The New York Giants on Tuesday cut linebacker Nico Johnson with a failed physical designation. That leaves their roster at 71 players with the 2016 NFL Draft upcoming. Rosters will be at 90 for training camp.
Johnson was a 2013 fourth-round pick by the Kansas City Chiefs. He appeared in one late-season game for the Giants last season.
Veteran cornerback Leon Hall is still looking for a home in free agency. Part of the reason might be that he underwent back surgery this offseason.
NFL.com lists five first-round draft trades that would make sense. None of them involve the Giants.
A recent study shows that there is a link between low Wonderlic scores and NFL arrest rates.