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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...

Super Bowl XLII Voted Greatest Super Bowl of All-Time
February 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII, NFL Network asked the fans to vote in a poll to determine the greatest Super Bowl of All-Time. And just prior to kickoff on Sunday night, the votes were tallied and the winner was announced: Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and...

Former Giants WR Plaxico Burress Pokes Fun at David Tyree, Steve Smith & New York Jets: Video
October 30th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
It's been quite some time since Plaxico Burress wore a New York Giants helmet, but during an interview with ESPN's Colin Cowherd, the Super Bowl XLII champion put one on and proceeded to poke some fun at his former teammates. He also poked some fun at himself and the New...

1981 Voted Best Draft Class in New York Giants History
April 15th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Giants.com's "Draft Class Challenge," which gave fans a chance to vote on which New York Giants draft class was best, has come to an end. Big Blue has had a number of excellent drafts in their history that have brought them some great players, but the draft fans feel was...

DeSean Jackson Game-Winning Punt Return Vs New York Giants Voted NFL’s Greatest Play Ever
April 9th, 2013 at 4:00 PM
December 19, 2010. A date that will forever be surrounded with rage and hate among many loyal and die-hard New York Giants fans. It's a day that was dubbed the "Miracle in the Meadowlands, Part 2" by a lot of NFL fans, although many Giants fans refer to it as...

David Tyree’s Super Bowl XLII Catch Suspiciously Eliminated from NFL.com’s Top Play Tournament
April 4th, 2013 at 1:32 PM
As with anything in life, some things make perfect sense, while others are head scratchers. Former New York Giants wide receiver David Tyree's "helmet catch" in Super Bowl XLII may not be the greatest play in NFL history. It's easy to make an argument for any number of other plays, as...

NFL.com Best Play Tournament: David Tyree’s Super Bowl XLII Helmet Catch Advances to Elite 8
March 30th, 2013 at 1:30 PM
New York Giants fans forever will always remember the David Tyree helmet catch during Super Bowl XLII. It's arguably one of, if not, the best play in Super Bowl history. ***VIDEO1*** The historic play from Super Bowl XLII is part of an NCAA-themed tournament that NFL.com is hosting during the month of...

Former New York Giants WR Mario Manningham is Tired of Talking About Super Bowl XLVI Catch
January 30th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Mario Manningham once again finds himself at the Super Bowl, although unlike last year, he'll be forced to sit this one out due to injury. Still, the former New York Giants third-round pick managed to hobble himself to Media Day on Tuesday, where a sea...