Quarterback David Carr, running back Ryan Torian, safety Tyler Sash and offensive tackle Selvish Capers were among notable players cut by the Giants on Saturday.
The New York Giants will face the NFC East rival Eagles twice this year, and members of Big Blue’s defense don’t seem to be too distracted over the issue.
Jerry Reese has placed a calendar in the room to count down the days until Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium.
Mathias Kiwanuka is going back to being a defensive end for the New York Giants — and as a starter. Kiwanuka was thrust into the role earlier this week when Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery to repair a herniated disc in his lower back.
While an apparent hazing video attracted the most attention Sunday, there was good news for the Giants regarding Ahmad Bradshaw and Jayron Hosley, who were banged up in Saturday’s preseason win over the Jets.
Backup middle linebacker Mark Herzlich and defensive end Adrian Tracy left the New York Giants game against the New York Jets with second-half injuries.
The Giants have also placed rookie linebacker Adrian Tracy on injured reserve and moved veteran offensive lineman Kevin Boothe from the active physically unable to perform list to reserve PUP.