Found January 05, 2012 on
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Osi Umenyiora is sounding like his Giant career may be coming to an end.
from Jeff Roberts of the Bergen Record…
Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell called his eighth-year player “the missing piece.” But Umenyiora hinted this just might be his final season with the Giants.
The defensive end has been in a dispute with the team over his contract since the summer. He reported to training camp demanding a new deal or a trade. He has one year remaining on his old deal that will pay him $3.975 in 2012.
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