensive end Aldon Smith remained in contention, needing 3.5 sacks to surpass Michael Strahan's record of...

What Are the New York Giants’ Draft Options at Linebacker?
April 21st, 2011 at 9:06 AM
Next Thursday is fast approaching. It may very well be the shining moment of fans this NFL offseason. With that being said, it’s time to take a look at another area the New York Giants can use an upgrade. It’s a luxury to have a defensive line as impressive as...

New York Giants Draft Philosophy: Breaking Down the First Round
March 31st, 2011 at 4:05 PM
With the NFL in the midst of a damaging work stoppage, this coming NFL Draft will be one of the most scrutinized drafts in NFL history.  17 of the top 2010 NFL Draft prospects appear for a photo call atop the Marquee of Radio City Music Hall in New York, April...

The New York Giants Top 10 Draft Targets
March 26th, 2011 at 6:36 PM
As the league plunges deeper into their first work stoppage, it is becoming more and more likely that NFL teams will have to accept the postponement of free agency and look to upgrade their team as much as possible through the NFL draft.  Alabama Crimson Tides Mark Ingram celebrates scoring a...