Found March 25, 2013 on Big Giants Boom:
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Osi Umneyiora is expected to sign with the Atlanta Falcons today, signifying the end of his tenure with the New York Giants. Photo courtesy of AP Frank Gray BGB Editor The New York Giants seem to be moving on in life without Osi Umenyiora. The two-time Super Bowl winner for big blue hit free agency this off season and has made a complete 180 degree turn in his mentality. The Giants have zero interest in re-signing him. With health issues and younger pass rushers in the stable and more possibly on the way via the April draft, the team seems to be content in moving forward. As for Umenyiora, he has continued to talk while the Giants remain silent in regards to him. He has publicly stated in recent weeks that he will be Defensive Player of the Year in 2013. This past week, he has said he would like to win in Atlanta. In all fairness, he is from that area and has a home there. While he said that there was "nothing better than winning in NY", he went on to stat...
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