Archive for the ‘New York Giants’ Category

Report: Giants axe three equipment staffers previously involved in memorabilia case

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

The New York Giants have parted ways with three members of their locker room and equipment staff that were involved in the Eli Manning fake memorabilia lawsuit, according to Jordan Raanan and Darren Rovell of ESPN.com. Edward and Joseph Skiba and Ed Wagner Jr. were let go by the Giants, per the report. Joseph was the team’s equipment director, Edward, was the assistant equipment manager and Wagner was the equipment/locker room manager.

Eli Apple embarrassed by 2017 antics, ready to move forward

Monday, May 21st, 2018

New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple is ready to move on from his rough 2017 NFL season. Now all that appears to be water under the bridge, with Apple saying he is remorseful for his actions. Of course," Apple said of the way his season ended.

Giants CB Eli Apple trying to make the most of second chance

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Eli Apple is vowing to mend his ways after being given a second chance by the New York Giants. The 22-year-old cornerback who was the 10th pick in the 2016 draft on Monday promised to be a better player, a better person, and a better teammate as the Giants start a rebuilding process under new coach Pat Shurmur after a 3-13 season. It was a year Apple would like to forget, both on and off the field.

Fantasy Football Booms/Busts 2018: The New York Giants

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Fantasy owners who step up to the mic and select Saquon Barkley probably won’t be disappointed. As the mercury rises and we inch closer to the open of training camps, our resident fantasy football sickos, Brad Evans and Liz Loza, will profile their favorite booms/busts of every NFL team. After a disastrous 2017, the Giants are poised to rebound in a major way.

Report: Beckham Jr. to attend Giants’ OTAs

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. will continue to be involved in the New York Giants' voluntary offseason program as the team heads into OTAs, according to ESPN's Josina Andersen. "I'm told #Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. (ankle) will attend voluntary OTA's, per source. The #Giants begin Phase 3 of the offseason conditioning program Monday, May 21st.

Saquon Barkley’s Legs Are Entirely Too Big

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Saquon Barkley, the uber-talented former Penn State running back the New York Giants selected No. 2 overall in last month's NFL Draft, is built like a statue. He's listed at 6-feet, 233 pounds, and almost half of that looks like it's stored in his legs

Settlement reached in Giants, Manning memorabilia fraud case

Monday, May 14th, 2018

Three sports memorabilia collectors who accused New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning of providing bogus ''game-worn'' equipment that was sold to unsuspecting fans settled their lawsuit against the Super Bowl-winning quarterback on Monday, days before the case was scheduled to go to trial. A spokesman for the defendants, a group that included Manning, the Giants, two equipment managers and Steiner Sports, the company with whom Manning is under contract to provide game-worn jerseys and helmets for sale, said Monday night a settlement had been reached to resolve the claims. Plaintiffs Eric Inselberg, Michael Jakab and Sean Godown had sought triple the amount of their alleged losses - which totaled less than $20,000 combined - for buying two helmets billed as worn by Manning.

Report: Settlement reached in Eli Manning, New York Giants memorabilia fraud suit

Monday, May 14th, 2018

A settlement has been reached in the Eli Manning, New York Giants memorabilia fraud lawsuit on Monday. The New York Giants and quarterback Eli Manning have settled a lawsuit accusing them of selling bogus “game-worn” equipment to collectors, according to an ESPN report on Monday night. “[Plaintiffs] Eric Inselberg, Michael Jakab and Sean Godown have resolved all claims in their pending litigation against the New York Giants, Eli Manning, John Mara, William Heller, Joseph Skiba, Edward Skiba and Steiner Sports, in accordance with a confidential settlement agreement reached today,” attorney’s for both sides said in a joint statement on Monday.

Settlement reached in Eli Manning memorabilia fraud lawsuit

Monday, May 14th, 2018

Three sports memorabilia collectors who accused New York Giants?quarterback? Eli Manning of providing bogus "game-worn" equipment that was sold to unsuspecting fans settled their lawsuit against the Super Bowl-winning quarterback on Monday, days before the case was scheduled to go to trial. A spokesman for the defendants, a group that included Manning, the Giants, two equipment managers and Steiner Sports, the company with whom Manning is under contract to provide game-worn jerseys and helmets for sale, said Monday night that a settlement had been reached to resolve the claims.

Source: Settlement reached in Eli Manning memorabilia fraud lawsuit

Monday, May 14th, 2018

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has settled a lawsuit that accused him of selling bogus "game-worn'' equipment to unsuspecting collectors as part of a long-running scam, a source confirmed to ESPN's Darren Rovell. Eric Inselberg filed the lawsuit in 2014, saying two helmets purchased by Inselberg and two other plaintiffs -- including one purportedly used by Manning during the Giants' 2007-2008 Super Bowl season -- were bogus. Inselberg said photographic experts using a technique called "photomatching'' could not find evidence that the helmets were ever used in games.