T-Rock's Take on the Giants

Giants get their returner in Quintin Demps

KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 01: Defensive back

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In a perfect world the Giants wanted to sign a kick returner who could also play wide receiver. That was why they had interest in Jacoby Jones and Ted Ginn Jr. before they signed elsewhere. Well, the NFL is not a perfect world. And with the team still looking to upgrade its return game it agreed to terms late Saturday night with safety Quintin Demps.

Demps most recently played for the Chiefs...

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Where things stand as we approach 4 p.m.

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LaRod Stephens-Howling (34) is

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With about an hour to go before free agency begins, the Giants are busily signing some of their own players to stick around.

So far they have agreed to terms with safety Stevie Brown, cornerback Trumaine McBride, running back Peyton Hillis and kicker Josh Brown.

The return of Stevie Brown, who is coming off ACL surgery, should give the Giants a pretty good group at safety. With Brown,...

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Antrel Rolle says communication with Ryan Mundy was 'awesome'

Antrel Rolle celebrates his fumble recovery during a

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It was an injury that cost Antrel Rolle to miss the previous two preseason games. And it was an injury that nudged him back into last night’s preseason finale.

With fellow starting safety Stevie Brown out for the season with a torn ACL he suffered last week, Rolle wanted to get some in-game reps with his new wingman before the regular season opens on Sept. 8. So instead of sitting out the...

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Antrel Rolle takes Stevie Brown loss hard, vows to step up 'more than I ever have before'

Giants safety Antrel Rolle practices during team training

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Antrel Rolle is still dealing with the loss of his friend.

“This goes deeper than football,” he said of teammate and wingman Stevie Brown landing on injured reserve with a torn ACL over the weekend. “It still hasn’t hit me all yet.”

Perhaps it will this afternoon when Rolle steps onto the football field and practices for the first time in two weeks – he sprained his ankle on Aug. 12...

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Practice report: Antrel Rolle runs, Spencer Paysinger picks, Henry Hynoski returns

Spencer Paysinger attacks a blocking dummy during drills

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A bit of an abbreviated practice today, about an hour and a half, and most of it was off of cards once again. So here’s your abbreviated practice report:

The big news was that Henry Hynoski came off PUP, but he didn’t wind up doing much more than he had been. About the only difference was he was doing it with the rest of the team and not on a field to the side with the other shunned PUPpies....

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