THE 12TH DIMENSION: Giants among wide receivers
The Giant Insider|December 7, 2020
I was born on November 19, 1974, exactly four years (to the day!) before Giants fans would have to forever live with the phrase “The Miracle of the Meadowlands.” My birth date is also just under two years after Mara Tech broke ground on Giants Stadium (November 30, 1972). I began watching the Giants, religiously, in 1983 and have never missed a game since. I was the annoying kid at family parties who would argue with adults that Rob Carpenter was better than John Riggins or that Earnest Gray was a superior talent to Art Monk.
Jerry Foley

If I had to rank my knowledge of Giants history with the general population, I’d say I’m in the 98 to 99 percentiles. I can go toe-to-toe with just about anyone regarding anything Big Blue. My interest (obsession) in Giants history likely began with the famous 1987 VHS tape “Giants Among Men.” Not only did I love the recap of the greatest season in Giants history, but that tape delved into the great Giants teams of the ‘50s and ‘60s. It was then that I began to understand what the names Conerly, Huff, Tittle, Shofner, Gifford, Robustelli…. I could really go on and on…. meant to this fan base. I watched “Giants Among Men” so often that I began to memorize not only Pat Summerall’s narration, but the clips of Bill Parcells, LT, George Martin, and even opposing coaches. I would come home from school in seventh and eighth grade and pop that VHS tape into the VCR almost every single day.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine


A Major Leaguer's Second Chance at Life

A suicide attempt nearly ended Drew Robinson's story. Now he is adding the most remarkable chapters yet.

10+ mins read
Reader's Digest US
May 2022


Leonard Williams, Giants 6-5 • 255 pounds • 28 years old An athletic 300-pounder with quick feet, Williams amassed a career-high 11.5 sacks last season. Add that to him being a stout run defender, very durable and possessing great character, and he should be in high demand. He won NFC Defensive Player of the Week twice last year. $$$$$

3 mins read
Bills Digest
March 29, 2021



3 mins read
Niner Report
March 2021

JC Deep Dive: Why Jets said, ‘No Tank You'

Those who frequent social media are likely aware that some Jets fans were livid at the team for beating the Los Angeles Rams, Dec. 10, greatly hurting their chances at landing the first pick in the draft, which likely will be Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence.

10 mins read
NY Jets Confidential
February/March 2021


All-star player. Decorated manager. Ambassador for the Dominican Republic. Felipe Alou wore many hats, but above all he was a pioneer who helped pave the way for generations of Latino players.

7 mins read
Baseball America
December 2020


San Francisco invited Marco Luciano to its summer camp, even though the 18-year-old shortstop had yet to appear in full-season ball

6 mins read
Baseball America
August 2020


Beat writer names two assistants to be fired

8 mins read
NY Jets Confidential
February 2020

Darnold: Thumb injury could have been avoided

Darnold: Thumb injury could have been avoided

4 mins read
NY Jets Confidential
December 2019

From RC To Full Scale

Nick Ziroli Jr. and his warbird obsession

2 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019


WITH the pitch tailor-made for pacers, Punjab Kings’ bowlers did very well to restrict Lucknow Super Giants to a modest total. The likes of Sandeep Sharma, Arshdeep Singh and Kagiso Rabada, who picked up four wickets of the day, made merry, making life difficult for the Giants’ batters, including the in-form KL Rahul.

2 mins read
The Morning Standard
April 30, 2022