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New York Giants’ Preston Parker, Damontre Moore Won’t Apologize for Defending Odell Beckham Jr.
December 22nd, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Tempers didn't just flare, but boiled over in the second quarter on Sunday afternoon as St. Louis Rams linebacker Alec Ogletree hit New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. late and out of bounds. What follows was the largest brawl in the NFL this season, ending with three...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain, Antrel Rolle Rip St. Louis Rams for Being “Dirty”
December 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Following a 37-27 beating of the St. Louis Rams -- a game that included a massive brawl and three ejections -- several New York Giants players immediately addressed what had happened on the field Sunday afternoon, and to say they were displeased and bluntly spoken would be a bit of...

Antrel Rolle Would Love to Finish Career with Team; Wants to Retire a New York Giant
December 17th, 2014 at 5:50 PM
When the 2014 season officially ends, the New York Giants will have a rather important decision to make on starting safety and team captain Antrel Rolle. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle is in the final year of the five-year, $37 million deal that he signed before the 2010 season and has for the most part,...

New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle is Enjoying “The Odell Show”
December 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's not just fans and media who are tuning in every weekend to watch New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., but athletes from all across the country and any number of different sports -- and that does not preclude his teammates on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** "It's miraculous what he...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Defend Their Penalized Celebration
December 8th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and safety Antrel Rolle were let off the hook for their unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after DRC had returned an interception for a touchdown, but that was only because defensive end Damontre Moore one-upped them with an even more boneheaded unnecessary roughness penalty -- one...

Frustrated New York Giants Lacking Answers, Excuses Following 7th Consecutive Loss
December 1st, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Over the course of seven straight weeks and six consecutive losses, the New York Giants continued to preach "finish" and "fight." And, at least in some cases, the team did fight, but they had failed to finish each and every time. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars, things hit rock bottom...

New York Giants Coaches, Teammates React to Odell Beckham Jr.’s Incredible Catch
November 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. hauled in his one-handed touchdown grab on Sunday night, the entire sports world seemed to react. Everyone from LeBron James to Bryce Harper and Michael Irvin to Andre Reed chimed in, but for those who saw it from the field...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul: “I Think We Can Run the Table”
November 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants could be mathematically eliminated from the playoffs as early as Sunday evening, but don't tell that to their players. Despite the near impossible odds that they catch every break needed to save what otherwise appears to be a completely lost season, they still believe they're capable...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: We Can “Absolutely” Win Out the Rest of the Year
November 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It's been well over a month since the New York Giants won an actual football game, although for fans, it seems like a lot longer than that. ***PHOTO1*** That's what a five-game losing streak will do to a fan base that is watching a team that had not had a losing season...

New York Giants Power Rankings Roundup: Week 11
November 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Week 10 of the 2014 NFL season is now officially in the books and the overall unpredictability of the league continues to dominate headlines. There appears to be no clear-cut No. 1 league-wide, although the Arizona Cardinals (8-1) would have a legitimate claim if, of course, they didn't just lose...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: Time to Forget About Record and Just Keep Fighting
November 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may have been defeated by a score of 38-17 courtesy of the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday, but safety Antrel Rolle offered up some kudos for his teammates, saying the team played together and played with passion for the first time in several weeks. ***PHOTO1*** If that's considered...

New York Giants Aren’t Just Losing, but are Being Blown Out with Regularity
November 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Sunday's 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks marked the fourth time the New York Giants have lost by 14 or more points this season. It also marked the sixth time (all six losses) they have been defeated by 10 or more points this season. ***PHOTO1*** If those statistics weren't bad enough, then...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: “This is Little Bit Worse than Embarrassing”
November 10th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With a 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday afternoon, the New York Giants fell to 3-6 on the season and now appear to be devoid of any lingering playoff hopes. But it's not necessarily just the loss that stings, but the manor in which the team is losing...

Former Cornerback, Charles James II, Appears to Take Subtle Shot at New York Giants
November 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When cornerback Charles James II was released back in late August as part of the team's first round of cuts, it was met with a lot of surprise and scrutiny -- not just from fans, but players as well. In fact, one of the first to step up and criticize...

Jason Pierre-Paul Questions If New York Giants Have Enough Heart to Win
November 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Antrel Rolle said it, Jameel McClain said it, Robert Ayers said it and now Jason Pierre-Paul is saying it: the New York Giants are not showing enough heart or desire to win. Period. ***PHOTO1*** "Honestly, it is not all about attitude, it is all about heart. You can have the attitude, you...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Disputes Antrel Rolle’s Comments About Team’s Lack of Passion
November 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After the New York Giants suffered an embarrassing defeat to the Indianapolis Colts on national TV 40-24 this past Monday night, starting safety and captain Antrel Rolle went on a full tirade for the lack of passion, heart and not showing a pulse on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** He didn't name names, although...

Eli Manning on How New York Giants Can Improve: “It Starts with Me”
November 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is never one to throw his teammates under the bus, often accepting blame for team failures and shouldering the entire burden of any given loss or losing streak. It's the very thing that helped earn him the captain's patch on his jersey and why...

Giants’ Antrel Rolle: “We’ve Got to Get Dirty; No Place for Nice Guys in NFL”
November 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since he arrived in New York some five years ago, Antrel Rolle has never pulled any punches when it comes to his opinion on different topics, which includes his team and playing for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Rolle has seen the good times in winning a Super Bowl almost three...

“Worried” Antrel Rolle Wonders If New York Giants Have Enough Desire, Passion to Turn Things Around
November 4th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
When the New York Giants struggle, it's usually safety Antrel Rolle who steps up and assures everyone that the team will get things turned around. No matter how bad the circumstances, he puts an optimistic spin on thing. But that didn't happen on Monday night following an embarrassing 40-24 loss...

New York Giants Remaining Positive and Upbeat Despite Rough Start
November 1st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Despite the horrific last season and a half of New York Giants football, head coach Tom Coughlin has always made valiant attempts at maintaining a collective positive attitude among his players. Amidst an 0-6 record, that wasn’t an easy feat, yet he had them believing they’d turn it around and...