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Adam Schefter Believes New York Giants Will Make a Run at Ndamukong Suh
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The Detroit Lions opted not to place the franchise tag on defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on Monday, meaning the talented (and troubled) veteran will officially become an unrestricted free agent on March 10th. And his character issues aside, Suh is expected to have a large number of potential suitors and...

Miami Dolphins Expected to Pursue Safety Antrel Rolle Once Free Agency Begins
March 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Despite the New England Patriots' decision not to franchise Devin McCourty, the free agent market at safety will still be relatively thin in 2015. In fact, in addition to McCourty, the only other potentially available safety that's worth a high-cost investment is New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle. ***PHOTO1*** With the Giants...

New York Giants Release Center J.D. Walton
March 2nd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
In their second expected move of the day -- the first coming when they designated Jason Pierre-Paul as their non-exclusive franchise player -- the New York Giants have announced the release of center J.D. Walton. ***PHOTO1*** The release of Walton, who started all 16 games for the team at center in 2014,...

New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: No. 9 Pick Gives Big Blue Leverage with Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to your last full week without the unpredictability of NFL free agency. Expect big moves and big news to be made between now and that March 10th date with players like J.D. Walton on the chopping block and others, like Jon Beason,...

5 Possibilities for the N.Y. Giants’ 2015 Season — Betting Odds and Lines by Mybookie.ag
March 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 AM
Last year, the New York Giants unloaded a lot of cash, a heck of a lot more than they are normally known to do in the midst of free agency. Regardless, the team put up an abysmal 6-10 record, mainly due to the fact that they were ailing over quite...

Yahoo! Sports Mocks Kentucky DE/LB Bud Dupree to New York Giants at No. 9
March 1st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Nearly all NFL Draft experts expect Kentucky linebacker Bud Dupree to be a first-round pick, but most have him in the No. 12 - No. 24 range because of just how raw he still is. However, in their most recent mock draft, Yahoo! Sports has the 6-4, 267 lbs. tweener...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Sports 3 of Top 101 NFL Free Agents
March 1st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Welcome to the month of March, which brings with it the start of the new league year -- including the start of free agency -- in a little over a week. What that means, of course, is that things will soon kick into high...

Ex-Giants DT Chris Canty Released by Baltimore Ravens
February 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As it was reported on Friday, former New York Giants defensive tackle Chris Canty was released by the Baltimore Ravens in an effort to reduce their salary cap -- a move that will free up $2.66 million in cap space. ***PHOTO1*** The move appeared inevitable to most people that follow the Ravens,...

New York Giants Coaches, Teammates React to Release of Mathias Kiwanuka
February 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants officially announced that they had released veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka -- one of the last remaining holdovers from Super Bowl XLII. And although the move was expected, coaches and teammates still reacted with a bit of sadness to the move. After all, Kiwanuka...

Osi Umenyiora Wants to Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
February 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It seems as though quite some time has passed since the days of the destructive New York Giants pass rush that dominated Tom Brady and many other future Hall of Famers on its way to two Super Bowl titles. With Michael Strahan and Justin Tuck gone, the Giants have relied...

New York Giants Will Try to Sign Jason Pierre-Paul to Long-Term Deal Before Using Franchise Tag
February 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are planning to use the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul on March 2nd if they have to, but ideally, they won't reach that point and will, instead, sign him to a long-term deal before the franchise tag becomes necessary. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Although Schefter's report on the...

Atlanta Falcons Keeping Close Eye on New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul
February 21st, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants have not yet begun discussions with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul regarding a long-term contract, and at least one team -- the Atlanta Falcons -- are keeping a close on whether or not those talks begin/advance. ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Falcons are currently in a waiting...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

Giants Want Jason Pierre-Paul to Retire with Team & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
February 19th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium at the NFL Combine on Thursday for his annual press conference (see: tea) in a rather chipper and matter-of-fact mood. And among the things he discussed was his own contract security, desire to bring back defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, Ryan...

New York Giants Will Use Non-Exclusive Franchise Tag on Jason Pierre-Paul: Report
February 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants have a plan for what they want to do with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, and it will either keep him on the team in 2015 or net them two additional first-round picks. ***PHOTO1*** Steve Serby of the New York Post reports that Big Blue will place the non-exclusive...

Franchise Window Now Open: What Will New York Giants Do with Jason Pierre-Paul?
February 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Beginning on Monday and running through March 2nd, NFL franchises will have a brief window in which they can apply either the franchise tag or the transition tag to a pending free agent player of their choosing. For the New York Giants, their most likely option is defensive end Jason...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: No Need for Restructuring Victor Cruz’s Contract
February 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And congratulations on making it through two straight weeks without football. While things may continue to be slow over the next few days, the NFL Combine is now only right around the corner. And with the influx of Draft-related material slated to come your...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers Still Recovering from Torn Pectoral Muscle; No Return Date Set
February 13th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In his first year with the New York Giants, Robert Ayers was having a solid season and playing as one of the better defensive lineman before a torn pectoral muscle in the loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars in late November landed him on season-ending injured reserve. ***PHOTO1*** Ayers, who signed a two-year,...

Might the New York Giants Be a Potential Landing Spot for Greg Hardy?
February 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After spending 15 games on both the inactive list and the Commissioners exempt list in 2014 following the NFL's change in stance on domestic violence, Greg Hardy recently had all charges against him dismissed. However, despite that, he will not return to the Carolina Panthers in 2015 and thus will...