• Giants part ways with David Carr, Marvin Austin in roster cutdown

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Aug 31, 2013
    “We’ll miss David Carr around here, to be honest with you. Quarterback David Carr, a backup to Eli Manning in four of the last five seasons and the No. 1 pick in the 2002 NFL Draft, was among the players let go as the Giants pared their roster to 53 players on Saturday, the club said on its website. The club also parted ways with defensive tackle Marvin Austin, a 2011 second-round pick; offensive lineman Eric Herman, a 2013 seventh-round pick; safety Tyler Sash, a 2011 sixth-round selection; and veteran running back Ryan Torain. “Trattou has the ability to help us out in a lot of different ways both from scrimmage and special teams,” Coughlin said. Wide receiver Ramses Barden was placed on injured reserve, while defensive tackle Markus Kuhn was placed on the reserve/physically unable to perform list.
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