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Posts Tagged ‘2010’

A Handy Guide To Understanding The CBA

I’ll be honest: I know absolutely nothing about the upcoming CBA negotiations, and what the potential fallout means. Luckily, the NFL published a handy guide to understanding it. Enjoy: When does the CBA expire should there be no extension to the agreement?  In March of 2011.  Will there be a college draft in 2011?  Yes.  […]

Ranking The Giants: Offensive Line

We’ve been ranking the Giants all week. Today, we’re focusing on the offensive line. The offensive line had been the staple of the Giants success for the past couple of years. This year, however, line seemed to take a couple of steps backward. It may have been old age, nagging injuries, or just ineffectiveness. Let’s grade […]

Giants Sign Carson Butler

Giants made a minor move today, signing Tight End Carson Butler to a future contract (meaning he gets invited to training camp in 2010). Butler is 6’4, 260, and has been with the Lions, Bengals and 49ers since being undrafted out of Michigan. Not sure how he fits into the Giants future plans. May just […]

League Proposes Immediate Changes To Rookie Pay:

From PFT: In December 2008, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen that the current system for changing rookie pay would not change until 2011. Liz Mullen of SportsBusiness Journal now reports that the league has proposed the implementation of a rookie wage scale for the April 2010 draft.  She also reports that the NFLPA has […]

NBC Sports: Giants – Big Time Disappointment in NFC

This rare honor with the Giants in the spotlight comes ourtesy of PFT TV. Perhaps to pour salt in our wounds a week late, Mike Florio sums it up well for us Giants fans from an outside perspective: “They were supposed to be good… the Giants were the biggest surprise…. Coaches need to be feeling […]

Giants Sign 8 To Future Contract

The Giants have signed eight players to reserve/futures contracts for the 2010 season: offensive linemen Jacob Bender and Rueben Riley, defensive tackles Dwayne Hendricks and Anthony Bryant, defensive backs Londen Fryar and Vince Anderson, linebacker Kenny Ingram and defensive end Tommie Hill.

Giants will draft 15th

Based on their record (8-8) and their strength of schedule, the Giants will have the 15th pick in the 2010 NFL draft. The 49ers and Broncos (pick owned by Seahawks) also finished 8-8, but will have the 13th and 14th picks respectively, due to an easier strength of schedule. The Titans and Panthers (pick owned […]

Help Phil Simms Get Into The Hall of Fame!

Giants fans, Phil Simms needs your help – the former QB and Super Bowl XXI MVP, is currently #16 in the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Van Heusen Fan’s Choice poll. The Hall of Fame Board of Selectors and Fan’s Choice Poll are slated to cut their list of 25 candidates down to 15 […]

2010 Giants Opponents:

The 2010 Giant opponents are almost set.  In addition to their NFC East games, they will host the Bears, Lions, Jaguars, Titans and the third-place team in the NFC South (currently the Panthers). They will play non-division road games at Green Bay, Minnesota, Houston, Indianapolis and Seattle. It looks like Manning vs Manning again next […]

Smith Wants Extension

Steve Smith wants to be paid like a number one receiver. According to The Daily News, Smith’s agent, Ralph Cindrich, has informed the Giants that Smith wants a contract extension. Smith is signed through 2010. Smith will make $550,000 next year. Smith deserves a contract extension, no doubt. He’s replaced Plaxico Burress and is playing […]