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New York Giants’ Tight End Competition Still Wide Open
August 8th, 2016 at 7:15 AM
The New York Giants' tight end competition is still very much wide open, but a couple of candidates have separated themselves from the pack. Will Tye, Larry Donnell and Matt LaCosse have all been making some noise in training camp. ***PHOTO1*** Donnell was the starter for the first half of 2015 before...

New York Giants Tight End Competition; What to Look For
July 26th, 2016 at 10:30 AM
On Thursday, the New York Giants will open up training camp at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center in East Rutherford, N.J. The Giants have many position battles that will occur during camp and the preseason games. Tight end is one of the positions with the most competition. ***PHOTO1*** In 2015, Larry...

Larry Donnell Embracing Leadership Role as Veteran of New York Giants Tight End Group
June 13th, 2016 at 10:28 PM
Not too long ago, Larry Donnell was the up and comer for the New York Giants, as he was trying to make a name for himself in the offense and trying to prove he could be the full-time starter. ***PHOTO1*** He was able to do so in 2014, as he caught 63...

2016 NFL Draft: New York Giants Select South Carolina TE Jerell Adams
April 30th, 2016 at 3:59 PM
With their sixth-round pick (No. 184 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft, the New York Giants select South Carolina tight end Jerell Adams. ***PHOTO1*** With no seventh-round pick (traded to the Pittsburgh Steelers for punter Brad Wing), the Giants close out the draft having passed on adding depth along both the defensive...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Excited to Be Back After Suffering Very Serious Neck Injury
April 28th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
At one point, it seemed possible that the career of New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was over. There were lingering concerns about the severity of a neck injury that landed him on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) a season ago, and as weeks turned into months without any additional...

New York Giants Re-Sign TE Larry Donnell; Team Doctors Give Him Green Light
April 19th, 2016 at 1:00 PM
In early March, New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was cleared by his own doctors to return to football-related activities. However, team doctors had not yet cleared him and there was no indication that it was coming any time soon. ***PHOTO1*** That all changed when the Giants reported to their offseason...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with Former Pittsburgh Steelers Fullback Will Johnson: Report
April 4th, 2016 at 5:04 PM
The New York Giants have made their fair share of moves already during free agency, but general manager Jerry Reese isn't done. ESPN's Jeremy Fowler reports that the Giants have agreed to terms with former Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Will Johnson on a two-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** The addition of Johnson to the offensive...

New York Giants TE Coach Kevin M. Gilbride Looking for More Continuity This Season
April 3rd, 2016 at 4:56 PM
The New York Giants had a lot of change at the tight end position in 2015. They began the season with Larry Donnell as the No. 1 but Donnell suffered a neck injury and missed the second half of the season. That opened the door for Will Tye, a rookie...

New York Giants’ Will Tye Signs One-Year Exclusive Rights Free Agent Tender
March 29th, 2016 at 5:00 PM
This week, the latest member of the New York Giants has made it official and will be signed on for the 2016 season, as tight end Will Tye has signed his exclusive rights free agent tender with the team. ***PHOTO1*** Tye is now the fourth player to sign his ERFA tender with...

New England Patriots, not New York Giants, Acquire Martellus Bennett from Chicago Bears
March 16th, 2016 at 8:06 PM
A little over two weeks ago, the Chicago Bears made it very clear that Martellus Bennett no longer fit into their plans for the 2016 season and were going to try and find a trade partner for the tight end. On Wednesday night, they were finally able to accomplish that. ***PHOTO1*** Bennett,...