EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Adoree Jackson has taken over as the New York Giants' No. 1 cornerback since the team's decision to release James Bradberry in May in a salary cap move.
Jackson, who will turn 27 next month, is the old man in the cornerbacks' room.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (9-8)
CAMP SITE: Philadelphia
LAST YEAR: The Eagles recovered from a 2-5 beginning to make the playoffs in coach Nick Sirianni’s first season and quarterback Jalen Hurts’ first as the full-time starter in his second year.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles strengthened their secondary, agreeing on a one-year contract with veteran cornerback James Bradberry on Wednesday.
Bradberry, who made the Pro Bowl in 2020, was released by the New York Giants on May 9 for salary reasons.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have released veteran cornerback James Bradberry.
A starter for the team the past two seasons, including making the Pro Bowl in 2020, Bradberry is a salary cap casualty.
NEW YORK GIANTS (4-13)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: OT Nate Solder, TE Evan Engram, S Jabrill Peppers, DT Austin Johnson, C Billy Price, G Will Hernandez, LB Lorenzo Carter, FB Eli Penny, LB Jaylon Smith, CB Keion Crossen, QB Mike Glennon, LS Casey Kreiter, DT Danny Shelton, LB Reggie Ragland, WR Dante Pettis, WR John Ross, LB Benardrick McKinney, G Matt Skura, TE Levine Toilolo, S Nate Ebner and T Corey Cunningham.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Looking at the past two games, the New York Giants are starting to play a lot better.
While the injury-ravaged offense is struggling to put up points with running back Saquon Barkley, receiver Kenny Golladay and three starters missing, the defense has resembled the unit that kept New York in games last season.
NEW YORK GIANTS (6-10)
New faces: WR Kenny Golladay, WR Kadarius Toney, WR John Ross, TE Kyle Rudolph, CB Adoree Jackson, RB Devontae Booker, QB Mike Glennon, DT Danny Shelton, LB Azeez Ojulari, C Billy Price, G Ben Bredeson.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When the New York Giants signed Adoree Jackson as a free agent in March, the hope was the cornerback would give the defense shutdown guys on both sides of the field.
James Bradberry, a free agent signee the year before, was certainly that in helping the Giants post a 6-10 record in Joe Judge's first season.
NEW YORK GIANTS (6-10)
CAMP SITE: East Rutherford, New Jersey
LAST YEAR: Despite the devastating injury to RB Saquon Barkley in the second game of the season and a 1-7 start under rookie coach Joe Judge, the Giants went on a four-game winning streak and went 5-3 in the second half of the season.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After free agency and the draft, most of the talk concerning the New York Giants was about how many more weapons quarterback Daniel Jones will have this season.
Defensive coordinator Pat Graham picked up more than a couple, too, led by cornerback Adoree Jackson.