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Walter Thurmond Thinks Giants Secondary Can Be Better than Seattle Seahawks’ ‘Legion of Boom’
April 22nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The Seattle Seahawks defense was a big reason for why they were able to win Super Bowl XLVIII this past February and perhaps the biggest part of that Seattle was their secondary, which now has the infamous nickname, "The Legion of Boom." ***VIDEO1*** Guys like Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Byron Maxwell, Kam...

New York Giants Unsure on Picking up Prince Amukamara’s Option for 2015 Season: Report
April 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
During the first part of the offseason, the New York Giants made it very clear that they were going to address their secondary, which they clearly did. ***VIDEO1*** Aside from re-signing Stevie Brown to a one-year deal and losing Corey Webster, Aaron Ross and Terrell Thomas to free agency, the Giants lured...

New York Giants Closing in on Deal with Chicago Bears CB Zack Bowman: Report
March 21st, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The New York Giants have already addressed their depleted secondary from a season ago by signing players like Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond. They're about to add another name to the mix of their bolstered secondary. Jeff Dickerson of ESPN Chicago has reported that the Giants are closing on a deal...

New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas Met with Carolina Panthers on Tuesday
March 19th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
There was a growing feeling that Terrell Thomas wouldn't be back with the New York Giants when he made his first free agent visit with the Oakland Raiders last week before even receiving an offer from his old team. When the team proceeded to sign Walter Thurmond of the Seattle Seahawks...

New York Giants OL Kevin Boothe Visiting Oakland Raiders on Monday
March 17th, 2014 at 10:29 AM
The Oakland Raiders will continue their attempted purging of New York Giants' free agents on Monday as they're schedule to meet with offensive lineman Kevin Boothe. Previously, the team has also met with running back Andre Brown, cornerback Terrell Thomas and defensive end Justin Tuck, whom they subsequently signed to...

Terrell Thomas Has Yet to Receive Contract Offer from New York Giants
March 15th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
While the New York Giants continue to go on their hunt for secondary help and will have Denver Broncos cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie in for a visit following his meet up with the New York Jets, but one of their own defensive backs is still available and has yet to be...

Oakland Raiders Sign Justin Tuck to Two-Year, $11 Million Deal
March 13th, 2014 at 3:04 PM
The New York Giants have lost defensive captain Justin Tuck. The long-time member of Big Blue has agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Raiders. ***PHOTO1*** "What a strange free agency. Just when you think you can't be surprised anymore, you see something that truly surprises you," Osi Umenyiora...

New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas, RB Andre Brown Also Visiting with Oakland Raiders
March 12th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
The Oakland Raiders are hosting a bunch of the New York Giants players on Wednesday; as they have running back Andre Brown and defensive end Justin Tuck in for a visit. The Raiders have now added a third name to their interest of Giants free agents, as Adam Schefter of ESPN...

New York Giants Meet with CB Tracy Porter; Reportedly Release Linebacker Marcus Dowtin
March 12th, 2014 at 6:58 AM
With the New York Giants missing out on several options to upgrade their secondary on the very first day of free agency, they are exploring other options on the second day of free agency. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network has reported that the Giants had in veteran cornerback Tracy Porter...

New York Giants Interested in Baltimore Ravens CB Corey Graham
March 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After being priced out of the market for Tennessee Titans cornerback Alterraun Verner, the New York Giants are turning their attentions elsewhere on the market to add players to the position. Jordan Raanan of the Newark-Star Ledger reported on Monday that the Giants are now turning their attentions to Baltimore Ravens...

New York Market Would Be “Most Receptive” to Missouri DE Michael Sam: Study
March 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When Missouri defensive end Michael Sam came out and openly acknowledged he was gay, much of the reaction was warm and welcoming. Even New York Giants co-owner John Mara praised the 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year, saying his announcement would not impact his position on their draft board....

New York Giants’ Stevie Brown Feels Great from ACL Surgery; Ready to Prepare for 2014 Season
March 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After a breakout season in 2012 where he had a team-leading eight interceptions and took over as a starter on defense, Stevie Brown's 2013 season ended before it could get going when he tore his ACL during the team's preseason game against the New York Jets and landed on season-ending...

New York Giants a “Perfect Fit” for Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert?
February 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As we head toward free agency and, ultimately, the NFL Draft, the New York Giants have a near overwhelming amount of needs. Chief among them is a repair along the offensive line, a quality running back, a replacement for wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, a middle linebacker and, of course, cornerback....

New York Giants’ Corey Webster, Aaron Ross Won’t Retire; Will Look to Play in 2014
February 26th, 2014 at 3:55 PM
The New York Giants' secondary was already guaranteed to have a massive makeover from a year ago when the team voided the contract of long-time veteran Corey Webster, thus making him a free agent. There was some speculation on Webster retiring this offseason after dealing with a heavily-injured 2013 campaign in...

Giants’ Jerry Reese Couldn’t Care Less About Michael Sam’s Sexual Orientation: ‘Let’s Talk Football’
February 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As expected, when New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese took the podium for his NFL Combine press conference on Saturday, he was riddled with questions about Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam and his sexual orientation. However, Reese was far less interested in talking about Sam's sexual orientation than he...

New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara Discusses Calvin Johnson, Eli Manning, Influences in NFL
February 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The secondary of the New York Giants may be in for a bit of a make-shift in 2014, as Corey Webster had his contract voided and will not return to the team and Aaron Ross, Terrell Thomas and Stevie Brown are all free agents and their whereabouts for next season...

New York Giants, Terrell Thomas Have not Negotiated New Deal; CB Expects to Become Free Agent
February 14th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The New York Giants have been exceptionally loyal to cornerback Terrell Thomas, sticking with him through two ACL tears and a microfracture surgery. That loyalty paid off in 2013, as Thomas made his return to the field, playing in all 16 games, and really turned things on towards the end...

Victor Cruz Feels Michael Sam Would Be Welcomed in New York Giants’ Locker-Room
February 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Only a day after his teammate, Terrell Thomas, said Michael Sam would be a distraction to an NFL franchise and that living an openly gay lifestyle is a sin, wide receiver Victor Cruz said the Missouri defensive lineman would absolutely be accepted by the New York Giants locker-room. ***PHOTO1*** “I think they...

New York Giants’ Terrell Thomas on Michael Sam: It’s a Sin and I Don’t Believe in It
February 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Only a few short days after owners of the New York Giants came out in support of Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam for living an openly gay lifestyle, cornerback Terrell Thomas offered an opposing view. While speaking with the New York Post, the soon-to-be unrestricted free agent said Sam's presence in...

New York Giants’ Will Hill, Marcus Harris Working Hard During Their “Off Time”
February 9th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
2013 was an up and down year for New York Giants safety Will Hill. It was began by serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, which he eventually admitted was the result of smoking marijuana, and then ended by being arrested for overdue child support. However, it...