Archive for the ‘New York Giants’ Category

Former Giants coach McAdoo takes shots at ex-foes, players

Friday, July 13th, 2018

Speaking publicly for the first time Thursday since he was fired last December, former New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo still sounded very much like a fan of the club. According to a report by the New York Post's Paul Schwartz, McAdoo likes New York's offseason so much, he has some serious aspirations for the club. "I think they're gonna win the division," said McAdoo, who just turned 41 and is spending this offseason in Florida, out of football.

Giants, Redskins make picks in NFL’s supplemental draft

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Giants have spent a 2019 third-round draft pick on Western Michigan cornerback Sam Beal, and Washington has selected Virginia Tech cornerback Adonis Alexander in the sixth round Wednesday. New York will surrender its third

TSA Apologizes To NY Giants Player For Spilling Mom’s Ashes During Bag Search

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Since it appeared that someone had opened the container of ashes Francis put in his checked baggage, TSA said it would investigate further. “A TSA officer discovered the unidentified object was an opened, unmarked ceramic container, wrapped in aluminum foil inside a small bag,” the statement continued. “The TSA officer completed screening of the checked bag, clearing it to continue to its destination.

Just awful: Giants’ A.J. Francis says TSA spilled his mother’s ashes in luggage

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Defensive tackle A.J. Francis, now with the New York Giants, says TSA agents spilled his mother’s cremated remains inside his luggage. If you travel with any regularity, chances are, you have a story about a negative interaction with a member of the Transportation Security Administration, or TSA. Don’t get us wrong: TSA does an important job, helping to make sure our air travel is as safe as possible.

Watch Saquon Barkley Carry a Heavy Trap Bar Up a Hill Like It’s Nothing

Monday, July 9th, 2018

LeBron James may possess the ultimate athlete body, but NFL rookie running back Saquon Barkley might be closing in on him at a rapid pace. Saquon Barkley is unreal pic.twitter.com/ql69zGIvXD — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) July 8, 2018 The New York

Former NFL defensive lineman Barry Cofield arrested for heroin possession, assault of an officer

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Former Washington Redskins and New York Giants defensive lineman Barry Cofield was arrested in an Orlando suburb after falling asleep at the wheel of his car, fleeing police and being found with heroin in his possession. According to Michael Williams of the Orlando Sentinel, Cofield was found passed out at the wheel of his SUV in Lake Mary, Fla. with his foot on the brake of the vehicle and the stoplight having run several cycles without the car moving. After being awaken, Cofield slammed the accelerator led police in a pursuit that concluded with Cofield ramming a police car as it attempted to block him in.

NFL notebook: Giants’ Jenkins laments friend’s death

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins wrote Thursday that it "hurts my heart" to know that family friend and music producer Roosevelt Rene died at his residence. Jenkins' brother, William, was charged with aggravated manslaughter in the incident at the home in Fair Lawn, N.J. The two allegedly got in a physical altercation that led to the death of the 25-year-old Rene, who also goes by Trypps Beats. Janoris Jenkins was in Florida -- where he lives most of the offseason -- at the time of Rene's death.

NFL notebook: Giants’ Jenkins laments friend’s death

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins wrote Thursday that it "hurts my heart" to know that family friend and music producer Roosevelt Rene died at his residence. Jenkins' brother, William, was charged with aggravated manslaughter in the incident at the home in Fair Lawn, N.J. The two allegedly got in a physical altercation that led to the death of the 25-year-old Rene, who also goes by Trypps Beats. Janoris Jenkins was in Florida -- where he lives most of the offseason -- at the time of Rene's death.

NFL notebook: Giants’ Jenkins laments friend’s death

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins wrote Thursday that it "hurts my heart" to know that family friend and music producer Roosevelt Rene died at his residence. Jenkins' brother, William, was charged with aggravated manslaughter in the incident at the home in Fair Lawn, N.J. The two allegedly got in a physical altercation that led to the death of the 25-year-old Rene, who also goes by Trypps Beats. Janoris Jenkins was in Florida -- where he lives most of the offseason -- at the time of Rene's death.

Janoris Jenkins speaks on death of friend killed in his home: ‘It hurts my heart’

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins posted a statement on Instagram on Thursday, his first public words since the death of his friend, 25-year-old Roosevelt Rene, a music producer known as Trypps Beatz. Jenkins’ older brother, William Jenkins, has been charged with manslaughter in Rene’s death. Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins released a statement after the death of his friend, music producer Roosevelt Rene.