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Giants Worked Out Two Kickers

adamg : 11/14/2017 6:18 pm
Andrew Franks and Jason Myers per Jordan Raanan.

For those who were starting to get antsy over the least of our problems...
Franks is pretty good  
Rjanyg : 11/14/2017 6:26 pm : link
RPI grad, division 3. I'd take him I've Rosas
Rosas sux  
Larry in Pencilvania : 11/14/2017 6:34 pm : link
Guy can't make a 34 yard kick
If the Giants did not work out any kickers  
joeinpa : 11/14/2017 6:48 pm : link
they would be sending a clear message to their players that it is not business as usual.

Kickers with his record do not last long in the NFL
RE: Rosas sux  
mrvax : 11/14/2017 7:00 pm : link
In comment 13692444 Larry in Pencilvania said:
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Guy can't make a 34 yard kick


Nor keep the kickoff in bounds.
Franks  
XBRONX : 11/14/2017 7:07 pm : link
16 out pf 21 last year. Not great.
RE: Franks is pretty good  
BigBlue4You09 : 11/14/2017 7:15 pm : link
In comment 13692436 Rjanyg said:
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RPI grad, division 3. I'd take him I've Rosas


Franks sucks balls too
Why bother at this point  
PatersonPlank : 11/14/2017 7:16 pm : link
Its just more water in the ocean, or more sand on the beach, or whatever else.
No thanks to Franks  
benwa27 : 11/14/2017 8:00 pm : link
Franks missed two kicks under 30 yards last year. Hard pass.
RE: Why bother at this point  
Les in TO : 11/14/2017 8:10 pm : link
In comment 13692482 PatersonPlank said:
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Its just more water in the ocean, or more sand on the beach, or whatever else.
kickers are low hanging fruit when teams want to send a message that players will be held accountable for nonperformance
May as well give Rosas  
Since1965 : 11/14/2017 8:23 pm : link
the entire year at this point. See if he can gain a bit better consistency. He's the least of their worries right now. Hell, they're letting MacAdoo finish the year the out!
Hey,  
Doomster : 11/14/2017 8:40 pm : link
we may NEED a miss at the end of a game!
If Rosas has this strong leg ...  
FStubbs : 11/14/2017 9:34 pm : link
... may as well let him develop.
Gould  
Fish : 11/14/2017 11:19 pm : link
And Novak have been good
Rosas  
Dragon : 11/15/2017 1:10 am : link
This is not the time yet to give up on him but I do like the idea of letting him know he needs to improve but kickers are a breed apart. His big leg spoken about so far has not been seen during games to this point. This could light a fire inside him or cause him to overreact and just melt away his chance.
Jason Myers is very similar to Rosas.  
Big Blue Blogger : 11/15/2017 1:45 am : link
Big leg, wildly inconsistent. His first two years, the Jaguars were going nowhere anyway, so they could afford to ride out his ups and downs. This year, the inconsistency continued, the leg strength diminished, and Jacksonville improved to the point where the kicker actually made a difference. The Jags are 3-0 since cutting him.
I don't see the point  
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....
He is a young kicker  
larryflower37 : 11/15/2017 9:31 am : link
let him see if he can work out his issues.
They are 1-8 with a lot of other issues
RE: Hey,  
Bogey : 11/15/2017 10:04 am : link
In comment 13692551 Doomster said:
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we may NEED a miss at the end of a game!


It's funny cause it's true.
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