GIANTS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: Giants unsure if they’ll exercise Prince Amukamara’s option

According to Dan Graziano of ESPNNewYork.com,  the Giants haven’t decided whether or not they’re going to exercise the fifth-year option of cornerback Prince Amukamara. The New York Giants player to whom this applies is cornerback Prince Amukamara, who was selected with the No. 19 pick in that 2011 draft. To this point, the Giants have not made a decision about Amukamara’s...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

NY Giants punter Steve Weatherford accepts prom invite via Twitter

Steve Weatherford uses Twitter for more than just shirtless selfies. The Giants punter made one fan's day on Friday by accepting an invitation to her prom through the social media website. Lauren Delbert of Bayonne, N.J. tweeted a picture of a football that read, "Wanna tackle prom with me?" Weatherford accepted the invitation and did not seem to mind that he may...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Giants Face Difficult Decision Regarding CB Prince Amukamara’s Fifth-Year Option

  Dan Graziano of ESPN New York takes a look at the Giants’ looming decision regarding CB Prince Amukamara‘s fifth-year option. According to Graziano, the Giants haven’t made a decision as of now as to whether or not they’ll pick up the team option, but does so would run them $6.898 million, according to Albert Breer. Graziano mentions that this salary would close to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants Draft Review: A look back at the 2005 NFL Draft

Yesterday we took a look at the Giants 2004 draft picks. Today, we’ll continue to study the Giants’ draft history with their picks in 2005. The 2005 draft saw the Giants draft only four players, the fewest of any NFL team that year. Two draft spots went to the Chargers, with the Manning-Rivers trade the year before. But even though the Giants only had four picks, the front...
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Giants Punter Steve Weatherford 'Tackling' Prom With New Jersey Teen

An annual event is taking place or preparing to take place across the country for high school students. No, its not figuring out what school they are going to or whose party to hit up graduation night. It's prom time. That also means we are going to have kids asking some of their favorite celebs if they will go with them.New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford was recently asked...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

CB Walter Thurmond eyeing starting position

New York Giants CB's Prince Amukamara and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie are considered the team's starting cornerbacks, however, fellow CB Walter Thurmond hasn't conceded he won't be on the outside. Despite being signed to play the 'nickel,' Thurmond says his mentality is to "really just compete on the outside." and the opportunity to start.
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Could Johnny Manziel be headed to the NY Giants?

Are the New York Giants using the same strategies their NFC East rivals did two years ago? With such an elite quarterback like Robert Griffin III, the Washington Redskins were in some serious need of a franchise quarterback. They got their man by trading many future draft picks to the St. Louis Rams. Could the Giants be doing the same exact thing to shore up their quarterback situation...
Via The Penalty Flag
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Gilbride: Eli Manning “bounced back from minor procedures in the past that nobody knew about”

It’s really amazing how much former Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride has been talking since being exxentually coaxed into retiring at the of end of this past season. Many people are concerned over Eli Manning’s recent ankle scope,  Gilbride says it’s not a big deal. “He has bounced back from minor procedures in the past that nobody knew about,” Gilbride told...
Via Pro Football Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sessler: DE Jason Pierre-Paul a candidate for 'bounce back' season

New York Giants defensive End Jason Pierre-Paul's 2013 season started of rough and continued to go downhill. Shoulder surgery cancelled out his offseason and back issues compounded the problem as the season went on. Since exploding onto the scene in 2011, Pierre-Paul's production has dropped off, but being healthy going into offseason activities is a good sign for the...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Why drafting receiver is biggest need

Ever since free agency began March 11 and the New York Giants signed their first player, they have been constantly scrutinized about why the 2013 season was a failure. The holes, quarterback, offensive line, everything is under fire and everyone has an opinion on how they can achieve success. The Giants have successfully signed free agents and filled many spots that will aid to their...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

5 New York Giants players who should see their roles expand in 2014

The New York Giants are coming off a bumpy 2013 campaign that culminated in them winning 7 of their last 10. With many of the aging, injury prone veterans gone, the 2014 season looks like the perfect time for some players who have been sitting by the wayside to seize their opportunity and make a name for themselves. Here is a look at some young players who provided important depth...
Via cover32 - Giants
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Proposed new New York Giants uniform is pretty sweet

Proposed uniform changes for NFL teams is nothing new. Every week, some sort of idea seems to pop up – from radical redesigns to Star Wars themed tweaks to subtle changes. Most are interesting, but fairly laughable. One new batch, however is worth taking a look at. Jesse Alkire, a freelance graphic artist / designer from Chicago, recently put his spin on each NFL team’s uniform...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants, Josh Freeman agree on one-year deal

The New York Giants have a new backup quarterback. The Giants have reportedly agreed to terms with free-agent Josh Freeman. Done deal with the Giants and QB Josh Freeman. He’s agreed to terms, per source. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) April 16, 2014 Giants were the only team to face Freeman while he was a Viking. He played poorly, so clearly they believe he got a raw deal in...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants replacement for Hakeem Nicks in house

 When NFL free agency started a number of New York Giants’ fans initially though Hakeem Nicks was definitely gone. When news eventually came out that he signed a one-year deal with the Indianapolis Colts for a maximum of $5.5 million fans were puzzled. The fact he signed such a small, short contract made one think why didn’t the Giants just offer him that deal? It seems they...
Via The Penalty Flag
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants have six time Pro-Bowl defensive tackle Kevin Williams in town for visit

Last night the New York Giants met with defensive tackle Kevin Williams, according to the The Star Tribune. Williams’ visit will continue Tuesday according to multiple reports.  A six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle, Williams had spent his entire career with the Minnesota Vikings and is experiencing his first taste of the open market. “I’m not sure what’s going to happen...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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