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New York Giants Players React to Hiring of Steve Spagnuolo as Defensive Coordinator
January 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Thursday, the New York Giants made it official. Steve Spagnuolo would return to East Rutherford after six years away, having been re-hired as the team's defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the hiring was made official, several Giants players -- including some of those who were with the Baltimore Ravens during his...

New York Giants Fire Secondary/Cornerbacks Coach Peter Giunta
January 7th, 2015 at 11:30 AM
In addition to parting ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell, the New York Giants made another shift defensively on Wednesday, firing long-time secondary/cornerbacks coach Peter Giunta. ***PHOTO1*** “No one person is responsible for what happened in this year,” head coach Tom Coughlin said. “That has to be loud and clear. If there...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: What to Do with Prince Amukamara?
January 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! We're halfway to the weekend and another round of playoff football that does not include our beloved Big Blue. But fear not -- there's still plenty of Giants material to cover and evaluate as we slowly limp towards both free agency and the NFL...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Larry Donnell is Motivated to Improve
January 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! Or, perhaps, not so happy of a Monday after the Dallas Cowboys won their wildcard playoff game against the Detroit Lions in the most controversial of fashion. But we'll get into that later today. In the mean time, some Big Blue reading... ***PHOTO1*** Today we look...

Walter Thurmond III Eyeing Return to New York Giants in 2015: “I Want to Be Here”
December 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
At first, he was brought in to help supply blanket coverage in the New York Giants secondary as a nickel back. But after suffering a season-ending injury in Week 2 -- tearing a pectoral muscle -- Walter Thurmond’s secondary presence with the Giants was short-lived at best and it appeared...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. on Zach Mettenberger: “He’s as Tough as They Come”
December 7th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
As the New York Giants and Tennessee Titans square off on Sunday, two rookies from LSU will be taking the field for their respective teams. Both former Tigers are looking forward to playing against each other, although they will not be on the field at the same time. But, at...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell: Our Defense Really Misses Jon Beason Out There
November 29th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
For the second year in a row, the New York Giants have been hit hard with injuries; especially their defense. ***PHOTO1*** Prince Amukamara, Walter Thurmond and Trumaine McBride are all out for the season with injuries and both Jacquian Williams and Cullen Jenkins are dealing with injuries that will keep them out...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Ready for Chance to Defend Cowboys’ Dez Bryant
November 19th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
It's been a rough first season for Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie with the New York Giants, especially because he's been hampered with an IT band injury; one that causes pain to the knee, ankle and leg. ***PHOTO1*** It's caused him to leave games early because the pain has been too much to deal with;...

New York Giants Vs. San Francisco 49ers: Week 11 Preview
November 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Sunday at MetLife Stadium, the New York Giants (3-6) will look to get back on the winning track against the San Francisco 49ers (5-4), who had showered Big Blue with undeserving respect all week. On the other side of the coin however, the Giants showed little respect in return,...

New York Giants Worked Out Cornerback Derek Cox, 12 Others on Tuesday
November 12th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
With Tuesday being the typical workout day for the New York Giants, you would think they would have a running back or two in due to Michael Cox suffering a fractured leg and Peyton Hillis suffering a concussion against the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** But, oddly enough, the Giants didn't...

Giants’ Zack Bowman Released from Hospital After Suffering Stomach Flu; Uncertain Vs. Seahawks
November 7th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Thursday, cornerback Zack Bowman had to miss practice for the New York Giants as he had to be rushed to the hospital after complaining about abdominal pains. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants already have a depleted secondary as it is with injuries and a significant injury to Bowman at this point to the...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll: Underestimating Tom Coughlin Would Be a “Terrible Mistake”
November 6th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Only a couple of years separate Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll and New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin in age. But both have crossed each others paths many times and have, at least, shared a respect for one another throughout their time as NFL coaches. ***PHOTO1*** Despite never coaching together,...

New York Giants Place Prince Amukamara on IR; Awarded Chykie Brown Off Waivers from Ravens
November 5th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Wednesday that they have placed cornerback Prince Amukamara on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) and, in a separate transaction, have been awarded cornerback Chykie Brown off of waivers from the Baltimore Ravens. ***PHOTO1*** Amukamara, who was having arguably his best season as a pro, suffered a torn...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 9
November 5th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 22.16 Points Last Game: 23.02 Points Eli Manning had a good...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford, Daniel Fells, Preston Parker & Weston Richburg Also Injured in Loss to Colts
November 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed by the Indianapolis Colts to the tune of 40-24 on Monday night, but adding injury to insult, the team also suffered the crushing loss of cornerback Prince Amukamara, who will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn biceps. Unfortunately for Big...

New York Giants Lose Prince Amukamara for Season Due to Torn Biceps
November 4th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
At the midway mark of their season, the New York Giants are putting up numbers they'd otherwise like to avoid -- injury numbers, that is. And it's a tally that grew on Monday night as the team lost cornerback Prince Amukamara for the year after he suffered a torn biceps...

New York Giants Humiliated in Front of 100+ Alumni as They Fall to Indianapolis Colts 40-24
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the New York Giants headed into their bye week with a 3-4 record, head coach Tom Coughlin had one very specific message for his players: "be prepared for this run we're about to make." ***PHOTO1*** Only...that run never even got started. The Giants trailed the Indianapolis Colts 3-0 after the first quarter,...

New York Giants Players Briefed on Ebola in Advance of Trip to Dallas
October 16th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It's something they undoubtedly never expected to hear, but players of the New York Giants were briefed on the Ebola virus and the ongoing pandemic around the world in advance of their trip to Texas on Sunday afternoon where they'll take on NFC East division rivals, the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** In recent...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara: Philadelphia Eagles Really Miss DeSean Jackson
October 9th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Despite the fact that they are 4-1 this season and in a tie for first place in the NFC East, the Philadelphia Eagles offense doesn't quite have the same draw to it. ***PHOTO1*** At least, that's how New York Giants starting cornerback Prince Amukamara sees them on the film and on the...

Philadelphia Eagles’ LeSean McCoy Misses Osi Umenyiora: No One Talks Like He Did
October 9th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
This is Osi Umenyiora's second season being away from the New York Giants, but last week he returned to Metlife Stadium and got a sack on Eli Manning, his former quarterback who won him to two Super Bowls. This week, Umenyiora may be missing the rivalry the Giants have with...