Posts Tagged ‘Jason Pierre-Paul’

Giants Place Franchise Tag on DE Jason Pierre-Paul

The Giants took the first step toward retaining free agent Jason Pierre-Paul by applying the non-exclusive franchise tag to the defensive end on Monday, Dan Duggan of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Pierre-Paul was set to become an unrestricted free agent next week. The deadline to apply the franchise tag is this Wednesday at 4 p.m. […]

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 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 […]

Giants Jason Pierre-Paul Looks to Be On a Mission in 2016

A year ago, the Giants had no idea if Jason Pierre-Paul would ever play again after a July 4 fireworks accident mangled his right hand. Pierre-Paul was able to return for the final eight games of last season, but playing with a huge club on his injured hand prevented him from resembling the player who […]

Amukamara on JPP’s Hand – ‘I’ve Never Seen a Hand Like That’

During a break in Giants practice on Wednesday, Jason Pierre-Paul removed the white gloves he was wearing, which revealed the damage inflicted to his right hand by the July 4th fireworks nightmare, Gary Myers of the New York Daily News reports. After all the rumors and speculation, his mangled hand was visible. When asked if […]

Giants and Jason Pierre-Paul Agree to a One-Year Deal

It sounds like the Giants and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul have finally gotten a deal done, as various reports say the G-Men and JPP have agreed on a one-year deal. Here’s the info from PFT: The contract ends a prolonged staredown between the two sides. Pierre-Paul had to pass physicals before the contract could be […]

Giants Talking to Pierre-Paul; Don’t Know When He Will Return to Team

The Giants still don’t know when injured defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will be back in their building, but at least he’s been more communicative with them lately, Dan Graziano of ESPN.com reports. “Everybody’s had a good conversation, and mine was the same,” Coughlin said after Giants practice Saturday. “Do I know any more than I […]

Deadline Passes for Giants and Jason Pierre-Paul To Ink a Deal

ESPN reports that Jason Pierre-Paul and the Giants didn’t come to a deal by the 4pm deadline today, meaning that he can’t sign with the team long term until at least the end of the 2015 season. The deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign long-term contracts with their teams has passed and, as expected, the […]

Former 49ers Great Ronnie Lott Gives Jason Pierre-Paul Advice on Injury

Nearly 30 years later, Ronnie Lott still remembers every sensation he felt when he made the decision to amputate part of his finger. And he vividly remembers the shock when he finally saw what he had done, Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports. “When the doctor took off the bandage to my […]