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By Josh Cacella
New York Giants Draft Preview
The Giants are looking to reload in several key positions. On the defensive side of the ball the Giants need to upgrade at middle linebacker and had another pass rusher at defensive end. The departure of Osi Umenyiora and the steady decline of Justin Tuck and Mathias Kiwanuka have left the Giants searching for a replacement. The Giants need to spend a early round pick on a inside linebacker. They have been finding discarded veterans to plug in over the past few years they need a long term solution.
1) Linebacker- While the team did resign Keith Rivers and veteran Dan Conner both players have had injury problems throughout their career. The team released Michael Boley and allowed Chase Blackburn to move on. While Mark Herzlich is a great story and Greg Jones was a great in college neither player is suited to start in the NFL. The Giants need to draft a difference maker in the middle. Manti Te’o and Alec Ogletree are both first...
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According to Tom Rock of Newsday, the New York Giants haven’t shut the door on possibly bringing back linebacker Michael Boley after releasing him earlier this offseason.
Sounds like Giants haven’t completely closed the door on Michael Boley returning. Interesting.
— Tom Rock (@TomRock_Newsday) April 25, 2013
I’m sure the Giants want to see how things shake out in the draft...
New York Giants restricted free agent receiver Victor Cruz was reportedly given a new offer from the team which according to a New York Daily News report is for around $7 million a year.Fantasy Spin:Cruz wants to be paid like a No. 1 receiver and looking at what Dwayne Bowe received in the offseason, Cruz hasn't gotten that level of offer. Although we expect that the two sides...
According to Mike Wilkening of Profootballtalk.com, New York Giants running back Andre Brown has signed his restricted free agent tender.
The well traveled Brown hit pay dirt in New York after former Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw went down with a foot injury.
Brown took advantage of his opportunity and the fact fellow running back David Wilson couldn’t hold onto the football...
New York Giants owner John Mara told the media tonight that wide receiver Victor Cruz will get a new contract at some point.
“It will get done at some point,” Mara said tonight, before tonight’s Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC Annual Sidewalks of New York Gala, per the Newark Star Ledger. “Just be patient.”
It sounds like Mara is optimistic something will get done, which...
According to a report from Ralph Vacchiano, the New York Giants have increased their offer to Victor Cruz to $8 million per year, a $1 million increase from the reported $7 million per year deal. Reports out of Cruz’s camp is that he is seeking upwards of $10 million per year, including bonus money. The Giants offer reportedly includes $15-18M in guarantees. Cruz never received...
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We recently found out that the New York Giants’ first contract offer to Victor Cruz was for $7 million a year. Now it looks like they’ve made him another offer.
According to the New York Daily News, the Giants’ latest offer to Cruz is for $8 million per year.
Their last offer, a source told the Daily News, was worth close to $8 million per season and it’s...
NFL News: The New York Giants have re-signed, 2012 waiver wire wonder Andre Brown, to a one-year deal worth just over 2 million dollars.
Fantasy Ramifications: At the very least, Brown will serve as the short-yardage and goal line back for the G-Men to start the year. And he should be a hand-cuff candidate in most leagues if you decide Wilson is your guy. In touchdown only leagues...
Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News believes that the Giants could have interest in Notre Dame LB Manti Te’o.
Vacchiano writes that the Giants “haven’t been shy about drafting or signing players with character ‘red flags’ in the past” and “they believe they have a strong enough system, coach and veterans in the room to handle any players with ‘issues’“...
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The 2013 NFL Draft is less than a week away, which means that
John Mara, Steve Tisch, Jerry Reese and company need to figure out how
to build around their current roster for the upcoming 2013 season.
After barely missing the previous postseason, the Giants have decided to go in a different direction. Longtime players such as Ahmad Bradshaw...
Jeremy Shockey was out of football last year, and people who are only 32 years old and not working can get pretty bored. That could help explain one of the former New York Giants tight end’s recent tweets, or it could be that he’s just an incredibly weird dude.
We pretty much have to assume that somebody got a little action last night. We have seen NFL players offer way too much...
The biggest reason the New York Giants missed the playoffs last season was defense.
The unit that helped Tom Coughlin's crew win its second Super Bowl in five years in February 2012 was among the NFL's worst last season
The defensive line didn't get to the quarterback as much, and it certainly didn't stop the run. The linebackers were ineffective and the secondary...
April talk of another Super Bowl for the upcoming 2013 season might be considered premature by some, especially with Victor Cruz still unsigned and the draft yet to be held, but Eli Manning has stated that it is the goal of the Giants every year to win the Super Bowl. Super Bowl XLVIII has even more significance to the team as it is being played on their home field at Giants Stadium...