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Is Impact of New York Giants’ Improved Secondary on Pass Rush Being Underestimated?
April 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ahhhh, “You can never have enough pass rushers.” While true, the impact that a dominating New York Giants’ secondary can have on a defensive line shouldn’t go overlooked. An opposing quarterback still needs someone to throw to. If his receivers are covered and/or blanketed and timing is off, so is...

New York Giants Sign CB Zack Bowman to One-Year Deal
March 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's taken longer than expected, but the New York Giants and cornerback Zack Bowman (Chicago Bears), who is in East Rutherford today, have finally agreed on a one-year deal. Although it remains somewhat unclear as to why it's taken the two sides so long to come to this agreement, it has...

New York Giants, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Agree to 5-Year, $39 Million Deal
March 17th, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The New York Giants have been searching for a top cornerback in free agency, and on Monday they landed one. Adam Schefter reports that the Giants and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie have agreed to a five-year, $39  million deal with $15 million guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** Rodgers-Cromartie was viewed as the best free agent available following the first few days of players...

Contract Numbers for All Signed, Re-Signed, Tendered & Restructured New York Giants
March 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have made quite a few moves since free agency began on March 11th, including the re-signing of nine players (one was a RFA tender) and the addition of nine others. They've also restructured a contract and had two others players take a pay cut. As a...

New York Giants, Trumaine McBride Agree to Two-Year, $3.1 Million Deal
March 11th, 2014 at 9:45 AM
The new league year has not even started and already news is fast and furious. Less than an hour after it was announced that the New York Giants would re-sign running back Peyton Hillis, it was also revealed that the team has agreed to a two-year, $3.1M deal with cornerback...

New York Giants Re-Sign Kicker Josh Brown, Nearing Deal with Cornerback Trumaine McBride
March 10th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
With 24 hours until the official start to free agency, the New York Giants are acting fast to sign some of their own pending free agents. And with Mark Herzlich, Spencer Paysinger and Dallas Reynolds already taken care of, the team has moved on to kicker Josh Brown and cornerback...

New York Giants, Trumaine McBride Have not Yet Talked Contract; Cornerback Will Become Free Agent
March 4th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants have made it abundantly clear that re-signing linebacker Jon Beason is their primary offseason priority. All remaining 20+ pending free agents have been placed firmly on the back-burner with little or not contact between the two sides -- that include cornerback Trumaine McBride, who has not...

New York Giants a “Perfect Fit” for Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert?
February 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As we head toward free agency and, ultimately, the NFL Draft, the New York Giants have a near overwhelming amount of needs. Chief among them is a repair along the offensive line, a quality running back, a replacement for wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, a middle linebacker and, of course, cornerback....

“Lots of Teams” Expected to Be in the Hunt for New York Giants DT Linval Joseph: Report
February 25th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Linval Joseph is widely expected to be one of the NFL's most sought after free agents once the free agency period begins on March 11th. That thought was confirmed on Monday when Pete Prisco of CBS Sports reported that "lots of teams" are expected to...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Antonio Pierce Named Head Coach at Long Beach Poly
February 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The quiet post-Super Bowl lull is now upon us and that ever so brief break for the NFL and their fans has already grown old. However, despite the apparent calm and quiet, there's still a lot going on behind the scenes. So relax here on your Thursday morning and enjoy...

New York Giants 2014 Free Agency Scorecard
January 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Free agency is a wild time in the NFL, with players coming and going, being released, signed or re-signed and, in some cases, retiring. Ultimately, it's a difficult thing to keep track of. So, at least in the case of the New York Giants, we here at Giants 101 breakout...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Missed Practice After Experiencing Swelling in Knee
December 26th, 2013 at 1:45 PM
As if the New York Giants didn't have enough injury issues entering the final week of the season, wide receiver Rueben Randle missed practice on Thursday after experiencing swelling in his knee. "I don't want to miss this game," Randle said after practice. With Randle now sidelined, and Victor Cruz out for...

New York Giants’ Andre Brown, Peyton Hillis Return to Practice
December 26th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
While many were sitting around a table with their families eating Christmas dinner, the New York Giants were at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center for Wednesday practice, preparing for their final game of the season against the Washington Redskins. And although just a jog-through, running backs Andre Brown and Peyton...

Prince Amukamara Shadowing Calvin Johnson Pays Off in New York Giants’ 23-20 Victory Vs. Lions
December 23rd, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Heading into Sunday afternoon's game against the Detroit Lions, the New York Giants had to figure out a plan to stop the best wide receiver in the NFL in Calvin Johnson. ***PHOTO1*** With over 1,400 yards and 12 touchdowns, actually stopping the man known as "Megaton" can scare a defensive coordinator into...

New York Giants Suffer Rash of Injuries in 23-20 Victory Over Detroit Lions
December 23rd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants were well aware that Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions ultimately meant nothing in terms of standings, but they've continuously preached pride and wanted to prove to the world they've not quit. And as they secured a 23-20 overtime win on the leg of kicker Josh...

New York Giants Survive Horrid Second Half, Eliminate Detroit Lions from Playoffs in 23-20 OT Win
December 22nd, 2013 at 7:45 PM
With little to play for, the New York Giants came out strong on Sunday, beating the Detroit Lions in almost every aspect of the game. In fact, it appeared like a bizarre role reversal in which Big Blue was fighting for their playoff lives, while the Lions were merely going...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara Unsure If He’ll Be Shadowing Calvin Johnson on Sunday
December 19th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
It's pretty clear that Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions has emerged as the best wide receiver in the NFL. On Sunday, the New York Giants defense has the unenviable task of trying to contain him on Sunday when they take on the Detroit Lions. Johnson might not know too much...

New York Giants Still Adjusting Due to Injuries & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 18th, 2013 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his weekly press conference in a matter-of-fact, let's get this over with type of mood. He wasted no time by immediately addressing the injury situation prior to a single member of the media even speaking. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report...

New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs, Listed as Doubtful, Makes Trip to San Diego
December 7th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs may be listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, but when the team boarded their flight on Saturday morning, B-Jac was there along with them. Whether or not that means he'll be a go come Sunday remains to be seen,...

New York Giants’ Corey Webster & Jason Pierre-Paul Out; Brandon Jacobs Doubtful Vs. Chargers
December 6th, 2013 at 1:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants released their final injury report on Friday, and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will miss his second straight game due to a lingering shoulder injury. Additionally, despite practicing for the second consecutive week, cornerback Corey Webster (ankle) has also been officially ruled out against the San...