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Ryan Torain not Tendered, but New York Giants Would Like Him Back
March 12th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants handed out tenders to their restricted free agents (RFA) on Monday, running back Ryan Torain wasn't invited to the party. Co-Owner John Mara said the team would not tender the veteran, making him an unrestricted free agent (UFA), but that they "would like him back." ***PHOTO1*** After...

New York Giants Inform Kregg Lumkin, Justin Tryon They Will not Be Re-Signed
March 8th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
For running back Kregg Lumpkin and defensive back Justin Tryon, their tenure with the New York Giants is up. The team has informed the agents of each player that they will not be re-signed, and to begin shopping them around in preparation for free agency. Lumpkin was originally signed by the...

New York Giants Focused on Making Running Game a Strength Again
March 3rd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
For the New York Giants, their offseason priorities remain in the trenches and getting them improved and somewhat revamped. On the offensive side of the ball, it begins obviously with the line. Keeping the offensive captain not only upright, but giving Eli Manning valuable time in the pocket will benefit...

New York Giants Need to Get Back to Basics in 2013
February 3rd, 2013 at 1:15 PM
The New York Football Giants are one of the oldest (Est. 1925) and most storied organizations in the NFL. Although they are the proud owners of eight Championship titles (3rd in among all NFL franchises), only four of them are Lombardi/ Super Bowl titles. To football heads, this is a...

New York Giants Free Agent Contract Focus: Where is It?
January 19th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
The looming schedule post-Super Bowl will officially begin next on February 18th when organizations can officially place the franchise tag on players if they so choose up until March 4th. Bear in mind that a team can only franchise one player per year and it can be revoked and placed...

Ahmad Bradshaw Dealing with Sprained Knee & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 12th, 2012 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his weekly press conference on Wednesday in a relatively good mood, although he (as usual) seemed highly focused on the upcoming game against the Atlanta Falcons. But before diving into too much chatter about them, he opted to get...

Brandon Jacobs Admits Grass Isn’t Always Greener; Only Willing to Play for New York Giants
December 11th, 2012 at 10:37 AM
For seven long years, running back Brandon Jacobs was the heart and soul of the New York Giants. And although some of his actions were questionable at best (see: throwing his helmet into the stands), he was beloved by all New Yorkers. That's what made his divorce from the team...

San Francisco 49ers Done with Former New York Giants Running Back Brandon Jacobs
December 10th, 2012 at 5:11 PM
Brandon Jacobs may be headed for a reunion with the New York Giants, as Kyle Bonagura of CBSsports.com reports that Brandon Jacobs is no longer a member of the San Francisco 49ers. We've not yet heard that they've officially released him, but he has cleaned out his locker and the...

New York Giants Offense Must Carry Its Weight Against New Orleans Saints
December 7th, 2012 at 2:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants have their backs to the wall on Sunday. A loss to the 5-7 New Orleans Saints could strip Big Blue of the division lead and throw them into the blood bath that is the NFC Wild Card race. To preserve control of their Super Bowl defense,...

New York Giants’ Ryan Torain: ‘Anxious to Help Any Way I Can’
November 30th, 2012 at 7:45 AM
The New York Giants pride themselves on adding players who serve multiple roles, but more importantly, players that have a team-first attitude. And when they signed former Washington Redskins running back Ryan Torain earlier this week, that's exactly what they got. ***PHOTO1*** Coming in after a long layoff, Torain knows he's merely...

New York Giants Sign Ryan Torain, Waive Selvish Capers, Terminate Joe Martinek from Practice Squad
November 28th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
As anticipated, the New York Giants signed not only Kregg Lumpkin on Tuesday, but former Washington Redskins running back Ryan Torain as well. Torain and Lumpkin were part of a vast group of running backs who had worked out for the Giants in recent weeks, joining Joseph Addai, Rock Cartwright, Ryan...

New York Giants Likely to Sign Former Redskins RB Ryan Torain After Signing Kregg Lumpkin
November 27th, 2012 at 3:41 PM
Not content to let newly signed Kregg Lumpkin back up Ahmad Bradshaw and David Wilson, the New York Giants are reported to be preparing to bring in Ryan Torain, who last played for this week's opponent the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** Jason La Canfora tweets that "it sounds like the Giants will in...

New York Giants Will Sign Running Back Kregg Lumpkin
November 27th, 2012 at 1:42 PM
Even prior to Andre Brown breaking his leg and being placed in Injured Reserve (designated to return), the New York Giants held workouts for a number of running backs including Joseph Addai and Ryan Torian. On Tuesday, they had some of those same players return for another private workout, but...