• Umenyiora hopes for Giant return, open to Jets

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Jan 31, 2013
    Umenyiora did not rule out the New York Jets as one of those teams. Umenyiora said after the season that it was “probably time to move on” after 10 seasons with the Giants. After a decade with the Giants, Umenyiora was open about the possibility to moving on, with the Jets as a potential landing spot. “Well, I feel like I’m a Pro Bowl player and I feel like I’m a starter in this league, obviously that might be difficult to do in New York,” Umenyiora said on Thursday during an appearance on the Super Bowl Radio Row. As he approaches an offseason full of uncertainty after 10 years with the Giants, Osi Umenyiora said Thursday there’s a chance he could return and finish his career with the team, despite saying shortly after the season it was “probably time to move on,” Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN New York reports. Jason Taylor was able to help out the Jets in a similar spot a few years ago, but it would once again be a short-term answer to a very longer term problem that the Jets have never seriously addressed during his first four years with the team. He acknowledges that he’d probably make more money elsewhere, although he says that money isn’t the most important thing to him, and finishing his career with the team that made him a second-round pick in 2003.
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