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New York Giants, NFL Unveil Official 2015 NFL Draft Hat: Photo
March 25th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Sports fans love their apparel and that is not lost on the NFL or the New York Giants. As such, the league unveiled the official 2015 NFL Draft hats that will be handed out to draftees as they come onto the stage this past Tuesday. And for Big Blue, their...

Prince Amukamara on Contract Extension: I’d Be Lying If I Said It Wasn’t on My Mind
March 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Going into the offseason, it was widely anticipated that the New York Giants would make several contractual adjustments in an effort to clear up some additional salary cap space. And while we've seen that with the likes of Jon Beason and Geoff Schwartz, two big names entering the final year...

New York Giants Have $8,208,764 in Remaining Salary Cap Space
March 16th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Although it may feel like the New York Giants have been relatively quiet since the start of free agency last week, that's not actually been the case. With a total of five new additions and an additional five re-signings, Big Blue actually ranks near the top of the league in...

New York Giants, Prince Amukamara Have not Yet Discussed Contract Extension: Report
March 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In May of last year, the New York Giants decided they would pick up the fifth-year option on cornerback Prince Amukamara, which set his 2015 salary at $6.898 million -- a very fair price for top-end cornerback. ***PHOTO1*** At the time, it was believed the Giants would then negotiate a long-term deal...

Potential New York Giants NFL Draft Target: CB Trae Waynes, Michigan State
March 6th, 2015 at 6:55 AM
In 2014, injuries hit the New York Giants secondary hard with Walter Thurmond III and Prince Amukamara landing on Injured Reserve (IR) and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie playing the entire year banged up. Thurmond is a pending free agent, and based on reports it does not look like he is likely to...

Prince Amukamara Would Welcome Ndamukong Suh to New York Giants
March 5th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Just hours before the franchise/transition tag deadline on Monday, the Detroit Lions announced that they would not designate defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh as their franchise player and he would become an unrestricted free agent. ***PHOTO1*** Meanwhile, as anticipated, the New York Giants decided to use their franchise tag on defensive end Jason...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara Storms Court at ASU Basketball Game: Video
February 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara may have gone to Nebraska, but his two sisters, Peace and Promise, each go to Arizona State University and play on the women's basketball team. It's for that reason Amukamara had a rooting interest in Saturday's game between ASU and No. 6 Arizona. It's...

Giants’ Prince Amukamara Takes Playful Jab at Seattle Seahawks After Super Bowl XLIX Loss
February 5th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Talk about throwing salt on an open wound for the Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl XLIX defeat. It doesn't help that not only did the team call perhaps the worst play-call in NFL history, but teams are having fun at their expense. ***PHOTO1*** New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara, normally known for being...

New York Giants Have Made No Progress with Free Agents, Restructures: Report
February 4th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
The New York Giants have about two weeks before critical decisions -- like whether or not to place the franchise tag on Jason Pierre-Paul -- will need to be made. Shortly after that, free agency will begin and a large number of their players will be free to sign elsewhere....

It’s a New York Giants Baby Boom: Prince Amukamara, Antrel Rolle Also Expecting Blessings
January 31st, 2015 at 3:00 PM
For the New York Giants, baby fever is apparently in the air with several players either having children come into the world or announcing they have one on the way. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Giants quarterback Eli Manning and his wife Abby, welcomed their third daughter into the world, Caroline Olivia Manning; the...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara on Next Season: “No Worries, I’ll Be Set to Go”
January 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara may have missed the final eight games of the 2014 regular season due to a torn biceps muscle, but he says there's no reason to worry about his status for 2015. In fact, Amukamara says he's healing well and should be fully cleared come...

New York Giants Players React to Hiring of Steve Spagnuolo as Defensive Coordinator
January 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
On Thursday, the New York Giants made it official. Steve Spagnuolo would return to East Rutherford after six years away, having been re-hired as the team's defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after the hiring was made official, several Giants players -- including some of those who were with the Baltimore Ravens during his...

New York Giants Fire Secondary/Cornerbacks Coach Peter Giunta
January 7th, 2015 at 11:30 AM
In addition to parting ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell, the New York Giants made another shift defensively on Wednesday, firing long-time secondary/cornerbacks coach Peter Giunta. ***PHOTO1*** “No one person is responsible for what happened in this year,” head coach Tom Coughlin said. “That has to be loud and clear. If there...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: What to Do with Prince Amukamara?
January 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! We're halfway to the weekend and another round of playoff football that does not include our beloved Big Blue. But fear not -- there's still plenty of Giants material to cover and evaluate as we slowly limp towards both free agency and the NFL...

New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Larry Donnell is Motivated to Improve
January 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Monday, New York Giants fans! Or, perhaps, not so happy of a Monday after the Dallas Cowboys won their wildcard playoff game against the Detroit Lions in the most controversial of fashion. But we'll get into that later today. In the mean time, some Big Blue reading... ***PHOTO1*** Today we look...

Walter Thurmond III Eyeing Return to New York Giants in 2015: “I Want to Be Here”
December 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
At first, he was brought in to help supply blanket coverage in the New York Giants secondary as a nickel back. But after suffering a season-ending injury in Week 2 -- tearing a pectoral muscle -- Walter Thurmond’s secondary presence with the Giants was short-lived at best and it appeared...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. on Zach Mettenberger: “He’s as Tough as They Come”
December 7th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
As the New York Giants and Tennessee Titans square off on Sunday, two rookies from LSU will be taking the field for their respective teams. Both former Tigers are looking forward to playing against each other, although they will not be on the field at the same time. But, at...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell: Our Defense Really Misses Jon Beason Out There
November 29th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
For the second year in a row, the New York Giants have been hit hard with injuries; especially their defense. ***PHOTO1*** Prince Amukamara, Walter Thurmond and Trumaine McBride are all out for the season with injuries and both Jacquian Williams and Cullen Jenkins are dealing with injuries that will keep them out...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Ready for Chance to Defend Cowboys’ Dez Bryant
November 19th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
It's been a rough first season for Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie with the New York Giants, especially because he's been hampered with an IT band injury; one that causes pain to the knee, ankle and leg. ***PHOTO1*** It's caused him to leave games early because the pain has been too much to deal with;...

New York Giants Vs. San Francisco 49ers: Week 11 Preview
November 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Sunday at MetLife Stadium, the New York Giants (3-6) will look to get back on the winning track against the San Francisco 49ers (5-4), who had showered Big Blue with undeserving respect all week. On the other side of the coin however, the Giants showed little respect in return,...