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Legendary New York Giants Trainer John Johnson Passes Away at Age 98
March 1st, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Back in 1948, the New York Giants were in need of a new trainer and hired a young man by the name of John Johnson. Little did anyone know at the time what the future would hold for both he and the organization. ***PHOTO1*** 60 long years later, Johnson would finally retire...

Cassidy Gifford, Daughter of Frank Gifford, Will Co-Host ET’s Super Bowl 50 Coverage
January 30th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Cassidy Gifford, Hollywood actress and daughter of New York Giants legend Frank Gifford, will pay tribute to her late Father during Super Bowl 50 in the most appropriate of ways. ***PHOTO1*** In addition to her Mother, Kathie Lee Gifford, and Kevin Frazier, Cassidy will head to Santa Clara, California where she will...

Late New York Giants Legend Frank Gifford Suffered from CTE
November 25th, 2015 at 2:49 PM
New York Giants legend Frank Gifford, who passed away at the age of 84 earlier this year, suffered from concussion-related brain disease Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), his family said in a statement on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** After losing our beloved husband and father, Frank Gifford, we as a family made the difficult decision...

New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick Pays Respects to Ann Mara, Frank Gifford
November 11th, 2015 at 11:50 AM
Before New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick even took a question from the New York media during his conference call on Wednesday, he took a moment to honor and pay his respects to two legendary New York Giants, Ann Mara and Frank Gifford, who each passed away earlier this...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Gets Emotional Following 49ers Victory: Video
October 12th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Sunday night's 30-27 victory over the San Francisco 49ers was anything but routine for a very young New York Giants team. And while such late rallies have been a staple of quarterback Eli Manning's career, it's not something we've grown accustomed to seeing with this current team. ***PHOTO1*** Needless to say, with...

New York Giants Confirm They Will Honor Ann Mara, Frank Gifford with Uniform Tributes
August 18th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants confirmed on Monday that they will, in fact, honor both Ann Mara and Frank Gifford with uniform tributes throughout the 2015 regular season. ***PHOTO1*** Mara, the matriarch of the New York Football Giants and wife of Wellington Mara, passed away earlier this year at the age of 85....

New York Giants to Wear Patch Honoring Ann Mara, Frank Gifford
August 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's been a rough offseason for the New York Giants for a multitude of reasons, but perhaps none are more significant than the loss of both Ann Mara and Frank Gifford. ***PHOTO1*** In an effort to honor each, the Giants will don a patch (or patches) on their uniform throughout the 2015...

Current, Former New York Giants Players React to Death of Frank Gifford
August 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The football world received awful news on Sunday when the family of legendary New York Giants player and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Frank Gifford, announced that he had passed away due to natural causes at the age of 84. ***PHOTO1*** Giants ownership immediately put out statements expressing their sorrow for the...

New York Giants Legend Frank Gifford Passes Away at Age 84
August 9th, 2015 at 3:12 PM
The New York Giants franchise and the NFL as a whole received some terrible news on Sunday afternoon when the family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford announced that the legendary multi-purpose player had passed away suddenly at age 84 due to natural causes. ***PHOTO1*** "It is with the deepest...

Frank Gifford on Ann Mara’s Passing: It’s a Loss for the NFL and Humanity
February 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Shortly after news broke that Ann Mara, matriarch of the New York Giants and widow of Wellington Mara, had passed away on Sunday, there was an outpouring of love and support for both her family and the Giants franchise. In several thousand 140-character tweets, Mara's life, impact on football, impact...