Found August 10, 2012 on
Big Giants Boom:
Keith Rivers (Photo by Bobak Ha'Eri, used under Creative Commons License)
BGB Assistant Editor
The Giants open their preseason schedule tonight in
Jacksonville taking on the Jaguars.
Many players on the bubble will be looking to make an
immediate impact tonight, but still it’s just the first preseason game.
However, for linebacker Keith Rivers, tonight’s game will
have significant meaning.
Big Blue traded with the Cincinnati Bengals for the former
ninth overall pick this offseason, even though he missed all of 2011 with a
Whenever a player misses lengthy time due to injury, he
really can’t wait to get back on the field. So even though it’s just a
preseason game tonight, Rivers will be amped up and ready to go.
Before his injury, Rivers showed flashes of being an impact
linebacker for the Bengals. He’s said to have good closing speed on the
Looking at the Giants linebacker cor...
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Eli Manning prepares to pass in the First Qrt of the New York Giants preseason game against the Jaguars in Jacksonville on August 11, 2012. Photo courtesy of Douglas Jones- US PRESSWIRE
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