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Antrel Rolle Says No Negotiations Between He, New York Giants; Stevie Brown 50-50 to Return
March 5th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Contrary to several recent reports, safety Antrel Rolle tweeted on Wednesday that he is not and has not been in negotiations with any NFL team leading up to the start of free agency, and that includes the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Rolle went on to say: "This is a business and I will...

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former New York Giants LB Keith Rivers
March 5th, 2015 at 7:40 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles made headlines earlier in the week by shipping All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in return for linebacker Kiko Alonso and now the Dallas Cowboys, making a little less noise than the Eagles did, have also added depth to the linebacker position with the...

Devin McCourty Open to New York Homecoming; New York Giants Will “Check in” on Him
March 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With the exception of Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh -- a player whom the New York Giants are also reportedly interested in -- the premiere free agent about to hit the open market is New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty. And, as fate would have it, not only are...

New York Giants “Not Interested” in Re-Signing WR Jerrel Jernigan: Report
March 4th, 2015 at 6:50 PM
The very moment the New York Giants re-signed wide receiver Kevin Ogletree -- and even before it came out that they were confident in giving Marcus Harris a larger role -- the writing was on the wall for Jerrel Jernigan. And when March 10th finally arrives, the former third-round pick...

New York Giants Tender ERFA Tight End Larry Donnell
March 4th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
The New York Giants reportedly believe they have a superstar in the making in tight end Larry Donnell, so it should come as no surprise that they've now locked him up for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants tendered Donnell -- one of the team's two exclusive-rights free agents (ERFA) -- on...

Linebacker Jacquian Williams not Returning to New York Giants?
March 4th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Going into 2014, Jacquian Williams knew what was at stake. The New York Giants were ready to move forward with him as their starting linebacker, but they needed to see a return on their investment. And given the opportunity to prove himself, Williams played well for several weeks -- including...

LeSean McCoy to Be Traded to Buffalo Bills; New York Giants Happy to See Him Go
March 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In a huge, out of nowhere move on Tuesday night, the Philadelphia Eagles reportedly agreed to trade their star running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in exchange linebacker Kiko Alonso. The trade is reported to be a straight up exchange of players with no draft picks involved, but...

New York Giants, Linebacker Jon Beason Discussing Contract Modification
March 4th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Since the moment the 2014 NFL season came to an end, it's been common knowledge that the New York Giants would look to either re-work the contract of linebacker Jon Beason or release him outright. And with a scheduled cap hit of $7.37 million on the books for 2015, it's...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Aiming for a Training Camp Return; Says He’s at 75%
March 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When the injury initially occurred, most fans were horrified by the amount of pain New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz had displayed. Some even thought Cruz had played his last game in a Giants uniform after that Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in which Cruz tore his...

New York Giants Considering a Serious Run at Ndamukong Suh: Report
March 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Monday afternoon, ESPN's Adam Schefter speculated that the New York Giants would make a run at impending free agent defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Less than 24 hours later, Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News all but confirmed they would, citing multiple sources who claim General Manager Jerry...

New York Giants Scouts Attend Troy Pro Day; WR Chandler Worthy Impresses
March 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Several NFL teams made their way down to the Troy University Pro Day in hopes of getting a look or an extra look at some Trojans prospects for the NFL Draft. But one Trojan that appeared to have stole the show at the event this past Monday was Troy wide...

New York Giants Confident with WR Marcus Harris Heading into 2015
March 3rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
There's been a lot of talk about the New York Giants potentially looking to upgrade their wide receiver position in recent weeks -- something General Manager Jerry Reese admits is certainly possible -- with speculation going as far as to suggest the team may look to draft either Amari Cooper...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Will Donate His Brain to Concussion Research
March 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On July 23, 2014, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL due to lingering issue from multiple concussions. In total, Rice is believed to have suffered 10 concussions throughout his life -- the first dating back to his early Pop Warner football years. And now...

Walter Thurmond III not Expected to Re-Sign with New York Giants: Report
March 3rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
During the NFL Combine, The Star-Ledger reported that cornerback Walter Thurmond III loved New York and would likely be re-signed this offseason. However, ESPN's Dan Graziaono shared a conflicting report on Tuesday morning, stating that talks between the New York Giants and Thurmond have "gone nowhere" and he is expected...

Adam Schefter Believes New York Giants Will Make a Run at Ndamukong Suh
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The Detroit Lions opted not to place the franchise tag on defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on Monday, meaning the talented (and troubled) veteran will officially become an unrestricted free agent on March 10th. And his character issues aside, Suh is expected to have a large number of potential suitors and...

Miami Dolphins Expected to Pursue Safety Antrel Rolle Once Free Agency Begins
March 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Despite the New England Patriots' decision not to franchise Devin McCourty, the free agent market at safety will still be relatively thin in 2015. In fact, in addition to McCourty, the only other potentially available safety that's worth a high-cost investment is New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle. ***PHOTO1*** With the Giants...

New York Giants Release Center J.D. Walton
March 2nd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
In their second expected move of the day -- the first coming when they designated Jason Pierre-Paul as their non-exclusive franchise player -- the New York Giants have announced the release of center J.D. Walton. ***PHOTO1*** The release of Walton, who started all 16 games for the team at center in 2014,...

New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

Potential New York Giants NFL Draft Target: DE/OLB Bud Dupree, Kentucky
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Over the weekend, Yahoo! Sports' 2015 NFL Mock Draft had the New York Giants selecting Bud Dupree, a defensive end and outside linebacker from Kentucky, with the No. 9 overall pick. Prior to that however, Dupree hadn't been mentioned often as going in the Top 10, but should be a...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Believes He Could Have Been a Professional Soccer Player
March 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the NFL by storm in 2014, putting together one of the most impressive rookie campaigns in league history and ultimately winning the AP Offensive Rookies of the Year award with ease. But if it wasn't football, Beckham Jr. still believes he...