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Linval Joseph Played 2013 Season with Torn Labrum; Hid Injury from New York Giants
July 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2013 New York Giants were one of the most injured teams in NFL history and it was actually worse than anyone knew. Even the Giants themselves. ***VIDEO1*** Now with the Minnesota Vikings after signing a five-year, $31.5 million deal early in free agency, defensive tackle Linval Joseph admits he played the...

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...

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...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Can Eli Manning Rejoin the Elite Ranks?
June 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! As we gear up for another long week of no football, we offer you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Bob Robustelli Wins Wellington Mara Award Bobby Robustelli, a coach in the Springdale Little League for the last 29 years, was honored by...

New York Giants DT Jay Bromley: “The Goal is to Be the Best at My Position”
June 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants rookie defensive tackle Jay Bromley may already be somewhat of a forgotten man, but if his desire and determination have anything to do with it, that's not something that's going to last. ***VIDEO1*** While the Big Blue world focuses on the loss of Linval Joseph and the upcoming defensive...

New York Giants’ Markus Kuhn Quietly Made Big Impression During Offseason Workouts
June 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Linval Joseph left and signed with the Minnesota Vikings early on in free agency, the common belief was that 2013 second-round pick, Johnathan Hankins, would immediately step in and take over at defensive tackle for the New York Giants. And although he's had an impressive Spring, it's not a...

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...

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,...

Is Johnathan Hankins the New York Giants’ Secret Superstar?
May 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
While much of the offseason focus was spent on the significance of the New York Giants losing Linval Joseph (Minnesota Vikings), the value of young defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins went vastly overlooked. Well, with the exception of the boys over at Pro Football Focus, who have actually listed Hankins as...

2014 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select Syracuse DT Jay Bromley
May 9th, 2014 at 10:01 PM
With their third pick (No. 74 overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select Syracuse DT Jay Bromley. ***VIDEO1*** Bromley, who is a 6'3'', 310 lbs. 3-technique defensive tackle, will help fill the void left by the departure of Linval Joseph. In his senior year at Syracuse, he turned...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Aaron Donald a Fit for Big Blue
April 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The final weekend before the start of voluntary offseason workouts has arrived! Moving forward, things in the world of the New York Giants are bound to pick up, so enjoy this final weekend to relative quiet and calm. Also, don't forget to brew yourself a nice cup of coffee this...

New York Giants Re-Sign DT Mike Patterson
March 31st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that they have re-signed defensive tackle Mike Patterson. The deal is reportedly for one year. ***PHOTO1*** Since the onset of free agency, the return of Patterson seemed inevitable for Big Blue. He played well as part of a rotation in 2013, and having lost Linval...

Why the New York Giants May or May not Draft by “Need”
March 29th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As player evaluations and pro days continue, rumors and draft day speculations have begun to circulate throughout the media. In reality, at the moment nothing is certain, as most teams with the exception of the Houston Texans, will have to wait and see how the draft unfolds before they themselves...

Mike Patterson Remains a Possibility for New York Giants: Report
March 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have been anything but quiet since free agency began, addressing multiple needs at multiple positions. However, one area that has been seemingly neglected is at defensive tackle, where the team lost Linval Joseph (Minnesota Vikings) and have failed to add anyone to replace him. They also...

Jon Beason Feels 2014 New York Giants Defense Can Be “Scary Good”
March 15th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
After a couple unexpected weeks of negotiation and free agency, linebacker Jon Beason officially re-signed with the New York Giants on Friday. Upon re-signing, Beason likened waiting in limbo to a good book where the hero ultimately comes out on top. His top, of course, was returning to Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** “You...

Oakland Raiders Sign Justin Tuck to Two-Year, $11 Million Deal
March 13th, 2014 at 3:04 PM
The New York Giants have lost defensive captain Justin Tuck. The long-time member of Big Blue has agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders. ***PHOTO1*** "What a strange free agency. Just when you think you can't be surprised anymore, you see something that truly surprises you," Osi Umenyiora...

Linval Joseph: New York Giants’ Offer was “Nowhere Near” Minnesota Vikings’ Offer
March 13th, 2014 at 9:55 AM
It wasn't much of a surprise when Linval Joseph jetted New York and almost immediately signed with the Minnesota Vikings on a five-years, $31.5 million deal. It was long thought that the New York Giants wouldn't be able to keep their prized defensive tackle, but it now appears they didn't...

Minnesota Vikings Agree to Terms with Linval Joseph: Report
March 11th, 2014 at 5:24 PM
The worst fears of many New York Giants fans have been realized: defensive tackle Linval Joseph has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings, reports FOX Sports 1. The move away from New York is anything but shocking. Despite Joseph's desire to stay with the Giants, he made is abundantly clear...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in CB Alterraun Verner, DE/DT Arthur Jones
March 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It did not take long for the New York Giants to let some of their free agent interests be known. And mere hours after the "legal tampering" period began in the NFL, Big Blue had inquired about Tennessee Titans cornerback Alterraun Verner and Baltimore Ravens defensive end/defensive tackle Arthur Jones. ***PHOTO1*** Their...

Were 2013 Salary Cap Problems a Result of New York Giants Being Loyal to a Fault?
March 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
To say the New York Giants had major salary cap problems in 2013 would be a bit of an understatement. And while much of that had to do with an overwhelming number of injuries to key players, it was their loyalty to said players that may have, ultimately, resulted in...