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Roster Moves: Giants Sign WR Andrew Turzilli, LB Chris Casher
August 14th, 2017 at 12:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants announced a pair of roster moves Monday morning, with the signing of wide receiver Andrew Turzilli and linebacker Chris Casher. Turzilli is a 6'4", 197 pound receiver out of Rutgers who signed with the Tennessee Titans...

How The 2017 Football Outsiders Almanac Views The Giants
August 8th, 2017 at 10:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Last week, Football Outsiders released its annual Almanac. The 2017 Football Outsiders Almanac is choc-full of stats, projections, and other useful information for every team in the league. But of course here we care about what it says about...

NFL To Introduce New Football Helmets
July 23rd, 2017 at 12:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL is experimenting with a new helmet product this summer. The new helmet, called the VICIS Zero 1, has but one goal in mind: to diminish more of the force when contact is made which should reduce concussions. NFL teams and their players are...

Giants News, 7/18: Dave Gettleman, Kirk Cousins Reactions, More
July 18th, 2017 at 9:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** Dave GettlemanBrian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants made absolutely zero news on Monday. Still, it turned out to be an incredibly interesting day for Giants fans. The Carolina Panthers firing GM Dave Gettleman, a long-time Giants personnel executive, and the vitriolic reactionthat...

Summer School: Rhett Ellison, Evan Engram, And The Two-Tight End Offense
July 14th, 2017 at 9:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** William Hauser-USA TODAY Sports It shouldn't be news to anyone who watches the New York Giants that their offense was stagnant and predictable in 2016. They need to improve, and improve a lot, in 2017 if they want to make a run in the...

Giants News, 7/12: DeBartolo — George Young Should Be In Hall of Fame
July 12th, 2017 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports Every time voting for the Pro Football Hall of Fame comes around yours truly expresses the belief that former New York Giants General Manager George Young has been overlooked for that honor. Former San Francisco 49ers owner...

Giants 90-Man Roster: Aldrick Rosas As Placekicker? Yes, It Could Happen
July 9th, 2017 at 9:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images Would the New York Giants really trust their 2017 placekicking job to a kid from the NAIA who has never kicked in an NFL regular season game? That remains to be seen, but right now 22-year-old Aldrick Rosas looks...

Giants Schedule Preview: Not The Same Old San Francisco 49ers
July 5th, 2017 at 12:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** San Francisco GM John Lynch.Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports The second half of the New York Giants' 2017 NFL season will begin with a trip west to face the massively re-structured San Francisco 49ers, a team that will be barely recognizable from the group that...

Giants Dominate Brandt’s List Of Best Linebackers
July 2nd, 2017 at 12:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images Tom Landry as head coach, Tex Schramm as general manager and Gil Brandt slotted as the Dallas Cowboys' Vice President of player personnel. That combination vaulted the Cowboys into stardom from 1960 to 1988 and terrorized Giants rosters for...

Giants No. 4 In 2017 NFL Brand Rankings
June 22nd, 2017 at 2:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Each year at the beginning of the summer, the "NFL Fan Base and Brand Rankings" are released. Teams are ranked by specific criteria and then slotted from best to worst. Michael Lewis of the Goizueta Business School at Emory University is the...