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New York Giants Confirm They Will Honor Ann Mara, Frank Gifford with Uniform Tributes
August 18th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
The New York Giants confirmed on Monday that they will, in fact, honor both Ann Mara and Frank Gifford with uniform tributes throughout the 2015 regular season. ***PHOTO1*** Mara, the matriarch of the New York Football Giants and wife of Wellington Mara, passed away earlier this year at the age of 85....

New York Giants to Wear Patch Honoring Ann Mara, Frank Gifford
August 11th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It's been a rough offseason for the New York Giants for a multitude of reasons, but perhaps none are more significant than the loss of both Ann Mara and Frank Gifford. ***PHOTO1*** In an effort to honor each, the Giants will don a patch (or patches) on their uniform throughout the 2015...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Wins Jefferson Award for His Public Service
May 8th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
As Steve Weatherford heads into his 10th season in the NFL, he has already accomplished winning a Super Bowl. And although the Super Bowl with the New York Giants in the 2011 season may be his greatest accomplishment on the field, Weatherford’s contributions off the field are something he is...

Funeral Services for New York Giants’ Ann Mara to Be Held on Thursday, Friday
February 4th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
On Sunday, the tragic news hit of the passing of Ann Mara, the matriarch of the New York Giants organization and co-owner of the team. Mara, who was 85 at the time of her death, was the widow of late Giants owner Wellington Mara and the mother of current Giants...

Frank Gifford on Ann Mara’s Passing: It’s a Loss for the NFL and Humanity
February 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Shortly after news broke that Ann Mara, matriarch of the New York Giants and widow of Wellington Mara, had passed away on Sunday, there was an outpouring of love and support for both her family and the Giants franchise. In several thousand 140-character tweets, Mara's life, impact on football, impact...

Multiple NFL Owners, Chairmen Release Statements on Passing of Ann Mara
February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The NFL world received shocking and saddening news on Sunday when the New York Giants announced that their matriarch, Ann Mara, the widow of Hall of Famer Wellington Mara, had passed away at age 85. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after learning of the news, several NFL owners, chairmen and CEO's released statements on her...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Issues Statement, Offers Condolences on Passing of Ann Mara
February 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants family and fan base is in mourning over the passing of the matriarch of the franchise, Ann Mara, who died at the age of 85. ***PHOTO1*** Her passing comes more than a week after an accident in which she slipped outside her home on some ice...

New York Giants’ Matriarch, Ann Mara, Passes Away at Age 85
February 1st, 2015 at 9:05 AM
More than a week after being hospitalized following a fall in which she struck her head, Ann Mara, the elderly matriarch of the New York Giants and widow of Wellington Mara, has passed away as a result of her injuries. She was 85. ***PHOTO1*** “I am sad to say that our mother...

Ann Mara, Mother of Giants Co-Owner John Mara, Hospitalized After Slipping on Ice
January 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
This past week, the matriarch of the New York Giants organization, Ann Mara, was hospitalized after slipping and falling on ice near her Westchester home. ***PHOTO1*** The 85-year-old widow of late owner Wellington Mara and mother of current Giants co-owner John Mara slipped on the ice and hit her head this past...

Baltimore Ravens’ Will Hill on New York Giants: I Would Have Cut Me, Too
January 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The story of safety Will Hill may be one that haunts the New York Giants and their fans forever -- especially now that he's playing at an All-Pro level for the Baltimore Ravens. But after multiple suspensions and run-ins with the law -- after already having entered the league with...