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New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: David Tyree Recalls the “Helmet Catch”
February 1st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Super Bowl Sunday, New York Giants fans! While it's a shame Big Blue won't be playing this evening, there's still plenty to soak in on the NFL's biggest day. But before we get to all of that, here are some Giants-related headlines for everyone to enjoy over their first...

Sports Science Examines “The Catch” by New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: Video
January 29th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
It was inevitable that New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. would eventually have his one-handed touchdown reception from a Week 12 game against the Dallas Cowboys analyzed by the Sports Science team, and while he wasn't in the studio (yet) for the breakdown, they did take a...

Justin Tuck: New York Giants Prevented Tom Brady from Going Down as Greatest Quarterback Ever
January 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady the greatest of all-time? If not, he's certainly in the conversation, but the one hang-up facing Brady will always be Super Bowls XLII and XLVI. It's for that reason former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck believes Big Blue will forever be...

Odell Beckham Jr.’s One-Handed Touchdown Nominated for ‘Performance Play of the Year’
January 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
2014 was a disappointing year for the New York Giants; there wasn't much to cheer about. But if there was one thing that the Giants could take out of the season, it’s that they have something special in their rookie sensation, wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. ***VIDEO1*** Big Blue’s 2014 first-round pick...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford to Be Honored with Thurman Munson Award
January 9th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The 35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards -- which remember legendary New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson -- will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015. And among the honorees this year are New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** From the press release: Weatherford...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Thinks David Tyree’s ‘Helmet Catch’ is Still Greatest Catch Ever Made
November 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys, Odell Beckham Jr. has quite the celebrity status now and certainly has gained a lot of attention; and for all the right reasons too. ***PHOTO1*** That came after his amazing one-handed grab falling backwards into the end zone that some are now calling the...

Over 100 Ex-New York Giants to Return for Homecoming to Honor Michael Strahan: Full List
November 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As reported earlier this week, the New York Giants will host a "Homecoming Weekend" this Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The night's big feature will come at halftime when the Giants honor newly inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame member Michael Strahan with a special ceremony and ring presentation. ***PHOTO1*** In...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: David Tyree Still Coming Under Heavy Anti-Religious Fire
July 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue returns to the practice field today and will wear full pads for the very first time in training camp. Today also marks the official one-week countdown until the very first game of the year. In an effort to pass some time prior...

David Tyree: “I Would Absolutely Support Any Player on the Giants Who Identified as Gay”
July 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants' decision to hire David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development -- a move that was announced earlier this week -- has ignited a firestorm across the league and throughout the LGBT community. It has twice drawn the ire of the Human Rights Campaign --...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Stands by Decision to Hire David Tyree; Human Rights Campaign not Happy
July 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Shortly after the New York Giants announced the hire of David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development on Tuesday, the Human Rights Campaign made their objections clear. They do not support the Giants' decision based on remarks Tyree made in both 2011 and 2013. ***VIDEO1*** When asked about the hire...

Human Rights Campaign Objects to Giants’ Hire of Pro-Traditional Marriage Advocate, David Tyree
July 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants announced that they had hired David Tyree as their new Director of Player Development, replacing Charles Way, who was named the NFL's Head of Player Engagement. It was a decision everyone knew was going to have consequences from the LGBT community, and mere hours...

New York Giants Hire David Tyree as Director of Player Development
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants announced on Tuesday that retired wide receiver David Tyree will be returning to the organization and taking over the role of Director of Player Development, which was left vacant when Charles Way was named the NFL's Head of Player Engagement. ***VIDEO1*** “I’m overwhelmed with joy,” said Tyree. “I...

“The Helmet Catch” Named Most Memorable Play in New York Giants History
July 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Not that there was ever really any doubt, but Eli Manning to David Tyree in Super Bowl XLII -- also known as "The Helmet Catch" or "E-to-Tyree" -- has been named "The Most Memorable Play" in New York Giants history. ***VIDEO1*** Nearly 45,000 total votes were cast by fans of SportsNation and...

NFL Network Picks “Tuck Rule” as No. 1 Play of 2000s Ahead of E-to-Tyree in Super Bowl XLII
July 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As NFL Network winds down their Top 100 Players of 2013 list, they have also continued their decade series, which focuses on the top teams, players and plays from each decade of the Super Bowl era. And earlier this week, they finally released both their Top Players of the 2000s...

New York Giants’ Super Bowls: XXV and XLII Lose Out to XLIII for Super Bowl’s “Greatest Finish”
June 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As of early Friday evening, the New York Football Giants had two of their five Super Bowl appearances in four of the finalists for NFL Network’s “Greatest” finishes to a Super Bowl. ***VIDEO1*** Scott Norwood’s “wide right” with eight seconds to Super Bowl XXV was on the list. Back in 1990, it...

Mike Carey, Referee Who Allowed Manning-to-Tyree in Super Bowl XLII, Retires from NFL
June 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
After 24 years as an NFL official and 19 as a referee, Mike Carey quietly retired from the league on Thursday. And while many NFL fans may not be overly familiar with him, those who bleed blue most certainly are. ***VIDEO1*** Carey cemented himself in New York Giants franchise history during Super...

Eli Manning to David Tyree in Super Bowl XLII Named Greatest Play in New York Giants History
April 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Over the last several weeks, Giants.com has been running a bracket competition to determine the "Greatest Play in New York Giants History." On Monday, the voting finally came to an end and a winner has officially been crowned. The winning play, deemed the greatest play in Big Blue history, will...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Many Changes Ahead for Eli Manning
March 3rd, 2014 at 6:35 AM
The weekend was quick to pass and another Monday is now upon us. But with only a little over a week to go before the official start to NFL free agency, anticipation is beginning to mount. For the time being however, sit back, relax and enjoy the following Monday morning...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: HOF Says ‘Fake” Eli Helmet Never Displayed as Super Bowl Item
March 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With March now upon us, we're that much closer to the start of NFL free agency. Still, we have some time to kill, so sit back, relax, sip your Sunday morning coffee and enjoy the following New York Giants stories. ***PHOTO1*** Pro Football Hall of Fame: 'Fake' Eli Manning Helmet Was Never...

Super Bowl XLII Top Ranked Again: Sports Illustrated Lists Giants Upset of Patriots as Best Ever
February 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second time this week, Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots has been named the greatest Super Bowl ever played. On Monday, NFL Network named it the Greatest Super Bowl of All-Time based on a poll by fans, while Sports Illustrated recently ranked...