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Ex-Giants Kicker Brandon McManus Ties NFL Playoff Record for Field Goals
January 18th, 2016 at 8:25 AM
Some New York Giants fans like to keep up with the team's former players and others don't. If you're one of the latter, click out of this now -- it won't be for you. But for those of you who do stay dialed in to former players, it might interest...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings Named Finalist for 2nd Annual Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
November 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Art Rooney is arguably one of the most recognized names in the sporting world, especially the NFL. Rooney founded and owned the Pittsburgh Steelers until he passed away in 1988. His two sons, Dan and Art II, now run the Steelers organization. Last season, the NFL introduced the Art Rooney Sportsmanship...

49ers Fans Start Brawl Outside of Buffalo Wild Wings, Get Demolished by Giants Fans: Video
September 21st, 2015 at 12:02 PM
San Francisco 49ers fans are no stranger to starting fights and, sometimes, all-out brawls. In recent weeks, we've seen instances where they violently assaulted a fan of the Minnesota Vikings, leading to four arrests. And a year ago, two 49ers fans beat another fan in the Levis Stadium bathroom so...

New York Giants Given Worst Odds to Win in Week 1 After 20,000 FiveThirtyEight Simulations
September 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
FiveThirtyEight has run 20,000 Week 1 simulations and per on their Elo-based model, the New York Giants have the lowest odds to win on opening weekend of any team in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** At 27%, the Giants are one of only two teams in the 20 percentile, joining the Pittsburgh Steelers (28%),...

New York Giants Acquire Punter Brad Wing from Pittsburgh Steelers
September 4th, 2015 at 11:47 AM
Mere moments after it was announced that the team had released long-time punter Steve Weatherford, it was also confirmed that the New York Giants have acquired Australian Rules Football Player (now an NFL punter) Brad Wing from the Pittsburgh Steelers in exchange for a conditional seventh-round draft choice. ***PHOTO1*** Wing, who initially...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. the New NFL Spokesperson for Head & Shoulders: Video
August 28th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is known for many things -- he's the 2014 AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, the Madden 16 coverboy and he also hauled in the single greatest catch in NFL history last season. But he's also known for his wild and colorful...

New York Giants, Eli Manning Have Had ‘No Meaningful Discussions” on Contract: Report
July 25th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
Earlier this week, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that the New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning had finally opened up lines of communication as it relates to a new, long-term contract -- a contract that would likely be the final of Manning's career. ***PHOTO1*** Rapoport went on to state that the...

Ex-Giants WR Plaxico Burress Rips “Liar” Nick Saban Over Comments at SEC Media Day
July 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Nick Saban is a rich, rich man. He's a very successfully rich man, but that's come as a product of his willingness to essentially take the money and run. Yet when it comes to his own players, Saban suddenly takes issue with that. And although he tried to claim it...

Watch: New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Set to Make Acting Debut in HBO’s ‘Ballers’
June 21st, 2015 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, who is returning from a torn patellar tendon, is still roughly five weeks away from being cleared for limited practice, but less than 13 hours away from making his professional acting debut as a part-time cast member on the HBO series "Ballers" featuring...

Ex-New York Giants WR Brandon London Announces His Retirement from Football
June 5th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Another member of the New York Giants' Super Bowl XLII championship team has decided to call it a career as wide receiver Brandon London, who has spent the last five years playing for the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL, announced his retirement from the game of football earlier this week. ***PHOTO1*** "Thank...