Archive for March 16th, 2008

Sunday, March 16th, 2008

Hall will be a Raider, not a Giant

Giants Rumors & News

Forget about having DeAngelo Hall in your New York Giants’ secondary next season. The Atlanta Falcons have traded Hall to the Oakland Raiders for a second-round draft pick.

This seems like a typical Al Davis move. Take the talented, but troubled player and see if the misfit can help return the Raiders to glory.

It didn’t seem likely that Hall would be heading to the Giants, anyway. It seems likely now, though, that GM Jerry Reese will have to take a cornerback early in this year’s draft.

Here are a few more notes for your Sunday reading pleasure.

• I didn’t mention it the other day, but I was glad to see Derrick Ward re-sign with the Giants.

Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw give the Giants a terrific 1-2 punch in the backfield, of course. Durability is always a question with Jacobs, and we really have yet to see how much of a pounding Bradshaw can take. Ward, who was terrific filling in for Jacobs last season, is a much better third option …

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