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Category: ‘NFL Free Agency’

Baltimore Ravens Sign Suspended Safety Will Hill
July 25th, 2014 at 10:30 AM
The Baltimore Ravens announced on Friday that they have signed safety Will Hill, who will be suspended for the first six games of the regular season after violating the league's substance-abused policy for the second time. The suspension also marked the third time in three years that Hill was hit...

New York Giants Sign OG John Sullen; Waive WR Kris Adams After Failed Physical
July 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants officially reported to training camp on Monday, and with their return came multiple roster moves. The biggest announcement of the day was that long-time guard, Chris Snee, had decided to retire from the NFL after 10 years in the league. In order to replace him on...

Jay Glazer Will Introduce Retired New York Giants DE Michael Strahan at Hall of Fame
July 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan finally receives his gold jacket during the Gold Jacket Dinner on Friday, Aug. 1st in Canton, it will be FOX Sports insider, Jay Glazer, who presents it to him. The following day, during the enshrinement ceremony at the Pro Football Hall...

Might TE Rob Housler Soon Become a Free Agent Option for New York Giants?
July 14th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Back in late May, NFL Network considered Arizona Cardinals tight end Rob Housler a possible trade piece due to being underutilized in Bruce Arians' offense -- a system that doesn't quite fit with Housler's skill set. And while no trade was ever made, Housler's future in Arizona remains very much...

New York Giants Sign DT Everett Dawkins, OT Demarcus Love; Release Two
June 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Shortly after mini-camp officially ended on Thursday, the New York Giants -- who had upwards of five players in on a tryout basis -- made a multitude of transactions. The team announced that they have signed defensive tackle Everett Dawkins and offensive tackle Demarcus Love, while releasing defensive tackle Eathyn...

New York Giants Host Four Players for Mini-Camp Tryout on Wednesday
June 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants took the field on Wednesday, they did so with four additional players. The team announced that Gilbert Pena (DT, Mississippi), Steve Greene (G, Connecticut), John Sullen (G, Auburn) and Everett Dawkins (DT, Florida State) had all been invited to attend on a tryout basis. ***VIDEO1*** Pena, a...

New York Giants Worked Out Former Air Force LB Alex Means Prior to Signing Terrell Manning
June 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that in addition to third-round pick Jay Bromley (DT, Syracuse), they had also signed free agent linebacker Terrell Manning. However, it now appears as if they worked out a larger group of players that also included former Air Force linebacker Alex Means. ***VIDEO1*** The 6'4'',...

New York Giants Sign Third-Round Pick Jay Bromley and Linebacker Terrell Manning
June 16th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Monday that they have finally signed third-round pick Jay Bromley (defensive tackle, Syracuse), who was their last remaining holdout from the 2014 NFL Draft class. ***VIDEO1*** Bromley, the 74th pick overall, was is the final member of the Giants' 2014 draft class to sign, and although...

New York Giants Have Shown No Interest in CB Brandon Flowers: Report
June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The very moment he was released by the Kansas City Chiefs last week, social media exploded with the ever-predictable question: should the New York Giants kick the tires on cornerback Brandon Flowers? ***VIDEO1*** After an offseason in which much of their time and money was spent on revamping their secondary, it seems...

Ex-Giant Terrell Thomas Says Teams are Concerned About His Knee; Feels He Can Still Play
June 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Former New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas made a miraculous return to the game a year ago, playing an entire season after returning from his third ACL tear (second consecutive). In the process, he became only the second player in NFL history to accomplish such a feat, joining Carolina Panthers...

New York Giants Offered Contract to Former South Carolina DB Victor Hampton, but He Chose Bengals
June 15th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants were scheduled to visit with former South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton earlier this week, but before he boarded a plane to East Rutherford, New Jersey, the talented defensive back chose, instead, to sign with the Cincinnati Bengals. ***VIDEO1*** However, despite not making it to the Quest Diagnostics Training...

New York Giants Waive WR Kris Adams with Failed Physical Designation; Placed on Reserve/PUP List
June 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Although the team has not yet made an official announcement, multiple reports indicate that the New York Giants have waived wide receiver Kris Adams with a failed physical designation. ***VIDEO1*** Adams, who was originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent in 2011 by the Chicago Bears, also spent time with the...

New York Giants Worked Out 10+ Players on Wednesday; Signed None: Report
June 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Wednesday may have been an off day for New York Giants players, but coaches and staff were plenty busy as the team hosted 10+ players for workouts and evaluations. And while the workouts did feature players at need positions -- like tight end Tom Crabtree -- The Star-Ledger reports that...

New York Giants Will Also Work Out Former Rutgers Linebacker Jamal Merrell
June 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent tight end Tom Crabtree on Tuesday and had multiple visits slated for Wednesday, including former Central Connecticut State wide receiver Denzell Jones and former South Carolina defensive back Victor Hampton. And although Hampton chose, instead, to sign with the Cincinnati Bengals, it...

New York Giants to Work Out WR Denzell Jones; Victor Hampton Signs with Cincinnati Bengals
June 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent tight end Tom Crabtree on Tuesday and their visits were expected to continue on Wednesday with former South Carolina defensive back Victor Hampton. However, long before Hampton could even board a plane to East Rutherford, he was swept up and officially signed...

New York Giants to Work Out Free Agent TE Tom Crabtree Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
To go along with former South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton, the New York Giants will also be hosting free agent tight end Tom Crabtree (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) for a visit next week. ***VIDEO1*** Crabtree, who went undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft out of Miami (OH), spent the majority of his NFL...

New York Giants Will Host Former South Carolina CB Victor Hampton for a Visit Next Week
June 5th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After choosing to forego his senior year of eligibility at South Carolina, cornerback Victor Hampton declared for the 2014 NFL Draft hoping and believing he'd be a late-round pick. However, a poor showing at the NFL Combine, lack of size and some off-field issues ultimately led to Hampton going undrafted....

New York Giants “No Longer in Play” for Tight End Jermichael Finley: Report
June 5th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants made an immediate call to free agent tight end Jermichael Finley following his medical clearance from a fusion of the C3-C4 vertebrates, and that interest remained until late last week. However, Paul Dottino of WFAN now reports the plug has been pulled and, like the Seattle...

New York Giants Sign Rookie Safety Kyle Sebetic; Will Hill Clears Waivers
June 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants wasted no time filling the spot of recently released safety Will Hill, signing undrafted rookie free agent (UDFA) safety Kyle Sebetic to a three-year, non-guaranteed contract on Tuesday morning. ***VIDEO1*** “I’m ecstatic. It’s such a cool opportunity,” Sebetic told the Kenosha News. “I finally get to take a...

New York Giants Waive Troubled Safety Will Hill
June 2nd, 2014 at 12:20 PM
The New York Giants had warned that safety Will Hill was on thin ice and that one more off-field transgression would end his tenure with the team. And after being hit with a six-game suspension last week for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, they held true to their word. On...