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New York Giants’ Marc Ross ‘Would Be in Over His Head’ If Accepted Bears GM Job
January 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross has been one of the more popular names over the last couple of seasons for potential general manager jobs, but has yet to land one. ***PHOTO1*** In the past, he's interviewed with the Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Carolina Panthers, New York...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross a Possible Front Office Option for Philadelphia Eagles?
January 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Things in Philadelphia were considerably shaken up this past week with the departure of Vice President of Player Personnel Tom Gamble and the subsequent reconstruction of the front office, which gave head coach Chip Kelly the power to oversee player personnel matters, while Howie Roseman was "promoted" from General Manager...

Giants Lose QB Coach Danny Langsdorf to Nebraska; Marc Ross Likely to Interview with Bears
December 30th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
After only a single year with the New York Giants, quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf is headed to Nebraska where he'll reunite with Mike Riley and take over as the Cornhuskers' offensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Langsdorf joined the Giants in January of 2014 after spending a season as offensive coordinator at Oregon State, and...

Chicago Bears Hire Former New York Giants General Manager Ernie Accorsi as Consultant
December 29th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
On Monday, the Chicago Bears took part in a major house cleaning of their organization just like the New York Jets did and fired their head coach Marc Trestman and also fired their general manager, Phil Emery. ***PHOTO1*** To help with the search for a new general manager, the Bears have hired...

80th Anniversary of Sneakers Game: New York Giants Defeat Chicago Bears for NFL Title
December 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In the spirit of "Flashback Friday," we here at Giants 101 would like to take this time to commemorate the 1934 New York Giants who wrote themselves into NFL history by not only defeating the undefeated Chicago Bears that year in the NFL Championship, but for choosing to wear a...

New York Giants Sign Rookie Safety Kyle Sebetic; Will Hill Clears Waivers
June 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants wasted no time filling the spot of recently released safety Will Hill, signing undrafted rookie free agent (UDFA) safety Kyle Sebetic to a three-year, non-guaranteed contract on Tuesday morning. ***VIDEO1*** “I’m ecstatic. It’s such a cool opportunity,” Sebetic told the Kenosha News. “I finally get to take a...

New York Giants Release QB Josh Freeman; Claim OT Rogers Gaines Off Waivers from Bears
May 30th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The Josh Freeman era in New York has turned out to be a short one and has now officially come to an end as it was announced on Friday that the New York Giants released veteran quarterback after only three days of Organized Team Activities (OTAs). ***VIDEO1*** Freeman, who was signed six...

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,...

Conflicting Reports on New York Giants Being Finalist for HBO’s Hard Knocks
April 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara has been very clear in the past that he wants absolutely nothing to do with his team being on the annual summer show, Hard Knocks, which is aired on HBO and shows the team during the preseason and at training camp. ***VIDEO1*** While teams like the...

Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

Chicago Bears Sign Brian De La Puente; New York Giants were Reportedly Interested
April 7th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants are apparently satisfied with the idea of J.D. Walton as their starting center, as they did little to prevent Brian de la Puente (New Orleans Saints) from signing with the Chicago Bears despite reported interest dating back to early March. The 29-year-old de la Puente agreed to...

New York Giants Sign Tight End Kellen Davis to One-Year Deal
April 4th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants have addressed nearly every single team need through free agency with the exception of tight end. On Friday, at least to some small degree, they took a step in correcting that, signing tight end Kellen Davis to a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** Davis, a former fifth-round pick of the...

New York Giants Sign CB Zack Bowman to One-Year Deal
March 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's taken longer than expected, but the New York Giants and cornerback Zack Bowman (Chicago Bears), who is in East Rutherford today, have finally agreed on a one-year deal. Although it remains somewhat unclear as to why it's taken the two sides so long to come to this agreement, it has...

New York Giants Closing in on Deal with Chicago Bears CB Zack Bowman: Report
March 21st, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The New York Giants have already addressed their depleted secondary from a season ago by signing players like Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond. They're about to add another name to the mix of their bolstered secondary. Jeff Dickerson of ESPN Chicago has reported that the Giants are closing on a deal...

Chicago Bears Sign Former New York Giants Safety Ryan Mundy
March 12th, 2014 at 12:45 PM
In what was otherwise an injury-riddled season, the New York Giants actually had some depth at safety in 2013, even after losing Stevie Brown for the season during the preseason. Now that Stevie Brown is healthy and re-signed, the odd man out seems to be Ryan Mundy. Mundy signed a...

New York Giants Interested in Baltimore Ravens CB Corey Graham
March 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After being priced out of the market for Tennessee Titans cornerback Alterraun Verner, the New York Giants are turning their attentions elsewhere on the market to add players to the position. Jordan Raanan of the Newark-Star Ledger reported on Monday that the Giants are now turning their attentions to Baltimore Ravens...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Antonio Pierce Named Head Coach at Long Beach Poly
February 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The quiet post-Super Bowl lull is now upon us and that ever so brief break for the NFL and their fans has already grown old. However, despite the apparent calm and quiet, there's still a lot going on behind the scenes. So relax here on your Thursday morning and enjoy...

New York Giants are America’s 7th Favorite NFL Team; Dallas Cowboys are Least Favorite: Poll
January 3rd, 2014 at 2:45 PM
Have you ever had a Dallas Cowboys fan repeatedly drill home that they're considered "America's Team?" Well, if so, you now have some bad news for them as a recent Public Policy Polling poll indicated that not only are the Cowboys not "America's Team," but they're actually the least liked...

Chicago Bears’ Martellus Bennetts Acts as Voice of Reason Following Brandon Myers’ Tweets
December 16th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
To say it's been a frustrating year for the New York Giants would be a bit of an understatement. And following a 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, that frustration came to a head as things took an ugly turn in the locker-room following the game. ***PHOTO1*** Safety Antrel Rolle...

Brandon Jacobs Prefers 5-7 Giants to Being Undefeated Elsewhere: “This is Where I Belong”
December 5th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
When you talk about running back Brandon Jacobs, one of the first things that comes up is his passion for not only the game itself, but the New York Football Giants. After all, his love for Big Blue is not something he's ever hidden, and after a brief stint with...