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Ex-Giant Carl Banks Slams Mike Francesa Over Inaccurate Super Bowl XXI Criticism
February 3rd, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Retired New York Giants linebacker Carl Banks could have arguably been named Super Bowl XXI MVP for his 10-tackle performance against the Denver Broncos, but that honor ultimately went to quarterback Phil Simms, who had a legendary game of his own. ***PHOTO1*** Now, 29 years later, Banks' contributions to that game are...

Cassidy Gifford, Daughter of Frank Gifford, Will Co-Host ET’s Super Bowl 50 Coverage
January 30th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Cassidy Gifford, Hollywood actress and daughter of New York Giants legend Frank Gifford, will pay tribute to her late Father during Super Bowl 50 in the most appropriate of ways. ***PHOTO1*** In addition to her Mother, Kathie Lee Gifford, and Kevin Frazier, Cassidy will head to Santa Clara, California where she will...

On This Date in 1991: New York Giants Win Super Bowl XXV
January 27th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
It was the height of the Gulf War, tensions were high, fans and players were nervous and the United States military doubled as protection and the usual patriotic display outside of Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida ahead of Super Bowl XXV between the New York Giants and the heavily favored...

On This Date in 1987: New York Giants Win Super Bowl XXI
January 25th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
It had been 30 years. 30 long years since the New York Giants had last won an NFL Championship, but that would change on January 25th, 1987. ***PHOTO1*** The 1986 New York Giants, led by head coach Bill Parcells, quarterback Phil Simms and linebacker Lawrence Taylor, bowled over their competition. They finished...

Two Former New York Giants Named Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2016 Class
November 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016 was whittled down to 25 semifinalists on Tuesday night and two of them happen to be former members of the New York Giants. Unfortunately, Phil Simms, Tiki Barber, Ottis Anderson and Mark Bavaro weren't among them. Rather, the two -- quarterback Kurt...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Odell Beckham Jr. Set More All-Time Records
November 9th, 2015 at 7:55 AM
It has gotten to the point where every single time they strap on their respective helmets, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. are setting more historical records. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, that theory once again held true as Manning and Beckham Jr....

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Made All Sorts of History in Sunday’s Victory Over 49ers
October 12th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It seems like each week New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning sets some sort of personal, franchise or league record, but during Sunday night's thrilling 30-27 victory over the San Francisco 49ers, he did all of the above. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look, shall we? Personal Records: A career-high with 54 pass attempts (previous...

Phil Simms Rips into New York Giants, Questions Their Desire to Win
September 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Retired quarterback Phil Simms may be looked at as a New York Giants legend, but that certainly doesn't preclude him from taking shots at his former team. And while many may attribute it to his job as a CBS analyst, it appears Simms is merely frustrated with Big Blue as...

Phil Simms: Jason Pierre-Paul Should Have Trusted New York Giants Following Fireworks Accident
July 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jason Pierre-Paul's first mistake was renting a UHaul van, filling it with (illegal?) fireworks and then lighting them while still in his hands. But the mistakes didn't stop there, says Phil Simms. Rather, Pierre-Paul continued making poor decisions by refusing to meet with the New York Giants and lacking trust...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Steve Weatherford Sees Significant Offensive Improvement
July 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to Independence Day weekend. It's a good thing you're free over the next several days because there won't be a darned thing happening in the NFL. Except here at Giants 101, of course. But you'll have to visit on both Saturday and...