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Bob Papa Fumbles Carl Banks’ Birthday Cake on Live TV: Video
August 30th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Retired New York Giants linebacker Carl Banks forced many fumbles during his playing days and apparently he's not quite done yet. ***PHOTO1*** During Saturday's broadcast of the MetLife Bowl between Big Blue and the New York Jets, NBC New York decided it would be an opportune time to celebrate Banks' 53rd birthday....

Carl Banks: New York Giants Have to Assume Jason Pierre-Paul Won’t Return
August 14th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who lost his right index finger following a July 4th fireworks accident and technically remains unsigned, has informed the New York Giants he'll return to the team once he's able to pass their physical. And as far-fetched as that may seem, many Doctors have also chimed...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers “Idolized” Michael Strahan, Sought His Autograph Last Year
August 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Once upon a time, NFL athletes were fans of the game just like many of us are today. They grew up rooting for a specific team, idolizing specific players and dreaming of the day they'd be able to put on the helmet of their favorite team. In the case of Robert...

New York Giants’ J.T. Thomas Says Defense Will “Impose Our Will on Opposing Offenses”
July 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Aggressive. Aggressive. Aggressive. That's been the word most commonly used by New York Giants players to define Steve Spagnuolo's new (old?) defensive system. ***PHOTO1*** But linebacker J.T. Thomas took things a step further when discussing Spagnuolo's defense earlier this week, saying the defensive system will allow the Giants to "impose our will"...

Giants Will Release Limited Amount of Tickets to 2015 NFL Draft Party to General Public
April 20th, 2015 at 5:58 PM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that they will release a "limited amount" of tickets to the general public for the 2015 NFL Draft Party, which will be held on Saturday, May 2nd at Noon EST. ***PHOTO1*** The full press release: The Giants will host their 2015 Draft Party presented by Verizon...

Antrel Rolle: “No Matter What Uniform I’m Wearing on Sunday, I’m Always a New York Giant”
March 13th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Safety Antrel Rolle is headed to the Chicago Bears on a three-year, $11.25 million contract -- a deal that was made official earlier this week. But still in the New York/New Jersey area, Rolle called into WFAN on Friday for one last final goodbye and he did not disappoint. ***PHOTO1*** "Not saying...

Carl Banks Disapproves of Lawrence Tynes Taunting New England Patriots Fans on Twitter
January 20th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The jabs that former New York Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes took at the New England Patriots on Twitter after they won the AFC Championship Game were pretty funny. And better yet, his jabs were all true, as it referenced back to the Giants Super Bowl XLII victory over the Patriots...

Carl Banks Rips Giants’ Ben McAdoo: Doesn’t Have a Feel or Rhythm to Calling a Game
December 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants brought in Ben McAdoo to take over the reigns as the offensive coordinator, many thought that because of his ties to the Green Bay Packers with Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy, he'd fix the offense and have it back to being one of the top...

Over 100 Ex-New York Giants to Return for Homecoming to Honor Michael Strahan: Full List
November 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As reported earlier this week, the New York Giants will host a "Homecoming Weekend" this Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The night's big feature will come at halftime when the Giants honor newly inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame member Michael Strahan with a special ceremony and ring presentation. ***PHOTO1*** In...

Jameel McClain, Jon Beason Could Change New York Giants’ Fortunes at Linebacker
June 3rd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As the New York Giants concluded their fifth Organized Team Activity (OTA) practice on Tuesday, one of the players who once again stood out was linebacker Jameel McClain. ***VIDEO1*** Signed earlier this offseason after multiple visits with the team, McClain has quickly adjusted to his role with Big Blue, soaked up Perry...