Giants' Rodgers-Cromartie draws positives from the Patriots loss

Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie believes the defense made significant progress in Week 10. YardbarkerThe New York Giants lost a close one in the final seconds to the undefeated New England Patriots in Week 10, but cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie believes that the defense is headed in the right direction for the final six games."I felt great about [Sunday's defensive...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers can't make it two straight, fall at home to Giants

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans (13) can't reach as pass from quarterback Jameis Winston as he is tied up by New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (41) during the fourth quarter. Phelan M. Ebenhack APTAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Eli Manning threw for 213 yards and two touchdowns, helping the first-place New York Giants rebound from last week's road debacle...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants' Rodgers-Cromartie has no explanation for defensive struggles

The Giants' defense looks on as Drew Brees throws another touchdown pass. He has seven in the Giants' Week 8 52-49 loss to the Saints. Derek E. Hingle USA TODAY SportsWith an interception and a forced fumble, New York Giants defensive back Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was arguably the team's only plus performer in the Giants' 52-49 Week 8 loss to the New Orleans Saints. After the...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Giants' DRC delivers big hit to force another defensive TD

Giants cornerback Trumaine McBride (38) return a fumble jarred loose by Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie for a 63-yard touchdown. Butch Dill AP ImageIn Week 8, New York Giants cornerback Rodgers-Cromartie delivered a crushing hit to jar the ball loose, and Giants cornerback Trumaine McBride did the rest, returning the fumble 63 yards for a touchdown. **PINBALL PICK-6...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

The New York Giants Ride Their Defense and Special Teams in NFC East Showdown

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie #41 of the New York Giants makes his second interception of the day against the Dallas Cowboys during their game at MetLife Stadium. (Mandatory Credit:ESPN/Getty Images) The New York Giants picked up their first win against the Dallas Cowboys since 2012 on Sunday. This game was a must win for the Giants, as they took advantage of a dinged up Cowboys team...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin not happy with Rodgers-Cromartie's celebration on way to end zone (VIDEO)

Tom Coughlin was more than happy to see Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie pick off a Matt Cassel pass and take it into the end zone Sunday.  But the head coach wasn’t exactly thrilled with how Rodgers-Cromartie held the ball up high in celebration 45 yards from the goal line while a bunch of Cowboys were still giving chase down the sideline. DRC started celebrating...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Run DRC get's tricky at 40-yard line before scoring for Giants

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie starts his starts pick-6 highstep at near-Deion distance. William Perlman USA TODAY SportsIn the New York Giants' Week 7 game against the Dallas Cowboys, cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie changed the game with a 58-yard interception returned for a touchdown. His decision to celebrate with 40 yards to go after just crossing the 50-yard line probably...
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October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants' Rodgers-Cromartie says he was misdiagnosed with a concussion

It will take a lot to take Giants corner Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie off the field as the team enters Week 6 short-handed in the secondary. Steven Ryan USA TODAY SportsThe NFL is not taking any chances in 2015 -- if a player suffers a big hit around the head area or shows any signs of a potential concussion, he must go through the proper protocol. New York Giants corner Dominique...
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October 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles' Huff: Giants CB Rodgers-Cromartie takes plays off

Eagles wide receiver Josh Huff provided some bulletin board material for Giants corner Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. William Perlman USA TODAY SportsPhiladelphia Eagles wide receiver Josh Huff is looking forward to matching up against New York Giatns corner Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie in Week 6."If he is locked in once he gets going, once the game starts, he is pretty much one of...
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October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants QB Eli Maning Throws A Block To Help Spring Running Back

Towards the end of the first half Dallas fans got to see how much Tony Romo wants to win when he didn't even try to tackle Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie after he recovered a Cole Beasley fumble. Yeah, Romo is kind of brittle and the team needs him to remain healthy, but it would have been nice to stop a touchdown run too.In the second half Giants fans got a chance to see how much Eli...
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September 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is the Giants’ best free agent signing in a decade

New York Giants fans are excited about their free agent signings this year. Linebackers J.T. Thomas and Jonathan Casillas are expected to compete for starting roles, while playmakers Shane Vereen and Dwayne Harris look to add another dimension to the offense and special teams. Let’s take a look at the most notable free agent signings of the last ten years, focusing on the players...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Gave Landon Collins Jersey Number for Free

When a rookie enters the NFL or a prized free agent signs with another franchise, it’s common to hear of a teammate holding a jersey number hostage. But when New York Giants first-round pick Landon Collins went to cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and asked for No. 21, the veteran ignored tradition and gave it up for free. According to Jordan Ranaan of, after a failed...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Rodgers-Cromartie out to change perception after injury plagued 2014

If you ask New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, his first season with the team was a failure. After being brought in on a five-year, $39 million contract to serve as the team's shutdown cornerback, injuries limited Giants fans from seeing everything that Rodgers-Cromartie has to offer. The result was an array of game tape that Rodgers-Cromartie does not want to...
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie feels new defense is 'cornerback-friendly'

In late April, Nat Berhe took a vested shot at former New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell in an effort to praise new defensive boss Steve Spagnuolo. Berhe, a second year safety, only played 32 defensive snaps in 2014--however interesting they may have been, his comments didn't pick up much traction. On Monday following the Giants' OTAs practice, cornerback Dominique...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rodgers-Cromartie: If you know anything about Spags, you know his defenses get after it

The Giants are back for the start of the offseason workouts, and they are excited about some of the changes made in the offseason. Although the offensive players will be greeting a familiar coaching staff, most of the defensive players will be meeting new defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo for the first time. During his first stint as Giants’ defensive coordinator, a position...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ringless Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie mocks Eagles for having no rings

New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rogers-Cromartie needs to fire whatever brain cells he has that are in charge of public relations, because this is one of the dumbest things I’ve ever seen. Here’s a photo that a Giants fan (who is famous apparently for wearing license plates to home games) posted on Twitter this week: Hanging with The Prince of NY and @drc_two1 tonight....
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants players troll Eagles fans for never winning Super Bowl

New York Giants cornerbacks Prince Amukamara and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie didn't wait until Sunday night to send a message to Eagles fans — and they did it via Twitter.In the tweet below, which was reportedly taken on Tuesday night, Rodgers-Cromartie and Amukamara point out to Eagles fans the number of Super Bowl titles the team has — zero.Hanging with The Prince of NY and...
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October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

What The New York Giants Should Expect From Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie This Season?

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie with the Denver Broncos in 2013   This offseason, the New York Giants signed cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to help strengthen a spotty Giants defense which allowed 383 total points, surrendering about 24 points a game. Without a doubt, this team needed to make transactions on the defensive side of the ball. With the Rodgers-Cromartie signing...
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Has Batman, Superman Cleats (Photo)

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie signed with the New York Giants in the offseason, and even proclaimed that he’d like to make the Big Apple his long-term home. The sixth-year cornerback will have to get used to playing in the New York spotlight if he hopes to do so, and judging by his cleat collection, he’ll fit right in. His incredible “Alter Ego” footwear selection features...
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Eli Manning feeling 100 percent: ‘I could play tomorrow’

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who had ankle surgery, is confident enough to say he could play in a game tomorrow. “Yeah, 100 percent, yeah,” Manning said Monday to The Star-Ledger. “I don’t think about it, I don’t notice it. I go about practice and do everything and they’re not even worried about it. It hasn’t been an issue and there’s no question I could...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants release S Will Hill after suspension

The New York Giants announced Monday that they have released safety Will Hill. Hill, who played in 24 games with 10 starts for the team over the past two seasons, was signed by the Giants as a free agent in 2012. On Friday, the NFL announced that Hill would be suspended without pay for the first six games of the 2014 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants Top 10 of 2014: Which free-agent acquisition ranks at No. 5?

The New York Giants’ offense was atrocious in 2013, but it was hard to ignore the need to bolster the secondary entering the offseason this winter. So the Giants went ahead and did the unconventional: they locked up the top cornerback on the market in former Bronco Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. Though Rodgers-Cromartie fielded offers from many of the NFL teams seeking help in their...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Examining the salary cap

Over the past week the New York Giants draft class have officially begun signings. From the start of free agency the Giants budget has always been the center of attention. This year they were able to make decent picks based on the $133 million they had to spend. At the moment the Giants have $3,900,091 left in their salary cap. They have yet to sign Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Trindon...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Antrel Rolle on Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: “He Needs to Show How Good He Can Be”

The New York Giants revamped their secondary this offseason by brining in Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond. Safety Antrel Rolle is looking forward to having some help in that unit, and thinks the Giants could have one of, if not the best secondary in the league next year. Rolle told Newsday he believes Rodgers-Cromartie can be the best corner in the league, all he...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

An In-Depth Look at the Giants FA Signings: Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

When I first heard the Giants were looking at Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie I was scared and admittedly a little bit excited. I had read reports that DRC had turned down a six-year $54 million deal from the Broncos, albeit without knowing the exact details of the contract. For that kind of money, there is no way the Giants could bring DRC in, especially considering the kind of money...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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