David Buehler – Photo by USA Today Sports Images
Giants Sign Kicker David Buehler: The Giants announced yesterday that they have signed street free agent PK David Buehler. Buehler has spent time with the Dallas Cowboys (2009-2011), principally as a kickoff specialist though he did also handle field goals in 2010. The Cowboys waived him in March 2012.
PK Lawrence Tynes will soon be an unrestricted free agent. The Giants also signed PK/P Jake Rogers earlier this offseason.
More Details on CB Terrell Thomas’ New Deal: According to press reports, CB Terrell Thomas’ new 1-year contract includes $630,000 in base salary, a $35,000 signing bonus, a $35,000 workout bonus, and $500,000 in playing-time incentives. If Thomas ends up on Injured Reserve again, his salary will be reduced to $358,000.
Giants.com Q&A With HB David Wilson: The following three-part video interview with HB David Wilson is available at Giants.com:
P Steve Weatherford on WFAN: The audio of yesterday’s WFAN interview with P Steve Weatherford is available at CBSNewYork.com.
Defensive Positional Analyses: The following defensive positional analyses were written by Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com:
Article on DE Justin Tuck: Justin Tuck ‘a Little Bit’ Surprised by Giants Cuts but Trusts in GM Jerry Reese by Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger
Article on CB Terrell Thomas: Panthers’ Thomas Davis Inspires Giants’ Terrell Thomas in Comeback from Third ACL Surgery by Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger
New Book by Tom Coughlin in the BBI Store: A new book by Tom Coughlin, Earn the Right to Win, is now available in the BBI Store (Amazon.com).