Posts Tagged ‘antonio-pierce’

Former Giants LB Antonio Pierce Announces His Retirement

The end has arrived for Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce, as he has announced he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons and is joining ESPN as and NFL analyst. Pierce had spent the past five seasons with the Giants and was released by the team in February. He was the Giants’ defensive captain and […]

Source: Giants Pierce Thinks He May Be Cleared Monday

New York Giants linebacker Antonio Pierce has finished two days of testimony before the grand jury investigating a gun charge against former teammate Plaxico Burress.

How Will the Giants Respond?

With Plaxico Burress suspended, Antonio Pierce under investigation, and the football world watching their every move, the Giants will be under pressure. How will they respond? Like Champions. From a pure football standpoint, they’ll be fine. Amani Toomer, Steve Smith, and Domenik Hixon, Sinorice Moss, and Kevin Boss to throw the ball too. They’ve won […]

Giants LB Pierce Speaks on Plaxico Burress Matter

Giants star linebacker Antonio Pierce says he “has not been arrested and doesn’t plan on being arrested” for his role in the Plaxico Burress shooting matter. Speaking to Sports Radio 66 WFAN/New York, Pierce says he wants the city of New York and Giants fans to support Burress. Pierce calls the matter a “tragic accidental […]

Jets Overcome Giants in Battle of NY 10-7

The 2008 installment of the annual Giants/Jets preseason rivalry unfolded like a plodding heavyweight club fight between two palookas who know how to throw a punch but also know how to take one as well. The Giants, who were playing their second game in six days — this time without defensive leader Antonio Pierce — […]

Giants Strahan Still Not Sure About Returning in 2008

It is appearing more and more like Giants all-time sack leader Michael Strahan is going to retire and call it a career instead of coming back to the Giants in 2008.  Strahan appeared on Fox & Friends Tuesday, and said he has yet to make up his mind on coming back.  On NFL Radio on […]

Brady Hurt? The Giants Don’t Think So

  Let the games begin.  At least that is the thought process of the New York Giants, who are not believing for one second that Tom Brady is not going to be just about 100 percent when he and the Pats take the field vs the Giants in the Super Bowl in Glendale on February […]

Giants Defensive Leaders Speak Out on Issues

  A lot has been made about some of the Giants defensive players not speaking to the media this past week, fighting back after many articles went after how the “D” gave up 80 points in two game.  Veteran linebacker Antonio Pierce broke the quiet tone in the locker room Thursday, taking his shot at […]