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Defenderdawg : 2/14/2017 6:39 am

Schwartz NYP: Giants unload $10M to help keep the defense together

Raanan ESPN NY: Cutting Victor Cruz and Rashad Jennings saves Giants $10 million

RV SNY: Giants right to release fan favorites Cruz and Jennings

Eisen Giants part ways with WR Victor Cruz, RB Rashad Jennings


Schwartz NYP: Everything about Victor Cruz was unbelievable

Schwartz NYP: From ‘Holy s–t’ to 99-yarder: Relive Victor Cruz at his best

Leonard NYDN: Victor Cruz left unforgettable mark on Giants despite abrupt end

Rock Newsday: Victor Cruz went from unknown to something special with Giants

Pennington NYT: Giants Release Victor Cruz, an Unlikely Connection to Super Bowl glory

Sullivan The Record: Cruz story great, person even better

Stapleton The Record: Last dance for Giants: Victor Cruz says goodbye

Stapleton The Record: Next chapter for Victor Cruz: where will he go

Traina Inside Football: A Look Back at Victor Cruz’s Giants Journey as Receiver Says Goodbye

Kratch Forget the Eagles: Should the Giants try to sign DeSean Jackson?

Duggan Giants won't re-sign free agent TE Larry Donnell, report says


Raanan ESPN NY: Top free-agent offensive tackle options


Wesseling Giants to make a run at re-signing Jason Pierre-Paul

Kratch WATCH: How do Giants cuts impact Jason Pierre-Paul pursuit?


Duggan How much do the Giants value Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie? | CB overview


Pro Football Focus (@PFF)
2/13/17, 9:36 AM
Top-graded rookie safeties
Keanu Neal, @AtlantaFalcons 80.8
Andrew Adams, @Giants 79.4
Kevin Byard, @Titans 79.0
Karl Joseph, @RAIDERS 77.5


Kelly The Ringer: If you’re a Chargers, Vikings, Eagles, or Bills fan, fear not. Whether or not your team adds an impact rookie or signs a big-time free agent, 2017 is bound to be a better year than 2016

Barnwell Grantland: The Ever-Flawed NFL 100
There is one list of the best players in football made by the men who actually play the game — and it couldn't be more problematic

Monson PFF: TOP 25 NFL FREE AGENTS OF 2017 utm_medium=social& utm_campaign=nfl


Eckel NFL free agency 2017: A look at the top wide receivers

Bradley AJC: 6 semi-hidden keys to the Falcons’ Super collapse

Ledbetter AJC: 2016 unit-by-unit analysis: The quarterbacks

McClure ESPN Atl: Grady Jarrett can give Vic Beasley, Falcons' pass rush a boost

Preston Bal Sun: 10 moves the Ravens should make this offseason

Hensley ESPN Bal: Breshad Perriman has to be more than two-dimensional to become Ravens' No. 1 WR

Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora)
2/13/17, 4:36 PM
Ravens made an early attempt to get RT Ricky Wagner re-signed. Initial offer was rebuffed. He and Brandon Williams two FAs they want to keep

Carucci Buffalo News: Bills look to have plenty of opportunity to clear cap space

Person Charlotte Observer: Familiarity a key when Panthers owner Jerry Richardson chooses next team president

Mayer Adding Hicks in free agency paid off

Whited Cincy Jungle: What if Bengals lose Whitworth, Zeitler and Kirkpatrick?

Labbe Cleve Plain Dealer: The value of Jimmy Garoppolo: How similar quarterback trades have played out for both sides

Cabot Cleve Plain Dealer: Terrelle Pryor's agents will have 'strong discussions' with Browns soon; Pryor instructs them: 'I love being with the Browns'

Engel Fort Worth Star Telegram: Who’s the best hope for Cowboys’ ‘war daddy’ pass rusher?

Archer ESPN Dallas: Jerry Jones looking for a 'war daddy' pass-rusher

Sanelli Denver Post: Broncos Insider: Denver’s offseason is off and running

Legwold ESPN Denver: Broncos need offensive line overhaul in order to restore run game

Pasche Oakland Press: Detroit Lions — Five things to know about the offensive line

Rogers Detroit News: Lions great Barney sees himself in Darius Slay

Birkett Detroit Free Press: Former Cleveland Browns CB K'Waun Williams visiting Detroit Lions

Dougherty Mil JS: Stability paying off for Packers

Nagler Mil JS: Packers' T.J. Lang prepared to hit free agency

Demovsky ESPN GB: No word from the Packers, so T.J. Lang prepared for free agency

Demovsky ESPN GB: Packers can re-build their defense around Ha Ha Clinton-Dix

Barshop ESPN Houston: Texans face tough decision on re-signing cornerback A.J. Bouye

Bowen 2017 Free Agent Watch: Offensive Guard Hugh Thornton

Keefer Ind Star: Colts position review: Edge rush needs massive makeover

Kaye WLTV Jack: Offseason Watch: Jaguars may need to decide between Jones and Miller; House may be a trade chip

Paylor KC Star: Chiefs give promotions to assistant coaches Brad Childress, Matt Nagy

Wolke LA Times: Chargers announce Anthony Lynn's first coaching staff

Gonzalez ESPN LA: Rams' new QBs coach thinks ceiling is 'really high' for Jared Goff

Beasley Miami Herald: Miami Dolphins hire Andre Carter to help coach their defensive line

Mason Boston Herald: Report: Patriots TE coach Brian Daboll to interview for Alabama OC gig

Reiss ESPN Boston: On Valentine's day, highlighting the contributions of Vincent Valentine

Daniels Providence Journal: Cyrus Jones calls rookie season an embarrassment

Triplett ESPN NO: Will this be the year Saints draft Drew Brees' successor?

Katzenstein Reggie Wayne on Saints WR coach Curtis Johnson: 'He taught me everything I know'

Kawahara Sac Bee: Raiders' Aldon Smith cooperative in domestic investigation

McLane Previewing the Eagles' offseason: Quarterbacks

Kempski Phillyvoice: Eagles need long-term, home-grown stability at cornerback

Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora)
2/13/17, 4:37 PM
Steelers beginning their dialogue today with LB Lawrence Timmons, a pending FA, and WR Antonio Brown, in line for extension, on new deals

Fittipaldo Pitt Post Gazette: Sammie Coates reveals on Twitter he had groin surgery

Barrows Sac Bee: Colin Kaepernick changing agents before another eventful offseason

Branch SF Chronicle: 49ers will hire Robert Saleh to be defensive coordinator cmpid=twitter-premium

Barrows Sac Bee: How feasible is a 4-3 defense for the 49ers in ‘17?

Seattle Times: & #8234;Sherman Smith, Lofa Tatupu won't return to Seahawks' coaching staff& #8236;
& #8234; #8236;

Kapadia ESPN Seattle: Russell Wilson, Seahawks must find third-down solutions in 2017

Boling The Olympian: Whoever kicks for Seattle Seahawks needs to get his mind right

Allen Wash Post: Jordan Reed on Redskins’ offseason: ‘First of all, we got to bring Kirk back


Birkett Detroit Free Press: At least 13 Michigan players invited to NFL combine

Vannini Coaching The NFL combine list illustrates a problem for the Big 12:

Rang CBS Sports: NFL Mock Draft: Bills land Mitch Trubisky after Browns, 49ers, Bears pass on QBs
"23. New York Giants
Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford: The Giants rushed for a minuscule 3.5 yards per carry in 2016 and scored a league-low six touchdowns on the ground. McCaffrey isn't a bruiser but his instincts, shiftiness and soft hands out of the backfield could make him an intriguing weapon for Big Blue."

Casserly Charley Casserly mock draft 1.0: Trades shake up Round 1
18. "NYG Ryan Ramczyk, OT, Wisconsin: (Projected trade up with Tennessee from No. 23) The Giants trade up to get the left tackle they so desperately need." utm_source=Direct

Miller B/R: IS QB MITCH TRUBISKY A TOP-5 LOCK IN THE 2017 NFL DRAFT? utm_medium=referral& utm_campaign=programming-national

Southorn Idaho Statesman: Former Boise State back McNichols to have surgery after combine

Auman TB Times: NFL Draft Q& A: Mississippi State RB/WR Brandon Holloway

Lieser Palm Beach Post: 2017 NFL Draft: TE Jeremy Sprinkle moves past Belk Bowl shoplifting

Hughes NFL Draft 2017: Is Western Kentucky's Forrest Lamp a hidden gem?

Martinez Fort Worth Star Telegram: NFL prospect Chris Odom uses work ethic to turn wait into opportunity

Goodbread Report: Reuben Foster had surgery, will miss NFL combine drills

Cluff AZ Central: NFL draft: Where will ASU's Zane Gonzalez get picked?

Former Giants News

Brooklyn Reporter: Leonard Marshall named Man of the Year for Brooklyn Power Women in Business event


Monson PFF: Just how dominant was Victor Cruz in 2011? His talent went beyond just athleticism. The Routes of Cruz

Duncan Hall of Fame Class of 2017 proves you don't have to be a 5 star to become a star

Mayer Macon broke color barrier with Bears

Giants Birthdays 2-14

Jared Lorenzen QB UDFA-Kentucky 2006 NYG 2006-2007 2-14-1981
Willie Ponder WR D6-SE Mo State 2003 NYG 2003-2005 2-14-1980
James Sims RB UDFA-Wash 2006 NYG 2006 2-14-1983
Anthony Wright QB FA-Cin 2007
NYG 2007 2-14-1976
Part 2  
Defenderdawg : 2/14/2017 8:26 am : link
Kratch These Giants could benefit from Victor Cruz, Rashad Jennings exits


Raanan ESPN NY: How Victor Cruz became a Giants legend in such a short period of time

Duggan Replacing Victor Cruz: 10 free agent receivers for the Giants to target

DE Would Giants be crazy to give Jason Pierre-Paul franchise tag? | Talk Is Cheap (PODCAST)


Hensley ESPN Bal: Brandon Williams: Future with Ravens remains 'up in air'

Dickerson ESPN Chicago: Alshon Jeffery, Brian Hoyer headline Bears' unrestricted free agents

Wagoner ESPN SF: Bond between Kyle Shanahan, John Lynch key to 49ers' rebuild


Pauline Draft Analyst: Our TonyPauline says MissSt WR Fred Ross will be a steal for whoever takes him on day 3. Today's Monday Musings

Auman TB Times: NFL Draft Q&A: Gators tackle David Sharpe


Hughes NFL Draft 2017: Is Villanova's Tanoh Kpassagnon the next Jason Pierre-Paul?
giantfan2000 : 2/14/2017 9:15 am : link
it is crazy that Eli is the only player over 30 under contract with Giants now
DRC is 30 going on 31  
Defenderdawg : 2/14/2017 9:22 am : link
DOB 4-7-86
RE: DRC is 30 going on 31  
Victor in CT : 2/14/2017 10:12 am : link
In comment 13360429 Defenderdawg said:
DOB 4-7-86

boy does that make me feel old. I graduated college in June '86
Draft - McCaffrey article  
ij_reilly : 2/14/2017 11:01 am : link
Not sure if this link was posted, here is Bucky Brooks with an analysis of Christian McCaffery.
The Book on Christian McCaffrey: Scouting polarizing RB - ( New Window )
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