Archive for the ‘New York Giants’ Category

The Latest: Calais Campbell chosen NFL Man of the Year

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Jackson's spectacular season drew all 50 votes from a nationwide panel of media members who regularly cover the league. Baltimore's All-Pro set an NFL record for yards rushing by a quarterback (1,206) and led an offense that compiled more yards on the ground (3,296) than any in league history. The Ravens won their final 12 games of the regular season to finish at 14-2, the league's best mark.

Hill pretends to urinate on field during pregame intros

Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill dropped to his knees and pretended to urinate like a dog on the field when being introduced at the start of the AFC championship game against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. It was reminiscent of what Mississippi receiver Elijah Moore was flagged for in a college game against Mississippi State on Thanksgiving. Moore pretended to urinate in the end zone after scoring a potential tying touchdown in the final minute of the Egg Bowl.

Report: QB Rivers moves to Florida

Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Quarterback Philip Rivers, his wife and their nine children have left Southern California and settled in Florida, ESPN reported Sunday. Rivers has been with the Chargers organization since a draft-day trade with the New York Giants for Eli Manning in 2004 sent him to San Diego, but the 38-year-old is a free agent and his future with the Chargers is unclear. "What this means football-wise is to be determined but it was time for us to move back closer to home," Rivers said in a text message, ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen reported.

Odell Beckham Jr. has arrest warrant rescinded, says attorney

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Odell Beckham Jr. has had his simple battery arrest warrant rescinded, the Cleveland Browns wide receiver's attorney confirmed on Saturday. Daniel Davillier, Beckham's lawyer, released a statement confirming no charges against the 27-year-old have been sought because the security officer from New Orleans Police Department involved does not want to pursue the matter. NFL star Beckham appeared to slap the officer's buttocks in the LSU locker room during the celebrations after their 42-25 victory over Clemson in the National Championship Game.

Joe Judge praises ‘great teacher’ Jason Garrett after New York Giants move

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Joe Judge described Jason Garrett as "a great teacher" after the former Dallas Cowboys head coach moved to the New York Giants as Offensive Coordinator. Garrett will now have the chance to beat his old team twice a year after moving to their NFC East rivals, who pursued him after his contract with the Cowboys was not renewed. The 53-year-old spent nine-and-a-half seasons as Dallas coach, a spell in which he only recorded one losing season and won three division titles, but tasted victory in just two playoff games.

Ex-Cowboys coach Garrett joins Giants as OC

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Former Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett will get a chance to beat his old team twice a year after he was hired Friday to be the New York Giants' offensive coordinator. Garrett interviewed with new Giants head coach Joe Judge on Wednesday, a day after his contract with the Cowboys expired. Dallas opted not to renew Garrett's contract and hired veteran NFL coach Mike McCarthy to replace him.

NFL notebook: Giants reportedly hire Garrett as OC

Friday, January 17th, 2020

The New York Giants will hire former Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett as their offensive coordinator, several media outlets reported Friday. Garrett interviewed with new Giants head coach Joe Judge on Wednesday, a day after his contract with the Cowboys expired. Dallas opted not to renew Garrett's contract and hired veteran NFL coach Mike McCarthy to replace him.

Report: Jaguars interview McAdoo for OC position

Friday, January 17th, 2020

The Jacksonville Jaguars interviewed former New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo for their open offensive coordinator position, according to a report Friday by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. McAdoo, who hasn't coached in the NFL since he was let go by the Giants in 2017, would fill the vacancy left by John DeFilippo, who was fired after one season in Jacksonville. Additionally, McAdoo has interviewed with the Carolina Panthers for an assistant coaching job under new head coach Matt Rhule, according to a report Thursday by The Athletic.

Report: Panthers interview McAdoo for OC position

Friday, January 17th, 2020

The Jacksonville Jaguars interviewed former New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo for their open offensive coordinator position, according to a report Friday by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. McAdoo, who hasn't coached in the NFL since he was let go by the Giants in 2017, would fill the vacancy left by John DeFilippo, who was fired after one season in Jacksonville. Additionally, McAdoo has interviewed with the Carolina Panthers for an assistant coaching job under new head coach Matt Rhule, according to a report Thursday by The Athletic.

The 25 Richest NFL Team Owners

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Mark Davis, Oakland Raiders: $500 Million Net Worth Owner since: 2011 How much they purchased the team for: Inherited How much the team is worth: $2.9 billion Legendary Raiders owner Al Davis bought the team for $180,000 in 1966 and commanded every aspect of the franchise. A maverick, a visionary and a champion of civil rights, he turned the Raiders into one of the most successful and popular teams in America. He hired the NFL's first African-American head coach and the first woman chief executive, and he refused to let his team play in any city where black and white players had to stay in separate hotels.