Originally written on Big Giants Boom  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Adrian Tracy for WM (left), Photo by bluehenfoto, used under Creative Commons License Jim Mancari BGB Assistant Editor Adrian Tracy didn’t really have that much hype surrounding him when the Giants drafted him in the later rounds of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played defensive end at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.—a school known more for its academic prowess than its sports program. After two years as mainly a practice player, Tracy is actually getting some attention this offseason as a viable candidate along the Giants defensive front. Of course, it would be in a reserve role since the Giants currently employ Justin Tuck and Jason Pierre-Paul, not to mention Osi Umenyiora. But once Dave Tollefson signed with the Oakland Raiders, Tracy’s role automatically increased. The Giants experimented with using him at linebacker, but his main spot is defensive end, and hopefully he can settle into a rhythm of seeing a handful of snaps each game. ...
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