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Jennifer Petitgout Drops Sexual Assault Charges Against Ex-Giant Luke Petitgout
June 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Seven months after having him arrested for sexual assault, Jennifer Petitgout has decided to drop all charges against her husband, former New York Giants offensive lineman Luke Petitgout. ***PHOTO1*** The alleged sexual assault, which occurred only 12 hours after Petitgout had been honored as part of Giants' "Homecoming Weekend" in early November,...

MetLife Stadium to Host Annual Health & Fitness Expo with New York Giants Meet and Greet
June 14th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Families in the tri-state area are invited to the third annual free family-friendly NBC 4 New York and Telemundo 47 Health & Fitness Expo, presented by Quest Diagnostics. One of the biggest and open-to-the-public health events, the Health & Fitness Expo will be held at MetLife Stadium on Saturday, June...

Summer Jam Concert at MetLife Stadium Erupts in Chaos; Will It Cause Additional Policy Changes?
June 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Less than a week after it was announced that MetLife Stadium would make several policy changes impacting the fans at both New York Giants and New York Jets games, further policy changes may now be on the way as complete chaos erupted outside the stadium on Sunday night during the...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford “Very Fortunate to Be Alive” After Surviving Serious Car Crash
June 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
There's no downplaying the significance of what New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford went through over the weekend -- from the highest of highs to some pretty terrifying lows -- but there's also no denying that it feels like the entire ordeal was scripted in Hollywood: Superstar NFL athlete leaves wife...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Has Tendinitis in His Achilles; Odell Beckham Jr. a Sore Hamstring
June 1st, 2015 at 1:30 PM
When the New York Giants returned for Organized Team Activities (OTAs) on Monday, they did so without tight end Larry Donnell and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Although both players appeared to be in good spirits on the sidelines, head coach Tom Coughlin said after practice that Beckham Jr. was...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford Survives Serious Car Accident Without a Scratch; Proves He’s Superhuman
June 1st, 2015 at 6:30 AM
Have you ever believed or thought to yourself that New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford is superhuman? If you have, you may be onto something and his experience over the past 24 hours could very well be proof of exactly that. ***PHOTO1*** Early on Sunday, Weatherford's wife, Laura, gave birth to a...

Ex-New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress Avoids Prison Time in Tax Evasion Case
May 30th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Almost four years to the day of his release from Oneida Correctional Facility in Rome, New York following an accidental shooting in which he suffered the only injury, retired New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress found out he would not be going back after being indicted on charges that...

Rex Ryan Takes Swipe at Giants, Jets: ‘Buffalo Bills are New York’s Only Team’
May 30th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Rex Ryan may no longer be the head coach of the New York Jets, but that hasn't stopped him from spending much of his time focused on the New York Giants. Perhaps the inferiority complex from when he was leading the Jets has carried over now that he's with the...

New York Giants OTA Schedule and Other Important Upcoming Dates: Calendar
May 26th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants will officially enter Phase Three of their offseason workout program on Wednesday, as players will report to East Rutherford, New Jersey and the Quest Diagnostics Training Center for the start of Organized Team Activities (OTAs). ***PHOTO1*** As part of Phase Three, the team will conduct a series of...

New York Giants to Participate in Charity Basketball Game Benefiting Make-A-Wish Foundation
May 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Several member of the New York Giants -- both past and present -- will take part in a charity basketball game on Sunday, June 7th at Pittston Area High School in Pittston, Pennsylvania at 2:00 PM EDT. Proceeds from the game will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. ***PHOTO1*** About Make-A-Wish Foundation: Make-A-Wish® grants the...

New York Giants not One of 14 NFL Teams to Accept Payment to Honor Armed Forces
May 10th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In what amounts to a questionable move by National Football League teams, a new report says teams such as the New York Jets have actually accepted payments in order to honor soldiers and the armed forces of this country at home games. ***PHOTO1*** The Jets have honored the New Jersey National Guard...

Former New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress Indicted for Failure to Pay New Jersey Taxes: Report
April 30th, 2015 at 12:22 PM
Former New York Giants star receiver Plaxico Burress is in trouble with the law after being indicted on charges that he failed to pay New Jersey taxes. ***PHOTO1*** James McEvoy of NJ.com reports that Burress allegedly owes $47,903 in state income taxes, for which he is being charged with one count of...

Ex-Giant Tiki Barber, Wife Traci Lynn Johnson Will not Appear on ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’
March 28th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
Earlier this month, the New York Daily News reported that retired New York Giants running back Tiki Barber and his wife, Traci Lynn Johnson, were being considered as new additions to the hit reality show "Real Housewives of New Jersey," while one of its stars -- Teresa Giudice -- serves...

New York Giants Great Stephen Baker to Attend Palm Sunday Breakfast in New Jersey
March 28th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
If you're interested in meeting a New York Giants great this Sunday, former receiver Stephen Baker will be attending a Palm Sunday breakfast in Bayonne, New Jersey that is open to the public. ***PHOTO1*** The breakfast, starring "The Touchdown Maker" Baker as the guest speaker, will be held at the Knights of...

New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Does not Have a Good Relationship with Siri
March 25th, 2015 at 4:20 PM
At 68-years-old, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is no spring chicken. Don't let his youthful enthusiasm and love of the game fool you; he's an old school guy living in a new school world. And on Wednesday, he described -- in hilarious detail -- exactly how difficult that...

Ex-Giants RB Tiki Barber, Wife Traci Lynn Johnson May Join ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’
March 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
There have long been rumors that retired New York Giants running back Tiki Barber and his wife, Traci Lynn Johnson, wanted to find a place on reality TV, and they may now finally have that opportunity. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Daily News reports that Barber and Johnson are being considered as new...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr.’s Rookie Season Called “Historic”
February 9th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! We have all officially survived the first week without football and must now bear down as that trend continues. Fear not, however -- the NFL, like New York City, never sleeps and things will begin to heat up next week with the NFL Combine. ***PHOTO1*** In...

Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-Giants, Ravens Safety Will Hill for Failure to Pay Child Support
January 28th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
People wonder if the New York Giants made a mistake in releasing Will Hill after the 2013 season because of his off the field issues; mostly stemming with the suspensions for failing drug tests. On Wednesday, the Giants reasoning for releasing Hill may have been further justified. ***PHOTO1*** An arrest warrant has...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

Tom Coughlin Puts Softer Side on Display as He Reads Book to His Grandson’s Class
January 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, beneath his rough exterior and intense desire to win, is a loving family man. And that part of Coughlin's life was captured via camera on Friday, as the league's oldest coach made a pitstop at his Grandson's school to be a guest reader...