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Owamagbe Odighizuwa “Inspired” by New York Giants’ Championship Defensive Lines of the Past
May 2nd, 2015 at 8:00 AM
When UCLA defensive end Owamagbe Odighizuwa got the call from the New York Giants on Friday night informing him that he would be their third-round selection, he was unable to contain his emotions. After a tragic childhood in which his Father was imprisoned for the murder of three people and...

You Can Now Add “Emmy Award Winner” to Michael Strahan’s Impressive Lifetime Resume
April 28th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan has one heck of a career resume, including seven Pro Bowls, four First-Team All-Pro honors, a Super Bowl XLII ring, an AP Defensive Player of the Year award (2001), two NFC Defensive Player of the Year awards (2001, 2003), an NFL record...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Hall of Famer Landed in Round 2 Twenty-Two Years Ago
April 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the final day of the final weekend prior to the 2015 NFL Draft. At this time next week we'll be chest-deep in player evaluations and what Big Blue can expect from their newest crop of rookies, as well as whatever undrafted...

Giants’ Michael Strahan, Sam Huff Named Two of “Top 50 Draft Picks in NFL History”
April 17th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In the 50 days leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft (now down to 13 days), NFL Network has been breaking down the "Top 50 Draft Picks in NFL History" with a new pick each day. And with only 13 draft picks waiting to be revealed, only two New York...

Michael Strahan Calls New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. the Greatest Athlete on Earth
April 4th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has done some extraordinary things since bursting onto the National Football League scene last season, and he has also gotten some incredible praise for it. ***PHOTO1*** The latest show of respect for OBJ comes from former Giants defensive end and Hall of Famer Michael...

NFL Network: Odell Beckham Jr. a Threat to Break Calvin Johnson’s Single-Season Receiving Record
April 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Almost every single NFL season, historic records find themselves on the line. And as athlete's become stronger, faster and taller, records previously thought to be untouchable now also find themselves in danger of being broken. And as we head into the 2015 season, there are several league marks that the...

Super Bowl XLII, 1990 NFC Championship Eliminated from “Greatest Game of All-Time” Bracket
March 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Is there a world in which Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is not the greatest game ever played? Where the heroics of David Tyree and the game-winning touchdown catch by Plaxico Burress aren't given the spotlight they deserve? And a world in which...

Simeon Rice Slams Retired New York Giants DE Michael Strahan, Pro Football Hall of Fame
February 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
During one of his many unprovoked shots at retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan, Warren Sapp once said -- long before he was arrested for assaulting a prostitute -- that Simeon Rice was a better pass rusher than Strahan "any day of the week" and deserved to be...

Osi Umenyiora Wants to Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
February 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It seems as though quite some time has passed since the days of the destructive New York Giants pass rush that dominated Tom Brady and many other future Hall of Famers on its way to two Super Bowl titles. With Michael Strahan and Justin Tuck gone, the Giants have relied...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Should Franchise Jason Pierre-Paul
February 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the first official weekend without football. Yeehaw... ***PHOTO1*** While things will slow down around this time -- lasting until the start of franchise designations -- Giants 101 will continue to pump out material on Big Blue to quench your thirst. Today, we start...

Ex-Giant Jeremy Shockey Mocks Warren Sapp Following His Arrest for Soliciting Prostitution
February 3rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, it was revealed that Hall of Famer and NFL Network personality, Warren Sapp, had been arrested on charges of soliciting a prostitute after an intense argument broke out in a Phoenix area hotel room between he and two escorts. Almost immediately following the arrest, Sapp was fired by...

Justin Tuck: New York Giants Prevented Tom Brady from Going Down as Greatest Quarterback Ever
January 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady the greatest of all-time? If not, he's certainly in the conversation, but the one hang-up facing Brady will always be Super Bowls XLII and XLVI. It's for that reason former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck believes Big Blue will forever be...

New York Giants’ Damontre Moore Makes “Promise” That 2015 Will Be His Year
January 9th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Through the first two years of his professional career, Damontre Moore hasn't exactly turned into Michael Strahan or even Justin Tuck for the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** He's shown potential and with more maturing and playing time, could develop into the player they thought they were getting when they took him in...

Retired New York Giants DE Michael Strahan Named as One of People’s “Sexiest Men Alive”
November 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, People Magazine's choice for 2014's Sexiest Man Alive was unveiled entertainingly by Jimmy Kimmel on his late-night show "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and it was none other than "Avengers" and "Thor" star Chris Hemsworth. But in addition to Hemsworth, 10 other men were selected by People to round...

New York Giants Humiliated in Front of 100+ Alumni as They Fall to Indianapolis Colts 40-24
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the New York Giants headed into their bye week with a 3-4 record, head coach Tom Coughlin had one very specific message for his players: "be prepared for this run we're about to make." ***PHOTO1*** Only...that run never even got started. The Giants trailed the Indianapolis Colts 3-0 after the first quarter,...

Ex-Giants CB Jason Sehorn Splitting up with Wife, Actress Angie Harmon, After 13 Years
November 3rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
When he was a member of the New York Giants, Jason Sehorn had all the potential and ability in the world to be one of the best in the league. Between out-leaping Cris Carter for an interception in the postseason to his improbably interception on his back against the Philadelphia...

Over 100 Ex-New York Giants to Return for Homecoming to Honor Michael Strahan: Full List
November 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As reported earlier this week, the New York Giants will host a "Homecoming Weekend" this Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. The night's big feature will come at halftime when the Giants honor newly inducted Pro Football Hall of Fame member Michael Strahan with a special ceremony and ring presentation. ***PHOTO1*** In...

New York Giants Will Honor Michael Strahan at Halftime on Monday Night
October 30th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Monday night, as the New York Giants face the Indianapolis Colts, the team prepares to welcome back nearly 70 former players as part of their "Homecoming Weekend" leading up to the game that night at MetLife Stadium. Along with welcoming back many Giants from the past, the main event...

Indianapolis Colts’ Chuck Pagano: Eli Manning is “Obviously” a Hall of Fame Quarterback
October 30th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Indianapolis Colts will visit MetLife Stadium on Monday night to take on the New York Giants in a game where the Giants will honor their most recently inducted Hall of Famer, Michael Strahan. But as they head into the Monday night's showdown in the Meadowlands, head coach Chuck Pagano...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Believes Offense not Far Off from Being Very Successful
August 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Despite sporting a record of 3-0, the New York Giants first team offense has struggled so far this preseason. And with Big Blue already under pressure to learn a new offensive system while getting ready for the 2014 season, they also have the added pressure of avoiding a troubled start...