Found July 19, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Justin Pugh
TEAMS: New York Giants
According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the New York Giants are close to signing rookie first round pick, offensive lineman Justin Pugh. Btw, hearing NYG getting close on Justin Pugh signing. — Jason Cole (@JasonPhilCole) July 19, 2013 The Giants and Pugh’s reps have been going back and forth over offset money.     Need NFL Tickets? Loading... The post Giants reportedly getting close to signing Justin Pugh appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

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