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Justin Tuck: Giants’ Tom Coughlin Wouldn’t Be Able to Coach Seahawks, Marshawn Lynch
January 29th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
For all the talk about the Deflategate scandal with the New England Patriots, for the Seattle Seahawks, it's Marshawn Lynch who is getting the headlines this week for his segments during Media Day leading up to Super Bowl XLIX. ***PHOTO1*** Lynch, who has a well known hatred for the media and is...

Washington Redskins Interested in Perry Fewell as Possible Defensive Backs Coach: Report
January 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Saturday, former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell interviewed with the San Francisco 49ers and their new head coach, Jim Tomsula, for their defensive backs job. The 49ers apparently aren't the only team interested in Fewell as well. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington Redskins, who last year around this time interviewed Fewell...

After Missing Out on Job with New York Giants, Pepper Johnson Hired by New York Jets
January 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Pepper Johnson was really hoping for a reunion between he and the New York Giants when he interviewed for the defensive coordinator position almost two weeks ago, but lost out to Steve Spagnuolo for the job. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson was crushed that he wasn't able to get Tom Coughlin to hire him to...

Perry Fewell Expected to Interview for San Francisco 49ers’ Defensive Backs Coaching Vacancy
January 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
After the conclusion of the 2014 season, the New York Giants parted ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell after five seasons at the job and a disappointing final season that saw the Giants lose seven straight and finish 6-10. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants hired former defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo to his old job...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Steve Spagnuolo Hiring a Desperation Move?
January 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, New York Giants! We're one step closer to the weekend, which means we're one step closer to the final Odell Beckham Jr. show of the year. And while many aren't interested in the NFL Pro Bowl, for hardcore Giants fans, it will represent the last shred of Big...

Ex-Giant, Lawrence Tynes, Taunts New England Patriots Following Their AFC Championship Win
January 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Sunday, the New England Patriots thoroughly decimated the Indianapolis Colts 45-7 in the AFC Championship Game and have earned a date in two weeks with the defending champions, the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. ***PHOTO1*** The Super Bowl will return to the University of Phoenix Stadium, normally the home for...

Steve Spagnuolo Gets Two-Year, Seven-Figure Deal with New York Giants: Report
January 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Late last week, New York Giants co-owner John Mara addressed the contract of head coach Tom Coughlin and his lame duck status heading into 2015, acknowledging that any new defensive coordinator would ultimately be given a multi-year deal -- even if Coughlin's contract wasn't extended. A day later, the team...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Which Player Will Benefit Most from Steve Spagnuolo?
January 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Championship Weekend is here, and while Big Blue may not be a part of it, we're all in store for some good football nonetheless. But before we get to the games themselves, we've compiled a short list of Giants-related headlines that you may be...

Tom Coughlin Puts Softer Side on Display as He Reads Book to His Grandson’s Class
January 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, beneath his rough exterior and intense desire to win, is a loving family man. And that part of Coughlin's life was captured via camera on Friday, as the league's oldest coach made a pitstop at his Grandson's school to be a guest reader...

New York Giants Coaches, Executives not in High Demand During Offseason Hires
January 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
There was a time when coaches and executives of the New York Giants were considered to be in high demand. ***PHOTO1*** Going all the way back to when the team won Super Bowl XXV, Bill Belichick got hired as the Cleveland Browns head coach and Tom Coughlin as the head coach for...

Pepper Johnson Expressed Great Disappointment in Failure to Land Giants’ Defensive Coordinator Job
January 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Pepper Johnson was an assistant coach for 14 seasons under Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots; coaching four different positions during that time. Yet he couldn't secure a promotion as his defensive coordinator, which lead to his departure after 2013. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Johnson was informed by New York Giants head...

New York Giants, Tom Coughlin Will Discuss Contract Situation “Fairly Soon”
January 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After two straight losing seasons and tremendous outcry from their fanbase, the New York Giants decided some changes were necessary heading into 2015. However, those changes did not include a new face at head coach, and Giants co-owner John Mara once again explained why during a WFAN interview on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** "If...

New York Giants Could Move Justin Pugh to Guard If Team Acquires Dynamic Right Tackle
January 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Justin Pugh has been very clear about his desires to remain the right tackle for the New York Giants. It's where he played in college at the University of Syracuse, it's the position the Giants drafted him to play two years ago and, since the 2013 season, it's the only...

Is David Merritt a Candidate for New York Giants’ Defensive Coordinator Job?
January 14th, 2015 at 6:00 AM
Lost in all the news on Monday night -- news that included an upcoming interview with Steve Spagnuolo and the departure of John Fox in Denver -- was a report that the New York Giants have spoken to long-time secondary/safeties coach David Merritt about their vacant defensive coordinator position. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Merritt, one...

Giants’ Eli Manning, Phil Simms Credited with Two of the “Most Clutch” Playoff Performances in History
January 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In a Top 10 list conducted by NFL Now, New York Giants quarterbacks Eli Manning and Phil Simms were each named as two of the ten top clutch playoff performances in NFL history. ***PHOTO1*** Bucky Brooks and Elliot Harrison of NFL Now’s “The Ranking Show” took football fans through their list of...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Steve Weatherford Continues His Amazing Charity Work
January 12th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And what a happy morning it is. While Big Blue may not have reached the NFL Playoffs, we can now find solace in the reality that justice has been done and the Dallas Cowboys are no more. ***PHOTO1*** But we digress... As the offseason semi-lull continues,...

With Baltimore Ravens Eliminated, Steve Spagnuolo is Now Free to Talk with New York Giants
January 11th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
Since departing from the New York Giants in 2009 -- following a successful two-year stint as their defensive coordinator -- to take the head coaching job with the St. Louis Rams, many Giants fans were disheartened that they didn’t have more time drowning in the spoils of Steve Spagnuolo’s defensive...

Dallas Cowboys’ Orlando Scandrick Says Odell Beckham Jr. is League’s Worst Trash Talker
January 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. led the league in any number of statistical categories this past season, but that's not all he led in. During a Twitter Q&A, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick said Beckham Jr. also leads the league in trash talking. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Scandrick isn't the only player...

Tom Quinn “Still Being Evaluated,” but Likely to Remain with New York Giants
January 9th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Despite numerous reports indicating that New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and special teams coordinator Tom Quinn were safe for next year, shocking news came out of the Giants headquarters earlier in the week when Tom Coughlin announced that they were letting go of Fewell and defensive backs coach...

Giants’ Defensive Coordinator Search: Steve Spagnuolo, Pepper Johnson Among Potential Candidates
January 7th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants fired defensive coordinator Perry Fewell early on Wednesday morning and now face a search for his replacement. And while the list of serious candidates is likely to be a short one, any number of names have been associated with the team in recent weeks. We'll take...