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LB Jonathan Goff To Get First Chance At Replacing Antonio Pierce

NFL.com says that it looks like 08 second-round pick Jonathan Goff is in line to replace Antonio Pierce at the LB spot left open by the now retired Pierce: There’s a lot of excitement around Perry Fewell leading the defense in New York, but also a big void to fill in the middle in the […]

Pierce Announces His Retirement; Joining ESPN

The end has arrived for Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce, as he has announced he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons and is joining ESPN as and NFL analyst. Pierce had spent the past five seasons with the Giants and was released by the team in February. He was the Giants’ defensive captain and […]

Who Should Replace Pierce?

I don’t know about you guys, but I’ve been consumed with Olympic fever. I love it. But, this is a football blog not an Olympic blog. Now that Antonio Pierce has been released, the Giants have a gaping hole at middle linebacker. Who should replace Pierce? Internally, the best option is Jon Goff, who impressed […]

Prospect Profiles: ILB Sean Lee (Penn State)

Highlights Sean Lee Measurables (Combine Numbers When Available) Born July 22nd, 1986 (Older prospect). Senior. 6’2 236 pounds. Stats Career: 324 tackles, 3 FF, 3 INT 2009: 86 tackles, 2 sacks, 1 INT (10 games with stats). Big Games: 13 tackles (6 solo) vs Syracuse and a sack, 12 tackles (3 solo) and a sack vs Temple, […]

Pierce On His Release

Antonio Pierce talked to ESPN’s Rachel Nichols about his release. Here’s what he had to say: “I was shocked at first, but I’m not the one up there up in the office, and they said they felt they needed to go in another direction,” Pierce told ESPN’s Rachel Nichols on Thursday. “They said it wasn’t […]

BREAKING: Giants Release Antonio Pierce

Some breaking news here: The Giants have released linebacker Antonio Pierce. Pierce confirmed the release to the Star Ledger’s Mike Garafolo. An official announcement is expected later today. More as it comes

Matt Mosley Giants Related Chat Transcript:

Below is the transcript of Giants related questions answered by ESPN’s NFC East blogger Matt Mosley. Hey Matt. Linebacker, DL, or Safety where should the Giants go and also will McCluster be there in round 2. I would love the Giants to have another Tiki Barber type runner who is a home run threat every […]

History Of The New York Giants (2000-Present)

This will wrap up the decade by decade look at the history of the New York Giants and will focus on the Giants of the 2000’s.  I will continue with history about players, coaches and stadiums of the Giants next. 2000: Picked by most experts to finish in last place at the start of the […]

Fewell Press Conference Transcript

Here is Perry Fewell’s transcript from his press conference today: Q. What kind of challenge is this going to be? You had a few opportunities but decided to take on this challenge with a defense that gave up the most points since 1966? A. I think it is a workable challenge. I look forward to […]

Tidbits From Fewell’s Press Conference:

Here are some tidbits from Perry Fewell’s press conference compliments of Ralph Vacchiano: • Fewell said he was disappointed that he didn’t get more than one interview for the Buffalo Bills coaching job after leading them to a 3-4 record down the stretch as their interim coach. “I thought I did a good job in […]