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New York Giants 2014 Preseason Schedule, Opponents Revealed on Wednesday
April 9th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
On Wednesday, the New York Giants announced the details and opponents of their preseason schedule for the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** The preseason games for the Giants this summer are as follows: Hall of Fame Game: Sunday, August 3, 2014: vs Buffalo Bills, Fawcett Stadium (Canton, OH) Week 1: vs Pittsburgh Steelers, MetLife Stadium Week 2:...

New York Giants Likely Negotiating with Kevin Boothe; Have Expressed Interest in Ryan Wendell
March 16th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Early last week, Giants 101 reported that the New York Giants had been keeping an eye on New England Patriots center Ryan Wendell. On Saturday, that report was confirmed by ESPN, although the Internet publication noted that the Giants' interest in Wendell may have only been as a back-up plan...

New York Giants Will Cut Center David Baas: Report
March 10th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
The New York Giants had asked David Baas to take a pay cut, but he must have declined. The Star-Ledger reports the New York Giants will kick off free agency with major changes, cutting their starting center who was going to count for $8.225 million against the cap in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** By...

Could TE Colt Lyerla Find Himself Removed from Giants’ Draft Board Over Sandy Hook Comments?
February 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants are in need of a new tight end now that the contract of Brandon Myers has been voided, making him an unrestricted free agent. But when the 2014 NFL Draft rolls around, don't expect Big Blue to replace him with Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla, who...

New York Giants Responsible for 4 of NFL’s Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses
February 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In honor of Valentine's Day on Friday, NFL Network took a look at the Top 10 Most Heartbreaking Losses in NFL history. The New York Giants, being the eternal underdog that they are, were responsible for four of those top 10 most heartbreaking losses. ***PHOTO1*** No. 9: 2011 NFC Championship Game --...

New England Patriots Could Be Potential Landing Spot for New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks
February 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Four months ago at the NFL trade deadline, there was a lot of speculation and rumors about the possibility of the New York Giants dealing away disappointing wide receiver Hakeem Nicks -- especially when the team was at 0-6 and looking like their season was a lost one. Ultimately, the...

Super Bowl XLII Top Ranked Again: Sports Illustrated Lists Giants Upset of Patriots as Best Ever
February 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second time this week, Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots has been named the greatest Super Bowl ever played. On Monday, NFL Network named it the Greatest Super Bowl of All-Time based on a poll by fans, while Sports Illustrated recently ranked...

Super Bowl XLII Voted Greatest Super Bowl of All-Time
February 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII, NFL Network asked the fans to vote in a poll to determine the greatest Super Bowl of All-Time. And just prior to kickoff on Sunday night, the votes were tallied and the winner was announced: Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and...

Denver Broncos’ Wes Welker to New York Giants’ Eli Manning: “I’m Just Glad I’m not Playing You”
January 31st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
For Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, Super Bowl XLVIII represents a major change-of-pace. Rather than looking across the field and seeing a Manning on the other side, he goes into Sunday knowing knowing a Manning has his back. And as he told New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning earlier...

2007 New York Giants Had Less than 1% Chance to Win Super Bowl XLII: New Mathematical Report
January 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's no secret that the 2007 New York Giants were fierce underdogs heading into a Super Bowl matchup with the then undefeated New England Patriots. Even prior to that, they had battled back from an 0-2 start to the season and embraced the underdog role on a near weekly basis....

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz is a Big Fan of Tom Brady’s Style
January 13th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Just because the 2013 NFL season is over for the New York Giants does not mean wide receiver Victor Cruz has stopped working. And although he's not watching tape, preparing for the NFC Championship or making hundreds of prop bets for Super Bowl, he is currently in Milan, Italy for...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Team: “Finish Strong; Finish with Pride”
December 28th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Since 2004, the New York Football Giants have met an NFC East division rival in week 17 of the season five of nine times. Sunday will be the 10th. Of those five times, the Giants have won all five. Head coach Tom Coughlin isn’t letting go of his “finish” mantra,...

Former New York Giants TE Jake Ballard to Sign with Arizona Cardinals
November 4th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Jake Ballard has been waiting for the chance to get back into the NFL after being cut in the summer by the New England Patriots. On Monday, he finally found that team that was willing to give him an opportunity again. Darren Urban of Cardinals.com reported that the Arizona Cardinals will...

New York Giants Fall 28-20 to New England Patriots; Lose Andre Brown to Fractured Leg
August 29th, 2013 at 10:40 PM
After suffering through a slew of late training camp injuries, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin questioned whether or not to play his starters in Thursday's preseason finale against the New England Patriots. He opted to do so, and in addition to losing the game, he also lost running...

New York Giants Vs. New England Patriots: What to Watch For
August 29th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
In the blink of an eye, the preseason is over. After Thursday night's match-up between the New York Giants and New England Patriots, the next time either take the field, it will count. As such, each team goes into this game with one thing in mind: remain healthy. But for...

New York Giants’ Cooper Taylor Likely to Make NFL Debut on Thursday Vs. New England Patriots
August 27th, 2013 at 3:43 PM
It's been a long time coming, but rookie safety Cooper Taylor will likely make his NFL debut on Thursday night when the New York Giants take on the New England Patriots. He had missed most of camp with a lingering hamstring injury. "Over the last few weeks, I would definitely say...

New York Giants Fans Ranked No. 4 Most Engaged Fanbase in NFL; Dallas Cowboys Fans Top List
August 10th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
Just how engaged are fans of the New York Giants? Well, thanks to a brand new algorithm courtesy of Ticket City, we know. And in their very first report, Big Blue fans are listed as the No. 4 most engaged fanbase in the NFL. Ahead of them? Fans of the...

New York Giants One of Eight NFL Teams That Will Put Player Medical Records Online in 2013
July 18th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The NFL will introduce a new pilot program this season which would put an athlete's entire medical history online so that team physicians would be able to have it readily available should they need it. Eight teams, including the New York Giants, will take part in this program. The information, which...

New York Giants Football and Beyond: Worldwide
July 14th, 2013 at 9:45 AM
When we left off with this installment, Corné Heijnen and The Rotterdam Trojans had just won the National Championship. Football continues outside the United States (and surrounding areas that watch and/or play), believe it or not. ***PHOTO1*** Enter a new subject to share his story, Mr. Gert-Jan Bruinsma. His football story begins...

Former New York Giants Linebacker, Pepper Johnson, Still Has a Big Blue Heart
July 13th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
On the field, Thomas Johnson was part of a linebacker corps that made everyone around them defensively better. “Pepper” may have moved on from his playing days with the New York Giants (1992), but he remembers them vividly and with great, fiery passion. Pepper Johnson’s NFL statistics of over 1,200 tackles,...