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Graphic Designers Create NFL-NBA Logo Mashups: New York Giants/New York Knicks Stand Out
July 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Fresh on the heels of the ever-popular Star Wars/NFL logo mashup, which saw the New York Giants become the Kuat Walkers, graphic designers Brandon Hubschman and Weis Karzai took on the task of combining all NFL logos with their NBA counterpart (or closest/most ideal counterpart). The results, for the most...

A Now Healthy Terrell Manning Excited for Fresh Start with New York Giants
July 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft, linebacker Terrell Manning has already found the NFL to be a relatively unforgiving place. After coming into the league with knee problems, Manning quickly contracted colitis -- a parasitic infection of the large intestine -- that...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Among Several Players Who Disagree with NFL’s Top 100 List
July 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Every year following the reveal of NFL Network's Top 100 Players list, there's a certain level of outrage -- fans upset their favorite players didn't make it into a certain percentile, players angry they didn't make the cut and analysts complaining about some player who was wrongfully placed. ***VIDEO1*** This year the...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Believes Tight Ends Could Be Dynamic, but Will Still Seek Upgrades
June 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the entirety of Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and mandatory mini-camp, the New York Giants still have no clear-cut starting tight end. Not only did no one separate themselves from the pack, but the entirety of the unit has been relatively under-whelming. Still, General Manager Jerry Reese thinks the group...

New York Giants to Work Out Free Agent TE Tom Crabtree Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To go along with former South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton, the New York Giants will also be hosting free agent tight end Tom Crabtree (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) for a visit next week. ***VIDEO1*** Crabtree, who went undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft out of Miami (OH), spent the majority of his NFL...

New York Giants Will Allow “War Room” Camera for First Time in Franchise History
May 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
For the very first time in franchise history, the New York Giants intend to allow a live NFL Network camera into their "war room" during the 2014 NFL Draft. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants will be one of 16 teams to allow a live camera in their "war room," joining the Houston Texans, St....

Eli Manning Envisions New York Giants’ Offense Looking Similar to Green Bay Packers
April 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants co-owner John Mara referred to the offense as "broken" following their terrible performance in the 2013 season, it was clear change was coming to the entire unit. ***VIDEO1*** Gone from last year's team is Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Myers, Kevin Boothe, David Baas and Andre Brown, plus the retirements...

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...