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New York Giants Liken Sixth-Round Pick Geremy Davis to Ex-Eagles WR Jason Avant
May 3rd, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Geremy Davis couldn't have a better group of guys to learn from upon entering the league following the NFL Draft, and he's already drawing some comparisons to fellow receiver Jason Avant. ***PHOTO1*** Davis, who is likely to be used as a special team player in his first...

New York Giants’ Mykkele Thompson Anticipated Going Undrafted, Will Now Have Chance to Start
May 3rd, 2015 at 7:55 AM
Mykkele Thompson was just relaxing on his couch, watching the 2015 NFL Draft with the rest of his family. And while is phone sat silently at his side, the Texas defensive back had already resigned himself to the fact that he would go undrafted after failing to be invited to...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross on La’el Collins: “We were Going to Pass on That”
May 2nd, 2015 at 8:42 PM
Despite giving a passing thought to potentially drafting a highly-touted player in the later rounds of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants thought better of selecting LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins. ***PHOTO1*** Collins was once projected to be a first-round pick, but the news of him being a "person of...

Landon Collins Joins New York Giants with Chip on His Shoulder: ‘I’m Gonna Prove People Wrong’
May 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Alabama safety Landon Collins had been considered the premiere safety available in the months leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft. But during Round 1 on Thursday night, not only was Collins passed over by the 30 teams who selected on Day 1, but he actually had sit back back...

New York Giants View Ereck Flowers as Team’s Eventual “Franchise Left Tackle”
May 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
What a week it's been for former Miami offensive lineman Ereck Flowers. He turned 21-years-old this past Saturday, was the No. 9 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft on Thursday night and has already been informed he will compete for a starting spot along the New York Giants' offensive...

New York Giants Believe the “Gigantic” Ereck Flowers Will Add a “Nastiness” to Offensive Line
May 1st, 2015 at 6:55 AM
In the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers -- a man the entire front office has referred to as an "aircraft carrier" with one of the nastiest streaks you'll see in an early-round offensive lineman. In other words, it's...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese, Marc Ross & Joe Collins All Attend Miami’s Pro Day
April 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When the University of Miami held their Pro Day on Wednesday, the New York Giants were well-represented to say the very least. Not only was senior scout Joe Collins on hand, but so to was General Manager Jerry Reese and Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** What does it mean...

New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Does not Have a Good Relationship with Siri
March 25th, 2015 at 4:20 PM
At 68-years-old, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is no spring chicken. Don't let his youthful enthusiasm and love of the game fool you; he's an old school guy living in a new school world. And on Wednesday, he described -- in hilarious detail -- exactly how difficult that...

New York Giants Coaches, Executives not in High Demand During Offseason Hires
January 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
There was a time when coaches and executives of the New York Giants were considered to be in high demand. ***PHOTO1*** Going all the way back to when the team won Super Bowl XXV, Bill Belichick got hired as the Cleveland Browns head coach and Tom Coughlin as the head coach for...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross ‘Would Be in Over His Head’ If Accepted Bears GM Job
January 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross has been one of the more popular names over the last couple of seasons for potential general manager jobs, but has yet to land one. ***PHOTO1*** In the past, he's interviewed with the Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Carolina Panthers, New York...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross a Possible Front Office Option for Philadelphia Eagles?
January 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Things in Philadelphia were considerably shaken up this past week with the departure of Vice President of Player Personnel Tom Gamble and the subsequent reconstruction of the front office, which gave head coach Chip Kelly the power to oversee player personnel matters, while Howie Roseman was "promoted" from General Manager...

Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Jerry Reese Feels Team Needs to Learn “Winning Mentality”
January 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the second day of the NFL Playoffs that do not feature Big Blue. With games starting earlier today and the Dallas Cowboys on tap this afternoon, we'll keep things brief so you can prepare your booing vocals. ***PHOTO1*** Today we take a quick...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: John Mara Risking His Own Legacy?
January 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The playoff season is upon us and, after a 6-10 season, that means the New York Giants are now sitting home as their coaches and front office evaluate personnel and begin to plan for the 2015 season. As such, things will now slow way...

Giants Lose QB Coach Danny Langsdorf to Nebraska; Marc Ross Likely to Interview with Bears
December 30th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
After only a single year with the New York Giants, quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf is headed to Nebraska where he'll reunite with Mike Riley and take over as the Cornhuskers' offensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Langsdorf joined the Giants in January of 2014 after spending a season as offensive coordinator at Oregon State, and...

New York Giants Weren’t High on Tight End Class in 2014 NFL Draft; Will Look at Free Agents
May 12th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
If you asked any fan of the New York Giants what position the Big Blue should have looked to drafted this past weekend at the 2014 NFL Draft, the most common answer would have been tight end. ***VIDEO1*** It would make sense considering right now, their starting tight ends right now would...

Andre Williams Knew All Along He’d End up with the New York Giants
May 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Whether it was the second round, third round, fourth round or whenever, Boston College running back Andre Williams knew, eventually, he'd end up with the New York Giants. He even tweeted at Big Blue linebacker Mark Herzlich alluding to such long before his name was called on Saturday afternoon. ***VIDEO1*** "It’s not...

New York Giants Home in on Captains, Leaders Over First Two Days of 2014 NFL Draft
May 10th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
As we enter the final day of the 2014 NFL Draft, much has been made about the New York Giants' first three selections: LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., Colorado State center Weston Richburg and Syracuse defensive tackle Jay Bromley. ***VIDEO1*** With the exception of Beckham, who saw his stock skyrocket in...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross was on Hand to Watch Jadeveon Clowney at South Carolina’s Pro Day
April 3rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
30 NFL teams had scouts or personnel on hand for South Carolina's Pro Day on Wednesday. Most, if not all, were there to watch potential first overall pick, Jadeveon Clowney, who put on an incredible display. And among those 30 teams with eyes on the defensive end were the New...

Miami Dolphins Hire Dennis Hickey as General Manager; Marc Ross Turned Job Down?
January 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hired Jason Licht as their next General Manager, we at Giants 101 described it as Marc Ross being "passed over." In fact, "passed over" doesn't even really describe that situation, as Ross was informed by a media member -- not the team -- that he...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Hire Jason Licht as Next General Manager; Marc Ross Passed Over
January 21st, 2014 at 1:30 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have hired Jason Licht as their next General Manager, reports Jay Glazer of FOX Sports. The decision comes on the heels of both Licht and New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation, Marc Ross, being named finalists for the position. Each received a second interview...