In his tenure with the Giants, punter Steve Weatherford always had a smile on his face, always gave it his all, and never had a bad thing to say about anything or anybody. Unfortunately, the likable philanthropist, who gave countless hours of his time to various causes around the metropolitan area, found himself as one [...]
Kicker Chris Boswell, signed to fill in for the injured Josh Brown who should return to action a week from Sunday, accounted for all of the Giants scoring with four field goal attempts in New York’s 12-9 win over the New England Patriots in the 2015 preseason finale. With the win, the New York Giants [...]
At the start of training camp, Giants co-owner urged Jason Pierre-Paul, the team’s absent franchise player, to “come home.” Apparently, Pierre-Paul, injured in a July 4 fireworks accident, is ready to do just that. ESPN’s Dan Graziano, citing a source, reported that the 26-year-old Pierre-Paul, who lost his right index finger in a July 4 [...]
The Turk has taken Weatherford Wednesdays UPDATE
The Giants have found their replacement punter in the Steelers' Brad Wing.
Steelers traded Brad Wing to the Giants for a late-round draft pick, according to a source
— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) September 4, 2015
The 24 year old Austrailian punter was originally signed as an undrafted free agent out of LSU by the Philadelphia Eagles, but played his rookie year in Pittsburgh. Heading into the preseason finale, he averaged 49.1 yards per punt, and landed 4 of his 11 punts inside the 20 yard line. The first of the Giants' cuts is a...
There are plenty of surprises in the final roster projection. The preseason is complete. NFL teams now have until 4 p.m. ET on Saturday to trim their rosters to the 53-man regular season limit. Rosters were at 75 players for the final preseason game. Your New York Giants have a number of interesting decisions to make. Who will stay and who will go? After what transpired in Thursday's 12-9 victory over the New England Patriots, and with some of the injuries the Giants need to work around, projecting this 53-man roster is incredibly difficult.
Quarterbacks (2) Eli Manning, Ryan...