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New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Takes Pay Cut; Will Make $1.5 Million in 2014
March 17th, 2014 at 6:40 PM
With the New York Giants making a flurry of moves this weekend in landing Walter Thurmond, Quintin Demps and the biggest one, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, the team was getting close to hitting the salary cap, which is at $133 million in 2014. So to help matters, long-time veteran Mathias Kiwanuka agreed to...

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...

If Released by Dallas Cowboys, Could DeMarcus Ware Become a Possibility for New York Giants?
February 25th, 2014 at 2:30 PM
There's that old saying, "if you can't beat them, sign them." Well, the New York Giants know what it is like to watch DeMarcus Ware dominate them for several years as a defensive end and outside linebacker of the Dallas Cowboys. Ware has been the defensive leader and fixture of the...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Multiple New York Giants Could Be Cut?
February 19th, 2014 at 6:58 AM
Happy hump day, New York Giants fans! We're midway through another week of lull, but new and rumors are slowly beginning to pick up. So sit back, enjoy your coffee and the following stories as you reach the midway point of your week. ***PHOTO1*** On the Bubble: 24 NFC Players Who Could...

After Snakebit Season, New York Giants Face Major Overhaul in 2014
December 21st, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Controversy and repetitive “debate” has been the focal point of what exactly has gone awry since the 2012 season ended for the New York Football Giants. It appears as if this about-to-end 2013 season has bestowed more questions than answers for everyone in the Big Blue franchise, including their faithful...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: “Things Need to Be Shaken up” After “Eye-Opening” Season
December 18th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
Antrel Rolle pulls no punches. He never has, he never will and he doesn't backtrack on the things he says. For that reason, it should come as absolutely no surprise that the veteran New York Giants safety lit up the airwaves on Tuesday afternoon during his weekly spot with WFAN. With...

Mathias Kiwanuka Says There is “Absolutely” Tension in New York Giants Locker-Room
December 18th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Remember on Tuesday when it seemed like the New York Giants had successfully squashed all the negativity that had been drawn to them following a 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, in which a postgame meltdown was the headline? Well, it's not quite dead yet as defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka...

New York Giants’ Ryan Nassib, Young Players Likely to Sit for Final Three Games
December 12th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin reached a breaking point with the media on Tuesday, having grown tired of relentless questions about giving young players -- namely quarterback Ryan Nassib -- significant playing time over the remaining three games. It's been a rallying cry since the very moment the Giants...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: “We Still Have a Lot to Play For”
December 10th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
To say things haven't gone according to plan for the New York Giants would be a bit of an understatement. After all, coming into the 2013 season, the bar was set incredibly high; the expectation was they would be the first team in NFL history to play a Super Bowl...

Jason Pierre-Paul, Brandon Jacobs, Corey Webster & Trumaine McBride All Out for New York Giants
November 29th, 2013 at 2:08 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 13 injury report on Friday, and to say they will be short-handed against the Washington Redskins is a bit of an understatement. Only a week after seeing all 53 players practice, injuries once again hit hard as defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder),...

Jason Pierre-Paul, Brandon Jacobs & Trumaine McBride Miss Second Straight Practice for Giants
November 28th, 2013 at 2:05 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was hoping to have all of his players return to practice on Thursday, but Big Blue was again without running back Brandon Jacobs (knee), defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) and cornerback Trumaine McBride (groin). ***PHOTO1*** Considering the Giants have only one remaining practice this week,...

New York Giants DE Mathias Kiwanuka Won’t Criticize Refs Over Personal Foul Penalty
November 25th, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Last night following the New York Giants 24-21 defeat at the hands of the Dallas Cowboys, a lot of the fans started to refer to the National Football League as the "No Fun League" given the kind of penalties that were getting called. One play in particular stuck out in mind...

New York Giants Fail to Live up to Talk and Guarantees, Fall 24-21 to Dallas Cowboys
November 24th, 2013 at 7:40 PM
For an entire week, the New York Giants spoke loud and proud about how Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys was their Super Bowl. Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul assured that blood would be spilled, and cornerback Terrell Thomas even went as far as to guarantee a win. And as the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Remains Optimistic That Jason Pierre-Paul Will Play Vs. Packers
November 15th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who is now dealing with a nagging shoulder injury, kept true to his word and did not practice again on Thursday. And while he remains non-committal about his potential availability for Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers, head coach Tom Coughlin says...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: Eli Manning Carried Us Before, Now We Must Return Favor
November 12th, 2013 at 3:40 PM
The struggles of Eli Manning in 2013 for the New York Giants have been well-documented by the fans and the media of New York so much, people are starting to wonder if the two-time Super Bowl MVP has started to decline in ability. So far through Week 10, Manning has completed...

New York Giants not Satisfied with 3-6 Record; Won’t Look at NFC East Race
November 11th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Following the New York Giants 24-20 victory over the Oakland Raiders at MetLife Stadium on Sunday afternoon, the confidence in the fans started to come back; something that wasn't there just a few short weeks ago. ***PHOTO1*** A few weeks ago, when the Giants were sitting at 0-6 and everyone wanted to...

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Has Sprained MCL in Knee; Likely to Play Through Injury
October 2nd, 2013 at 4:10 PM
Stop us when you've heard this one before; the New York Giants have another injury to another prominent player on the team. This time, it's Jason Pierre-Paul, who is officially on the injury report with a sprained MCL in his knee. However, as Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News has...

Like 2012, New York Giants Again Find Themselves Without Explanation for Poor Play
September 16th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** After consecutive losses to the Atlanta Falcons and Baltimore Ravens a season ago, the New York Giants were left scratching their head. It was as if they had seen a ghost; they were confused and had no explanation for what was happening. In fact, it's still a question that...

New York Giants and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; Fall 36-31 to Dallas Cowboys
September 8th, 2013 at 10:45 PM
Leading up to Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys, defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka said it was as if the playoffs were beginning for the New York Giants. By halftime, head coach Tom Coughlin called it some of the "worst football" he had ever seen in his life. And, unfortunately,...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: “The Playoffs Start Now”
September 6th, 2013 at 11:21 AM
The New York Giants have not yet taken so much as a single meaningful snap this season, but already they're looking at Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys as a must win. And after missing the playoffs in three of the past four season, defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka says that...