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New York Giants Hire Notre Dame’s Aaron Wellman as New Strength and Conditioning Coach
January 28th, 2016 at 10:57 AM
The New York Giants will reportedly be replacing former strength and conditioning coach Jerry Palmieri with Notre Dame's Aaron Wellman, a 19-year veteran of college football weight rooms. Wellman was the assistant at Notre Dame in 2015, but was the strength an conditioning coach at Michigan the four seasons before...

Brian Kelly Would Come at Steep Cost for New York Giants as He’d Require “Complete Control”
January 1st, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may part ways with head coach Tom Coughlin, but it's a near certainty that General Manager Jerry Reese returns in 2016. As such, that makes it highly unlikely that Notre Dame's Brian Kelly will become Big Blue's next head coach despite how much the Mara's like...

Should New York Giants and Tom Coughlin Part Ways, Brian Kelly Could Be Next Man Up
October 25th, 2015 at 11:11 AM
If the New York Giants and Tom Coughlin part ways following the season -- something we doubt will happen -- Notre Dame's Brian Kelly could be the next head coach in line. ***PHOTO1*** Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that several league General Managers have connected Kelly's name to Big Blue as...

Giants’ Bennett Jackson Open to Moving to Safety; Notre Dame Coaches Also Suggested Transition
April 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin recently admitted that he's thinking of switching cornerback Bennett Jackson to safety in order to fill the void still existent at the position, which wouldn't be the first time someone suggested Jackson could make the switch. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson, who spent his first season with Big...

Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly May Be Next in Line to Coach New York Giants: Report
December 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Whether or not Tom Coughlin returns as head coach of the New York Giants in 2015 remains to be seen, but recent reports suggest it's essentially a given. However, the day will eventually come when the league's oldest coach does have to step away from the game, and when he...

Justin Tuck May Be Willing to Give New York Giants a Hometown Discount to Remain with Team
December 31st, 2013 at 12:00 PM
One of the key free agents the New York Giants will have to make a decision on for next season will be long-time captain and veteran defensive end Justin Tuck. Tuck just completed a five-year, $32 million deal that he signed in 2008, and despite dealing with injuries over the last...

Justin Tuck Would Serve as Mentor for Notre Dame LB Manti Te’o If Drafted by New York Giants
April 13th, 2013 at 3:02 PM
When you ask a lot of New York Giants fans about Manti Te'o, you get a 50-50 response. Some fans feel that the New York Giants should stay away from the former Notre Dame linebacker in the 2013 NFL Draft. On the other side, fans think Te'o is worth the...

New York Giants Meet with Notre Dame Linebacker Manti Te’o
April 12th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Notre Dame Fighting Irish linebacker Manti Te'o met with three NFL teams so far this week, and Eric Hansen of the South Bend Tribune reports that the New York Giants were among them. In addition to the Giants, Te'o also met with the Miami Dolphins and Detroit Lions this week, having...

Former Notre Dame Director of Personnel Tim McDonnell Joins New York Giants Staff as Scout
March 27th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Tim McDonnell's ties to the New York Giants are no secret. He's the grandson to late Giants owner Wellington Mara and the nephew to current Giants owner John Mara. Over the last eight seasons, McDonnell has been with Notre Dame as their Director of Player Personnel. On Wednesday, Jenny Vrentas of...

With Numbers Improved, Does Notre Dame’s Manti Te’o Merit Consideration from New York Giants?
March 27th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
With the NFL Draft now less than one month away, the "draft stock" of each prospect has become more focused. Beginning in the first week of January with the BCS National Championship game, everything has gone against Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o. Te'o had a sub-par game against the Alabama Crimson...