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New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Losing Andre Brown Leaves Hole in Backfield
April 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The preseason schedule being announced on Wednesday led to a brief moment of excitement for New York Giants fans, but we're now back to the late free agency, pre-draft lull that we had been dreading for weeks. But fear not! We have some solid storylines this morning, so sit back...

Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Fights to Keep Memorabilia Suit in Federal Court
April 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Hump Day, New York Giants fans! Tuesday brought about another relatively quiet and calm day -- the calm before the storm as it were. And although there are a few potentially large stories on tap for today, let us first take a look at some Wednesday morning storylines. Grab...

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...

New York Giants RB Andre Brown to Meet with Houston Texans on Monday
April 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Free agency hasn't been too kind to running back Andre Brown (New York Giants), who has received little interest from around the league despite an early visit with the Oakland Raiders. However, that is poised to change on Monday when the former fourth-round pick (2009) meets with the Houston Texans. With...

Will Hill Heads New York Giants’ List of “Performance-Based Pay” for 2013
March 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Monday, the NFL released the names and amounts for every player league-wide who received "performance-based pay" as a result of their playing time and salary in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** The system, which has been in place as part of the Collective Bargaining Agreement since 2002, weighs the aforementioned playing time with base...

New York Giants OL Kevin Boothe Visiting Oakland Raiders on Monday
March 17th, 2014 at 10:29 AM
The Oakland Raiders will continue their attempted purging of New York Giants' free agents on Monday as they're schedule to meet with offensive lineman Kevin Boothe. Previously, the team has also met with running back Andre Brown, cornerback Terrell Thomas and defensive end Justin Tuck, whom they subsequently signed to...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings May Be Ideal Solution at Running Back
March 14th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
As the first wave of free agency began Tuesday, the New York Giants made three quick acquisitions to address two key weaknesses coming into the 2014 season. The Giants bolstered their offensive line with the signing of Geoff Schwarz and their running game by agreeing to terms with Rashad Jennings....

Oakland Raiders Sign Justin Tuck to Two-Year, $11 Million Deal
March 13th, 2014 at 3:04 PM
The New York Giants have lost defensive captain Justin Tuck. The long-time member of Big Blue has agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders. ***PHOTO1*** "What a strange free agency. Just when you think you can't be surprised anymore, you see something that truly surprises you," Osi Umenyiora...

New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas, RB Andre Brown Also Visiting with Oakland Raiders
March 12th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
The Oakland Raiders are hosting a bunch of the New York Giants players on Wednesday; as they have running back Andre Brown and defensive end Justin Tuck in for a visit. The Raiders have now added a third name to their interest of Giants free agents, as Adam Schefter of ESPN...

Oakland Raiders Interested in New York Giants RB Andre Brown
March 12th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants decided to drastically alter their running back situation for the 2014 season when they re-signed Peyton Hillis and, on Wednesday, will wrap up their deal with newly acquired back Rashard Jennings from the Oakland Raiders. Plus, pending his health, they also have David Wilson, who is...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Ben Tate, RB
March 9th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Most fans of the New York Giants have already heard the name Ben Tate when it comes to free agency considering he's been one of the most talked about names mentioned for the last two months. The 25-year-old running back put on the best possible audition possible for himself in 2013...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Many Changes Ahead for Eli Manning
March 3rd, 2014 at 6:35 AM
The weekend was quick to pass and another Monday is now upon us. But with only a little over a week to go before the official start to NFL free agency, anticipation is beginning to mount. For the time being however, sit back, relax and enjoy the following Monday morning...

New York Giants Have 5 of NFL’s Top 101 Pending Free Agents
February 28th, 2014 at 11:57 AM
With NFL free agency just around the corner,  NFL.com decided to sit down and examine the Top 101 Free Agents to be and rank them based on a four-tiered system. Of the 101 pending free agents listed, five of them were members of the New York Giants. None of them...

Could James Starks Be a Good Fit for New York Giants’ Running Back Rotation?
February 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Earlier in the week, rumors suggested that the New York Giants had been eyeing Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno as free agency quickly approaches. While Eli Manning could probably swindle Peyton Manning into putting in a good word for the team, Moreno is just one of many options that...

Running Back Knowshon Moreno “High” on New York Giants’ Radar?
February 18th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As NFL free agency rapidly approaches, news and rumors about potential free agent interest spirals into a frenzy. It's the case every offseason and we here at Giants 101 would like to preface with the following reminder: not all rumors turn about to be true. Unless confirmed by multiple and...

Might Darren McFadden Be a Buy-Low Free Agent Option for New York Giants?
February 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Heading into the 2014 season, the New York Giants' only healthy option at running back is former rookie Michael Cox, which doesn't exactly say a whole lot on what the team has, and thus, may put the team in the market for options. David Wilson is recovering from neck surgery from...

Ex-Giant Ahmad Bradshaw Unlikely to Re-Sign with Indianapolis Colts
February 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The first six years of Ahmad Bradshaw's career were quite successful with the New York Giants, but his first year away from the Giants -- with the Indianapolis Colts -- did not quite go as planned. Bradshaw signed with the Colts this past summer looking to take over as the number...

Sports Media 101 NY/NJ Super Bowl Score Contest
February 2nd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
***PHOTO1***Just because the New York Giant and New York Jets aren't playing at MetLife Stadium today, doesn't mean New York and New Jersey football fans should be left out of the fun. So, Sports Media 101 spent the last week asking a variety of New York Jets and New York...

New York Giants May Have a Giant Need at Running Back: Potential Free Agent Interests
February 2nd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
The New York Giants rushing attack has struggled the past two seasons and the offensive line has garnered most of the blame for the ineptitude of the ground game. Though the majority of the blame does belong to them, the Giants' running backs have not done much to earn a...

New York Giants Likely to Retain Tight End Bear Pascoe
February 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With the offseason well underway, it is not uncommon for teams to make decisions well before the start of the free agency period in early march. Coming off of a rough season, General Manager Jerry Reese has been put on notice, alongside the players and the coaching staff. Many changes...