Originally posted on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 3/17/14
  According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, Giants DE Mathias Kiwanuka has agreed to restructure his in order to free up some cap space for the team. Kiwanuka’s 2014 salary drops from $4.375 million to $1.5 million and will free up a little over $2 million in cap space. Pelissero adds that Kiwanuka will receive $700,000 roster bonus and $125,000 available in incentives. Kiwanuka, 31, signed a four-year, $21.75 million contract that included $10.95 million guaranteed with the Giants back in 2012. Last season, appeared in all 16 games and totaled 41 tackles, six sacks and two forced fumbles for the Giants. Pro Football Focus rated him as the No. 50 defensive end in a 4-3 system out of 52 qualifying players last year.
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