The New York Giants re-signed cornerback Terrell Thomas, a former second-round draft pick who had knee surgery each of the past two years and hasn’t played in a National Football League game since the 2010 season.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was trying to throw a screen pass to wide receiver Hakeem Nicks on the right side of the line. Instead, Manning watched a Washington Redskins linebacker carry it into the end zone.
New York Giants cornerback Brian Witherspoon was waived after being lost for the National Football League season with a torn knee ligament, the second member of the team’s secondary lost to the injury in last night’s preseason game.
Former New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross agreed on a three-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars worth as much as $15.3 million, ESPN said, citing an unidentified National Football League official.