Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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In my last article, I spotlighted 5 prospects to watch and who I believe can make an impact on the Giants in 2012 or beyond. In this article, I’ve put a little twist on it and have targeted 2 veteran players looking to latch on to re-establish themselves in the NFL. With currently 16-18 veterans tryout for the Giants, I narrowed down my selection to 2 players who I feel have the best chance of making the team based on their history and also their ability. WR Limas Sweed (6’4, 220 pounds): Sweed was chosen by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2008 Draft in the 2nd round (53rdoverall) out of the University of Texas. He spent three frustrating seasons in a Pittsburgh uniform, which ended on an injury to his left Achilles that required surgery. Since then, Sweed has bounced around trying out with various teams to restart his career. Sweed’s overall numbers are not very impressive (7 receptions for 69 yards) during his career, so what would make us believe that Sweed has what it takes t...
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