Giants sign safety Brandon Meriweather

Veteran safety Brandon Meriweather looks to have an immediate impact on New York’s secondary.

Desperate for help in the secondary following a rash of injuries suffered so far this preseason, the Giants over the weekend signed free agent safety Brandon Meriweather.

Although Meriweather qualified for the Pro Bowl as a member of the Patriots in 2009 and 2010, his more recent tenure with Washington hasn’t been nearly as successful. Meriweather has struggled to stay on the field with just 24 games played over the past three seasons, and he’s become notorious as a dirty player due to the number of dangerous hits that he has delivered throughout his career.

Still, the 30-year-old Miami alumnus brings with him the experience that the Giants need in their secondary right now. The team tried to go with a youth movement at the position by drafting Landon Collins in the second round of this year’s Draft and Mykkele Thompson in the fifth, but Collins is now out with an MCL (knee) injury suffered against the Bengals on Friday, while Thompson will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury.

With second-year player Nat Berhe also sitting out due to a calf injury, New York’s safety depth chart is currently topped by veteran acquisition Jeromy Miles and the inexperienced Cooper Taylor. No matter what you think of Meriweather’s reputation, the Giants needed to add someone with his kind of experience to the lineup.

Now that Meriweather is on the roster, the Giants can perhaps move Bennett Jackson back to his natural cornerback position to make up for the injuries suffered at that position. Prince Amukamara is dealing with a groin injury, while Trumaine McBride has a hamstring issue. Even backups like Chykie Brown (knee) and Jayron Hosley (concussion) are banged up.

The Giants knew they had to stay relatively healthy to have a chance to compete in 2015, but the injury bug has bitten sooner than even pessimistic fans expected. Acquisitions like Meriweather are necessary for the team just to have enough bodies to practice with, but now the new player must learn the defense and prepare to be a starter for New York.

If Meriweather plays as recklessly as he did during his Washington tenure, he might find himself on the shelf like so many other Giants, so let’s hope that the veteran has learned a thing or two during his eight-year career. If he hasn’t, the Giants might be making another similar move in the near future.


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Desperate for help in the secondary following a rash of injuries suffered so far this preseason, the Giants over the weekend signed free agent safety Brandon Meriweather.\r\n

Although Meriweather qualified for the Pro Bowl as a member of the Patriots in 2009 and 2010, his more recent tenure with Washington hasn’t been nearly as successful. Meriweather has struggled to stay on the field with just 24 games played over the past three seasons, and he’s become notorious as a dirty player due to the number of dangerous hits that he has delivered throughout his career.\r\n

Still, the 30-year-old Miami alumnus brings with him the experience that the Giants need in their secondary right now. The team tried to go with a youth movement at the position by drafting Landon Collins in the second round of this year’s Draft and Mykkele Thompson in the fifth, but Collins is now out with an MCL (knee) injury suffered against the Bengals on Friday, while Thompson will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury.\r\n

With second-year player Nat Berhe also sitting out due to a calf injury, New York’s safety depth chart is currently topped by veteran acquisition Jeromy Miles and the inexperienced Cooper Taylor. No matter what you think of Meriweather’s reputation, the Giants needed to add someone with his kind of experience to the lineup.\r\n

Now that Meriweather is on the roster, the Giants can perhaps move Bennett Jackson back to his natural cornerback position to make up for the injuries suffered at that position. Prince Amukamara is dealing with a groin injury, while Trumaine McBride has a hamstring issue. Even backups like Chykie Brown (knee) and Jayron Hosley (concussion) are banged up.\r\n

The Giants knew they had to stay relatively healthy to have a chance to compete in 2015, but the injury bug has bitten sooner than even pessimistic fans expected. Acquisitions like Meriweather are necessary for the team just to have enough bodies to practice with, but now the new player must learn the defense and prepare to be a starter for New York.\r\n

If Meriweather plays as recklessly as he did during his Washington tenure, he might find himself on the shelf like so many other Giants, so let’s hope that the veteran has learned a thing or two during his eight-year career. If he hasn’t, the Giants might be making another similar move in the near future.\r\n","mobileBody":"

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Desperate for help in the secondary following a rash of injuries suffered so far this preseason, the Giants over the weekend signed free agent safety Brandon Meriweather.

Although Meriweather qualified for the Pro Bowl as a member of the Patriots in 2009 and 2010, his more recent tenure with Washington hasn’t been nearly as successful. Meriweather has struggled to stay on the field with just 24 games played over the past three seasons, and he’s become notorious as a dirty player due to the number of dangerous hits that he has delivered throughout his career.

Still, the 30-year-old Miami alumnus brings with him the experience that the Giants need in their secondary right now. The team tried to go with a youth movement at the position by drafting Landon Collins in the second round of this year’s Draft and Mykkele Thompson in the fifth, but Collins is now out with an MCL (knee) injury suffered against the Bengals on Friday, while Thompson will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury.

With second-year player Nat Berhe also sitting out due to a calf injury, New York’s safety depth chart is currently topped by veteran acquisition Jeromy Miles and the inexperienced Cooper Taylor. No matter what you think of Meriweather’s reputation, the Giants needed to add someone with his kind of experience to the lineup.

Now that Meriweather is on the roster, the Giants can perhaps move Bennett Jackson back to his natural cornerback position to make up for the injuries suffered at that position. Prince Amukamara is dealing with a groin injury, while Trumaine McBride has a hamstring issue. Even backups like Chykie Brown (knee) and Jayron Hosley (concussion) are banged up.

The Giants knew they had to stay relatively healthy to have a chance to compete in 2015, but the injury bug has bitten sooner than even pessimistic fans expected. Acquisitions like Meriweather are necessary for the team just to have enough bodies to practice with, but now the new player must learn the defense and prepare to be a starter for New York.

If Meriweather plays as recklessly as he did during his Washington tenure, he might find himself on the shelf like so many other Giants, so let’s hope that the veteran has learned a thing or two during his eight-year career. If he hasn’t, the Giants might be making another similar move in the near future. 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