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Prince agrees to terms with Giants

One of Amukamara’s greatest assets is his speed,

One of Amukamara’s greatest assets is his speed, for which he can probably thank his mother, Christy. She participated in the 1984 Olympics for the Nigerian track and field team. Credit: AP

He was the last of the first-round picks to do so, but tonight Prince Amukamara agreed to terms with the Giants. He is expected to sign his contract tomorrow and be on the field with the team for the evening’s practice.

The Giants were beginning to grow weary waiting for the deal, especially after general manager Jerry Reese had declared it “close” last week. Tom Coughlin even said he thought Amukamara would be in by Wednesday.

Now, finally, the Giants can get their hands on the player they couldn’t believe was available to them in the draft and start crafting him into an NFL cornerback.


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