New York Giants, Jason McCourty half methods with no deal … for now

New York Giants, Jason McCourty half methods with no deal … for now

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The New York Giants met with veteran defensive again and hometown man, Jason McCourty, on Friday night and the face-to-face reportedly went nicely.

However, regardless of a constructive assembly between the Giants and McCourty, the 2 parted methods with no deal in place. The excellent news? The door stays open to future negotiations and a possible contract someplace down the street (doubtless after the 2021 NFL draft).

As we’ve famous beforehand, the 33-year-old McCoutry was a member of our Homegrown Legends Team again in September/November. Here’s what we had written about him on the time:

McCourty and his twin brother, Devin, have been born and raised in Rockland County, New York, and attended highschool simply throughout the state line at Saint Joseph Regional High in Montvale, New Jersey. Jason, who performed nook and was a star operating again, was recruited extra closely than Devin, who performed security. Jason contemplating attend Boston College, however the Eagles didn’t provide Devin a scholarship. When Rutgers made affords to each Jason and Devin, the brothers dedicated to the Scarlet Knights.

Jason recorded 150 tackles in 47 video games at Rutgers and was drafted within the sixth spherical by the Tennessee Titans in 2009. He spent eight seasons with the Titans and one with the Cleveland Browns earlier than becoming a member of Devin on the New England Patriots in 2018. Jason has 18 interceptions in 150 profession NFL regular-season video games and gained Super Bowl LIII with the Pats.

McCoutry acquired a Pro Football Focus grade of 55.7 final season, which was the second-lowest grade of his profession. However, that comes on the heels of three consecutive seasons grading out at 74.4 or higher.

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There can also be some stage of familiarity between head coach Joe Judge and McCoutry, so we’ll see if that performs into any future negotiations or a attainable deal. The Giants may definitely use one other cornerback, so don’t anticipate this curiosity to simply fall silent.

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