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New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Bear Pascoe Patiently Waiting for NFL to Call
April 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, Giants fans! After a lazy Saturday, there will plenty of news today. But before we get to all of that, kick back, relax and enjoy the following stories over your morning coffee. Bear Pascoe Patiently Waits for NFL to Come Calling Most of us hate long- distance phone calls from...

New York Giants in Attendance for Penn State WR Allen Robinson’s Pro Day
April 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With less than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are continuing to attend many of the college's pro days to scout and evaluate first hand several of the players they have their eye on for the team. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, members of the Giants...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Injured Left Ankle
April 10th, 2014 at 2:20 PM
When New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was injured (high ankle sprain) in the final game of the 2013 regular season against the Washington Redskins, little was made of it. After all, the season had ended and he had an entire offseason to heal. Only, he didn't fully heal and...

New York Giants’ Jerrel Jernigan One of the NFL’s Top No. 3 Fantasy Wide Receivers in 2014?
April 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Although free agency has not yet ended and the 2014 NFL Draft has not yet arrived, some are already looking ahead to the fantasy football season. As such, Pro Football Focus and Rotoworld recently combined to examine and rank all 2014 No. 3 wide receivers from around the league based...

New York Giants in Attendance for Texas A&M WR Mike Evans’ Pro Day on Thursday
March 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With more than a month to go until the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Giants are starting to scout some of the players that could be on their radar with their 12th overall pick in the first round. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, they were in attendance for North Carolina tight end Eric...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Speaks on Justin Tuck, Hakeem Nicks’ Free Agency Departure
March 27th, 2014 at 1:50 PM
Two of the top free agents that a lot of fans weren't thrilled to see leave the team this past month were defensive end Justin Tuck and wide receiver Hakeem Nicks. The fans were more saddened to see Tuck leave more so than Nick; Tuck signed a 2-year, $11 million deal...

Will Hill Heads New York Giants’ List of “Performance-Based Pay” for 2013
March 26th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
On Monday, the NFL released the names and amounts for every player league-wide who received "performance-based pay" as a result of their playing time and salary in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** The system, which has been in place as part of the Collective Bargaining Agreement since 2002, weighs the aforementioned playing time with base...

Do the New York Giants ‘Need’ to Add Another Wide Receiver?
March 21st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the NFL Draft soon approaching, most teams will be finalizing their free agent decisions within the next few weeks. The New York Giants have been busy this offseason, adding depth at numerous positions where starters were lost or where holes were already present. One position in dire need of...

Mario Manningham to Meet with New York Giants on Monday
March 16th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
It almost seems like an inevitability. The New York Giants need a wide receiver. Mario Manningham needs a new home. And now, the former wide receiver is headed back to where it all started as he'll meet with General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. in New Jersey on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Manningham, who...

New York Giants Never Made Hakeem Nicks an Offer; WR Says He’ll Cherish His Time in NY
March 15th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
When Hakeem Nicks signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Friday night, the only reason surprise was that he had agreed to a one-year deal. After much posturing and proclaiming his desire for a long-term contract, Nicks was ultimately met with the reality that something long-term wasn't in the cards. So...

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...

WR Hakeem Nicks Signs One-Year, $3.5 Million Deal with Indianapolis Colts
March 14th, 2014 at 7:45 PM
Hakeem Nicks is officially no longer a member of the New York Giants, as he found a new place to call home in 2014. Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported that Nicks has agreed to a one-year deal with the Indianapolis Colts, the team he came in to visit on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** Nicks...

New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks to Visit Colts on Friday; 49ers Also Interested: Report
March 14th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
With the news on Thursday of the Carolina Panthers releasing long-time wide receiver and veteran Steve Smith, it had looked like the stars were aligning for Hakeem Nicks to return home to North Carolina and sign with the Panthers. At one point during the day, Nicks' own father posted a...

Hakeem Nicks Disputes Report, Wants Long-Term Deal & Names Several Teams — None are Giants
March 9th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Earlier this weekend, a report surfaced that suggested wide receiver Hakeem Nicks would be willing to settle for a one-year contract to prove his worth. That is, apparently, not the case as Nicks told ESPN Bureau reporter Josina Anderson that he wants a long-term deal with a team that views...

Hakeem Nicks Willing to Accept One-Year Deal; Open to Returning to New York Giants
March 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Heading into free agency, the thought was that wide receiver Hakeem Nicks would be seeking a long-term, big-money deal -- a deal that would ultimately price him out of the New York Giants' range. But, as the "legal tampering" period got underway on Saturday, an ESPN report broke suggesting that...

Darnell Dockett Claims Giants WR Hakeem Nicks, Other Free Agents Will Join Arizona Cardinals
March 7th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
In 2013, one of the bigger surprise teams to make a major impact in the NFC was the Arizona Cardinals, who went from a 5-11 record in 2012 and improved to 10-6 and fell one game short of making the playoffs. With a top ranked defense, an innovative head coach in...

With a Need at Wide Receiver, Might Some Former New York Giants Find Their Way Back to the Team?
March 6th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
In the past, when General Manager Jerry Reese let a player walk or released them outright, there was never any looking back. But that changed a year ago when the New York Giants not only brought back cornerback Aaron Ross, but running back Brandon Jacobs as well. And now, will...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Sidney Rice, WR
March 4th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The free agency period in the NFL is eight days away from kicking off and many people around the league have speculated as far as what the New York Giants will do when next Tuesday comes. The running back position has been talked about frequently over the last week and the...

Victor Cruz Remains Hopeful That Hakeem Nicks Will Return to New York Giants
March 3rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants and wide receiver Hakeem Nicks will soon be going their separate ways. The split is something widely considered fact by many, but for Victor Cruz, he remains hopeful that his teammate and friend will return in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** "I'm not sure what the situation is, I haven't spoken...

Were 2013 Salary Cap Problems a Result of New York Giants Being Loyal to a Fault?
March 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
To say the New York Giants had major salary cap problems in 2013 would be a bit of an understatement. And while much of that had to do with an overwhelming number of injuries to key players, it was their loyalty to said players that may have, ultimately, resulted in...