Posts Tagged ‘Player Profile’

Player Profile: Victor Cruz

There were two hundred and twenty-five players named called during the 2010 NFL draft.  Not one of those names was Victor Cruz. He’d have to try and make it as an UDFA. Cruz received calls from many teams, but the U-Mass standout opted to sign with the Giants. He’d try and make the roster as […]

Player Profiles: 2010 Draft Rounds 2-6 Recap & A Look Ahead

When a team goes into a draft they usually have a plan for each pick. Some teams might draft the best player available regardless of the position, some teams draft for need and some teams will draft a player based on his potential. If you’re a team that needs help now and struggled, you might […]

Player Profile: Clint Sintim

Heading into the 2010 season it seemed Clint Sintim would finally reach his potential. He would be in a training-camp battle with newly signed free agent Keith Bulluck for the starting weak outside linebacker spot. Sintim was given all the chances in the world to gain the staring position, however, once again he didn’t live […]

Player Profile: Antrel Rolle

Heading into the 2010 season, Antrel Rolle knew things would be different. He’d be leaving the team he began his career with, the Arizona Cardinals, to head to the Big Apple and play in New York. He was excited to play with fellow Miami Hurricane Kenny Phillips and help restore a Giants’ secondary that struggled […]

Player Profile: Chad Jones

Chad Jones wasn’t given a chance to contribute as a rookie in 2010. His season taken away from him in a freak car accident leaving him and doctors fighting to save his leg. The former LSU football and baseball standout was supposed to come into New York and help out a secondary that struggled tremendously […]

Player Profile: Travis Beckum

Heading into the 2010 season, the Giants were hoping Travis Beckum could finally develop into their pass-catching tight end, play the H-Back position, and finally become the mismatch type of player they thought he’d be when they drafted him with their 100th pick in the third round of the 2009 draft. His rookie season was […]

Player Profile: Kareem McKenzie

Heading into the 2010 season, the Giants’ had some serious questions regarding they’re offensive line. Of those questions, one question was if Kareem Mckenzie was worth giving his $4.25 million dollar roster bonus spot, too.  In an un-capped year, the Giants could have shed that money and look to spend it elsewhere, or save an […]

Player Profile: Derek Hagan

The 2011 season for Derek Hagan began with him collecting checks for unemployment. The former Arizona State standout was unable to make the 53 man roster for the Giants, losing out to rookie WR’s Victor Cruz and Duke Calhoun. Hagan, who had been with the team since 2008, no longer had a job. Hagan knew […]

Off-Season Player Profiles

It’s just about that time again. Request a Player Profile of one of your 2010 New York Giants and you will get the following: 1) A seasonal review of the player. What he did and didn’t do. 2) What he needs to improve on. 3) Outlook – Will this player be back, and what will […]

Player Profiles: Over

The Player Profile Series was a tremendous success! Thank you all for requesting players and responding to them. In case you’re wondering before the season, here’s a list of the players done, and the links to them. Later on I’ll offer another series, which is more in-depth. Hope you enjoyed them! Linval Joseph http://www.giantsgab.com/2010/07/26/player-profile-linval-joseph/ Eli […]