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New York Jets’ Calvin Pryor on His ‘We Hate the Giants’ Comments: “I Don’t Take None of It Back”
June 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Back in early June, New York Jets rookie safety Calvin Pryor went on National television and did what the Jets do -- he took unprovoked aim at the New England Patriots and New York Giants, saying the first thing he was taught by head coach Rex Ryan upon his arrival...

New York Jets Show Inferiority Complex Again as Calvin Pryor States: We Hate the New York Giants
June 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
It's absolutely no secret that the New York Jets do not like the New York Giants and vica versa. But while the Giants typically focus on their NFC East rivals, the Jets often put Big Blue in their crosshairs -- even when the situation doesn't call for it. ***VIDEO1*** Such was the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Defends New York Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan
May 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's a rarity that New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin and New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan are lumped together -- after all, the two could not possibly have more drastic differences in personality. However, like many of us, family always comes first for the New York head...

Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan “Pissed” That Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Signed with Giants
March 18th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Leading up to Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie's decision to sign with the New York Giants, the New York Jets were said to be in hot pursuit -- even offering him a last second deal in hopes of luring him away from Big Blue -- but to no avail. Now, as expected,...

Sports Media 101 NY/NJ Super Bowl Score Contest
February 2nd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
***PHOTO1***Just because the New York Giant and New York Jets aren't playing at MetLife Stadium today, doesn't mean New York and New Jersey football fans should be left out of the fun. So, Sports Media 101 spent the last week asking a variety of New York Jets and New York...

Tom Coughlin Has Something to Prove in 2014; Drops Hint for Return with New York Giants
December 27th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The Monday following Week 17 of the NFL regular season is known around the league as "Black Monday," for as that is when most owners and general manager make their decisions on head coaches in the league and give them their pink slips. Last year, seven coaches were shown the...

Annual Talk of New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Getting Canned is Cheap
August 24th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Sure, every January is littered with NFL head coaching change headlines, but can we please stop with the annual Tom Coughlin query? It is not going to go down like that. Write that down. ***PHOTO1*** There have been petitions. The hot seat debates are initiated. Speculation about firing the current New York...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese Plans to Install a Super Bowl XLVIII Countdown Clock in Locker-Room
July 30th, 2013 at 1:30 PM
Last week, New York Giants general manager Jerry Reese put the entire team on notice for the 2013 season, saying once playoff appearence in the last four seasons was unacceptable to him. It also came from failing to make the postseason after the team won Super Bowl XLVI just a...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford Talks Mike Westhoff & His Love of Big Blue: “I’d Play for Free”
June 19th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford has never made it a secret about his personal disdain for playing under New York Jets special teams coordinator Mike Westhoff when he was a member of the team back in 2009-2010. And despite his efforts to maintain a positive public relationship, Westhoff has...

New York Jets Preparing to Make a Run at Former New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw?
March 21st, 2013 at 7:45 AM
Once upon a time, Ahmad Bradshaw named the New York Jets as a team he would like to play for in 2013. At the time, the feeling wasn't mutual and the Jets shut the idea down almost immediately. But times and needs change, and the Jets have now put their...

Osi Umenyiora Says Rex Ryan and New York Jets “Might Be a Good Fit” for Him
February 1st, 2013 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants' Osi Umenyiora will soon be a free agent, though he has stated his preference is to remain with the Giants. However, his agent will be calling around the league gauging other teams' interest, and one of those calls will likely be to the New York Jets....

Bart Scott Claims Media Treats New York Giants Better than New York Jets
January 17th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
The New York Jets were a circus in 2012; a downright fiasco. From the issues with backup quarterback Tim Tebow to the recent hilarity of Rex Ryan's revealing tattoo, Gang Green has returned to the laughing stock it once was. However, accepting responsibility is rarely a part of their makeup,...

New York Giants Director of College Scouting, Marc Ross, Withdraws Name from Jets GM Search
January 16th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
A few short weeks ago, there had been some wild and unfounded speculation that New York Giants Director of College Scouting, Marc Ross, had turned down the New York Jets for their vacant General Manager position. That turned out to be incorrect and he interviewed for the position early last...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Says Pain of Missing Playoffs is “Indescribable”
January 4th, 2013 at 10:20 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin may not put the pads on every Sunday and run out there with his players ready to take on the opposing team, but there's no denying he has a warriors mentality. That's why it should come as no surprise that he's a lost...

Trash Talking Isn’t Just for Fans Anymore; NFL Players Now Engaging Publicly
August 18th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
Merriam Webster essentially defines trash talk as: disparaging, taunting, or boastful comments especially between opponents trying to intimidate each other. Even when the regular NFL season is over, the fans don’t stop their brand of extracurricular activity with one another. There are outlets for such banter all over the World...

Former New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs: Jets Can Never One-Up the Giants
August 17th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
With the preseason battle for New York coming up this Saturday, leave it to running back Brandon Jacobs -despite no longer being involved- to stir up some controversy. Always a Giant at heat, Jacobs still has some bitter feelings towards Rex Ryan and the New York Jets. In an interview...

New York Giants are Sick of Talking About the New York Jets
August 14th, 2012 at 8:33 AM
Contrary to popular belief, the New York Jets did, in fact, win a trophy in 2011. No, it was not the Lombardi Trophy, nor was it the Lamar Hunt Trophy, but they did receive the Snoopy Trophy for their 17-3 victory over the New York Giants in Week three of...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: This Saturday is About Us, not Tim Tebow
August 12th, 2012 at 1:23 PM
This Saturday, the New York Giants will take on the New York Jets in week two of the preseason, and already Tim Tebow has dominated the chatter. Then again, is anyone really surprised? The Gang Green backup quarterback has been the center of attention since being traded from the Denver...

Giants’ Osi Umenyiora Says RG3 Nickname is a No-Go and That Rex Ryan Has Learned His Lesson
July 25th, 2012 at 4:02 PM
In today's NFL, nicknames are often given rather than earned. For some veterans, like New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora, they feel that having a cognomen bestowed upon someone is an honor that must come through hard work and on-field success. It's for that reason that Umenyiora has heard...

New York Giants’ Osi Umenyiora: New York Jets are More Interested in Headlines than Winning
June 6th, 2012 at 6:46 AM
Late last week, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said he wished his team was more like the New York Giants. On Tuesday night, defensive end Osi Umenyiora reminded him and the rest of the Gang Green fanbase that in order to be like Big Blue, you have to...