Giants rookie minicamp sets stage for roster battle at biggest position of need

The Giants concluded a three-day rookie minicamp on Sunday, and it set the stage for an exciting roster battle to watch at one of the team’s biggest positions of need.
Youth Zach Parise Premier Green Reebok Jersey: NHL Minnesota Wild #11 Third
Johnny Townsend Authentic Jersey After passing on taking a cornerback during the 2018 NFL Draft, the Giants signed Penn State’s Grant Haley and Georgia’s Aaron Davis as undrafted rookie free agents, and there’s a chance that both could make the 53-man roster but they certainly will be battling throughout the course of the spring, summer and preseason.

Haley, as NJ Advance Media reported on Saturday, signed a $100,000.00 guaranteed contract which included a $25,000 signing bonus, after spending the last three seasons as Penn State’s starting nickel cornerback and a former captain of the Nittany Lions’ defense.

Pryor uniquely, at least in part, understands Mailata’s predicament. Pryor didn’t start playing football until high school, before he knew it he was already playing varsity.

O. J. Simpson Mens Jersey He couldn’t imagine jumping in at this stage, in the NFL, like Mailata has, though.

That would be hard, Pryor said. Especially coming from rugby. He’s coming Calle Rosen Womens Jersey from running the ball and tackling to now you gotta defend and block. I feel like that’s really hard to do. But he has the athletic ability and capability of doing it.

Mailata seems to聽understand that being drafted brings no guarantee of making the roster. Mailata looks and moves like an NFL player, but he’s never played football.

The victory was the Yankees’ (28-12) second straight. It allowed them to stay tied atop the American League East with the Red Sox, who beat the Blue Jays earlier in the afternoon.

The Yankees are 11-2 in May. They will be off Monday before starting a three-game set in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. That will start an eight-game road trip that also includes stops in Kansas City and Texas.

The Yankees have won seven straight series.

Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (6-1, 2.14 ERA) wasn’t at his best. It was plenty, though.

He gave up just a run over six innings, striking out seven and walking two. It was his fifth straight outing of at least six innings.

Sometimes, a contract nearing its expiration provides enough incentive for a breakout campaign. The Pittsburgh Steelers exercised Bud Dupree’s fifth-year option, but the team can still release him after a subpar season and save cash, barring an injury.

Tagged: Tags

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *