Linebacker Keith Rivers has signed a new one-year deal with the New York Giants.
Rivers, a former first-round pick of the Cincinnati Bengals, was traded to New York for a fifth-round pick on April 11, 2012. He missed five games with the Giants because of a slow-healing hamstring injury.
Rivers, 27, has never played a full season, and sat out all of 2011 with the Bengals after undergoing...
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March 15, 2013
On Thursday April 12th, the Super Bowl Champion New York Giants acquired Keith Rivers via trade with the Cincinnati Bengals for a 5th round draft pick. The former first-round selection displayed pro potential while playing all four years at the University of Southern California. Rivers finished his college career with 240 total tackles, 18 of those for a loss of 77 yards. But after...
Bengals linebacker Keith Rivers will remain on the reserve-non football injured list and won't play this season.
Rivers underwent wrist surgery in July, and Tuesday marks the end of a three-week period during which he was eligible for activation from the NFL list.
A top-ten draft pick in 2008, Rivers has been a starter when healthy and was the Bengals' second-leading tackler...