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Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul on Future: If It’s up to Me, I’d Be a Giant for Life
December 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When you ask New York Giants fans if they want Jason Pierre-Paul back and locked up to a long-term contract, you get a mixed reaction. ***PHOTO1*** You get the one set of fans who look at the sack numbers, see the single-digit sack numbers ever since his breakout season in 2011, and...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Named NFC Player of the Week for Performance Vs. Titans
December 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's been quite a while sine the New York Giants drafted a linebacker with actual play-making ability, but they finally may have found that in Devon Kennard, who thus far, is looking more and more like a guy who will stick on this team for a long time. ***PHOTO1*** After Sunday's 36-7...

Giants’ Perry Fewell on Damontre Moore: “He Won’t Be an Every Down Defender for Us”
December 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
One of the greatest mysteries of the New York Giants' abysmal 2014 campaign has been the play, or lack thereof, of second-year defensive end Damontre Moore. Fans and coaches alike anticipated a breakout year after an eventful preseason, but now with the season essentially in the books, it appears as...

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...

Old New York Giants Fears Come to a Close as Washington Redskins Bench Robert Griffin III
November 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In the latest in a string of developments happening around the Washington Redskins camp, head coach Jay Gruden announced that he intends to start quarterback Colt McCoy over incumbent Robert Griffin III for their matchup Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** "I just think [Griffin] needs a little bit more time in...

New York Giants Would Be Confident Enough in Jason Pierre-Paul to Use Him at Tight End
September 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Since being the New York Giants' No. 1 draft selection in 2010 (15th overall), defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has been a big help to the Giants defensive line, and with the offseason departure of Justin Tuck this year, JPP has been given more responsibility on the line. ***PHOTO1*** After playing only 11...

New York Giants DE Damontre Moore Admits to Being ‘Out of Control’ During Loss Vs. Lions
September 9th, 2014 at 2:30 PM
Damontre Moore got an early chance to make a possibly big play for the New York Giants defense in the first quarter, but ultimately, it backfired big time. ***PHOTO1*** It was a 3rd and 9 play for the Lions offense and an obvious passing situation with the Giants pass rush trying to...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Tells Stephen a. Smith: We Will Win the NFC East
September 5th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
There's been a lot of people who think that the New York Giants are headed for doom and gloom in the 2014 season and for a mirror image of the horrors they had in 2013, which was the first losing season they had in 10 years. ***PHOTO1*** With people looking to take...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Feels He Can Have His Best NFL Season at 31
August 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Mathias Kiwanuka has always been a team player since being drafted by the New York Giants eight years ago and no matter what they've asked him to do, whether it be play defensive end or linebacker, or even going as far as taking a paycut to help the team land...

Michael Strahan Caps Off “Improbable” NFL Career with Emotional Hall of Fame Speech
August 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After nearly three long hours on Saturday night -- all of which were enjoyable in their own right -- the time finally came for retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan to close the show. It was his moment, and after a tremendous introduction by long-time friend Jay Glazer,...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: David Tyree Still Coming Under Heavy Anti-Religious Fire
July 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue returns to the practice field today and will wear full pads for the very first time in training camp. Today also marks the official one-week countdown until the very first game of the year. In an effort to pass some time prior...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Says He’s Now 110%, but Admits Contract Status is Weighing on Him
July 24th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As recently as mid-June, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul said he was not yet 100% and still had minor, but lingering, back issues. Fast forward a little more than a month and not only has JPP declared himself clear of all lingering injuries, but the now-275 lbs. defensive...

New York Giants Among “Toughest Teams to Read” Heading into Training Camp
July 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2014 New York Giants are going to look drastically different than the 2013 New York Giants, but will major overhauls and personnel changes yield different results? At this stage of the game, it's almost impossible to tell. And when you factor in veteran players coming off of injury plagued...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Expects to Have a Breakout Season in 2014
July 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's been a relatively rough offseason for New York Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka. It began with a forced pay cut -- something that, admittedly, made him very angry with the team -- and continued when he was named the "most overrated" member of Big Blue. But despite the doubt...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Can Rashad Jennings Be Glue for Big Blue?
July 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! And Happy Independence Day to you as well! As you gear up for friends, family, parties and fireworks, we offer you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. Enjoy! ***VIDEO1*** Can Rashad Jennings Be the Glue That Holds Giants' Offense Together? When it comes to...

NFL Network Lists New York Giants’ Eli Manning as Face of Franchise; Antrel Rolle “Next in Line”
July 1st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While ESPN firmly believes New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is the most overpaid player in the NFL, the league's own network thinks much more highly of him. And on Monday, NFL Network named Eli Manning -- who is the obvious choice -- the Giants' "Face of the Franchise." ***VIDEO1*** Whenever a...

Oakland Raiders’ Justin Tuck: “I Am Still Surprised I’m not a New York Giant”
June 30th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
It's been nearly four months since Justin Tuck signed with the Oakland Raiders, but despite going through the offseason workout program with his new team, the veteran defensive end is still adjusting to his new surroundings. And after nine seasons as a member of the New York Giants, being allowed...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Optimistic About Defense, Excited to Have “New Tools”
June 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Although much of the offseason focus has been spent on the New York Giants' new-look offense, there's no denying the defense has had quite an overhaul as well. Gone are players like Justin Tuck, Corey Webster and Linval Joseph, while new faces like Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Walter Thurmond III, Jameel McClain...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Says He’s not Yet 100%, but Ready to “Shut up” His Critics
June 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is tired of hearing about the player he used to be and admits his goal for 2014 is to "shut up" his many loud critics -- critics that have actually started to get into his head. ***VIDEO1*** "I got something to prove this year, and...

Sports on Earth Ranks New York Giants’ Front Seven as One of Worst in NFL
June 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For the first time in several years, there's some hype surrounding the New York Giants' current crop of linebackers. Meanwhile, the team also has defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul returning to health, a more experienced Damontre Moore impressing during practice and a young up-start in Johnathan Hankins. But despite all that,...