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Two Former New York Giants Named Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2016 Class
November 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016 was whittled down to 25 semifinalists on Tuesday night and two of them happen to be former members of the New York Giants. Unfortunately, Phil Simms, Tiki Barber, Ottis Anderson and Mark Bavaro weren't among them. Rather, the two -- quarterback Kurt...

New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick: Rob Gronkowski is No Mark Bavaro
November 13th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
Bill Belichick's love for all things New York Giants has been highlighted. His constant praise of Giants defensive players once prompted the New England Patriots linebackers to dress up in Giants uniforms during a practice in the early 2000s to satisfy Belichick. ***PHOTO1*** This week, Belichick went on about Ann Mara and...

13 Former New York Giants Among 108 Modern Era Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees
September 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The list of Modern Era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame consist of 93 former players and 15 former coaches. Among the 108 total nominees, which will be reduced to only 25 semifinalists in November, 13 former members of the New York Giants are included. ***PHOTO1*** Some of the Giants...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: What are Big Blue’s Most Intriguing OTA Storylines?
May 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the final full week prior to the start of Organized Team Activities (OTAs). We expect the signings of both offensive lineman Ereck Flowers and safety Landon Collins this week, and if Big Blue gets a little lucky, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul...

Late Giants Owner Ann Mara Remembered by Family, Friends in Emotional Memorial Service
February 7th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, family, friends and colleagues of the NFL had one last chance to pay their respects and say goodbye to former New York Giants co-owner Ann Mara, who tragically passed away on Sunday at the age of 85 due to complications from the fall she encountered last month outside...

New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick: Mark Bavaro Deserves to Be in Hall of Fame
January 28th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Throughout Bill Belichick's career as New England Patriots head coach, he has always seen the importance of having a great tight end for an offense, and to many, that is exemplified with the big-time abilities of current Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. But for "The Man in the Hood," in...

Over 100 Ex-New York Giants to Return for Homecoming to Honor Michael Strahan: Full List
November 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As reported earlier this week, the New York Giants will host a "Homecoming Weekend" this Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The night's big feature will come at halftime when the Giants honor newly inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame member Michael Strahan with a special ceremony and ring presentation. ***PHOTO1*** In...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Excited to Make NFL Debut in Hall of Fame Game
June 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
To some, the Hall of Fame Game played in Canton, Ohio is just another ordinary preseason game. To others, it's the official start to a new season and their first chance to see rookie players make their league debut. And in 2014, one of those players is New York Giants...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Xavier Grimble Inspired by Mark Bavaro
May 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Welcome to Memorial Day Weekend, New York Giants fans! We suspect many of you will be off enjoying the great weather and good times this weekend, but encourage each of you to remember why we celebrate on Monday. As such, we'd also like to thank all of our military members...

Ex-USC Head Coach Ed Orgeron: Xavier Grimble Will Be an All-Pro in NFL
May 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After coming out of High School as the Nation's most highly touted tight end, Xavier Grimble's USC career failed to live up to expectations. As a result of poor production and three years that many termed a letdown, Grimble went undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft, but eventually signed as...