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The Top Three Moments in the Career of Giants QB Eli Manning

For 236 games of his NFL career, Giants quarterback Eli Manning left it all out on the field. Good games or bad, the QB always gave it what he had, throwing for 57023 yards and 366 touchdowns. Manning said good-bye recently, deciding after playing for 16 seasons to hang it up and enjoy the rest […]

Mara Says Giants Will Talk to Burress’ Agent

Giants co-owner John Mara appeared Monday afternoon on ESPN 1050 in New York. When asked about former Giant receiver Plaxico Burress, Mara told 1050 ESPN, the Giants will “certainly… talk about” bringing Burress. He added that the team will likely reach out to Burress’ agent to talk.

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 will be missed

As everybody knows, Plaxico Burress pleaded guilty today to a weapons charge. Every Giants fan knows that Plax was a key member of our Super Bowl team 2 seasons ago. Plax will be missed and no WR on the Giants roster as of right now can fill the void he left.

Burress Lands Two Years in Prison for Weapons Charge

Forget about Plaxico Burress coming in and being a number one wideout for some team around the NFL. The only place he’ll be catching passes for the next two years is prison. The player who just two years ago caught the game winning TD in the Giants upset of the Patriots in Super Bowl XLII […]

Next Up On The Witness Stand: Antonio Pierce

From Ralph Vacchiano The Giants’ middle linebacker and defensive leader is scheduled to be in Manhattan tomorrow to testify in front of the grand jury that’s investigating the Plaxico Burress shooting, a law enforcement source told the Daily News. Pierce’s testimony will come one day after Burress took his turn in front of the grand […]

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 […]

Jets Have Discussed Signing Burress:

From Mike Florio of Need more evidence that Jets G.M. Mike Tannenbaum knows he needs to win now or else? According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, the Jets have talked internally about signing receiver Plaxico Burress. Per Mort, nothing’s imminent and the acquisition is currently unlikely.  But the Jets have talked about keeping Burress […]