But the New York Giants middle linebacker wanted to get stronger and quicker this season. And he might be.
This offseason, Herzlich went with a modified paleo diet, which is also known as the "caveman diet," while incorporating CrossFit workouts. The result is a leaner Herzlich, who is hoping to improve in coverage while still being physical in stopping the run.Herzlich starts camp as the second-team middle linebacker, but he hopes to make ground on Chase Blackburn and become the starting MLB in his second season.Read more: http://espn.go.com/blog/new-york/giants/post/_/id/15383/a-leaner-herzlich-ready-to-show-talent“I don’t do what-ifs,” Herzlich said. “There’s too many instances in my life where I could go back and say ‘What if, what if. What if I didn’t get sick, what if I didn’t get hurt.' That’s not how you move forward so I don’t do that at all.”
Honestly hope he comes back with full force and actually becomes our MLB. I like Chase, but I'm hoping Herz got it.