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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....

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 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 and Their Fans Likely to Turn Pro Football Hall of Fame Blue in August
March 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Since the Hall of Fame game was announce on Thursday afternoon, New York Giants fans are starting to make definite plans. The NFL announced that the Giants will play the Buffalo Bills on August 3, 2014 at 8:00 PM EST on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Field at Fawcett...

New York Giants Defense Rebounds in 20-7 Victory Over High-Powered San Diego Chargers
February 16th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Has Specific Plan for NFL Combine
February 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The lull of the NFL offseason has been anything but with the arrest of Darren Sharper on chargers of rape, the results of the investigation into Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin and the announcement that Michael Sam will, likely, become the NFL's first openly gay player. But as those stories...

Dallas Cowboys Rally Late, Defeat New York Giants 31-28 on Monday Night Football: Re-Living History
February 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Andrew Shanle Uses Ring as Motivation
February 5th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
As another massive snowstorm grips the Northeast, Giants 101 presents the following stories for all to read. So curl up around the fire with a nice cup of coffee, hot chocolate or tea and enjoy! Cy Ranch’s Shanle Turns NFL, Super Bowl Experiences into Coaching Career Most might think Andrew Shanle's Super...

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...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: John Mara Says No to Green Bay Super Bowl
January 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Although a few New York Giants tidbits remain ahead for Tuesday, Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day is certain to dominate the headlines. Still, with the game being held at MetLife Stadium, and many players/owners hanging around, Big Blue continues to find themselves looped in to several other stories. Shall we...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: John Fox Reminisces, Mike Patterson Wants to Stay
January 27th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
Super Bowl week is upon us. Accordingly, little news will focus on any team that's not either named the Denver Broncos or Seattle Seahawks. And whatever news does trickle down about the New York Giants or any other team in the league will, most often, tie directly into one of...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Letting Go of Mike Pope & Jerald Ingram were Difficult, Needed Decisions
January 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Following a 7-9 season and missing out on the postseason for the second straight time since winning Super Bowl XLVI, change was expected for the New York Giants' coaching staff. While Tom Coughlin got to remain the head coach for the team, some of his assistant coaches weren't so fortunate. Kevin...

New York Giants Will not Retain Tight End Coach Mike Pope
January 15th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Following the hiring of Ben McAdoo as offensive coordinator, the New York Giants are expected to make several other changes to their offensive coaching staff. Among the changes is the departure of tight ends coach Mike Pope. “Mike and I coached together on the Giants staff back in the 1980s,” Coughlin said....

With New York Giants Out of Playoffs, Fans Find It Hard to Be Positive
December 15th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
One thing that this year can teach even the most novices of NFL fans is that “any given Sunday” will never dissipate and reigns supreme some weeks. One thing that this season in particular has shown: many take their football and teams in particular on the cusp of entirely too...

New York Giants and Minnesota Vikings Have Long, Involved History
October 19th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The New York Football Giants and the Minnesota Vikings are set to meet for the 22nd time in regular season. The Vikes have beaten the Giants 13 times for the head-to-head series lead, but that isn’t reason for the claim from some of the “We own you!” banter that’s come...

Annual Talk of New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Getting Canned is Cheap
August 24th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Sure, every January is littered with NFL head coaching change headlines, but can we please stop with the annual Tom Coughlin query? It is not going to go down like that. Write that down. ***PHOTO1*** There have been petitions. The hot seat debates are initiated. Speculation about firing the current New York...

Hall of Fame WR Cris Carter Talks Bill Parcells, Nearly Becoming Member of New York Giants
August 6th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Over the weekend, Cris Carter was one of five people inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame; Carter entered the Hall as a long-time member of the Minnesota Vikings. Over 20 years ago, he was recruited to come play for the New York Giants by someone he was enshrined...

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...