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New York Giants’ Bennett Jackson Working Hard to Learn New Position, New Defense
May 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
After the New York Giants lost Antrel Rolle (Chicago Bears) and Stevie Brown (Houston Texans) in free agency and failed to bring in alternative safety options (see: Devin McCourty), the position became a real concern for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants then began discussions regarding the potential conversion of cornerbacks Bennett Jackson...

New York Giants Safety Landon Collins Already Putting Prince Amukamara’s Worries to Rest
May 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
A little less than weeks ago, New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara expressed his concern regarding the team's experience at the safety position, saying the lack of veteran leadership could cause Big Blue some problems going into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** "To be a realist, I think we really need to see how we...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara not Completely Sold on Team’s Situation at Safety
May 6th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The loss of Antrel Rolle will certainly hurt the New York Giants from a leadership perspective, but even beyond that, the total lack of a veteran presence at the safety position is cause for concern. And while cornerback Prince Amukamara is excited about the addition of Landon Collins and the...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Says He Sees a Lot of Antrel Rolle in Landon Collins
May 6th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When safety Antrel Rolle parted ways with the New York Giants early on in free agency, ultimately choosing to sign with the Chicago Bears, it put Big Blue in a precarious position. They had missed out on other free agent safeties like Devin McCourty and Rahim Moore, leaving them with...

2015 NFL Draft: New York Giants Trade up, Select Alabama Safety Landon Collins
May 1st, 2015 at 7:10 PM
With their second round pick (No. 33 overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft, following a trade up with Tennessee Titans, the New York Giants select Alabama safety Landon Collins. ***PHOTO1*** In an effort to move up, the Giants traded the Titans their second-round pick (No. 44 overall), their fourth-round pick (No. 108)...

New York Giants Offered Stevie Brown the Veterans Minimum; not Given Chance to Match Texans’ Offer
April 30th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants have and have had a clear need at safety, but despite their lack of depth at the position, have all but refused to spend big money to fix the problem. They were routinely outbid for safeties (see: Devin McCourty) early on in free agency and that...

Houston Texans Sign Ex-Giants Safety Stevie Brown to One-Year Deal
April 29th, 2015 at 5:39 PM
After a lengthy, drawn-out free agent process, Stevie Brown will move on from the New York Giants and has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** Kimberly Jones of NFL.com broke the news, and Jordan Raanan of NJ.com reported the length of the contract but we don't...

New York Giants Have Met with Safeties Anthony Harris, Cedric Thompson & Damarious Randall
April 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are loading up on pre-draft visits with safeties this week as the team met with Virginia safety Anthony Harris over the weekend, and are scheduled to meet with two more safeties on Monday. ***PHOTO2*** Harris and the Giants met over the weekend, reports The Star-Ledger, and the G-Men...

New York Giants, Stevie Brown Standoff is All About the Benjamins: Report
April 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Free agent safety Stevie Brown is drawing significant interest from at least five teams and is reportedly mulling all of his options with a decision expected soon. Among the teams in the running for his services are, as anticipated, the New York Giants. But the real question is -- specifically for...

Safety Stevie Brown Mulling Multiple Offers; New York Giants Still in Play
April 18th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
New York Giants safety and free agent Stevie Brown is still trying to decide which team he will sign with for the upcoming season, but he is expected to make his decision soon. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants remain in the running to re-sign their safety, who has spent the past three seasons with...

Five Remaining Free Agents Who Could Help New York Giants
April 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Just because the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner does not mean teams will turn a blind eye to what remains in free agency. And while all of the top tier superstars are long gone at this point, a talented crop of secondary players remain. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, none of them are...

New York Giants’ Nat Berhe Hands Over No. 34 to Shane Vereen, Gets Assigned No. 27
April 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants handed out jersey numbers to all of their free agent additions, one noticeable absence was that of running back Shane Vereen. Instead of being assigned a number, Vereen remained listed on the team's roster sans a number until earlier this week when safety Nat Berhe,...

Nine Ex-New York Giants Named to PFT’s 2015 All-Unemployed Team
April 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As they do every year around this time, Pro Football Talk released their "All-Unemployed Team" on Friday. And listed among the large roster of players who are still hopeful to find employment for the 2015 season were nine former members of the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Among the ex-Giants named were running...

Mel Kiper: New York Giants Will Have Some Safety Options on Day 2 of NFL Draft
March 29th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Landon Collins (Alabama) is believed to be, far and away, the best safety prospect available in the 2015 NFL Draft. Still, he doesn't come without some concern, as NFL teams are reportedly weary about his ability in coverage. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Collin is expected to be (and likely will be) a Top...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: Bennett Jackson, Chykie Brown May Convert to Safety
March 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
As the calendar approaches a turn to April, the New York Giants find themselves without an answer to the very same question that plagued them at the onset of free agency: what is the solution at safety? ***PHOTO1*** With Antrel Rolle now a member of the Chicago Bears, Stevie Brown and Quintin...

New York Giants Hold Private Workout for ASU Safety Damarious Randall
March 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have spoken to at least two dozen prospects since the offseason officially began, but to this point, as Giants 101 reported earlier this month, have scheduled (and now apparently held) only a single private workout -- and that workout came by way of Arizona State safety...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Safety, Dwight Lowery
March 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Now nearing the end of March, the New York Giants have not yet addressed what many believe to be the most significant problem facing the team: a lack of depth and veteran leadership at the safety position. ***PHOTO1*** Antrel Rolle is now with the Chicago Bears, negotiations with Stevie Brown are crawling...

New York Giants Have $8,208,764 in Remaining Salary Cap Space
March 16th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Although it may feel like the New York Giants have been relatively quiet since the start of free agency last week, that's not actually been the case. With a total of five new additions and an additional five re-signings, Big Blue actually ranks near the top of the league in...

New York Giants, Stevie Brown Still Discussing Possible 2015 Return
March 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
With only three safeties signed to their roster -- none with a single career start -- and the free agent market now at bare bones, the New York Giants find themselves in a precarious position. It's clear they're not willing to overpay for anyone, which has become troublesome in such...

New York Giants Interested in Safeties Devin McCourty, Rahim Moore: Report
March 7th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
With free agency starting next week, reports have surfaced that the New York Giants have interest in two of the top safeties on the market. And with their captain Antrel Rolle about to hit the open market himself, the position of safety becomes a pressing need for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle has...