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New York Giants and Their Fans Likely to Turn Pro Football Hall of Fame Blue in August
March 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Since the Hall of Fame game was announce on Thursday afternoon, New York Giants fans are starting to make definite plans. The NFL announced that the Giants will play the Buffalo Bills on August 3, 2014 at 8:00 PM EST on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Field at Fawcett...

NFL Network Lists Frank Gifford as Most Underrated, Tiki Barber as Most Overrated New York Giants
July 2nd, 2013 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL Network has been running a recent series naming all 32 teams' most underrated and overrated players. On Tuesday, it was the New York Giants' turn. Hall of Fame running back Frank Gifford was named Big Blue's most underrated player of all-time, while running back Tiki Barber was listed as...

Historical New York Giants Clips: 1956 Vs. Chicago Bears
June 22nd, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Historical New York Giants clips is a weekly Giants 101 offseason feature that takes a look back at vintage video of Big Blue, both in color and black and white, over the course of their illustrious history. Whether it's a win or a loss, the purpose of this feature is...

New York Giants’ Cooper Taylor: Hybrid Theory Vs. Transition Player
June 8th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
The old school New York Football Giants love players that can play multiple positions.  Frank Gifford played on both sides of the line of scrimmage from 1952 to 1964.  The eight-time Pro Bowler made there at three different positions: running back (34 career rushing touchdowns), defensive back, and wideout (43...

New York Giants’ Mt. Rushmore Includes Eli Manning, Bill Parcells, Lawrence Taylor & Michael Strahan
June 5th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
NBC's Pro Football Talk has been holding voting for the fans to decide the "Mt. Rushmore" for each NFL franchise. On Tuesday night, the version for the New York Giants was announced. ***PHOTO1*** Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor made the list and had an overwhelming amount of votes with 96% from...

New York Giants Historically Derive Strength from Adversity
April 20th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
The offseason creates a bit of a void when it comes to serious football topics. Some deservedly latch on to other sports while some just cannot seem to let go of any and all things New York Football Giants. Focusing on things that do not change (umm, the Cruz sitch/non-sitch) will...

Former New York Giant Frank Gifford Remembers Late Teammate Pat Summerall
April 18th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The NFL lost an icon Tuesday in the passing of Pat Summerall, who served as the voice of the NFL for a couple decades. The athlete turned sportscaster spent 10 years playing in the NFL, the last four of which he played alongside Frank Gifford on the New York Giants....

Hybrid Players Remain Key to Success for New York Giants Defense
December 2nd, 2012 at 6:45 AM
Some fans may not even know that infamous New York Giants middle linebacker Harry Carson didn’t start out in that position. He was drafted in 1976 as a defensive end out of South Carolina State, but then-linebackers coach, Marty Schottenheimer, saw something else. Using players for more than one skill position...

New York Giants’ Toughness: Looking Back at Super Bowl Championship Run
August 19th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
Each week, more information is written about the injuries that the New York Giants faced last season. Although their depth chart had to be heavily relied-upon and several assignment and mental hiccups were visible, the team actually overcame more than just tens of players on injured reserve and a few...

Historical New York Giants Clips: 1958 Vs. Detroit Lions
June 9th, 2012 at 6:58 AM
Historical New York Giants clips is a weekly Giants 101 feature that takes a look back at vintage video of Big Blue, both in color and black and white, over the course of their illustrious history. Whether it's a win or a loss, the purpose of this feature is to...

Giants to Unveil “Ring of Honor” (Plus Domino’s Giveaway!)
September 27th, 2010 at 8:28 PM
In long-awaited news, the New York Giants announced their plans to debut their "Ring of Honor" during halftime of this Sunday night's game against the Chicago Bears. This is something the Giants organization has wanted to do for a long time, but wanted to wait for the new stadium before...

Amani Toomer Named 2010 Giants Alumni Man of the Year
September 1st, 2010 at 3:20 PM
Today at the New York Giants' annual Kickoff Luncheon, which will be held at Hackensack University Medical Center, former wide receiver Amani Toomer will be officially named the Giants 2010 Alumni Man of the Year. According to Giants.com, "Amani has long immersed himself in community and charitable endeavors. This year, he is...