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New York Giants Have 4 of the Worst 10 Contracts in the NFC East, So Says Philly.com
April 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
First and foremost, we preface this article by offering the following disclaimer: this subjective topic was covered by Jimmy Kempski of Philly.com, a Philadelphia Eagles beat writer who made no bones about his belief that the Eagles have "no bad contracts." For example, he believes that the $6.9 million owed...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Brandon Boykin Continues Trash Talking: “Who is Walter Thurmond?
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
On Tuesday, one of the newest additions to the New York Giants defense and secondary Walter Thurmond made a very bold statement when he told the media that he's the best slot corner in the NFL. ***VIDEO1*** Thurmond just came over from the Super Bowl XLVIII winning Seattle Seahawks defense, one that...

New York Giants’ Strength of Schedule a Relatively Meaningless Statistic
April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
NFL Network (NFL AM’s “Roster Reset”) as well as other media outlets has recently discussed “paper champs”-like polls and “Who won free agency in the NFC East?” Don’t become too excited over the fact that the New York Football Giants “won” (with the Washington Redskins in second, Philadelphia Eagles in...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III: “I’m Ready to Lead by Example”
April 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Perhaps a bit overshadowed by the addition of cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, hype surrounding Walter Thurmond III -- a former member of the Legion of Doom -- has quieted in recent weeks. And while his role may be poised to focus primarily on the slot corner position, Thurmond III hasn't allowed...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

Jason Avant: Giants Have DeSean Jackson’s Kryptonite in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
April 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When DeSean Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles, the New York Giants breathed a brief sigh of relief. For at least a few moments, the thorn in their side was gone and potentially heading outside of the NFC East. That feeling was fleeting however, as Jackson ultimately signed a...

Should New York Giants Kick the Tires on WR DeSean Jackson?
March 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The very moment the Philadelphia Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson, it was inevitable that fans of all 31 other teams would turn on their gaming systems, put in Madden and sign him to their roster. It was also inevitable that once that was done, the question would be...

Ex-Giant Derrick Ward Goes on Epic Twitter Rant Against NFL, ESPN and Basically Everything Else
March 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Retired New York Giants running back Derrick Ward is no stranger to Twitter rants. In fact, since his retirement, he's routinely gone off on a number of topics including the NFL's assistance for retired players, Warren Sapp and his stance on Michael Strahan, and a number of other odds and...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese on QB Mark Sanchez: “Never Say Never”
March 25th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Late on Monday even, a slew of conflicting reports hit social media suggesting that the New York Giants may or may not be interested in free agent quarterback Mark Sanchez. ***PHOTO1*** Initially, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported that Sanchez would sign with the Philadelphia Eagles, but that was promptly followed up by a...

New York Giants Have Interest in Quarterback Mark Sanchez: Report
March 24th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
File this under the "there's no way in a million universes I would have ever expected that" column, as NFL Network reports the New York Giants are among several teams expected to pursue free agent quarterback Mark Sanchez, who was released by the New York Jets earlier today with a...

New York Giants Will Tender Exclusive Rights Free Agent Center Dallas Reynolds
March 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants will not tender restricted free agents (RFA) Henry Hynoski or Jim Cordle, but they do play on tendering exclusive rights free agent (ERFA) center Dallas Reynolds at the three-year veteran minimum -- a standard with ERFAs -- reports the New York Daily News. Reynolds, who went undrafted...

2014 New York Giants Already, and Perhaps Justifiably, Facing Underdog Role
February 4th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The end of the season in a way marks the beginning of the next. Or so it seems, as Rotoworld has already released rankings for the 2014 season. Though it means nothing, it is an indication as to how the 7-9 New York Giants are viewed in comparison to the...

Mike Patterson Would Like to Return to New York Giants in 2014
February 1st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
It’s no secret that the New York Giants run defense was their greatest strength in an otherwise abysmal 2013 season as they only allowed two running backs to rush for over 100 yards the entire season (DeAngelo Williams and Ryan Mathews). With the addition of Jon Beason the defense eventually...

New York Giants Vs. Dallas Cowboys was One of NFL’s Most-Watched Games in 2013
January 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
After starting the season 0-6, the New York Giants came roaring back, winning their next four games to set up an incredibly important NFC East battle against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 12. A win would have brought the Giants' record to 5-6 and given them a legitimate shot to...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Team: “Finish Strong; Finish with Pride”
December 28th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Since 2004, the New York Football Giants have met an NFC East division rival in week 17 of the season five of nine times. Sunday will be the 10th. Of those five times, the Giants have won all five. Head coach Tom Coughlin isn’t letting go of his “finish” mantra,...

Dallas Cowboys Workout Former New York Giants QB David Carr; Sign Jon Kitna Instead
December 25th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Whether or not Tony Romo (back) will be ready for the Dallas Cowboys' Week 17 game against the Philadelphia Eagles remains to be seen, but preparations have already begun in the event he's unable to go. On Tuesday, the team worked out several quarterbacks, including former New York Giants back-up,...

San Diego Chargers Destroy New York Giants 37-14; Big Blue Eliminated from Playoffs
December 8th, 2013 at 7:30 PM
The New York Giants went into Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers completely aware that losing was a non-option; something that was only compounded following a Philadelphia Eagles victory earlier in the day. But when kickoff finally arrived, the urgency just wasn't there. From the onset, it was clear that...

Green Bay Packers Will Start Scott Tolzien at QB Against New York Giants
November 11th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
With Aaron Rodgers already sidelined due a broken collarbone, the last thing the Green Bay Packers could afford was losing another quarterback. Yet, only a few short plays into their game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, that's exactly what happened when Seneca Wallace went down with a groin injury. Insert...

Oakland Raiders’ Darren McFadden, Terrelle Pryor Suffer Injuries; Status Vs. Giants TBD
November 4th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Not only did the Oakland Raiders suffer a crushing defeat against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday afternoon, they also suffered a number of injuries to key players including running back Darren McFadden (hamstring) and quarterback Terrelle Pryor (knee). Although Pryor didn't return to the game, he dismissed it as a precaution,...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Looking to Regain Clutch Form as He Continues to Set Franchise Records
November 2nd, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Lately, it’s all about the 15 interceptions and the 0-6 start for the New York Giants quarterback, Eli Manning. Not much was ado when he surpassed Super Bowl XXI MVP quarterback Phil Simms’ all-time passing yardage (33,462) on October 27th, 2013. ***PHOTO1*** In the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles, Manning hit...