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Giants’ Tom Coughlin Delivers Strong Message to Players: Get Ready, We’re Going to Make a Run
October 21st, 2014 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has long preached the mantra "talk is cheap, play the game" and asked that his players do the same. But on Monday afternoon, just before the team departed and headed out for their bye week, he had an uncharacteristically strong message for them....

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 7
October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 6 in the NFL tossed out all sorts of unexpected results for media and fans alike. The Dallas Cowboys upset the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, the Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati Bengals ended in the year's first tie and the New York Giants, fresh off of three straight wins, had...

Tom Coughlin Had a Very Specific Message for New York Giants Fans on Monday
September 15th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
New York Giants fans are unhappy and head coach Tom Coughlin wants you all to know that he hears you. He understands the frustration and the pessimism, but wants you to remember it's a long season and you play a very important part in the team's potential success, too. ***PHOTO1*** "In an...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 1
September 3rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The NFL regular season officially gets underway tomorrow night when the Green Bay Packers take on the Seattle Seahawks, and that signifies a number of things including the start of NFL Power Rankings. And while some companies and newspapers have been running them since the onset of training camps, most...

Walter Thurmond III Rejected 3-Year Offer from New York Giants to “Stay Hungry” in 2014: Report
August 16th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Not too many players reject the chance to get a multi-year offer from a team in the NFL, especially given the fact that not all of the money in their contract is fully guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Yet, that is exactly what Walter Thurmond III did this past year with the New York Giants,...

Giants’ Kellen Davis Still Looking to Establish Himself Even After Winning Super Bowl in Seattle
August 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Last year, Kellen Davis was a part of the Seattle Seahawks team that won Super Bowl XLVIII in MetLife Stadium and can always say he has a Super Bowl ring from his time in 2013. ***VIDEO1*** But yet, the only thing he remembers is being told by Pete Carroll that he would...

Seattle Seahawks, Former New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas Agree to Deal
July 29th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Terrell Thomas was a free agent for seven months, waiting for a chance and an opportunity to play again in the NFL. He finally got the call on Monday from a pretty good team. ***VIDEO1*** Thomas will be reunited with his former USC coach in Pete Carroll, as he agreed to terms...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Named One of Top 25 Active Coaches in All of Sports
July 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants and head coach Tom Coughlin have not been receiving much respect following a 7-9 campaign in 2013, but that pattern of disrespect was derailed briefly earlier this week when The Sporting News released their list of the "Top 25 Active Coaches" in all of sports. Despite...

Walter Thurmond III: New York Giants Defense More Complex, Exotic than Seattle Seahawks
June 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A season ago, Walter Thurmond III was a fixture in the vaunted Seattle Seahawks secondary, which became commonly known as the "Legion of Boom" en route to a Super Bowl title. But despite their immense success, Thurmond, now a member of the New York Giants, says the complexities pale in...

Betters Guide to the 2014 NFL Season
June 17th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Whilst the rest of the world is currently being gripped by an acute case of soccer frenzy, sports fans in the US can’t wait for their football season to begin! ***VIDEO1*** The 2014 NFL season will mark the 95th edition of the tournament. This year’s season begins on Thursday, September 4, when...

New York Giants “No Longer in Play” for Tight End Jermichael Finley: Report
June 5th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants made an immediate call to free agent tight end Jermichael Finley following his medical clearance from a fusion of the C3-C4 vertebrates, and that interest remained until late last week. However, Paul Dottino of WFAN now reports the plug has been pulled and, like the Seattle...

Seattle Seahawks Pass on Jermichael Finley; New York Giants Reportedly Remain Interested
June 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
If the New York Giants are serious about signing free agent tight end Jermichael Finley, who was medically cleared last week following a successful recovery after having the C3-C4 vertebrates in his neck fused, they now have one less team to compete with. ***VIDEO1*** Pro Football Talk reported on Sunday that the...

Bovada Gives New York Giants 40/1 Post-Draft Odds to Win Super Bowl XLIX
May 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In what is considered to be a very much "win now" stage for the New York Giants, they have attempted to build a team that can not only help the Giants get back to the postseason for the first time since 2011, but a team that can win Super Bowl...

New York Giants Will Allow “War Room” Camera for First Time in Franchise History
May 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
For the very first time in franchise history, the New York Giants intend to allow a live NFL Network camera into their "war room" during the 2014 NFL Draft. ***VIDEO1*** The Giants will be one of 16 teams to allow a live camera in their "war room," joining the Houston Texans, St....

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Victor Cruz Among NFLPI’s Top 50 Player Sales Rankings
May 4th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson may have topped the NFL Players Inc. list of top sales for the 2013-2014 season, but the New York Giants were also represented in the Top 50 with both quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Victor Cruz making the list. ***VIDEO1*** Manning was the only Giant to...

New York Giants “Remain in the Mix” for DT Kevin Williams
May 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent defensive tackle Kevin Williams (Minnesota Vikings) for two days in mid-April, but the six-time Pro Bowler eventually left without a deal. However, Williams admitted earlier this week that Big Blue "remains in the mix" for his services, but also noted that he's...

2014 New York Giants Tickets Among Top 5 Most Expensive in NFL: Report
April 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's been quite some time since the New York Giants finished a season with a losing record, but that's exactly what happened when they finished with a 7-9 record in 2013. As a result, the Giants opted not to raise their season tickets prices -- something that seems only fair...

Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

Sidney Rice Re-Signs with Seattle Seahawks; New York Giants Had Some Interest
April 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice did recently make a trip to New Jersey, but failed to visit the New York Giants during that time. Rather, the veteran met with Rex Ryan and the New York Jets before heading back to Washington where he officially re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with Former Seattle Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond
March 16th, 2014 at 8:40 AM
The New York Giants have been actively seeking a cornerback to add to their roster, and on Sunday they found one. The team has agreed to terms with former Seattle Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond on a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2**** Thurmond, a former fourth-round pick of the Seahawks in the 2010 NFL Draft,...