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New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Believes Paul Perkins is a “Three-Down Player”
May 1st, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Perhaps one of the most interesting selections on Day 3 of the NFL Draft came when the New York Giants drafted UCLA running back Paul Perkins in the fifth-round. ***PHOTO1*** Opinions on Perkins vary greatly. Some experts believe he was among the best running backs available in the Draft, while others feel...

2016 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select UCLA RB Paul Perkins
April 30th, 2016 at 2:25 PM
With their fifth-round pick (No. 149 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft, as announced by former wide receiver David Tyree, the New York Giants select UCLA running back Paul Perkins. ***PHOTO1*** The selection of Perkins raises some eyebrows given how much the Giants have invested at the position in recent years, but...

Ex-New York Giants RB Tiki Barber: “Tom Coughlin was a Pain in the Ass”
January 5th, 2016 at 2:40 PM
The ongoing sniping from former New York Giants great Tiki Barber continues. On a day where the franchise celebrated the eventual Hall of Fame career of Tom Coughlin, Barber couldn't pass up taking a shot at the team, and Coughlin, once again. ***PHOTO1*** Although Barber credited Coughlin for being the coach that...

Two Former New York Giants Named Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2016 Class
November 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2016 was whittled down to 25 semifinalists on Tuesday night and two of them happen to be former members of the New York Giants. Unfortunately, Phil Simms, Tiki Barber, Ottis Anderson and Mark Bavaro weren't among them. Rather, the two -- quarterback Kurt...

Tiki Barber Says He Sees a Lot of Himself in Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back Le’Veon Bell
October 7th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
Bleacher Report has been running an interesting ongoing piece called "He Reminds Me of Me" where former NFL running backs share their thoughts on what current running backs possess traits similar to what they exuded in their careers. The backs included in this experiment are: Eric Dickerson, Jerome Bettis, LaDainian Tomlinson,...

13 Former New York Giants Among 108 Modern Era Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees
September 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The list of Modern Era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame consist of 93 former players and 15 former coaches. Among the 108 total nominees, which will be reduced to only 25 semifinalists in November, 13 former members of the New York Giants are included. ***PHOTO1*** Some of the Giants...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Gives His Take on the Realistic Nature of HBO’s “Ballers”
August 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the show "Ballers" on HBO -- which is based on the lives of current and former professional football players -- since it premiered in late June. Recently, New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford wrote his own personal take on how realistic he believes...

2015 New York Giants Exemplify Tom Coughlin’s Personal, Coaching Evolution
August 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM
When the New York Giants hired head coach Tom Coughlin prior to the 2004 season, they knew exactly the kind of person they were getting. Coughlin came from the Bill Parcells school of coaching and was known as a hard-nosed, no-nonsense disciplinarian who didn't care what excuses a player made...

Matt Miller Ranks Giants’ Henry Hynoski No. 2 on List of “Top 16 Fullbacks from 2014″
June 13th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Matt Miller's "Bleacher Report 1000" countdown continued earlier this week when he released his "Top 16 Fullbacks from 2014" list. And yes, while "Top 16" does seem a bit obscure, it also represents the dwindling numbers at a position losing value across the NFL. Of course, that's not to say...

Giants Jersey Swap: Landon Collins Gets Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie’s No. 21 to Honor Sean Taylor
June 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants played a game of musical chairs with their jersey numbers on Tuesday, with cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie surrendering his No. 21 to rookie safety Landon Collins so that he can honor the late Sean Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** The swap took about a week to complete as the team/players awaited NFL...