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New York Giants of Past and Present React to Retirement of DE Osi Umenyiora
August 26th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
After 12 NFL seasons and two Super Bowl championships, defensive end Osi Umenyiora signed a one-day contract with the New York Giants and officially retired from professional football on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** We can rehash what you already know about Umenyiora, but rather than do that, we'll simply let the words of his...

Osi Umenyiora Officially Retires as a Member of New York Giants Despite Interest from Jets
August 26th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
Defensive end Osi Umenyiora has made it official -- his playing days in the National Football League are now over and he's onto his second career as a member of NFL International, where he'll travel to London as part of the NFL's ongoing attempt to expand their brand globally. ***PHOTO1*** But that's...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Calls Geno Smith Incident “Unfortunate” and “Silly”
August 12th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
By now most have heard about Geno Smith and his broken jaw at the hands of his own New York Jets teammate during a locker room confrontation where he was apparently “sucker punched.” ***PHOTO1*** While many Giants fans find the pain of their in-town rivals to be amusing, one individual that is...

New York Giants’ Steve Tisch on Geno Smith: “Well, It Takes JPP Out of the Headlines”
August 11th, 2015 at 6:20 PM
Even with Rex Ryan now calling Buffalo home, the New York Jets found themselves dominating NFL headlines for all the wrong reasons on Tuesday afternoon. In what's an unprecedented locker-room event, quarterback Geno Smith suffered a broken jaw after being sucker-punched by reserve linebacker IK Enemkpali. Smith is expected to miss...

New York Giants Co-Owner Steve Tisch: “Fans Deserve” a Playoff Team in 2015
August 10th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants co-owner John Mara made it abundantly clear that 2015 will be considered a "win-or-else" season for General Manager Jerry Reese, head coach Tom Coughlin & Co. And after two consecutive losing seasons, three years without a playoff birth and several years leading the league in injuries, that's...

Current, Former New York Giants Players React to Death of Frank Gifford
August 10th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The football world received awful news on Sunday when the family of legendary New York Giants player and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Frank Gifford, announced that he had passed away due to natural causes at the age of 84. ***PHOTO1*** Giants ownership immediately put out statements expressing their sorrow for the...

Phil Simms: Jason Pierre-Paul Should Have Trusted New York Giants Following Fireworks Accident
July 24th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Jason Pierre-Paul's first mistake was renting a UHaul van, filling it with (illegal?) fireworks and then lighting them while still in his hands. But the mistakes didn't stop there, says Phil Simms. Rather, Pierre-Paul continued making poor decisions by refusing to meet with the New York Giants and lacking trust...

New York Giants Finally Acknowledge Jason Pierre-Paul Situation; Steve Tisch Offers Best Wishes
July 23rd, 2015 at 3:32 PM
The New York Giants have not said a peep about defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul or a July 4th fireworks accident that left him severely injured and ultimately led to the ray resection of his right index finger. That was until Thursday, when co-owner Steve Tisch finally acknowledged the situation and...

New York Giants are 12th-Most Valuable Sports Franchise in the World, 4th in the NFL
July 17th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have not made the playoffs since their Super Bowl XLVI run of 2011, they haven't had a winning season over the same span and are now coming off of two of the most injury-riddles seasons in NFL history and a combined two-year record of 13-19. ***PHOTO1*** Despite all...

Giants’ Steve Tisch to Michael Sam: If Dream is Alive, Keep Pursuing a Football Career
April 6th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player, currently finds himself without a team. And despite putting on what he felt was a strong display at the NFL Veteran Combine, team's from around the league have not expressed any additional interest in his services. However, at least in the case...