Frank Okam – Photo by USA Today Sports Images
Rookie Mini-Camp Practices End: Although the Giants’ mini-camp officially ends on Sunday, press access to the team during the mini-camp ended on Saturday with two more practices. A sights and sounds video from Day 2 of the rookie mini-camp and a rookie mini-camp wrap-up report video are available at Giants.com. In addition, here are some camp reports from the media:
Coach Media Q&As: Transcripts and video clips of Saturday’s media sessions with the following coaches are available at Giants.com:
Player Media Q&As: Transcripts and video clips of Saturday’s media Q&As with the following players are available at Giants.com:
Giants Make 11 Roster Moves: The Giants officially announced on Saturday that they have signed five player players who attended the rookie mini-camp on a tryout basis: TE Michael Palmer (Atlanta Falcons), DT Frank Okam (ex-Tampa Bay Buccaneers), WR Jeremy Horne (ex-Kansas City Chiefs), CB Junior Mertile (rookie – Florida International), and S John Stevenson (rookie – Georgia Southern). In addition, as previously reported, the Giants signed LB Aaron Curry (ex-Oakland Raiders) on Friday.
To make room for these players, the Giants waived six players: WR Marcus Davis, OG Levy Adcock, DT Bobby Skinner, LB Charles Dieuseul, CB Buddy Jackson, and PK Jake Rogers.
Articles on DE Damontre Moore:
- Giants Hope There’s Plenty Moore in Store by Ebenezer Samuel of The Daily News
- Damontre Moore Being Groomed to Be Hybrid Linebacker/Defensive End by Dave Hutchinson of The Star-Ledger
Article on DT Johnathan Hankins: Giants Believe Rookie DT Johnathan Hankins Will Bolster Their Run Defense by Dave Hutchinson of The Star-Ledger
Article on the Giants’ Return Game: New York Giants Search for New Return Men by Patricia Traina for Yahoo! Sports