DE Robert Ayers Visits the New York Giants: According to the National Football Post, unrestricted free agent defensive end Robert Ayers (Denver Broncos) visited the New York Giants today.
The 28-year old Ayers, a New Jersey native, was originally drafted in the 1st round of the 2009 NFL by the Broncos. While Ayers has never lived up to his lofty draft status, in five seasons he has played in 72 regular-season games with 27 starts. He played in 15 regular-season games with three starts in 2013, finishing the season with 29 tackles, 5.5 sacks, and one forced fumble. At 6-3, 274 pounds, Ayers is a steady run defender but he only has 12 career sacks.
Ayers has also drawn interest from the Cincinnati Bengals.