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New York Giants WRs Mario Manningham, Victor Cruz Working with QB Eli Manning at Duke University
April 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning continued an annual tradition this week, working out with some of his wide receivers -- Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham -- at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. But this time, the Big Blue trio wasn't alone. Rather, several members of the Denver Broncos...

New York Giants DE Robert Ayers “Idolized” Justin Tuck, Whom He was Signed to Replace
April 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Not only was Robert Ayers (Denver Broncos) signed by the New York Giants to replace defensive end Justin Tuck, who was lost to the Oakland Raiders earlier in free agency, but he was also assigned his No. 91 jersey. The significance of all that was not lost on Ayers, who...

Robert Ayers on Joining New York Giants: They’re a Blue Collar Organization That Hates Losing
April 2nd, 2014 at 1:15 PM
On Wednesday, Robert Ayers became the third member of the Denver Broncos to join the New York Giants in free agency, as he signed a two-year deal with the team and will likely take the place of the departed Justin Tuck at defensive end. Ayers was a former first round pick...

New York Giants Officially Sign Robert Ayers to Two-Year Deal
April 2nd, 2014 at 10:35 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants announced that they have signed defensive end Robert Ayers (Denver Broncos), who had been meeting with the team since Tuesday afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** Ayers, a former first-round pick of the Broncos in the 2009 NFL Draft, was the 14th rated 4-3 defensive end in the NFL a...

New York Giants Meet with Free Agent DE Robert Ayers
April 2nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
In addition to signing offensive lineman Charles Brown on Tuesday, the New York Giants also met with defensive end Robert Ayers (Denver Broncos), whom they were rumored to have interest in back in early March. And, as it turns out, Ayers' visit is still ongoing as of Wednesday morning, where...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with Return Specialist Trindon Holliday
March 17th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants had signed safety/kick returner Quintin Demps over the weekend, but they were apparently not done working on their Special Teams unit. On Monday, the New York Giants also agreed to terms with wide receiver/return specialist Trindon Holliday (Denver Broncos) on a one-year deal. Holliday, who was slated...

New York Giants, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Agree to 5-Year, $39 Million Deal
March 17th, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The New York Giants have been searching for a top cornerback in free agency, and on Monday they landed one. Adam Schefter reports that the Giants and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie have agreed to a five-year, $39  million deal with $15 million guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Rodgers-Cromartie was viewed as the best free agent available following the first few days of players...

New York Giants May Have Interest in Denver Broncos DE Robert Ayers
March 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Following Justin Tuck’s signing with the Oakland Raiders, the veteran and face of the defense, unloaded a mouthful of quotes regarding how he felt about the departure. Tuck explained why he felt disrespected in an interview with Ralph Vacchiano. ***PHOTO1*** "They wouldn't have had to match it," Tuck said in regards to...

New York Giants Sign Center J.D. Walton
March 12th, 2014 at 5:05 PM
The New York Giants have signed former Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton, reports the Denver Post. ***PHOTO1*** Walton, originally a third-round pick of the Broncos in the 2010 NFL Draft, was a two-year starter out of the gate for Denver. He started all 32 games from 2010-2011 (36 consecutive in all), including...

Denver Broncos Have Expressed Interest in LB Jon Beason; Justin Tuck & Henry Hynoski Making Visits
March 12th, 2014 at 9:45 AM
Several unrestricted free agents of the New York Giants will find themselves a bit busy on both Wednesday and Thursday, as two are scheduled to make visits and a third is drawing serious interest from the Denver Broncos -- who have gone all-out in free agency thus far. ***PHOTO1*** For defensive end...

New York Giants Plan to Target Guards in Free Agency: Report
February 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that injuries and inconsistency along the offensive line led to the New York Giants' offensive downfall in 2013. And as much blame has been placed on the shoulders of quarterback Eli Manning, there was only so much he could do with little or no blocking in...

Could James Starks Be a Good Fit for New York Giants’ Running Back Rotation?
February 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Earlier in the week, rumors suggested that the New York Giants had been eyeing Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno as free agency quickly approaches. While Eli Manning could probably swindle Peyton Manning into putting in a good word for the team, Moreno is just one of many options that...

Running Back Knowshon Moreno “High” on New York Giants’ Radar?
February 18th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As NFL free agency rapidly approaches, news and rumors about potential free agent interest spirals into a frenzy. It's the case every offseason and we here at Giants 101 would like to preface with the following reminder: not all rumors turn about to be true. Unless confirmed by multiple and...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Has Specific Plan for NFL Combine
February 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The lull of the NFL offseason has been anything but with the arrest of Darren Sharper on chargers of rape, the results of the investigation into Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin and the announcement that Michael Sam will, likely, become the NFL's first openly gay player. But as those stories...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Andrew Shanle Uses Ring as Motivation
February 5th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
As another massive snowstorm grips the Northeast, Giants 101 presents the following stories for all to read. So curl up around the fire with a nice cup of coffee, hot chocolate or tea and enjoy! Cy Ranch’s Shanle Turns NFL, Super Bowl Experiences into Coaching Career Most might think Andrew Shanle's Super...

2014 New York Giants Already, and Perhaps Justifiably, Facing Underdog Role
February 4th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The end of the season in a way marks the beginning of the next. Or so it seems, as Rotoworld has already released rankings for the 2014 season. Though it means nothing, it is an indication as to how the 7-9 New York Giants are viewed in comparison to the...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Steve Smith Thrilled for Brother Malcolm Smith
February 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With Super Bowl XLVIII now behind us, NFL football enters a dead zone for a few weeks. It's a time to kick back, relax, unwind and just enjoy a temporary calm before the NFL Combine gets underway, followed by NFL free agency, the NFL Draft and then offseason workouts. And,...

Poor Eli Manning: Super Bowl XLVIII Edition
February 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants’ Championship Banners Provide Seattle Seahawks Motivation, Inspiration
January 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While the Denver Broncos are practicing at the Atlantic Health Training Center and looking at one dusty 45+ year old trophy, the Seattle Seahawks are at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center surrounded by a rich championship past, Lombardi Trophies, multiple Super Bowl banners and a history that defined the current...

Denver Broncos’ Wes Welker to New York Giants’ Eli Manning: “I’m Just Glad I’m not Playing You”
January 31st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
For Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, Super Bowl XLVIII represents a major change-of-pace. Rather than looking across the field and seeing a Manning on the other side, he goes into Sunday knowing knowing a Manning has his back. And as he told New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning earlier...