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Keith Rivers, Shaun Rogers Unlikely to Return to New York Giants in 2014: Report
January 30th, 2014 at 1:25 PM
Once Super Bowl XLVIII concludes over the weekend at MetLife Stadium between the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks, it will put the final seal on the 2013 season and the New York Giants can make their official preparations for the 2014 campaign. The first step towards the 2014 season is the...

New York Giants Who Ended 2013 on Injured Reserve: Who Should Stay and Who Should Go?
January 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Depending upon how prior health-related statements are interpreted and players rehabilitate from their injuries, going with younger and less injury-prone players has become the New York Giants' way. Well, it also depends upon if the player can not only contribute outright to the team, but if their salary is conducive...

Are New York Giants Really Facing a Rebuild or Just a Refinement: Part II, Defense
January 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Most agreed that the offensive side of the ball for the New York Giants was more of a rebuild -- mostly due to the offensive line and integral parts like tight end and running back still being a question mark. How about the defensive side? When we left off, we...

New York Giants Place David Wilson, Shaun Rogers on IR; Activate Andre Brown, Markus Kuhn
November 7th, 2013 at 4:12 PM
The New York Giants have announced that running back David Wilson and defensive tackle Shaun Rogers have been placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). Taking their respective places are Andre Brown, who has been activated off of short-term IR, and defensive tackle Markus Kuhn, who has been activated off of...

New York Giants’ Shaun Rogers, Jayron Hosley Downgraded to Out Vs. Philadelphia Eagles
October 27th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
When the New York Giants packed up and headed to Philadelphia on Saturday, cornerback Jayron Hosley (hamstring) and defensive tackle Shaun Rogers (knee) were not with them. Both players, who had previously been listed as doubtful, were downgraded to out for week eight's game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Rogers, who has...

New York Giants Vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Week 8 Game Preview
October 26th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants (1-6) will be heading to Lincoln Financial Field to take on the Philadelphia Eagles (3-4) this Sunday, and it will be a game of streaks. The Giants have not won on the road, nor back-to-back, in 364 days (as of Sunday), while the Eagles have lost...

Giants’ David Wilson Ruled Out Vs. Philadelphia Eagles; Brandon Jacobs, Shaun Rogers Doubtful
October 25th, 2013 at 1:42 PM
The New York Giants released their final week eight injury report on Friday afternoon, and depth issues continue to be a problem as running back David Wilson (neck) has been ruled out, with Brandon Jacobs (hamstring) listed as doubtful. In addition to Jacobs, defensive tackle Shaun Rogers (knee) has also been...

New York Giants Announce Full Injury Report for Week 7 Vs. Minnesota Vikings
October 19th, 2013 at 2:18 PM
The New York Giants have released their official injury report for their Week 7 contest on Monday night against the Minnesota Vikings and it is as follows: OUT: David Wilson, RB, Neck Jayron Hosley, CB, Hamstring DOUBTFUL: None QUESTIONABLE: Brandon Jacobs, RB, Hamstring Jason Pierre-Paul, DE, Illness Adrien Robinson, TE, Foot Shaun Rogers, DT, Knee Cooper Taylor, S, Shoulder PROBABLE:  David Baas, C,...

‘Bigger Butts’ Could Be the Difference-Maker on Defense for New York Giants in 2013-14
September 7th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell apparently has quite the sense of humor. When asked about the difference he sees in this year's New York Giants defense over last, Fewell exclaimed (via Connor Orr of the Star-Ledger), "We've got bigger butts!" This is, of course, in reference to the...

New York Giants’ Revamped Defensive Line Should Give Fans High Hopes
September 2nd, 2013 at 3:00 PM
With the initial "final"-53 having been announced on Saturday, the New York Football Giants still have some lingering position/depth questions as week 1 of the 2013 NFL Season is almost finally upon us. ***PHOTO1*** As of Monday afternoon, defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins, defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins, defensive tackle Linval Joseph, defensive end/linebacker...

New York Giants DT Mike Patterson Happy to Be Healthy, Showing He Can Compete for Spot
August 29th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Two years ago, Mike Patterson's life was in serious jeopardy when he collapses at the Philadelphia Eagles training camp and was being rushed to the hospital after suffering a seizure on the field. Despite going against doctors orders, Patterson played through the 2011 season without any instances with a rare...

New York Giants DE Justin Tuck Says Defensive Tackle Competition Heating up at Camp
August 9th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The New York Giants struggled to stop the run last season, to in order to shore up that part of the defense, general manager Jerry Reese focused on bulking up the middle of the defensive line. Following Chris Canty's release from the team after four seasons, the team replaced him with...

2013 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 25th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ever since they won Super Bowl XLII almost six years ago, one of the biggest strengths of the New York Giants has been their defensive line and its ability to generate a pass rush. During the 2012 season, the unit failed to do that. The leader in sacks last season was...

Woman Arrested for Stealing $500K of Jewelry from New York Giants’ Shaun Rogers
July 1st, 2013 at 6:30 AM
New York Giants' defensive tackle Shaun Rogers was the victim of a robbery in late March when he stayed at a Miami hotel after partying at a local nightclub. On Saturday, Miami Beach Police arrested the woman that ended up stealing the jewelry from the 34-year-old Rogers, as Subhanna Beyah was taken...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Understands He Has a Lot to Prove: “I’ve Got to Show What I Can Do”
June 23rd, 2013 at 2:30 PM
Pro football has not yet been kind to former North Carolina defensive tackle Marvin Austin. And as he enters his third NFL season, it's not going to get any easier for him. In fact, he faces the most steep uphill battle of his young career as the New York Giants...

New York Giants’ DT Johnathan Hankins: “I Can Be a Really Big Factor on Defense”
June 15th, 2013 at 4:00 PM
Everyone knows the struggles the New York Giants' defensive line encountered in 2012, as they were unable to generate their usual pass rush, thus leading to a disappointing season and a 31st overall rank on defense. Since the end of the season, General Manager Jerry Reese addressed the middle of the...

New York Giants’ Marvin Austin Had Knee Surgery in January
June 11th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
In some non-Hakeem Nicks or Victor Cruz contract soap opera news, New York Giants' defensive tackle Marvin Austin told reporters at mandatory mini-camp that following Big Blue's 2012 campaign, he underwent surgery to correct an issue (torn meniscus) that caused his knee to lock up. Given that Austin practiced during...

Clean Slate and New Look for New York Giants’ Defensive Tackles in 2013
May 24th, 2013 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants defense ranked 28th last season allowing 4.6 yards per carry. It was clear that bolstering the defensive line needed to be a priority this offseason. To address that need, general manager Jerry Reese looked to the NFL Draft and free agency to add several big bodies. With...

New York Giants DT Johnathan Hankins: “I’m Going to Embrace My Role and Get Better”
May 13th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
After only a few short days of rookie mini-camp, it has become apparent that the New York Giants not only selected talented athletes in the 2013 NFL Draft, but team players as well. Quarterback Ryan Nassib has already welcomed his back-up role, while defensive end Damontre Moore made is abundantly...

New York Giants Sign Veteran Tryout Defensive Tackle Frank Okam
May 11th, 2013 at 7:58 PM
The New York Giants have been stockpiling defensive tackles this winter. First, they re-signed Shaun Rogers after missing all of the 2012 season with a blood clot in his leg. Then they raided the Philadelphia Eagles depth chart by landing free agents Cullen Jenkins and Mike Patterson. In the 2013 NFL...