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Retired New York Giants LB Harry Carson “Saddened” Over Loss of Bill Arnsparger
July 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants learned earlier this week that former head coach Bill Arnsparger had passed away at the age of 88, it was a sad day for all. But for Hall of Fame linebacker Harry Carson, who was a rookie in Arnsparger's last season with the Giants (1976),...

Shaun Williams Will Announce Second-Round Pick for New York Giants
April 25th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
As they've done in years past, the NFL will allow each team to invite back one of their former players to announce a specified draft pick. This year, said players will be on the stage to announce all Round 2 picks for each NFL team, and getting the honor for...

Retired New York Giants LB Harry Carson Supports Chris Borland’s Decision to Retire
March 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, after giving it substantial thought, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland shocked the NFL world by announcing his retirement after only a single season. ***PHOTO1*** The 24-year-old Borland became the fourth player to retire on the sunny side of 30 in recent weeks, joining 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, Tennessee...

Late Giants Owner Ann Mara Remembered by Family, Friends in Emotional Memorial Service
February 7th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, family, friends and colleagues of the NFL had one last chance to pay their respects and say goodbye to former New York Giants co-owner Ann Mara, who tragically passed away on Sunday at the age of 85 due to complications from the fall she encountered last month outside...

Harry Carson, Fritz Pollard Alliance Push for Washington Redskins Name Change
January 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The situation regarding the Washington Redskins and their name is not going away, and with Martin Luther King Jr. Day now upon us, leaders of the Fritz Pollard Alliance decided it would be an opportune time to maximize exposure of their efforts to enforce change. As such, the group sent...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford to Be Honored with Thurman Munson Award
January 9th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The 35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards -- which remember legendary New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson -- will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015. And among the honorees this year are New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** From the press release: Weatherford...

Retired Giants DE Michael Strahan Feeling “Overwhelmed” as Hall of Fame Induction Nears
July 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When Michael Strahan joined the New York Giants in 1993, his goals were simple. There was no Pro Bowl expectation or Super Bowl dreams and the Hall of Fame wasn't even a thought. Rather, Strahan said on Wednesday during a national conference call, he was simply hoping to make enough...

Jameel McClain, Jon Beason Could Change New York Giants’ Fortunes at Linebacker
June 3rd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As the New York Giants concluded their fifth Organized Team Activity (OTA) practice on Tuesday, one of the players who once again stood out was linebacker Jameel McClain. ***VIDEO1*** Signed earlier this offseason after multiple visits with the team, McClain has quickly adjusted to his role with Big Blue, soaked up Perry...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Aaron Donald Becoming Popular Choice for Big Blue
May 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, Giants fans! Tomorrow officially brings us into NFL Draft week and news will undoubtedly begin to pick-up as the draft nears. As the excitement builds, we suggest taking a look at some of these Sunday headlines over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Giants' Roster Still a Work in Progress The man who's...

Harry Carson to Announce New York Giants 2nd Round Pick in 2014 NFL Draft
May 2nd, 2014 at 10:55 AM
As the NFL has done in the past, they revealed on Thursday that 32 former players -- one representing each franchise -- will announce all second-round picks at the 2014 NFL Draft. And, perhaps fittingly so, retired Hall of Fame linebacker Harry Carson will be representing the New York Football...