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Justin Tuck May Have Waited on Retirement If Giants were Interested, Tom Coughlin was Coach
February 2nd, 2016 at 11:00 AM
On Monday, after a successful 11-year career, Oakland Raiders and former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck announce his retirement from the NFL in a penned letter on Facebook. ***PHOTO1*** Upon his retirement announcement, Tuck said he had "almost no regrets" about his career, but told Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports...

Former Teammates, Players from Around NFL React to Retirement of Justin Tuck
February 2nd, 2016 at 9:00 AM
After 11 successful seasons, which included two Pro Bowls and two Super Bowl championships, Oakland Raiders and former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck decided it was time to walk away. ***PHOTO1*** In a detailed and emotional letter penned on social media, Tuck announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday....

Former New York Giants DE Justin Tuck Announces Retirement from NFL
February 1st, 2016 at 4:06 PM
Former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck, who had spent the previous two seasons as a member of the Oakland Raiders, officially announced his retirement from the National Football League on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** "After months of praying and careful consideration, I have decided to retire from the game of football," Tuck...

Current and Former New York Giants Teammates Want to See Eli Manning Race Peyton Manning
January 25th, 2016 at 12:00 PM
Early on in Sunday's AFC Championship Game, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady left the pocket and took off for a first down. A few short series later, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning raised the bar, breaking off a 12-yard run for a first down -- a run that would...

Current and Former New York Giants Players Say Tom Coughlin Grew on Them Over Time
January 10th, 2016 at 1:35 PM
It's no secret that when Tom Coughlin took the reins as head coach of the New York Giants in 2004, the players did not like his style, nor him for that matter. But over time, Coughlin changed his ways and the players not only embraced him, they became loyalists and...

Justin Tuck to Tom Coughlin on Interviewing with Eagles: “Don’t Do It, Tom”
January 10th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who resigned earlier this week instead of being terminated after 12 successful seasons, will interview with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday for their vacant head coaching position. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, that might be a tough pill to swallow for some of his former players,...

Justin Tuck Pays Homage to Tom Coughlin in a Powerful Way
January 4th, 2016 at 6:01 PM
As news spread on Monday that Tom Coughlin had announced his resignation as head coach of the New York Giants, ending a 12-year run that included two Super Bowl championships, current and former players took to social media to express their appreciation and admiration for the 69-year-old. ***PHOTO1*** Players ranging from cornerback...

New York Giants are Lacking Leaders and No One Seems Interested in Stepping Up
December 9th, 2015 at 11:19 AM
Long gone are the likes of defensive end Justin Tuck, safety Antrel Rolle and running back Brandon Jacobs -- vocal leaders who helped keep the New York Giants in check for years. And now, 13 weeks into the 2015 season, the lack of that sort of leadership is beginning to...

Michael Strahan Gives New York Giants a Pep Talk Following Crushing Loss to Dallas Cowboys
September 15th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants weren't able to leave Dallas, Texas until roughly 4:15 AM on Monday morning due to mechanical issues with their plane. So rather than sleeping, the team was forced to sit in a hostile airport replaying the crushing events of a 27-26 loss to the Dallas Cowboys...

New York Giants of Past and Present React to Retirement of DE Osi Umenyiora
August 26th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
After 12 NFL seasons and two Super Bowl championships, defensive end Osi Umenyiora signed a one-day contract with the New York Giants and officially retired from professional football on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** We can rehash what you already know about Umenyiora, but rather than do that, we'll simply let the words of his...