Found February 08, 2012 on Sportress of Blogitude:
PLAYERS: Greg Jones
TEAMS: New York Giants
One of the more heartwarming stories — for all the hopeless romantics out there — to come out of the Super Bowl was how New York Giants linebacker Greg Jones took to bended knee to propose to his girlfriend immediately after winning the Super Bowl. Fortunately, the aftermath of the entire romantic scene was captured [...]

Giants’ Brandon Jacobs to Gisele: “Stay cute and shut up”

The firestorm continues after Tom Brady’s wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen, blasted the New England Patriots receivers following the Pats’ loss in the Super Bowl. But this time, the New York Giants’ Brandon Jacobs is weighing in. “She just needs to continue to stay cute and shut up,” he told reporters. Here's the video that sparked the outrage:

Giants Rookie Greg Jones proposes to girlfriend after Super Bowl win

Giants Rookie LB Greg Jones proposed to his girlfriend, Amanda Piechowski moments after his team became Super Bowl Champions. The rookie had practice-squad tight end Christian Hopkins hold onto the ring during the game. Obviously, Amanda said yes. And then began to cry. “She was bawling,” Jones said this morning as he and his teammates left the [...]

Jake Ballard suffered a torn ACL in the Super Bowl

Tuesday was a day for the New York Giants to celebrate their fourth Super Bowl in franchise history, but there was also some sad news as well. According to the Giants, tight end Jake Ballard suffered a torn ACL.  He was one of two tight ends for the Giants who suffered a torn ACL during the Super Bowl, Travis Beckum was the other player. Any time a player tears his ACL it’s not...

Jason Pierre-Paul: Give Osi Umenyiora what he wants

Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul believes the New York Giants need to give Osi Umenyiora whatever he wants. “Personally, give him what he wants,” said Pierre-Paul. “Osi’s a great player and I’d love to play with him for the rest of my career until he’s ready to leave.” Umenyiora has been asking for a new contract for the past couple of seasons and the Giants keep reminding...

Pierre-Paul thinks Giants should give Osi what he wants

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora hasn’t been happy with his current contract, pretty much since the day he signed it. And with $3.975 million due to be paid to Osi in the final year of his contract, teammate Jason Pierre-Paul thinks the team should take care of him. “I think it’s very important,” Pierre-Paul told…

No thoughts of Tom leaving on top

INDIANAPOLIS — When Tom Coughlin yesterday was asked if he was coming back to coach another season for the Giants, he quickly reminded everyone it’s really not his decision to make. “I certainly hope so, my intentions are to be that way,’’ Coughlin said. “I do have some ownership that...

Giants' Ballard tore left ACL during second half of Super Bowl

New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard tore his left anterior cruciate ligament during the second half of Sunday's Super Bowl.

N.Y. lawmakers: Tribute to the "real heroes' of 9/11 needed

Two New York lawmakers say a similar but delayed tribute to the "real heroes" of the 9/11 attacks is long overdue and shouldn't take a back seat to the New York Giants.
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