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New York Giants Hire Martin Mayhew as Director of Football Operations/Special Projects
February 11th, 2016 at 12:15 PM
Martin Mayhew, the former general manager of the Detroit Lions, has been hired by the New York Giants as their Director of Football Operations/Special Projects. Mayhew, the Lions' GM from 2008 to 2015, will not be involved in the personnel end of the business. His main focus will be the...

Detroit Lions Hire New York Giants’ Matt Harriss as Vice President of Football Administration
January 29th, 2016 at 7:02 PM
This past offseason, the Detroit Lions hired one former New York Giants executive when they signed Ernie Accorsi to a special assistant role. On Friday, they signed away a second former Giants executive to their staff for 2016. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Harriss, who was formerly with the Giants as their director of football...

Detroit Lions Sign Ex-Giants GM Ernie Accorsi to Front Office Role
January 11th, 2016 at 6:55 AM
As the Detroit Lions embarked on a journey to find their new General Manager, they did so with the help of former New York Giants General Manager Ernie Accorsi, whom they hired as a special assistant. ***PHOTO1*** It's a role Accorsi had filled before with teams who were actively searching for a...

Detroit Lions Hire Bob Quinn as Next GM; Pass on New York Giants’ Kevin Abrams
January 8th, 2016 at 6:21 PM
Even with former New York Giants general manager Ernie Accorsi helping out in the interview process, it didn't help assistant general manager Kevin Abrams in the end, as he was passed over for the Detroit Lions general manager job on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** The Lions have decided to hire New England Patriots director...

New York Giants to Interview Detroit Lions’ Teryl Austin for Head Coaching Job on Thursday
January 7th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
With the New York Giants set to interview their defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo for their current vacancy at head coach, it looks like he won't be the only coach and defensive coordinator in the building the team will be looking to talk to. ***PHOTO1*** Aside from Spagnuolo, the Giants will also interview...

New York Giants’ Kevin Abrams Will Interview for Detroit Lions GM Job
January 6th, 2016 at 10:30 AM
Tis the season of interviews all over the NFL, which means guys coming in for interviews with the New York Giants and staff going out for interviews elsewhere. And in addition to Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross interviewing for the Tennessee Titans General Manager job, Giants Assistant General...

Tom Coughlin Considered a Hot Coaching Candidate for Teams If Fired by New York Giants: Report
December 19th, 2015 at 5:29 PM
There's been a lot of speculation on what will happen after the season if the New York Giants decide to not bring Tom Coughlin back as the head coach and go in another direction, ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are looking at possibly missing the playoffs for a fourth straight year if they don't...

Ex-Giants WR Plaxico Burress Trolls Philadelphia Eagles Fans on Thanksgiving
November 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Day was a tremendous one for the New York Giants and their fan base. Not only did the Detroit Lions dominate the Philadelphia Eagles, but the Carolina Panthers completely dismantled the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** Everything went exactly as the Giants needed it to, and they now find themselves set up to...

Detroit Lions Hire Ernie Accorsi to Assist in Search for New General Manager
November 25th, 2015 at 2:39 PM
The Detroit Lions have hired former New York Giants General Manager Ernie Accorsi to help assist in their search for the team's next General Manager. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Accorsi was the Giants' General Manager from 1998 until his retirement in 2007, and during his last few years as the GM, was responsible for a...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Given 25/1 Odds to Win NFL MVP
August 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is a hype machine. Every time you turn around it seems like there's a new record he's breaking or a new award he's winning. Might the 2015-2016 NFL MVP Award be the next on his list? ***PHOTO1*** Bovada Sportsbook out of Las Vegas certainly believes...