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New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford to Be Honored with Thurman Munson Award
January 9th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The 35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards -- which remember legendary New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson -- will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015. And among the honorees this year are New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** From the press release: Weatherford...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Named a Finalists for Pepsi Rookie of the Year
January 7th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., who is racking up awards and accolades like he did touchdowns, has been named one of five finalists for the 2014 Pepsi Rookie of the Year award. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham Jr. got the nod from Pepsi after compiling 91 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12...

Ex-Giants RB Tiki Barber Finishes New York City Marathon in 5:14:37
November 3rd, 2014 at 6:35 AM
Retired New York Giants running back Tiki Barber may be the franchise leader in rushing yards, but he pushed himself to a new athletic feat on Sunday, running in the New York City Marathon on behalf of PitCCh In Foundation, which was founded by New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia. ***PHOTO1*** Despite...

Giants’ Eli Manning to Odell Beckham: Stay Humble, We’ve Got a Lot of Work to Do
October 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In his 10 years as the starting quarterback of the New York Giants, Eli Manning has seen quite a few wide receivers come and go from the team. ***PHOTO1*** From Amani Toomer to Plaxico Burress to Hakeem Nicks, Mario Manningham, Steve Smith and Victor Cruz, Manning has had a lot of different...

Four Former New York Giants Will Take Part in NFL’s Annual Broadcast Boot Camp
June 8th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
From June 16th through the 19th, as the New York Giants will be holding their mandatory veteran mini-camp (17th-19th), four retired members of the team will take part in the NFL's annual Broadcast Boot Camp at NFL Films in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey. ***VIDEO1*** A year ago, then-wide receiver Ramses Barden and...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl Will Join NFL on FOX in 2014 as Game Analyst
May 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Life after football has already begun for retired New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl, but now his post-NFL career has taken a major leap forward with the announcement that he will join NFL on FOX in 2014 as a game analyst. ***VIDEO1*** The hire was made official by FOX Sports Executive...

New York Giants Mind Frame: Always a Giant?
March 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
“Once a Giant, Always a Giant” is an infamous Wellington Mara quote for his New York Giants. It’s also one third of the title of an Andy Robustelli book. However, there are a few former Giants that just, well, don’t ever really quite fully understand it. Or perhaps they do...

New York Giants Wide Receivers Regain Familiarity with Sean Ryan
February 2nd, 2014 at 9:30 AM
With lots of “restructuring” (as the New York Giants are calling it) happening so far among the coaching staff, one such shift is perhaps being understated. Re-assigned assistant coach Sean Ryan is now coaching the wide receivers. Again. He used to coach this position from 2010-2012, forming a bond with...

Ex-Giant Keith Hamilton Hammers Warren Sapp Over Comments on Michael Strahan
January 31st, 2014 at 9:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Chalk retired New York Giants defensive lineman Keith Hamilton up as another former player who believes Michael Strahan should already be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. While speaking with members of the media on Thursday, Hamilton expressed his surprise that Strahan was snubbed a year ago -- and...

Former Giants Amani Toomer, Shaun O’Hara View Hakeem Nicks as More Valuable than Victor Cruz
July 10th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
When the offseason began, one of the discussions amongst New York Giants fans has been who is the better wide receiver: Hakeem Nicks or Victor Cruz? The debate started with fans and carried over with sports writers during the time when Cruz was looking for his long-term deal, while Nicks was...