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New York Giants Hire Martin Mayhew as Director of Football Operations/Special Projects
February 11th, 2016 at 12:15 PM
Martin Mayhew, the former general manager of the Detroit Lions, has been hired by the New York Giants as their Director of Football Operations/Special Projects. Mayhew, the Lions' GM from 2008 to 2015, will not be involved in the personnel end of the business. His main focus will be the...

John Mara Planning Further Conversations with Tom Coughlin About Staying with New York Giants
February 7th, 2016 at 7:20 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara is thrilled that Tom Coughlin didn't sign on as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, admitting that would have hurt a little bit, but that doesn't mean he's ready to stop his pursuit of Coughlin for some sort of advisory role. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after Tom Coughlin's...

Carolina Panthers GM Dave Gettleman was Integral to New York Giants Rise and Fall
January 31st, 2016 at 10:59 AM
Dave Gettleman, the New York Giants' Director of Pro Personnel from 1999-2012, is now the general manager of the NFC Champion Carolina Panthers. It is no coincidence that his exiting the Giants' organization in favor of the Panthers' has changed the fortunes of both franchises. Gettleman was a top personnel...

Detroit Lions Hire New York Giants’ Matt Harriss as Vice President of Football Administration
January 29th, 2016 at 7:02 PM
This past offseason, the Detroit Lions hired one former New York Giants executive when they signed Ernie Accorsi to a special assistant role. On Friday, they signed away a second former Giants executive to their staff for 2016. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Harriss, who was formerly with the Giants as their director of football...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese Still Sparring with Media Over His Process and Track Record
January 28th, 2016 at 1:36 PM
New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese could go down in flames if the Giants don't get things turned around in 2016. He is in Mobile, Alabama attending the Senior Bowl like he is every year. He has been under fire for the team's failures the past four seasons and...

Fan Letters to New York Giants Co-Owner John Mara: “The Fish Stinks from Head Down”
January 16th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
After three consecutive losing seasons and four without a single playoff appearance, there's been plenty of blame to go around for the New York Giants. Former head coach Tom Coughlin obviously received the brunt of it and paid the price as a result, essentially being forced to resign under intense...

John Mara Pleased That Tom Coughlin Didn’t Take the Philadelphia Eagles Head Coaching Job
January 15th, 2016 at 2:54 PM
New York Giants CEO John Mara had some telling things to say at the Giants media event to introduce Ben McAdoo as their new head coach. With the long shadow of Tom Coughlin still hanging over the room, the Giants began the slow process of moving on from his enormous...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: “Nothing in Particular” Sold Us on Ben McAdoo
January 15th, 2016 at 12:47 PM
The New York Giants spent roughly two weeks interviewing six potential candidates for their vacant head coaching job, while also setting up an interview with a seventh. Ultimately, when the smoke cleared and the other chips fell into place, it was Ben McAdoo who was hired as the team's 17th...

Tennessee Titans Hire Jon Robinson as Next GM; Pass on New York Giants’ Marc Ross
January 14th, 2016 at 6:26 PM
It has not been a good offseason for executives of the New York Giants trying to get promotions and other jobs around the league, as one more was passed up for another opportunity. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, the Tennessee Titans have announced that they have hired Tampa Bay Buccaneers director of player personnel...

New York Giants Promised Changes, but Delivered More of the Same
January 14th, 2016 at 8:00 AM
When the New York Giants embarked on the 2015-2016 NFL season, they did so with the belief that anything less than success would lead to significant change. And after finishing the season with their second consecutive 6-10 record, the jig was up. Head coach Tom Coughlin was essentially forced to...