The New York Giants hosted cornerback Jason McCourty for a go to on Friday, per NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport.
According to Rapoport, the 2 sides are exploring a possible deal within the close to future.
McCourty is the dual brother of New England Patriots All-Pro defensive again Devin McCourty — the place they’ve spent the final three seasons collectively in Foxboro. McCourty additionally helped the Patriots seize Super Bowl LIII again in 2018, beginning 12 video games that 12 months.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 16, 2021
The 33-year-old has some familiarity on the teaching employees as properly, as he performed beneath present Giants head coach Joe Judge from 2018-19 in New England.
McCourty spent his collegiate days at Rutgers University in New Jersey, the place he nonetheless owns a house. He could be the most recent Rutgers alumnus and former Tennessee Titans and Patriots participant to hitch the Giants secondary alongside Logan Ryan and Adoree Jackson.
McCourty began 11 video games for the Patriots final season recording 42 tackles and three passes defensed. Overall, McCourty has began 137 video games in his 13-year NFL profession, intercepting 18 passes and racking up 723 tackles.
The native of Nyack, New York could be one other stable veteran pickup for Patrick Graham’s protection and may backup James Bradberry and Adoree Jackson as a depth piece on the exterior cornerback place.