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Pepper Johnson Expressed Great Disappointment in Failure to Land Giants’ Defensive Coordinator Job
January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Pepper Johnson was an assistant coach for 14 seasons under Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots; coaching four different positions during that time. Yet he couldn't secure a promotion as his defensive coordinator, which lead to his departure after 2013. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Johnson was informed by New York Giants head...

Jim Schwartz Out as Buffalo Bills Defensive Coordinator; Will New York Giants Pursue Him?
January 13th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, the Buffalo Bills officially announced that they were hiring former New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan to become their next head coach, And with Ryan now running things in Buffalo, he's already picking his coaching staff. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan picked San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman to be their...

New York Giants Will Request Permission to Interview Steve Spagnuolo: Report
January 12th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
With an interview of Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris already in the books and one with Buffalo Bills defensive line coach Pepper Johnson on tap, the New York Giants will continue their search for a new defensive coordinator by seeking permission to add Steve Spagnuolo to their interview...

New York Giants Will Interview Pepper Johnson for Defensive Coordinator Job
January 10th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The New York Giants interviewed Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris for their vacant defensive coordinator position on Friday, and have wasted no time moving onto the next interview. ESPN's Adam Schefter is now reporting that the team has requested --and been granted -- permission to interview Buffalo Bills...

After Leading League in Injuries Again, New York Giants Lacking Answers for Potential Solution
January 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
In 2013, the New York Giants set the all-time NFL record for Adjusted Games Lost (AGL) due to injuries. In total, they lost 144.6 combined games by their players, breaking the previous NFL record of 122.8 by the 2009 Buffalo Bills. Accordingly, the team made a plethora of changes going...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 16
December 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Week 15 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and with only two weeks remaining, there is still no clear cut "best team" in the league. However, several teams -- like the Buffalo Bills -- have made a late surge with big wins over quality teams....

New York Giants not Willing to Trade Draft Pick and Assume Mike Williams’ Salary: Report
October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz during their 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, the New York Giants find themselves in need of help at the wide receiver position. ***PHOTO1*** Jerrel Jernigan is on season-ending injured reserve (IR), as were Mario Manningham and Trindon Holliday until they...

New York Giants Have “Some” Interest in Mike Williams: Report
October 14th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Wide receiver Mike Williams has requested a trade from the Buffalo Bills and, as fate would have it, the New York Giants are in need of a new wideout now that Victor Cruz has been lost for the year with a torn patella tendon. And while it seemed like a...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Challenges ESPN’s Dan Graziano to Meet Him on Field
August 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In the world of social media, it's a near impossibility for a professional athlete to not see the articles being written about them. And as much as some of them try to avoid the papers, talk radio, SportsCenter and blogs, every now and again something slips through the cracks. Such...

Peyton Hillis Ankle Injury Highlights Larger Questions for New York Giants
August 6th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
New York Giants running back Peyton Hillis left Tuesday’s practice due to a sprained ankle (originally thought to be a hand injury), but he believes he'll return soon. However, the threat of losing Hillis, especially after the loss of David Wilson, is a potentially eye-opening one. ***VIDEO1*** At a position where hits...

New York Giants Breathe Sigh of Relief as TE Daniel Fells is Diagnosed with “Bone Bruise”
August 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Perhaps the most unexpected thing to come out of Sunday's Hall of Fame Game was the surprising lack of of injuries. Considering it was the first game of the entire season and that each team had little more than one week of training camp under their belt, the fact that...

Bills Fans Heckle, Ruthlessly Boo Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Following Hall of Fame Game
August 4th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Hall of Fame weekend went off without a hitch for the New York Giants. At least until the very end. That's when things got a little weird, as fans of the Buffalo Bills took unprovoked aim at Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, heckling him and ruthlessly booing him during his...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Andre Williams Shines in Debut
August 4th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! The first football game is now in the books and we have at least 21 more weeks (20 games) of Big Blue ahead. While there will be a lot of coverage and news this morning into this evening, we'll start with the following headlines...

New York Giants Vs. Buffalo Bills: Hall of Fame Game Preview
August 3rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The day has finally come. Football has officially returned. And at 8:00 PM EST tonight, the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills will kickoff the 2014 NFL season in Canton, Ohio as part of the annual Hall of Fame Game. ***VIDEO1*** Each team enters 2014 with a wide variety of questions, but...

New York Giants Awarded Former Buffalo Bills OG Mark Asper Off Waivers
July 29th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
With the retirement of longtime New York Giants starting right guard Chris Snee, there's an opening in the depth chart of their offensive line and Jerry Reese wasted no time in trying to fill that void. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants were awarded offensive guard Mark Asper off waivers on Monday from the Buffalo...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. to Miss at Least Another Week with Hamstring Injury
July 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants were hoping to get their first round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. integrated into the offense this summer during training camp, but it looks like the team will have to wait a little while longer to break out their newest weapon. ***VIDEO1*** Beckham, who has been bothered with...

Kevin M. Gilbride: Tight Ends Will Play Important, “Jack of All Trades” Role in Giants Offense
July 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In recent days, there's been significant speculation about the New York Giants going into 2014 without a traditional fullback and instead using the tight end in that role. It's something Larry Donnell hinted at after Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and something tight ends coach Kevin M. Gilbride confirmed on Monday....

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Buffalo Bills, Big Blue Get a Head Start
July 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! We are now inside of one week until Big Blue reports to training camp and exactly a week from their first practice. To once again help you pass some time, here's a look at a few morning headlines to enjoy over your coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Bills, Giants...

Graphic Designers Create NFL-NBA Logo Mashups: New York Giants/New York Knicks Stand Out
July 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Fresh on the heels of the ever-popular Star Wars/NFL logo mashup, which saw the New York Giants become the Kuat Walkers, graphic designers Brandon Hubschman and Weis Karzai took on the task of combining all NFL logos with their NBA counterpart (or closest/most ideal counterpart). The results, for the most...

New York Giants Officially Announce Training Camp Schedule
July 8th, 2014 at 4:20 PM
With two weeks remaining until the official first practice of training camp, the New York Giants have finally announced their full camp schedule. Included are one night practice following the Hall of Fame Game against the Buffalo Bills and one late afternoon practice during the final week of camp. ***VIDEO1*** This year,...