"I think the jury is still out on who the No. 1 tight end is, I think it'll probably be tight end by committee," general manager Jerry Reese said on WFAN. "But there are some really good tight ends, some athletic, big guys who can run and catch the ball.
"Adrien Robinson and
"Well, it's my third year, my weight's down, we've got a new [offensive coordinator], new tight ends coach, everything is fresh," Robinson said. "It's a clean slate, and I'm just ready to go."
"It's just a huge opportunity. They laid a huge opportunity in front of me. I just have to go take it, make the most of it," said Robinson, who has zero catches in two seasons. "I do feel that pressure. I know it's my third year. Like you said, 'it's now or never.' That is my mentality that I'm taking every day."
Tight end was a position of need for the
"We weren't going to force any players or overvalue anybody just because people may think we need a tight end," Giants VP of player evaluation Marc Ross told the website. "That's just not the way we operate."
Jermichael Finley and Dustin Keller remain available in free agency.
McAdoo, who coached the Packers tight ends for six seasons in Green Bay before taking over as quarterbacks coach the past two seasons, likes using the tight end in his offense. The Giants cut Brandon Myers this offseason, and the Packers have two free agents on the market in
Either one could be in play for the Giants, who only have
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