Excerpt: "There was no room for Ahmad Bradshaw, Chris Canty or Michael Boley on the cap-strapped Giants roster. But there just may be room for Manti Te’o.
Giants general manager Jerry Reese certainly seemed open to that prospect on Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine, just hours before the controversial Notre Dame linebacker met the press at Lucas Oil Stadium. Reese has already made several cold-blooded moves, axing team leaders Bradshaw, Canty and Boley over the past few weeks, and more could be on the way.
“It’s a long time before we play in September,” Reese said. “I wouldn’t doubt if there’s more changes.”
One of those changes could include drafting Te’o, whose scandal has been “blown out of proportion a little bit,” as Reese put it.
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“We’re more interested in what kind of football player he is than anything else,” said Reese, who drafted a character risk in corner Jayron Hosley a year ago. “We’ll investigate it and we’ll see how it goes.” Read more...