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Former New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress Rips Cris Carter Over “Fall Guy” Comments
August 26th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
After a video surfaced of former Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter telling rookies at the 2014 NFL Rookie Symposium to "have a fall guy" in case they ever find themselves in trouble or break the law, the Pro Football Hall of Famer has now been sent out on apology...

Ex-Giants WR Plaxico Burress Rips “Liar” Nick Saban Over Comments at SEC Media Day
July 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Nick Saban is a rich, rich man. He's a very successfully rich man, but that's come as a product of his willingness to essentially take the money and run. Yet when it comes to his own players, Saban suddenly takes issue with that. And although he tried to claim it...

Ex-Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs “Legitimately Hurt Me”
June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Washington Redskins cornerback Fred Smoot has never been one to lack the right (or wrong) words. He's an all-time trash talker and at the peak of his career, was one heck of a player. He was also a poor decision maker, as evident by his involvement in the "Love...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Gave Landon Collins No. 21 Out of Respect for Sean Taylor
June 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jersey numbers can -- and often do -- come at quite a price for some NFL players. Those prices can become even more expensive when it's a rookie looking to bribe a specific number away from a veteran. But in the case of New York Giants safety Landon Collins, he...

Ex-New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress Avoids Prison Time in Tax Evasion Case
May 30th, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Almost four years to the day of his release from Oneida Correctional Facility in Rome, New York following an accidental shooting in which he suffered the only injury, retired New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress found out he would not be going back after being indicted on charges that...

Ex-New York Giants RB Danny Ware Busted for DUI in Georgia
May 7th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The good news? Former New York Giants running back and two-time Super Bowl champion, Danny Ware, had recently returned to the University of Georgia to finishing remaining requirements for his degree in housing. The bad news? He celebrated his accomplishment a tad too much. ***PHOTO1*** The Athens Banner-Herald reports that Ware was...

Former New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress Indicted for Failure to Pay New Jersey Taxes: Report
April 30th, 2015 at 12:22 PM
Former New York Giants star receiver Plaxico Burress is in trouble with the law after being indicted on charges that he failed to pay New Jersey taxes. ***PHOTO1*** James McEvoy of NJ.com reports that Burress allegedly owes $47,903 in state income taxes, for which he is being charged with one count of...

Spike Lee’s “The Greatest Catch Ever” Chronicling David Tyree: Watch Full Short Film
April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Over the weekend, we shared news that Spike Lee had created a documentary/short film entitled "The Greatest Catch Ever," which chronicled David Tyree's helmet catch in a Super Bowl XLII victory over the New England Patriots. It included interviews and insight from several current and former members of the New...

New York Giants Sold Dwayne Harris with Promises of Offensive Playing Time
April 25th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Prior to signing with the New York Giants, wide receiver/return man Dwayne Harris has several offers on the table from a multitude of different teams. Some of the offers were even in the same ballpark as the five-year, $17.5 million contract he would eventually sign with the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** So what was...

‘The Greatest Catch Ever Made’: Spike Lee Short Film Chronicles David Tyree’s Helmet Catch
April 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It’s hard to believe that it's been over seven years since David Tyree, who is now the Director of Player Development for the New York Giants, hauled down one of the most remarkable catches of all-time in the most crucial of moments. It was a catch that helped propel Big...