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More from Ralph Vacchiano

Mark posted something earlier about Ralph Vacchiano trying to guess who would remain Giants. I saw that he had added some to the post that Mark had posted earlier. So without further adu… QB David Carr The Giants would jump at the chance to have this valuable backup return as an insurance policy for the […]

Former Giant Great Lawrence Taylor Arrested Again:

From NYDAILYNEWS.COM Former New York Giants star Lawrence Taylor was arrested late Sunday for bailing from the scene of a traffic accident near Miami. The Hialeah Police Department responded at 6:35 p.m. to a spun-out van that was blocking the Palmetto Expressway, said Lt. James Durden of the Florida Highway Patrol. The driver said a […]

Plaxico Is In Jailaxico

Note: This post originally appeared in my personal blog, The Blog of Champions. I thought it was appropriate to post it here as well. As you may know, Plaxico Burress has begun to serve his jail sentence, almost two years on weapon charges. As a Giant fan, it’s a pretty stunning fall. He caught the game winning […]

Burress Heading to Jail:

From ESPN and the AP One-time Super Bowl hero Plaxico Burress was sentenced to two years in prison Tuesday for violating New York’s stringent gun laws and was immediately taken into custody following his hearing. Burress agreed to a plea deal last month and pleaded guilty to a lesser firearms charge. The charges stemmed from […]

Plaxico Burress: A Tragedy

It wasn’t supposed to end this way. No, Plaxico Burress wasn’t supposed to end up in jail.He was the king of New York. He caught the game winning pass in the Super Bowl. He had a new contract. He had a newborn baby. He had it all. Now? He’s spending up to two years in […]

Pierce Might Be in Trouble With League, Too

Ralph Vacchiano of the Daily News passes along this report: Antonio Pierce might not only be in trouble with the law. He could be in trouble with the NFL, too. The news that Pierce might be facing criminal charges in connection with his role in the Plaxico Burress shooting caught the attention of the league […]

Pierce Could Still Face Jail Time

In the ongoing Plaxico Burress trial, Antonio Pierce could still face jail time. The NY Post is reporting that the Manhattan DA still wants to prosecute Pierce (note: there are plenty of details about Plax’s status, but since he is no longer a Giant, we’re not going to focus on it) The Post has also […]

Confessions of a First Time Giants Blogger

So…It has been a while since I’ve last posted and not too much has been happening with our beloved Giants – which is partly why I haven’t written much of late. Sure, there was a veteran mini-camp where half of our roster was fighting through leg cramps and news that our former perennial basket case… […]

Burress Is “Deathly Afraid” Of Going To Jail:

From and Bob Papa: We’ve been hearing for weeks now that former Giants receiver Plaxico Burress flatly has rejected opportunities to resolve criminal charges that could put him away for a minimum of 3.5 years, even though Burress would do far less time by pleading guilty to a lesser charge. Bob Papa, the radio play-by-play announcer for the […]

Plaxico Wants To Be A Dolphin:

From At the bottom of the same article during which Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald offers quotes from the lawyer representing Dolphins defensive end Randy Starks, Jackson drops an interesting nugget regarding the status of free-agent receiver Plaxico Burress. Per Jackson, Burress has told people he’d “love” to play for the Dolphins if […]