Weekly Rewind: New York Giants who should step up in 2014, offensive playmakers needed and more

Here are some of this week’s best posts about the New York Giants, the upcoming NFL Draft and more: - 5 New York Giants who should see their roles expand in 2014 (READ) - Check out these sick uniform redesigns for the Giants (READ) - New York Giants need to draft offensive playmakers (READ) - Deciphering the information about Eli Manning’s surgery (READ) - Giants sign QB Josh...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eli Manning: Reason to Worry?

Does Eli Manning need to worry about his starting spot in New York? (via Fan Duel) On Wednesday, quarterback Josh Freeman signed a one-year contract with the New York Giants. Last season was a circus for both Freeman and the Giants, as Freeman was let go by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in October after a falling out with then head coach Greg Schiano. He then signed with the Minnesota...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants sign Josh Freeman despite shaky career

The New York Giants unexpectedly began targeting a quarterback and out of the blue signed Josh Freeman, according to SB Nation. The once-thought future franchise quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Freeman struggled with a myriad of injuries in his five-year career in the NFL.Freeman, a first-round pick of the 2009 NFL Draft for the Buccaneers, started 56 games for the team...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Josh Freeman Signs One-Year Deal With G-Men

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ promising quarterback Josh Freedman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants – Mandatory Credit: Brian Snyder/Reuters Ex-Buccaneers-Vikings’ quarterback Josh Freeman has found a new home. According to FOX Sports NFL Insider Mike Garafolo, and ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan, Freeman has reportedly agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the New...
Via The Sports Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Garafolo: QB Freeman agrees with Giants

Josh Freeman is joining the New York Giants. FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo reported Wednesday morning that the QB and the Giants had agreed to a deal. Freeman split time last season with the Buccaneers and the Vikings. He was cut by the Bucs following Week 7 and later joined the Vikings, only to play one game with Minnesota. He'll join the third team of his career as...
Via Fox Sports North
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking: New York Giants sign veteran backup quarterback

While the New York Giants have had arguably the best haul in free agency, on Wednesday they showed they weren’t quite done yet. Done deal with the Giants and QB Josh Freeman. He's agreed to terms, per source. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) April 16, 2014 Freeman was with the Vikings for a bit last year after a messy break up with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The former Kansas...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Freeman and New York Giants close in on contract

The next act of quarterback Josh Freeman’s career will most likely play out in New York. According to ESPN, Freeman is set to ink a deal with the Giants as they work through Eli Manning’s ankle injury. Freeman enthusiasts should not get their hopes up as the 26-year-old has a very minimal opportunity to see any real time. Manning will be fine and barring a dire turn of events...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Giants agree to terms with Josh Freeman

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Ebenezer Samuel of the New York Daily News,  the Giants and former Buccaneers and Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman are working towards getting a contract done. Just got confirmation from another source. Josh Freeman and Giants are definitely moving towards a deal as we speak...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Best bargain NFL free agents still available

All too often, front offices around the NFL try so hard to scoop up what they think are the missing pieces to their Super Bowl puzzle on the open market that they wind up bending over backwards for overpriced big-name free agents that fail to live up to expectations. Unfortunately for these teams and their fans, dishing out loads of money in free agency rarely leads to championships...
Via Gridiron Grit
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Flynn and Josh Freeman to Workout for NYG

The much rumored workouts of both Josh Freeman and Matt Flynn with the New York Giants has become a reality. Both men have landed in New York and plan to work out with the Giants tomorrow. The need for another arm comes at the heels of Giants starting quarterback Eli Manning being sidelined this offseason by an ankle surgery. The Giants are simply just looking for a veteran arm to...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants Rumor: QB Josh Freeman may work out for New York next week

Former Kansas State quarterback and first-round draft pick, Josh Freeman could make the trip to East Rutherford, NJ next week to work out for the New York Giants. Freeman was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers mid-season last year, before being picked up by the Minnesota Vikings.Although nothing has been officially set up, Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report has said the work out could...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
6 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: QB Josh Freeman works out for Team

The New York Giants already have their quarterback. Eli Manning is the unquestioned leader of this team, but the backup position is still up for grabs. Curtis Painter didn’t play very well in limited time last year and Ryan Nassib didn’t see much time as a rookie. Eli has been Mr. Durable over his career, but had ankle surgery this offseason so the necessity for a serviceable...
Via Standing O Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New York Giants to hold workout for QB Josh Freeman

Just one day after news broke about New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning undergoing arthroscopic surgery to repair his injured left ankle, Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman reports the team will hold a workout for former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman. Source tells me Josh Freeman will work out next week for the Giants. Maybe as early as Tuesday...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Would Josh Freeman be a good fit on the Bears?

With the Bears possibly searching for a backup quarterback, would Josh Freeman be a good option? Freeman worked out for the Bears over the weekend and with Josh McCown having departed to Tampa Bay, the only backup behind Jay Cutler right now is Jordan Palmer, who hasn't had much experience the last couple years. Freeman, a former starter with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, found...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Workout Quarterback Josh Freeman

(AP Photo) Per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Chicago Bears worked out free agent quarterback Josh Freeman today: Interesting… the #Bears worked out QB Josh Freeman today. Have not signed him yet. I believe that’s his first workout of free agency — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 7, 2014 The Bears could be in the market for a backup quarterback. Their backup in 2013, Josh...
Via Down and Distance
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Freeman Has Visit With Bears

Just a short time ago, Josh Freeman was in high demand. Now that Greg Schiano ran him out of Tampa and he disappointed with the Vikings, he hopes to land on a new team. Today he visited the Chicago Bears: QB Josh Freeman visited the Bears today. — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 7, 2014 While he would certainly not be the starter in Chicago, it might not be a bad move...
Via BlackSportsOnline
12 days ago  |  Discuss

With The 8th Pick In The NFL Draft, The Minnesota Vikings Select...

After a 2012 that saw decent play from quarterback Christian Ponder and a historic season from Adrian Peterson that led the Minnesota Vikings to the Playoffs.However, 2013 was a different story.  The Vikings finished 5-10-1 with okay play out of their defense, but poor quarterback play to the point where Josh Freeman got a start and played absolutely awful.While they lost Jared...
Via Football Nation
13 days ago  |  Discuss

10 best NFL free agents still available

All too often, front offices around the NFL try so hard to scoop up what they think are the missing pieces to their Super Bowl puzzle on the open market that they wind up bending over backwards for overpriced big-name free agents that fail to live up to expectations. Unfortunately for these teams and their fans, dishing out loads of money in free agency rarely leads to championships...
Via Gridiron Grit
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders Have The “Most Interest” In QB Matt Schaub, Josh Freeman Still An Option

  Jerry McDonald reports that the Oakland Raiders have the “most interest” in Texans QB Matt Schaub. Vic Tafur adds that the Raiders are waiting to see what happens with Schaub as of now. According to Tafur, the Raiders are also interested in QB Josh Freeman. Schaub, 32, still has three years remaining on his five-year, $66.15 million contract. The Texans owe him a base...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings eyeing Ryan Mallet trade

The Minnesota Vikings have been looking for direction at quarterback but they’ve done nothing but get lost. From Christian Ponder to Matt Cassel, Josh Freeman and beyond, the Vikings haven’s had direction at quarterback since Brett Favre gave them a miracle season in 2009. Since then, the Vikings have struggled to find a quarterback but they remain determined to find one. This...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders Notes: Josh Freeman, Terrelle Pryor, Menelik Watson

  Josh Freeman During a chat session on Tuesday, Scott Bair of CSNBayArea mentioned that he believes Josh Freeman could be under center as the Raiders starting quarterback in 2014. This idea was floated Paul Gutierrez of a little over a week ago, so it appears as though this could be something to watch during free agency. Gutierrez mentioned that Freeman’s best seasons...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Could Josh Freeman actually make sense for the Oakland Raiders?

The Oakland Raiders do not have a clear answer at the quarterback position. Yesterday I wrote about the need to bring in a free agent passer to help step up the competition in training camp. Even if the Raiders draft a quarterback and keep both guys they have on their roster from last season, they can afford another arm in camp (sorry Trent Edwards but here’s to hoping you get...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

What do the Minnesota Vikings need in a Quarterback in 2014?

With Josh Freeman a free agent, and Matt Cassel voiding his contract last week, the Minnesota Vikings are down to just one quarterback on the roster…Christian Ponder. While they may still try and resign either Freeman or Cassel, the Vikings are in an unenviable position when it comes to quarterback. They could try and go after one of the free agent quarterbacks, although it is...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Can the Minnesota Vikings answer the 100 million dollar question that looms ahead?

As of today the Minnesota Vikings have three quarterbacks on their roster. By March 11th that number could be as low as zero. Josh Freeman is an unrestricted free agent this year and unless something completely out of the blue happens, there is no way he is on the Vikings next season. Matt Cassel has until the end of the week to decide whether or not he wants to void his contract...
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February 04, 2014  |  2 Comments

Josh Freeman & Mark Sanchez Potential Options For The Raiders?

Paul Gutierrez of writes that one “wildcard” to watch in regarding to the Raiders quarterback position is impending free agent Josh Freeman. Gutierrez points out that Freeman’s best seasons in the NFL have come under current Raiders OC Greg Olson who was with him in Tampa Bay. Freeman is coming off of a tumultuous season to say the least. After essentially being...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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