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New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Says Revamped Offensive Line is Motivated to Prove Doubters Wrong
September 4th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants second-year offensive lineman Justin Pugh sat down for a brief interview on NFL AM Tuesday morning to discuss his outlook on the team's mission for 2014. One of the first questions thrown his way was about how the offense performed during the preseason. When asked about his...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: David Tyree Still Coming Under Heavy Anti-Religious Fire
July 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! Big Blue returns to the practice field today and will wear full pads for the very first time in training camp. Today also marks the official one-week countdown until the very first game of the year. In an effort to pass some time prior...

New York Giants OL Chris Snee Officially Retires from NFL
July 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As was rumored, reported and speculated, long-time New York Giants guard, Chris Snee, officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday. ***VIDEO1*** ***PHOTO1*** “He called me yesterday and told me the news,” Eli Manning said via Giants.com. “I kind of knew there was a possibility with everything going on with his health....

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Stevie Brown Right Where He Wants to Be
May 31st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! Welcome to the weekend and welcome to the return of a brief lull as Big Blue takes a short break from Organized Team Activities (OTAs). While there will still be plenty of coverage in the days to come, take this early morning time to...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl Will Join NFL on FOX in 2014 as Game Analyst
May 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Life after football has already begun for retired New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl, but now his post-NFL career has taken a major leap forward with the announcement that he will join NFL on FOX in 2014 as a game analyst. ***VIDEO1*** The hire was made official by FOX Sports Executive...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle No. 72 on NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2014
May 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's taken quite some time, but a member of the New York Giants has finally cracked NFL Network's list of the Top 100 Player of 2014 and it should come as no real surprise who it was: defensive captain and the Giants' lone Pro Bowl representative, safety Antrel Rolle, who...

Retired New York Giants Lineman David Diehl: I Played 11 NFL Seasons Without a Concussion
May 3rd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The overwhelming list of former NFL players who either presented post-mortem with CTE or have reported/been diagnosed with CTE-like symptoms grows every year. It's a terrifying reality the league takes very seriously and continues to work to prevent. From helmet modifications to rule changes, the league continues to evolve, but...

Eli Manning Envisions New York Giants’ Offense Looking Similar to Green Bay Packers
April 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When New York Giants co-owner John Mara referred to the offense as "broken" following their terrible performance in the 2013 season, it was clear change was coming to the entire unit. ***VIDEO1*** Gone from last year's team is Hakeem Nicks, Brandon Myers, Kevin Boothe, David Baas and Andre Brown, plus the retirements...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl to Be Inducted into Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame
April 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Retired New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl was surprised with a tremendous honor earlier this week, having been informed that he will be inducted into the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. "I'm very proud & honored that as of today, they have announced that I am named & will...

New York Giants’ Chris Snee: “I Feel Like I Can Still Play and Play at a High Level”
March 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
One major question facing the 2014 New York Giants is whether or not their newly constructed offensive line can come together quickly and offer quarterback Eli Manning more protection than they did a season ago. The answer to that question is also likely linked to another: can guard Chris Snee...

New York Giants Mind Frame: Always a Giant?
March 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
“Once a Giant, Always a Giant” is an infamous Wellington Mara quote for his New York Giants. It’s also one third of the title of an Andy Robustelli book. However, there are a few former Giants that just, well, don’t ever really quite fully understand it. Or perhaps they do...

New York Giants Offensive Line Issues: What About Will Beatty?
March 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As mock drafts are taking more permanent form and some lean towards an offensive lineman at No. 12 for the New York Football Giants, there remains a lingering question to the line’s woes from 2013. Where has the blame for left tackle Will Beatty gone? The 2009 2nd round (28th...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Geoff Schwartz, OL
March 7th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It's no secret that thew New York Giants are going to attempt to improve their offensive line that was both extremely terrible and so severely injured that by the time Week 17 rolled around, it was a patch-job group mixed with second and third stringers along with a first-round draft...

Retired New York Giants OL David Diehl Defends Eli Manning Over Lackluster 2013 Season
March 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The debate about New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and what he has left in the tank is something that will easily carry over into the 2014 season. It's something that will be over-analyzed in training camp and the preseason, and something that will be questioned every single time...

Tom Coughlin Optimistic Chris Snee Will Be Healthy, Ready to Play for New York Giants in 2014
February 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Chris Snee has yet to make a decision regarding his future with the New York Giants for the 2014 season and is expected to meet with the team officials and let them know of his plans. His father-in-law and head coach Tom Coughlin is a part of the brass that Snee...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Important Offseason Deadlines for New York Giants
February 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
As the offseason lull continues and another snow storm prepared to impact the Northeast, we at Giants 101 offer you the following stories to enjoy with your morning coffee and bowl of cereal. Enjoy. ***PHOTO1*** Former Giants Quarterback Calling Financial Plays for Athletes in Morristown Scott Brunner knows what it’s like to be...

New York Giants Safety Antrel Rolle a Potential Cap Casualty?
February 9th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Although the New York Giants are expected to be in a much better salary cap situation in 2014 -- especially given the retirement of David Diehl and the voided contracts of Corey Webster and Brandon Myers -- there are still a few players who could, potentially, be cap casualties....

New York Giants TE Adrien Robinson Facing Make or Break Season in 2014
February 2nd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Before it’s mentioned that the major concern for the New York Giants this offseason is the offensive line, realize that the higher-ups are fully aware of this. It’s been put on record. General Manager Jerry Reese is just as aware that he, too, is on notice. “My biggest concern coming into...

New York Giants Offensive Lineman David Diehl Announces Retirement from NFL After 11 Years
January 24th, 2014 at 4:14 PM
It was widely expected following the 2013 season that longtime New York Giants offensive lineman David Diehl would announce his retirement from the NFL. On Friday, the 33-year-old did just that. The longest tenured member of the Giants announced his retirement from the league after 11 years in the NFL and...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Undergoes Successful Thumb Surgery
January 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may not have impressed as a whole during the 2013 season, but one of their bright spots was rookie offensive lineman Justin Pugh. Not only was Pugh the Giants' first first-round pick to start all 16 games since Lawrence Taylor did it in 1981, but he...