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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...

New York Giants’ Championship Banners Provide Seattle Seahawks Motivation, Inspiration
January 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While the Denver Broncos are practicing at the Atlantic Health Training Center and looking at one dusty 45+ year old trophy, the Seattle Seahawks are at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center surrounded by a rich championship past, Lombardi Trophies, multiple Super Bowl banners and a history that defined the current...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Title Banners Provide Seahawks Inspiration
January 30th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Super Bowl weekend is nearly upon us. In mere days, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ will host the largest event in sports, and with football now becoming the primary focus, storylines are starting to re-adjust. One of the most interesting? The Seahawks drawing motivation and inspiration from the New...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: John Fox Reminisces, Mike Patterson Wants to Stay
January 27th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
Super Bowl week is upon us. Accordingly, little news will focus on any team that's not either named the Denver Broncos or Seattle Seahawks. And whatever news does trickle down about the New York Giants or any other team in the league will, most often, tie directly into one of...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle Will Replace Earl Thomas in 2014 Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2014 at 1:35 PM
Safety Antrel Rolle was a tremendous bright spot during an otherwise abysmal 2013 season for the New York Giants. He went above and beyond, leaving it all out on the field each week, proving that he earned the right to be named a team captain. It's for that reason his...

Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman Rips Former Giants OC Kevin Gilbride, Calls Him “Bitter”
January 16th, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Shortly after Kevin Gilbride announced his retirement from the New York Giants and the National Football League, he made the media rounds, discussing his career, Super Bowl championships and defenses from across the league. And when asked about the Seattle Seahawks' defense and their "Legion of Boom" secondary, which is...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: “Things Need to Be Shaken up” After “Eye-Opening” Season
December 18th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
Antrel Rolle pulls no punches. He never has, he never will and he doesn't backtrack on the things he says. For that reason, it should come as absolutely no surprise that the veteran New York Giants safety lit up the airwaves on Tuesday afternoon during his weekly spot with WFAN. With...

After Apparent Rift, New York Giants Stress the Importance of “Team First”
December 17th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Tempers flared, words were spilled and fingers were pointed without actually being pointed. And by now, the entire country has been made aware of the locker-room issues facing the New York Giants following a 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. Few were without guilt after the game, with...

New York Giants’ Brandon Myers on His Tweets: “I’m not Good with Words”
December 17th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Following Sunday's 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, New York Giants tight end Brandon Myers took to Twitter and vented after what appeared to be a locker-room altercation with an unknown teammate (some speculate that it was safety Antrel Rolle). His words were very specific and detailed, recounting an obvious...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Still Believes in Kevin Gilbride and His Offensive System
December 17th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Despite calling the entire offensive production on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks "pathetic," New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin isn't throwing the towel in on his players or his coaching staff, especially his offensive coaches. A lot of the blame for the Giants offensive woes has fallen on the shoulders...

Time Has Come for New York Giants, Kevin Gilbride to Go Their Separate Ways
December 16th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants reached a dubious goal on Sunday in their embarrassing 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. Not only was it the second time they were shutout on offense this season -- the first was back in Week 3 in a 38-0 blowout...

Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman: Giants QB Eli Manning Provided Us Bulletin Board Material
December 16th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Leading up to Sunday's Week 15 game against the Seattle Seahawks, the New York Giants did a relatively good job of keeping quiet. After all, they had just gone through weeks of boasting that was only quieted down after head coach Tom Coughlin was informed of the chatter and reminded...