Originally posted on Five Tool Tool  |  Last updated 2/7/13
By all means, lose this guy Today, the NY Giants released three reasonably good players for the simple crime of having played long enough, and well enough, to cost actual money. The moves allow the club to get under the salary cap now, and potentially free up cash later for more important assets like WRs Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz. And if you are a fan of the laundry, you're probably a little bummed out, but not to the point of serious depression, because it's not as if the guys that where let go are world-beating talents... but it speaks to a central fact of the devil's bargain that is professional football. That is, you should grab every damn dime as quickly as humanly possible, because the franchise is going to, and damned near has to, cut you off at the knees at the first instance where it becomes advantageous. Ahmad Bradshaw was the Giants' RB1 as little as eight games ago, the engine to two Super Bowl runs, and a guy that played through an absurd amount of injuries and ad...
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