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Giants linebacker would not accept Ray Rice back in the NFL

Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich has went through a rough past battling cancer, and one thing he obviously cannot forgive someone for is domestic violence.  When Herzlich was asked if he could accept Ray Rice back in the NFL, his answer was very clear.  “I wouldn’t welcome him. I’ve known him before. I’ve known him as […] The post Giants linebacker would not accept Ray...
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September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants fans share their love for Mark Herzlich’s new book

For those that do not know, Giants linebacker and cancer survivor Mark Herzlich released his first bookreviews, many of which can be found on the former Boston College standout’s Twitter feed. Best Father's Day prez ever! Huge tnx to @MarkHerzlich for helping 2 make it happen! #whatittakes #welove58too — Michelle Mulcahy (@michellem0317) June 15...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants try out 2 linebackers and Kerry Rhodes

Finally, Kerry Rhodes gets a tryout according to Howard Balzer. @HBalzer721: Giants tryouts: LB Jonathan Goff, LB LeRoy Hill, S Kerry Rhodes. Both Goff and Hill are veteran linebackers and have both played inside and outside. Does this mean they are not too confident in Mark Herzlich? If Rhodes is signed by the G-Men that […]
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September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Herzlich set to replace Dan Connor

Mark Herzlich’s NFL journey has not been an easy one. From battling cancer and related leg surgery. He battled to be in a position to compete for a starting role this preseason and lost it to Dan Connor. Now he gets a chance to redeem himself. But now, he stares down the possibility of manning the position for the rest of the season. In that sense, it’s Herzlich’s biggest opportunity...
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Mark Herzlich must continue impressing

With training camp inching closer and closer, the New York Giants find themselves with a lot of question marks at various positions. Can Rueben Randle breakout and show he’s as good as Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks? What defensive end will step up and replace Osi Umenyiora? Can the tandem of David Wilson and Andre Brown be a lethal force? Will the Jets get any worse? Seriously,...
June 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Herzlich ready to secure the Giants middle linebacker spot

Mark Herzlich isn’t ready to say the Giants middle linebacker job is his to lose.  Instead he wants to secure it in training camp. “I think it’s mine to secure,” Herzlich said, via “I don’t think anyone is handing anybody anything, but I feel like if I work hard and play well, then I have a good shot at hopefully making a difference for the team.” Herzlich...
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June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Herzlich lined up as the Giants starting middle linebacker during OTA’s

According to Ohm Youngmisuk of, Mark Herzlich was the Giants starting middle linebacker during today’s organized team activities. First team linebackers: Herzlich at MLB and Paysinger and Rivers at OLBs — Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) May 22, 2013 With Chase Blackburn gone, it makes sense that Herzlich will get the first crack at being the Giants starting middle...
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May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Giants' Mark Herzlich Defying All Odds; Making Strong Case to Start in 2012

For the majority of cancer patients, beating the disease means simply just staying alive. However, for New York Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich, defeating cancer meant having a successful NFL career, despite being diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma after his junior season at Boston College. Fortunately, after an intense five-month battle, Herzlich's cancer was in remission...
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August 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Mark Herzlich with the Tweet of Super Bowl Week

Mark Herzlich’s story is well known among sports fans. Herzlich was an All-American linebacker as a freshman at Boston College and became the ACC’s Defensive Player of the Year in his junior season. He was forced to miss the entire 2009 season after being diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer. Herzlich returned for his senior season in 2010 and was third on...
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January 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Mark Herzlich Making Strides Toward Becoming Impact Player With Giants, Calls Playing in NFL the 'Best Job in the World'

Former Boston College linebacker Mark Herzlich returned to the Bay State on Sunday as a member of the New York Giants and helped take down the Patriots. But he still took some time to catch up with NESN's Jayme Parker to talk about his transition to life in the NFL. Herzlich, who overcame a rare form of bone cancer that forced him out of college action in 2009, continues to turn...
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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