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A person familiar with the deal says quarterback Josh Freeman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the team had not announced the move. Freeman was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in October after a messy split. He signed with Minnesota four days later, but played just one game for the Vik
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is going to start the offseason training program with a surgically repaired left ankle. The Giants announced that Manning had arthroscopic surgery Thursday to relieve some lingering discomfort in the ankle he sprained in the regular-season finale against Washington. The two-time Super Bowl MV
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants agreed to a one-year contract on Friday with tight end Kellen Davis, whose previous team's last game was a Super Bowl victory at the Giants' stadium. The 14th free agent signed by the Giants this offseason who played elsewhere last year, Davis spent his first five NFL seasons with Chicago. He joined th
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have signed former Denver Broncos defensive end Robert Ayers. Ayers' addition Wednesday makes him the 13th veteran the team has signed since free agency started. Ayers had a career-high 5.5 sacks last season for the AFC champion Broncos. A 2009 first-round draft choice out of Tennessee and a New Jersey nati
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants re-signed defensive tackle Mike Patterson and added cornerback Zack Bowman on Monday. Patterson spent last season with the Giants after eight years in Philadelphia. He played in all 16 games for the first time since 2009 and made 35 tackles (22 solo). In nine years, Patterson has played in 131 regular-season gam
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants continued making over their offensive line with the signing of former Miami Dolphins guard John Jerry on Friday. Jerry became the third offensive lineman signed by the team since the free agency signing period began, joining guard Jeff Schwartz and center J.D. Walton. The team lost veteran David Diehl to retirem
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Attorneys for New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning are asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against him by a New Jersey sports memorabilia dealer. A motion filed Thursday by Manning's attorneys says Eric Inselberg's lawsuit is without merit. The memorabilia dealer from Short Hills filed suit in January against Manning an
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) A Super Bowl hero is returning to the New York Giants. Mario Manningham, one of the Giants' most productive receivers from 2008-2011, will rejoin the team. Known for his spectacular 38-yard reception that began the team's winning drive against New England in the 2012 Super Bowl, Manningham spent the last two seasons with
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants' secondary has gotten a lot stronger in the past couple of days, and so has their return game. A year after missing the playoffs for the second straight season, the Giants continued to be a player in free agency, signing cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, formerly with Denver. Terms of the contract wer
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants bolstered their secondary by signing free agent safety Quintin Demps and cornerback Walter Thurmond. Demps played for the Kansas City Chiefs last season and has previous stops in Philadelphia (two seasons) and Houston (three). Last season, he was third in the NFL with a 30.1-yard kickoff return average on 33 run