EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have released running back Peyton Hillis. The Giants announced the move on Wednesday, a day after releasing veteran defensive lineman Mathias Kiwanuka. The two moves will save the team just under $6 million in salary cap space. A seven-year veteran, Hillis' contract was worth $945,000 against the cap this s
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants released veteran defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka on Tuesday in a move that clears about $4.8 million of space under the NFL salary cap. The NFL Players Association estimates the new salary cap will rise to $143 million. Cutting Kiwanuka's contract, which had a year to run at $4.775 million, increased the Gia
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have re-signed wide receiver Kevin Ogletree. The Giants announced the move on Tuesday, roughly three weeks before Ogletree could have become an unrestricted free agent. Ogletree joined the Giants on Oct. 14, two days after Victor Cruz suffered a season-ending knee injury. He caught five passes in seven games.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Former New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas is retiring after an NFL career shortened by three reconstructive surgeries on his right knee. Thomas and the Giants announced the retirement on Thursday. Thomas last played in an NFL game in 2013 for the Giants. He became a free agent, had a tryout with the Seattle Seahawks and his
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have signed Canadian center Brett Jones and waived 2012 first-round draft pick running back David Wilson, whose career was cut short by a neck injury. The Giants announced the moves Wednesday, a little more than a month before free agency opens. Jones, 6-foot-2 and 315 pounds, played the last two seasons for the
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey (AP) Ann Mara, the matriarch of the NFL's New York Giants for the past 60 years, died Sunday. She was 85. Giants co-owner John Mara announced his mother's death on Super Bowl Sunday. Ann Mara slipped in front of her home in Rye, New York, during an ice storm two weeks ago and was hospitalized with a head injury the follo
PHOENIX (AP) New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., grabbed The Associated Press NFL Offensive Rookie Of The Year award for 2014. Best known for the play of the year, his one-handed snag of a touchdown pass while falling backward against Dallas, the first-round pick (12th overall) from LSU easily won against a loaded rookie class. Beckham received