Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/15/13
With the Giants winless (0-6) for the season, perhaps it’s time to look towards the future before the trading deadline (Oct 29th) with some pending free agents on the roster. Assuming the Giants have no intention of re-signing any of the players mentioned in this article, then they should consider trading them for additional draft picks in the 2014 or perhaps the 2015 draft. I have compiled 5 players who are pending free agents and could provide the Giants with needed additional picks in the draft. Again, this is all on the assumption that none of the players on my list are going to be re-signed:Hakeem Nicks (WR): Clearly the most talented pending free agent on the Giants roster and most likely to leave; as the Giants may not be able to afford him or perhaps are not willing to sign him to a larger or long term deal. Nicks is in the final year of his contract at $2,508M; which is roughly $5M less than Victor Cruz.  With the Giants salary cap tight as it currently is, it would be hard...
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