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Stevie Brown Progressing Well from ACL Surgery; Hopes to Sign Deal with New York Giants Soon
February 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The 2013 season didn't exactly play out like Stevie Brown had hoped for the New York Giants; especially since he didn't take part of it after tearing his ACL in the preseason against the New York Jets, which landed him on season-ending injured reserve (IR). Before then, he was on a...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Wants to See Better Selections in Middle Rounds of NFL Draft
January 10th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
The best way to compete in today's NFL is to have quality drafts and sprinkle in free agent signings to fill the remaining holes. When Jerry Reese first took over as General Manager of the New York Giants, he had a great draft in 2007. A draft that included immediate...

Reunion Between New York Giants, Kenny Phillips “Unlikely”
September 1st, 2013 at 7:00 AM
With Stevie Brown out for the season due to a torn ACL, and having released both Tyler Sash and David Caldwell on Saturday, the New York Giants now find themselves with only three safeties on their 53-man roster: Antrel Rolle, Ryan Mundy and Cooper Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** The trio, with the exception of...

Antrel Rolle Would “Absolutely” Want Kenny Phillips Back with New York Giants
August 27th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Shortly after the Philadelphia Eagles released safety Kenny Phillips on Sunday, he was on the phone with his former New York Giants teammate, Antrel Rolle. And although he stresses that the decision is not his to make, Rolle said, emphatically, that he would "absolutely" want Phillips back with Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** "Would...

Philadelphia Eagles Release SS Kenny Phillips; Could New York Giants Be Interested in Reunion?
August 26th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
On Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles released Kenny Phillips as part of their first roster cuts, as they got down from 90 players to 75. Phillips spent the first five years of his career with the New York Giants before deciding to sign with the Eagles this offseason. ***PHOTO1*** But Phillips' stint with...

Stevie Brown Tears ACL During Preseason Game Against New York Jets, Out for Season
August 25th, 2013 at 3:54 PM
The New York Giants' biggest fears following their preseason loss to the New York Jets have been confirmed. Adam Schefter reports that safety Stevie Brown has torn his ACL and will miss the entirety of the 2013-14 season. The Giants will now have to begin their search for his replacement. Brown...

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown: I’m Trying to Be a More Complete Safety
July 31st, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Stevie Brown was one of the few bright spots last season on a disappointing New York Giants defense that ranked 31st in the league. And with Kenny Phillips sidelined for a good portion of the season, Brown made the most of his opportunity. A former seventh-round pick in the 2010 NFL...

2013 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Safety
July 27th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
It's been well documented how terrible at times the New York Giants defense was, especially in the entire secondary, and came no surprise then the group finished with the 31st overall rank in 2012. Despite that, the group that may have actually had the most success last season in the secondary...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: All NFC East Quarterbacks are Elite
July 23rd, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The New York Giants have undergone several changes this offseason along with the rest of the NFC East. Giants safety Antrel Rolle sat down with Giants.com and shared his thoughts on the NFC East quarterbacks, the expectations of the secondary this season and how it feels to have Aaron Ross...

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown on Starting Safety Position: “It’s My Spot to Keep”
July 15th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
Evaluating the talent of prospective NFL players is far from an exact science. JaMarcus Russell was supposed to be the savior of the Oakland Raiders organization as a No. 1 draft pick and Victor Cruz was hardly on the radar for any New York Giants fan as a rookie out of...

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown: “I’m not Looking to Be One-Hit Wonder”
June 12th, 2013 at 2:25 PM
On a New York Giants defense that struggled with consistency in 2012, Stevie Brown was one of the few bright spots. Last summer, Brown was hopeful that he would just make the roster. Not only did he make the team, he emerged as a starter, as he was able to record...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Talks All Things Giants and More
June 6th, 2013 at 9:05 AM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle has never been short for words when he has publicly spoken to the media. He has always been a quote machine during his four years with the team, some of which comes from his normal weekly radio spot with WFAN New York radio hosts Joe...

Charles Woodson Returns to Sign with Oakland Raiders; New York Giants were Interested
May 21st, 2013 at 10:10 PM
It took over three months for Charles Woodson to find a new home after being released by the Green Bay Packers back in February. It's a home that Woodson knows very well. ***PHOTO1*** Jay Glazer from FOX Sports was the first one to break the news on Tuesday night that the 36-year-old...

New York Giants Safety Tyler Sash Views Stevie Brown’s Success in 2012 as an Inspiration
May 1st, 2013 at 4:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Kenny Phillips went down with a sprained MCL in week four against the Philadelphia Eagles last season, the New York Giants needed a player to step up and fill a gaping void Phillips left at safety. In today's passing league, it's imperative to possess a group of safeties...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle on the Departure of Kenny Phillips: “It Hurts Me Everyday”
May 1st, 2013 at 3:03 PM
The New York Giants selected Kenny Phillips in the first-round of the 2008 NFL Draft after the departure of Gibril WIlson left the team with a void in the defensive backfield. It took Phillips over half of a season to emerge as a starter, but he eventually made the most...

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown “Not Surprised” by His Success in 2012
April 29th, 2013 at 3:55 PM
Throughout the past two seasons, the New York Giants have benefited from players who have emerged from obscurity and vaulted themselves into the spotlight as essential aspects of the team's week-to-week game plan. In 2011, it was Victor Cruz who went on to break Amani Toomer's franchise record for receiving yards in...

NFL Draft 2013: Desmond Trufant Selected for New York Giants in Latest ESPN Mock Draft
April 24th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
We are less than 48 hours away from the 2013 NFL Draft. The New York Giants are less than 48 hours away from being on the clock with the number 19 pick in the first round. There have been many different opinions over the last month as far as who the...

New York Giants: Stevie Brown Signs Franchise Tender; One-Year, $2.02MM Deal for 2013
March 19th, 2013 at 6:19 PM
The New York Giants have their starting safety for 2013. Stevie Brown has signed his second-round franchise tender that the Giants placed upon him just before free agency started, which is for one-year and $2.02 million. "Signed, sealed, & delivered; comin back the #Giants chasing Championships Lets Go Big," Brown tweeted. Brown...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Kenny Phillips: I Will “Learn to Hate” the New York Giants
March 16th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants safety Kenny Phillips was an integral aspect of the team's 2011 Super Bowl championship. In fact, it was Phillips himself who knocked Tom Brady's final Hail Mary out of the air and onto the turf at Lucas Oil Stadium, just out of reach of Rob Gronkowski's desperate...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Safety Kenny Phillips
March 14th, 2013 at 4:14 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have comes to terms with former New York Giants safety Kenny Phillips on a one year contract. Although the Eagles have been in fire sale mode throughout the entire offseason, their acquisition of Phillips' services will provide them with a legitimate threat at safety that the team...