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Eli Apple’s Mom, Annie Apple, Records Dropping Him Off for First New York Giants Practice (Video)
June 24th, 2016 at 10:26 AM
It's always an exciting time for a parent to drop their child off for their first day of football practice; whether it be for pop warner, middle school or even high school. It was also that case for New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple and his now very famous...

Highlights from Day 1 of New York Giants’ Mini-Camp
June 14th, 2016 at 3:09 PM
The first day of mandatory mini-camp for the 2016 New York Giants is in the books. Victor Cruz was a participant running routes and catching passes which is a great sign for the Giants. Unfortunately, linebacker J.T. Thomas and safety Mykkele Thompson have "lower leg injuries" but head coach Ben...

Pro Football Focus: New York Giants Have Ninth Best Cornerback Group in NFL
June 9th, 2016 at 12:24 PM
Last season, the New York Giants had one of the worst ranked defenses in all of the NFL and were dead last in pass defense, so the fact that they've spent most of this offseason addressing the defense wasn't much of a surprise to those around the league. ***PHOTO1*** In order to...

Former New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond Announces Retirement from NFL
May 31st, 2016 at 3:43 PM
Walter Thurmond had a solid 2015 season with the Philadelphia Eagles and could have potentially cashed in on that success in free agency and landed a multi-year deal. Instead, he's hanging up the pads. ***PHOTO1*** Multiple reports have stated that the 28-year-old Thurmond is ending his career and announcing his retirement from...

ESPN Hires Giants’ Eli Apple’s Mom, Annie Apple, as Contributor on Sunday NFL Countdown Show
May 25th, 2016 at 11:24 AM
During the week of the 2016 NFL Draft, New York Giants rookie cornerback Eli Apple's mother, Annie, was making headlines for her charming and witty personality and especially for her comments on her son entering the draft and not blowing money on flashy jewelry he didn't need. ***PHOTO1*** During the 2016 season,...

New York Giants’ Janoris Jenkins Has Five Kids with Four Mothers: I’m a Great Father
May 19th, 2016 at 1:10 PM
With the five-year, $62.5 million deal he signed with the New York Giants this past March, Janoris Jenkins not only has a lot of financial stability for himself, but for his family and in particular, his children. Five to be exact. ***PHOTO1*** Having five kids all before the age of 27 might...

ESPN Makes the Case for New York Giants to Consider Trading Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
May 19th, 2016 at 10:06 AM
Two years ago, he was considered to be one of the team's biggest offseason acquisitions when Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie left the Denver Broncos to sign a five-year deal with the New York Giants to become their number one cornerback on the team. ***PHOTO1*** Two years later, DRC is entering his third season for...

New York Giants Still Looking to Add Veteran Cornerback Through Free Agency to Play Slot
May 14th, 2016 at 2:54 PM
Ever since the start of the offseason and free agency, the New York Giants have put a strong emphasis on improving their defense. So far, they've done that, but they're looking to add more. ***PHOTO1*** After focusing much of their efforts on the defensive line and linebacker groups through the first two...

Baltimore Ravens Sign Cardinals CB Jerraud Powers, New York Giants Once Had Interest
May 13th, 2016 at 7:55 PM
The New York Giants had made a free agent offer to former Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers a little over a month ago after meeting with him earlier in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** With the Giants trying to add cornerback depth, it made sense for the Giants to try and land Powers, but...

Jets Tried to Trade for Giants No. 10 Pick in 2016 NFL Draft to Get Laremy Tunsil: Report
May 9th, 2016 at 9:26 AM
12 teams passed on the chance to take Laremy Tunsil on the night of the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft before the Miami Dolphins took him with the 13th overall pick; one of those teams includes the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** While the Giants took Eli Apple from Ohio State...