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New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: the Case for Ronnie Stanley in Round 1
April 19th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! With the exception of the return of kicker Josh Brown on Monday, things remain relatively quiet in Big Blue land and will through Thursday when General Manager Jerry Reese holds his pre-2016 NFL Draft press conference. ***PHOTO1*** Until then, we've got you covered. So as you've...

New York Giants, New York Jets Open to Another MetLife Stadium Super Bowl
March 21st, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium made history as it was the first Super Bowl played outdoors in a cold weather stadium. Ultimately, the weather and the elements had no impact on the game and everything -- save for the Denver Broncos' performance -- went exactly as planned. ***PHOTO1*** In fact, things...

Roger Goodell Proposes “Odell Beckham Jr. Rule” for Personal Fouls, Ejections
February 6th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
During his Super Bowl 50 press conference on Friday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that he has proposed a new rule to the league's Competition Committee -- a rule that may become known as "The Odell Beckham Jr. rule." ***PHOTO1*** The new rule, which was brought up as the result of a...

Several Ex-New York Giants Remind NFL That Only They Can Defeat the New England Patriots
September 4th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
When Pete Rose cheated and gambled on the game of baseball, he admitted it and was immediately banned for life. When the New England Patriots cheat, they lie about it, cover it up, destroy the evidence and, at least in the case of quarterback Tom Brady, eventually win out in...

NFL Lawyers Reject Adding John Mara to Tom Brady-New England Patriots Settlement Talks
August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
A court has suggested that New York Giants co-owner John Mara, chairman of the league's chief executive committee, participate in settlement discussions between the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady because said committee generally oversees labor-related issues. However, ESPN reports that league lawyer rejected the notion that he could...

Tom Brady’s ‘DeflateGate’ Appeal Will Have Impact on New York Giants, NFC East
May 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
By now you would have to be living under a rock to have not heard about the New England Patriots’ “Deflategate” incident and the penalties levied upon them. While the fines and loss of draft picks may be of no concern to New York Giants fans, the imposed four-game suspension...

New York Giants’ John Mara Continues His Support of Roger Goodell Following DeflateGate Decisions
May 21st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara, who also heads the NFL’s Competition Committee, has never been one to criticize NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and that's not going to change now. In the aftermath of the New England Patriots' DeflateGate scandal, which included the loss of multiple draft picks, a $1...

League’s Punishment of Atlanta Falcons Could Impact New York Giants’ Draft Plans
March 30th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
The Atlanta Falcons face "severe" disciplinary action for violating the league's policy on pumping fake crowd noise into their stadium -- something owner Arthur Blank admitted to back in February -- and depending on what punishment is handed down, it could directly impact the New York Giants and their approach...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Issues Statement, Offers Condolences on Passing of Ann Mara
February 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants family and fan base is in mourning over the passing of the matriarch of the franchise, Ann Mara, who died at the age of 85. ***PHOTO1*** Her passing comes more than a week after an accident in which she slipped outside her home on some ice...

John Mara, Art Rooney II Offer Support of Roger Goodell Following Release of Mueller Report
January 8th, 2015 at 2:40 PM
Former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III released his findings after an investigation into the NFL's handling of the Ray Rice video on Thursday, and while he believed the NFL to have mishandled the information they did have, found no evidence to support that they ever saw the video or...