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Former Giants OL Geoff Schwartz Announces Retirement

In a letter published on SB Nation, former Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz announced his retirement, ESPN reports. Schwartz, 30, signed with the Detroit Lions in free agency only to be released by the team before the start of last season. “I’ve known that I’ve been retired for months, so have others around me. Now […]

Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul Could Wind Up Being Franchised

It is not a matter of if the Giants want defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul to return. It is a matter of whether they can make it happen financially, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports. Pierre-Paul is set to become a free agent after completing his seventh season with the team. He had 7.0 sacks in 12 […]

Giants Re-Sign Tight End Will Tye

Will Tye finished the 2016 season as the Giants’ starting tight end. He’ll be back to try to keep that job next season, Dan Duggan of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. The Giants have re-signed Tye, according to a person familiar with the situation. Re-signing Tye was simply a formality because he was an exclusive rights […]

Giants Reportedly Getting Money Ready to Bring Back Jason Pierre-Paul

The Giants’ Monday releases of veteran running back Rashad Jennings and franchise icon Victor Cruz didn’t occur in a vacuum, Chris Wesseling of NFL.com reports. New York’s front office is freeing up salary-cap space, with designs on preventing impending free agent Jason Pierre-Paul from reaching the open market. “I do expect them to make a […]

Taking a Glance at the Giants Free Agents as the 2016 Season Finally Ends

The New York Giants were a playoff team in 2016, but still fell short in their attempt to get back to the Super Bowl, and will look to take a bigger leap in 2017. Checking out the odds to win Super Bowl LII, you can see that the Giants are in the mix, but have […]

Rashad Jennings Feels He’ll Be Back with the Giants in 2017

Rashad Jennings is an obvious candidate to be a Giants salary cap casualty this offseason, but the veteran running back remains confident he will return for a fourth season with the team James Kratch of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. “I expect to be back,” Jennings said on Monday evening outside Super Bowl LI Opening Night […]

Giants at Eagles NFL Week 16 Notes

THURSDAY NIGHT NOTES: NEW YORK GIANTS (10-4) AT PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (5-9) December 22, 2016 Week 16 kicks off on Thursday night as the Philadelphia Eagles host the New York Giants (NBC, NFL Network, Twitter; 8:25 PM) in an NFC East showdown. The Giants, who have 10 wins for the first time since 2010, can clinch […]

Dallas Asks the NFL To Step In About the Giants Using Walkie-Talkies in Sunday’s Game

A week after the Giants accused the Steelers of using footballs that were not fully inflated, now they are being accused of their use of walkie-talkies on the sidelines during their win over the Cowboys on Sunday night. SI.com had the story earlier on Thursday: At the Cowboys’ behest, the NFL is investigating the Giants’ […]

Odell Beckham Jr. Fined For Verbally Abusing Official After Sunday’s Loss in Pittsburgh

On New York Giants player is going to be lighter in the pocket book after he was fined today for verbally abusing an on-field official after Sunday’s game in Pittsburgh. Wide out Odell Beckham Jr. was hit with a fine of 12,154 for his action after the 23-13 loss, a game that snapped the G-Men […]

Giants WR Victor Cruz Not Happy About Not Being Involved in the Offense Sunday

It was not a good day Sunday in Pittsburgh for Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, who did next to nothing in the teams’ 10-point loss to the Steelers 24-14. The wide out was none too happy about his lack of passes thrown his way, and talked about it in the New York Daily News. Cruz’s […]