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New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on Jason Pierre-Paul
February 27th, 2017 at 6:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jason PIerre-Paul - © USA TODAY Sports Images Follow @BigBlueInteract NEW YORK GIANTS PLACE FRANCHISE TAG ON JASON PIERRE-PAULâ?¦The New York Giants have placed the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. The Franchise tag tender guarantees Pierre-Paul a 1-year contract worth approximately $17 million. But Pierre-Paul...

Breaking news: New York Giants franchise tag JPP, per report
February 27th, 2017 at 5:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants will apply the franchise tag to Jason Pierre-Paul, per a report from Pro Football Talk. Based on an anticipated salary cap of $168 million for 2017, the tag will cost the Giants roughly $17 million. Pierre-Paul, seeking a...

2017 NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Carlos Watkins, DT, Clemson
February 27th, 2017 at 1:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images Normally if a player leads a National Championship team -- that also happened to be one of the very best defenses in college football -- in sacks, he gets plenty of recognition in the draft process. Especially if he enters...

Sheldon Richardson rumors: Giants an unlikely trade partner for Jets
February 27th, 2017 at 12:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sheldon RichardsonPhoto by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images The New York Jets will "almost certainly" try to trade defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson rather than be on the hook for his $8.069 million fifth-year option in 2017, per a report from ESPN. As we continue to meander our...

Alshon Jeffery won’t get franchise tag from Bears — report
February 27th, 2017 at 9:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Alshon JefferyAaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports Alshon Jeffery, who could be the top wide receiver on the free agent market next month, reportedly will not receive the franchise tag from the Chicago Bears. That means the 27-year-old is likely to reach the open market. The New York...

Five things to know, 2/27: The Combine is coming, and more Giants’ news
February 27th, 2017 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Eli Apple runs the 40 during last year's Scouting Combine.Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports Good morning, New York Giants fans! Here are five things you need to know to get your week started the right way. The Combine's coming! The 2017 NFL Scouting Combine begins this week....

How to win free agency — ex-NFL executive lays out the rules
February 26th, 2017 at 10:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** Larry WarfordJeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports How do you use NFL free agency to help your team improve? Well, you don't just blindly throw money around to the players with the best stats or the most recognizable names. You need a plan, based on your budget, your...

Jason Pierre-Paul rumors: Salary projections, landings spots, franchise tag
February 25th, 2017 at 12:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jason Pierre-PaulBrad Penner-USA TODAY Sports There are only a couple of weeks until NFL free agency begins. With that in mind, let's gets caught up on some of the buzz revolving around New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. John Clayton's low-ball projection ESPN's John Clayton...

New York Giants’ top 10 failed first-round draft choices
February 25th, 2017 at 10:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Every Giants' fan that follows the team closely understands that there are plums that can be extracted from the later rounds. And past rosters are full of them: LB Pat Hughes (Round 9), DE's Justin Tuck (3) and George Martin (11),...

Where did that JPP deal go?
February 24th, 2017 at 3:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants Podcast Posted on February 24, 2017 Where did that JPP deal go? Where did the JPP deal go? Other free agent targets, & and all things NYG. Bleedbigblue ... Read Original Post at http://bleedbigblue.com/jpp-deal-go/ Sports...