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Andre Brown, RB, New York Giants
School: NC State
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
Andre Brown is expected to stay with the New York Giants who have stamped him as a restricted free agent who comes with a second round pick price tag if any team came calling. But I doubt any team saw enough from Brown to offer him a multi-year deal. He was very good in the short time we did get to see him in 2012. Brown averaged a very good 5.3 YPC and scored 8 touchdowns on just 73 carries. Not bad for a guy who hadn’t been on an active roster since 2010.
And for many of us, it was like seeing the second coming of Wali Lundy or Steve Slaton or any other back that came from obscurity to make fantasy stardom! Ok, maybe that’s a little dramatic but isn’t fantasy football supposed to be?
In the end, Andre Brown will most likely enter 2013 as the change-of-pace and goal line back for the G-Men. Not a bad spot to be and it comes with plenty of upside. A...
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The New York Giants signed free agent kicker Josh Brown today, which means Lawrence Tynes’ tenure with the Giants is over.
K Josh Brown is signing with the Giants this morning, per multiple sources. He was in camp with the Jets last year. #nyg
— Jenny Vrentas (@JennyVrentas) March 13, 2013
The Giants are also interested in bringing back defensive end Dave Tollefson now that...
According to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants have re-signed linebacker Keith Rivers to a one-year deal.
Keith Rivers is re-signing with the Giants, source says. #nyg
— Jenny Vrentas (@JennyVrentas) March 14, 2013
This is a good move for the Giants after they released Michael Boley a few weeks ago. Their can’t afford to lose any more linebackers...
A person with knowledge of the deals says cornerback Aaron Ross and halfback Ryan Torain have agreed to contracts with the New York Giants.
A first-round pick by New York in 2007, Ross signed with Jacksonville after the Giants won the Super Bowl in February 2012.
Corey Webster and Prince Amukamara started for New York last season. Ross and second-year pro Jayron Hosley are...
One of the NFL's top tight ends had a new contract just one minute into Tuesday's free-agent signing period.
Profootballfocus.com first reported that Martellus Bennett will be leaving the New York Giants for the Chicago Bears.
Bennett quickly confirmed the news on his Twitter account (@JoeGryffindor).
"I'm proud to say I'll be joining my other brother (Brandon...
By: Vin D’Anton
K Josh Brown signs: The days of Tom Coughlin’s frustrated face when Lawrence Tynes misses a kick are over. No details yet, but Brown signed a contract with the Giants yesterday. Tynes will always be remembered for the kicks he made in the 2007 and ’11 Championship Games in overtime, but the die hard fans won’t forget the bad misses. The majority...
Former Cowboys and Giants defensive lineman Chris Canty announced today that he’s signed with the Baltimore Ravens. He even posted a picture on Instagram of his newly signed contract (photo above).
The ink is dry. It’s official!!! instagr.am/p/WxpIM7wBnU/
— Chris Canty (@ChrisCanty99) March 12, 2013
According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, Canty signed a three-year...
Free agent tight end Martellus Bennett is leaving the New York Giants after agreeing to a four-year contract with the Chicago Bears.
The Bears announced the deal on Tuesday. They also said Pro Bowl defensive tackle Henry Melton signed his $8.45 million franchise tender as expected. His agent Jordan Woy posted on Twitter last week that he would do just that and would still try to...
Free agent tight end Martellus Bennett says he is headed to the Chicago Bears and leaving the New York Giants.
He wrote Tuesday on Twitter that he's ''proud to say I'll be joining'' Pro Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall in Chicago next season and added a ''(hash)BEARDOWN'' at the end of the post. He wrote moments later wrote that the deal is...
Breaking News - Tight end Martellus Bennett has agreed in principle to a contract that will have him bring his services to the Windy City. The news broke as Bennett tweeted at the start of Tuesday’s NFL free agency period, “I’m proud to say I’ll be joining my other brother @bmarshall next season.#BEARDOWN.”
NFL Impact - This comes as quite a surprise. Not that Bennett...
The New York Giants have decided to use a first round tender on restricted free agent Victor Cruz. This means if a team wants to sign Cruz to a contract, they’ll have a give the Giants a first round pick in exchange for him. The Giants would also have a chance to match any offer that’s made to Cruz. Now that the Vikings traded away Percy Harvin and will have two first round...
According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, free agent Chris Canty will continue to make the rounds and visit with the Baltimore Ravens next.
The Ravens are hosting free-agent DL Chris Canty on a visit today. He’s got experience as a 3-4 DE from his days in Dallas.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 12, 2013
Canty has drawn a lot of attention like Cullen Jenkins, who recently...
The New York Giants weren’t able to come to an agreement with tight end Martellus Bennett before the start of the 2013 NFL Free Agency period got underway at 4:00 p.m. ET Tuesday and the Chicago Bears took advantage right away.
Bennett has reportedly agreed to terms on a deal with the Bears and becomes one of the first unrestricted free agents to sign with a new team, per Mike...
Chris Canty played for one defending Super Bowl champion last year, and now he'll play for another one this season.
The defensive tackle, cut last month by the Giants in a salary-cap clearing move, signed tonight with the Ravens, according to a picture he posted on his Instagram account.
Canty made several visits since the Giants released him, taking trips to the Titans...
The Ravens signed someone else’s player in free agency to join the frenzy.
According to reports, the Ravens have signed defensive Chris Canty away from the Giants. Canty apparently is getting a three-year, $8 million deal with $2.8 million guaranteed.
He should help the defensive front.