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New York Giants’ Cooper Taylor Will Need Surgery on Foot; James Brewer Out Vs. Jets
August 20th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
New York Giants safety Cooper Taylor was hoping to go the route of linebacker Jon Beason after suffering a sesamoid fracture in his foot last week, but head coach Tom Coughlin revealed on Wednesday that's not going to be the case. Rather, Taylor's fracture requires surgery and will likely land...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III: Referees “Trying to Prove a Point” with New Rules
August 15th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
On paper the New York Giants secondary appears to be the strength of the team, both in terms of skill and depth. On the field however, they may not necessarily be as dominant as they would like. After a one-sided Super Bowl in which the top-rated defense trounced the top...

New York Giants Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Preseason Week 1 Preview
August 8th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
After what felt like an eternity, the New York Giants are already preparing for their second preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Time sure does fly, doesn't it? Nevertheless, Big Blue will return to MetLife Stadium for the first time in 2014 to host the aforementioned Steelers and Eli Manning's...

Giants’ Eric Herman Suspended 4 Games for Violating NFL’s Performance-Enhancing Drugs Policy
August 8th, 2014 at 1:15 PM
New York Giants offensive lineman Eric Herman will join a long list of Giants who have recently been suspended for one reason or another, as he's now been hit with a four-game ban for violating the league's performance-enhancing drugs policy. ***VIDEO1*** "The NFL requires a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) for permission to...

New York Giants Vs. Buffalo Bills: Hall of Fame Game Analysis
August 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Football finally returned on Sunday night as the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills opened the 2014 season with the annual Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. The pregame festivities were worth writing home about, while the game itself was played much cleaner than you might expect for the first...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Special Teams
July 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Have Shown No Interest in CB Brandon Flowers: Report
June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he was released by the Kansas City Chiefs last week, social media exploded with the ever-predictable question: should the New York Giants kick the tires on cornerback Brandon Flowers? ***VIDEO1*** After an offseason in which much of their time and money was spent on revamping their secondary, it seems...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin, Antrel Rolle Don’t Mince Words When It Comes to Will Hill, Jayron Hosley
June 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin and defensive captain Antrel Rolle are not at all pleased with the recent drug-related suspensions of cornerback Jayron Hosley and recently released safety Will Hill. In fact, it's safe to say they're pretty pissed off and minced no words when discussing each situation...

Jayron Hosley Apologizes to Giants Management, Teammates & Fans; Has Been in Drug Counseling
June 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Like Will Hill before him, New York Giants cornerback Jayron Hosley wasted no time in facing the music over his recent four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. He stepped up to the microphone on Thursday and, unprompted, offered an apology to management, his teammates and the fans. ***VIDEO1*** "I want...

New York Giants Will Host Former South Carolina CB Victor Hampton for a Visit Next Week
June 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After choosing to forego his senior year of eligibility at South Carolina, cornerback Victor Hampton declared for the 2014 NFL Draft hoping and believing he'd be a late-round pick. However, a poor showing at the NFL Combine, lack of size and some off-field issues ultimately led to Hampton going undrafted....

New York Giants’ Jayron Hosley Suspended Four Games for Violating NFL’s Substance Abuse Policy
June 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants cornerback Jayron Hosley has been suspended for the first four games of the 2014 NFL season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, the team announced on Wednesday. ***VIDEO1*** Hosley, a 2012 third-round pick, is the second Giants defensive back to be suspended for violating the league's substance-abuse policy over...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Challenges Dominique-Rodgers Cromartie to Become Best CB in NFL
May 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle is intimately familiar with the team's brand new cornerback, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. The two played together with the Arizona Cardinals and Rolle knows DRC has, at times, played like the premiere cornerback in the league. Now, fresh off of a mega deal with Big Blue,...

Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

Is Impact of New York Giants’ Improved Secondary on Pass Rush Being Underestimated?
April 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ahhhh, “You can never have enough pass rushers.” While true, the impact that a dominating New York Giants’ secondary can have on a defensive line shouldn’t go overlooked. An opposing quarterback still needs someone to throw to. If his receivers are covered and/or blanketed and timing is off, so is...

New York Giants Sign CB Zack Bowman to One-Year Deal
March 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's taken longer than expected, but the New York Giants and cornerback Zack Bowman (Chicago Bears), who is in East Rutherford today, have finally agreed on a one-year deal. Although it remains somewhat unclear as to why it's taken the two sides so long to come to this agreement, it has...

New York Giants, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Agree to 5-Year, $39 Million Deal
March 17th, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The New York Giants have been searching for a top cornerback in free agency, and on Monday they landed one. Adam Schefter reports that the Giants and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie have agreed to a five-year, $39  million deal with $15 million guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Rodgers-Cromartie was viewed as the best free agent available following the first few days of players...

Comparing Potential New York Giants Draft Targets: Darqueze Dennard Vs. Justin Gilbert
January 6th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As we head into the offseason of what was a disappointing 2013-2014 season for the New York Giants, there is some work to do. The Giants will be looking to fill several holes in this May's NFL Draft and one of those holes is at cornerback, where they are in...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Missed Practice After Experiencing Swelling in Knee
December 26th, 2013 at 1:45 PM
As if the New York Giants didn't have enough injury issues entering the final week of the season, wide receiver Rueben Randle missed practice on Thursday after experiencing swelling in his knee. "I don't want to miss this game," Randle said after practice. With Randle now sidelined, and Victor Cruz out for...

With Safety Will Hill Emerging, What Should New York Giants Do with Pending Free Agent Stevie Brown?
December 7th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Since returning from his four-game NFL suspension earlier this season, New York Giants safety Will Hill has indeed made a positive impact in the defensive backfield. The second-year New Jersey native has come back this season with a fire in his belly. General Manager Jerry Reese gave the rookie free...