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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,...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Former New York Giants TE Travis Beckum
February 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It took some time, but former New York Giants tight end and Super Bowl XLVI champion, Travis Beckum, has finally found a new home. The Seattle Seahawks announced on Monday that they have signed Beckum to a Reserve/Futures contract. "Blessed! New chapter," Beckum tweeted. "Big time love from the 12th Man...

Impressed with Seahawks, Antrel Rolle Says Giants’ Defense Must Raise Level of Play in 2014
February 8th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There aren’t too many serious football fans out there today that haven’t heard the old adage, “Offense wins games, but Defense wins championships” (the actual Dave Thorson, basketball coach quote was: “No doubt -- offense sells the tickets, but defense wins the championships”). As recent as last Sunday, this rings...

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 Thursday Morning Storylines: Antonio Pierce Named Head Coach at Long Beach Poly
February 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The quiet post-Super Bowl lull is now upon us and that ever so brief break for the NFL and their fans has already grown old. However, despite the apparent calm and quiet, there's still a lot going on behind the scenes. So relax here on your Thursday morning and enjoy...

2014 New York Giants Already, and Perhaps Justifiably, Facing Underdog Role
February 4th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
The end of the season in a way marks the beginning of the next. Or so it seems, as Rotoworld has already released rankings for the 2014 season. Though it means nothing, it is an indication as to how the 7-9 New York Giants are viewed in comparison to the...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Steve Smith Thrilled for Brother Malcolm Smith
February 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With Super Bowl XLVIII now behind us, NFL football enters a dead zone for a few weeks. It's a time to kick back, relax, unwind and just enjoy a temporary calm before the NFL Combine gets underway, followed by NFL free agency, the NFL Draft and then offseason workouts. And,...

Poor Eli Manning: Super Bowl XLVIII Edition
February 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...