WIDE RECEIVER KEVIN OGLETREE VISITING GIANTS TODAY
"One day after signing former Dallas Cowboys tight end Martellus Bennett, the
Giants will be hosting former Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree.
Ogletree, who signed with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent out of
Virginia in 2009, hasn't exactly been an elite wideout over his three seasons,
hauling in only 25 receptions for 294 yards, but he is skilled on special
Big Blue will undoubtedly need to fill a hole at wide receiver due to the
almost certain departure of Mario Manningham, but that's probably not what they
see in Ogletree. Instead, Ogletree is likely seen as a potential replacement for
Devin Thomas, who, ironically enough, is drawing interest from the Cowboys.
Many fans in Dallas consider Ogletree a bit of a bust as they expected him to
blossom into a solid #3 wide receiver, but that never happened. Still, he has
some upside and would be a quality addition to the special teams unit should Big
Blue decide to sign him.
Ogletree wasn't tendered by the Cowboys, making him an unrestricted free