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Former New York Giants Lineman, Roman Oben, Named NFL’s Director of Youth Football
January 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Former New York Giants offensive tackle, Roman Oben, has been named the NFL's Director of the Youth Football, the league announced on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** Oben, who was originally drafted in the third-round of the 1996 NFL Draft out of Louisville, enjoyed as 12-year NFL career which included stops with the Cleveland Browns,...

Ronde Barber Believes Raheem Morris Would Do the Trick for New York Giants
January 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Friday, the New York Giants sat down with their first candidate for their vacant defensive coordinator job in Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris. ***PHOTO1*** Morris, despite being a head coach in the NFL three years ago, has never been a defensive coordinator in the league; although he was hired...

New York Giants Request, are Granted Permission to Interview Washington Redskins’ Raheem Morris
January 8th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The search to replace Perry Fewell as defensive coordinator is officially underway for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Less than 24 hours after the team announced Fewell's firing, they have requested permission to interview Washington Redskins defensive backs coach Raheem Morris. Whether or not that interview request has been granted remains unknown,...

Brett Jones, CFL Offensive Lineman of the Year, to Workout for New York Giants
December 23rd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
In 2013, Brett Jones was named the CFL's Most Outstanding Rookie. In 2014, he was named the league's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman. And now, fresh off a Grey Cup championship, the Calgary Stampeders center is on his way to America to workout for several teams, including the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Ex-Giant Luke Petitgout Released on Bail Following Sexual Assault Arrest
November 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
When the New York Giants held their "Homecoming Weekend" ceremonies during an embarrassing 40-24 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Monday night, retired offensive lineman, Luke Petitgout, was among the more than 100 ex-Giants in attendance. He was even one of a small handful who was honored on the field...

NFL Trade Deadline: Teams Calling Buccaneers on WR Vincent Jackson; Will Giants Have Interest?
October 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the trade deadline approaching this week, we've already seen two trades go down in the league; one of which shook the core and foundation of the defending champion Seattle Seahawks when Percy Harvin got dealt to the New York Jets. Another wide receiver in the league could be on...

New York Giants Workout Several Wide Receivers, Including Kevin Ogletree
October 14th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Having lost Victor Cruz for the remainder of the 2014 season, it will come as no surprise to find out the New York Giants hosted a large group of wide receivers on Tuesday as a part of their weekly workouts. And while the full list of visits has not been...

Jon Gruden not Sold on New-Look New York Giants Offense; Believes It Lacks Proper Personnel
September 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Jon Gruden knows a thing or two when it comes to spotting talent in the NFL. After all, he was an extremely successful head coach with the Oakland Raiders, a Super Bowl winning head coach with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and now, the co-host of Monday Night Football on ESPN. ***PHOTO1*** Usually...

New York Giants ‘May Be Interested’ in 49ers’ Alex Boone; Could Offer 3rd Round Pick: Report
August 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Sunday, the speculation of the New York Giants being interested in San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone started up, especially since he is holding out with hopes of a new contract. ***VIDEO1*** That interest, which had been considered only speculated on Sunday, has now been somewhat confirmed by Jason Cole of...

Graphic Designers Create NFL-NBA Logo Mashups: New York Giants/New York Knicks Stand Out
July 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Fresh on the heels of the ever-popular Star Wars/NFL logo mashup, which saw the New York Giants become the Kuat Walkers, graphic designers Brandon Hubschman and Weis Karzai took on the task of combining all NFL logos with their NBA counterpart (or closest/most ideal counterpart). The results, for the most...

New York Giants to Work Out Free Agent TE Tom Crabtree Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To go along with former South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton, the New York Giants will also be hosting free agent tight end Tom Crabtree (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) for a visit next week. ***VIDEO1*** Crabtree, who went undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft out of Miami (OH), spent the majority of his NFL...

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...