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John Jerry, Miami Dolphins (November 17, 2013)

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New York Giants Sign John Jerry: The New York Giants announced on Friday that they have officially signed unrestricted free agent offensive guard/tackle John Jerry (Miami Dolphins). The contract is reportedly a 1-year, $770,000 deal with $25,000 in guaranteed money. The 27-year old Jerry, who was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2010 NFL Draft, started all 32 games at right guard for the Dolphins the past two seasons. He was one of the players cited in the infamous Jonathan Martin bullying case.

“We did our homework on John, like we do with every player we sign,” said General Manager Jerry Reese. “We were satisfied with the answers we got about John as a player and person.”

Because of this move, we have updated the New York Giants Free Agent Signings (with scouting report), New York Giants 2014 Free Agency Scorecard, and Roster sections of the website.

New York Giants Close to Signing Zack Bowman: According to ESPN, the New York Giants are close to signing unrestricted free agent cornerback Zach Bowman (Chicago Bears) to a 1-year deal. The 29-year old Bowman has played six seasons for the Bears and started seven games at corner in 2013. The Giants have already signed cornerbacks Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Walter Thurmond this offseason in addition to re-signing cornerback Trumaine McBride.

Giants No Longer Interested in Anthony Spencer?: According to NJ.com, the New York Giants are no longer interested in unrestricted free agent defensive end/linebacker Anthony Spencer (Dallas Cowboys). Spencer visited the Giants this past Sunday and Monday. A source told NJ.com that the Giants are concerned about Spencer’s physical condition. Spencer had microfracture surgery on his left knee last year.

Eric Herman Had Hip Surgery: The Bergen Record is reporting that offensive guard Eric Herman had hip surgery after the 2013 season. He reportedly is progressing in his recovery.

Article on RB Rashad Jennings: Rashad Jennings vs. Ben Tate: Giants make right gamble at running back? by Jordan Raanan of NJ.com

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