Giants Rumors & News

  • Giants ticket prices remain unchanged for 2018

    New York Post "The Giants were not worth the price of admission during their dreadful 2017 season. Thankfully, the Giants will not ask their customers to pay any more money to watch them play in 2018. In a letter from owners John Mara and Steve Tisch, Giants season ticket holders were recently informed..." February 20

  • Fox is reportedly pushing for a stronger TNF schedule, might move some Sunday matchups to Thursday

    Awful Announcing "Whether Fox’s move to acquire rights to Thursday Night Football for the next five years at an estimated rate of $550 million per year is a good one or not may have a whole lot to do with how good the schedule is. TNF has taken a lot of criticism over the past few years for a weaker schedule than..." February 20

  • NFL Rumors: Who will get cut in 2018 among former Pro Bowl players?

    Sporting News "Plenty of talented veterans will be available in the current 2018 NFL free agency pool. But those players will soon get some big-time company on the open market from notable names cut by their teams to help save money under the salary cap. For some teams, cutting a former Pro Bowler or two make..." February 20

  • 5 priorities for Giants in free agency and NFL draft

    New York Daily News "In the blink of an eye the Giants are suddenly closer to the start of free agency than to the final game of their forgettable 2017 season. And that means critical decisions face new GM Dave Gettleman and head coach Pat Shurmur leading up to the NFL Draft in late April, where the Giants hold the..." February 18

  • Giants ask for delay in Eli Manning memorabilia fraud case

    Newsday "The Giants asked the New Jersey judge overseeing the civil lawsuit that accuses the team and quarterback Eli Manning of memorabilia fraud to delay the start of the trial until June 11. The trial is scheduled to begin March 26. The Giants, in their most recent court filings on Friday, say the..." February 17

  • Will Giants break the bank for free agent OL Andrew Norwell, a Dave Gettleman find?

    Newark Star-Ledger "All signs point to the Giants making a big run at Andrew Norwell. But how big? The Giants' No. 1 need in free agency is offensive linemen. The 26-year-old Norwell isn't just the top guard on the market: He is the top offensive lineman regardless of position. First-year Giants general..." February 17

  • Bills could be targeting Giants No. 2 pick in blockbuster trade

    247 Sports "Fourteen years ago, the New York Giants traded the No. 4 overall pick in the 2004 NFL Draft, their third-round pick, and first-round pick in the 2005 NFL Draft for the rights to Eli Manning, who the Los Angeles Chargers selected at No. 1 overall. Fourteen years later, the Giants could be back..." February 16

  • What would LT Ereck Flowers be worth in a trade? Giants' decision on contract option looms

    Newark Star-Ledger "As if the Giants didn't have enough tough decisions to make this offseason that could swing the 2018 season, don't forget the big one looming over 2019. In addition to hiring a new head coach and staff of assistants, determining whether to sign Odell Beckham Jr. to a long-term extension before..." February 15

  • In a league full of mobile quarterbacks, Pat Shurmur and Mike Shula must figure out how Giants can win without one

    New York Daily News "Mobility matters at the quarterback position more than ever in the NFL. Tom Brady is a glaring and all-time-great exception, but look at the majority of the league's top quarterbacks: Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson, Carson Wentz, Cam Newton, Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew Luck (when healthy) all..." February 15

  • Giants may release veteran wideout Brandon Marshall

    Clutch Points "The New York Giants endured a nightmare 2017 season by all accounts. However, it goes without saying that their issues stemmed from the slew of key injuries early on, especially with the receiving corps. Among the notable players whose season was cut short was wide receiver Brandon..." February 14

  • NFL free agency rumors: Who will get cut in 2018 among former Pro Bowl players?

    Sporting News "Plenty of talented veterans will be available in the current 2018 NFL free agency pool. But those players will soon get some big-time company on the open market from notable names cut by their teams to help save money under the salary cap. For some teams, cutting a former Pro Bowler or two make..." February 14

  • Report: Bengals sign tackle Bobby Hart

    Locked On Bengals "The Bengals signed an offensive lineman today! The team announced they agree to terms with Bobby Hart. Hart, drafted in the seventh round of the 2015 draft, has played in 33 NFL games. He started 21 games in three seasons for the Giants. Hart played 522 snaps during the 2017 season, which..." February 14

  • NFL Rumors: Baker Mayfield's style of play could be a perfect fit in Giants offense

    SNY TV "Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield would be a suitable option for the New York Giants in the upcoming NFL draft, Bucky Brooks of NFL.com wrote on Tuesday. Mayfield, who won the Heisman Trophy in 2017, started as a walk-on at Texas Tech before transferring to Oklahoma. The 22-year-old totaled 12,292..." February 14

  • NFL Rumors: Who will be most active teams in NFL Free Agency?

    Fanrag Sports "We’re roughly one month from the NFL‘s annual free-agent shopping spree, when — despite general managers’ best efforts to build rosters primarily through the draft — executives often cannot resist the temptation of landing splashy free agents. With Kirk Cousins, Ziggy Ansah, Le’Veon Bell and..." February 13

  • Giants Hiring Mike Shula As Offensive Coordinator

    NFL Trade Rumors "Kimberly Jones is reporting that the Giants have hired former Panthers OC Mike Shula as their new offensive coordinator. According to Jones, an official announcement is expected later today. Ian Rapoport confirms the news and adds that Shula is also expected to serve as the team’s QBs..." February 13

  • Giants failed to investigate Eli Manning memorabilia scam: suit

    New York Post "Giants co-owner John Mara testified that e-mails about Eli Manning’s alleged game-worn gear scheme were troubling enough that he would have investigated if he knew about them — but new court papers allege that the team’s in-house lawyer turned a blind eye to evidence against the star..." February 12

  • With Giants out on Kevin Stefanski, Pat Shurmur could turn to Darrell Bevell as next offensive coordinator

    New York Daily News "The Vikings were able to block the Giants from interviewing Minnesota QB coach Kevin Stefanski, 35, for the Giants’ offensive coordinator job, it seems, due to some unusual phrasing in the NFL’s Anti-Tampering Policy. Everyone knows it would be a promotion for Stefanski to move from coaching..." February 12

  • Giants denied permission to interview Vikings QB coach for OC job

    Sportsnaut "The Minnesota Vikings already lost their offensive coordinator from 2017, Pat Shurmur, to the New York Giants. Now, as Shurmur looks into filling his own staff in the Big Apple, he’s been shut down by his old team from pursuing a coach he’s familiar with. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the..." February 10

  • Pat Shurmur vote of confidence from someone who should know

    New York Post "Kyle Shurmur was 14 when his father began coaching the Browns. Maybe that was when and where the boy discovered the strength of character Pat Shurmur has carried through his football life all the way to head coach of the New York Football Giants. “The times in Cleveland were a little rough,”..." February 10

  • Long-time Giant Mark Herzlich wants to return after organization's overhaul

    Newark Star-Ledger "As soon as the Giants hired Pat Shurmur as head coach two weeks ago, linebacker Mark Herzlich contacted teammate Rhett Ellison for reconnaissance. "The first thing I did was call Rhett Ellison and I was like, 'Hey, tell me about him,' because Rhett knows," Herzlich said of Ellison, who played..." February 10

  • Giants Cut Bobby Hart From IR

    Pro Football Rumors "Bobby Hart‘s time in Giants limbo came to an end on Friday. The team jettisoned its former right tackle starter from injured reserve, Field Yates of ESPN.com tweets. The Giants waived Hart back in December, within hours of Dave Gettleman beginning his GM run, but the team waiving him with an..." February 09

  • Darrell Bevell On Giants’ OC Radar?

    Pro Football Rumors "John DeFilippo agreeing to become the Vikings’ OC looks to clear a path for Minnesota QBs coach Kevin Stefanski to join Pat Shurmur with the Giants. Shurmur will call the Giants’ plays next season, but after not hiring an OC during a rough first year with the 2011 Browns, the new Big Blue HC..." February 09

  • Giants Likely To Hire Vikings QBs Coach Kevin Stefanski As Offensive Coordinator

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Jason La Canfora, Vikings QBs coach Kevin Stefanski is likely to be hired as the Giants’ new offensive coordinator following the news that Minnesota is adding Eagles QBs coach John DeFilippo as their new offensive coordinator. A source tells Alex Marvez of the Sporting News that..." February 09

  • QB coach Stefanski will be OC for either Vikings or Giants in 2018

    Sporting News "Vikings quarterbacks coach Kevin Stefanski will be an NFL offensive coordinator in 2018. The only question is where. A source told Sporting News that Stefanski is the top target of new Giants head coach Pat Shurmur, who was the Vikings' offensive coordinator the past two..." February 08

  • Sportsbook has Giants favored to land Bill Belichick in 2019

    247 Sports "Bill Belichick is nowhere near the hot seat with the New England Patriots, but oddsmakers believe that he could choose to leave the Patriots in 2019, and according to their odds, the New York Giants are the favorites to land the storied head coach. BetDSI.eu recently released the odds on where..." February 07

  • Giants Place OT Bobby Hart On Injured Reserve

    NFL Trade Rumors " Field Yates reports that the Giants officially placed OT Bobby Hart on injured reserve Monday. Hart had been on waivers during the playoffs, so he didn’t technically clear waivers until today. Hart, 23, is a former seventh-round pick of the Giants back in 2015." February 06

  • Should the Giants give Odell Beckham an extension?

    Newark Star-Ledger "New Giants general manager Dave Gettleman will have to make some defining moves in his first months on the job. Gettleman already has decided to stick with starting quarterback Eli Manning for at least one more season. A major decision about the second pick is now less than three months away. And..." February 06

  • Source: Giants add two more to revamped coaching staff

    Sporting News "New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur has added two more members to his coaching staff. A source tells Sporting News that Deshea Townsend is being hired as assistant defensive backs coach and Ben Wilkerson is being named assistant offensive line coach for the Giants." February 05

  • Former Giants WR Victor Cruz: Dez Bryant still has plenty to offer, 'I think he retires as a Cowboy'

    Sports Day "Plenty of current and former NFL players have opinions on if Dez Bryant is still elite or not. Greg Jennings thinks Dez Bryant needs to take a pay cut. Former Cowboy DeMarcus Ware echoed similar sentiments. Jermichael Finley, who grew up with Bryant, said his days as a No. 1 receiver are over...." February 04

  • Giants' Odell Beckham on contract: 'It's that time just to get it over with'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. believes he has waited long enough for a contract extension. Beckham is hoping to receive long-term security this offseason as he prepares to enter the final year of his contract. "Hopefully to get it done," Beckham said of his mindset about the contract..." February 04

  • Pat Shurmur wins assistant coach of the year

    Giants "Pat Shurmur last night took time out from his new job to accept an accolade he earned in his former position. The Giants’ new head coach was cited as the Associated Press 2017 Assistant Coach of the Year at the NFL Honors show held on the University of Minnesota campus. Shurmur recently..." February 04

  • Darrell Bevell Reportedly Drawing Interest from Josh McDaniels, Giants, Vikings

    Bleacher Report "Former Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell is drawing interest from the Indianapolis Colts, New York Giants and Minnesota Vikings to fill their vacant offensive coordinator positions, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. In Indianapolis, Bevell would be working under Josh..." February 04

  • Beckham attempts to recruit Bell to Giants

    The Sports Daily "Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made the most of his appearance at the NFL Honors red carpet on Saturday, as he attempted to do some recruiting of sorts. Beckham apparently hung out with Le’Veon Bell for a bit at the event, as the Giants receiver posted a photo showing the two of them on..." February 04

  • Eli Manning: 'All indications are I will be back' playing QB for Giants

    USA Today "Eli Manning had his streak of consecutive starts snapped, dealt with a coaching change, and faced rumors that his time as a New York Giant may be coming to a close. On Friday, Manning addressed his future with the team, saying: “All indications are that I will be back and playing quarterback..." February 03

  • Sam Darnold: Giants would be an amazing opportunity for me

    247 Sports "Sam Darnold will not cause any kind of quarterback controversy if he is drafted by the New York Giants. In fact, Darnold would relish the opportunity to learn from and play behind Eli Manning should the opportunity arise. “I was at the Manning Passing Academy, it was a great opportunity for..." February 02

  • NFLPA: More concussion evaluations says we’re smarter about delivering care

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL announced last month that players were diagnosed with 281 concussions in 2017, which represented a new high since the league started tracking total concussions six years ago and was a number that NFL Chief Medical Officer Allen Sills called a “disappointment.” During a press conference..." February 02

  • Duce Staley ready to become offensive coordinator

    Pro Football Talk "Duce Staley could join the list of candidates to become the Giants’ offensive coordinator once the season ends. While he won’t talk about the Giants, the Eagles’ running backs coach confirms his eagerness to take the next step in his career as a coach. “It’s awesome to be mentioned as a..." February 01

  • Kevin Stefanski In “Strong Position” For Vikings’ OC Job, Giants Also Interested

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ben Goessling of the Star-Tribune, Vikings QBs coach Kevin Stefanski is in “strong position” to be the team’s new offensive coordinator. However, Goessling adds that Pat Shurmur is also interested in hiring Stefanski as his offensive coordinator with the Giants, which could factor..." January 31

  • Source: Giants hire ex-Chargers coordinator Hal Hunter to coach offensive line

    Newsday "The Giants don’t know who will playing on their reconfigured offensive line, but they now know who will be coaching them. Hal Hunter has been hired to coach the position group that general manager Dave Gettleman and head coach Pat Shurmur have put the most emphasis on improving in 2018. A..." January 31

  • Report: Fox paying $550 million a year for Thursdays

    Pro Football Talk "Here’s why Thursday Night Football isn’t going anywhere, anytime soon. According to John Ourand of Sports Business Daily, the winning bid submitted by Fox for the NFL’s Thursday Night Football package is worth $550 million a year. He also reports that the top Fox broadcast team of Joe Buck and..." January 31

  • The NFL Lost $30 Million In Ad Revenue Thanks To Plummeting TV Ratings in 2017

    Total Pro Sports "It has been an ongoing issue for two seasons now with the NFL losing viewers for various reasons. While many pointed to Colin Kaepernick and his stance to kneel during the National Anthem which caused hundreds of other players to follow suit, you’d also have to count in the fact that many people..." January 31

  • Fox reportedly near deal to win broadcast rights to Thursday Night Football

    Awful Announcing "Scott Soshnick and Lucas Shaw of Bloomberg report that Fox is close to a deal for the broadcast rights to Thursday Night Football. Fox’s Thursday Night Football bid is reportedly higher than the $45 million per game price ($450 million over 10 games) that CBS and NBC combined to pay last..." January 31

  • Former Panthers star warns Giants about new GM Dave Gettleman: 'Your problem now'

    Sporting News "Former Panthers star DeAngelo Williams, who once called Dave Gettleman a "snake," warned Giants players their new GM can be cold and impersonal. “He’s your problem now,” Williams told WFAN radio in Minneapolis Tuesday. “That’s exactly what I’d tell them. For the vet players that are there now,..." January 30

  • Roger Goodell: NFL is prepared for legalized gambling

    Sportsnaut "The NBA might very well be fully supportive of legalized sports gambling around the United States, but that doesn’t mean the NFL will fall in line. The league has consistently opposed any expansion of legalized sports gambling, something that’s not going to change any time soon. But NFL..." January 30

  • Odell Beckham Jr. is training with buddy Johnny Manziel again

    New York Daily News "Odell Beckham is teaming up with Johnny Manziel again. The former Browns quarterback, who last played in the NFL in 2015, tweeted a clip of himself throwing a football to Beckham inside a training facility with the caption, "Deadly combination." Tagged in the tweet was Jamal Liggin,..." January 30

  • Giants retain assistant coaches Craig Johnson and Lunda Wells: source

    New York Daily News "Giants head coach Pat Shurmur is true to his word. Shurmur said at his press conference on Friday that he wanted to keep some of the current Giants assistants on his staff, and on Sunday he did just that. Running backs coach Craig Johnson will return in the same role and assistant offensive..." January 29

  • Roger Goodell 'concerned' about NFL catch rule

    NFL.com "The confounding catch rule is the bane of many football fans' existence. Count NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as one of those perturbed viewers fixated on simplifying and clarifying the rule this offseason. "I'm not just somewhat concerned. I am concerned," Goodell told FOX Sports' Colin..." January 29

  • How much do Super Bowl commercials cost in 2018?

    Sporting News "Super Bowl 52, also known as Super Bowl LII, is set for Sunday, Feb. 4, at U.S. Bank Stadium, home of the Minnesota Vikings since the 2016 season. The game will be the first Super Bowl hosted by Minnesota since Super Bowl XXVI on Jan. 26, 1992. This year it's the Eagles vs. the Patriots, but..." January 29

  • NFL Pro Bowl ratings up 28% from last year

    247 Sports "The NFL's decision to move the Pro Bowl to an afternoon slot paid dividends when it comes to the game's ratings. A considerable amount of people tuned into watch this year's Pro Bowl than in 2017, as the league decided to kickoff their all-start game this past Sunday at 3:00 p.m. The Pro Bowl..." January 29

  • Which quarterbacks will be released or traded?

    Sporting News "Free agency and quarterbacks normally are not words used together, but this year could be different, as a few passers should make their way to the open market. Here we look at some of the top quarterback free agents and players who could be released or traded in 2018. Kirk Cousins,..." January 29

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