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New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Have not Yet Discussed Long-Term Deal: Report
February 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are reportedly ready to place the non-exclusive franchise tag on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, but with the deadline to do that only nine days away, they may want to get in touch with JPP's representatives and begin discussing a long-term deal -- something The Star-Ledger reports...

New York Giants Will Use Non-Exclusive Franchise Tag on Jason Pierre-Paul: Report
February 18th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants have a plan for what they want to do with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, and it will either keep him on the team in 2015 or net them two additional first-round picks. ***PHOTO1*** Steve Serby of the New York Post reports that Big Blue will place the non-exclusive...

Franchise Window Now Open: What Will New York Giants Do with Jason Pierre-Paul?
February 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Beginning on Monday and running through March 2nd, NFL franchises will have a brief window in which they can apply either the franchise tag or the transition tag to a pending free agent player of their choosing. For the New York Giants, their most likely option is defensive end Jason...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Safety, Devin McCourty
February 10th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
While the offensive line is one need that the New York Giants will need to address in the offseason, the safety position is also an area the team will need to look at heading into the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** Currently, the only two safeties the Giants have under contract are rookie Nat...

New York Giants, Jason Pierre-Paul Yet to Engage in Contract Negotiations: Report
February 8th, 2015 at 2:30 PM
On Friday, Jason Pierre-Paul's rookie deal with the New York Giants officially became void from a clause initially inserted into the contract, as he is now a free agent. ***PHOTO1*** Just like every other unrestricted free agent in the NFL, JPP can still negotiate with his own team before hitting the open...

Late Giants Owner Ann Mara Remembered by Family, Friends in Emotional Memorial Service
February 7th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, family, friends and colleagues of the NFL had one last chance to pay their respects and say goodbye to former New York Giants co-owner Ann Mara, who tragically passed away on Sunday at the age of 85 due to complications from the fall she encountered last month outside...

Rookie Contract of New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Has Officially Voided
February 7th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It doesn't come much of a surprise when people hear that Jason Pierre-Paul is a free agent, but on Friday, the New York Giants leading pass rusher became just that. ***PHOTO1*** His rookie contract, which was for five-years and $16 million, had a clause in it which voided five days after Super...

New York Giants’ John Mara: We’d Like to Have Antrel Rolle Back at ‘Right Price’
February 5th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have a few decisions to make regarding some of their current free agents heading into next month, when they all become unrestricted free agents and are free to negotiate with the other 31 teams in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** One of which, is starting safety and defensive captain Antrel...

Funeral Services for New York Giants’ Ann Mara to Be Held on Thursday, Friday
February 4th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
On Sunday, the tragic news hit of the passing of Ann Mara, the matriarch of the New York Giants organization and co-owner of the team. Mara, who was 85 at the time of her death, was the widow of late Giants owner Wellington Mara and the mother of current Giants...

Multiple NFL Owners, Chairmen Release Statements on Passing of Ann Mara
February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The NFL world received shocking and saddening news on Sunday when the New York Giants announced that their matriarch, Ann Mara, the widow of Hall of Famer Wellington Mara, had passed away at age 85. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after learning of the news, several NFL owners, chairmen and CEO's released statements on her...

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Issues Statement, Offers Condolences on Passing of Ann Mara
February 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Sunday, the New York Giants family and fan base is in mourning over the passing of the matriarch of the franchise, Ann Mara, who died at the age of 85. ***PHOTO1*** Her passing comes more than a week after an accident in which she slipped outside her home on some ice...

New York Giants’ Matriarch, Ann Mara, Passes Away at Age 85
February 1st, 2015 at 9:05 AM
More than a week after being hospitalized following a fall in which she struck her head, Ann Mara, the elderly matriarch of the New York Giants and widow of Wellington Mara, has passed away as a result of her injuries. She was 85. ***PHOTO1*** “I am sad to say that our mother...

Ann Mara, Mother of Giants Co-Owner John Mara, Hospitalized After Slipping on Ice
January 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
This past week, the matriarch of the New York Giants organization, Ann Mara, was hospitalized after slipping and falling on ice near her Westchester home. ***PHOTO1*** The 85-year-old widow of late owner Wellington Mara and mother of current Giants co-owner John Mara slipped on the ice and hit her head this past...

Steve Spagnuolo Gets Two-Year, Seven-Figure Deal with New York Giants: Report
January 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Late last week, New York Giants co-owner John Mara addressed the contract of head coach Tom Coughlin and his lame duck status heading into 2015, acknowledging that any new defensive coordinator would ultimately be given a multi-year deal -- even if Coughlin's contract wasn't extended. A day later, the team...

New York Giants’ John Mara Open to Instant Replay on Pass Interference Calls
January 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The question about whether or not the NFL should expand instant replay has been a long-time debate. But as the worry of blown calls, especially in the most pivotal games, continues to grow, there has been even more discussion about expanding the limits of instant replay. In this case, the...

New York Giants were Seconds Away from Re-Hiring Bill Parcells as Head Coach in 1997
January 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's amazing when you hear some of the stories that go behind closed doors and what takes places between owners, management and general managers. This past week, New York Giants co-owner John Mara gave the entire world a glimpse of that world, and how in 1997, the Giants nearly brought...

New York Giants, Tom Coughlin Will Discuss Contract Situation “Fairly Soon”
January 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
After two straight losing seasons and tremendous outcry from their fanbase, the New York Giants decided some changes were necessary heading into 2015. However, those changes did not include a new face at head coach, and Giants co-owner John Mara once again explained why during a WFAN interview on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** "If...

John Mara, Art Rooney II Offer Support of Roger Goodell Following Release of Mueller Report
January 8th, 2015 at 2:40 PM
Former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III released his findings after an investigation into the NFL's handling of the Ray Rice video on Thursday, and while he believed the NFL to have mishandled the information they did have, found no evidence to support that they ever saw the video or...

New York Giants’ John Mara, Steve Tisch Release Statements on Passing of Allie Sherman
January 7th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
"I don't care how much you know about football, if you show me you can't hit, you don't belong here. You better get in here angry, both sides, now let's go to work, now get it up." ***PHOTO1*** This quote/soundbite has been closely associated with and used countless times by the New...

Perry Fewell Out as New York Giants Defensive Coordinator
January 7th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
Contrary to many recent reports, it now appears as if the New York Giants will, in fact, part ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell. ***PHOTO1*** In recent days and weeks, there appeared to be little or no change to Fewell's job status, although the team had not informed him one way or...