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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 took a large pay cut for the Giants

Defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka agreed to a take a large pay cut in order to help the Giants free up over $2 million of cap room. As @RVacchianoNYDN said, Mathias Kiwanuka restructured his contract with #NYG. Took a $2.175M pay cut and created $2.05M in 2014 cap space. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) March 17, 2014 Kiwanuka clearly knows testing free agency right now would not...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mathias Kiwanuka on mounting tension within the New York Giants

The New York Giants don’t exist outside of their own supporters. They are a forgotten team among mainstream NFL fans that have not been given a reason to be excited about them for quite some time. Please click here to read this story. The post Mathias Kiwanuka on mounting tension within the New York Giants appeared first on Players View.
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants resctructure Mathias Kiwanuka’s contract

According to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants have restructured the contract of linebacker/defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka. Giants linebacker/defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka signed a simple restructure of his contract last Thursday, converting an already guaranteed $1.5 million portion of his 2013 base salary to a signing bonus. Kiwanuka will not lose any...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 25, 2013  |  1 Comment

Jerry Jones agrees with Giants' Kiwanuka

Jerry Jones has no problem with what New York Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka said about the Cowboys owner during a New York radio interview last Thursday. Jones couldnt argue with Kiwanuka because the defender was correct in his assessment. Last month, Jones encouraged fans during training camp to travel to Cowboys Stadium and watch the Cowboys beat the Giants butts. Kiwanuka...
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September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones Responds To Mathias Kiwanuka’s Whupping Your Ass Comments

The back and forth between the NY Giants and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been relentless. Yesterday Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka fired another shot when stated “the Giants have been whupping the Cowboys ass for a long time now.” reported that today Jerry Jones responded to Kiwanuka, and sounded a little humbled. “I agree with him, and the only thing I’m...
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants' Kiwanuka fires back at Jerry Jones

The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants season opener is less than a week away, but the trash talking between the two teams is already in mid-season form. After Jerry Jones spoke earlier in the preseason about just how bad he wanted to "beat the Giants asses" to the fans visiting training camp in Oxnard, Calif., Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka decided on Thursday to...
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August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

The New York Giants extend OLB/DE Mathias Kiwanuka. Is Osi on the block?

Another New York Giant gets a new deal and it’s another Giant whose name is not Osi Umenyiora. The team extended defensive switch hitter Mathias Kiwanuka to a three year deal year that is worth nearly $15 million dollars. Osi Umenyiora expressed to the New York Daily News that he’s taking it all in stride. Please click the link below to read the rest of this article and watch...
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April 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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