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New York Giants’ Weston Richburg Could Be Working Way into Starting Job
August 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have been searching to figure out who their starting right guard will be once they begin the 2014 regular season next month against the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** With Chris Snee retiring just before training camp, they have used Brandon Mosley as the first-team right guard, but with him...

New York Giants Now Have $7.42 Million in Salary Cap Space
June 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As we alluded to earlier this week, the New York Giants picked up an additional $5 million in salary cap space as the post-June 1st cut of center David Baas became official. However, their cumulative total in cap space increased again on Monday with the cut of troubled safety Will...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Big Post-June 1st Spend Unlikely for Big Blue
June 3rd, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! Closed doors Organized Team Activities (OTAs) continue today before the team gets a day off. They will then resume for one more day this week -- open to the media this time -- before they return to a few days off. As we prepare...

As Calendar Hits June 2nd, New York Giants Gain $5M in Additional Salary Cap Space
June 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
This past Sunday was June 1st, and in the world of football, that's a very important date. It was especially important for the New York Giants, who had previously released center David Baas, designating him as a post-June 1st cut, meaning as of Monday, June 2nd, they've cleared a boatload...

New York Giants Have Approximately $3.903 Million in Cap Space with More on the Way
May 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It may be somewhat hard to believe when you consider they ended 2013 in cap hell and then proceeded to add 43 contracts to their 2014 payroll, but the New York Giants are in relatively good financial shape. As of Monday morning, the NFLPA listed Big Blue with $3,903,424 in...

Jerry Reese Expects Weston Richburg to Compete for New York Giants’ Starting Center Job in 2014
May 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Heading into the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, many of the fans expected the New York Giants to take an offensive tackle or a tight end with their #43 overall pick, but the team went in another direction and focused on a need. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants took Colorado State center...

New York Giants Have Approximately $3.92 Million Remaining in Salary Cap Space
April 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Over the first month of the NFL offseason, the New York Giants were one of the most active teams and spent well over $100 million in free agent talent. ***VIDEO1*** Players like Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Rashad Jennings, Mario Manningham and Geoff Schwartz were just some of the talent that the Giants signed in...

Eli Manning Envisions New York Giants’ Offense Looking Similar to Green Bay Packers
April 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants co-owner John Mara referred to the offense as "broken" following their terrible performance in the 2013 season, it was clear change was coming to the entire unit. ***VIDEO1*** Gone from last year's team is Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Myers, Kevin Boothe, David Baas and Andre Brown, plus the retirements...

Free Agents Signing with New York Giants Because of Tom Coughlin, not in Spite of Him
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It was claimed when head coach Tom Coughlin first arrived in New York Giants blue that players didn’t want to play for him. Time and time again, this allegation has resurfaced. Folks shouldn’t let one or two players speak for the masses. ***PHOTO1*** Again, players took pay cuts and restructured to remain...

New York Giants Could Still Look to Sign Packers C Evan Dietrich-Smith, Saints C Brian De La Puente
March 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants wanted to make significant changes to their offensive line, especially to the center position. David Baas was released after three years with the team due to him not wanting to take a pay cut and the team also signed former Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton. Walton though,...

New York Giants Announce They Have Waived/Failed Physical Center David Baas
March 12th, 2014 at 8:45 AM
It was revealed on Monday that center David Baas would likely be on his way out of New York at some point this week, and the New York Giants made that official on Wednesday, announcing that they had waived Baas due to a failed physical. ***PHOTO1*** “I haven’t lost that drive, I...

New York Giants Will Cut Center David Baas: Report
March 10th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
The New York Giants had asked David Baas to take a pay cut, but he must have declined. The Star-Ledger reports the New York Giants will kick off free agency with major changes, cutting their starting center who was going to count for $8.225 million against the cap in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** By...

New York Giants Now Have New Orleans Saints Center Brian De La Puente on Their Radar
March 10th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
With the official start to NFL free agency only a little more than 24 hours away, the number of potential interests for the New York Giants is beginning to sky-rocket. Already we've seen the team express an interest in multiple cornerbacks, multiple tight ends and, now, they're adding New Orleans...

New York Giants Offensive Line Issues: What About Will Beatty?
March 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As mock drafts are taking more permanent form and some lean towards an offensive lineman at No. 12 for the New York Football Giants, there remains a lingering question to the line’s woes from 2013. Where has the blame for left tackle Will Beatty gone? The 2009 2nd round (28th...

If David Baas Gets Released, New York Giants Likely to Target Evan Dietrich-Smith: Report
March 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
This past week on Giants 101, we looked at the possibility of the New York Giants targeting Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith -- something that seemed to make even more sense when Alex Mack of the Cleveland Browns was hit with the transition tag and likely, got taken off...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Evan Dietrich-Smith, C
March 5th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
This week, a potential target the New York Giants could have pursued in free agency went off the board in Cleveland Browns center Alex Mack, who had the transition tag placed upon him by the team. With the tag, which pays roughly around a shade over $10 million, it would allow...

New York Giants Will Tender Exclusive Rights Free Agent Center Dallas Reynolds
March 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants will not tender restricted free agents (RFA) Henry Hynoski or Jim Cordle, but they do play on tendering exclusive rights free agent (ERFA) center Dallas Reynolds at the three-year veteran minimum -- a standard with ERFAs -- reports the New York Daily News. Reynolds, who went undrafted...

New York Giants’ Chris Snee Has Too Much Passion Left to Retire; Willing to Take Pay Cut
February 28th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants guard Chris Snee entered the offseason with serious thoughts of retirement. He gave it time, discussed it with his family, friends and teammates, but ultimately determined he has entirely too much passion left for the game of football to hang it up right now -- especially after...

New York Giants Have Asked Chris Snee, David Baas to Take Pay Cuts in 2014: Report
February 27th, 2014 at 1:58 PM
The New York Giants will have an estimated $18 million or so in salary cap space when free agency begins next month. They are potentially looking to get more if they can get a couple of their players to agree to taking a pay cut. ***PHOTO1*** Mike Florio of NBC's Pro Football...

New York Giants Unlikely to Restructure Eli Manning’s Contract During Offseason
February 21st, 2014 at 3:30 PM
After a disappointing 7-9 season in 2013, the New York Giants will likely see major changes to their roster for the 2014. With many holes to fill before next season, the Giants have some cap space to work with, but they could always use any extra room possible with contracts...