Found May 29, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
PLAYERS: Steve Smith
TEAMS: New York Giants
Buccaneers receiver Steve Smith has retired from the National Football League.Fantasy Spin:The 28-year-old signed with Tampa Bay this offseason. The former USC Trojan had 107 receptions and 1,220 yards in 2009 with the New York Giants but suffered a major knee injury the following season and has caught just 25 passes in 18 games over the last two seasons.

Giants sign Brian Bosworth’s nephew

The New York Giants signed free agent linebacker Kyle Boswroth, who’s the nephew of former Seahawks linebacker Brian Bosworth. New Giants LB Kyle Bosworth is the nephew of the original "Boz" — former NFL LB Brian Bosworth. #NYG — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) May 29, 2013 Bosworth played for the Jaguars for the past two years.   Need NFL Tickets? The post...

Fantasy Football: David Wilson Vs. Andre Brown

The New York Giants backfield combination of David Wilson and Andre Brown has developed into one of the most interesting duos in all of fantasy football. Wilson was drafted by the Giants with the 32nd overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. Brown’s career path was a little more complex; he was actually also drafted by the Giants in the fourth round of the 2009 draft, but he suffered...

Panthers WR Smith: I want to play 15-16 seasons

Steve Smith says the competition at the Panthers wide receiver position this year is ''cut throat,'' and the 13-year veteran receiver plans to stick around to see how it shakes out. Smith, 33, told The Associated Press on Thursday he wants ''to play 15 or 16 years'' in the NFL, which would take him through the 2015 or 2016 seasons. Smith says he&...

Hakeem Nicks again absent from Giants OTAs

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was absent from the team’s first Organized Team Activities and once again he is absent for the Giants second set of voluntary team workouts. Coach Tom Coughlin and quarterback Eli Manning said they both expected Nicks to be at practice. 

Cruz, Nicks still missing from OTA’s

According to Ohm Youngmisuk of, Giants wide receivers  Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz are missing from this week’s OTA’s after skipping last week’s work outs with their teammates. Don't see Nicks or Cruz here at OTA today. — Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) May 30, 2013 We do know that Cruz is holding out for a new contract, while it’s believed that Nicks...

Giants promote Marc Ross

The New York Giants have promoted Director of College Scouting.Marc Ross to Vice President of Player Evaluation.  Ross is general manager Jerry Reese’s right hand man and is one of the reasons the Giants do so well in the draft year in and year out.  He’s interviewed for numerous NFL general manager positions in the past.  The Giants are lucky that he’s still around. Hopefully...

Giants rumors: Hakeem Nicks willing to play out contract

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is entering the final year of his rookie contract, yet most of the attention has been focused on Victor Cruz. Nicks is aware of his situation, but a person informed with his thinking told Ian Rapoport of that, unlike Cruz, he’s willing to play out his current contract and let the Giants come to him with an offer. From Total Access...

Ex-Giants player, coach Austin dies

Bill Austin, a Pro Bowl lineman for the New York Giants and a member of their 1956 NFL championship team, has died at his home in Las Vegas. He was 84. Austin's playing and coaching career included stints with eight teams and spanned almost four decades. A 13th-round draft choice for the Giants in 1949 out of Oregon State, Austin played for the team from 1949-50 and from 1953...

New York Giants Sign Linebacker Kyle Bosworth

The New York Giants have signed LB Kyle Bosworth. Kyle played with the Jacksonville Jaguars for the past two seasons and even started the first five at linebacker in 2012. He spent the remainder of the season on special teams and will likely continue that role with the G-Men. He should also help provide depth at LB if needed.   The post New York Giants Sign Linebacker Kyle Bosworth...

Giants, Jets sue again over NJ megamall plans

The New York Giants and New York Jets have refiled a lawsuit to block developers from expanding a planned megamall near the northern New Jersey stadium where they both play. The move comes two weeks after New Jersey's sports authority approved a new master plan for the American Dream megamall in the Meadowlands. A lawsuit in New Jersey against developer Triple Five and the...

Terrell Thomas cleared for football activity

According to Alex Marvez of, New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas has been cleared for football activity, but the Giants plan on taking things slow. .@TerrellThomas24 says he already was cleared to return from his 3rd ACL surgery but #NYG are taking it slow as a precaution — Alex Marvez (@alexmarvez) May 30, 2013 Thomas has undergone ACL surgery in each of the...

NFL Transactions: Wednesday 5/29

Buccaneers Buccaneers WR Steve Smith is retiring from the NFL. Dolphins Dolphins signed second-round pick CB Jamar Taylor to a four-year contract. Packers Packers signed second-round pick RB Eddie Lacy to a four-year contract. Panthers Panthers signed OT Patrick Brown. Titans Titans signed fourth-round pick C Brian Schwenke to a four-year contract. Titans signed fifth...
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