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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...

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 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...

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...

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...

New York Giants Acquired Jon Beason from Carolina Panthers for a Seventh-Round Pick: Report
November 2nd, 2013 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants acquired linebacker Jon Beason from the Carolina Panthers in early October, it was reportedly done so for a late-round pick. That pick has ranged, based on rumor and speculation, from as low as a sixth-round pick to as high as a fifth-round pick. However, it...

Jerry Reese Sends Message to New York Giants Players, Fans with Trade for Jon Beason
October 6th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
In the midst of a dreadful 0-4 season, the New York Giants made a move to acquire linebacker Jon Beason from the Carolina Panthers in exchange for a conditional late round pick. Having passed his physical, Beason feels he is ready to contribute to the Giants right away. "I know I'll...