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Wellington Mara’s Grandson, Patrick Brown, Scores First NHL Goal Vs New York Rangers
April 3rd, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Patrick Wellington Brown, a grandson of the late co-owner of the New York Giants Wellington Mara, scored his first NHL career goal on Thursday night. Brown, a rookie forward for the Carolina Panthers scored the milestone goal against the New York Rangers' star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist. ***PHOTO1*** Brown is the son of...

Legendary New York Giants Trainer John Johnson Passes Away at Age 98
March 1st, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Back in 1948, the New York Giants were in need of a new trainer and hired a young man by the name of John Johnson. Little did anyone know at the time what the future would hold for both he and the organization. ***PHOTO1*** 60 long years later, Johnson would finally retire...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo Takes Strong Stance Against Domestic Violence
January 17th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are often thought of as a classy, family-first franchise. That's how it was under the watchful, but loving eye of Wellington Mara, that's how it was under the leadership of Tom Coughlin and that's how it will continue to be under Ben McAdoo. ***PHOTO1*** Asked on Saturday what...

New York Giants not Likely to Hire a New Head Coach This Week
January 10th, 2016 at 3:06 PM
The New York Giants are not likely to hire a new head coach this week as more interviews are scheduled and the team's CEO, John Mara, will be out of town at the NFL owners meetings. The Giants are set to interview former Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith on...

New York Giants Co-Owner Steve Tisch Drops Nearly $2M on Christmas Gifts for Players
November 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch is an extremely wealthy man and he certainly never shies away from spreading said wealth. He's heavily involved in a number of charitable initiatives -- both in the football world and film world -- and also has several foundations, including the Stand Up To...

Iona Prep to Dedicate Its Field to Late New York Giants Owner Wellington Mara
September 24th, 2015 at 11:46 AM
Iona Prep in New Rochelle will be dedicating its playing field to Wellington Mara, the late New York Giants' co-owner, this Saturday afternoon when they face Cardinal Hayes in their annual Homecoming game. ***PHOTO2*** ***PHOTO1*** Mara's son, Frank, is the vice president of community relations for the Giants and is a 1978 graduate...

Madden 16 Battle Between Odell Beckham Jr., Charles James II to Be Featured on “Hard Knocks”
September 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have long managed to avoid appearing on HBO's "Hard Knocks," with team co-owner John Mara once going as far as to say it will only happen when he joins his Father, Wellington Mara, at the Pearly Gates. And while the show may not be in East...

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...