Found February 07, 2013 on PPR Fantasy Football:
In a move that raised a few eyebrows but did not come as a complete surprise, the New York Giants released starting running back Ahmad Bradshaw yesterday in an effort to create cap space. The 26-year old Bradshaw was a member of two Super Bowl championship teams since joining the Giants in 2007 and has been the team’s starting running back the past two seasons. Despite being hampered by injury throughout the 2012 NFL season, the former University of Marshall product, compiled a total of 1,260 yards and six touchdowns. Bradshaw also added 23 receptions and proved to be a fairly valuable asset for fantasy football owners as he finished 20th in fantasy points among running backs in point per reception formats, finishing the season with a total of 185 fantasy points.  A big reason why the Giants were able to make this move and save over $6 million on the salary cap is the presence of David Wilson, who New York selected with its first round pick out of Virginia Tech in the 2012 NFL Draft...
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