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Is Impact of New York Giants’ Improved Secondary on Pass Rush Being Underestimated?
April 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ahhhh, “You can never have enough pass rushers.” While true, the impact that a dominating New York Giants’ secondary can have on a defensive line shouldn’t go overlooked. An opposing quarterback still needs someone to throw to. If his receivers are covered and/or blanketed and timing is off, so is...

New York Giants Sign CB Zack Bowman to One-Year Deal
March 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's taken longer than expected, but the New York Giants and cornerback Zack Bowman (Chicago Bears), who is in East Rutherford today, have finally agreed on a one-year deal. Although it remains somewhat unclear as to why it's taken the two sides so long to come to this agreement, it has...

Will Hill Heads New York Giants’ List of “Performance-Based Pay” for 2013
March 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Monday, the NFL released the names and amounts for every player league-wide who received "performance-based pay" as a result of their playing time and salary in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** The system, which has been in place as part of the Collective Bargaining Agreement since 2002, weighs the aforementioned playing time with base...

Ex-NFL Executive: New York Giants Got Steal of Free Agency with Walter Thurmond
March 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Although some analysts remain content in their belief that the New York Giants have had a relatively poor offseason thus far, many more believe they've hit it out of the park. Once such person is former Philadelphia Eagles Director of Pro Personnel, Louis Riddick, who currently works for ESPN. ***PHOTO1*** Riddick recently...

New York Giants, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Agree to 5-Year, $39 Million Deal
March 17th, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The New York Giants have been searching for a top cornerback in free agency, and on Monday they landed one. Adam Schefter reports that the Giants and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie have agreed to a five-year, $39  million deal with $15 million guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Rodgers-Cromartie was viewed as the best free agent available following the first few days of players...

New York Giants, Trumaine McBride Agree to Two-Year, $3.1 Million Deal
March 11th, 2014 at 9:45 AM
The new league year has not even started and already news is fast and furious. Less than an hour after it was announced that the New York Giants would re-sign running back Peyton Hillis, it was also revealed that the team has agreed to a two-year, $3.1M deal with cornerback...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Many Changes Ahead for Eli Manning
March 3rd, 2014 at 6:35 AM
The weekend was quick to pass and another Monday is now upon us. But with only a little over a week to go before the official start to NFL free agency, anticipation is beginning to mount. For the time being however, sit back, relax and enjoy the following Monday morning...

New York Giants a “Perfect Fit” for Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert?
February 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As we head toward free agency and, ultimately, the NFL Draft, the New York Giants have a near overwhelming amount of needs. Chief among them is a repair along the offensive line, a quality running back, a replacement for wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, a middle linebacker and, of course, cornerback....

New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara Discusses Calvin Johnson, Eli Manning, Influences in NFL
February 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The secondary of the New York Giants may be in for a bit of a make-shift in 2014, as Corey Webster had his contract voided and will not return to the team and Aaron Ross, Terrell Thomas and Stevie Brown are all free agents and their whereabouts for next season...

Could Quarterback Tim Tebow Possibly Be a Fit with New York Giants?
February 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The thought of Tim Tebow on the New York Giants is likely a laughable notion for many people on the surface. However, given Big Blue's love of project quarterbacks, their recent decision to carry three QBs on their 53-man roster the fact that Curtis Painter would be the only real...

Giants’ Mark Herzlich Joins Fellow Teammates as an Author; New Book Details Overcoming All Odds
February 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Back in April of 2011, there were avid followers of New York Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich that knew his entire story while an All-American at Boston College and wanted him drafted to wear blue. While that didn’t happen (he was, however, selected with the 51st pick of the 10th round...

Seattle Seahawks Now the Team to Beat for New York Giants
February 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With Super Bowl XLVIII now complete, the NFL and all its fans are thoroughly aware as to whom the team to beat is. Unfortunately for the New York Giants, that team is a great one that happens to reside in the NFC. In other words, the Seattle Seahawks are the...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Super Bowl Sunday Has Arrived
February 2nd, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Super Bowl Sunday has arrived! Today is the day the biggest event in all of sports takes place and it's occurring in our own back yard. Better yet, it occurs only a day after retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan was finally, and rightfully, voted into the Pro...

2013 New York Giants Penalty Data: Eli Manning Near League Lead in Penalties
January 16th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Giants, the season has come and gone. To say it was disappointing would be a bit of an understatement, as far more went wrong than right. From injuries to the offensive line, drops to turnovers and missed assignments to missed tackles, the Giants had very little...

Comparing Potential New York Giants Draft Targets: Darqueze Dennard Vs. Justin Gilbert
January 6th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As we head into the offseason of what was a disappointing 2013-2014 season for the New York Giants, there is some work to do. The Giants will be looking to fill several holes in this May's NFL Draft and one of those holes is at cornerback, where they are in...

New York Giants Have Endured a Disappointing Season, but Future Remains Bright
December 28th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
With the New York Giants well out of the playoff race and the final game of the regular season soon approaching, most Big Blue loyalists enter the weekend with nothing in particular to be excited about, except perhaps the Giants ending the season with some fight, putting together back to...

Prince Amukamara Shadowing Calvin Johnson Pays Off in New York Giants’ 23-20 Victory Vs. Lions
December 23rd, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Heading into Sunday afternoon's game against the Detroit Lions, the New York Giants had to figure out a plan to stop the best wide receiver in the NFL in Calvin Johnson. ***PHOTO1*** With over 1,400 yards and 12 touchdowns, actually stopping the man known as "Megaton" can scare a defensive coordinator into...

New York Giants Survive Horrid Second Half, Eliminate Detroit Lions from Playoffs in 23-20 OT Win
December 22nd, 2013 at 7:45 PM
With little to play for, the New York Giants came out strong on Sunday, beating the Detroit Lions in almost every aspect of the game. In fact, it appeared like a bizarre role reversal in which Big Blue was fighting for their playoff lives, while the Lions were merely going...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara Unsure If He’ll Be Shadowing Calvin Johnson on Sunday
December 19th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
It's pretty clear that Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions has emerged as the best wide receiver in the NFL. On Sunday, the New York Giants defense has the unenviable task of trying to contain him on Sunday when they take on the Detroit Lions. Johnson might not know too much...

New York Giants Seek Support from Fans & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 11th, 2013 at 11:30 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his weekly press conference in a no-nonsense mood. Frustration has clearly begun to boil over, and he wasn't feeling up to answering the same question a dozen different ways. Rather, as has become the norm, he dove head-first into...