Giants owner doesn’t know how many fingers Pierre-Paul has

Friday, July 31st, 2015

"How many fingers am I holding up?" used to be the NFL's version of a concussion protocol. Now, it is a question one player can legitimately ask to his owner. As the New York Giants head to training camp, team co-owner John Mara legitimately does not know how many fingers are ...

Jason Pierre-Paul joins the Stupid Injury Club

Monday, July 6th, 2015

Taken on its own merits, "Florida Man injures self with fireworks" is not a newsworthy item. In fact, it may be a residency requirement. But when that Florida Man is Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, we pay attention. ESPN.com reported that JPP severely injured himself in a fireworks accident on the ...

New York Giants: Six players fined for St. Louis Rams game

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Odell Beckham Jr. and five of his New York Giants teammates have been fined for their actions during the team'sĀ 37-27 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Most of the fines came for a sideline brawl thatĀ broke out after Beckham was tackled out of bounds by Rams linebacker Alec ...

David Wilson: New York Giants RB out with neck injury

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Things just keep getting worse for head coach Tom Coughlin and the New York Giants. After falling to 0-5 on Sunday, the Giants got more bad news on Wednesday as running back David Wilson will reportedly miss several weeks with a neck injury. Wilson apparently has a "disc-related neck injury" and ...

Jim Core, NFL Replacement Referee, Works At a Middle School

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

During Wednesday night's NFL season opener between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants, the NFL trotted out a crew of replacement officials. Leading that group was Jim Core, who may have had the worst resume for the head of a crew in the history of the league. Core had never ...

My Super Bowl Thoughts Smorgasbord

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Things I thought of during this year's Super Bowl, not necessarily in order of importance or chronology: - Some lucky bastard in Vegas must have made a fortune on a prop bet that the first points of the game would be scored on a safety. If the same lucky bastard was ...

Eagles Aren’t Dead Yet

Sunday, December 18th, 2011

Sunday's most stunning NFL development is not that Kyle Orton and the Chiefs beat the previously unbeaten Packers, nor that Dan Orlovsky and the previously winless Colts derailed Tennessee's playoff hopes. It's not even that the Bears thought there was a chance Caleb Hanie could pass off as a competent ...

Jimmy Kennedy Suspended Four Games By NFL

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

New York Giants defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy has been suspended four games by the NFL for violating the league's policy on anabolic steroids and related substances. Kennedy was the 12th overall pick in the 2003 NFL Draft, as the St. Louis Rams selected him out of Penn State. He under-performed for ...