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It’s a New York Giants Baby Boom: Prince Amukamara, Antrel Rolle Also Expecting Blessings
January 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Giants, baby fever is apparently in the air with several players either having children come into the world or announcing they have one on the way. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wife Abby, welcomed their third daughter into the world, Caroline Olivia Manning; the...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara on Next Season: “No Worries, I’ll Be Set to Go”
January 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara may have missed the final eight games of the 2014 regular season due to a torn biceps muscle, but he says there's no reason to worry about his status for 2015. In fact, Amukamara says he's healing well and should be fully cleared come...

New York Giants 2015 Free Agency Scorecard
January 27th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Free agency is a wild time in the NFL, with players coming and going, being released, signed or re-signed and, in some cases, retiring. Ultimately, it's a difficult thing to keep track of. So, at least in the case of the New York Giants, we here at Giants 101 breakout...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Which Player Will Benefit Most from Steve Spagnuolo?
January 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Championship Weekend is here, and while Big Blue may not be a part of it, we're all in store for some good football nonetheless. But before we get to the games themselves, we've compiled a short list of Giants-related headlines that you may be...

Baltimore Ravens’ Will Hill on New York Giants: I Would Have Cut Me, Too
January 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The story of safety Will Hill may be one that haunts the New York Giants and their fans forever -- especially now that he's playing at an All-Pro level for the Baltimore Ravens. But after multiple suspensions and run-ins with the law -- after already having entered the league with...

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’ Antrel Rolle “Shocked” by Firing of Perry Fewell
January 7th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Wednesday, the Giants decided to part ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell after five years on the job; they also fired long-time defensive backs coach Peter Giunta, who was on the coaching staff since 2006 and part of two Super Bowl coaching staffs. ***PHOTO1*** Before the team decided to make any...

Perry Fewell Out as New York Giants Defensive Coordinator
January 7th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
Contrary to many recent reports, it now appears as if the New York Giants will, in fact, part ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell. ***PHOTO1*** In recent days and weeks, there appeared to be little or no change to Fewell's job status, although the team had not informed him one way or...

New York Giants Want Antrel Rolle to Return in 2015 … for the Right Price
January 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Safety Antrel Rolle has not been shy about his desire to re-sign with the New York Giants and, ultimately, retire as a member of the team. Whether or not that actually happens however, is something General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. will have to evaluate and decide moving forward. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle, the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin, Antrel Rolle Ready to Fight for Perry Fewell’s Job
December 29th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Shortly after the New York Giants were defeated by the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday afternoon, which dropped their record to 6-10 on the season, head coach Tom Coughlin and safety Antrel Rolle were ready to go to bat for defensive coordinator Perry Fewell, who has long been expected to get...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin, Perry Fewell not Thinking About Possibility of Sunday Being Final Game
December 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the New York Giants finishing out their second straight season under .500 and their third straight season missing the postseason, there is a lot of uncertainty heading into the offseason once Week 17 has concluded. ***PHOTO1*** While the status of players such as Jason Pierre-Paul and Antrel Rolle are up in...

Giants’ Antrel Rolle Still Hasn’t Forgotten October Loss to Eagles, Looking to Avenge Game
December 26th, 2014 at 3:12 PM
In the 10-year career of Antrel Rolle, he's seen his share of games, both good and bad, but in that span, the 27-0 loss at the hands of the Philadelphia Eagles is what the starting safety of the New York Giants has called one of the worst in his career. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Emergence of Kerry Wynn Gives New York Giants More Options Going into 2015
December 23rd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Not even a couple of ejections could get in the way of the New York Giants defense on Sunday, as they put on a great performance against the St. Louis Rams in a 37-27 victory. ***PHOTO1*** In a game where both teams exchanged blows, the game took an awfully wrong turn in...

New York Giants’ Preston Parker, Damontre Moore Won’t Apologize for Defending Odell Beckham Jr.
December 22nd, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Tempers didn't just flare, but boiled over in the second quarter on Sunday afternoon as St. Louis Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree hit New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. late and out of bounds. What follows was the largest brawl in the NFL this season, ending with three...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain, Antrel Rolle Rip St. Louis Rams for Being “Dirty”
December 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Following a 37-27 beating of the St. Louis Rams -- a game that included a massive brawl and three ejections -- several New York Giants players immediately addressed what had happened on the field Sunday afternoon, and to say they were displeased and bluntly spoken would be a bit of...

Antrel Rolle Would Love to Finish Career with Team; Wants to Retire a New York Giant
December 17th, 2014 at 5:50 PM
When the 2014 season officially ends, the New York Giants will have a rather important decision to make on starting safety and team captain Antrel Rolle. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle is in the final year of the five-year, $37 million deal that he signed before the 2010 season and has for the most part,...

New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle is Enjoying “The Odell Show”
December 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's not just fans and media who are tuning in every weekend to watch New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., but athletes from all across the country and any number of different sports -- and that does not preclude his teammates on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** "It's miraculous what he...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Defend Their Penalized Celebration
December 8th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and safety Antrel Rolle were let off the hook for their unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after DRC had returned an interception for a touchdown, but that was only because defensive end Damontre Moore one-upped them with an even more boneheaded unnecessary roughness penalty -- one...

Frustrated New York Giants Lacking Answers, Excuses Following 7th Consecutive Loss
December 1st, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Over the course of seven straight weeks and six consecutive losses, the New York Giants continued to preach "finish" and "fight." And, at least in some cases, the team did fight, but they had failed to finish each and every time. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars, things hit rock bottom...

New York Giants Coaches, Teammates React to Odell Beckham Jr.’s Incredible Catch
November 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hauled in his one-handed touchdown grab on Sunday night, the entire sports world seemed to react. Everyone from LeBron James to Bryce Harper and Michael Irvin to Andre Reed chimed in, but for those who saw it from the field...