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Quarterback Josh Freeman Likely to Workout for New York Giants: Report
April 11th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Following Eli Manning's ankle surgery on Thursday, we here at Giants 101 said the New York Giants would likely be in a hurry to add another quarterback. Less than 24 hours later, their search for another offseason arm has begun as free agent quarterback Josh Freeman is likely to workout...

Former New York Giants WR Louis Murphy to Visit Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday
March 20th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
After spending two days down in the Sunshine State visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, former New York Giants wide receiver Louis Murphy is making his next stop on his free agency tour. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network tweeted that Murphy will head north following his two day visit with the...

New York Giants Have Contacted Tampa Bay Buccaneers About CB Darrelle Revis
March 12th, 2014 at 11:35 AM
The New York Giants are not messing around here in 2014. They've wasted no time exploring multiple avenues to improve their team, and that includes reaching out to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers about cornerback Darrelle Revis, who is expected to be traded. ***PHOTO2*** ***PHOTO1*** As Rapoport alludes, most NFL teams have reached out...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sign Former Giants TE Brandon Myers to 2-Year, $4M Deal
March 11th, 2014 at 4:20 PM
For the second time in two years, Brandon Myers was set to hit the free agent market again after seeing his four-year contract with the New York Giants voided after one disappointing season. Myers, like last year, didn't stay on the open market too long and was signed on the very...

Warren Sapp Doesn’t Think Michael Strahan is a Hall of Famer: All He Has is a ‘Mythical Sack Record’
January 28th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
If you put a microphone in front of the face of Warren Sapp, you can guarantee two things: He'll unjustly praise himself or inflate his unwarranted ego and he'll take a personal and unprovoked shot at retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan, with whom he's apparently obsessed. That Investigation...

Miami Dolphins Hire Dennis Hickey as General Manager; Marc Ross Turned Job Down?
January 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hired Jason Licht as their next General Manager, we at Giants 101 described it as Marc Ross being "passed over." In fact, "passed over" doesn't even really describe that situation, as Ross was informed by a media member -- not the team -- that he...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Hire Jason Licht as Next General Manager; Marc Ross Passed Over
January 21st, 2014 at 1:30 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have hired Jason Licht as their next General Manager, reports Jay Glazer of FOX Sports. The decision comes on the heels of both Licht and New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation, Marc Ross, being named finalists for the position. Each received a second interview...

San Diego Chargers’ Philip Rivers, not Terrell Thomas, Named PFWA Comeback Player of the Year
January 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Pro Football Writers of America named their 2013 Comeback Player of the Year Award on Friday, and the recipient may not be who many expected. Despite an impressive comeback by Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis and an even more impressive, and highly improbable comeback by New York Giants...

New York Giants VP of Player Evaluation Marc Ross to Have Second Interview with Buccaneers?
January 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After concluding the first series of interviews for their now vacant General Manager position, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have reportedly begun inviting potential candidates back for second interviews. Among them, reports Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, is New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation, Marc Ross. In addition...

New York Giants Adding Names to Offensive Coordinator Search: Will Interview Karl Dorrell
January 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
In addition to former Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan, who met with the team on Wednesday, the New York Giants are setting up a series of additional interviews. They will meet with former Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains on Thursday, Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo...

New York Giants Will Meet with Dowell Loggains on Wednesday Over Offensive Coordinator Position
January 7th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
In addition to former Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan, who will meet with the team today, the New York Giants will also be meeting with Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains on Wednesday over their vacant offensive coordinator position, reports ESPN's Ed Werder. The 33-year-old Loggains, who has been...

Mike Sullivan Will Interview with New York Giants for Vacant Offensive Coordinator Position
January 6th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
What many anticipated would happen is now a certainty, as Mike Sullivan, recently fired as a result of a house cleaning in Tampa Bay, will interview with the New York Giants for their vacant offensive coordinator position, reports Jordan Raanan of The Star-Ledger. Sullivan, who spent each of the last two...

New York Giants’ Marc Ross a Likely Candidate for Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ General Manager Position?
December 31st, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Over the last two years, New York Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation (formerly Director of College Scouting) Marc Ross has been considered a top General Manager candidate around the league. He has interviewed with the New York Jets, San Diego Chargers and the Carolina Panthers, where he was considered...

Ex-Giants Lineman, Luke Petitgout, Cleared of Charges of Shoving Wife Out of Moving Vehicle
November 26th, 2013 at 2:25 PM
Back in early August, retired New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive lineman, Luke Petitgout, turned himself over to authorities after allegedly beating his wife with her own pocketbook while the couple were out celebrating their anniversary. At the time, it was reported that Petitgout not only hit his wife...

New York Giants Place LB Dan Connor on IR; Awarded Allen Bradford Off Waivers
September 12th, 2013 at 5:52 PM
The New York Giants have placed linebacker Dan Connor on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) due to consecutive neck burners. Connor originally suffered a neck burner, also known as a stinger, during a preseason loss to the New England Patriots and then suffered a second during a 36-31 loss to the Dallas...

Lawrence Tynes Plans to Fight Tampa Bay Buccaneers Over MRSA Infection, NFI Designation
September 1st, 2013 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** If the Tampa Bay Buccaneers thought there were just going to place Lawrence Tynes on the Non-Football Injury (NFI) list and walk away from the issue, they've got another thing coming -- and no, it's not just more angry rants from his wife, Amanda Tynes. Rather, the former New...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Place Lawrence Tynes on Non-Football Injury List
August 31st, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The relationship between former New York Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is coming to an end -- and it's not pretty. The team announced on Saturday that they will place the veteran on the Non-Football Injury (NFI) list. The designation will come with pay, but prevents...

Former New York Giants Kicker Lawrence Tynes, Now with Buccaneers, Suffers MRSA Infection
August 25th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Another annual dilemma that some teams seem to incur is a result of a lack of practice -- one that healthcare facilities practice on a daily basis: infection control. Former New York Giant and two-time Super Bowl Champion, kicker Lawrence Tynes, has been named as one of the players...

Former Giants’ DE Michael Strahan to Warren Sapp: I’ve Got 99 Problems and You’re not One
June 26th, 2013 at 11:25 AM
The war of words between former New York Giants' defensive end Michael Strahan and former Tampa Bay Buccaneers' defensive tackle Warren Sapp has resumed through the media. Sapp has continued to attack Strahan publicly, starting with how he felt his former teammate Simeon Rice was a better player than Strahan, as...

Warren Sapp Continues His Diarrhea of the Mouth, Says Michael Strahan was Close to Being a “Bust”
June 26th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Late last week, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers' defensive lineman Warren Sapp ripped into former New York Giants' defensive end Michael Strahan, suggesting that Simeon Rice was a far better pass rusher than he and more deserving of the Hall of Fame. It was just another in a long line of...