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Donald Penn Unlikely to Make It to East Rutherford, Finalizing Deal with Oakland Raiders
March 16th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Veteran free agent offensive lineman Donald Penn was expected to visit with the New York Giants on Tuesday, but that face-to-face was ultimately rescheduled for later this week. Unfortunately for Big Blue, it now appears as if the meeting will not happen at all. ***PHOTO1*** All along Penn had desired to return to...

Justin Tuck Will Sign One-Day Contract, Retire with New York Giants
February 11th, 2016 at 3:40 PM
The New York Giants drafted Justin Tuck in the third round of the 2005 NFL Draft. Nine of Tuck's 11 seasons were with the Giants, but the final two seasons were with the Oakland Raiders. When Tuck announced his retirement, he would be a retired Raider as that was his...

Justin Tuck May Have Waited on Retirement If Giants were Interested, Tom Coughlin was Coach
February 2nd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
On Monday, after a successful 11-year career, Oakland Raiders and former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck announce his retirement from the NFL in a penned letter on Facebook. ***PHOTO1*** Upon his retirement announcement, Tuck said he had "almost no regrets" about his career, but told Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

Former Teammates, Players from Around NFL React to Retirement of Justin Tuck
February 2nd, 2016 at 9:00 AM
After 11 successful seasons, which included two Pro Bowls and two Super Bowl championships, Oakland Raiders and former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck decided it was time to walk away. ***PHOTO1*** In a detailed and emotional letter penned on social media, Tuck announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday....

Former New York Giants DE Justin Tuck Announces Retirement from NFL
February 1st, 2016 at 4:06 PM
Former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck, who had spent the previous two seasons as a member of the Oakland Raiders, officially announced his retirement from the National Football League on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** "After months of praying and careful consideration, I have decided to retire from the game of football," Tuck...

Justin Tuck to Tom Coughlin on Interviewing with Eagles: “Don’t Do It, Tom”
January 10th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who resigned earlier this week instead of being terminated after 12 successful seasons, will interview with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday for their vacant head coaching position. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, that might be a tough pill to swallow for some of his former players,...

Terrelle Pryor Among Those Who Worked Out for New York Giants on Wednesday
October 14th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
As expected, the New York Giants held their weekly workouts on Wednesday -- one day late due to their upcoming Monday night game -- and among the group were a large crop of wide receivers. And among those wide receivers was former Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor, who has converted...

Former New York Giants CB Willie Williams Passes Away at Age 73
October 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants lost another member of their extended family this week, announcing that former Pro Bowl cornerback Willie Williams had passed away at the age of 83. Williams, an eight-round pick of the Giants in the 1965 NFL Draft out of Grambling State University, spent eight total seasons...

Justin Tuck on Osi Umenyiora Retiring a Giant: “It’s How It Should Be”
August 26th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Wednesday afternoon, defensive end Osi Umenyiora will officially call it a career, signing a one-day contract with the New York Giants before formally announcing his retirement from the NFL. And while many believe he could continue to play if he desired to do so, his former teammate, Oakland Raiders...

New York Giants’ John Mara Expects Two NFL Teams in Los Angeles in 2016
August 5th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The NFL is continuing their push to relocate not one, but possibly two teams back to Los Angeles -- the second largest city in the United States of America -- and New York Giants co-owner John Mara, who is on both the league's Competition Committee and committee to study potential...