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Category: ‘Defensive Ends’

New York Giants’ Damontre Moore Finishing Classes at Texas A&M, Will Return in May: Report
April 21st, 2015 at 12:42 PM
Not only are the New York Giants without defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul at the onset of the team's voluntary offseason workout program, but they are without his counterpart, Damontre Moore, as well. ***PHOTO1*** Whereas Pierre-Paul has not yet signed his franchise tender worth a shade under $15 million, which precludes him from...

Jason Pierre-Paul Does not Participate on Day 1 of New York Giants’ Voluntary Workouts
April 20th, 2015 at 10:20 AM
Most members of the New York Giants have showed up or will show up for day one of the voluntary offseason workout program on Monday, but defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will not be among them. At least not for day one. ***PHOTO1*** As players shared their excitement regarding a return to the...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Selling Florida Home in Preparation for Free Agency in 2016?
April 14th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is selling his $2.1 million Boca Raton, Florida home as he prepares to embark on what could be his last season with Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants slapped the franchise tag on Pierre-Paul during the offseason, paying him a shade under $15 million for this...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul, Jay Bromley Working Out in Florida; Bromley Pushed to Limit
April 9th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Quarterback Eli Manning and his wide receivers, who gathered at Duke University last week for their annual offseason workouts, aren't the only members of the New York Giants who have convened together in early preparation for the 2015 regular season. In fact, second-year defensive tackle Jay Bromley has joined defensive...

New York Giants’ Kerry Wynn Could Play Important Role Under Steve Spagnuolo
April 4th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
If you were to ask New York Giants defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo what he'd want in an inside pass-rusher on third and long, he'd tell you someone versatile like defensive end Kerry Wynn. ***PHOTO1*** The undrafted second-year player out of Richmond only played in five games during his rookie season, but did...

New York Giants’ Steve Spagnuolo Loves What He Sees in DE Damontre Moore
April 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may have Jason Pierre-Paul going into 2015, but they still have an issue on the other side of their defensive line. The reality is, they're in serious need of another pass rusher; another Osi Umenyiora-like type who can create some additional havoc, save JPP from relentless...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Excited to Reunite with George Selvie; Calls Him a “Great Addition”
March 20th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Five years after the South Florida teammates were each selected in the 2010 NFL Draft, defensive ends Jason Pierre-Paul and George Selvie will be reunited as members of the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** The team made the signing official early on Friday, and Pierre-Paul almost immediately weighed in with his thoughts on...

New York Giants Sign DE George Selvie to One-Year, $1.4 Million Deal
March 20th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Defensive end George Selvie (Dallas Cowboys) was unable to meet with the New York Giants on Thursday after his flight was delayed, but after arriving on Friday morning, that little hiccup was rendered irrelevant. In fact, General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. wasted no time, agreeing to a one-year, $1.4...

New York Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 1:50 PM
The New York Giants had hoped to have a long-term deal in place with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul by the time the NFL's franchise tag window closed, but that was not the case. So, as expected, it's been reported that Pierre-Paul has been designated as the team's non-exclusive franchise player. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** "We...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: No. 9 Pick Gives Big Blue Leverage with Jason Pierre-Paul
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to your last full week without the unpredictability of NFL free agency. Expect big moves and big news to be made between now and that March 10th date with players like J.D. Walton on the chopping block and others, like Jon Beason,...

New York Giants Release DE Mathias Kiwanuka
February 24th, 2015 at 3:20 PM
The New York Giants have informed defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka that he will be released. ***PHOTO1*** “The thing that has always impressed me about Kiwi is how serious he is about the game,” said head coach Tom Coughlin. “He was always prepared and always in outstanding condition and played very hard. And...

New York Giants Will Try to Sign Jason Pierre-Paul to Long-Term Deal Before Using Franchise Tag
February 23rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are planning to use the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul on March 2nd if they have to, but ideally, they won't reach that point and will, instead, sign him to a long-term deal before the franchise tag becomes necessary. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Although Schefter's report on the...

Atlanta Falcons Keeping Close Eye on New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul
February 21st, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants have not yet begun discussions with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul regarding a long-term contract, and at least one team -- the Atlanta Falcons -- are keeping a close on whether or not those talks begin/advance. ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Falcons are currently in a waiting...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

New York Giants and DE Mathias Kiwanuka Appear Poised to Part Ways
February 20th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka is one of only three remaining players on the New York Giants who appeared in both Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI, joining quarterback Eli Manning and long-snapper Zak DeOssie, but he may have played his last down for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** When asked about Kiwanuka on...

New York Giants Will Use Non-Exclusive Franchise Tag on Jason Pierre-Paul: Report
February 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants have a plan for what they want to do with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, and it will either keep him on the team in 2015 or net them two additional first-round picks. ***PHOTO1*** Steve Serby of the New York Post reports that Big Blue will place the non-exclusive...

Franchise Window Now Open: What Will New York Giants Do with Jason Pierre-Paul?
February 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Beginning on Monday and running through March 2nd, NFL franchises will have a brief window in which they can apply either the franchise tag or the transition tag to a pending free agent player of their choosing. For the New York Giants, their most likely option is defensive end Jason...

New York Giants’ Robert Ayers Still Recovering from Torn Pectoral Muscle; No Return Date Set
February 13th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In his first year with the New York Giants, Robert Ayers was having a solid season and playing as one of the better defensive lineman before a torn pectoral muscle in the loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars in late November landed him on season-ending injured reserve. ***PHOTO1*** Ayers, who signed a two-year,...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Yet to Engage in Contract Negotiations: Report
February 8th, 2015 at 2:30 PM
On Friday, Jason Pierre-Paul's rookie deal with the New York Giants officially became void from a clause initially inserted into the contract, as he is now a free agent. ***PHOTO1*** Just like every other unrestricted free agent in the NFL, JPP can still negotiate with his own team before hitting the open...

Rookie Contract of New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Has Officially Voided
February 7th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It doesn't come much of a surprise when people hear that Jason Pierre-Paul is a free agent, but on Friday, the New York Giants leading pass rusher became just that. ***PHOTO1*** His rookie contract, which was for five-years and $16 million, had a clause in it which voided five days after Super...