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New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Josh Freeman a Good Signing for Big Blue
April 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Thursday, Giants fans! With the week slowly grinding to a close, we've returned to compiling some morning storylines for you. So before you press to get through the day, relax a bit this morning and enjoy the following New York Giants headlines over your coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Josh Freeman: Why it Was...

Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Fights to Keep Memorabilia Suit in Federal Court
April 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Hump Day, New York Giants fans! Tuesday brought about another relatively quiet and calm day -- the calm before the storm as it were. And although there are a few potentially large stories on tap for today, let us first take a look at some Wednesday morning storylines. Grab...

Mario Manningham to Meet with New York Giants on Monday
March 16th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
It almost seems like an inevitability. The New York Giants need a wide receiver. Mario Manningham needs a new home. And now, the former wide receiver is headed back to where it all started as he'll meet with General Manager Jerry Reese & Co. in New Jersey on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Manningham, who...

Walter Thurmond “Couldn’t Resist” Signing with New York Giants After Meeting with Team
March 16th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When Walter Thurmond flew into New Jersey to visit with the New York Giants, there was no set plan. He came in with the mindset that it was just another free agent visit that could end just as quickly as it got started. But then, he says, he met with...

New York Giants Agree to Terms with Former Seattle Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond
March 16th, 2014 at 8:40 AM
The New York Giants have been actively seeking a cornerback to add to their roster, and on Sunday they found one. The team has agreed to terms with former Seattle Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond on a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2**** Thurmond, a former fourth-round pick of the Seahawks in the 2010 NFL Draft,...

Antonio Cromartie Says He’d Be “Open” to Signing with New York Giants
March 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants search to add a top cornerback in the league has officially added a new name to the mix, one who knows a thing or two about playing in MetLife Stadium and isn't afraid of playing in New York after spending the last four years playing for...

Justin Tuck Expected to Return to New York Giants: Report
March 11th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Over the weekend, Justin Tuck was given a contract offer from the New York Giants -- one that would hopefully keep the team's defensive end and captain in New Jersey for the rest of his career. With free agency kicking off on Tuesday, he has yet to accept the Giants reported...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: NFL May Add 15-Yard Penalty for Use of N-Word
February 24th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Hard to believe it's already Monday, yet here we are. So as frustrated and annoyed as you may all be to be returning to work, relax over breakfast and coffee this morning with the following AM headlines. ***PHOTO1*** NFL Expected to Adopt 15-Yard Penalty for Use of N-Word on the Field The NFL...

Liberty Science Center Presents: Sports Science Behind Leverage
February 23rd, 2014 at 7:30 AM
As part of the new "Gridiron Glory" exhibit appearing at the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey -- an exhibit featuring a number of items from the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Sports Media 101 will feature a series of articles pertaining to the science behind several sports. Enjoy! Leverage...

Running Back Knowshon Moreno “High” on New York Giants’ Radar?
February 18th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As NFL free agency rapidly approaches, news and rumors about potential free agent interest spirals into a frenzy. It's the case every offseason and we here at Giants 101 would like to preface with the following reminder: not all rumors turn about to be true. Unless confirmed by multiple and...

Washington Redskins May Target Linval Joseph in Free Agency
February 13th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Although widely considered to be one of the New York Giants' top offseason priorities, defensive tackle Linval Joseph appears destined to make it to the March 11th start of free agency where he'll be highly coveted by a number of teams. Among them, writes Mark Bullock of the Washington Post,...

Victor Cruz Pushing for Hakeem Nicks to Re-Sign with New York Giants
February 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Following season-ending exit meetings, it was revealed that New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks had been fined multiple times by the team, including fines for being late to team meetings and missing treatment sessions. Ultimately, because of the aforementioned fines and injuries, coupled with his drop-off in production, it...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Antonio Pierce Named Head Coach at Long Beach Poly
February 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The quiet post-Super Bowl lull is now upon us and that ever so brief break for the NFL and their fans has already grown old. However, despite the apparent calm and quiet, there's still a lot going on behind the scenes. So relax here on your Thursday morning and enjoy...

New York Giants’ John Mara on Memorabilia Lawsuit: “We’re Very Confident This Will Be Thrown Out”
February 4th, 2014 at 1:55 PM
It's been little less than a week since news broke of a bombshell lawsuit that accused the New York Giants, quarterback Eli Manning and several other members of the organization of knowingly creating and distributing fake "game-used" memorabilia for upwards of a decade. And with official statements having been released...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Super Bowl XLVIII Almost Flawless for NY/NJ — Almost
February 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Super Bowl XLVIII has now come and gone. And although the rest of the world will focus primarily on the newly crowned world champion Seattle Seahawks, New York and New Jersey will begin to evaluate the success and impact of the two-week long event. Initial signs would indicate it went...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Super Bowl Sunday Has Arrived
February 2nd, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Super Bowl Sunday has arrived! Today is the day the biggest event in all of sports takes place and it's occurring in our own back yard. Better yet, it occurs only a day after retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan was finally, and rightfully, voted into the Pro...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Hotels Near MetLife Stadium Evacuated After Hoax
February 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Super Bowl week has concluded and Super Bowl weekend is now upon us. The first championship game held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey is only about 36 hours away and people are beginning to get antsy. Unfortunately, people are also trying to get funny and the big...

New York Giants, Josh Brown Have not Yet Talked Contract, but Kicker “Hopeful” to Return
January 29th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Josh Brown faced tall odds in 2013 when he signed a one-year deal with the New York Giants, replacing fellow kicker Lawrence Tynes, who was known for his clutch game-winning field goals in two NFC Championship Games. In fact, Brown's job wasn't even guaranteed going into training camp, but after...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Mike Ditka Says NY/NJ Super Bowl is “Stupid”
January 29th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Super Bowl Media Day has come and gone and time is winding down for one of the most anticipated weather days in NFL history. Unfortunately, that continues to be the focus of the media world -- something that is overshadowing the game itself -- and now former players/coaches are speaking...

New York Giants’ Jonathan Tisch Would Like to See a New York/New Jersey Super Bowl Every 10 Years
January 28th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Concerns over the weather on Super Bowl Sunday have dominated headlines for years. But, with Super Bowl week now off and rolling, festivities kicking into high gear and all things other than traffic moving smoothly, the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee has already begun to look ahead. And although a single...