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The Giants officially announced their trade with the Cincinnati Bengals for LB Keith Rivers today. In exchange for Rivers, the Giants will surrender their fifth-round selection in the upcoming draft, which is the 167th overall pick. “We’re excited toUpvote Share Tweet
Arizona State CB Omar Bolden Visits Giantsgiantsgab.com Updated Apr 12, 2012Draft visits are starting to trickle in. Former Arizona State CB Omar Bolden took a visit to the Giants. Bolden is coming off of a torn ACL. Before the injury, was highly regarded. Read a scouting report here.Upvote Share Tweet
Programming note: Long weekendI'm taking Friday off. Other than my wife, my kids and my bosses, I felt as though you guys were the only ones who needed to know this. I'm going to put up the Breakfast Links in the morning, and I have the Giants' "History of the Picks" post …Upvote Share TweetAll right, fair is fair, and there's been so much Giants stuff on here the past two days it feels like the first week of February again. So here's a little something on the Philadelphia Eagles' portion of Todd McShay's latest mock draft -- the one that …Upvote Share Tweet
Analyzing the recent Giants movesgiantsgab.com Updated Apr 12, 2012The New York Football Giants went from having a quiet few weeks of free agency to pouring it all on us in one day, making three moves, signing two free agents and making a (rare) trade. Here is a look at the moves the Giants made, and what to expect fro…Upvote Share TweetIt's not that the Dallas Cowboys were terribly sorry to see Martellus Bennett go -- even to the division-rival Giants. The Cowboys had seen enough of Bennett, suffered enough dropped passes and waited long enough for him to make good on what they believ…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants Draft Visits / Workout Trackergiantsfootballblog.com Updated Apr 12, 2012Below is a list of draft eligible players who have either visited — or worked out for — the Giants thus far this year. The list comes courtesy of Evan Silva of Pro Football Talk. * = private workout only; …Upvote Share TweetThe New York Giants hosted Tennessee quarterback Matt Simms, son of their former quarterback Phil Simms, and Rutgers wide receiver Mohamed Sanu in a private workout on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Brandon Jacobs takes parting shot at Giantsprofootballtalk.com Updated Apr 12, 201249ers running back Brandon Jacobs has developed a habit of saying things he shouldn’t, quickly realizing it, and then trying to smooth it over. (Psychologists refer to it as the “stay cute and shut up” phenomenon.) He did it last week, lobbying foUpvote Share TweetWednesday was an awfully busy day for the Giants. They made a trade with the Bengals for linebacker Keith Rivers, signed offensive tackle Sean Locklear and capped their day by signing free agent cornerback Antwaun Molden. The move, which Molden announce…Upvote Share Tweet