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  1. Giants 90-man roster breakdown: DE Kerry Wynn just wants a chanceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Big Blue View

    ... for run defense. Wynn was inactive for most of the season, finally getting an opportunity in Week 13 after Mathias Kiwanuka suffered a season- and probably career-ending knee injury. Wynn played 192 defensive snaps over the final five games. He ...


  2. mailbag: Questions about JPP, Owa, return game and moreRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | Big Blue View

    ... Justin Tuck , Pierre-Paul -- none of them had big impacts or were asked to be full-time players as rookies. Mathias Kiwanuka started nine games, that's probably the most playing time any rookie defensive end received. It is possible that Owa gets ...


  3. Giants 90-man roster breakdown: DE George Selvie is 'solid' additionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Big Blue View

    ... defensive ends who played at least 25 percent of their teams snaps, lower than all qualifying Giants except Mathias Kiwanuka (6.4). The 28-year-old Selvie could be a key player for the Giants, especially if Jason Pierre-Paul is not available at the ...


  4. NFC East Roundup: Whata s Next For Pierre-Paul?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 |

    ... defensive end-type pass rushers, using rotations that included Michael Strahan, Osi Umenyiora, Justin Tuck, Mathias Kiwanuka and Jason Pierre-Paul. So, to summarize, Henderson doesn't know whether the NFL used the old policy (which produced a ...


  5. NY Giants Twitter Mailbag: The (Mostly) JPP EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BleacherReport

    ... the defensive-end position, the Giants already had an opening for a starting job thanks to the release of Mathias Kiwanuka, the starter last year, who was sent packing in February. I believe Owa Odighizuwa, Damontre Moore, Kerry Wynn, Jordan Stanton ...


  6. NY Giants: Defensive Position-by-Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | BleacherReport

    ... having two new starting defensive ends this season. The other vacancy is a result of the team parting with Mathias Kiwanuka back in February as part of a salary cap-related move. With Pierre-Paul's status up in the air - ESPN's Adam Schefter ...


  7. Giants 90-man roster breakdown: DE Damontre Moore ready for prime time?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Big Blue View

    ... e than a situational player. "It's a new opportunity with a new defensive coordinator, us losing a player ( Mathias Kiwanuka )," Moore said. "I'm ready to get that opportunity and once I get that opportunity I promise you I'm taking advantage of it."


  8. Giants' defensive fuse can't be lit without Jason Pierre-Paul's sparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Sporting News

    ... 2007, when Justin Tuck and Osi Umenyiora complemented Michael Strahan ... or even 2011, when Umenyiora and Mathias Kiwanuka complemented Pierre-Paul. JPP rushed the passer more than any other Giant last season - by far, with 543 pass rush snaps, ...


  9. Giants 90-man roster breakdown: DT Markus Kuhn running out of timeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Big Blue View

    ... a help to the Giants in 2014. He compiled a -15.9 Pro Football Focus grade, with only the departed Mathias Kiwanuka (-18.3) being worse. Kuhn's -11.7 grade vs. the run had to be a contributing factor as the Giants allowed a league-worst 4.9 yards ...


  10. Predicting the Last 5 In, Last 5 out for New York Giants' Final 53-Man RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Wynn goes deep into the competition for the open defensive end spot that became available when the team cut Mathias Kiwanuka this winter. Figure the Giants will probably limit rookie third-round draft pick Owa Odighizuwa's snaps this year for two ...


  11. New York Giants: 5 Veterans Poised for Bounce-Back SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... a long look at defensive end, according to Jordan have penciled Jenkins in as a starting defensive end , as Mathias Kiwanuka's replacement opposite Jason Pierre-Paul. While Jenkins is unlikely to provide much of a speed rush off the edge, the Giants ...


  12. Steve Spagnuolo's bumpy road back to leading the Giants' defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Newsday

    ... now much younger after a years-long purge of established veterans such as Tuck, Umenyiora, Antonio Pierce, Mathias Kiwanuka and Antrel Rolle, and no amount of play-calling magic from Spagnuolo can completely overcome the dearth of talent. The ...


  13. Morning Donut With The Giants: Big Blue ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | GMEN HQ

    Dec 29, 2013; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris is tackled by New York Giants players Jon Beason , Linval Joseph and Mathias Kiwanuka in the first quarter during the game at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports Good morning to the New York Giants and their fans! Its a bright new day and it is time to get to the grind of another awesomely successful day for us all.


  14. Why Kerry Wynn Is New York Giants' Best Bet at Defensive EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | BleacherReport

    There will be several position battles up for grabs this summer when the New York Giants begin their annual training camp. While most of those battles will be to fill out depth on the roster, there will be some starting jobs up for grabs, one of which will be at the defensive end spot Mathias Kiwanuka held last year, as outlined by Ourlads.


  15. Who Are New York Giants' Biggest Wild Cards Entering 2015 Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... as he heads into Year 3 of his rookie contract. The old stars who once stood in his way - Justin Tuck and Mathias Kiwanuka - are no longer with the team. There's finally a clear path for Moore to win a starting job. The Giants drafted Moore with a ...


  16. New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: What Role Will George Selvie Play?Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Sports Media 101

    ... A veteran defensive end with run-stuffing ability, George Selvie seemed ideal to replace the departed Mathias Kiwanuka , who played 75 percent of the defensive snaps last season before a knee injury forced him to miss the final four weeks of the ...


  17. What will George Selvie's role be in the Giants defense this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Lost amidst the Giants early free-agent signings this offseason and the promise of enigmatic defensive end Damontre Moore was the addition of a journeyman defensive end who may play a key role this season. A veteran defensive end with run-stuffing ability, George Selvie seemed ideal to replace the departed Mathias Kiwanuka, who played 75 percent of the defensive snaps last season before a knee injury forced him to miss the final four weeks of the season.


  18. Giants linebacker calls Nutley homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    ... and this unity of community at Boston College, fighting the illness." The number was Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka's for the first four years of Herzlich's career. However, Kiwanuka's release allowed Herzlich to get the number. Herzlich said ...


  19. New York Giants: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Defense in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | BleacherReport

    In a key season for the New York Giants , the old adage about defenses winning championships has never been more important than this coming season. The Giants, who last year finished with the 30th overall defense in the league , performed a major housecleaning of the unit by bringing in some younger players to replace aging veterans like defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka and safety Antrel Rolle, and renovating the linebacker unit.


  20. New York Giants: Damontre Moore's Time Has ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 |

    ... of snaps that the former Texas A&M star was able to achieve it in. With former starting defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka now out of the picture, the position could be Moore's for the taking. Jason Pierre-Paul is penciled in as the starter at right ...