Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 7/16/14
The New York Giants are banking that Jason Pierre Paul is fully recovered and 100% entering the 2014-15 season. Also, this will be Jason Pierre Paul’s contract year and if he expects a huge pay raise, he needs to repeat his 2011 performance (16.5 sacks).  The last two seasons (8.5 sacks combined) have been a struggle for JPP as he battled shoulder and back injuries that limited his production on the field. With Justin Tuck and Linval Joseph departed to Oakland and Minnesota respectively. JPP needs to be the main cog of the Giants DL. If so, players like Damonte Moore and Robert Ayers should contribute as the season unfolds and give the Giants a very well-balanced and productive DL. Also to consider is the additions the Giants made in the secondary (Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Walter Thurmond and Quintin Demps). The increase talent in the secondary will and should give JPP additional time in the pass rush on opposing quarterbacks.   The Giants are banking on JPP to fully recover and...
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