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Former New York Giants DT Chris Canty Visits Tennessee Titans, Kansas City Cheifs
February 11th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
For those of you holding out hope Chris Canty comes back to the New York Giants on a lower deal, it doesn't look like he's sitting around waiting for it: a report from Mike Garafolo indicates Canty has already visited the Tennessee Titans and is on his way to visit...

New York Giants Likely to Sign Former Redskins RB Ryan Torain After Signing Kregg Lumpkin
November 27th, 2012 at 3:41 PM
Not content to let newly signed Kregg Lumpkin back up Ahmad Bradshaw and David Wilson, the New York Giants are reported to be preparing to bring in Ryan Torain, who last played for this week's opponent the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** Jason La Canfora tweets that "it sounds like the Giants will in...

New York Giants Running Back Andre Brown Out for Season
November 26th, 2012 at 2:26 PM
There was a slimmer of hope that few really held to, but it's now confirmed: up and coming running back Andre Brown will miss the rest of the New York Giants season, according to Jenny Vrentas on Twitter. With Brown out, Mike Garafolo tweets that Joseph Addai is not a likely...

New York Giants Guard Chris Snee Wants To See More Consistency in 2012
July 24th, 2012 at 6:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Monday, quarterback Eli Manning said during a WFAN interview that this New York Giants team has a lot to prove before it can be considered one of the better teams in the league. In a sense, he is right. This specific group of core players had an extremely...

New York Giants Sign D.J. Ware to Extension
March 2nd, 2011 at 7:23 PM
Only a day after signing six potential unrestricted free agents to tenders that may end up holding no actual value, the New York Giants offered a formal contract extension to running back, D.J. Ware. New York Giants D.J. Ware sits injured on the turf after getting hit by Dave Tollefson in...

Antrel Rolle “Clears Up” His Comments About Coughlin; and Other New York Giants Notes
January 20th, 2011 at 7:35 PM
Antrel Rolle started yet another mini-controversy last week with some comments about Tom Coughlin needing to loosen up. This week, he sat with Pat Traina to clear things up. Pittsburgh Steelers Rashard Mendenhall breaks a tackle from New York Giants Antrel Rolle in the first half at New Meadowlands Stadium in...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines, Afternoon Edition
December 27th, 2010 at 2:27 PM
Sorry for the delay folks, but G101's New York City HQ lost a little power this morning after the first blizzard of the year. Apparently, the city's power grid is a New York Giants fan and watched yesterday's game too. Without much ado about the painful 45–17 blowout suffered at the...

New York Giants Lose Rhett Bomar to Minnesota, Dave Tollefson to MCL Sprain
December 20th, 2010 at 2:30 PM
(Former) New York Giants practice squad QB Rhett Bomar is reportedly on his way to the Twin Cities to join the Minnesota Vikings active roster, per Newark Star-Ledger beat man Mike Garafolo: Rhett Bomar, who has spent the past two seasons as a member of the team’s practice squad, is on...

Hey, Antrel Rolle: Please, Shut Up and Play New York Giants Football
December 3rd, 2010 at 12:34 PM
If you haven't heard the latest round of "Antrel Rolle says something silly," we're not going to bother rehashing it here. We just want to take this opportunity to make a few observations about how the New York Giants do, and don't do, business. If you missed it, Mike Garafolo had...

New York Giants Walking Wounded Slowly Returning To Practice
December 2nd, 2010 at 5:16 PM
For the second day in a row, injured New York Giants wide receiver Steve Smith and offensive lineman David Diehl practiced in a limited fashion. Beat man extraordinaire Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star–Ledger puts it all into perspective: It's unclear at this point how many snaps, if any, they'll get during the team portion...

Afternoon Tea With New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin
November 10th, 2010 at 11:38 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin's Wednesday pre-practice chat with reporters was short and bland. The injuries along the offensive line were dissected on Monday's conference call with reporters, and there's just not much to say about this week's opponent, the Dallas Cowboys. Nonetheless, Coughlin was his usual chipper self-...

New York Giants Bye Week Story Lines
November 1st, 2010 at 10:21 AM
The New York Giants had the weekend off in week 8, so let's take a look at some Monday morning story lines that won't include dominant defensive performances, tipped balls for interceptions or fumbles from Giants running backs. Moving on from Mathias The team now knows it will be without Mathias...

New York Giants Monday Morning Story Lines
October 25th, 2010 at 8:34 AM
With the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys set to square off tonight on Monday Night Football on ESPN, this week's Monday Morning Story Lines are a little different for Big Blue. Tomorrow, we'll have your morning after story lines, not to mention our game review, but this morn...

New York Giants Sign Kicker Shayne Graham; Victor Cruz To IR
October 16th, 2010 at 1:48 PM
The sprain to Lawrence Tynes' non-kicking ankle has forced the New York Giants to sign free agent kicker Shayne Graham. The Giants had until 4:00 p.m. today to make the move in preparation for tomorrow's 1 p.m. kickoff against the Detroit Lions. To open up a roster space for Graham, the...

Ex-New York Giant C.C. Brown Criticizes Eli Manning, Can’t Keep His Mouth Shut
October 15th, 2010 at 1:05 PM
Ex-New York Giants safety C.C. Brown took a thinly veiled shot at Giants QB Eli Manning this week, calling New York's QB erratic. Here we go again. Brown made headlines earlier this season when he criticized everyone from the Giants coaching staff, to his ex-fellow teammates and even the New York...

Terrell Thomas Becoming a Household Name for the New York Giants
October 14th, 2010 at 10:09 AM
The New York Giants have the top pass defense in the NFL, allowing just 146 yards per game through the air so far in 2010. There are many factors that have contributed to this, one being the Giants excellent pass rush, particularly the stellar play of Osi Umenyiora and Justin...

Key Players Questionable For New York Giants, Houston Texans
October 9th, 2010 at 1:10 PM
Three important Houston Texans mentioned in our Key Matchups for the week are listed as "questionable," but unfortunately for New York Giants fans their team has three important "questionable" players of their own, in Kenny Phillips, Ahmad Bradshaw and Terrell Thomas. For the Texans, DE Mario Williams (groin) and Andre Johnson (ankle)...

New York Giants Tuesday Tryouts
October 5th, 2010 at 6:44 PM
According to beat man Mike Garafolo the Giants tried out four players today, including punter Hunter Smith. The Giants did not offer the veteran punter a contract, although Garafolo said Smith's agent indicated he thinks Smith could be an "option for the Giants moving forward." On Monday, Coughlin sounded willing to continue...

New York Giants: The Morning After Story Lines
October 4th, 2010 at 9:47 AM
The members of New York Giants universe wake up this morning happy, after last night's 17-3 victory over the Chicago Bears provided a boost for a Big Blue team that would have fallen to last place with a loss. On this groggy, but happy, Monday morning, let's take a look...

Tom Coughlin To Hakeem Nicks: Catch The Damn Ball!
September 28th, 2010 at 8:53 AM
There was a lot of talk around these parts yesterday about the lack of discipline on the New York Giants' offense, with some blaming QB Eli Manning for not demanding excellence from his unit, with others laying their sights on the coaching staff. It looks like Tom Coughlin is trying to...