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Terrell Thomas Starting On Sunday

According to the Newark Star-Ledger, Terrell Thomas is starting at corner Sunday against the Redskins: “The coaches already notified me that I’ll be starting this week, Monday,” Thomas said. “I’ve been preparing since the season ended last year for this day. “I’m gonna try to keep it, when ‘Dock’ comes back, when Ross comes back, […]

Cofield Didn’t Have Microfracture Knee Surgery:

From Profootballtalk.com One week after questions were raised about whether New York Giants defensive tackle Barry Cofield underwent microfracture knee surgery, Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star-Ledger is reporting that Cofield didn’t have microfacture surgery. Instead, it was “just a complicated/advanced scope,” Garafolo wrote on his Twitter account, citing multiple sources. “He’s ahead of schedule […]

More Plax News

With the stunning news of Plaxico Burress being released, a ton of reports are being released. This one, from Matt Mosely and ESPN, states that the G-Men offered Plax an incentive-laden contract for 2009, and could regain the money lost from 2008.  Sources close to the situation told ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap the Giants last week offered […]

Report: Giants Considered Trading for Braylon Edwards

This bombshell comes from the Newark Star-Ledger, via The Giant Insider who writes: There have been plenty of rumblings the Giants had talked with the Browns about a trade for their top wide receiver, Braylon Edwards. Those rumors had revolved around the Giants’ sending defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka to Cleveland. I had heard nothing to […]

Report: Giants Not Interested in T.O

According to the Newark Star-Ledger, the Giants are not interested in signing newly released reciever Terrell Owens. According to the report, even if Plaxico Burress does not come back, the Giants will still not look at T.O.

Reese Talks Free Agents

Mike Garafolo of NJ.com and the Newark Star-Ledger has some quotes up from Jerry Reese talking about the new free agent aquisitions: (On whether the health of Fred Robbins and Barry Cofield played into the decision to sign two DTs) “We expect those guys to make full recoveries but you always want to protect yourself […]

Giants to Look at Boldin or Gonzalez This Offseason?

Today’s Newark Star-Ledger talks about the G-Men looking at a couple of top name pass catchers this offseason. Here is the report: The Giants reportedly have a plan regarding their passing game this offseason. There is belief that the Giants could go hard after a top wideout or tight end. Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin and […]

Friday Injury Report

UPDATE:(6:11)  Smith has tendinitis, according to coach Tom Coughlin. It’s unclear what part of the body, but Coughlin said Smith should be fine From Newark Star-Ledger: Three players who were out of practice on Wednesday were back in action today. They were: DE Justin Tuck (knee), RT Kareem McKenzie (back) and S Michael Johnson (thigh). One new addition to the injury report: WR […]

Wednesday Injury Report

From Newark Star-Ledger: The Giants returned to practice today in preparation for their playoff game on Jan. 11. While TE Kevin Boss (ankle/concussion), DT Barry Cofield (knee) and CB Aaron Ross (concussion) were back in action, seven players are not practicing (their recent injuries are listed, though these haven’t been confirmed as the actual reasons […]

Friday Injury Report

From Newark Star-Ledger: “CB Aaron Ross (concussion), TE Kevin Boss (ankle) and LB Gerris Wilkinson (knee) are not practicing today. Don’t expect to see any of those guys playing on Sunday. Also, DT Barry Cofield (knee) participated in individual drills but didn’t do the team walk-through. Sounds like he might not play, either”   Happy […]