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New York Giants to Induct Trio of Legends to Ring of Honor
July 20th, 2016 at 11:04 AM
The New York Giants announced on Tuesday that a trio of Giants' legends will be the 2016 Ring of Honor Inductees. The trio includes former general manager Ernie Accorsi, former head coach Tom Coughlin and former defensive end Justin Tuck. ***PHOTO1*** The ceremony is set to take place at halftime on Nov....

Giants’ Owa Odighizuwa to Ask Advice from Justin Tuck on Being a Successful NFL Pass Rusher
June 22nd, 2016 at 2:59 PM
During the offseason, Justin Tuck signed a one-day contract to retire as a member of the New York Giants. Now, he may be called upon again by a current player for some advice on what worked during his career. ***PHOTO1*** One of the Giants young defensive ends in Owa Odighizuwa, who has...

Justin Tuck Thinks Jason Pierre-Paul is Due for Big Season with New York Giants in 2016
May 17th, 2016 at 1:25 PM
Justin Tuck knows Jason Pierre-Paul pretty well from their time as teammates over the course of four seasons with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Tuck, who was one of the team's long-time captains before his departure from the team following the 2013 season, would serve as a mentor to JPP during...

Ex-New York Giants DE Damontre Moore Waived by Miami Dolphins
May 3rd, 2016 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, only two days after the conclusion of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins waived former New York Giants defensive end Damontre Moore. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants had waived Moore this past December for violating team rules following a confrontation with fellow defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins. The Dolphins then claimed him...

Carl Banks Thinks New York Giants Need to Draft a Linebacker; Calls Leonard Floyd a “Convertible”
April 25th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
It's been 32 years since the New York Giants took a linebacker with their first-round pick. That linebacker was Carl Banks, who ended up being a very good pick for Big Blue. ***PHOTO1*** With the linebacker position being, arguably, one of the most pressing need for the Giants heading into the 2016...

Olivier Vernon Ready to Help Return Defense to “New York Giants’ Standards”
March 11th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
When defensive end Olivier Vernon was introduced to the New York media on Thursday, he made a few thing abundantly clear from the onset. Number one, he's thrilled to have landed such a historic deal, but understands he now has to earn it. Number two, he's joining a team that...

New York Giants Interested in Re-Signing Jason Pierre-Paul, Robert Ayers & Cullen Jenkins
February 25th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
It's no secret that the pass rush is one of the top priorities for the New York Giants this offseason and it was one of the main things co-owner John Mara stressed that needed to be fixed as soon as the 2015 concluded. ***PHOTO1*** While they will likely look for fresh blood...

Justin Tuck Will Sign One-Day Contract, Retire with New York Giants
February 11th, 2016 at 3:40 PM
The New York Giants drafted Justin Tuck in the third round of the 2005 NFL Draft. Nine of Tuck's 11 seasons were with the Giants, but the final two seasons were with the Oakland Raiders. When Tuck announced his retirement, he would be a retired Raider as that was his...

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....