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New York Giants’ Chris Ogbonnaya Admits to Prank He Pulled on Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton: Video
March 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants running back Chris Ogbonnaya has been in the midst of a prank on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton that he finally admitted to after talking to TMZ. ***PHOTO1*** Ogbonnaya was actually signed by the Giants during Week 14 of last season, but only played on special teams. Before that, he...

New York Giants Led NFL in Injuries in 2014; Have Led League in Back-To-Back Years
March 5th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In 2013, the New York Giants set an NFL record by becoming the most-injured team in league history based on a formula that determines Adjusted Games Lost (AGL). In total, they lost 91 games by projected starters and had an AGL of 141.3 (was originally 144.6) -- the previous high...

New York Giants Tied for 20th Most Difficult Schedule in 2015
February 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have been hit with some rather difficult schedules in recent years, but following a 6-10 finish in 2014, that is now poised to change. And with home/away opponents having already been determined for the 2015 regular season, strength of schedule has officially been calculated for next...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Offers Rookies Advice on Surviving the NFL Combine
February 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
For fans, the NFL Combine is the start of an exciting time during the offseason; it represents an opportunity to see the next generation of NFL stars and provides a quick look at several players who may be targeted by their favorite team. But for the athlete's themselves, it's a...

Might the New York Giants Be a Potential Landing Spot for Greg Hardy?
February 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After spending 15 games on both the inactive list and the Commissioners exempt list in 2014 following the NFL's change in stance on domestic violence, Greg Hardy recently had all charges against him dismissed. However, despite that, he will not return to the Carolina Panthers in 2015 and thus will...

Ex-Giants Defensive Coordinator, John Fox, Parts Ways with Denver Broncos
January 12th, 2015 at 5:45 PM
On Monday, the sixth official job opening for a head coach just became available, one with strong ties to the past for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** John Fox, the former New York Giants defensive coordinator and current head coach for the Denver Broncos, have agreed to part ways after four years...

Carolina Panthers Break New York Giants Playoff Record That Stood Since 1958
January 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As the final seconds ticked away on Saturday afternoon, the Arizona Cardinals not only lost to the Carolina Panthers by a score of 27-16, but set an all-time playoff mark for futility after being held to a total of 78 yards. It was a record that had been previously held...

New York Giants’ 2015 Home and Away Opponents Officially Set
December 29th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
With the 2014 NFL regular season now over, home and away opponents for the 2015 regular season have been officially set. And while the schedule itself will not be released for quite some time, we can take an early look at who Big Blue will face next season. ***PHOTO1*** 2015 Home Opponents: Dallas...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 7
October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 6 in the NFL tossed out all sorts of unexpected results for media and fans alike. The Dallas Cowboys upset the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, the Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati Bengals ended in the year's first tie and the New York Giants, fresh off of three straight wins, had...

Ex-Giant Terrell Thomas Says Teams are Concerned About His Knee; Feels He Can Still Play
June 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Former New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas made a miraculous return to the game a year ago, playing an entire season after returning from his third ACL tear (second consecutive). In the process, he became only the second player in NFL history to accomplish such a feat, joining Carolina Panthers...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Learned from Rookie Season; Added 10 Lbs. of Muscle This Offseason
June 1st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Transitioning from college to the NFL is never easy, and that's something New York Giants offensive tackle Justin Pugh found out a year ago. Despite dominating in both High School and later at Syracuse, Pugh received a rude awakening in 2013 -- specifically, in week three against the Carolina Panthers...

Ex-Giant Domenik Hixon Suffers Third ACL Tear; Announces Retirement from NFL
May 28th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
In what many (if not all) will find to be incredibly sad news, former New York Giants wide receiver Domenik Hixon, who was entering the 2014 season as a member of the Chicago Bears, announced late on Tuesday night that he had suffered his third ACL tear and would, subsequently,...

Carolina Panthers GM Dave Gettleman: Odell Beckham Jr. Best Route Runner from Rookie Class
May 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Carolina Panthers General Manager Dave Gettleman is extremely pleased with the team's selection of wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin in the 2014 NFL Draft, likening him to former New York Giants wideout Plaxico Burress. But despite the high praise for his rookie, it's Giants' first-round pick Odell Beckham Jr. whom he...

Giants’ Jon Beason Doesn’t Foresee Future as Agent; Discusses His Free Agency Experience
April 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason fired his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, and decided to be his own representative and agent heading into this year's free agency, a lot of people saw it as an odd move. ***VIDEO1*** For one, he wasn't allowed to talk to any other team except for...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in WR Sidney Rice
April 14th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Just when you think the free agent spending spree put on by the New York Giants in recent weeks has come to an end, they begin lining up quarterback visits and have now, reportedly, expressed an interest in wide receiver Sidney Rice. ***VIDEO1*** Rice, who has a history with injuries and missed...

New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas Met with Carolina Panthers on Tuesday
March 19th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
There was a growing feeling that Terrell Thomas wouldn't be back with the New York Giants when he made his first free agent visit with the Oakland Raiders last week before even receiving an offer from his old team. When the team proceeded to sign Walter Thurmond of the Seattle Seahawks...

WR Hakeem Nicks Signs One-Year, $3.5 Million Deal with Indianapolis Colts
March 14th, 2014 at 7:45 PM
Hakeem Nicks is officially no longer a member of the New York Giants, as he found a new place to call home in 2014. Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported that Nicks has agreed to a one-year deal with the Indianapolis Colts, the team he came in to visit on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** Nicks...

New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks to Visit Colts on Friday; 49ers Also Interested: Report
March 14th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the news on Thursday of the Carolina Panthers releasing long-time wide receiver and veteran Steve Smith, it had looked like the stars were aligning for Hakeem Nicks to return home to North Carolina and sign with the Panthers. At one point during the day, Nicks' own father posted a...

New York Giants Met with Former Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers OT Bruce Campbell on Thursday
March 14th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants quest to improve the offensive line was one of the priorities heading into the offseason and at the start of free agency, which lead to the signing of Geoff Schwartz, the contract re-structuring of Chris Snee and the signing of J.D. Walton. On Thursday, the New York...

After Missing Out on Jacoby Jones, New York Giants Turn Attention to Ted Ginn Jr.
March 13th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants met with wide receiver/kicker returner Jacoby Jones earlier this week, but he ultimately decided to re-sign with the Baltimore Ravens. As such, it has forced the Giants to turn their attention elsewhere, and The Star-Ledger is now reporting that Big Blue has set their sights...