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TweetThe New York Giants have signed ex Dallas Cowboys TE Martellus Bennett to a 1 year contract reportedly worth $2.5 million. This is a smart move by the organization considering both Jake Ballard and Travis Beckum suffered serious injuries during the Super Bowl and are not expected back at the start of the season. Bennett is a talented player who has had limited opportunities in Dallas, playing behind TE Jason Witten does not afford backups much playing time. Martellus does come with a little baggage, in the past he has made negative comments which seem to have been directed towards Tony Romo. He had an incident where he posted nude photos of himself online, and has been criticized for not playing up to his potential. He has married and seems to have made changes in his life. Before the 2011 season he said I represent my wife. I really didn't care what anybody said about me until she started to care. I am more professional with all the things I want to do right now Giants fan...
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