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New York Giants, Quarterback Josh Freeman Agree to Terms: Report
April 16th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
The New York Giants had free agent quarterback Josh Freeman in for a visit on Tuesday, but he initially left without a contract. However, that was apparently only a temporary hiccup as the two sides agreed to terms on a contract early Wednesday afternoon, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Works Out Free Agent QB Rusty Smith
April 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Forget the idea of a free agency lull! It may be occurring for other teams, but New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese is operating under a different set of rules here in 2014. And each time we seem to indicate the lull is finally coming, the Giants off and...

Contract Numbers for All Signed, Re-Signed, Tendered & Restructured New York Giants
March 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have made quite a few moves since free agency began on March 11th, including the re-signing of nine players (one was a RFA tender) and the addition of nine others. They've also restructured a contract and had two others players take a pay cut. As a...

New York Giants Officially Re-Sign QB Curtis Painter
March 13th, 2014 at 2:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Along with a multitude of other transactions that were made and officially revealed on Tuesday, the New York Giants announced that they have re-signed back-up quarterback Curtis Painter. The re-signing of Painter never seemed like a certainty given New York's desire to develop and increase the role for fellow back-up...

Could Quarterback Tim Tebow Possibly Be a Fit with New York Giants?
February 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The thought of Tim Tebow on the New York Giants is likely a laughable notion for many people on the surface. However, given Big Blue's love of project quarterbacks, their recent decision to carry three QBs on their 53-man roster the fact that Curtis Painter would be the only real...

New York Giants Already Meeting with 2014 Quarterback Prospects
January 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It was quite a surprise to all when the New York Giants traded up in the 2013 NFL Draft to select quarterback Ryan Nassib with their fourth-round pick. It raised even more eyebrows when Nassib was listed as inactive for all 16 of the team's 2013 regular season games, playing...

Quarterback Ryan Nassib Will Compete for New York Giants’ Back-Up Role in 2014
January 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants traded up and chose quarterback Ryan Nassib in the 2013 NFL Draft, it left a large number of people scratching their heads. Why would a team with a two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback possibly spend a mid-round pick on a project back-up? That question was only...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Wants to See Better Selections in Middle Rounds of NFL Draft
January 10th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
The best way to compete in today's NFL is to have quality drafts and sprinkle in free agent signings to fill the remaining holes. When Jerry Reese first took over as General Manager of the New York Giants, he had a great draft in 2007. A draft that included immediate...

Giants Must Factor Injury Risk Vs. Potential Improvement for Eli Manning Over Final Two Games
December 21st, 2013 at 9:00 AM
For the serious-minded football folks, the fear of a career-risky injury to New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has remained in the forefront of thoughts during many of this season’s football games. There is only so much pummeling that a franchise quarterback can take behind an offensive line that makes...

Former New York Giants QB David Carr to Work Out for Tennessee Titans on Tuesday
October 1st, 2013 at 8:34 AM
The last time anyone saw David Carr, he was one of the surprising cuts for the New York Giants at the end of the preseason in late August and has been sitting at home, waiting for an opportunity to present itself to get back into the league. ***PHOTO1*** Just before Week 5,...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: Preseason Week Four Game Analysis
August 30th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
The preseason for the New York Giants came and went for them on Thursday night as they suffered their third straight defeat in the summer as they were defeated by the New England Patriots 28-20 at Gillette Stadium. Most fans will probably be glad to see the preseason come and...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: What to Watch For
August 29th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
In the blink of an eye, the preseason is over. After Thursday night's match-up between the New York Giants and New England Patriots, the next time either take the field, it will count. As such, each team goes into this game with one thing in mind: remain healthy. But for...

New York Giants’ Ryan Nassib to Follow Eli Manning in Preseason Finale Vs. New England Patriots
August 28th, 2013 at 3:37 PM
In Thursday night's preseason finale for the New York Giants against the New England Patriots, Ryan Nassib will get his final chance to impress his coaches and teammates at Gillette Stadium in what they hope will be the last time he will take the field for them in the preseason. Nassib...

New York Giants QB David Carr on Geno Smith: You Can’t Win with the Jets on Your Own
August 23rd, 2013 at 1:16 PM
On Saturday night, New York Giants rookie and first round draft pick Justin Pugh won't be the only player making their first ever NFL start in the preseason game; New York Jets quarterback and second round pick Geno Smith will be making his first ever start playing against the Giants at...

New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks Expected to Play on Sunday Vs. Indianapolis Colts
August 16th, 2013 at 5:15 PM
New York Giants star wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is expected to play on Sunday night when the team plays in their second preseason game of the summer at MetLife Stadium against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** Nicks didn't play last weekend for the Giants in their preseason opener at Heinz Field against the Pittsburgh Steelers,...

New York Giants’ Kevin Gilbride: Competition Between David Carr, Curtis Painter is “Legitimate”
August 12th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
With David Carr under contract, and having traded up to select Ryan Nassib in the 2013 NFL Draft, you'd think Curtis Painter's attendance at New York Giants training camp is merely a formality. But you'd be wrong. In fact, after a solid performance on Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers,...

New York Giants QB David Carr on Ryan Nassib: He’s Been a Quick Learner
August 9th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
One of the New York Giants' battles in training camp and in the preseason will be backup quarterback spot, which will be between veteran David Carr and rookie Ryan Nassib. On Saturday, Carr and Nassib will get their opportunities to play for the Giants in their first preseason action at Heinz...

New York Giants Will Likely Carry Three Quarterbacks in 2013
May 12th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Not since 2007 have the New York Giants carried three quarterbacks on their 53-man roster. However, expect that to change here in 2013. 2013 will be reminiscent of 2007 as three quarterbacks will be on the final blue player depth chart. Expect Eli Manning, David Carr and rookie Ryan Nassib to...

Pat White Cancels Visit with New York Giants; Likely to Sign with Washington Redskins
April 2nd, 2013 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants have had a busy last several days, as the team has brought in the likes of Tim Hightower, Mike Patterson and Eric Noorwood are all scheduled to meet with the team over the next day or two. Originally, former Miami Dolphins backup quarterback Pat White was...

New York Giants Will Workout Quarterback Pat White Early Next Week
March 29th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Every couple of years or so, the New York Giants set their sights on new quarterbacks. Some are youngsters, some are veterans and some are projects. We've seen names like Jared Lorenzen, Sage Rosenfels, Ryan Perrilloux, David Carr, Jim Sorgi and most recently, Curtis Painter. Some come, some go and...