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USA Today Makes Case for New York Giants to Consider Taking Chance on Texans’ Arian Foster
May 26th, 2016 at 10:15 AM
The New York Giants already have six running backs on their roster; Rashad Jennings, Shane Vereen, Andre Williams, Bobby Rainey, Orleans Darkwa and their latest in Paul Perkins, who was taken in the 2016 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** So even with all of that depth, which could be trimmed down once the Giants...

West Virginia Safety Karl Joseph to Visit New York Giants: Report
April 13th, 2016 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants are still looking for pieces to fit into their defense. It's possible that some of the pieces could come in this year's draft, and in preparation the team is hosting Karl Joseph, a safety out of West Virginia University, reports The Houston Chronicle. ***PHOTO1*** Joseph suffered a torn...

Retired New York Giants Legend Lawrence Taylor: “J.J. Watt is a Bad SOB”
March 27th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Retired New York Giants legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Lawrence Taylor, is not generally the kind of person who sings the praises of current NFL athletes. Often, when asked who most closely resembles his on-field style, L.T. casually sits back and says "let them do it consistently over...

Mario Williams to Visit with New York Giants “Soon,” Unsure on Monday Meeting: Report
March 6th, 2016 at 8:05 PM
With the New York Giants conducting their free agent visits this week, they have wasted no time in bringing in defensive lineman who they think could be a help to them in the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** First, it was former Carolina Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson, who met with the Giants on...

New York Giants Looking to Fill Gaping Hole at Guard in Free Agency
March 6th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released the oft-injured Geoff Schwartz last month, leaving a gaping hole at the guard position. Subsequently, General Manager Jerry Reese will need to look for replacements in free agency to gain any real depth at the position, and there is a player out there who would...

New York Giants Hire Jeff Zgonina as Assistant Defensive Line Coach
February 13th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Coming into the weekend, the New York Giants had one single coaching vacancy left to fill: assistant defensive line coach. And on Friday, they filled it, hiring Jeff Zgonina, who had previously spent 17 years in the NFL playing defensive tackle. ***PHOTO1*** A seventh-round pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1993...

New York Giants Interview Paul Pasqualoni for Defensive Line Coaching Job: Report
January 25th, 2016 at 7:40 PM
With Robert Nunn now the new defensive line coach of the Cleveland Browns under Hue Jackson, the New York Giants will be looking for a new defensive line coach for the first time since the 2010 season. ***PHOTO1*** Nunn's departure was in part of the coaching changes under newly hired head coach...

Houston Texans Hire Larry Izzo as Special Teams Coordinator
January 16th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Jim Herrmann is gone, Sean Ryan is gone and now the New York Giants have also lost Larry Izzo. All three have found jobs elsewhere, with Herrmann headed to the Indianapolis Colts and Izzo now joining Ryan with the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** Izzo, a 14-year NFL veteran who played for the New...

Sean Ryan Joins Houston Texans’ Staff, Joe Philbin Hired by Indianapolis Colts
January 15th, 2016 at 6:20 PM
The New York Giants lost a second member of their coaching staff on Friday, as wide receivers coach Sean Ryan was hired by the Houston Texans to fill the same role. He had interviewed with the team earlier this week. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan was the offensive quality control coach from 2007 until 2010,...

Houston Texans’ Bill O’Brien Called ‘Outside the Box’ Head Coaching Candidate for New York Giants
January 6th, 2016 at 6:17 PM
Since the news broke of Tom Coughlin stepping down as the head coach of the New York Giants, everyone has made their case for which candidate they would want for the team. ***PHOTO1*** Thus far, four candidates have either interviewed or will interview this week and many think that more names should...