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Fueled by Odell Beckham Jr.’s Catch, NFL May Change Policy on Gloves
August 31st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. reached up and pulled down a one-handed touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys a season ago, he was immediately propelled into the international spotlight. It was, arguably (and almost certainly), the single greatest catch in NFL history. ***PHOTO1*** However, nearly a year later, "The...

New York Giants Expected to Sign Safety Stevie Brown on Sunday: Report
August 29th, 2015 at 7:20 PM
The very moment veteran safety Stevie Brown was released by the Houston Texans, he expected to hear from the New York Giants. And as it turns out, they aim to please and have already reached out, scheduled a visit and are now expected to sign Brown. ***PHOTO1*** Kim Jones of FOX Sports...

New York Giants of Past and Present React to Retirement of DE Osi Umenyiora
August 26th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
After 12 NFL seasons and two Super Bowl championships, defensive end Osi Umenyiora signed a one-day contract with the New York Giants and officially retired from professional football on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** We can rehash what you already know about Umenyiora, but rather than do that, we'll simply let the words of his...

NFL Lawyers Reject Adding John Mara to Tom Brady-New England Patriots Settlement Talks
August 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
A court has suggested that New York Giants co-owner John Mara, chairman of the league's chief executive committee, participate in settlement discussions between the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady because said committee generally oversees labor-related issues. However, ESPN reports that league lawyer rejected the notion that he could...

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’ John Mara Beyond the Point of Annoyance with Jason Pierre-Paul Situation
August 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, who remains in Florida as he recovers from a July 4th fireworks accident that left him without his right index finger, may have recently opened lines of communication with the New York Giants, but he's offered them no additional details on the extent of his injuries...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Wants to Be NFL’s Highest Paid Player: Report
August 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The ongoing contract negotiations between the New York Giants and franchise quarterback Eli Manning appear no closer to a resolution than they have in recent months, with a report surfacing on Monday that Manning is now aiming to become the league's highest paid player -- even aiming to out-earn Green...

New York Giants’ Steve Tisch on Geno Smith: “Well, It Takes JPP Out of the Headlines”
August 11th, 2015 at 6:20 PM
Even with Rex Ryan now calling Buffalo home, the New York Jets found themselves dominating NFL headlines for all the wrong reasons on Tuesday afternoon. In what's an unprecedented locker-room event, quarterback Geno Smith suffered a broken jaw after being sucker-punched by reserve linebacker IK Enemkpali. Smith is expected to miss...

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 Co-Owner Steve Tisch: “Fans Deserve” a Playoff Team in 2015
August 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara made it abundantly clear that 2015 will be considered a "win-or-else" season for General Manager Jerry Reese, head coach Tom Coughlin & Co. And after two consecutive losing seasons, three years without a playoff birth and several years leading the league in injuries, that's...