Archive for the ‘2009 NFL Draft’ Category

Report: Giants #4 Rated Drafting Organization

I know — this is a bit of fluff  – but let’s face it there isn’t all that much going on right now and we’re all waiting anxiously for the draft to see who the Giants fortify their positions with. Speaking of which, here’s the point of the post… Bleacher Report has the Giants ranked […]

Full List of Mini-Camp Participants

The Daily News has the full list of mini-camp participants: QUARTERBACKS Andre’ Woodson Rhett Bomar, Sam Houston State (fifth round) RECEIVERS Micah Rucker Hakeem Nicks, North Carolina (first round) Ramses Barden, Cal Poly (third round) Shaun Bodiford, Portland State (fourth-year player, tryout) Maurice Covington, Virginia (tryout) Daniel Polk, Midwestern State (first-year player, tryout) Tommy Breaux, […]

NFLPA Confirms UDFA Signings

The NFLPA has confirmed the signings of these undrafted free agents. All signed three year deals: DE Maurice Evans (Penn State) DE Alex Field (Virginia) DT Dwayne Hendricks (Miami) LB/S Kenny Ingram (Florida State) S Sha’reff Rashad (Central Florida) CB Bruce Johnson (Miami) It’s also believed that Vince Anderson of Weber International has signed, although […]

Nicks Picks Number; Marc Ross Talks

Hakeem Nicks has decided on a number and it is 18. Jeff Feagles, who previously had the number, switched back to 17. Also, Director of College Scouting Marc Ross talked with Bob Papa. You can watch the interview here.

Goddard Invited for a Tryout

According to the Daily News, the Giants have invited UNC safety Trimane Goddard for a tryout.

Giants Assign Numbers to Draft Picks

The Giants have assigned draft picks to their draftees, except Hakeem Nicks: LB Clint Sintim: #97 OT William Beatty: #65 WR Ramses Barden: #13 TE Travis Beckum: #47 RB Andre Brown: #22 QB Rhett Bomar: #5 CB DeAndre Wright: #26 CB Stoney Woodson: #29 Mathias Kiwanuka swtiched to 94, which is why Sintim has 97.

Current Undrafted Free Agent List

The Daily News has an updated undrafted free agent list. CB Vince Anderson, Weber International University WR Maurice Covington, Virginia (tryout) DE Maurice Evans, Penn State DE Alex Field, Virginia DT Dwayne Hendricks, Miami TE Darius Hill, Ball State S Kenny Ingram, Florida State CB Bruce Johnson, Miami DE Kenny Mainor, Troy (tryout) RT Jesse […]

Giants Almost Had Jeremy Maclin:

From Mike Garafolo: The Giants said they didn’t trade up in the first round of this past weekend’s draft because they didn’t want to reach for a wide receiver. It turns out they were closer to reaching — and to a different player — than they let on. Before drafting North Carolina’s Hakeem Nicks with […]

Otis Wiley Signs With Detroit, Not With Giants

It had appeared that Safety Otis Wiley had signed a free agent contract with the Giants. He did not. According to mlive.com, Wiley has signed with the Lions. We might hear a lot of these over the next few weeks. The Giants don’t officially announced undrafted free agents until they sign the contract and pass […]

Wide Recievers Speak; Other Notes

Ralph Vacchiano has some reactions from the current recievers on the new recievers, as well as some other notes: That’s what Steve Smith, Domenik Hixon and David Tyree had to say today, when they were asked for their reaction to what the Giants did on draft weekend. Adding Hakeem Nicks in Round 1 and Ramses […]