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Giants’ John Jerry Won’t Face Suspension; Will Need Mental Evaluation to Play in 2014
March 25th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants did their homework when they looked into signing former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman John Jerry last week; signing him to a one-year, $770,000 deal. Jerry was mentioned in the Ted Wells report which discussed what happened in Miami regarding the bullying incidents with Jonathan Martin and Riche...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: We Did Our Homework on John Jerry Before Signing Him
March 22nd, 2014 at 10:00 AM
On Friday afternoon, the New York Giants made a bit of a surprising move when they added a player surrounded by a bit of controversy last year in Miami Dolphins guard/tackle John Jerry. The move was considered by some as controversial because Jerry's name was highly mentioned in the Wells report...

New York Giants Sign Former Miami Dolphins OL John Jerry
March 21st, 2014 at 4:30 PM
To add more depth to an offensive line that desperately needed upgrades from the abysmal year they had in 2013, the New York Giants added some experience and depth for 2014. On Friday, the Giants added former Miami Dolphins guard and tackle John Jerry, as Michael Eisen of Giants.com reported. Terms...

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...

New York Giants May Be Forced to Appear on HBO’s “Hard Knocks” in 2014
January 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara is not, nor ever has been a fan of the HBO reality series "Hard Knocks" which features NFL teams during training camp. In fact, back in 2010, Mara went as far as to say the Giants would appear on the show over his dead...

Marc Ross Being Eyed for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins General Manager Vacancies
January 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross has been a general manager candidate for several teams in the past, but has yet to be given his first chance at running a team. With two current vacancies open, the Ross is being eyed by both the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Former New York Giants RB Ottis Anderson on Richie Incognito: “His Actions are Inexcusable”
November 4th, 2013 at 1:40 PM
By now, you're well aware that Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito has been suspended by the team for conduct detrimental after his teammate, Jonathan Martin, left the team due to intense bullying. And as more and more details come to light, it becomes harder and harder to believe that...

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin as Roster Depth
October 22nd, 2013 at 7:45 AM
Marvin Austin has had a hard time keeping a job in 2013. He was cut from the New York Giants in late August during the team's final roster cuts and lost out to Mike Patterson. After his tenure with the Giants, Austin signed with the Miami Dolphins on September 24 as...

Carl Jumps Ship After New York Giants’ 0-6 Start; Now a Fan of New York Jets: Video
October 12th, 2013 at 9:15 AM
The New York Giants are now 0-6 and things have really begun to deteriorate for them. There are strip clubs in New York City refusing to show their games because it's hurting the mood of their customers, supermodel Kate Upton has openly mocked them and now, their No. 1 fan,...

Miami Dolphins Sign Former New York Giants DT Marvin Austin
September 24th, 2013 at 11:11 AM
It took quite some time, but former New York Giants defensive tackle Marvin Austin finally has a new home. CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports that Austin has officially signed with the Miami Dolphins. Austin, a second-round pick of the Giants in the 2011 NFL Draft, never really lived up to...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Believes Hakeem Nicks is Worth “Mike Wallace Money”
August 6th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Victor Cruz just finished up contract negotiations of his own, but he's still talking money as New York Giants training camp gets into full swing. This time, it's Hakeem Nicks' impending free agency that's the topic of conversation for the Giants' All-Pro wide receiver. ***PHOTO1*** In an interview with Jim Corbett of...

As Miami Dolphins Stand Firm, Agent for Fullback Vonta Leach Re-Opens Talks with Other Teams
July 19th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
With hopes that the Miami Dolphins would sign Vonta Leach prior training camp all but gone, the fullback's agent has now re-opened talks with both the New York Giants and Houston Texas, reports Chris Mortensen of ESPN. ***PHOTO1*** At any given point since his release from the Baltimore Ravens, the Dolphins, Giants...

Agent for Free Agent FB Vonta Leach: New York Giants Will Need to Be Creative
June 26th, 2013 at 12:36 PM
The New York Giants' chances of landing free agent fullback Vonta Leach are very slim, but they remain in the mix for the veterans services, despite the Miami Dolphins emerging as the front runners. Leach's agent, Ralph Vitolo, spoke to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post and said that the...

Vonta Leach May Visit New York Giants; Miami Dolphins Remain Front Runners
June 26th, 2013 at 10:15 AM
The New York Giants' "Plan B" for a potential replacement at fullback is Vonta Leach, who was recently released by the Baltimore Ravens. However, the Miami Dolphins are currently in the lead to land his services, but he hasn't ruled out a visit to Big Blue. Miami was the first team...

New York Giants to Make Last-Ditch Effort to Try to Sign Fullback Vonta Leach: Report
June 23rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Just when they think they're out, the idea of landing All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach pulls the New York Giants back in. And perhaps a little of that has to do with concern over the MCL injury suffered by Henry Hynoski. Or so reports Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily...

New York Giants Out of Vonta Leach Sweepstakes; Miami Dolphins in Lead to Land Fullback
June 21st, 2013 at 2:45 PM
A little less than two weeks ago, the New York Giants were going to make a run at former Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach as they had inquired about his services following his release from the Baltimore Ravens back on June 11. With about $3.3 million left in cap space and...

Vonta Leach Will Decide on New Home Over Next Two Weeks; New York Giants in the Mix
June 18th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Although they are considered long shots, the New York Giants remain in the hunt for All-Pro fullback Vonta Leach, who said late last week he would make a decision on where he will sign sometime over the next two weeks. In addition to the Giants, six other teams have expressed...

New York Giants Officially Reach Out to Agent of Vonta Leach; Remain a Long Shot
June 14th, 2013 at 7:15 AM
Shortly after being released by the Baltimore Ravens, the New York Giants inquired about fullback Vonta Leach. On Thursday, Dave Hutchinson of The Star-Ledger reported that the team even went as far as to opening up a dialog with the three-time Pro Bowlers agent, but they were quick to inform...

ESPN Radio Signs Out-Of-Market Sunday Afternoon Broadcast Deal with New York Giants
May 28th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
Earlier this month, the New York Giants and WFAN extended their exclusive broadcast contract, meaning Bob Papa and Carl Banks will continue to call all in-network games for the 2013-2014 season. However, Big Blue fans outside of the WFAN territory will now have an opportunity to listen to the games...

Pat White Cancels Visit with New York Giants; Likely to Sign with Washington Redskins
April 2nd, 2013 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants have had a busy last several days, as the team has brought in the likes of Tim Hightower, Mike Patterson and Eric Noorwood are all scheduled to meet with the team over the next day or two. Originally, former Miami Dolphins backup quarterback Pat White was...