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In an interview taped to be aired on the Yes Network’s Center Stage, Giants head coach Tom Coughlin that the team would have repeated as Super Bowl championships in ’09 if not for Plaxico Burress’ nightclub mishap. “We were the best team in the NFUpvote Share Tweet
LB Rolando McClain has been released by the Oakland Raiders. Unfortunately, he’s going down as as another incredulous first-round draft bust for the Silver and Black. In actuality, McClain isn’t that bad of a player. He just fell short of the immenseUpvote Share TweetIn an appearance on NFL Network’s NFL AM this morning, Giants cornerback Aaron Ross admitted he signed with Jacksonville last off-season solely for monetary purposes. : “It was a nice paid vacation to Florida … I had to think about the family, settiUpvote Share TweetThe Denver Broncos are strongly considering free agent running back Ahmad Bradshaw, . Bradshaw, who was released by the Giants at the start off-season to relieve the team of cap space, has only visited with the Steelers since becoming a free agent. The …Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Free Agency: Small Moves Could Yield Big Results for GiantsAs the Giants continue to tweak their roster with small, insignificant moves the football world hasn’t stopped to take a look at the sum of all of these moves. They’ve done well for the most part. For anyone who believes the Giants aren’t a better tUpvote Share Tweet
Some Facts, Some Conjecture for a Friday MorningThe NFL has released a preliminary preseason schedule. The Giants will play in one of the league’s eleven nationally-televised contests…. Week 1 (Aug 8-11); the Giants will be in Pittsburgh Week 2: (Sun Aug 18): the Giants will host the Colts at 8pm oUpvote Share Tweet
Kiper Mock Draft: Giants nab Trufant, MooreIn Mel Kiper Jr.’s, the longtime NFL Draft prognosticator suggests the New York Giants will select a cornerback and linebacker, respectively, with their first and second-round picks. At No. 19, Kiper projects the Giants to draft cornerback Desmond TrufaUpvote Share TweetFree agent WR/KR Julian Edelman visited the Giants yesterday and apparently left without a deal. It may not be the last the Giants see of him, however. From Rotoworld: It was Edelman’s first visit of free agency, and he may have plans to give other teamUpvote Share Tweet
Talkin' preseason football! Giants-Steelers clash in Augustnydailynews.com Updated Apr 5, 2013The Giants will open their preseason in Pittsburgh in early August, and the schedule will feature a nationally televised home game against Indianapolis. The game against the Colts will air on Fox and will kick off at 8 p.m. on Aug. 18, one week after th…Upvote Share Tweet
Aaron Ross' paid vacationApr 5Cornerback Aaron Ross is back with New York Giants after one year with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Find out what he thought about his time in Jacksonville.
Don Banks: Many teams added new No. 2 QBs, but who has best backup plan?Apr 5As much as 2012 was celebrated as the Year of the Rookie Quarterback in the NFL, with Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson dazzling us in historic ways and leading their upstart teams to the playoffs, there was a still under-appreciated mo…
Bill Simmons on PEDs, 'Mad Men,' and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.Apr 5The Sports Guy on PEDs, Mad Men, and Red Sox savior Jackie Bradley Jr.