In a statement on Wednesday, Ballard traced his decision to the severe knee injury he sustained playing for the New York Giants in the 2012 Super Bowl.
The free-agent signing of Brandon Myers has given the New York Giants their first legitimate pass-catching tight end since Kevin Boss. The emergence of second-year pro Adrien Robinson in camp seemingly has increased the number to two.
It’s sad that it had to come in such a macabre manner, but it’s a fact. Just like it’s a fact that people are drawn to the possessions of the infamous.
Tom Coughlin wasn’t pleased with the Giants’ play in their preseason loss and is demanding improvement.
Former Dallas Cowboys’ tight end Martellus Bennett could become a weapon in his first year with the New York Giants.
New York Giants tight end Martellus Bennett expressed his true feelings towards his former team and the NFC East-rival Dallas Cowboys on Thursday morning on the team’s reporting day.
The Patriots’ claiming of injured tight end Jake Ballard sent a ripple through the Giants’ complex that will be felt at least until the team proves it has a quality replacement.
Ballard, 24, spent two seasons with the Giants after being signed as a rookie free agent out of Ohio State in 2010. He was released Monday after he failed a physical.
The New York Giants have waived tight end Jake Ballard after he failed a physical exam.
The Giants have strengthened their Super Bowl title defense through a strong 2012 NFL draft.
Whatever happens next Thursday, the Giants’ brain trust will have about five hours to ponder their move. It needs to be a good one, even at No. 32.
The news on Giants tight end Jake Ballard just went from bad to worse.
With 20 players set to become unrestricted free agents and Victor Cruz saying he wants more money, the Giants have some big decisions to make.
An MRI discovered Ballard’s injury, and with the help of crutches, he was able to participate in Tuesday’s parade and ceremonies.
Despite the substantial turnover in lineups for this Super Bowl, the quarterbacks for both teams remain the same. I’ll rephrase. The quarterbacks are the same, yet, Eli Manning is in no way the same quarterback.