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New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

Franchise Window Now Open: What Will New York Giants Do with Jason Pierre-Paul?
February 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Beginning on Monday and running through March 2nd, NFL franchises will have a brief window in which they can apply either the franchise tag or the transition tag to a pending free agent player of their choosing. For the New York Giants, their most likely option is defensive end Jason...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: No Need for Restructuring Victor Cruz’s Contract
February 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And congratulations on making it through two straight weeks without football. While things may continue to be slow over the next few days, the NFL Combine is now only right around the corner. And with the influx of Draft-related material slated to come your...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Should Franchise Jason Pierre-Paul
February 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first official weekend without football. Yeehaw... ***PHOTO1*** While things will slow down around this time -- lasting until the start of franchise designations -- Giants 101 will continue to pump out material on Big Blue to quench your thirst. Today, we start...

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Steve Weatherford Deserves to Be Honored
February 6th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! Welcome to the weekend -- the first football-less weekend in quite some time and the beginning of a boring trend. However, with football games now in the rearview mirror, teams will begin to move forward with their free agency and NFL Draft plans. Accordingly,...

Steve Weatherford, a Potential Cap Casualty, Wants to Remain with New York Giants
February 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
There have been several names who have been floated as possible salary cap casualties for the New York Giants this coming month; long-time defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka has been a common name mention and with the development of Weston Richburg, J.D. Walton seems like he could be a goner too...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Steve Weatherford Continues His Amazing Charity Work
January 12th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And what a happy morning it is. While Big Blue may not have reached the NFL Playoffs, we can now find solace in the reality that justice has been done and the Dallas Cowboys are no more. ***PHOTO1*** But we digress... As the offseason semi-lull continues,...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford to Be Honored with Thurman Munson Award
January 9th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The 35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards -- which remember legendary New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson -- will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015. And among the honorees this year are New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** From the press release: Weatherford...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Surprised with “Random” Drug Test on Christmas Eve
December 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The NFL's version of Santa Claus made a widely expected trip to East Rutherford, New Jersey on Christmas Eve, delivering a multitude of wrapped boxes for members of the New York Giants. Unfortunately, none were quality gifts and featured six massive fines for players like Odell Beckham Jr., Preston Parker...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford Nominated for NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year Award
December 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Since his arrival in New York three years ago, Steve Weatherford has done a lot of good in his time with the New York Giants and it has nothing to do with how accomplished of a punter he is in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** Weatherford is by far one of the most active...

New York Giants’ Tom Quinn Regrets “Unfortunate” Incident with Steve Weatherford
December 11th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Midway through the third quarter of the Tennessee Titans game, cameras caught a rather emotional exchange between New York Giants Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn and punter Steve Weatherford -- an incident that got mildly physical as Quinn grabbed and yanked the jersey of Weatherford. ***PHOTO1*** After the game, Weatherford said the...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Says Shoving Match with Tom Quinn was “Heat of the Moment”
December 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford may have boomed a 61-yard punt midway through the third quarter on Sunday afternoon, but as it bounced into the endzone for a touchback, emotions immediately began to stir. ***VIDEO1*** As Weatherford headed to the sideline, he was confronted by Special Teams Coordinator Tom Quinn, who...

New York Giants Snap 7-Game Skid with 36-7 Win Over Tennessee Titans
December 7th, 2014 at 4:05 PM
The New York Giants (4-9) headed down to Nashville on Sunday looking to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Tennessee Titans (2-11), who were on a six-game losing streak of their own. Ultimately, someone had to win and for the first time since October 5th, it was the New...

New York Giants Vs. Seattle Seahawks: Week 10 Preview
November 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (3-5) will head into one of the most hostile environments league-wide as they take on the Seattle Seahawks (5-3) in a game that may not only shape what remains of their season, but could shape the entire direction of the franchise. Needless to say,...

New York Giants Workout Punter Robert Malone as Potential Insurance: Report
November 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants anxiously await the status of starting punter Steve Weatherford -- who is currently listed as probable -- for Sunday’s showdown against the reigning Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks. But, in the event Weatherford (ankle/back) doesn't feel good enough to punt after the cross-country flight, the Giants...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Doubtful Vs. Seattle Seahawks; Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable
November 7th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 10 injury report on Friday, and for the first time in quite a while, no one has been officially ruled out. However, any lingering hopes that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) will play against the Seattle Seahawks should be put aside as...

Giants’ Steve Weatherford, Daniel Fells, Preston Parker & Weston Richburg Also Injured in Loss to Colts
November 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed by the Indianapolis Colts to the tune of 40-24 on Monday night, but adding injury to insult, the team also suffered the crushing loss of cornerback Prince Amukamara, who will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn biceps. Unfortunately for Big...

New York Giants Humiliated in Front of 100+ Alumni as They Fall to Indianapolis Colts 40-24
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the New York Giants headed into their bye week with a 3-4 record, head coach Tom Coughlin had one very specific message for his players: "be prepared for this run we're about to make." ***PHOTO1*** Only...that run never even got started. The Giants trailed the Indianapolis Colts 3-0 after the first quarter,...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings, Cullen Jenkins Out Vs. Colts; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Questionable
November 1st, 2014 at 1:55 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 9 injury report on Saturday afternoon and, to no one's surprise, both running back Rashad Jennings (knee) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) have been ruled out for Monday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** What everyone had been waiting for however, was the...