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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...

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...

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,...

New York Giants Awarded DT Louis Nix, CB Asa Jackson Off of Waivers
September 6th, 2015 at 1:14 PM
In what are two of several expected transactions on Sunday, the New York Giants have been awarded defensive tackle Louis Nix off of waivers from the Houston Texans and cornerback Asa Jackson off of waivers from the Baltimore Ravens. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson, who was cut by the Ravens on Saturday, has primarily served...

Madden 16 Battle Between Odell Beckham Jr., Charles James II to Be Featured on “Hard Knocks”
September 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have long managed to avoid appearing on HBO's "Hard Knocks," with team co-owner John Mara once going as far as to say it will only happen when he joins his Father, Wellington Mara, at the Pearly Gates. And while the show may not be in East...

New York Giants Sign Safety Stevie Brown, Who Says He’s “Excited” to Be Back
August 31st, 2015 at 11:57 AM
The New York Giants made official what we all expected on Monday, signing veteran safety Stevie Brown only a few short days after he had been released by the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** "Pretty exciting just being able to come back here -- seems like a position of need and it is a...

New York Giants Expected to Sign Safety Stevie Brown on Sunday: Report
August 29th, 2015 at 7:20 PM
The very moment veteran safety Stevie Brown was released by the Houston Texans, he expected to hear from the New York Giants. And as it turns out, they aim to please and have already reached out, scheduled a visit and are now expected to sign Brown. ***PHOTO1*** Kim Jones of FOX Sports...

Houston Texans Release Stevie Brown; Time for a New York Giants Reunion?
August 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Friday, the Houston Texans released veteran safety Stevie Brown ahead of the NFL's deadline to trim rosters down to 75 players. And the reasoning behind said release may, ultimately, pave the way for Brown's return to the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Not likely to make the Texans' 53-man roster, the team...