The New York Giants dealt with a brittle offensive line in 2013, and the team appears to have the same problem occurring this season, even before a single regular season game is played. In addition, first round draft pick Odell Beckham, Jr. has not seen the field in a meaningful way, so an expected big part of their offense will be unavailable as they face the Detroit Lions on Monday night.
Running back David Wilson’s second season with the Giants is over and his career might be in doubt because of a neck injury.
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 continued their roster purge after missing the playoffs, cutting leading rusher Ahmad Bradshaw and defensive tackle Chris Canty.
Marcus Thomas, Dwayne Hendricks and Markus Kuhn will be given a good chance to show where or if they belong on the depth chart on Wednesday night.
Hopatcong native and Rutgers’ alum, undrafted free agent Joe Martinek is marking his mark in Giants’ rookie camp.
With his contract out of the way, the 20-year-old Wilson can start preparing without distraction for his NFL debut.
The Giants have strengthened their Super Bowl title defense through a strong 2012 NFL draft.