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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...

New York Giants, Linebacker Jon Beason Agree to Terms on New Deal: Report
March 12th, 2014 at 1:50 PM
It took a "heated discussion" on Wednesday to get things going, but the New York Giants were finally able to lock up their middle linebacker and re-sign Jon Beason to a new deal. Aditi Kinkhabwala of the NFL Network broke the news that the Giants and Beason, after their heated discussions...

New York Giants and Guard Geoff Schwartz Agree to Terms; Signing Expected on Wednesday
March 11th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
The New York Giants and guard Geoff Schwartz (Kansas City Chiefs) have agreed to terms on a contract and the deal is expected to be signed tomorrow. Schwartz is a monster of a human being at 6'6" and 340 pounds that started out last season on the bench and by the...

Chris Snee Doesn’t Feel Dominant Anymore, but Still Productive Enough to Play for Giants in 2014
February 27th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
A month ago, it almost seemed like a foregone conclusion that Chris Snee's injuries had racked up to the point where may have been looking at retirement following the 2013 season, which ended after a Week 3 hip injury that lead to a second straight hip surgery and a trip...

Carolina Panthers Might Pass on Pursuing New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks
February 21st, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Over the last two years, when New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks' free agency was discussed, the first team that just about everyone would point to as a potential landing spot for him was the Carolina Panthers. On the surface it makes a ton of sense for Nicks to play...

New York Giants Have Begun Discussions on Long-Term Deal with Jon Beason
February 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that Jon Beason is considered a free agent priority for the New York Giants given what he did for their defense this past year after being acquired in October from the Carolina Panthers. And now, the team is looking to lock him up long-term. The Giants have begun...

What Will It Cost for New York Giants to Keep Jon Beason?
February 14th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
If you ask a lot of the fans of the New York Giants right now which of the current crop of free agents they would like to keep the most, the most common answer you would hear would be Jon Beason. As much as some want to keep Justin Tuck, Linval...

New York Giants Sign Punter Jordan Gay to Reserve/Futures Contract
January 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants made a minor transaction late Monday, signing punter Jordan Gay to a Reserve/Futures contract. He becomes the 14th player New York has signed to a Reserve/Futures contract since their season ended following Week 17. Gay, a Centre College alumni, originally signed with the Carolina Panthers as an...

John Mara, New York Giants Rooting for Carolina Panthers to Win Super Bowl XLVIII
January 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After a disappointing 7-9 season, the New York Giants will be forced to endure the pain of watching another NFL team be crowned world champions in their home stadium. For many, like safety Antrel Rolle, that will be too much to bear. For others, like co-owner John Mara, it's about...

Jon Beason Remains Very Hopeful of Re-Signing with New York Giants
January 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Jon Beason was traded back on October 4 from his long-time home with the Carolina Panthers to the New York Giants, the veteran middle linebacker immediately fell in love with the team and city and declared how he wanted to end his career in blue. With the 2013 season now...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross a Likely Candidate for Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ General Manager Position?
December 31st, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Over the last two years, New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation (formerly Director of College Scouting) Marc Ross has been considered a top General Manager candidate around the league. He has interviewed with the New York Jets, San Diego Chargers and the Carolina Panthers, where he was considered...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason: “I Would Love to Play Here Next Year”
December 30th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Through the first five weeks of the 2013 season, the New York Giants defense was playing poor enough to the point where it was going to cost defensive coordinator Perry Fewell his job; especially since they were allowing over 30 points per game in an 0-5 start. However, during that time,...

Time Has Come for New York Giants, Kevin Gilbride to Go Their Separate Ways
December 16th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants reached a dubious goal on Sunday in their embarrassing 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. Not only was it the second time they were shutout on offense this season -- the first was back in Week 3 in a 38-0 blowout...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason: I Knew My Day Would Come, I Just Needed to Get Healthy
November 19th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The story of Jon Beason for the New York Giants has been well documented since his arrival well over a month ago, yet, no matter how much it gets talked about, it still does not get old. After injuries had derailed what was an amazing start to a great career for Beason,...

New York Giants Lose Jawanza Starling to Texans; Sign LB Marcus Dowtin to Practice Squad
November 13th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Only a day after releasing veteran safety Ed Reed, the Houston Texans signed safety Jawanza Starling to their 53-man roster off of the New York Giants' practice squad. To fill the void left by Houston's signing of Starling, the Giants signed linebacker Marcus Dowtin to their practice squad. Dowtin, who went undrafted...