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Giants news, 5/16: Jackrabbit still wants Dez, more headlines

Kyle Lauletta, gambling ruling also in today’s headlines

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Good morning, New York Giants fans! Let’s get to your Wednesday headlines.

Janoris Jenkins still pushing for Dez Bryant to Giants
The Giants still don’t appear interested in Dez Bryant — though Janoris Jenkins continues to lobby the front office to change its mind.


Kyle Lauletta could be crucial to Giants' Saquon Barkley gamble -
Kyle Lauletta certainly wasn't the main attraction at the Giants' rookie minicamp, but Judy Battista says New York's fourth-round selection might play a crucial role in how the Saquon Barkley pick is judged.

Leonard’s Giants Mailbag: Biggest rookie impact besides Saquon Barkley, the most likely third receiver, and more - NY Daily News
For the Giants, there is an unending amount to dissect during a major transition from a 2017 disaster to a 2018 draft darling.

What’s the biggest weakness for each NFL team before the 2018 season? -

New York Giants: cornerback

The Eli Apple era has been a disaster in the Meadowlands, and while the young corner still has time to turn his career around, it makes sense for the Giants’ rebuild to include some insurance in the defensive backfield. Injuries prevented Janoris Jenkins from following up on his 2016 Pro Bowl performance, and he doesn’t have much help elsewhere on the team’s depth chart — especially with aging cover corner Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie no longer on the roster. Unless you consider Teddy Williams or B.W. Webb waaaaaay under-the-radar starters from this year’s free agent haul, New York needs help.

Supreme Court sports gambling decision: 6 winners and 4 losers -
Legalized sports betting could become a reality. That’s good for some parties and bad for others.