Posts Tagged ‘Safety’

Giants Return Game Sparked By Quintin Demps Signing

Former KC Cheifs safety Quintin Demps is happy to be a NY Giant. Not only does Demps add safety depth, he’s a dynamite returner on Special Teams. Demps said of the signing: “The Giants welcomed me with open arms. I’m 28 years old now, and I’m ready to win a championship. This is a perfect […]

Stevie Brown Resigns For 2014

Just yesterday, there was nothing imminent regarding the Giants signing Safety Stevie Brown who was lost to an ACL this past preseason. Apparently the word ‘imminent’ now means ‘in the next 30 seconds’, because dude signed his contract today based on a tweet from the man himself. put the ink to the paper happy to […]

What Might Have Been – But Will It Ever Be?

What Might Have Been – But Will It Ever Be? By Martin Alvin On Sunday, the Giants beat the ten-point favorite, Detroit Lions, in the Lions’ own stadium; knocking them out of the 2013 playoffs. And they did it with, essentially, nothing to gain because they’d already been eliminated from playoff contention, themselves. On paper, […]

Giants Can’t Hold On, Lost By Last Second Field Goal 24-21

In the game of the season, with minutes to go – the score was even at 21-21. It didn’t matter that the refs completely controlled the spotlight up until that point in the game. The Victor Cruz strip turnover had long since passed. Tony Romo’s all too easy 3 play drive been erased by a […]

Rolle on Jonathan Martin, “He allowed it to happen.” Come On, Man!

As many sports fans are witnessing unfold in the media the past week or so, Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin was bullied and harassed by fellow teammate Richie Incognito, using racist expletives and death threats. And last week, Martin had finally taken enough, and stormed out of the Dolphins food court unexpectedly, never to […]

Prospect Profiles: S Nate Allen (USF)

Measurables www.blogs.chron.com Lance Zierlein Scouts have confided in me that one of their favorite players on the South roster is USF safety Nate Allen. Allen has the size/speed NFL teams are looking for and he’s got some cover skills in man to man although that isn’t his forte. Allen is an aggressive tackler and he’s […]

Prospect Profiles: S Chad Jones (LSU)

Next up in the prospect profiles is Safety Chad Jones. Jones is a two sport athelte in college who is a fiery competitor (Despite  the above picture showing him incidentally holding onto the opponets behind while he fights for the ball) I probably should wait for profile Chad Jones AFTER the combine becuase he’s one of those players who […]

Osi for Kerry?

I can’t remember where I saw this, so if you are the person who thought of it, I’m sorry I didn’t give you credit. But, the gist of the proposed deal was this: Osi Umenyiora for Kerry Rhodes? It fits a need for both teams. The Jets need a pass rusher. The Giants need a […]

NFL Franchise/Transition Tag Numbers For 2010:

From Mike Garafolo: We’ve gotten a look at the official amounts for a franchise or transition tag at each position for this upcoming season. Here’s a look at the amounts: CORNERBACK: $9.566 million (franchise), $8.056 million (transition) DEFENSIVE END: $12.398m, $10.193m DEFENSIVE TACKLE: $7.003m, $6.353m LINEBACKER: $9.680m, $8.373m OFFENSIVE LINE: $10.731m, $9.142m PUNTER/KICKER: $2.814m, $2.629m […]

Bucs Interested in DB Eric Berry

All things told, the Giants are going to need a crazy good safety next year. If the Gmen do run a Tampa 2 scheme as many think they will due the hiring of Perry Fewell, a lot of pressure is going to be put on the secondary to make plays – consistently. Can they get […]