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Former Giants G/C Kevin Boothe, Oakland Raiders Agree to Two-Year, $3.4 Million Deal
March 17th, 2014 at 10:45 PM
On Monday, Kevin Boothe was the latest member of the New York Giants to make a visit with the Oakland Raiders. Terrell Thomas and Andre Brown also made visits but didn't sign, however, Justin Tuck did sign a two-year, $11 million deal with them last week. By the end of the...

New York Giants OL Kevin Boothe Visiting Oakland Raiders on Monday
March 17th, 2014 at 10:29 AM
The Oakland Raiders will continue their attempted purging of New York Giants' free agents on Monday as they're schedule to meet with offensive lineman Kevin Boothe. Previously, the team has also met with running back Andre Brown, cornerback Terrell Thomas and defensive end Justin Tuck, whom they subsequently signed to...

J.D. Walton Being Looked at as Potential Starting Center for New York Giants in 2014
March 17th, 2014 at 6:35 AM
Lost in the very, very busy first week of free agency of the NFL and for the New York Giants was their signing of former Denver Broncos center J.D. Walton.  Walton wasn't the attractive name on the market this winter like Alex Mack of the Cleveland Browns, Evan Dietrich-Smith who is...

New York Giants Likely Negotiating with Kevin Boothe; Have Expressed Interest in Ryan Wendell
March 16th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Early last week, Giants 101 reported that the New York Giants had been keeping an eye on New England Patriots center Ryan Wendell. On Saturday, that report was confirmed by ESPN, although the Internet publication noted that the Giants' interest in Wendell may have only been as a back-up plan...

New York Giants Show Heavy Focus on Offensive Line with Free Agency Looming
March 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the "legal tampering" window opened at noon on Saturday, initial news was that the New York Giants had reached out to/expressed interest in a number of cornerbacks (Alterraun Verner and Sam Shields), a pair of tight ends (Jermichael Finley and Andrew Quarless) and a defensive lineman (Arthur Jones), while...

New York Giants Offensive Line Issues: What About Will Beatty?
March 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As mock drafts are taking more permanent form and some lean towards an offensive lineman at No. 12 for the New York Football Giants, there remains a lingering question to the line’s woes from 2013. Where has the blame for left tackle Will Beatty gone? The 2009 2nd round (28th...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Geoff Schwartz, OL
March 7th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's no secret that thew New York Giants are going to attempt to improve their offensive line that was both extremely terrible and so severely injured that by the time Week 17 rolled around, it was a patch-job group mixed with second and third stringers along with a first-round draft...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Rebuilding Offensive Line is Big Blue’s No. 1 Focus
February 16th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After multiple snowstorms in the Northeast, power outages and widespread cabin fever, Sunday seems to be the first day in quite some time where the sun will be shining. Unfortunately, there's still no football, so allow us here at Giants 101 to satisfy that urge for early morning reading with...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Reflects on Rookie Season; Says He’ll Switch Positions If Team Asks
January 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants head into the 2014 offseason, they're faced with a multitude of questions and concerns. Perhaps most importantly however, is what to do with their offensive line, which was arguably the worst in the league and allowed quarterback Eli Manning to be sacked a career-high 39...

New York Giants Must Focus on Player Development in 2014
December 19th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
As if watching the New York Giants get shut-out by the Seattle Seahawks last Sunday wasn’t degrading enough, fans everywhere must continue to cope with the notion that they still have to endure two more weeks of this monstrosity of a season. On Sunday, offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride is still going...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: No Time for Us to Harp on Losses; Team Must Turn the Page
November 30th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
There’s no secret to head coach Tom Coughlin’s season philosophy of “one game at a time," but what about this season when all hope was vested on the greatest comeback/win streak in NFL history? It’s pretty much the same advice, just a change of focus for the New York Giants. Coughlin...

New York Giants’ David Baas Won’t Declare Himself Out Vs. Chiefs, but Needs “Time to Heal”
September 26th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants center David Baas missed practice for the second consecutive day on Thursday, but as the team gathered to speak with the media, the veteran lineman wouldn't declare himself out against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. However, Baas noted that he re-injured his neck badly in...

David Diehl Practices on Wednesday; Could Play for New York Giants Vs. Kansas City Chiefs
September 25th, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Back in late August, longtime Giants offensive lineman David Diehl needed surgery on his right thumb and would be forced to miss six weeks for recovery and rehab time. On Wednesday, the 33-year-old Diehl practiced for the first time for the Giants, the first time since August 21 and worked with...

New York Giants Will Soon Need to Rebuild Their Aging Offensive Line
September 24th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
The offensive line of the New York Giants wasn't supposed to be this bad, but yet, they are, and it's become a serious issue for the team through the first three weeks of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Last season, the unit held up for the most part and at times, played really well...

New York Giants Must Solve Turnover Problem Beginning with the Men up Front
September 21st, 2013 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Football is a game that’s won in the trenches, but possession of that rock is an asset that anyone would agree is one to have in your team’s favor, every time. Basic philosophy that has, for some reason, gone out of bounds in the first two games from the...

New York Giants’ Kevin Boothe Shocked by Line Being Out of Sync; Hoping for Better Play
September 20th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Over the last two weeks, the unit of the New York Giants that has taken the most criticism has been the offensive line, which may have had one of their worst performances in recent time against the Denver Broncos this past Sunday. The line was a major reason why the running...

New York Giants’ David Baas Hoping, Preparing to Play Sunday Vs. Denver Broncos
September 12th, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Ever since injuring his knee in the second week of the preseason against the Indianapolis Colts last month, New York Giants starting center David Baas has been focusing on getting back for the regular season. Baas was unable to play for the Giants this past Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, as...

David Baas, Damontre Moore Return to Practice for New York Giants
September 11th, 2013 at 1:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Although listed on the pre-practice injury report, center David Baas (knee) and defensive end Damontre Moore (shoulder) joined defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul (back) and wide receiver Victor Cruz (heel) as participants at New York Giants practice on Wednesday. Moore, a third-round pick in April's draft, has spent a large majority...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: What to Watch For
August 29th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
In the blink of an eye, the preseason is over. After Thursday night's match-up between the New York Giants and New England Patriots, the next time either take the field, it will count. As such, each team goes into this game with one thing in mind: remain healthy. But for...

New York Giants Shift Kevin Boothe Back to Center; Promote James Brewer to Left Guard
August 26th, 2013 at 5:51 PM
It's been a bit of musical chairs for the New York Giants offensive line this summer due to the injury bug hitting them before the season started. With both David Baas and David Diehl's injuries, it gave Jim Cordle a chance to shine at the center position this past weekend...