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Louis Murphy

Louis Murphy - #18 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 200 lbs.
Birthday 05/11/1987
Birthplace St. Petersburg, FL
College Florida
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 4th round, 24th pick by Raiders

Giants might hone in on offensive line

Posted April 03, 2011 @ 2:48 p.m. ET
Offseason surgeries for OL Rich Seubert, Shaun O'Hara and Adam Koets have led to a groundswell among Giants fans for the team to draft Florida OG-C Mike Pouncey.

Report: O'Hara undergoes second surgery

Posted March 31, 2011 @ 10 a.m. ET
Giants C Shaun O'Hara underwent his second surgery of the offseason this week. This procedure cleaned out his left ankle and Achilles tendon.

Forgotten: Jim Lee Howell

Posted March 28, 2011 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
Jim Lee Howell coached in three NFL title games and helped launch two Hall of Fame coaching careers. Unfortunately, he wasn't able to win the respect of his peers. 

Giants coaches allowed to congratulate new dad Eli

Posted March 24, 2011 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
Giants employees won't violate NFL lockout rules by offering congratulations to Eli Manning, his wife and new daughter.

Taylor receives probation, declared sex offender

Posted March 22, 2011 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
Hall of Fame OLB Lawrence Taylor will become a registered sex offender today after a ruling in a New York courthouse.

NFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.

Asomugha to Giants seems unlikely

Posted March 17, 2011 @ 9:37 p.m. ET
Giants DE Justin Tuck says he'll recruit free-agent CB Nnamdi Asomugha to come to New York, but we hear that marriage is unlikely to happen.

Liuget, Leshoure stand out at Illinois' pro day

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
DT Corey Liuget and RB Mikel Leshoure stood out at Illinois' pro day in limited workouts. LB Martez Wilson started slowly but improved as the day went on.

Giants' Mara says fans can defer season-ticket payment until CBA is in place

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:36 p.m. ET
The Giants are the only NFL team will not require fans to make any payments for their season tickets until a new CBA is worked out.  

Former Giants personnel director Boisture dies

Posted March 11, 2011 @ 2:27 p.m. ET
Tom Boisture, the Giants' former director of player personnel, died Friday morning of a form of leukemia. He was 79.

Syracuse to play additional games at New Meadowlands

Posted March 10, 2011 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
The Syracuse Orange have extended their relationship with the New Meadowlands Stadium to play games in the home of the Jets and Giants through 2038.

Giants assistant leaves for LSU

Posted March 09, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Giants assistant special-teams coach Thomas McGaughey has left New York to become LSU's special-teams/defensive line coach.

Tiki Barber set to make NFL return

Posted March 08, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
Tiki Barber, who last played in the NFL in 2006, has Barber has filed papers with the league to officially come out of retirement.

Burress to be released from jail in June

Posted March 05, 2011 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
Former Giants WR Plaxico Burress will be released from prison June 6, three months early.

Extensions agreed to for Giants returners Hixon and Reynaud

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
The Giants announced that they have reached contract extensions with two of their top kick returners, Domenik Hixon and Darius Reynaud.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 19, 2013
With leading receiver Victor Cruz still unsigned, the New York Giants have added Murphy.||||||| The Giants on Tuesday confirmed the signing of the speedy receiver who played last season with Carolina. The five-year veteran has 115 receptions for 1,707 yards and seven touchdowns, including 25 catches with the Panthers in 2012. Murphy was Oakland's fourth-round draft choice in 2009. As a rookie, he scored four touchdowns.
Posted Dec. 13, 2010
Murphy had six receptions for 59 yards with a touchdown in Sunday's loss to Jacksonville.||||||| Murphy was targeted a season-high 11 times.
Posted Sept. 27, 2010
Murphy had another impressive performance in Sunday's 24-23 loss to Arizona, catching five balls for a game-high 119 yards.||||||| Murphy seems to be emerging as the Raiders No. 1 receiver, and if he's still around in your free agent pool, you may want to think about snatching him up.
Posted Sept. 20, 2010
Murphy had six catches for 91 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders' 16-14 win over St. Louis on Sunday.||||||| Murphy has shown the most promise of the Raiders' young receivers, and seems to have clicked with backup Bruce Gradkowski. Monitor Tom Cable's choice at QB before definitely going with Murphy, but the young wideout should be able to get open against Arizona's secondary.
Posted July 31, 2010
Murphy is being held out of training camp practice with a concussion.||||||| Murphy says he got hurt when he was kneed in the helmet by teammate Nnamdi Asomugha during practice Friday. He has a bad headache and missed practice Saturday. Coach Tom Cable says Murphy will not return until he passes a series of tests that shows he has recovered. Murphy is being counted on heavily in his second year in the NFL. He led all Raiders wideouts with 34 catches for 521 yards and four touchdowns as a rookie last season.

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