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Suspected Killer of NYPD Officer Brian Moore is Cousin of Ex-New York Giant
May 4th, 2015 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The cousin of former New York Giants cornerback Kory Blackwell is the suspected killer of NYPD officer Brian Moore, who was officially pronounced dead on Monday morning after fighting for his life in the hospital. The suspect's name is Demetrius Blackwell and he has been identified as the cousin of...

Early Betting Odds, Predictions Do not Favor 2015 New York Giants
April 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Entering a win-or-bust season, the last thing the New York Giants can afford is another sub-.500 season or even a 9-7 season in which they miss the playoffs. Rather, Big Blue has to at least make the playoffs and be competitive for ownership to even consider holding off on the...

Ex-Giants Da’Rel Scott, Nate Collins Sign with CFL’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers
April 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Seven former members of the New York Giants participated in the league's first ever Veteran Combine back in late March, but not a single one of them has since been signed to an NFL contract. However, that does not mean their football careers have ended, as the Combine helped spark...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Gus Bradley Offers High Praise for New York Giants LB J.T. Thomas
March 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker J.T. Thomas is coming off the best season of his young career. Thomas, 26, had 84 tackles, five passes defended, two interceptions and two forced fumbles this past year. And not only did Thomas prove he could play; he proved he could play all three linebacker...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Expects “One or Two” Teams in Los Angeles by 2016
March 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Rumors of a return to Los Angeles for the NFL have picked up steam this offseason, but so far, the talks have been just that -- “rumors.” There have a few different teams who have been connected to a potential future relocation to LA. Those teams include the Oakland Raiders,...

J.T. Thomas Brings “Aggressive” Play, Thirst for Creating Turnovers to New York Giants
March 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
"Aggressive" is a term that's been thrown around by a few New York Giants free agent additions so far this offseason. Previously, it was wide receiver/kick returner Dwayne Harris, who boasted about his love of laying down some big hits when the opportunity presents itself. But for newly signed linebacker...

New York Giants Have Agreed to Terms with Linebacker J.T. Thomas
March 10th, 2015 at 6:10 PM
The New York Giants and middle linebacker J.T. Thomas (Jacksonville Jaguars) have agreed to terms on a three-year deal. He is their fifth free agent "signing" (once they all become official) since the new league year began at 4:00 PM EST on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Thomas, a sixth-round pick of the Chicago Bears...

New York Giants’ John Mara Wanted to “Fire Everybody” Following Loss to Jacksonville Jaguars
December 31st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
In a season where the New York Giants had a lot of tough losses in their 6-10 season, the one that may been the ultimate slap to the face for their season was their 25-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars back in late November. ***PHOTO1*** The loss, which put them at 3-9...

Jameel McClain Says New York Giants Have Learned to “Trust Each Other”
December 25th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
What were some of the biggest issues facing the New York Giants during the early part of the season and then during their lengthy losing streak? Well, if you were to ask linebacker Jameel McClain, he'd tell you it was a lack of trust. But now, with the team on...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “I Am not Going to Cower to the Adversity”
December 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier this week, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin referred to the 2014 season as "miserable" -- a fitting description given everything that has gone on. Yet, despite his frustrations, Coughlin said on Friday that he refuses to cower to the adversity, will not give up and won't quit...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Misses Practice Wednesday & Thursday; Expects to Play Sunday
December 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings has missed a good portion of the season due to injury, but in Big Blue's most recent loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars, they had significant success in the first half and that success was heavily attributed to the play of Jennings. In the...

Mark Herzlich the Third New York Giants Player to Play with Concussion: Report
December 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As if the New York Giants don't have enough injury problems to begin with, it appears as if they've missed three concussions over the past five weeks, sending each of those three players back into the game. ***PHOTO1*** The first was running back Peyton Hillis and the second was linebacker Jacquian Williams,...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh: “No Doubt, I Am Playing This Week”
December 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As injuries continue to mount for the New York Giants, who now have 20 players on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR), at least one player is fighting hard to return. And when speaking to the media on Wednesday, offensive lineman Justin Pugh (quad) guaranteed he will return to the field on...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 14
December 3rd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Week 13 of the NFL regular season is now officially in the books and the league continues to be as unpredictable as ever. The Green Bay Packers were able to cool off the previously red hot New England Patriots, while the Denver Broncos seemed to make easy work of the...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 13
December 2nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 9.88 Points Last Game: 23.52 Points Like the rest of his...

Frustrated New York Giants Lacking Answers, Excuses Following 7th Consecutive Loss
December 1st, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Over the course of seven straight weeks and six consecutive losses, the New York Giants continued to preach "finish" and "fight." And, at least in some cases, the team did fight, but they had failed to finish each and every time. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars, things hit rock bottom...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers Suffered Torn Pectoral Muscle; Done for Rest of 2014: Report
December 1st, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The New York Giants already had 14 players on season-ending injured reserve. They're about to get their 15th player on that unfortunate list. ***PHOTO1*** Giants defensive end and current sack leader Robert Ayers left Sunday's 25-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars with a pectoral injury and it was feared that he could...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings at a Loss for Words Following 25-24 Defeat at Hands of Jaguars
December 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Coming into Sunday, the New York Giants were hoping to end their six-game losing streak against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Unfortunately, the Giants allowed the 1-10 Jaguars to stick around and, eventually, let the game slip away from them. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue was only able scored three points in the second half after...

Tom Coughlin Will not Retire; “Absolutely” Wants to Remain Head Coach of New York Giants
December 1st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Following a humiliating 25-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon, former NFL head coach and current league analyst, Tony Dungy, said it was time for New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin to step down from his position and walk away from the team. ***PHOTO1*** "I think that you start...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.: “We Should Have Kept the Pedal to the Metal”
December 1st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
In a game that many believed the New York Giants would be able to perform at a high level and handily walk away with a victory, Big Blue was, instead, handed a crushing 25-24 defeat by the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Big Blue appeared to be in control from the beginning, pulling out...