The Giants invested fourth- and sixth-round 2018 draft picks in a trade with the Los Angeles Rams to nab Ogletree.
He is 26, entering his sixth NFL season and was a Rams 2013 first-round draft pick from Georgia. Olgetree is a sideline to sideline terror. He’s tough enough to fortify the middle, too.
He is not a complementary player.
He is not simply a piece of the puzzle. The Giants need him to be a defensive rock at linebacker. So, just give him the mic.
We’ll be here next year, because NFL fandom is cyclical. Soon we’ll get to camp and hear how players have lost X-amount of pounds. Later, anticipation will build for that first Hall of Fame game that we tend to forget is actually not good at all. Then we’ll get the rest of the preseason, and then, maybe, if we’re lucky, to actual regular-season football and, of course, Jones on the field.
Damon Harrison was back on the field Tuesday for the New York Giants during the first day of mandatory mini-camp. The participation in practice came after the defensive tackle was not present during voluntary OTAs earlier in the offseason. His reason — I was minding my own damn business.
Harrison met with the media and he was at least in midseason form off the field. Here are a few highlights of his media session:
The guy can play, man. ‘Saquad’, that’s what they call him, or something like that. I’m excited to get out there in training camp, so I can hit his ass [laughs]. See what he’s made of. I told him, it’s not Penn State. He’s not jerseys cheap going up against [defensive tackle] Josh Banks at Wake Forest. But no, the guy’s explosive, you can see how they will use him in the offense, which will be to our benefit.
If you know what you are doing, said Jets rookie receiver Jonah Trinnaman, you can play fast and with swagger and that’s what https://www.saleusajerseys.com/ coach wants. That way, you get to play the way that got you here.
Veteran running back Bilal Powell said: There is a lot of energy. He’s a very smart coach. We’ve got a lot of guys new to this. Roles are being defined every day. I’m not sure of mine yet. It’s going to take time and we’ll just see.