Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/14/12
Last offseason, Spencer Paysinger showed up to New York Giants training camp as an undrafted rookie linebacker out of Oregon with a very limited opportunity to prove himself worthy of making the roster. With Jacquian Williams, Greg Jones and Mark Herzlich all attempting to make the team as well, it seemed as if Paysinger was just going to be an extra body for training camp. Surprisingly, however, he proved himself as a standout special teams player in preseason action, and earned himself a spot on the 53-man roster. As Big Blue brings back one of its most talented linebacker core’s since the days of Antonio Pierce, Paysinger is once again in a dog fight to earn a spot on the roster. With the addition of Keith Rivers, there will be even more competition to make the team throughout training camp. However, on Sunday, head coach Tom Coughlin has some praise for the second year player. “He’s been impressive since he made our team as a rookie. He’s probably our top special teamer. He ga...
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