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Four New York Giants Named to ESPN’s All-NFC East Team
January 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the end of the year comes various awards, nominations, power rankings and All-[insert whatever you like] teams. First up here in 2014 is ESPN's annual All-Division teams, including, of course, the All-NFC East Team which features four members of the New York Giants -- all four coming on the...

Indianapolis Colts Agree to Terms with Former New York Giants’ RB Ahmad Bradshaw
June 11th, 2013 at 1:48 PM
It's been a foregone conclusion for quite some time that the New York Giants were in no way interested in brining back running back Ahmad Bradshaw in 2013. However, now it's an absolute certainty. Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting today that after days of negotiations, the Indianapolis Colts have...

Former New York Giants Head Coach Bill Parcells Ranked 11th Best Coach of All-Time
June 1st, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Throughout his long, illustrious coaching career, Bill Parcells made his way around the NFL to coach the New England Patriots, New York Jets and Dallas Cowboys, arguably the New York Giants three most significant rivals. However, without his initial 11-year stint as Big Blue's head coach, Parcells would never have risen...

WPYX 106.5 Finalizing New 3-Year Deal to Broadcast New York Giants’ Pre-Game Show
May 29th, 2013 at 3:46 PM
For years, WPYX (106.5) has aired a 15-minute version of the New York Giants pre-game show, which was mostly the coverage from WFAN (660 AM). On Wednesday, Ken Schott of The Daily Gazzette reported that the radio station is closing in on a three-year deal with the Giants to have more...

ESPN Radio Signs Out-Of-Market Sunday Afternoon Broadcast Deal with New York Giants
May 28th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
Earlier this month, the New York Giants and WFAN extended their exclusive broadcast contract, meaning Bob Papa and Carl Banks will continue to call all in-network games for the 2013-2014 season. However, Big Blue fans outside of the WFAN territory will now have an opportunity to listen to the games...

New York Giants’ Justin Tuck Sought Guidance from Tony Robbins This Offseason
May 21st, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Plain and simply, New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck must improve upon his dismal four sack performance in 2012 if he wants to remain on the roster in 2013. As a player who turned 30 years old this offseason, Tuck has shown considerable signs of wear over the last...

Victor Cruz Must Accept Playing Second Fiddle to Hakeem Nicks for New York Giants
February 4th, 2013 at 11:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** As we all know, Victor Cruz is after a big, fat new contract...but unfortunately for Vic, fellow New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is also headed for a new deal. And the sooner Cruz realizes that Nicks is the one about to get the big boy money, the...

Injury to Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin III Could Alter New York Giants’ 2013 Season
January 8th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants don't need Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III to be injured in order for them to get back to the top of the NFC East in 2013. Big Blue is talented enough to beat Washington at full strength regardless of how seriously the Redskins' quarterback...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Regrets How Team Handled Hakeem Nicks’ Injury
January 5th, 2013 at 3:44 PM
New York Giants wideout Hakeem Nicks is one of the most talented wide receivers in the NFL, but we didn't get to see him realize that potential in 2012. After injuring his knee in Week 2 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Nicks was never able to get back to full...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: David Wilson, Eli Manning & Robert Griffin III Edition
November 27th, 2012 at 11:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants are hot off a 38-10 rout of Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers, and are six days away from a huge divisional matchup with Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins, so let's take a look at some of the story lines around the...

ProSportsNet Hosting Ultimate Family Football Experience & Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser
November 9th, 2012 at 7:01 PM
Although Hurricane Sandy struck the New York/ New Jersey Metropolitan area almost two weeks ago, there are still thousands without homes, power, and the basic necessities needed to live a healthy everyday life. Help is still needed from those fortunate enough to be in a situation to do so. That's...

New York Giants not Concerned with Mario Manningham Giving Away Offensive Secrets
October 11th, 2012 at 6:30 PM
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Mario Manningham was a key contributor to the New York Giants 2011 Super Bowl run. In last season's playoffs, he caught 13 passes for 189 yards, including three touchdowns. However, he's now a member of a talented San Francisco 49ers squad. Regardless, Big Blue is not at...

ESPN’s Stephen a. Smith, Skip Bayless Unload on New York Giants TE Martellus Bennett
September 4th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
For tight end Martellus Bennett, signing with the New York Giants was like being given a second chance. After years of limited action behind Jason Witten -admittedly one of the NFL's best- the fifth-year veteran finally has the opportunity to prove himself in the world's largest media market. And he...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Pokes Fun at ESPN’s Non-Stop Tim Tebow Coverage
August 4th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** All 32 NFL team have reported to training camp, the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are in full swing, baseball season has eclipsed the halfway point and NASCAR is nearing its Chase for the Cup. In a nutshell, it's a wonderful time to be a sports fan. Yet, when you...

New York Giants Continue to Get No Respect
July 13th, 2012 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The underdog card is one that is constantly over-played in sports. A team can dominate all season and still find a reason to declare themselves the "underdog", even if it's unwarranted. Every year it seems the New York Giants find themselves the as one, even coming off a Super...

New York Giants’ Osi Umenyiora Happy to Be Back with Team
June 4th, 2012 at 3:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants  defensive end Osi Umenyiora  signed his restructured contract last Friday, and today he returned to the field for voluntary OTA's with his teammates. Head Coach Tom Coughlin addressed the media today; and when asked about the importance of having Osi Umenyiora return to the practice field, Coughlin stated: With three...

New York Giants’ David Diehl Compares Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI Titles
March 4th, 2012 at 6:40 PM
Late last week, New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl took some time out to visit ESPN. During his time there, he sat down and discussed the 2012-2013 season, opening up on a Wednesday and the difference between the Super Bowl XLII victory and the Super Bowl XLVI victory. "I think...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Raps With New York Giants Season Ticket Holders
April 20th, 2011 at 7:43 PM
New York Giants season ticket holders, who received a reprieve from the organization and won't have to pay for their tickets until it is confirmed there will be a season, chatted with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on a conference call this afternoon, per ESPN New York's Ohm Youngmisuk. NFL...

New York Giants’ Mock Draft Roundup
April 14th, 2011 at 6:29 PM
A few days ago, G101's own Kyle Langan released his mock draft of the top 20 picks. Today, we take a look around the web and see what others are predicting for our beloved Big Blue. Keep in mind, mock drafts are rarely good for much other than spotting some riser...

ESPN Snubs New York Giants; Fran Tarkenton Claims He Could Solve the Lockout
March 25th, 2011 at 5:16 PM
Over the past several weeks, ESPN has been running a "Top 10" piece where eight ESPN "experts" rank their top 10 players at each position. Thus far, they have ranked the top 10 running backs, receivers, and pass rushers. New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck sacks Chicago Bears quarterback Caleb...