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Giants free agency rumors: CB Patrick Robinson drawing interest, per report

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A bit of Giants free agency news in advance of next week's frenzy.

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The New York Giants are interested in Philadelphia Eagles free agent cornerback Patrick Robinson, per a report from Eliot Shorr-Parks of

Robinson is a 30-yeat-old free agent who came to the Eagles in 2015 after being selected in the first round of the 2010 draft by the Los Angeles Chargers.

Per Pro Football Focus, Robinson had the best year of his career as a slot corner in 2017.

According to the analytics site, Robinson allowed the second-lowest completion percentage against among slot corners, while making three interceptions and a passer rating against of 65.2.

The interest makes sense in light of the decision by the Giants to move Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie from slot corner to free safety, as well as Ross Cockrell's impending free agency.