Osi Umenyiora Will Return To Falcons

Osi Umenyiora gets to stay in his city, and doesn’t have to take a paycut. The Atlanta Journal Constitution per the Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff is reporting that the veteran pass rusher will return to the Falcons in 2014. Umenyiora will return and no restructure of his contract is planned, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff. Also, defensive end Kroy Biermann will...
Via Thacover2
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons have decided to hold onto Osi Umenyiora

According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution,  the Falcons have decided to keep defensive end Osi Umenyiora even though he was unwilling to take a pay cut this offseason. Umenyiora will return and no restructure of his contract is planned, according to general manager Thomas Dimitroff. Also, defensive end Kroy Biermann will be back and there is no restructure...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Osi Umenyiora-Giants reunion possible if pass rusher becomes available

Osi Umenyiora’s current team wants him to take a pay cut before returning next season. But if things don’t work out and the Falcons cut him, the 32-year-old pass rusher wouldn’t mind a return to the team with which he won two Super Bowls. And the feeling might be mutual. Umenyiora would entertain an offer to return to the Giants -- and the Giants would at least investigate...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

The Atlanta Falcons are working to fix its atrocious lines

The 4-12 Atlanta Falcons were abysmal at protecting quarterback Matt Ryan along with bringing down the opposing QB’s, a problem that head coach Mike Smith, general manager Thomas Dimitroff, and owner Arthur Blank recognized and addressed as soon as the season ended by firing defensive line coach Ray Hamilton as well as offensive line coaches Pat Hill and Paul Dunn. Change seemed...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Osi Umenyiora squashes beef with New York Giants GM

Atlanta Falcons defensive end Osi Umenyiora does not leave New York in a bad cloud of dust. Over the years he and New York Giants general manager Jerry Reece have had more than their fair share of knock down drag out wars. Of course they were all over money. Now that everyone has moved on, Umenyiora told the New York Daily News that it was important for he and Jerry leave on positive...
Via Players View
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Giants Free Agency: Why We Can't Blame Osi Umenyiora for Recent Comments

Osi Umneyiora is expected to sign with the Atlanta Falcons today, signifying the end of his tenure with the New York Giants. Photo courtesy of AP Frank Gray BGB Editor The New York Giants seem to be moving on in life without Osi Umenyiora. The two-time Super Bowl winner for big blue hit free agency this off season and has made a complete 180 degree turn in his mentality...
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March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Osi Umenyiora:Winning a Super Bowl with Atlanta would be better than New York

Defensive end Osi Umenyiora is high on the Atlanta Falcons. So much so that he says that it would be special to help them win a Super Bowl. Please click here to read this story. The post Osi Umenyiora:Winning a Super Bowl with Atlanta would be better than New York appeared first on Players View.
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March 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Osi needs a team before winning an award

It was a week ago that free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora declared that he was going to win the Defensive Player of the Year award in the NFL for 2013. He is going to find out that it will be difficult to do so if he doesn’t lower his price tag. There are no specific reports as to how much Osi wants in a new deal, but he made it painfully obvious over the last few years that...
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March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Osi Umenyiora is engaged to former Miss Universe Leila Lopes

New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora has collected a lot of trophies throughout his career, including but not limited to two Super Bowl championships in the past five seasons. However, winning the Vince Lombardi trophy may not be the 31-year-old’s most impressive achievement. According to the NY Post, Umenyiora proposed to his girlfriend Leila Lopes last week over dinner...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 20, 2013  |  9 Comments

Umenyiora eyeing Miss Universe?

According to the New York gossip pages, Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora was spotted "hiding out" at a party for outgoing Miss Universe, Leila Lopes, on Monday.

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November 29, 2012  |  Discuss

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