NEW YORK SIGN CLAIM SIX PLAYERS OFF OF WAIVERS…
The New York Giants claimed the following six players off of waivers on Sunday:
- WR Kaelin Clay (Buffalo Bills)
- OC Spencer Pulley (Los Angeles Chargers)
- DE Mario Edwards (Oakland Raiders)
- CB Antonio Hamilton (Oakland Raiders)
- CB Michael Jordan (Cleveland Browns)
- CB Kamrin Moore (New Orleans Saints)
The 26-year old, 5’10”, 195-pound Clay was originally drafted in the 6th round of the 2015 NFL Draft by Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He has spent time with the Buccaneers (2015), Detroit Lions (2015), Baltimore Ravens (2015–2016), Carolina Panthers (2017), and Buffalo Bills (2017–2018). Clay has played in 20 regular-season games with two starts, accruing just six catches for 85 yards. He has experience returning both punts and kickoffs.
The 25-year old, 6’4, 308-pound Pulley was originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Los Angeles Chargers after the 2016 NFL Draft. Spencer started all 16 regular-season games for the Chargers in 2017 at center. He also is able to play guard.
The 24-year old, 6’3”, 280-pound Edwards was originally drafted in the 2nd round of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Raiders. He missed most of 2016 with a hip injury. In three years with the Raiders, Edwards has played in 30 regular-season games with 24 starts. He started 14 games in 2017 and finished the year with 27 tackles and 3.5 sacks. Edwards is a very good run defender.
The 25-year old, 6’0, 190-pound Hamilton was originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Oakland Raiders after the 2016 NFL Draft. He has played in 12 regular-season games with no starts.
The 25-year old, 6’1”, 200-pound Jordan was originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Los Angeles Rams after the 2016 NFL Draft. He was claimed off of waivers by the Browns in September 2017. Jordan has played in 20 regular-season games with three starts.
The 21-year old, 5’11’, 203-pound Moore (Boston College) was drafted in the 6th round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the New Orleans Saints.
NEW YORK SIGN CUT SIX PLAYERS, INCLUDING DAVIS WEBB…
To make room for the waiver-wire pick-ups, the New York Giants have waived or terminated the contracts of the following players:
- QB Davis Webb
- WR Hunter Sharp
- TE Jerell Adams
- OG John Jerry (contract terminated)
- DE Josh Banks
- CB William Gay (contract terminated)
The Giants drafted Webb in the 3rd round of the 2017 NFL Draft and Adams in the 6th round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Jerry was with the Giants since 2014, starting 56 regular-season games for the team.
NEW YORK SIGN EIGHT PLAYERS TO THE PRACTICE SQUAD…
The New York Giants have officially signed the following eight players to their 10-man Practice Squad:
- RB Jhurell Pressley
- WR Alonzo Russell
- WR Jawill Davis
- TE Garrett Dickerson
- OT Victor Salako
- LB Avery Moss
- LB Calvin Munson
- CB Grant Haley
All eight players were waived by the team on Saturday. The team still has two more open spots on the Practice Squad.
NEW YORK POST AND DAILY NEWS INTERVIEWS WITH JOHN MARA…
- John Mara gives complete breakdown of where Giants are by Steve Serby of The New York Post
- In wide-ranging interview, John Mara accepts blame for what he calls the lowest point in his time as Giants owner by Pat Leonard of The Daily News
WHAT’S UP NEXT…
The players return to practice on Monday.