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Matt Flynn Doesn’t Meet with New York Giants on Tuesday; Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers
April 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As of Monday night, the New York Giants were expected to have two quarterbacks coming in for meetings and workouts with the team; former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman and Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. ***VIDEO1*** Now, as it turns out, Flynn doesn't have a scheduled meeting...

New York Giants Have Reached Out to Quarterback Matt Flynn: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With Eli Manning needing arthroscopic surgery on the ankle that was injured in the New York Giants 20-6 win over the Washington Redskins, the team is looking at all possible help to add depth and experience to the position. On Friday, it was reported  reported that the team had worked out Josh Freeman,...

Jermichael Finley Failed Physical with Seahawks; Will It Alter New York Giants’ Interest?
March 24th, 2014 at 2:01 PM
Jermichael Finley's status for the 2014 season hasn't looked great ever since suffering a severe neck injury back in Week 6 of the 2013 season, a neck injury that required spinal fusion surgery. Because of that injury, it has likely cause several teams to back off of their interest of Finley....

Jermichael Finley Could Still Be an Option for New York Giants Once Medically Cleared
March 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have yet to address the tight end position and have watched some of the potential options come off the board in Andrew Quarless and Brandon Pettigrew, both of which re-signed with their respective teams. And while many have been linking North Carolina's Eric Ebron to the Giants...

Evan Dietrich-Smith, Buccaneers Agree to Four-Year, $14.25 Million Deal; Giants were Interested
March 14th, 2014 at 7:15 PM
You can cross of another potential New York Giants target in free agency; one that could have helped their offensive line greatly in 2014. Pat Yasinkas of NFL.com reported on Friday night that Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith has agreed to a four-year, $14.25 million deal with the Tampa Bay...

New York Giants Could Still Look to Sign Packers C Evan Dietrich-Smith, Saints C Brian De La Puente
March 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants wanted to make significant changes to their offensive line, especially to the center position. David Baas was released after three years with the team due to him not wanting to take a pay cut and the team also signed former Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton. Walton though,...

Green Bay Packers Re-Sign Andrew Quarless to Two-Year, $3 Million Deal; Giants were Interested
March 13th, 2014 at 7:15 PM
At one time, Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless was considered at the top of the New York Giants wish list of free agents they wanted to sign. Despite their interest, Quarless has decided to remain with Green Bay. Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News has reported that...

New York Giants Will Cut Center David Baas: Report
March 10th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
The New York Giants had asked David Baas to take a pay cut, but he must have declined. The Star-Ledger reports the New York Giants will kick off free agency with major changes, cutting their starting center who was going to count for $8.225 million against the cap in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** By...

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...

New York Giants Have “Expressed Interest” in TE Andrew Quarless
March 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants' interest in two Green Bay Packers tight ends, Jermichael Finley and Andrew Quarless, has been anything but a well-guarded secret since they signed Ben McAdoo to be their offensive coordinator back in February. And by the time the "legal tampering" period got underway this past weekend,...

New York Giants Adding Ben McAdoo Won’t Necessarily Bring in Green Bay Packers’ Free Agents
March 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
While it’s so simple to speculate that any (and all) Green Bay Packers free agent players could become New York Football Giants, it isn’t realistic. New offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo did spend the last eight seasons with the Pack. However, the team has also brought in another offensive assistant coach...

Green Bay Packers TE Jermichael Finley Has “Drawn Interest” from New York Giants, Others
March 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Saturday marks the first day of a "legal tampering" period leading up to the official start of NFL free agency on March 11th. And although no pending free agents are able to sign on the dotted line, it usually offers a pretty good indication of what a team is planning...

If David Baas Gets Released, New York Giants Likely to Target Evan Dietrich-Smith: Report
March 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
This past week on Giants 101, we looked at the possibility of the New York Giants targeting Green Bay Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith -- something that seemed to make even more sense when Alex Mack of the Cleveland Browns was hit with the transition tag and likely, got taken off...

With a Need at Wide Receiver, Might Some Former New York Giants Find Their Way Back to the Team?
March 6th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
In the past, when General Manager Jerry Reese let a player walk or released them outright, there was never any looking back. But that changed a year ago when the New York Giants not only brought back cornerback Aaron Ross, but running back Brandon Jacobs as well. And now, will...

Green Bay Packers TE Andrew Quarless Near the Top of New York Giants Wish List?
March 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Over the last month, the possibility of adding former Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has been discussed in great detail for the New York Giants, especially since his former position coach Ben McAdoo is now the team's offensive coordinator, plus starting safety Antrel Rolle attempting to recruit Finley...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Evan Dietrich-Smith, C
March 5th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
This week, a potential target the New York Giants could have pursued in free agency went off the board in Cleveland Browns center Alex Mack, who had the transition tag placed upon him by the team. With the tag, which pays roughly around a shade over $10 million, it would allow...

Could James Starks Be a Good Fit for New York Giants’ Running Back Rotation?
February 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Earlier in the week, rumors suggested that the New York Giants had been eyeing Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno as free agency quickly approaches. While Eli Manning could probably swindle Peyton Manning into putting in a good word for the team, Moreno is just one of many options that...

Former New York Giants DE Dave Tollefson Announces Retirement from NFL
February 14th, 2014 at 10:15 AM
The career of former New York Giants defensive end Dave Tollefson has officially come to an end as the two-time Super Bowl champion announced his retirement on Friday. And to honor the organization that has meant so much to him, Tollefson hangs them up with Big Blue -- and only...

New York Giants OC Ben McAdoo Listed as 5th Best Coordinator Hire of 2014
February 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the conclusion of the 2013 season, we saw "Black Monday" claim the jobs of a lot of head coaches in the league. But head coaches weren't the only ones who were issued pink slips from their bosses, as many assistant coaches were told to look for work elsewhere in...

Green Bay Packers Unlikely to Re-Sign Tight End Jermichael Finley: Report
February 11th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With exactly a month to go until the March 11th start date to the free agency period, the New York Giants have slowly begun to decide which free agents they will attempt to pursue. One name that's been mostly talked about up until this point has been Green Bay Packers...