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New York Giants Place Troy Kropog on IR; Sign Adam Gress
August 1st, 2014 at 1:15 PM
The New York Giants announced on Friday that they have placed offensive lineman Troy Kropog on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) with a foot injury. In a corresponding roster move, the team has signed tackle Adam Gress to replace Kropog on their 90-man roster. ***VIDEO1*** Kropog, who was a fourth-round pick of the...

New York Giants Will Also Work Out Former Rutgers Linebacker Jamal Merrell
June 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent tight end Tom Crabtree on Tuesday and had multiple visits slated for Wednesday, including former Central Connecticut State wide receiver Denzell Jones and former South Carolina defensive back Victor Hampton. And although Hampton chose, instead, to sign with the Cincinnati Bengals, it...

New York Giants Sign QB Rusty Smith
April 28th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Despite having previously signed Josh Freeman, the New York Giants increased their quarterback talent pool to five on Monday, officially announcing that they had signed former Tennessee Titans quarterback Rusty Smith. ***VIDEO1*** Smith, a former sixth-round pick of the Titans in 2010, spent four seasons in Tennessee, appearing in four games with...

Former Titans RB Chris Johnson Dismisses Workout Report; not Visiting New York Giants
April 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There had been a lot of speculation as to whether or not former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson was heading into New Jersey to meet with the New York Giants along with the New York Jets too. ***PHOTO1*** It all started with a report from a report from Erika Esola of...

New York Giants “Counting on” David Wilson to Return in 2014
April 4th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants running back David Wilson and his health have been a major topic of conversation since the 2013 season ended. The former first-round pick, who was expected to lead the Giants for many years to come, has been hampered with inconsistency and some major health concerns. And following...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in Tennessee Titans RB Chris Johnson: Report
April 3rd, 2014 at 7:30 PM
The New York Giants may have signed Rashad Jennings earlier in free agency, but should the Tennessee Titans ultimately release running back Chris Johnson, you can expect the Giants to be among the teams who pursue him, reports Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports 1. ***PHOTO1*** As Garafolo notes, the Giants previously inquired...

Former New York Giants DE Adewale Ojomo Arrested in Miami for Soliciting a Prostitute
March 21st, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Former New York Giants defensive end Adewale Ojomo made headlines on Friday around the league, and it was for all the wrong reasons; one that could potentially find him unemployed. Early Friday morning, Ojomo was arrested in downtown Miami for attempting to solicit a prostitute for sex; the prostitute that Ojomo...

If Released by Tennessee Titans, Might Chris Johnson Also Enter the Fray for New York Giants?
March 10th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The Chris Johnson/Tennessee Titans marriage is likely over after six years, especially since the news came down this weekend that the team will now look to trade the star running back this offseason. Considering he will make $8 million in 2014, $8 million in 2015 and $7 million in 2016, there's...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in CB Alterraun Verner, DE/DT Arthur Jones
March 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It did not take long for the New York Giants to let some of their free agent interests be known. And mere hours after the "legal tampering" period began in the NFL, Big Blue had inquired about Tennessee Titans cornerback Alterraun Verner and Baltimore Ravens defensive end/defensive tackle Arthur Jones. ***PHOTO1*** Their...

New York Giants Have Sixth-Easiest 2014 Schedule Based on Winning Percentage
February 20th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As we await the frenzy that is free agency, a second glance at the New York Giants' 2014 opponents revealed that the Giants may have an easier road to the playoffs in 2014 than in recent seasons. ***PHOTO1*** According to researchers at ESPN, the Giants have the sixth-easiest schedule in 2014. Based...

New York Giants Name Craig Johnson New Running Backs Coach
January 22nd, 2014 at 3:35 PM
The New York Giants announced today that they have hired former Minnesota Vikings quarterbacks coach Craig Johnson as their next running backs coach. “I’m really excited about the opportunity to join such a great franchise,” Johnson said. “I’ve always admired coach Coughlin during the many years I’ve coached against him. I’ll...

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...

Former New York Giants Linebacker, Keith Bulluck, Arrested for Robbery
August 25th, 2013 at 2:10 PM
Retired NFL linebacker Keith Bulluck, who played for both the Tennessee Titans and New York Giants, spent his Saturday night working the Titans-Atlanta Falcons game. However, after the game, Bulluck spent the remainder of his evening, and a part of the morning, in a cell having been arrested and charged...

Former New York Giants DT Chris Canty in High Demand Around NFL
February 25th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
When defensive tackle Chris Canty was released by the New York Giants earlier this month, he almost immediately ruled out a return. He and his agent knew there would be many teams around the league who were interested in his services, and that's certainly proven to be true. Within a week...

New York Giants Sign OL Chris DeGeare to a Reserve/Futures Contract
January 8th, 2013 at 3:43 PM
The New York Giants have signed former Minnesota Vikings fifth-round draft pick Chris DeGeare to a reserve/ futures contract. DeGeare was drafted out of Wake Forrest University by the Vikings in 2010 and appeared in eight games with the team. He was let go by Minnesota in 2011 after spending the...

Will New York Giants Utilize Their Three Safety Package During the 2012 Season?
June 18th, 2012 at 5:33 PM
Although safety Deon Grant was a starter for the New York Giants in last year's Super Bowl, General Manager Jerry Reese has so far decided not to bring back the 13 year veteran out of Tennessee for the upcoming season. Grant was a veteran leader on the field; and even...

Former New York Giants Quarterback Coach Chris Palmer Left Team Over Contract Dispute
February 17th, 2011 at 5:00 PM
Last season, the New York Giants moved wide receiver coach Mike Sullivan over to quarterbacks coach when Chris Palmer decided to retire and "pursue other avenues." New York Giants Eli Manning stands on the field in the second quarter against the New York Jets in week 1 of the NFL Preseason...

Titans to Name Mike Munchak Head Coach, Perry Fewell to Remain with New York Giants
February 7th, 2011 at 9:31 AM
Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean  is reporting that the Tennessee Titans are expected to announce the promotion of Mike Munchak from offensive line coach to head coach. New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck is embraced by defensive coordinator Perry Fewell (R) after he helped sack Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback David Garrard...