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New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Greg Jones Headed to CFL
June 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! Today marks the official start to summer, which can only mean that training camp is right around the corner! As we wait, why not enjoy your morning coffee over the following start of the weekend headlines. ***VIDEO1*** Ex-Giant Greg Jones' Football Path Takes Turn to Canada Greg...

New York Giants Select C.J. Mosley from Alabama in Todd McShay’s First Mock Draft
December 20th, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Earlier this week, ESPN's draft guru, Todd McShay, released his first mock draft of the year. In it he has the New York Giants selecting University of Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley. The last two linebackers the Giants have taken in the first round were Carl Banks and Lawrence Taylor, so...

New York Giants Keep or Dump: Chase Blackburn
January 20th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The New York Giants were incredibly fortunate to find Chase Blackburn sitting on his couch in Ohio in the midst of their 2011 season. Michael Boley was injured, neither Mark Herzlich nor Greg Jones were ready for the challenge and the Giants had no answers to fill their void...

Greg Jones, D.J. Ware, Dwayne Hendricks Among Cuts as New York Giants Trim Roster
August 31st, 2012 at 10:26 AM
For the second time in a week, players across the NFL are crossing their fingers and hoping for the best. Unfortunately, many dreams are again being shattered and careers derailed as the business side of the league takes center stage. Teams have until 9:00 PM EST today to trim their...

New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Sings High Praises for LB Spencer Paysinger
August 13th, 2012 at 2:30 PM
Last offseason, Spencer Paysinger showed up to New York Giants training camp as an undrafted rookie linebacker out of Oregon with a very limited opportunity to prove himself worthy of making the roster. With Jacquian Williams, Greg Jones and Mark Herzlich all attempting to make the team as well, it seemed...

New York Giants: Monday, August 6th Training Camp Practice Report
August 6th, 2012 at 6:26 PM
After a much needed day off on Sunday, the New York Giants returned to the field on Monday with a preseason date against the Jacksonville Jaguars looming this Friday. Unfortunately, they were without linebacker Jacquian Williams, offensive lineman Will Beatty, cornerback Prince Amukamara and the four players who remain on...

2012 New York Giants: How Will Perry Fewell Utilize Mathias Kiwanuka?
July 2nd, 2012 at 1:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants LB/DE Mathias Kiwanuka was perhaps the best player on the team that nobody talked about last season. While players like Jason Pierre-Paul and Victor Cruz had breakout seasons and garnered all the media attention, the seventh-year veteran out of Boston College quietly had 84 tackles in...

New York Giants’ Michael Boley: “I’m Still the Outside Linebacker”
June 21st, 2012 at 5:17 PM
With a sea of depth at the linebacker position, very little is set in stone for the New York Giants. Earlier in the offseason, General Manager Jerry Reese hinted at the possibility of Michael Boley shifting to middle linebacker, but the team has since acquired Keith Rivers and re-signed Chase...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell “Can’t Say” If Chase Blackburn Will Start at Linebacker
June 15th, 2012 at 1:03 PM
Although the New York Giants have several positions that will be fought for during training camp, perhaps the most contested starting role on the roster is at the third linebacker position(either MLB or WLB depending on where Boley plays). Last offseason, the team added three rookies in Jacquian Williams, Greg...

New York Giants’ Linebackers: Question Marks Heading into Training Camp
June 11th, 2012 at 1:45 PM
New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese has created a defense built to effectively defend the high octane passing offenses that many NFL teams currently possess. By having incredible depth at defensive line and a talented secondary, the idea is that the Giants should be able to defend today's modern offensive...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell: Chase Blackburn is Starting MLB … for Now
May 13th, 2012 at 2:00 PM
With Jonathan Goff now with the Washington Redskins, who is the starting middle linebacker for the New York Giants? Defensive Coordinator Perry Fewell says that, for now, the job belongs to Chase Blackburn, who was re-signed by the team in early April. ***PHOTO1*** “Chase goes back to that role,” said Fewell. “[Mark]...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese Discusses Offseason Issues; Expresses Concern Over Marvin Austin
March 26th, 2012 at 4:09 PM
Amidst the craziness around the NFL this March, the Super Bowl Champion New York Giants are continuing to fly below the radar, strategizing about a best plan to field the best team possible next season. Leading this charge is General Manager, Jerry Reese, who has already lead the team to...

G-Men Show of Champions to Be Held on March 18th in Secaucus, NJ; 15+ New York Giants Attending
February 27th, 2012 at 7:27 AM
With a Super Bowl championship comes the opportunity to meet and mingle with diehard New York Giants fans from all over the country. This is something many Big Blue players have embraced over the last three weeks, and something that will continue on March 18th in Secaucus, New Jersey as...

Linebacker No Longer a Need or Weakness for New York Giants
February 18th, 2012 at 7:18 AM
The New York Football Giants are famous for their mid-eighties to early-nineties linebackers - the “Big Blue Wreckin’ Crew”, if you will. ***PHOTO1*** Things have changed in the game, but the defensive memories haven’t. The upcoming date in March (Free Agency) is usually the preamble to the annual calling for a new...