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New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on 2015 Schedule: “We Will Face a Challenge Every Week”
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
On Monday night, the NFL released the 2015 regular season schedule for all 32 teams and to say the New York Giants have it rough would be a bit of an understatement. Sure, from a strength of schedule standpoint, it could be far worse as Big Blue faces only the...

Hakeem Nicks Admits He Handled Injuries, Contract Situation Poorly While with New York Giants
April 10th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is currently at a crossroads in his career. After another year of underachieving as a member of the Indianapolis Colts, the former 1,000-yard wideout finds himself without a job and only a precious few prospects. It's a brutal reality check for a...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Ex-Giant Hakeem Nicks Visits San Francisco 49ers
March 31st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! The relative quiet surrounding Big Blue has been deafening in recent weeks and shows no real signs of slowing down. Still four weeks away from the 2015 NFL Draft, there's little left for the team to do other than adding a free agent here...

Super Bowl XLII, 1990 NFC Championship Eliminated from “Greatest Game of All-Time” Bracket
March 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Is there a world in which Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and New England Patriots is not the greatest game ever played? Where the heroics of David Tyree and the game-winning touchdown catch by Plaxico Burress aren't given the spotlight they deserve? And a world in which...

Retired New York Giants TE Kevin Boss Fears Long-Term Impact from Concussions
March 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Then-Kansas City Chiefs tight end Kevin Boss hauled in a pass and promptly landed on his rear-end, but that's all he remembers. He lay on the field unconscious after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Buffalo Bills safety Da'Norris Searcy only to wake up an hour later in a Buffalo-area hospital....

Retired New York Giants LB Harry Carson Supports Chris Borland’s Decision to Retire
March 19th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Earlier this week, after giving it substantial thought, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland shocked the NFL world by announcing his retirement after only a single season. ***PHOTO1*** The 24-year-old Borland became the fourth player to retire on the sunny side of 30 in recent weeks, joining 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis, Tennessee...

Potential New York Giants Free Agent Target: Guard, Mike Iupati
February 6th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
With more than one month until the start of free agency in the NFL, the New York Giants have already gone on record saying that they are emphasizing their need to upgrade the offensive line for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** While the team will potentially look to the NFL Draft to make...

New York Giants’ Matriarch, Ann Mara, Passes Away at Age 85
February 1st, 2015 at 9:05 AM
More than a week after being hospitalized following a fall in which she struck her head, Ann Mara, the elderly matriarch of the New York Giants and widow of Wellington Mara, has passed away as a result of her injuries. She was 85. ***PHOTO1*** “I am sad to say that our mother...

Phil Simms’ Super Bowl XXI Performance Ranked as One of the Greatest Ever
February 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Although the New York Giants had one of the best defenses in the game, much of the talk leading up to Super Bowl XXI was still about the Denver Broncos and quarterback John Elway. After all, Elway had already established himself as an elite quarterback at the time and despite...

Washington Redskins Interested in Perry Fewell as Possible Defensive Backs Coach: Report
January 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
On Saturday, former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell interviewed with the San Francisco 49ers and their new head coach, Jim Tomsula, for their defensive backs job. The 49ers apparently aren't the only team interested in Fewell as well. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington Redskins, who last year around this time interviewed Fewell...

Perry Fewell Expected to Interview for San Francisco 49ers’ Defensive Backs Coaching Vacancy
January 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
After the conclusion of the 2014 season, the New York Giants parted ways with defensive coordinator Perry Fewell after five seasons at the job and a disappointing final season that saw the Giants lose seven straight and finish 6-10. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants hired former defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo to his old job...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

Bill Cowher, Jim Harbaugh Listed as Possible Giants Coaching Candidates If Tom Coughlin is Gone
December 1st, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The speculation on Tom Coughlin's job security heading into Sunday was already at an all-time high, especially since the Detroit Lions ended any chance for the Giants to make the postseason with a win on Thanksgiving. ***PHOTO1*** Now, that speculation is rampant on Monday with the outcome of the Giants collapse in...

New York Giants Waive OL Charles Brown; Sign LB Justin Anderson from Practice Squad
November 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second consecutive week, the New York Giants have signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad to their 53-man roster. And in an effort to make room for him, the team has also announced that they have waived veteran offensive lineman Charles Brown. ***PHOTO1*** Brown, who initially signed as a...

Kevin Gilbride Expects Tom Coughlin to Turn New York Giants Around Over Final Six Games
November 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The obvious questions have been raised over the last several weeks pertaining to what the New York Giants are going to do after this season. And now the questions have been raised about the job security of head coach Tom Coughlin. ***PHOTO1*** After 11 seasons (2004 to present), is now the time...

Boomer Esiason on Giants’ Eli Manning: He Should Have Been Benched in Loss Vs. 49ers
November 21st, 2014 at 2:55 PM
For as long as anyone can remember, former NFL quarterback and current analyst Boomer Esiason has always had a bug up his rear-end when it comes to the New York Giants and Eli Manning. ***PHOTO1*** Maybe it's because Boomer is a Long Island guy who grew up a New York Jets fan,...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo Refuses to Apologize for Red Zone Play Calling
November 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. went up and made a circus grab inside five-yard line this past Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers, it put the New York Giants in prime position to plunge into the endzone, take the lead and potentially save what few hopes they had left...

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’ Antrel Rolle: We Can “Absolutely” Win Out the Rest of the Year
November 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It's been well over a month since the New York Giants won an actual football game, although for fans, it seems like a lot longer than that. ***PHOTO1*** That's what a five-game losing streak will do to a fan base that is watching a team that had not had a losing season...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Activated from Short-Term IR, Expected to Play Vs. Cowboys
November 17th, 2014 at 3:15 PM
Geoff Schwartz has yet to play in a single game for the New York Giants this season as a result of dislocating his toe back in the preseason. His three-month absence is about to end this week. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants announced on Monday that their starting left guard will be activated from...