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After 2 Straight Crushing Collapses, Giants Have Something To Prove In 2011

With all the drama surrounding Osi Umenyiora’s contract saga and GM Jerry Reese’s failures in the free agency market, it’s easy to overlook the big issue for the Giants. This is a team that had chances to make the playoffs the past two seasons and fell apart down the stretch.


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Eagles’ Steve Smith: ‘Now I Don’t Like The Giants’

Many Giants fans were upset with general manager Jerry Reese for allowing Steve Smith to sign a one-year deal with the rival Philadelphia Eagles last week. After reading the wide receiver’s latest comments, Big Blue followers may find their ire directed toward Smith instead.


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On Offseason Hot Seat, Giants’ Jerry Reese Promises Playoffs

Jerry Reese took a half-page out of Rex Ryan’s playbook on Thursday. The Giants general manager didn’t guarantee a Super Bowl, but he did say his team will make the playoffs, despite failing to make any “sexy” moves in the free-agent market.


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‘Upset’ Tom Coughlin Says Eagles’ Steve Smith Didn’t Give Giants A Shot

Emotions were running high at Giants camp on Thursday, one day after Steve Smith, who had a team-record 107 catches two years ago, joined the Eagles’ “Dream Team.”


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Dottino: Giants GM Jerry Reese Speaks His Piece

Question him all you like. Giants GM Jerry Reese is not one to blink. What of the mass exodus of starters from last year’s team? It’s okay. Thank you for your concern, he says.


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‘Rebuild My A–!': Giants PR Man Pat Hanlon Defends Big Blue During Twitter Spree

Giants spokesman Pat Hanlon, who famously tweeted “talk is cheap” to Jets coach Rex Ryan earlier this year, is at it again. Hanlon’s pro-Giants twitter tour took a not-so-social turn on Wednesday after former New York wide receiver Steve Smith signed with the rival Eagles.


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Eagles Continue Assault On NY Football, Sign Ex-Giant Steve Smith

First, the Eagles shocked Jets fans and signed coveted free agent cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha. On Wednesday, Philadelphia surprisingly signed former Giants wide receiver Steve Smith when all signs pointed to a Big Blue return.


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Somers’ Monologue: Mets Left More On Base Than They Have In Their Farm System!

Steve Somers lamented the Mets’ sloppy 9-5 loss to San Diego on Wednesday night, saying the team “left more men on base than they have in their farm system!”


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B&C Morning Show: Jerry’s Truly Scrumptious Update

We heard from Giants head coach Tom Coughlin early on during Jerry Recco’s first update of the morning, and he didn’t sound too thrilled with the news that Steve Smith had shunned Big Blue in favor of the NFC East rival Philadelphia Eagles.


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B&C Morning Show: Big Blues! Giants Lose Steve Smith To Eagles

Craig was on fire on Thursday, saying Steve Smith to the Eagles is just another case of the Giants entering the accelerated free-agency period totally unprepared.


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Giants GM Jerry Reese Defends Free Agency Decisions

A day after wide receiver Steve Smith signed with the rival Philadelphia Eagles, a very defensive Jerry Reese said the Giants made a responsible offer to keep Smith and tight end Kevin Boss


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Dottino: The Saga Of The Giants’ Steve Smith

Almost, yes, almost. Those of us in the press room almost had a calm and routine day at Giants camp on Monday. Then the rumor mill went into action again.


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Green Lantern: Better Hope Mr. T, Rex, Jets Spent Some Time At Hogwarts

The NFL lockout appears to be coming to an end. When it does, the Jets will quickly be in the middle of the utter madness of free agency. General Manager Mike Tannenbaum and coach Rex Ryan will have their hands full making this team better.


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Giants’ Steve Smith Defends Reggie Bush From Twitter ‘Chumps’

Reggie Bush drew critical responses from a number of his nearly 1.7 million Twitter followers when he posted: “Everybody complaining about the lockout! Shoot I’m making the most of it!” But don’t count Giants wide receiver Steve Smith among Bush’s detractors.


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Injured Knee Lands Giants’ Smith On IR

The Giants have placed Steve Smith on injured reserve with a knee injury. The G-Men announced the expected move Thursday and signed tight end Jake Ballard to take his spot on the roster.