Posts Tagged ‘jerry-reese’

Giants GM Reese Says He’d Take WR Burress Back

One of the more interesting talks on Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis was that of Giants GM Jerry Reese, who spoke about troubled wide out Plaxico Burress. Reese says he wants Burress back in a G-Men uni next season, but is not sure if it will happen. “I hope he’s motivated, but […]

Burress and the Giants Come to Terms on a Two-Year Extension

The deal is finally done with Giants WR Plaxico Burress and the team.  Today it was announced that Burress and the team agreed to a two-year deal that will bump his salary into the $7 million range over the next five years. The deal includes $11 million in guaranteed money that will be paid this […]

Memo to NFC East — Don’t Count Giants Out!

With both Michael Strahan and Osi Uminyiora gone, the Giants ‘D’ suffered a severe blow that could cripple other teams. But, then, the Giants aren’t just some other team. They didn’t stumble into the Super Bowl, they fought their way to The Championship by being tough, smart and resilient. They still have Justin Tuck and […]

No Resolution on Plax

Star Giants Wideout, Plaxico Burress, has not received the contract extension he’s been looking for, nor has there been any progress on reaching an agreement, according to reports. Burress has three years left on his contract; he will earn 3.25 million next season. By comparison, Randy Moss and Terrell Owens receive nine million a year. […]

Giants WR Burress Tells Radio Station Deal Should be Done By Training Camp

Despite his issues right now in terms of trying to get a new contract, Giants wide out Plaxico Burress does think a deal will get done before training camp kicks off in July. Speaking on WIP Radio in Philly, Burress said “Honestly, I think my situation is going to be rectified before training camp, I’m […]

The Last Straw? Shockey and Reese Have Reported Shouting Match at Camp

The stress level at Giants camp went up a few more notches, as already unhappy tight end Jeremy Shockey may have written his way out of town after a shouting match with GM Jerry Reese.  Vinny DiTrani of the Bergen Record is reporting that the back and forth took place sometime this week, and was […]

Giants re-sign Derrick Ward

The defending Super Bowl Champions have kept their backfield intact by re-signing Derrick Ward. He was one four backs that replaced the outspoken Tiki Barber. Ward who was an unrestricted free agent was having a nice year for the Giants before his season ended on December 2 in Chicago. He had a career high that […]

Giants Playing Let’s Make a Deal in Hopes of Trading for CB Hall

  It sounds as if the Giants are ready to pull off a blockbuster of a deal to acquire Falcons topnotch cornerback DeAngelo Hall. Today’s Newark Star-Ledger is reporting that the Giants and Falcons are talking about a deal that would send Hall to New York for the Giants first-round draft pick (31st overall) in […]