A little less than two months ago, Chase Blackburn was considering a career as a substitute middle-school math teacher, until the New York Giants called and told the 28-year-old to grab his bags and get back to New Jersey.
Rookie running back Da’Rel Scott, who has been handling some kickoff returns, was the not active for the Giants with a knee injury.
New York Giants rookie linebacker Mark Herzlich has been ruled out of Sunday’s NFC wild-card game against the Atlanta Falcons with an ankle injury.
Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham is inactive and Jets running back Joe McKnight, the NFL’s leading kick returner, is active after being questionable.
A win for the Jets or the Giants brings either team closer to the playoffs, but for the fans, there’s much more at stake.
It’s been confirmed that Giants will be missing Jake Ballard, Osi Umenyiora and Mark Herzlich when they face the Jets on Saturday. Mario Manningham is listed as doubtful.
The Giants didn’t have much to do after ruling out defensive end Osi Umenyiora, center David Baas, tight end Travis Beckum, linebacker Mark Herzlich and cornerback Derrick Martin on Friday.
Jason Pierre-Paul is ready to step up and deliver for the Giants with Osi Umenyiora missing to due to injury and Justin Tuck struggling to play Sunday.
The Giants are on the descent, an annual ritual among faithful watchers of Big Blue. And it’s their own fault.
Mark Herzlich’s debut as a full-time NFL player had its moments — both good and bad.
o speed the growing process, the undrafted Paysinger said the rookies have been practicing all three linebacker positions this week, though it’s likely Herzlich will get the start next to strong side linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka.
Mark Herzlich is a rookie linebacker and special teams player for the New York football Giants. On Friday he got his first taste of the mornin’ life as he woke up early and was a guest with Boomer & Craig.
Steve Kallas offer thoughts on Jesus Montero, Mark Herzlich, Rex Ryan and more.
The young man who no one wanted to take a gamble in the draft because of his bout with a rare form of bone cancer is now a member of the Giants.
Mark Herzlich, the Boston College linebacker who survived cancer, has signed with the New York Giants as a free agent.