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Category: ‘NFL Free Agency’

New York Giants Sign LB Ashlee Palmer, DB C.J. Conway; Waive/Injured Tony Johnson, Justin Currie
August 24th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants announced several roster moves on Monday, including the additions of defensive back C.J. Conway and linebacker Ashlee Palmer. The team has also waived/injured linebacker Tony Johnson and safety Justin Currie. ***PHOTO1*** Palmer, who initially signed with an undrafted rookie free agent with the Buffalo Bills in 2009, has...

New York Giants Will Workout Safety Corey Lynch
August 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants may have Monday off, but their coaches and evaluators will still find their way to the Quest Diagnostics Training Center as the team is scheduled to workout several players, including safety Corey Lynch. ***PHOTO1*** Lynch, a sixth-round pick of the Cincinnati Bengals in 2008, has become a bit...

Dallas Cowboys Sign Former New York Giants DT Carlif Taylor
August 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, the New York Giants waived defensive tackle Carlif Taylor, who had previously been signed as an undrafted rookie free agent, in favor of defensive tackle Jimmy Staten, who the team claimed and were subsequently awarded off of waivers from the Seattle Seahawks. ***PHOTO1*** The swap came as a bit...

New York Giants Claim DT Jimmy Staten Off Waivers from Seattle Seahawks, Waive DT Carlif Taylor
August 18th, 2015 at 6:15 PM
The New York Giants have claimed defensive tackle Jimmy Staten off of waivers from the Seattle Seahawks and in a corresponding move have waived defensive tackle Carlif Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** Staten, a fifth-round pick of the Seahawks in the 2014 NFL Draft, spent the vast majority of his rookie year on the team's...

New York Giants Sign Safety Brandon Meriweather, Release Kicker Chris Boswell
August 16th, 2015 at 5:46 PM
The New York Giants announced on Sunday that they have signed two-time Pro Bowl safety Brandon Meriweather and in a corresponding roster move, have released kicker Chris Boswell. ***PHOTO1*** In addition to those two moves, the Giants have also announced that fifth-round safety Mykkele Thompson was placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR)...

New York Giants Remain Interested in Jake Long, but His Recovery Time an Issue: Report
August 15th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It was beyond evident that the New York Giants have some serious issues along their offensive line -- particularly on the right side, where John Jerry (RG) and Marshall Newhouse (RT) struggled on Friday night. ***PHOTO1*** One potential solution continues to be free agent tackle Jake Long, whom the Giants remain interested...

New York Giants Among Several Teams Interested in Aldon Smith: Report
August 10th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It seems exceptionally unlikely and exceptionally unrealistic -- especially when you consider the guy is likely to be suspended for a full year -- but Jordan Schultz of Huffington Post Sports reports that the New York Giants are among several teams interested in the recently released Aldon Smith, who was...

Fans May Clamor, but Aldon Smith is not an Answer or Option for New York Giants
August 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The second any big-name player hits the free agent market -- whether they're there because of injury or off-field issue -- fans of the New York Giants are quick to begin their rallying cry of: "We should sign him!" and "kick the tires!" and "he's the answer!" ***PHOTO1*** Needless to say, it...

New York Giants Sign Rookie Safety Justin Halley; WR Chris Harper Waived/Injured
August 7th, 2015 at 5:43 PM
The New York Giants announced on Friday that they have signed rookie free agent safety Justin Halley and waived/injured wide receiver Chris Harper. ***PHOTO1*** Halley, who went undrafted in the 2015 NFL Draft, finished his senior season at Florida International with 45 tackles (34 solo) and three passes defensed in 11 games The...

New York Giants Sign WR Derrick Johnson and DE Brad Bars
August 2nd, 2015 at 11:41 AM
The New York Giants announced on Sunday that they have signed two free agents, wide receiver Derrick Johnson and defensive end Brad Bars, to fill out the remaining spots on their 90-man roster. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson, a Holy Trinity High School alum, initially signed with the New England Patriots as an undrafted rookie...