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New York Giants Monday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Among Free Agency Winners
March 31st, 2014 at 6:33 AM
The free agency lull is now upon us and news around the NFL world has fallen relatively silent. While visits and moves are still taking place, they now occur at a snails pace and will continue to do so until the 2014 NFL Draft is May. As such, New York...

Ex-Giant Keith Hamilton Hammers Warren Sapp Over Comments on Michael Strahan
January 31st, 2014 at 9:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Chalk retired New York Giants defensive lineman Keith Hamilton up as another former player who believes Michael Strahan should already be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. While speaking with members of the media on Thursday, Hamilton expressed his surprise that Strahan was snubbed a year ago -- and...

Warren Sapp Doesn’t Think Michael Strahan is a Hall of Famer: All He Has is a ‘Mythical Sack Record’
January 28th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
If you put a microphone in front of the face of Warren Sapp, you can guarantee two things: He'll unjustly praise himself or inflate his unwarranted ego and he'll take a personal and unprovoked shot at retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan, with whom he's apparently obsessed. That Investigation...

Tiki Barber: Inconsistency Has Prevented New York Giants QB Eli Manning from Being Great
December 27th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Retired New York Giants running back Tiki Barber is no stranger to controversial comments on quarterback Eli Manning. In fact, some of his post-retirement statements about Easy E have stood the test of time, never to be forgotten or forgiven by the Big Blue faithful. However, with frustration boiling and...

Retirement or Otherwise, Brandon Jacobs Has Cemented a Tremendous New York Giants Legacy
December 14th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
There have always been a myriad of mixed feelings on New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs. They began back in 2005 when he was drafted in the 4th round by blue and haven’t changed for the 6’4”, 260-plus-pound back out of Southern Illinois. ***PHOTO1*** In his rookie year, Jacobs followed and...

Former New York Giants Players React to Embarrassing Display by Current Team
September 23rd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Rare is it that former or retired players will negatively address the team they once played for, but after a shameful 38-0 loss to the Carolina Panthers that dropped them to 0-3 on the season, many ex-New York Giants spoke up -- many in utter disbelief -- about the current...

Ahmad Bradshaw Reaches Out to New York Giants RB David Wilson; Advises Him on Fumbles
September 15th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Giants running back David Wilson spent a portion of his Tuesday speaking with retired running back Tiki Barber about his fumbling issues. But that wasn't the only advice Wilson would receive this week, as former Giant Ahmad Bradshaw, now with the Indianapolis Colts, also reached out to...

David Wilson Still Represents Best Running Back Option for New York Giants
September 14th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
By now we all know the New York Giants' run game got off to a miserable start last week against the Dallas Cowboys. Head coach Tom Coughlin has been badgered on David Wilson and the running back situation to the point where one can only imagine Coughlin at practice this...

Tiki Barber Works with New York Giants RB David Wilson in Effort to Cure Fumbling Issues
September 13th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Now and forever, fans of the New York Giants will debate the loyalty of Tiki Barber to the organization he spent his entire career playing for. Unfortunately, negativity is often the memory that remains in the forefront of our minds, and for that reason, people will always recall Barber's...

16 Former New York Giants Highlight 2014 Modern-Era Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees
September 13th, 2013 at 9:30 AM
As former New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells continues to enjoy the early days of his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction, 16 former members of the franchise now await their opportunity, having been named nominees for the 2014 enshrinement. ***PHOTO1*** Those 16 nominees include quarterback Phil Simms, running backs Ottis...

Former New York Giants RB Tiki Barber on David Wilson: I Can Help Fix His Fumbling Issues
September 12th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
You know it's not a good thing for an NFL player when the first thing associated with you is fumbles; yet this week, that is exactly the case for New York Giants running back David Wilson, who coughed up two fumbles in this past Sunday's 36-31 loss to the Dallas...

Reuniting with Brandon Jacobs was Right Decision for New York Giants
September 11th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
On Tuesday, the New York Giants brought back an familiar face to the team as veteran running back Brandon Jacobs signed a one-year deal following his workout with the team earlier in the day. The 31-year-old Jacobs is certainly no stranger to the Giants faithful, as he spent seven years with...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Happy with Andre Brown After Fumble, but Doghouse Trip Unlikely
August 12th, 2013 at 1:10 PM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin hates fumbling. It was a point of contention between he and retired running back Tiki Barber, and it landed rookie David Wilson -- who fumbled in his first NFL game -- in the doghouse only a season ago. And on Saturday night versus...

Retired New York Giants RB Tiki Barber: Eli Manning is Better than Peyton Manning
July 18th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
Once upon a time, New York Giants running back (now retired), Tiki Barber, said quarterback Eli Manning was "laughable." Shortly after that statement, Manning would go on to lead Big Blue to a Super Bowl XLII victory in which he would be named MVP. The following year, Barber would apologize...

NFL Network Lists Frank Gifford as Most Underrated, Tiki Barber as Most Overrated New York Giants
July 2nd, 2013 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL Network has been running a recent series naming all 32 teams' most underrated and overrated players. On Tuesday, it was the New York Giants' turn. Hall of Fame running back Frank Gifford was named Big Blue's most underrated player of all-time, while running back Tiki Barber was listed as...

Former Giants’ RB Tiki Barber Backtracks on Warren Sapp Comments; Still Defends Michael Strahan
July 1st, 2013 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former New York Giants' legends Tiki Barber and Michael Strahan have not always been great friends. When Strahan entered a very public contract dispute with the Giants following a disappointing 2001 campaign, it was Barber who went to the media and lambasted his teammate for not immediately signing a long-term...

New York Giants’ David Wilson Named 2013 FFToolbox Breakout Player
June 28th, 2013 at 9:55 AM
As we gear up towards football season, so to do the experts towards the fantasy football season. And one of the keys to success is finding a breakout player before he breaks out. In other words, it's a bit of a shot in the dark, but FFToolbox feels they have...

New York Giants’ Pat Hanlon: “Warren Sapp Should Take Brian Cashman’s Advice”
June 27th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The cycling storm that is Warren Sapp continued to suck in innocent bystanders recently; this time getting the attention of New York Giants Senior Vice President of Communications Pat Hanlon, who delivered a special message to the 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee. ***PHOTO1*** After an unprovoked Sapp took another shot...

Former Giants’ RB Tiki Barber on David Wilson: He is as Dynamic a Player the Team Ever Had
June 26th, 2013 at 6:47 PM
Tiki Barber will always go down as perhaps one of the greatest offensive players in New York Giants' history, especially since he is their all-time leading rusher with 10,449 yards, second in team history with 586 receptions and scored 55 touchdowns. But, while attending the Big Daddy Celebrity Golf Classic...

Former Giants’ DE Michael Strahan to Warren Sapp: I’ve Got 99 Problems and You’re not One
June 26th, 2013 at 11:25 AM
The war of words between former New York Giants' defensive end Michael Strahan and former Tampa Bay Buccaneers' defensive tackle Warren Sapp has resumed through the media. Sapp has continued to attack Strahan publicly, starting with how he felt his former teammate Simeon Rice was a better player than Strahan, as...