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New York Giants Had Requested not to Play During Rosh Hashanah, but NFL Scheduled Them Anyway
April 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants will open the 2015 season on the road at AT&T Stadium against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, September 13th at 8:30 PM ET -- exactly one hour and 21 minutes after the official start to Rosh Hashanah. the Jewish New Year. ***PHOTO1*** As a result of the...

New York Giants’ Local Pre-Draft Pro Day “Less Organized” than Jets’: Report
April 13th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
After the New York Giants and New York Jets held their respective local pre-draft pro day, people involved in the workouts suggested that the Jets' version was more organized than the Giants' workout. ***PHOTO1*** Both teams held their pro days for local NFL Draft prospects last week, with the Giants going on...

New York Giants to Host Akron LB/DE Nmesoma Okafor for Private Workout This Week
April 13th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
The New York Giants are taking a closer look at the defensive end position in the draft by working out Akron defensive end Nmesoma Okafor. ***PHOTO1*** The private workout is scheduled for this week, and Okafor also has plans to workout for the New York Jets: Akron linebacker/defensive end Nmesoma (Pronounced NEH-soma) Okafor...

NFL Officially Announces New York Giants’ 2015 Preseason Schedule
April 9th, 2015 at 4:25 PM
The New York Giants' preseason schedule was officially announced by the NFL on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** While we know the Giants will be playing the Cincinnati Bengals, Jacksonville Jaguars, New York Jets and New England Patriots this preseason, official times have yet to be announced. The schedule is as follows: Week 1 (August 13-17) –...

Rutgers FB Michael Burton to Attend New York Giants’ Local Pre-Draft Workout
April 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants will welcome Rutgers fullback Michael Burton to their pre-draft workout on April 9th. Along with the G-Men, Burton will be making a visit to the New York Jets, as well. ***PHOTO2*** The 5-11, 235lbs. Burton played four years at Rutgers and while he never ran the ball much,...

Victor Cruz’s 99-Yard Touchdown Vs. New York Jets Voted “Best Play at MetLife Stadium”
March 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In 2011, Christmas came early for New York Giants fans thanks in large part to wide receiver Victor Cruz. After a week of relentless trash talk coming from Rex Ryan and the New York Jets, Big Blue went into their Week 16 game with more than a little bit to...

Spencer Paysinger Will Visit New York Jets; Unlikely to Return to New York Giants
March 23rd, 2015 at 4:55 PM
With the New York Giants likely finished with linebacker Spencer Paysinger, the New York Jets are going to hold a visit with the 26-year-old free agent. ***PHOTO2*** The meeting is scheduled to take place sometime on Tuesday with the Jets interested in adding to their linebacker corps. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have already made moves...

New York Jets Sign Former New York Giants OL James Brewer
March 19th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
The New York Jets announced on Thursday that they had signed offensive lineman James Brewer, who spent the first four years of his NFL career with the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Brewer, a fourth-round pick of the Giants in 2011, appeared in 26 games (eight starts) for the team at multiple positions....

New York Giants’ Kenrick Ellis: I’m Ready to Help Big Blue “Get Back to Their Glory”
March 19th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants signed former New York Jets defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis to a one-year deal worth $1.65 Million on Wednesday, and the scouting report on Ellis is simple: he's a run-stopper, who takes pride in that aspect of his game. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants finished 30th in the NFL in rushing...

New York Giants Sign DT Kenrick Ellis to One-Year Deal
March 18th, 2015 at 1:20 PM
The New York Giants have signed defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) to a one-year deal, the team has announced. ***PHOTO1*** It was reported yesterday that the Giants were meeting with Ellis to possibly discuss a deal, so this move isn't too much of a surprise. The deal could net Ellis...

New York Giants Meeting with DT Kenrick Ellis Today
March 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants are generally very secretive about their free agent meetings, but on Tuesday one slipped through the cracks. Brian Coz of the New York Post reports Big Blue is visiting with defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (New York Jets) this afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Ellis, a third-round pick of the Jets in...

New York Giants Have Shown “Significant Interest” in RB Shane Vereen
March 10th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants have made it no secret that they'll be looking for a veteran change-of-pace back this offseason, with their early interests centering around Roy Helu (Washington Redskins) and Antone Smith (Atlanta Falcons). And while those two options may still be on the table, a report surfaced on...

Devin McCourty Open to New York Homecoming; New York Giants Will “Check in” on Him
March 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
With the exception of Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh -- a player whom the New York Giants are also reportedly interested in -- the premiere free agent about to hit the open market is New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty. And, as fate would have it, not only are...

Adam Schefter Believes New York Giants Will Make a Run at Ndamukong Suh
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The Detroit Lions opted not to place the franchise tag on defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on Monday, meaning the talented (and troubled) veteran will officially become an unrestricted free agent on March 10th. And his character issues aside, Suh is expected to have a large number of potential suitors and...

New York Giants Tied for 20th Most Difficult Schedule in 2015
February 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have been hit with some rather difficult schedules in recent years, but following a 6-10 finish in 2014, that is now poised to change. And with home/away opponents having already been determined for the 2015 regular season, strength of schedule has officially been calculated for next...

Multiple NFL Owners, Chairmen Release Statements on Passing of Ann Mara
February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The NFL world received shocking and saddening news on Sunday when the New York Giants announced that their matriarch, Ann Mara, the widow of Hall of Famer Wellington Mara, had passed away at age 85. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after learning of the news, several NFL owners, chairmen and CEO's released statements on her...

After Missing Out on Job with New York Giants, Pepper Johnson Hired by New York Jets
January 25th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Pepper Johnson was really hoping for a reunion between he and the New York Giants when he interviewed for the defensive coordinator position almost two weeks ago, but lost out to Steve Spagnuolo for the job. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson was crushed that he wasn't able to get Tom Coughlin to hire him to...

Rex Ryan Has No Interest in Becoming New York Giants’ Defensive Coordinator: Report
January 8th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Ever since he was fired as the head coach of the New York Jets on Black Monday, fans and even some media members have toyed with the idea of Rex Ryan becoming the defensive coordinator for the New York Giants; a job that just opened up on Wednesday with the...

New York Giants’ 2015 Home and Away Opponents Officially Set
December 29th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
With the 2014 NFL regular season now over, home and away opponents for the 2015 regular season have been officially set. And while the schedule itself will not be released for quite some time, we can take an early look at who Big Blue will face next season. ***PHOTO1*** 2015 Home Opponents: Dallas...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz on Schedule with Rehab; Expects to Return to 100%
December 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the first time in what feels like an eternity, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz met with the media on Wednesday to discuss his rehab, his health and his expectations for 2015. And while he was reluctant to offer any guarantees for the 2015 season, Cruz did say...