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Ex-Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs “Legitimately Hurt Me”
June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Washington Redskins cornerback Fred Smoot has never been one to lack the right (or wrong) words. He's an all-time trash talker and at the peak of his career, was one heck of a player. He was also a poor decision maker, as evident by his involvement in the "Love...

Mike Sullivan Happy to Be Back with New York Giants: “I Just Appreciate Everything Here”
June 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Time and again, we hear from ex-coaches or ex-players of the New York Giants who say "the grass is not greener on the other side." We saw it and heard it from running back Brandon Jacobs after he went to the San Francisco 49ers, we saw it and heard it...

Rex Ryan Takes Swipe at Giants, Jets: ‘Buffalo Bills are New York’s Only Team’
May 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Rex Ryan may no longer be the head coach of the New York Jets, but that hasn't stopped him from spending much of his time focused on the New York Giants. Perhaps the inferiority complex from when he was leading the Jets has carried over now that he's with the...

New York Giants Coaches Teaching Rookies About Franchise History, “Giants Pride”
May 8th, 2015 at 4:15 PM
When players arrived at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center for New York Giants rookie mini-camp on Friday, they were met by a few former faces: running back Brandon Jacobs and safety Deon Grant. But that was really just the beginning of their history lesson, as Giants coaches put a specific...

Lawrence Taylor Jr., Son of Giants Great, Sentenced to 30-Years for Statutory Rape, Child Molestation
May 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Lawrence Taylor Jr., the son of retired New York Giants great and NFL Hall of Fame Lawrence Taylor, plead guilty to statutory rape, child molestation and aggravated sodomy as a part of a plea deal in in Cobb County, Ga. on Monday, and will now face 30-years in prison with...

Pending Free Agent Safety Antrel Rolle: I’ll Always Be a New York Giant at Heart
March 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Five years ago today, the New York Giants and safety Antrel Rolle agreed to a five-year, $37 million deal. And at just over a $7 million per year average, Rolle became the highest paid safety in NFL history. ***PHOTO1*** Over the next five years, Rolle would play in every single game for...

New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

2015 NFL Draft: Potential Under-the-Radar Draft Prospects for the New York Giants (Part 1)
February 20th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
In hopes of keeping the NFL Draft talk new and refreshing, Giants 101 has decided to start up a weekly feature identifying potential sleeper picks on both sides of the ball. Each week we will take a look at one player on both offense and defense, that also fits a...

A New York Giants, Osi Umenyiora Reunion Possible?
February 19th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants are not a team that generally recycles or goes back to the well very often, but in recent years we've seen it happen with the likes of running back Brandon Jacobs, wide receiver Mario Manningham and linebacker Chase Blackburn. ***PHOTO1*** Now, with several pressing need headed into free...