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New York Giants to Sign Running Back Bobby Rainey
April 10th, 2016 at 5:08 PM
Today, former Miami Dolphins linebacker Kelvin Sheppard announced he will sign with the New York Giants on Monday, which prompted ponders about the possibility of the team signing someone else they had previously worked out. And as fate would have it, they will. In addition to Sheppard, the Giants will also...

New York Giants Will Sign LB Kelvin Sheppard on Monday
April 10th, 2016 at 12:16 PM
Earlier this week, the New York Giants held workouts for several players, including offensive linemen Dillon Farrell and Ryan Seymour, as well as fullback Will Johnson. The team almost immediately signed that trio, but others, like former Miami Dolphins linebacker Kelvin Sheppard, were allowed to walk out the door. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday,...

New York Giants’ Olivier Vernon Driven by Respect; Wants to Be One of League’s Elite
April 9th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Once the transition tag was removed and he hit free agency, it was clear that former Miami Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon was going to land himself a substantial deal. And it didn't take long before he did, as the New York Giants pounced and subsequently signed Vernon to the...

New York Giants Release 2016 Preseason Schedule; Will Play Entire AFC East
April 7th, 2016 at 4:00 PM
On Thursday, the New York Giants (and all 31 other teams) officially announced their preseason schedules. For Big Blue, they'll take on some familiar faces, including the New York Jets in the not all that important Snoopy Bowl on August 27th. ***PHOTO1*** In addition to the Jets, the Giants will also square...

Detroit Lions Sign Former New York Giants Guard Geoff Schwartz
March 30th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
After missing out on Russell Okung, who also spurned the New York Giants, the Detroit Lions will now sign former Big Blue guard Geoff Schwartz following a Wednesday visit. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Schwartz, a seventh-round pick of the Carolina Panthers in 2008, was considered one of the Giants' big free agent additions only a...

New York Giants’ Olivier Vernon Prefers Sacks to Sex
March 14th, 2016 at 4:55 PM
The New York Giants had a lot to take care of during free agency, and one of their first steps was to sign free agent defensive end Olivier Vernon away from the Miami Dolphins. Vernon was drafted by the Dolphins in 2012, and coming to New York will be a...

Antrel Rolle, Like Jason Pierre-Paul, Helped Sell Olivier Vernon on New York Giants
March 11th, 2016 at 12:52 PM
Safety Antrel Rolle may no longer call the New York Giants home, having spent the 2015 season with the Chicago Bears, but he's still looking out for the organization in his own little way. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the Giants had agreed to terms with defensive end Olivier Vernon (Miami Dolphins) earlier this...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with DE Olivier Vernon
March 9th, 2016 at 4:59 PM
The New York Giants made their first move of free agency on Tuesday afternoon when they re-signed defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul to a one-year deal. On Wednesday, they made a big splash by throwing a ton of money at cornerback Janoris Jenkins. But they've now landed their No. 1 free...

New York Giants Will Make Quick, Strong Push for “Top Priority” Olivier Vernon: Report
March 9th, 2016 at 6:55 AM
When free agency officially begins at 4:00 PM EST on Wednesday, the New York Giants will be on the phone with representatives of Miami Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon. And in all likelihood, they won't hang up that phone until Vernon is on his way to East Rutherford. ***PHOTO1*** Transition tag or...

New York Giants Interested in Dozens of Players, Considering Offer to Olivier Vernon
March 8th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, as the NFL's legal tampering window opened, a number of players were immediately linked to the New York Giants. Overnight, there were several more players added to an already long list of potentials interests and targets. Rather than break them down individually, allow us to catch you up...