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New York Giants Worked Out Cornerback Derek Cox, 12 Others on Tuesday
November 12th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
With Tuesday being the typical workout day for the New York Giants, you would think they would have a running back or two in due to Michael Cox suffering a fractured leg and Peyton Hillis suffering a concussion against the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** But, oddly enough, the Giants didn't...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Ranked No. 3 Head Coach in NFL by Sporting News
June 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is one of the very best -- that's not often something heard around New York because of some rollercoaster years, but a reality nonetheless. And in a recent list compiled by Sporting News, Coughlin has finally been recognized as one of the NFL's...

Should Johnny Manziel Fall to No. 12, New York Giants Would Strongly Consider Him: Report
May 8th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has slowly become a focal point of the 2014 NFL Draft. There have been reports about the Dallas Cowboys targeting him aggressively, as well as reports that he has no desire to play for either the Houston Texans or Jacksonville Jaguars. But what about the...

New York Giants Have Sixth-Easiest 2014 Schedule Based on Winning Percentage
February 20th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As we await the frenzy that is free agency, a second glance at the New York Giants' 2014 opponents revealed that the Giants may have an easier road to the playoffs in 2014 than in recent seasons. ***PHOTO1*** According to researchers at ESPN, the Giants have the sixth-easiest schedule in 2014. Based...

Washington Redskins May Target Linval Joseph in Free Agency
February 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Although widely considered to be one of the New York Giants' top offseason priorities, defensive tackle Linval Joseph appears destined to make it to the March 11th start of free agency where he'll be highly coveted by a number of teams. Among them, writes Mark Bullock of the Washington Post,...

Debate: Does Tom Coughlin Deserve to Be Fired as New York Giants Head Coach?
October 13th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
In previous weeks, the "fire Tom Coughlin" as New York Giants head coach chant has been heard quite a bit. It got going in Week 3 after the Giants were embarrassed 38-0 by the Carolina Panthers -- a game in which many people felt that the team simply quit on the...

Giants’ Poor Play Hurting Strip Club Industry; One NYC Club Will No Longer Air Their Games
October 7th, 2013 at 1:55 PM
Some fans choose Buffalo Wild Wings and others choose a local strip club. Whatever the venue of choice, it's no secret that men often find clubs and bars in which to watch Sunday football games. Unfortunately for some New York City area strip clubs, the New York Giants' 0-5 start...

John Coughlin, Brother of New York Giants Coach Tom Coughlin, Passes Away
September 18th, 2013 at 1:30 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin may have been in a fiery mood during his Wednesday press conference, but we now know he has something traumatic weighing on his mind. It was revealed earlier today that his younger brother, John Coughlin, passed away unexpectedly on Monday night at Hackensack...

Catapult Sports Adds New York Giants to Growing Client List; On-Field GPS Tracking to Be Implemented
August 14th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The New York Giants are among a short list of the newest clients to use Catapult Sports' on-field GPS tracking service. They join the Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles and St. Louis Rams as the only seven teams in the NFL to use the product,...

New York Giants CB Aaron Ross Embracing Role as Veteran Leader for Defensive Backs
August 9th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
When the Jacksonville Jaguars released Aaron Ross in a salary cap move over the winter, it made sense for the New York Giants to want to bring him back into the fold, and he wound up being one of the very first free agents the team signed back in March. ***PHOTO1*** Now,...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Firing of Tom Coughlin Ranked as One of 10 Worst Firings in NFL History
June 3rd, 2013 at 12:15 PM
From May into June, the laundry list of lists (no pun intended) continues. This time, by way of CBS Sports, it's the "Top 10 Worst Head Coach Firings in NFL History" list. And sitting squarely at No. 7 is the Jacksonville Jaguars' firing of then head coach Tom Coughlin, who,...

Former Dallas Cowboys Fan, Kyle Bosworth, Ready to Do Whatever New York Giants Ask of Him
May 31st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Growing up, linebacker Kyle Bosworth was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys -- an NFC East rival of his current team, the New York Giants. But the fourth-year player out of UCLA has no issues with that, and says his "love" of the star has dissipated and he'd "just love...

New York Giants Sign Former Jacksonville Jaguars LB Kyle Bosworth, Nephew of Brian Bosworth
May 29th, 2013 at 8:10 PM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants signed linebacker Kyle Bosworth, first reported Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News. "New Giants LB Kyle Bosworth is the nephew of the original "Boz" -- former NFL LB Brian Bosworth. NYG," he tweeted. Bosworth was originally an undrafted free agent that signed by the...

New York Giants’ Aaron Ross Says Corey Webster Will “Bounce Back” in 2013
April 28th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross may have taken a "paid vacation" to play for the Jacksonville Jaguars during the 2012 season, but that doesn't mean Ross stopped paying attention to how his former teammates in New York were performing. ***PHOTO1*** Last offseason, Ross left the Giants to sign a three-year, $9.75...

New York Giants CB Aaron Ross Calls Time in Jacksonville “A Paid Vacation” & Then Apologizes
April 5th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross cashed in on his relatively productive 2011 campaign last offseason by signing a three year, $15.3 million contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars. After taking the starting reigns following Terrell Thomas' ACL tear, Ross filled in admirably and helped the Giants win their second Super...

New York Giants: Aaron Ross Gets No. 31 Back; Will Hill Switches to No. 25 for 2013
March 22nd, 2013 at 3:00 PM
When cornerback Aaron Ross departed after 2011 to the Jacksonville Jaguars, safety Will Hill took his old number. Ross wore the No. 31 with the New York Giants from 2007-2011 and, in fact, it's the same number Ross has when he went to the University of Texas. During his one and...

Aaron Ross on New York Giants Return: “I was Ready to Come Home”
March 15th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Just minutes before free agency kicked off on Tuesday at 4 PM, the New York Giants made their first move of the day by bringing back an old name. The Giants brought back former cornerback Aaron Ross on a one-year deal to add depth to a secondary that struggled in...

New York Giants Sign Cornerback Aaron Ross
March 12th, 2013 at 3:50 PM
As Giants 101 speculated last week, cornerback Aaron Ross is on his way back to the Big Apple, having agreed to terms with the New York Giants. The signing will become official sometime later this week pending a passed physical. ***PHOTO1*** With question marks surrounding Corey Webster, the heath of Prince Amukamara...

Might New York Giants Target Old Friend Aaron Ross?
March 9th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Only a year after signing a three-year, $15.3 million deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, cornerback Aaron Ross once against finds himself without a home. The team, which is currently in full-fledged rebuilding mode, released the veteran corner on Friday, along with safety Dawan Landry. However, there is a possibility that...

Report: New York Giants Could Have Interest in Linebacker Daryl Smith
March 2nd, 2013 at 1:30 PM
Could the New York Giants possibly set their sights on free agent linebacker Daryl Smith? They are in the market for a linebacker or two, and Smith, who was rated the #1 free agent linebacker by Pro Football Focus, would make sense. On Friday, a Florida Times-Union report suggested the union...