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RoanokeFan
01-01-2013, 08:43 AM
http://www.northjersey.com/sports/18...questions.html (http://www.northjersey.com/sports/185350962_Five_Giants_questions.html)

Excerpt: "1. Can the pass rush get revved up again?

There will be some new faces, but the pressure will remain for the key members of this group — Jason Pierre-Paul and Justin Tuck — to step their games up. Osi Umenyiora is a free agent and likely to take a deal elsewhere. Mathias Kiwanuka could make the full-time transition back to defensive end and young players like Adewale Ojomo may get a shot.

2. What will the offensive line look like next season?

The left side, tackle Will Beatty and guard Kevin Boothe, might not be back. Each are free agents and, with solid campaigns as starters this year, likely will draw interest on the market.

Center David Baas played considerably better in his second season, but was limited by hip and shoulder issues. He and Pro Bowl RG Chris Snee (hip) likely will undergo off-season surgery, and veteran RT David Diehl could be a cap casualty.

3. Is David Wilson capable of taking over for Ahmad Bradshaw as the starter?

The Giants drafted David Wilson in the first round this spring with the expectation that he would one day become their every-down back. He showed flashes of brilliance, but Bradshaw is only 26 and has proven invaluable in pass protection. His toughness also is unmatched.

Bradshaw’s numerous injuries may lead the Giants to look to move on from his contract, which has two years remaining and a sizeable cap hit." Read more...