Osi Umenyiora

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Dwight Freeney: ‘Playing For The Giants Would Be A Dream’

Freeney is looking for a job after he was informed by the Colts on February 15 that he would not be re-signed, and he’s excited about the possibility of joining the G-Men.


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Palladino: Decisions, Decisions For Giants General Manager Jerry Reese

With Osi Umenyiora due to hit the free-agent market on March 12, should he make any attempt to re-sign him? How much should he pay Victor Cruz? Does he keep or release David Diehl? How about Corey Webster?


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Osi, Tuck Certain Strahan Will Get Hall Call; Tuna Time?

If the selection committee doesn’t pick Michael Strahan for the Hall of Fame on Saturday, they’ll have to answer to Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck. And nobody wants that.


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Osi Umenyiora Wants To Return To Giants, But Thinks Jets ‘Might Be A Good Fit’

“I’ve always enjoyed (Rex Ryan) as a coach and as a person,” Umenyiora said. “That might be a good fit. (But) hopefully it will be with the Giants.”


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Silverman: Giants’ Failure Means Reese Must Make Key Personnel Moves

Reese has shown he can hold a hard line when negotiating with players, but now he must bring in new talent. There will be no excuses if he can’t upgrade the Giants’ defensive personnel next year.


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Reese ‘Hard At Work’ Figuring Out What Went Wrong; Tom Feels ‘Indescribable’ Pain

“I can’t even describe how it hurts,” Coughlin said. “I don’t know what to do. I’m walking around here like a crazy man. I don’t know what to do with myself. We shouldn’t be doing this right now.”


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Palladino: Stevie Brown Stood Out For The Giants In A Big Way

To say that Brown has earned a permanent starting spot in the Giants’ secondary next year is a gross understatement. The man has been a virtual turnover machine since stepping in full time on October 7 against Cleveland.


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Keidel: Et Tu, Big Blue? Giants Need To Regroup, Not Reboot

The Giants’ annual blueprint for much of Tom Coughlin’s tenure has been a perilous playoff tightrope. And Sunday they finally slipped and plunged flat on their faces.


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Palladino: Giants Will Ask ‘Why’ And ‘What Now’ After Missing Playoffs

The only real answer to the current question is simple. Sometimes, things just don’t fall right, even for a defending Super Bowl champion.


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Giants Focused On Eagles, Not Playoff Scenario

The Giants need lots and lots of help to make the playoffs. But none of it will matter if New York can’t get its act together and beat the Eagles in Sunday’s home finale at MetLife Stadium.


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Giants Not Giving Up On Slim Playoff Hopes

The Giants aren’t giving up despite not being in control of their playoff destiny.


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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.


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Silverman: It’s Execution — Not Talent — That Matters For Giants In Final 2 Weeks

The Giants must show a willingness to engage that has only been apparent on an every-other-game basis in recent weeks.


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Coughlin Grumbles Over Penalties, ‘Sloppy Football’ In Giants’ Loss

“This is not real complicated. I don’t know what happened in the second half. We certainly didn’t come out and play,” coach Tom Coughlin said.


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Increased Safety Schemes Could Fit Giants’ Phillips Back Into Lineup

Phillips practiced on a limited basis Friday for the Monday night game against Washington and expects to play.