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New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Jason Pierre-Paul “We’ll Make a Decision Saturday”
November 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants fans have been clamoring to see defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul all season. Over the summer, JPP injured his hand while lighting fireworks -- losing his right index finger and the portion of two others. But his return now seems imminent, and while he has not appeared on the...

Jason Pierre-Paul Returns to New York Giants with “Hunger in His Eyes”
October 28th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
It didn't take long for defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul to make an impact upon his return to the New York Giants. As the two-time Pro Bowler was reintroduced to his teammates by head coach Tom Coughlin, he was met with a standing ovation and cheers. ***PHOTO1*** With Pierre-Paul back, Coughlin said the...

Death of Former New York Giants Safety Tyler Sash Ruled an Accidental Overdose
October 13th, 2015 at 2:26 PM
When word broke in early September that former New York Giants safety Tyler Sash had passed away at age 27, it sent shockwaves up and down the organization. Players, both past and present, were stunned at the loss of their close friend and former teammate. ***PHOTO1*** "Can't believe the news about Tyler...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin “Thrilled” to See Osi Umenyiora, Chris Snee Inducted into Ring of Honor
October 10th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
At halftime of Sunday night's game against the San Francisco 49ers, the New York Giants will induct four more players into their Ring of Honor, including two key players from the Tom Coughlin era -- defensive end Osi Umenyiora and guard Chris Snee, who also happens to be the Coughlin's...

Chris Snee, Osi Umenyiora Among Four to Be Inducted into New York Giants’ Ring of Honor
October 6th, 2015 at 12:29 PM
The New York Giants will induct four players into their Ring of Honor at halftime of this Sunday's game vs the San Francisco 49ers. Offensive lineman Chris Snee, defensive end Osi Umenyiora, John Johnson and Jack Lummus will be added to the Ring, bringing the number of honorees to 39. ***PHOTO1*** Snee...

Jason Garrett Calls Tom Coughlin “One of the Great” Coaches in NFL History
September 9th, 2015 at 4:58 PM
The Jerry Jones-owned Dallas Cowboys aren't generally ones for handing out compliments, but head coach Jason Garrett certainly offered up a doozy on Wednesday. When asked about their NFC East rival New York Giants and their head coach, Tom Coughlin, an unprovoked Garrett referred to Coughlin as one of the...

Osi Umenyiora Enjoying Twitter Without a Filter: ‘Dallas Cowboys are Overrated’
September 9th, 2015 at 4:09 PM
Defensive end Osi Umenyiora is now officially retired from the NFL and is free to use his Twitter account -- which has gotten him in trouble in the past -- however he sees fit. And shortly after arriving in London as part of his new job with NFL UK, Umenyiora...

New York Giants’ Owa Odighizuwa Striving to Become the Next Osi Umenyiora
August 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants rookie defensive end Owa Odighizuwa had never really met Osi Umenyiora before, but that didn't stop him from attending Wednesday's retirement press conference for The Chief. After all, Double O has long modeled his game off of the two-time Super Bowl champion, even once going as...

New York Giants of Past and Present React to Retirement of DE Osi Umenyiora
August 26th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
After 12 NFL seasons and two Super Bowl championships, defensive end Osi Umenyiora signed a one-day contract with the New York Giants and officially retired from professional football on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** We can rehash what you already know about Umenyiora, but rather than do that, we'll simply let the words of his...

Osi Umenyiora Officially Retires as a Member of New York Giants Despite Interest from Jets
August 26th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
Defensive end Osi Umenyiora has made it official -- his playing days in the National Football League are now over and he's onto his second career as a member of NFL International, where he'll travel to London as part of the NFL's ongoing attempt to expand their brand globally. ***PHOTO1*** But that's...