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Should The New York Giants Draft Randy Gregory in the First Round?

The 2015 NFL Draft class is filled with top caliber talent. The Giants have a lot of needs coming into this offseason. They now have a lack of depth at the defensive end position with the release of former first round pick Mathias Kiwanuka, need to continue to rebuild their offensive line, and require help in their secondary. As the team has the ninth overall pick in this yearâ€...
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Who Should The New York Giants Draft in the First Round?

This year, the 2015 NFL Draft is filled with top caliber talent. Every player that is selected by an NFL team during this draft has proven to owners, coaches, and scouts they are prepared to play professional football. The Giants have a lot of needs coming into this offseason. They now have a lack of depth at the defensive end position with the release of former first round pick...
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants announce release of long-time veteran defensive lineman

According to the New York Giants’ official Twitter account, they have cut long-time defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka: The #Giants have released veteran DE Mathias Kiwanuka – READ MORE: — New York Giants (@Giants) February 24, 2015 According to Dan Graziano of ESPN, the team will save $4.8 million in salary cap space through...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants release veteran DE Mathias Kiwanuka

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have released veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka in a move that clears about $4.8 million of space under the NFL salary cap. The NFL Players Association estimates the new salary cap will rise to $143 million. Cutting Kiwanuka's contract, which had a year to run at $4.775 million, increased the Giants' cap space to nearly $23 million...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants Releasing DE Mathias Kiwanuka

Kimberly Jones of the NFL Network reports that the Giants have informed veteran DE Mathias Kiwanuka that will be released. There has been talk for several months that Kiwanuka was likely to be a cap casualty in the weeks leading up to free agency, so this really shouldn’t come as a huge surprise. A report from Monday mentioned that the Giants will use their franchise tag on DE...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Mathias Kiwanuka’s displeasure, the Giants’ new leader and more

Here are some of this week’s best stories about the New York Giants: - Does Mathias Kiwanuka have a gripe about his Giants’ paycut? (READ) - Jameel McClain embracing new role as leader of Giants (READ) - Giants mailbag: Jon Beason’s replacement and Chris Snee concerns (READ) - Chris Snee remains motivated to make an impact in 2014 (READ) - Eli Manning says he’s better lover...
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June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Does Mathias Kiwanuka have a gripe about New York Giants’ pay cut?

Mathias Kiwanuka was a member of two Super Bowl championships with the New York Giants, since being drafted by Big Blue with the 32nd pick in the 2006 NFL Draft. Heading into his ninth season with the team, the man affectionately known as “Kiwi” has been anything but a bust for the G-men. On the other hand, few around the NFL would also say that he has become the high impact...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL player calls contracts unfair after taking pay cut

(Credit: Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka is none too happy about being asked to take a pay cut, even though he opted to take the pay cut for personal reasons. He sounded off about his situation recently when his salary for this year went from over $4 million to $1.5 million. Per PFT: “It’s something that is bargained collectively and for me, as an...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mathias Kiwanuka Agrees To A Pay Cut

  According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, Giants DE Mathias Kiwanuka has agreed to restructure his in order to free up some cap space for the team. Kiwanuka’s 2014 salary drops from $4.375 million to $1.5 million and will free up a little over $2 million in cap space. Pelissero adds that Kiwanuka will receive $700,000 roster bonus and $125,000 available in incentives...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

DE Mathias Kiwanuka says 'this is not the situation we wanted to find ourselves in'

The Giants lost their first six games, however, they were able to keep their postseason hopes going by winning four straight. A loss at home to Dallas on Nov. 24 downed any hopes of a playoff berth and DE Mathias Kiwanuka says the team's expectations wasn't to be home by Christmas. "Obviously this is not the situation we wanted to find ourselves in,'' DE Mathias Kiwanuka said...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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