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Philadelphia Eagles’ Brandon Boykin Continues Trash Talking: “Who is Walter Thurmond?
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
On Tuesday, one of the newest additions to the New York Giants defense and secondary Walter Thurmond made a very bold statement when he told the media that he's the best slot corner in the NFL. ***VIDEO1*** Thurmond just came over from the Super Bowl XLVIII winning Seattle Seahawks defense, one that...

Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

New York Giants’ Strength of Schedule a Relatively Meaningless Statistic
April 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
NFL Network (NFL AM’s “Roster Reset”) as well as other media outlets has recently discussed “paper champs”-like polls and “Who won free agency in the NFC East?” Don’t become too excited over the fact that the New York Football Giants “won” (with the Washington Redskins in second, Philadelphia Eagles in...

New York Giants’ Walter Thurmond III: “I’m Ready to Lead by Example”
April 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Perhaps a bit overshadowed by the addition of cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, hype surrounding Walter Thurmond III -- a former member of the Legion of Doom -- has quieted in recent weeks. And while his role may be poised to focus primarily on the slot corner position, Thurmond III hasn't allowed...

Mario Manningham Has Playoff Mindset: New York Giants are “Gonna Come Back Hard” in 2014
April 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Like many players who leave the New York Giants, wide receiver Mario Manningham felt no shame in admitting how badly he wanted to return. On multiple occasions, he's referred to his return like a homecoming of sorts. And now that he's back and comfortable, the matured Manningham is ready to...

Sidney Rice Re-Signs with Seattle Seahawks; New York Giants Had Some Interest
April 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice did recently make a trip to New Jersey, but failed to visit the New York Giants during that time. Rather, the veteran met with Rex Ryan and the New York Jets before heading back to Washington where he officially re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Josh Freeman a Good Signing for Big Blue
April 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, Giants fans! With the week slowly grinding to a close, we've returned to compiling some morning storylines for you. So before you press to get through the day, relax a bit this morning and enjoy the following New York Giants headlines over your coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Josh Freeman: Why it Was...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Glad” DeMarcus Ware is No Longer in NFC East
April 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For most of his New York Giants career, Eli Manning has been forced to deal with a thorn in his side known as DeMarcus Ware. But no more. After being released by the Dallas Cowboys earlier this offseason, Ware now calls Denver home -- the same place Eli's older Brother,...

New York Giants Considered “Extreme Longshots” to Land WR Sidney Rice
April 16th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
By now it's clear that the New York Giants are not done addressing the wide receiver position. Whether they opt to sign another veteran free agent or if they decide to address the position in the draft (or both) remains to be seen, but one thing is for certain: they're...

Matt Flynn Doesn’t Meet with New York Giants on Tuesday; Re-Signs with Green Bay Packers
April 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As of Monday night, the New York Giants were expected to have two quarterbacks coming in for meetings and workouts with the team; former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman and Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. ***VIDEO1*** Now, as it turns out, Flynn doesn't have a scheduled meeting...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins: “It Doesn’t Look Like” New York Giants Can Protect Eli Manning
April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's just something about the Philadelphia Eagles, their players and their coaches; something that brings alive the whole "Dream Team" sort of attitude. Perhaps it's something in the water; perhaps it's something in the air, but whatever it is, newly signed safety Malcolm Jenkins is already infected. ***VIDEO1*** While recently appearing on...

New York Giants Will Meet with Wide Receiver LaRon Byrd on Tuesday
April 15th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants met with free agent defensive tackle Kevin Williams (Minnesota Vikings) on Monday and will be bringing him back on Tuesday when quarterbacks Josh Freeman and Matt Flynn also arrive in East Rutherford for their visits. The team will also bring in free agent wide receiver LaRon...

New York Giants Have Expressed Interest in WR Sidney Rice
April 14th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Just when you think the free agent spending spree put on by the New York Giants in recent weeks has come to an end, they begin lining up quarterback visits and have now, reportedly, expressed an interest in wide receiver Sidney Rice. ***VIDEO1*** Rice, who has a history with injuries and missed...

Ex-New York Giants TE Bear Pascoe “Frustrated” as He Waits for an NFL Team to Come Calling
April 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
At one point in time early in the offseason, it appeared as if tight end/fullback Bear Pascoe would return to the New York Giants. But as the days turned into weeks and weeks into months, it became more and more likely that his tenure with Big Blue was, in fact,...

Former Titans RB Chris Johnson Dismisses Workout Report; not Visiting New York Giants
April 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There had been a lot of speculation as to whether or not former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson was heading into New Jersey to meet with the New York Giants along with the New York Jets too. ***PHOTO1*** It all started with a report from a report from Erika Esola of...

LB O’Brien Schofield, Who Nearly Signed with Giants, Worked Out for Titans & Passed Physical
April 10th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
In the first month of free agency, the New York Giants nearly had a deal in place to sign former Seattle Seahawks linebacker/defensive end O'Brien Schofield to a two-year, $8 million deal, but the deal eventually fell through. ***PHOTO1*** Before the deal ever got completed, the Giants noticed that Schofield had knee...

New York Giants 2014 Preseason Schedule, Opponents Revealed on Wednesday
April 9th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants announced the details and opponents of their preseason schedule for the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** The preseason games for the Giants this summer are as follows: Hall of Fame Game: Sunday, August 3, 2014: vs Buffalo Bills, Fawcett Stadium (Canton, OH) Week 1: vs Pittsburgh Steelers, MetLife Stadium Week 2:...

Former New York Giants CB Aaron Ross Worked Out for Detroit Lions on Tuesday
April 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
After a year away from the team, Aaron Ross returned to the New York Giants last offseason on a one-year deal for the 2013 season, but most of his season was spent on season-ending injured reserve with a back injury. Ross has already said that he doesn't want to retire and...

Chris Johnson Plans to Meet with New York Giants: Report
April 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Just when you thought the Chris Johnson/New York Giants rumors were dismissed and dying down, a report from Erika Esola of Florida Today is here to shake up your reality. She reports that Chris Johnson will meet first with the New York Jets and then "plans to" meet with Big...

Houston Texans Sign Former New York Giants RB Andre Brown to One-Year Deal
April 7th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
Andre Brown had been on the free agent market for well over a month and some fans had wondered with him being available on the market longer if he would make a return to the team. On Monday, any speculation of that possibility ended. ***PHOTO1*** Brown agreed to a one-year, $645,000 deal...