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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...

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...

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 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...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Envisions a Randall Cobb-Like Role in 2014
March 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Since the moment the retirement of former New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride was made official, Big Blue faithful have been overwhelmed with excitement and wonder, as the old regime seemed to have gone stale with not only the fans, but the players, and opposing defenses as well. Newly signed...

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 Likely to Target Wide Receiver James Jones?
February 8th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
What becomes of New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks remains to be seen, but the general consensus is that he will not return in 2014. As such, the Giants may be in the market for another wide receiver, and now that Ben McAdoo will be calling the plays for...

New York Giants Expected to Make “Strong Push” for Jermichael Finley: Report
February 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For the better part of the last week, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley, a pending free agent, has been a hot topic in New York. And it all started with New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle attempting to "recruit" him at a Super Bowl XLVIII viewing party. "He said...

Jermichael Finley “Would Love” to Be a Part of the New York Giants
February 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants Pro Bowl safety Antrel Rolle watched Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday with Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley. And. apparently, the two hit it off as Rolle not only came away with some praise for new Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, but also a new potential...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: John Mara Says No to Green Bay Super Bowl
January 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Although a few New York Giants tidbits remain ahead for Tuesday, Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day is certain to dominate the headlines. Still, with the game being held at MetLife Stadium, and many players/owners hanging around, Big Blue continues to find themselves looped in to several other stories. Shall we...

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks Could Be “Contingency Plan” for New York Giants
January 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This past week, New York Giants running back David Wilson underwent successful neck surgery as a result of spinal stenosis injury, which he suffered all the way back in Week 5 against the Philadelphia Eagles. The injury, eventually, landed him on season-ending injured reserve (IR). While he is expected to be...

Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy: Giants Hired the Right Guy in Ben McAdoo
January 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Ben McAdoo has yet to call a single play for the New York Giants as their newly hired offensive coordinator, but the buzz and excitement surrounding his hiring last week has the fan base and team ready for the 2014 season to start and put the disappointing 7-9 season of...

Aaron Rodgers Praises Newly Signed New York Giants Offensive Coordinator Ben McAdoo
January 17th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
When the New York Giants hired Ben McAdoo as their new offensive coordinator earlier in the week, they may very well have acquired one of the brightest up and coming minds in the NFL. McAdoo, who will be replacing the retired Kevin Gilbride, like Gilbride, also has a championship ring. Albeit...

New York Giants Hire Ben McAdoo as New Offensive Coordinator
January 14th, 2014 at 6:25 PM
After some scheduling difficulties as a result of bad weather, Green Bay Packers quarterback coach Ben McAdoo eventually made it to East Rutherford and was able to interview with the New York Giants for their vacant offensive coordinator position over the weekend. And despite leaving the area, poised to continue...

Ben McAdoo Has Interview with New York Giants Moved from Saturday to Monday Due to Weather
January 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants expected to continue their search for a new offensive coordinator on Saturday by interviewing Green Bay Packers quarterback coach Ben McAdoo, but due to poor weather in both Green Bay and New Jersey, his visit was rescheduled for Monday. Leading up to the weekend, the Giants had...