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New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo on Potential Antrel Rolle Return: “Never Say Never”
May 2nd, 2016 at 3:50 PM
Late Sunday afternoon, the Chicago Bears announced the release of veteran safety Antrel Rolle. By Monday morning, Rolle was already on the airwaves expressing his desire to re-join the New York Giants, with whom he had previously spent five seasons. ***PHOTO1*** "I'm 100 percent healthy, there are no limitations to my game....

Antrel Rolle on a Potential Giants Return: “New York is Where I’d Love to Play”
May 2nd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
On Sunday, the Chicago Bears unexpectedly released veteran safety Antrel Rolle and offensive lineman Matt Slauson. Both players could, potentially, be fits for the New York Giants and those questions arose immediately. ***PHOTO1*** As we said at the time of Rolle's release, injuries and age don't necessarily match what the Giants are...

Chicago Bears Release Former New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle
May 1st, 2016 at 5:02 PM
Only one day after the Chicago Bears finished the 2016 NFL Draft having selected three defensive backs, they opted to go with youth over age on their roster. Veteran safety Antrel Rolle announced his release via Twitter. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** ***PHOTO3*** What the future holds for the 34-year-old Rolle is certainly in question. A serious...

New York Giants’ Janoris Jenkins: Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie “Leads by Example”
April 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants went into free agency desiring some game changers. Very earlier on Day 1 of free agency the Giants made their first big splash by signing cornerback Janoris Jenkins. With that move, they made it clear that they were moving on from Prince Amukamara to get a second...

New York Giants Chairman Steve Tisch Calls Team “A Real Work in Progress”
March 21st, 2016 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants threw a lot of money around the past two weeks, in an exercise that Chairman Steve Tisch describes as a “perfect storm” of salary-cap space, need and players available. The club spent over $200 million on five defensive players and the front office and ownership are...

Antrel Rolle, Like Jason Pierre-Paul, Helped Sell Olivier Vernon on New York Giants
March 11th, 2016 at 12:52 PM
Safety Antrel Rolle may no longer call the New York Giants home, having spent the 2015 season with the Chicago Bears, but he's still looking out for the organization in his own little way. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the Giants had agreed to terms with defensive end Olivier Vernon (Miami Dolphins) earlier this...

New York Giants’ Janoris Jenkins Admits He’ll Talk Trash, Aims to Improve 4th Quarter Effort
March 10th, 2016 at 4:16 PM
The New York Giants officially announced the signing of cornerback Janoris Jenkins on Thursday, and for the first time since the addition of safety Antrel Rolle in 2010, immediately opened him up to the New York media. ***PHOTO1*** Perhaps a little uneasy with such an instant barrage or reporters, Jenkins was relatively...

New York Giants Will Keep David Merritt on Ben McAdoo’s Staff
January 15th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Like several other New York Giants assistants have done in recent weeks, secondary/safeties coach David Merritt recently heard a pitch to join the Indianapolis Colts -- the very same place where former Giants linebackers coach Jim Herrmann recently decided to call home. ***PHOTO1*** Unlike Herrmann however, Merritt isn't going anywhere. Rather, the...

New York Giants are Lacking Leaders and No One Seems Interested in Stepping Up
December 9th, 2015 at 11:19 AM
Long gone are the likes of defensive end Justin Tuck, safety Antrel Rolle and running back Brandon Jacobs -- vocal leaders who helped keep the New York Giants in check for years. And now, 13 weeks into the 2015 season, the lack of that sort of leadership is beginning to...

New York Giants’ David Merritt to Landon Collins on INT Drop: “Learn from It, Move On”
November 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After the New York Giants fell short of beating the New England Patriots on Sunday evening, there were countless missed opportunities to lament. Among them, the potential game sealing interception that slipped through the hands of safety Landon Collins. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie safety out of the University of Alabama had an ill-advised...