Chase Blackburn

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 29: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates their 21-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on December 29, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Carolina Panthers Focused, Intimidating For First Playoff Game In Years

The Carolina Panthers have had an extra week off to prepare for their first playoff game in years, but they haven’t taken the time off from preparing. They have been focusing on whichever team they may face and they are looking to be a team that is not only good, but one that is feared.

01/06/2014

Jacquian Williams (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants Making Jacquian Williams Earn Starting Linebacker Job

The Giants are making Williams work for the starting gig, and they are not making it easy for the third-year pro who missed six games in 2012 with a knee injury.

07/31/2013

Eli Manning (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

With Minicamp Over, Giants Have Sights Set On Getting Back To Playoffs

After being warned by coach Tom Coughlin that now was not the time to slack off, the New York Giants held their final workout before the start of training camp in late July.

06/13/2013

D.J. Fluker (Photo by Greg McWilliams/Getty Images), Manti Te'o (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) and Chance Warmack (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Who Will The Giants Select With The 19th Overall Pick In The NFL Draft?

Heading into the NFL Draft on Thursday, look for the Giants to fill many holes on defense in the seven rounds. That doesn’t mean, of course, that general manager Jerry Reese will use the 19th pick overall to take a defensive player.

04/22/2013

Manti Te'o (credit: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Reports: Linebacker Manti Te’o Visits With Giants Ahead Of NFL Draft

Former Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o visited with the Giants on Thursday night and Friday morning, according to multiple reports. Te’o, of course, was the victim of a “catfishing” hoax that took the sports world by storm in January.

04/12/2013

Osi Umenyiora (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) and Chase Blackburn (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Silverman: Losing Umenyiora And Blackburn Hurts Giants’ Cause Significantly

Losing Umenyiora and Blackburn means that the Giants have a lot of work to do the rest of the offseason if they still want to be considered one of the league’s elite teams.

03/28/2013

Osi Umenyiora after sacking Falcons QB Matt Ryan (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Osi Umenyiora Agrees To 2-Year Deal With Falcons

It was expected, and now it’s for real: Osi Umenyiora’s time with the Giants is up.

03/28/2013

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Giants Sign Former Cowboys Linebacker Dan Connor

The Giants signed former Cowboys’ linebacker Dan Connor on Saturday, terms were not disclosed.

03/16/2013

Eli Manning (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Inconsistency Doomed The Giants’ Playoff Hopes, Chance At A Repeat

There is an obvious reason why the Giants went from a Super Bowl champion to a frustrated team that missed the playoffs. It’s consistency.

12/31/2012

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Dottino: Out Of Wiggle Room, Giants Must Stop Ravens’ Rice

No more wiggle room — not one inch. OK, maybe a millimeter, but only enough to squeeze a thread through.

12/21/2012

Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins runs the ball between Stevie Brown #27 and Prince Amukamara #20 of the New York Giants. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From Giants’ Disappointing Loss To Redskins

In some ways the rematch with the Washington Redskins turned out to be a reverse of their first meeting. The Giants will be looking hard in the mirror after this one, as they were penalized nine times for 73 yards.

12/04/2012

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Silverman: Despite Huge Win Over Pack, Giants Have Work To Do

The Giants responded to an awful game against Cincinnati by bludgeoning the Packers 38-10.

11/26/2012

Eli Manning (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dottino: Manning, Umenyiora Take Home Game Balls For Giants

Eli Manning threw for 249 yards, tossed three touchdowns and — most importantly — didn’t throw an interception.

11/26/2012

Eli Manning of the New York Giants walks off of the field after throwing an interception during the NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 11, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Dottino: Forget Giants’ Second-Half Swoon

Paul Dottino says Giants fans should forget everything they’ve heard about a second-half swoon.

11/12/2012

A.J. Green (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images), Giants' secondary (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Giants Defenders Brush Off A.J. Green’s Derogatory Remark, Don’t Get Into War Of Words

“You don’t worry about it,” Rolle said of Green’s comments. “I’m a deep safety. I’m going to play my responsibility, and if I get a chance I’m coming across. He’s a great receiver, though. You can’t take anything from A.J. Green.”

11/08/2012

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