Latest New York Giants News

Shane Bowen has big shoes to fill in replacing Wink Martindale as Giants defensive coordinator

Apr. 16, 2024 16:14 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Shane Bowen is taking over as the New York Giants defensive coordinator and things are going to be different than the way Wink Martindale ran the unit the past two seasons. Based on each man's history, there will be less blitzing and more reliance on...

Giants quarterback Daniel Jones hopes to be ready for the start of training camp

Apr. 15, 2024 16:34 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Quarterback Daniel Jones is now throwing while moving in his rehabilitation from major knee surgery and he hopes to be ready to play when the New York Giants open training camp in late July. Speaking after the Giants reported for the opening phase of...

New York Giants re-sign linebacker Isaiah Simmons

Apr. 05, 2024 19:33 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have re-signed linebacker Isaiah Simmons and free agent running back Dante Miller. The Giants announced the moves on Friday, saying both deals are pending physicals. Simmons was acquired by the Giants from Arizona in a...

Falcons sign cornerback Antonio Hamilton to add experience at position

Apr. 04, 2024 17:22 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons announced Thursday they have signed eight-year veteran cornerback Antonio Hamilton. Hamilton, 31, provides experience at the position after Jeff Okudah signed with the Houston Texans. The Falcons have A.J. Terrell,...

Michael Penix shows off athleticism at pro day with impressive 40-yard dash, vertical jump

Mar. 28, 2024 21:43 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Michael Penix Jr. used his pro day to demonstrate the athleticism that wasn't always on display during his two seasons carving up defenses at Washington. The left-handed quarterback and Heisman Trophy runner-up tried to quell any concerns about his athletic ability...

Giants hire James Ferentz as assistant offensive line coach

Mar. 26, 2024 16:44 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have hired recently retired James Ferentz as an assistant offensive line coach. Ferentz, 34, retired last month as an NFL player after an eight-year career with the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots. He will help new offensive...

Giants have Daniel Jones but coach Brian Daboll is evaluating quarterbacks ahead of the draft

Mar. 26, 2024 14:02 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The New York Giants’ belief in Daniel Jones won’t preclude them from at least scouting quarterbacks. They could end up taking one with the sixth pick in the NFL draft. “There’s some good ones in a lot of different places,” Giants coach...

NFL owners unanimously approve a rule that bans the hip-drop tackle

Mar. 25, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL is eliminating the hip-drop tackle. NFL team owners on Monday unanimously approved a rule that bans players from using a swivel technique to tackle an opponent. A violation will result in a 15-yard penalty and could ultimately result in...

Pete Guelli hired as chief operating officer of the NFL's Buffalo Bills and NHL's Sabres

Mar. 19, 2024 15:51 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills and Sabres owner Terry Pegula filled both teams’ vacant chief operating officer positions on Tuesday by hiring Pete Guelli, who returns to his roots after spending the past five years as the New York Giants chief business officer. The...

Bears sign wide receiver Dante Pettis to 1-year contract

Mar. 15, 2024 17:47 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed wide receiver Dante Pettis to a one-year contract. The six-year veteran played for the Bears in 2022 and then re-signed for last season but was placed on injured reserve in August. The Bears announced the latest signing on Friday. ...