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Sporting News Ranks New York Giants’ Jerry Reese No. 3 General Manager in NFL
September 8th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Although he admits it's not exactly based on any sort of scientific data, David Steele of the Sporting News recently ranked all 32 NFL General Managers based on a number of factors, including draft results, free agent signings and, of course, victories -- including the Super Bowl. ***PHOTO1*** When all of the...

NFL Insiders Ranks New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin No. 5 Overall, Behind Andy Reid
August 29th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has long been considered one of the top tier coaches in the NFL, and one would have expected that trend to continue earlier this week when NFL Insiders polled 30 league insiders in an effort to create a new rankings system. But for...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Named One of Top 25 Active Coaches in All of Sports
July 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants and head coach Tom Coughlin have not been receiving much respect following a 7-9 campaign in 2013, but that pattern of disrespect was derailed briefly earlier this week when The Sporting News released their list of the "Top 25 Active Coaches" in all of sports. Despite...

NFL Network Lists New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin No. 5 Overall in “Head Coach Power Rankings”
July 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Although the New York Giants have missed the playoffs in four of the last five seasons, head coach Tom Coughlin still commands respect from his players and those around the league. And despite the constant "is Coughlin on the hot seat?" question, Elliot Harrison of NFL Network has once again...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Ranked No. 3 Head Coach in NFL by Sporting News
June 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is one of the very best -- that's not often something heard around New York because of some rollercoaster years, but a reality nonetheless. And in a recent list compiled by Sporting News, Coughlin has finally been recognized as one of the NFL's...

Former New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas Had Tryout with New England Patriots
May 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Once the New York Giants signed Walter Thurmond III, the writing was on the wall -- Terrell Thomas' six-year career with Big Blue was coming to an end. And although he managed to play a full 16 games in 2013 following two consecutive missed seasons due to torn ACLs, it...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Playoffs of Bust for Tom Coughlin in 2014?
April 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Friday, Giants fans! The week is finally coming to an end and we can soon expect things to pick up again as the New York Giants prepare to return for the start of the offseason workout program early next week. In the mean time, kick back and enjoy your...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: How Big Blue Snubbed Gang Green for DRC
April 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The previous two times we've indicated the rush of free agency was over for the New York Giants, they signed someone. Will that be the case again on Wednesday as we enter day three of what was supposed to be a quiet and slow time for news? Time will tell....

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue in Great Draft Position After Strong Free Agency
April 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants broke the free agency lull on Monday by re-signing defensive tackle Mike Patterson and adding cornerback Zack Bowman, but do not expect that to continue on Tuesday. Co-owner John Mara recently said their free agency spending spree was all but over, so those tremors felt on...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Downplays Retirement Talk; Thinks He Merits Hall of Fame Consideration
March 28th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
When a coach is approaching 68-years-old and has won multiple championships during their tenure as a head coach, there are two things that will end up being discussed; retirement plans and the possibility of the Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** For New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who will turn 68 at...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Potential Destinations for WR Hakeem Nicks
February 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
With Wednesday having come and gone, we move one step closer to the weekend. And as we get closer to that weekend, it becomes easier and easier to sip that morning coffee knowing that a break is just around the corner. So enjoy the following New York Giants stories over...

New York Giants’ Championship Banners Provide Seattle Seahawks Motivation, Inspiration
January 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While the Denver Broncos are practicing at the Atlantic Health Training Center and looking at one dusty 45+ year old trophy, the Seattle Seahawks are at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center surrounded by a rich championship past, Lombardi Trophies, multiple Super Bowl banners and a history that defined the current...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Title Banners Provide Seahawks Inspiration
January 30th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Super Bowl weekend is nearly upon us. In mere days, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ will host the largest event in sports, and with football now becoming the primary focus, storylines are starting to re-adjust. One of the most interesting? The Seahawks drawing motivation and inspiration from the New...

Former New York Giants Coach Bill Parcells Officially Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
August 4th, 2013 at 6:45 AM
Long time New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells' resume of accomplishments is quite a long one. On Saturday night, he could add one more to that list and perhaps, the most important one of them all: Hall of Famer. On Saturday night in Canton, Ohio, the 71-year-old Parcells, with former...

New York Giants Coach Tom Coughlin to Attend Hall of Fame Ceremony to Honor Bill Parcells
August 3rd, 2013 at 3:40 PM
The Bill Parcells coaching tree is a well-known one, as many of his former assistants have not only gone on to become successful head coaches in the NFL, but win Super Bowls as well. Three of those assistants are Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints, Bill Belichick of the...

Former New York Giants Great, Pepper Johnson, Signing Autographs in New Jersey on July 11
July 6th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
The New York Football Giants, once infamous for their corps of linebackers, still keep in touch with one that moved on to the AFC and won more Super Bowl rings once out of Big Blue -- albeit as an assistant coach. Linebacker Pepper Johnson will be in Woodbridge, New Jersey on...

New York Giants’ Zak DeOssie: “I’m All Things Boston … Except When It Comes to Football”
June 24th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
New York Giants long-snapper Zak DeOssie grew up a fan of the New England Patriots. He was even on the sideline when they defeated the St. Louis Rams in Super Bowl XXXVI. In fact, he still has family ties to the Patriots organization and even attended Bill Belichick’s high school...

Ray Perkins Has No Regrets Over Leaving New York Giants Just Prior to Their Success in the 80′s
June 16th, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Ray Perkins may not have had the best record (23-34) as head coach of the New York Giants, but he is credited -- at least in part -- for making moves that would drastically alter their immediate future. He was responsible for the hiring of Bill Parcells, Bill Belichick, and...

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 Linebacker Love: Looking Back on the Crunch Bunch, Big Blue Wrecking Crew
June 1st, 2013 at 1:20 PM
For months (well, at least this calendar year), there has been heavy discussion about the New York Giants’ linebackers corps and the speculation about the current open competition at the position. Somehow, debates always rewind to years when that second level of defense was what loaded the stands and brought...