• 3 tight ends Giants could target in free agency
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    3 tight ends Giants could target in free agency

    The New York Giants are preparing for free agency, which opens in March and one position they will likely look to address is tight end. With Larry Donnell gone, the Giants may look to a veteran playmaker to fill the spot. Here are three tight ends the Giants could pursue in free agency: It’s reported that the 29-year-old will test free agency after his first season with the New England Patriots ended in Super Bowl victory. The Giants needed a playmaker in the middle of the field and Bennett can do just that. Bennett was traded to the Patriots before the 2016 season and rewarded them with 55 receptions for 701 receiving yards and seven touchdowns. That’s production the Giants would love to get

  • Civil lawsuit against Pouncey twins set for trial on March 6
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    Civil lawsuit against Pouncey twins set for trial on March 6

    At a time when their former Florida teammate is facing a much more serious criminal trial, NFL offensive lineman Maurkice and Mike Pouncey soon will be standing trial in a civil case arising from a 2014 brawl at their birthday party. Per multiple reports, the trial against the twins starts on March 6 in Miami-Dade County. The case brought by Ricquan James and Niya Pickett claims that the Pounceys  and their security team beat the plaintiffs and subjected them to homophobic slurs. Among other things, the lawsuit specifically contends that Steelers center Maurice Pouncey (pictured) punched James in the face and said that James “was ruining his party by acting gay.” At the 2013 edition of their

  • Raiders free agency: 'Baby Reggie' Bruce Irvin recruits Switzer after Weddle
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    Raiders free agency: 'Baby Reggie' Bruce Irvin recruits Switzer after Weddle

    Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Bruce Irvin, a well-known recruiter for the Silver and Black, has already turned to the war room in 2017, shifting his focus from free agents to prospects in the NFL draft. Self-proclaimed “baby Reggie” made it known via Twitter that he would be elated if former UNC slot receiver Ryan Switzer joined him in Oakland. Another Twitter user wrote in a tweet that her “life would be complete” if the Raiders drafted Switzer and tagged Irvin in said tweet. Then, Irvin quoted the tweet and wrote: “Lol mine too!” Irvin conducted similar acts via Twitter with NFL free agents last offseason, as me made attempts to lure both Donald Penn and now Baltimore Ravens safety Eric