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New York Giants Schedule Pre-Draft Visit with Portland State OL Cornelius Edison
April 19th, 2015 at 3:55 PM
The New York Giants will meet with Portland State offensive lineman Cornelius Edison this week in a pre-draft visit. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-foot-3, 307-pound lineman was a three-year starter and team captain at Portland State, playing snaps at both guard and center during his collegiate career. Edison began as a left guard for...

Former New York Giants Linebacker and USC ‘Wild Bunch’ Member Jimmy Gunn Dies at 66
April 19th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Former New York Giants linebacker Jimmy Gunn has passed away at the age of 66. Gunn died on April 11, with the cause of death listed as heart failure, according to the Associated Press. ***PHOTO1*** The former Chicago Bears linebacker was drafted in the 13th round of the 1970 NFL Draft and...

Football Outsiders Gives New York Giants QB Eli Manning 20 “Adjusted Interceptions” for 2014
April 19th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had arguably his greatest statistical season in 2014, completing 63.1% of his passes for 4,410 yards and 30 touchdowns to go along with only 14 interceptions -- a significant decrease from the 27 interceptions he had in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Manning was still heavily criticized...

New York Giants, Stevie Brown Standoff is All About the Benjamins: Report
April 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Free agent safety Stevie Brown is drawing significant interest from at least five teams and is reportedly mulling all of his options with a decision expected soon. Among the teams in the running for his services are, as anticipated, the New York Giants. But the real question is -- specifically for...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Trading Down an Unlikely Scenario for Big Blue
April 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the very last day of what usually encompasses the NFL offseason lull. Things will begin to pickup considerably tomorrow as Big Blue arrives for their voluntary offseason workout program, so get ready for some actual football-related news! ***PHOTO1*** In the mean time, kick...

Safety Stevie Brown Mulling Multiple Offers; New York Giants Still in Play
April 18th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
New York Giants safety and free agent Stevie Brown is still trying to decide which team he will sign with for the upcoming season, but he is expected to make his decision soon. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants remain in the running to re-sign their safety, who has spent the past three seasons with...

NFL.com Changes New York Giants’ (Mock) First-Round Pick to Iowa OL Brandon Scherff
April 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
NFL.com mock draft expert Charles Davis is changing his pick for the New York Giants' first-round selection to Iowa offensive lineman Brandon Scherff. ***PHOTO1*** In his prior mock, Davis had the Giants taking defensive tackle Malcom Brown, but has decided to switch his pick to Scherff, making it the fourth time in...

2000 NFL Re-Draft: New York Giants Select TE Bubba Franks Over RB Ron Dayne
April 18th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Back in late March, as 2015 NFL mock drafts had already begun to get stale, ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. thought it would be interesting to take a look back on the 2009 NFL Draft and re-draft it based on what we now know about each of the players. In the...

New York Giants Will Open Preseason on August 14th Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
April 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
We're still a week removed from the official release of the 2015 NFL schedule, but with opponents already set -- both preseason and regular season -- some teams have already begun to announce dates and times for select games. Case in point: the Cincinnati Bengals, who on Friday announced their...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Stats Say Big Blue Won’t Go WR in Round 1
April 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the last weekend before the offseason workout program officially begins. Yes, you read that right -- the NFL lull is nearing its end. The Giants will report to the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Monday for the start of their voluntary...

New York Giants to Host Utah Offensive Lineman Jeremiah Poutasi for Workout
April 17th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants will take a look at another offensive lineman as Big Blue has a private workout scheduled with Utah lineman Jeremiah Poutasi. ***PHOTO1*** Along with the G-Men, Poutasi has a slew of other meetings and private workouts with teams scheduled, according to ESPN's Adam Caplan: Utah OL Jeremiah Poutasi has...

Five Remaining Free Agents Who Could Help New York Giants
April 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Just because the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner does not mean teams will turn a blind eye to what remains in free agency. And while all of the top tier superstars are long gone at this point, a talented crop of secondary players remain. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, none of them are...

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...

Prince Amukamara’s Sister, Promise, was “Miss Irrelevant” in the 2015 WNBA Draft
April 17th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
At any given moment during the 2015 NCAA Women's Tournament, New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara was seen near the court supporting his sister, Promise Amukamara, who was in his her senior season for the Arizona State Sun Devils. Now, in 2015-2016, he's not going to have to travel much further...

New York Giants Players React to Video of ESPN Reporter Berating Parking Lot Attendant
April 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
ESPN Reporter Britt McHenry isn't going to be winning any awards for being a nice person after video surfaced of her berating a parking lot attendant at an impound lot. ***PHOTO1*** McHenry had her car towed last week while having dinner in Arlington, Virginia, and was quite upset about the situation --...

2015 NFL First-Round Mock Draft: New York Giants Select WR Amari Cooper
April 16th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
We are officially two weeks away from the 2015 NFL Draft, and after much deliberation, Giants 101 presents its final mock draft. There are some surprises -- surprises that will probably be wrong. And while we didn't mock any first-round trades -- something that's almost certainly a given -- we...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Recovering Well, “Excited” for 2015 Season
April 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
One of the bigger free agent acquisitions for the New York Giants last offseason was that of offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz. Unfortunately, the veteran missed most of his first season with Big Blue due to injury (ankle, toe). ***PHOTO1*** Although his first season didn’t go as planned, Schwartz is poised to come...

New York Giants’ Shane Vereen “Can’t Wrap Mind Around” Aaron Hernandez Murders
April 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
On Wednesday, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of the 2013 murder of his one-time "friend" Odin Lloyd -- a verdict that carries with it a mandatory life sentence without the possibility of parole. ***PHOTO1*** Following the conviction, players from around the National Football League chimed in...

Darren Woodson: New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Has ‘Hips That Lie”
April 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After an incredible rookie season that ended with multiple NFL and franchise records, awards and nominations, as well as international notoriety, we may now know what sets New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. apart from the pack. And no, despite how impressive it may be, it's not his...

New York Giants Waive Linebacker Paul Hazel and Cornerback Josh Victorian
April 16th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants announced a couple of minor moves on Wednesday as the team cut ties with linebacker Paul Hazel and cornerback Josh Victorian. ***PHOTO2*** Hazel, who played in just four games for the Giants in 2014 but never recorded a tackle, was waived along with Victorian, who never played a...