Found August 08, 2012 on Football Nation:
The New York Giants will play their first preseason game this Friday night against the Jacksonville Jaguars. A lot is expected from the defending Super Bowl Champions as they will have many spots open for competition on both sides of the ball. With the injury bug already affecting key players on the Giants with Terrell Thomas, Hakeem Nicks and Chris Canty, this will be an opportunity for many players to show the coaching staff that they are ready to contribute to the team’s success. Although this is the first preseason game and, in most cases, not much is expected from the starters there will be many players in camp who will be auditioning for a roster spot and whileI am interested in watching a lot of the rookies, second-year players, free agents, or just players who have underachieved thus far. I will focus on watching the following five players particularly carefully to see how well they play. Marvin Austin (DT): This second year player is finally healthy and ready to showcase ...
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