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Former New York Giants WR Devin Thomas Ends “Retirement” and Signs with Detroit Lions
January 18th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Prior to the 2011-2012 NFC Championship game between the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers, wide receiver and special teams ace, Devin Thomas, had a vivid dream about the upcoming game; a premonition that he would play a major role in the outcome. He was right, and his fumble...

Former New York Giants WR Devin Thomas Announces Retirement
August 5th, 2012 at 1:09 PM
A few short months ago, wide receiver Devin Thomas was living the fantasy of many. Prior to the NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers, he had a dream that he would make a big play to help propel the New York Giants into Super Bowl XLVI. That dream...

New York Giants and the Bounty-Gate Scandal: a World of a Difference
April 6th, 2012 at 6:13 AM
Thursday's leak of former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator, Greg Williams’, pre-game “pep-talk” has re-ignited the already red-hot Bounty-Gate issue.  There are so many different opinions on this issue that it felt high time that Giants 101 put something out there about it. ***PHOTO1*** Specifically, the buzz around Thursday's news actually made...

Spearheaded by Jerry Reese, New York Giants’ Offseason Strategy is a Study in Economics
April 3rd, 2012 at 9:45 AM
Buying low and selling high; that's the basic foundation of trading on the stock market successfully. But what if that strategy applied to the NFL? New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese contends that it does. ***PHOTO1*** Last summer Reese explicitly stated his disdain for making "big sexy moves." In fact, Reese...

Former New York Giants WR Devin Thomas Agrees to One-Year Deal with Chicago Bears
March 29th, 2012 at 6:17 AM
The price of winning the Super Bowl in the NFL is that many coaches and players will be lost and pilfered the following season. That unfortunate reality continued to plague the New York Giants on Wednesday as running back Brandon Jacobs signed with the San Francisco 49ers and wide receiver...

Mario Manningham’s Departure from New York Giants not Likely to Have Serious Negative Impact
March 18th, 2012 at 4:32 PM
The current wide receiver situation is what is and no one in the front office is thinking within miles of a negative effect. Michigan product, Mario Manningham, has decided to move on to the west coast and into San Francisco. Be New York Giant-like and wish him well. ***PHOTO1*** General Manager Jerry...

Wide Receiver Kevin Ogletree Visiting New York Giants Today
March 15th, 2012 at 10:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** One day after signing former Dallas Cowboys tight end Martellus Bennett, the New York Giants will be hosting former Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree. Ogletree, who signed with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent out of Virginia in 2009, hasn't exactly been an elite wideout over his three seasons,...

New York Giants’ Special Teams are Special Again
March 7th, 2012 at 11:00 AM
Most New York Giants fans remember wide receiver and return specialist, DeSean Jackson in a painful way. Let it go. It was two seasons ago. It happened so change could come… ***PHOTO1*** As the New York Jets let punter Steve Weatherford hit free agency after two seasons, the Giants front office signed...

Does Devin Thomas Have a Future with the New York Giants?
February 26th, 2012 at 5:05 PM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese likes to add blue collar players with something to prove to the bottom of his roster throughout the season. The conversation begins and ends with Chase Blackburn.  ***PHOTO1*** He was set to teach grade school before he got a call from the Giants. A week...

New York Giants Employed Strategic Attack Around Concussion-Prone Kyle Williams
January 24th, 2012 at 8:03 PM
The New York Giants defeated the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, largely as a result of two punt return fumbles, courtesy of 49ers backup punt returner, Kyle Williams. With starter, Ted Ginn Jr., scratched just before game time, Williams was handed the role of punt returner, and would become legendary...