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Former New York Giants CB Aaron Ross Worked Out for Detroit Lions on Tuesday
April 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After a year away from the team, Aaron Ross returned to the New York Giants last offseason on a one-year deal for the 2013 season, but most of his season was spent on season-ending injured reserve with a back injury. Ross has already said that he doesn't want to retire and...

Henry Hynoski Glad to Be Back with New York Giants; Ready to Get to Work in 2014
March 21st, 2014 at 6:40 AM
With John Conner already signed on for the 2014 season and Henry Hynoski being non-tendered just before the start of free agency by the New York Giants, it had looked like Hynoski's tenure with the Giants was over after just three seasons. Hynoski's 2013 season was filled with injuries that saw...

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 Showing Interest in Lions TE Brandon Pettigrew, Ravens TE Ed Dickson: Report
March 10th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The list of free agent tight ends are starting to add up for the New York Giants on the eve of free agency starting in the NFL. There's the pair of Green Bay Packers tight ends in Andrew Quarless and the more popular one in Jermichael Finley. Now, another tight...

Police Smelled Odor of Marijuana Prior to Arrest of New York Giants’ Will Hill: Report
December 31st, 2013 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants safety Will Hill was arrested on December 20th in Little Falls due to a child support warrant that was filed on December 10th. At the time, the Giants announced that it was a "personal matter" for Hill and declined to comment further. Two days later, Hill started...

New York Giants Will Select 12th Overall in 2014 NFL Draft
December 30th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
As the Buffalo Bills fell to the New England Patriots on Sunday afternoon, the fate of the New York Giants' 2014 NFL Draft position was sealed. Although Big Blue had been cheering for a Bills win to catapult them into the No. 11 overall position, the loss cemented the Giants...

New York Giants’ 2014 Opponents Now Officially Set
December 30th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
With the 2013 regular season now officially in the books, 2014 opponents have been set for all 32 NFL teams. And that, of course, includes the New York Giants who finished the 2013 season with a record of 7-9. Home Games: Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins, Arizona Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers,...

New York Giants’ Josh Brown Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week
December 24th, 2013 at 2:45 PM
New York Giants kicker Josh Brown has been named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 16 after a three-field goal performance against the Detroit Lions. Brown made all three of his field goal attempts, including one from 52-yards, one from 41-yards and, of course, the 45-yard game-winner in...

Harsh Reality: New York Giants’ Victory Over Detroit Lions was Meaningless
December 24th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Editor's Note: This is an opinion editorial done by Paul Tierney and does not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of all Giants 101 contributors. Enjoy. As I watched New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning's body tossed to the ground for a safety in the third quarter of Sunday's game against...

Prince Amukamara Shadowing Calvin Johnson Pays Off in New York Giants’ 23-20 Victory Vs. Lions
December 23rd, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Heading into Sunday afternoon's game against the Detroit Lions, the New York Giants had to figure out a plan to stop the best wide receiver in the NFL in Calvin Johnson. ***PHOTO1*** With over 1,400 yards and 12 touchdowns, actually stopping the man known as "Megaton" can scare a defensive coordinator into...

Bear Pascoe’s First NFL Carry a Product of Circumstance, New York Giants Injuries
December 23rd, 2013 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants found themselves in a unique and completely unexpected position on Sunday, forced to use back-up tight end Bear Pascoe in a running situation. With Peyton Hillis inactive due to a concussion, Brandon Jacobs and David Wilson already on Injured Reserve (IR), the team went into their...

New York Giants’ Jerrel Jernigan Battled Through Sickness En Route to Career-Best Day
December 23rd, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Like many of his teammates, New York Giants wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan missed some practice time last week due to a knee that ultimately led to him being listed as questionable for Sunday's game. But it wasn't the knee injury that nearly kept Jernigan out against the Detroit Lions --...

New York Giants Suffer Rash of Injuries in 23-20 Victory Over Detroit Lions
December 23rd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants were well aware that Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions ultimately meant nothing in terms of standings, but they've continuously preached pride and wanted to prove to the world they've not quit. And as they secured a 23-20 overtime win on the leg of kicker Josh...

Tom Coughlin Absolutely Deserves to Remain New York Giants Head Coach
December 23rd, 2013 at 7:00 AM
While the New York Giants were playing for pride over the final two weeks, what they really are playing for over the course of the final two games was who gets the right to return next season. Players, coaches, executives, hot dog vendors- ok, maybe not that far, but anyone involved...

New York Giants Survive Horrid Second Half, Eliminate Detroit Lions from Playoffs in 23-20 OT Win
December 22nd, 2013 at 7:45 PM
With little to play for, the New York Giants came out strong on Sunday, beating the Detroit Lions in almost every aspect of the game. In fact, it appeared like a bizarre role reversal in which Big Blue was fighting for their playoff lives, while the Lions were merely going...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Looking to Prove His Worth in Absence of Victor Cruz
December 22nd, 2013 at 7:00 AM
If there was ever a time that New York Giants wide receiver, Rueben Randle, needed to seize an opportunity, Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions is that time for him to do so. With Hakeem Nicks' status with the New York Giants for the 2014 season and beyond in doubt due to...

Jim Schwartz Doesn’t Deny New York Giants, Detroit Lions Talked Hakeem Nicks Trade
December 21st, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Just prior to the NFL trade deadline in late October, the Internet swirled with rumors of a possible trade between the New York Giants and Detroit Lions involving star wide receiver Hakeem Nicks. Ultimately, nothing came to fruition and the rumor was eventually put to bed (not without finger pointing,...

Detroit Lions’ Brandon Pettigrew Ruled Out Vs. New York Giants
December 21st, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The Detroit Lions will be without one of Matthew Stafford's most trusted and tenured targets on Sunday when they take on the New York Giants, as tight end Brandon Pettigrew (ankle) was officially ruled out on Friday. "The contingency is to have the next two guys ready to go," Detroit offensive...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz, Jason Pierre-Paul & Two Others Out Vs. Detroit Lions
December 20th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
The New York Giants released their final injury report on Friday afternoon, and as expected, wide receiver Victor Cruz (knee) has been ruled out against the Detroit Lions and will miss the remainder of the season. The team will also be without running back Peyton Hillis (concussion), defensive end Jason...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Undergoes Knee Surgery; Ruled Out Vs. Detroit Lions
December 19th, 2013 at 3:59 PM
The New York Giants have been decimated by injuries in 2013 and have a laundry list of key players on injured reserve this season; David Baas, Chris Snee, Aaron Ross, Brandon Jacobs, David Wilson and Corey Webster just to name a few. Now, Victor Cruz may be joining them for the...