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Big Blue View Mock Draft: Giants draft DE Tanoh Kpassagnon in the third round
February 24th, 2017 at 8:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports We've reached the third and final day of the Big Blue View pre-Combine mock draft. On the first day of the draft the New York Giants added an offensive playmaker who can help in the second level blocking in Miami Hurricanes tight...

Big Blue View Mock Draft: OT Antonio Garcia to Giants in Round 2
February 23rd, 2017 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports Big Blue View's pre-combine mock draft rolls on as we dive head-first into the second round. The New York Giants selected Miami's dynamic 20-year-old tight end David Njoku with their first pick (23rd overall). In recent years the Giants have used...

Big Blue View Mock Draft: Giants get TE David Njoku in Round 1
February 22nd, 2017 at 7:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports With the NFL Scouting Combine less than two weeks away, it's time for a "Pre-Combine" mock draft before the Underwear Olympics shake up draft boards. This will be a three-round mock draft. Today will just be the first round, but in...

2017 NFL Mock Draft: Mocking The Draft gives TE O.J. Howard to Giants
February 20th, 2017 at 10:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images This week's mock draft from our draft-centric sister site Mocking The Draft gets just a bit nutty. With four trades (six, counting the trades of the first two picks from the 2016 draft), Dan shakes up the draft from what...

Martin Mayhew joins San Francisco 49ers front office
February 9th, 2017 at 6:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images The San Francisco 49ers added former Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew to their front office Thursday, according to Pro Football Talk. He will serve as a senior personnel executive for the team. New 49ers General Manager John Lynch made...

NFL Free Agency: Could Giants pursue OG Larry Warford?
February 4th, 2017 at 3:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Larry WarfordPhoto by Leon Halip/Getty Images Larry Warford had an excellent 2016 season for the Detroit Lions and has been a four-year starter for Detroit at right guard. Indications are, though, that the Lions might not be willing to pay the $10 million or more annually...

Giants Vs. Lions: Preview and Prediction
December 18th, 2016 at 12:50 PM
The New York Giants (9-4) host the Detroit Lions (9-4) on Sunday at MetLife Stadium in a game that has heavy playoff implications. Let's take a look at the Week 15 matchup: ***PHOTO1*** The Lions lead the NFC North and hold the second seed in the conference. Led by quarterback Matthew Stafford,...

Detroit Lions Sign Former New York Giants Guard Geoff Schwartz
March 30th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
After missing out on Russell Okung, who also spurned the New York Giants, the Detroit Lions will now sign former Big Blue guard Geoff Schwartz following a Wednesday visit. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Schwartz, a seventh-round pick of the Carolina Panthers in 2008, was considered one of the Giants' big free agent additions only a...

Russell Okung Looking for $11-13 Million per Season; Giants, Lions in Hunt: Report
March 15th, 2016 at 6:05 PM
With the Pittsburgh Steelers signing of Ryan Harris on Tuesday, the chase for Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Russell Okung lost perhaps a potential favorite, as the Steelers have dropped out of the race and leaves two in the mix; the New York Giants and the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** Both Detroit and the...

New York Giants Have Offer on Table to OT Russell Okung; Lions, Steelers Also Interested
March 14th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are one of three teams in the mix for former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Russell Okung along with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions. The Giants still have approximately $25 million in cap space while the Lions and Steelers have roughly $19 million and $6 million...