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New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins May See Time at Defensive End in 2015
May 29th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants love versatility -- especially along the offensive line and on the defensive side of the ball -- so any chance they get to teach a player a new position, they generally take it. Such was the case earlier this week when Big Blue opened Organized Team...

Versatile, Motivated Carlif Taylor Ready to Give New York Giants “1000 Percent”
May 15th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Carlif Taylor (6-1, 319 lbs.) may be listed as a defensive tackle, but the two-time All-Northeast-10 Conference selection is about as versatile as they come. And after signing with the New York Giants as an undrafted rookie free agent (UDFA), he has every intention of using that versatility and a...

New York Giants’ Markus Kuhn Working Hard This Offseason; Ready to Do Whatever Team Needs
April 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants certainly did not have the success they were looking for last season as both the offensive line and defensive line had struggles for a good portion of the year. However, with the return of defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo, the defense has high hopes going into 2015. ***PHOTO1*** One...

New York Giants Meeting with DT Kenrick Ellis Today
March 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants are generally very secretive about their free agent meetings, but on Tuesday one slipped through the cracks. Brian Coz of the New York Post reports Big Blue is visiting with defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) this afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Ellis, a third-round pick of the Jets in...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Expected Pay Cut, Welcomed It After Poor Year
February 18th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Earlier this week, it was revealed that the New York Giants and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins agreed to a re-worked contract in which he took a rather significant pay cut. The alternative, of course, was for Jenkins to become a cap casualty, which is something he admits to having wanted...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Accepts Pay Cut; Saves Team $825K
February 15th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins will not be a cap casualty for the New York Giants, as the two sides reportedly agreed to a pay cut that will save Big Blue $825,000 in cap space heading into free agency. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** The 34-year-old, 11-year NFL veteran was entering the final year of a three-year,...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Defensive Tackle, Ndamukong Suh
February 9th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Almost five months ago, Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was reportedly looking to jump ship out of the Motor City and in an effort to "promote his brand," was reportedly looking to come to New York and join either the New York Giants or New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Suh's one of,...

New York Giants Have Made No Progress with Free Agents, Restructures: Report
February 4th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have about two weeks before critical decisions -- like whether or not to place the franchise tag on Jason Pierre-Paul -- will need to be made. Shortly after that, free agency will begin and a large number of their players will be free to sign elsewhere....

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Salary Cap Cuts?
February 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! The offseason lull is officially upon us and things might stay quiet for a bit longer. However, some big decisions with need to be made by the team soon -- from salary cap cuts to contract restructures and what to do with some of...

New York Giants-St. Louis Rams Game Totaled $105,478 in Fines from Fights, Incidents
December 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
This past Sunday's New York Giants 37-27 victory over the St. Louis Rams was a costly one for several players, as a few Giants players got hit in their wallets by the NFL for the several incidents and fights that broke out in the game. ***PHOTO1*** Preston Parker, who was one of...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Surprised with “Random” Drug Test on Christmas Eve
December 25th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The NFL's version of Santa Claus made a widely expected trip to East Rutherford, New Jersey on Christmas Eve, delivering a multitude of wrapped boxes for members of the New York Giants. Unfortunately, none were quality gifts and featured six massive fines for players like Odell Beckham Jr., Preston Parker...

Cullen Jenkins Fined More for Roughing the Passer than Participants in Sunday’s Giants-Rams Brawl
December 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Christmas Eve, the letters from the league have arrived and New York Giants wide receiver Preston Parker has been fined $15,000 for his part in Sunday's brawl against the St. Louis Rams -- he's one of six total Giants to have been fined. ***PHOTO1*** Both Parker and defensive end Damontre Moore...

New York Giants Vs. Tennessee Titans: Week 14 Preview
December 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants (3-9) will take on the Tennessee Titans (2-10) at LP Field in a game that features two teams riding league-leading losing streaks. The Giants, of course, have lost an NFL-high seven consecutive games, whereas the Titans have lost six consecutive games -- good for...

New York Giants Have “No Answers” for Injuries & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
December 3rd, 2014 at 11:20 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very focused and to-the-point mood for his weekly press conference on Wednesday, and as he usually does, dove right into a scouting report for the Tennessee Titans before being bombarded with injury-related questions that dominated the entire 15...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka Downgraded to Out Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
November 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Already slated to be without defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf), linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion/shoulder) and offensive lineman Adam Snyder (knee), the New York Giants received more bad injury news on Saturday as defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka (knee) failed to travel with the team and has been downgraded to out versus...

Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Out; Justin Pugh, Mathias Kiwanuka Questionable Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
November 28th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Heading into Friday's practice, the New York Giants weren't sure if starting right tackle Justin Pugh would be returning to the starting lineup or not for their Week 13 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Pugh is listed as questionable, but with his quad injury, the Giants are likely not going to...

Giants Will Continue to Utilize Odell Beckham Jr. & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 26th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a lively mood for his weekly press conference and started with a joke about the snow before offering praise for the 1-10 Jacksonville Jaguars, pointing out that they rush the passer extremely well and have the No. 1 ranked...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh, Cullen Jenkins & Jacquian Williams Out Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 12 injury report on Friday afternoon, and to no one's surprise, the team has officially listed offensive lineman Justin Pugh (quad), defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) and linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion) out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** With Pugh sitting out,...

Giants Expect Eli Manning to “Bounce Back” & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 19th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a sarcastic mood on Wednesday, reminding reporters that they could be in Buffalo so they should smile. But those smiles quickly turned to frowns as Coughlin was bombarded with injury-related questions. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report included the following players:...

New York Giants’ Jacquian Williams, Peyton Hillis & Cullen Jenkins Out Vs. 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 11 injury report on Friday, and to no one's surprise, the team has officially ruled out linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion), running back Peyton Hillis (concussion) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the additional defensive...