Thanks and credit to Ralph Vacchiano and the NY Daily News for the basis of this (i.e., the list).
Uncertainty looms for Giants 'free' agents
Below is a list of NY Giants who will be up for free agency (either restricted or non-restricted) this offseason. Their current salaries are also listed.
I've decided to do Reese's job and tell him exactly what to do. You'll also see below my recommendations.
Please discuss. No particular format necessary or requested -- any thoughts or comments in any format will do!LB Chase Blackburn ($650,000) - BYE BYE
OL Kevin Boothe ($1,176,000) - KEEP
TE Kevin Boss ($1,350,000) - KEEP
RB Ahmad Bradshaw ($1,001,000) – probably gotta try to hold onto him
DB Courtney Brown ($470,000) - BYE BYE
LB Keith Bulluck ($855,000) - BYE BYE
WR Michael Clayton ($630,000) - keep/bring to camp
DT Barry Cofield ($1,759,000) - KEEP
S Deon Grant ($855,000) - keep/bring to camp
WR Derek Hagan ($630,000) - keep/bring to camp
WR Domenik Hixon ($1,684,000) - keep/bring to camp
S Michael Johnson ($1,350,000) - BYE BYE
DE Mathias Kiwanuka ($1,776,000) - KEEP
OL Jamon Meredith ($395,000) - who?
TE Bear Pascoe ($395,000) - keep/bring to camp
WR Darius Reynaud ($470,000) - BYE BYE
WR Steve Smith ($555,000) - KEEP
QB Jim Sorgi ($630,000) - BYE BYE
DE Dave Tollefson ($1,684,000) - looks like a hella lot $; keep at way le$$/bring to camp?
RB DJ Ware ($545,000) - bring to camp
LB Gerris Wilkinson ($1,176,000) - BYE BYE
CB Brian Witherspoon * - BYE BYE
PLUS, If I’m gonna trade a guy it’s Manningham and go with Nicks, Smith and the camp competition (Hagan, Clayton, Barden, etc.) and SIGN PLAX.