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New York Giants Will Wear Alternate White Pants in Two Games During 2015 Season
June 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants will once again wear alternate uniforms in two games during the 2015 regular season, but no, it won't be in the form of those hideous red jerseys. And unfortunately, it won't be the return of the classic "GIANTS" helmets/uniforms, either. But the team will move forward...

New York Giants Made “Preliminary Inquiries” Regarding WR James Jones: Report
June 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may seem stocked at the wide receiver position, but with Victor Cruz returning from a torn patellar tendon and Odell Beckham Jr. once again dealing with a barking hamstring, one can never be too careful. And while the team does not appear to be actively shopping...

New York Giants Among Teams That Voted in Favor of PAT Change; Josh Brown Weighs In
May 20th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
On Tuesday, NFL owners officially voted in favor of a new point after attempt (PAT) system for the 2015 season -- just the 2015 season for now. As part of the overhaul, extra points will now be snapped from the 15-yard line (making it a 33-yard extra point), while two-point...

Suspected Killer of NYPD Officer Brian Moore is Cousin of Ex-New York Giant
May 4th, 2015 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The cousin of former New York Giants cornerback Kory Blackwell is the suspected killer of NYPD officer Brian Moore, who was officially pronounced dead on Monday morning after fighting for his life in the hospital. The suspect's name is Demetrius Blackwell and he has been identified as the cousin of...

New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara Expects “One or Two” Teams in Los Angeles by 2016
March 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Rumors of a return to Los Angeles for the NFL have picked up steam this offseason, but so far, the talks have been just that -- “rumors.” There have a few different teams who have been connected to a potential future relocation to LA. Those teams include the Oakland Raiders,...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Safety, Tyvon Branch
February 27th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants are likely in need of another safety with Antrel Rolle, Stevie Brown and Quintin Demps all pending unrestricted free agents, but the market at the position is relatively weak. Luckily for General Manager Jerry Reese & Co., the market will receive a bit of a boost...

Raiders’ Justin Tuck: New York is Still My Home, New York Giants are Still My Family
January 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Defensive end Justin Tuck spend the first nine years of his career in East Rutherford with the New York Giants before heading out West to join the Oakland Raiders prior to the start of the 2014 season. But now, as he returns to Glendale -- the scene of his greatest...

New York Giants Players React to Hiring of Steve Spagnuolo as Defensive Coordinator
January 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Thursday, the New York Giants made it official. Steve Spagnuolo would return to East Rutherford after six years away, having been re-hired as the team's defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the hiring was made official, several Giants players -- including some of those who were with the Baltimore Ravens during his...

Justin Tuck Supports His Former Coach, Does not Believe New York Giants Should Fire Tom Coughlin
December 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Although the "Fire Tom Coughlin!" bandwagon has been filled to the brim this year, not everyone believes the New York Giants should move on from their two-time Super Bowl winning head coach. In fact, most current and former players laugh at the notion, while fans continue to insist it's the...

Ex-Giants TE Kevin Boss in Town to “Say Goodbye” to Big Blue on Sunday Night
November 23rd, 2014 at 8:55 AM
Back in the summer of 2011, tight end Kevin Boss -- then a free agent -- appeared poised to re-sign with the New York Giants. In fact, he was even on a plane headed back to East Rutherford, New Jersey and mentally preparing for the first day of training camp...

Did Seattle Seahawks’ Struggles Vs. Cowboys, Raiders Offer New York Giants Some Hope?
November 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Standing at 3-5, the New York Giants are in dire need of a win. If they intend on remaining relevant in the second half of the year, they must find a way to pull off an upset win this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, which is, perhaps,...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 10
November 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Another week of the NFL season is now officially in the books and the overall unpredictability of the league continues to be a constant showcase. And while "any given Sunday" often rings true, it's perhaps never been as fitting as here in 2014. After all, who could have predicted the...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 9
October 29th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 8 of the NFL season is now in the books and things were certainly shaken up once again. The top two NFC East teams both lost, the Oakland Raiders remain winless and the Seattle Seahawks continue to limp along. Meanwhile, several passing records were set and several teams once...

New York Giants Sign WR Juron Criner to Practice Squad; Release WR L’Damian Washington
September 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Wednesday afternoon, the New York Giants made another roster move to potentially bolster their wide receiver depth on the team. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have added former Oakland Raiders wide receiver Juron Criner to their practice squad and, in a corresponding move, have terminated the contract of wide receiver L'Damian Washington. Criner is...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Feels He Can Have His Best NFL Season at 31
August 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Mathias Kiwanuka has always been a team player since being drafted by the New York Giants eight years ago and no matter what they've asked him to do, whether it be play defensive end or linebacker, or even going as far as taking a paycut to help the team land...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Says He’s Now 110%, but Admits Contract Status is Weighing on Him
July 24th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As recently as mid-June, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul said he was not yet 100% and still had minor, but lingering, back issues. Fast forward a little more than a month and not only has JPP declared himself clear of all lingering injuries, but the now-275 lbs. defensive...

NFL Network Picks “Tuck Rule” as No. 1 Play of 2000s Ahead of E-to-Tyree in Super Bowl XLII
July 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As NFL Network winds down their Top 100 Players of 2013 list, they have also continued their decade series, which focuses on the top teams, players and plays from each decade of the Super Bowl era. And earlier this week, they finally released both their Top Players of the 2000s...

Oakland Raiders’ Justin Tuck: “I Am Still Surprised I’m not a New York Giant”
June 30th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
It's been nearly four months since Justin Tuck signed with the Oakland Raiders, but despite going through the offseason workout program with his new team, the veteran defensive end is still adjusting to his new surroundings. And after nine seasons as a member of the New York Giants, being allowed...

Former New York Giants Guard Bob Mischak Passes Away at Age 81
June 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Former New York Giants offensive lineman Bob Mischak, who was with the team in 1958 and started at guard against the Indianapolis Colts in the '58 NFL Championship game that ultimately became known as "The Greatest Game Ever Played," has passed away at the age of 81. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants originally acquired...

New York Giants Won’t Travel Much in 2014; Ranked No. 20 in Projected Air Miles
May 25th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
We know what you're thinking: "Every team has eight away games, so how could the New York Giants travel less than any other team?" And while that may be true, it's the amount of air travel/overall miles traveled that will separate Big Blue from many of the other NFL teams...