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Category: ‘NFL Free Agency’

Geno Smith to Giants would be a bad deal for both sides
March 11th, 2017 at 9:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's too timely a coincidence that the Giants had Geno Smith in for a visit the day before the start of Daylight Saving Time, and it was a good thing they didn't wait until Sunday, too. With time springing forward one hour at midnight and the Giants' clocks permanently set five...

A look at the worst franchise tags used by NFL teams
February 28th, 2017 at 1:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tag, you're not it. We've now reached the point in the NFL offseason where teams are starting to lock in key players with the franchise tag รข?? a move that has resulted in a slew of headaches for franchises. The Giants chose to use theirs this year on defensive lineman Jason...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Looking for an Olivier Vernon Type Contract
January 24th, 2017 at 11:31 AM
Re-signing defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is at the top of the New York Giants offseason priority list. The dynamic pass rusher made good on his one-year "prove it" deal and will be seeking a multi-year contract and a salary close to that of teammate Olivier Vernon, per Ralph Vacchiano of...

Which Giants Might Be Asked to Take Pay Cut?
January 13th, 2017 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants have been eliminated from the playoffs following their 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers and have shifted their focus on the offseason. While they have players that will hit the market, there is also the possibility there are players that will be asked to take...

Giants Must Likely Decide Between Jason Pierre-Paul, Johnathan Hankins
January 11th, 2017 at 1:05 PM
One of the sad truths that the New York Giants and their fans must face is that the front office will likely have to decide between re-signing defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul and defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins. Signing both doesn't seem financially feasible. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN's Jordan Raanan believes the Giants will have...

Jason Pierre-Paul Headlines Giants’ Key Free Agents
January 10th, 2017 at 8:33 PM
The New York Giants finished their 2016 regular season with a record of 11-5, the most wins since they won 12 in 2008. But, with their season over following a 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers, they must now turn their focus to the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have a...

San Francisco 49ers Also Interested in Eugene Monroe, Giving Giants Competition for Services: Report
June 17th, 2016 at 11:56 AM
If the New York Giants want to land newly released free agent tackle Eugene Monroe, they're going to have competition for his services, as another NFC team is in the mix for him. In fact, it's almost becoming a lotto or game of chance of sorts, similar to those you'd...

Giants Believe They Have “Decent Chance” to Sign Former Ravens’ Eugene Monroe: Report
June 16th, 2016 at 8:19 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants tried to make a trade with the Baltimore Ravens to land veteran offensive tackle Eugene Monroe, but because the Giants weren't interested in taking on the remainder of his salary, the Giants decided to not deal for him and as a result, Monroe was...

GJ Kinne Announces That He’s Moving on from New York Giants
May 4th, 2016 at 7:34 AM
Whether he was going to play quarterback or free safety in 2016, GJ Kinne will not be doing it for the New York Giants. The former Tulsa quarterback announced via Twitter on Tuesday that he'll be moving on from Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Kinne, who initially signed with the New York Jets as...

New York Giants Meeting with Veteran CB Leon Hall: Report
May 3rd, 2016 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants may have drafted Ohio State cornerback Eli Apple in the first-round of the 2016 NFL Draft, but their concerns at the cornerback position apparently persist. And on Tuesday, the team will meet with veteran cornerback Leon Hall. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Hall, a first-round pick of the Cincinnati Bengals in the...