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Osi Umenyiora Expected to Sign One-Day Contract, Retire with New York Giants
July 27th, 2015 at 3:39 PM
It's been speculated for months and now the time has officially come. The New York Giants are expected to sign defensive end Osi Umenyiora. ***PHOTO1*** Clearly in need of another pass rushing specialist in the wake of Jason Pierre-Paul's fireworks accident that subsequently led to the loss of his right index finger,...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: How Will Teams Handle Odell Beckham Jr.?
June 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! After an unexpectedly busy day in Giants land, things seem to have quieted right down as we enter the weekend. Needless to say, we've all managed to survive the first true football-free week ahead of training camp and only have about four and a...

New York Giants Struggling to Find Leadership at the Safety Position
June 16th, 2015 at 1:54 PM
The New York Giants came into the offseason with the intent to either sign Antrel Rolle to a team-friendly deal or to find a slightly younger veteran presence to fill his void. Instead, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. were unable to accomplish either of those goals, losing Rolle to...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is Bulked Up
June 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue has a brief practice break today, but will return to East Rutherford on Thursday to resume their Organized Team Activities (OTA) practices. OTAs will then conclude next week with practices on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and their OTA finale on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** In the mean...

New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: Prince Amukamara is Our “Captain”
June 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Once upon a time, New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara was the subject to taunts, dips in the cold tub and the relentless jeers of his teammates. And while never malicious, the entire secondary often worked to bring out the "swagger" in the otherwise subdued Amukamara. ***PHOTO1*** It became an every day...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr. Gets Weekly Radio Gig
May 31st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! The weekend has been relatively slow around the football world after a week or Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and free agent visits, but fear not, things will begin to pick up again on Monday morning when the Giants return for their second series of...

New York Giants’ Bennett Jackson Working Hard to Learn New Position, New Defense
May 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
After the New York Giants lost Antrel Rolle (Chicago Bears) and Stevie Brown (Houston Texans) in free agency and failed to bring in alternative safety options (see: Devin McCourty), the position became a real concern for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants then began discussions regarding the potential conversion of cornerbacks Bennett Jackson...

New York Giants Safety Landon Collins Already Putting Prince Amukamara’s Worries to Rest
May 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
A little less than weeks ago, New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara expressed his concern regarding the team's experience at the safety position, saying the lack of veteran leadership could cause Big Blue some problems going into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** "To be a realist, I think we really need to see how we...

Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo Won’t Promise an Immediate Turnaround: “I’m not a Magician”
May 9th, 2015 at 2:45 PM
For the first time since returning to the New York Giants earlier this offseason, defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo met with the media on Saturday and immediately took steps to temper some of the expectations that have come along with his return. Rather, Spagnuolo says, it's unrealistic to expect an immediate...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara not Completely Sold on Team’s Situation at Safety
May 6th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The loss of Antrel Rolle will certainly hurt the New York Giants from a leadership perspective, but even beyond that, the total lack of a veteran presence at the safety position is cause for concern. And while cornerback Prince Amukamara is excited about the addition of Landon Collins and the...