Giants roster moves: DB Mike Jones brought back

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Giants roster moves: DB Mike Jones brought back

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[url=http://www.giantsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-nate-solder-jersey]Nate Solder Jersey[/url] , DL Kristjan Sokoli to IR The New York Giants, hit by a rash of injuries in their secondary, have reportedly made another move to bolster the depth at that position. The team announced Saturday that defensive back Mike Jones is once again being added to the roster. Jones will take the roster spot of defensive end Kristjan Sokoli, who is being placed on IR after suffering a torn ACL Thursday vs. the Cleveland Browns.Jones, who played at North Carolina Central and at Temple, was signed as an undrafted free agent after impressing during rookie mini-camp in May. He was cut in early June.The Giants have seen cornerback Sam Beal go on IR, and have corners Donte Deayon and William Gay suffering from hamstring injuries. They recently added veteran corner Leonard Johnson. At safety, Curtis Riley and Darian Thompson have hamstring injuries. The Giants added undrafted rookie Mike Basile [url=http://www.giantsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-sterling-shepard-jersey]Authentic Sterling Shepard Jersey[/url] , from Monmouth, before Thursday’s game against the Cleveland Browns.Jones, 5-foot-9 and 187 pounds, also has experience returning punts and kickoffs.5 things to know about new Giants cornerback Michael Jordan One of the trio of defensive backs awarded to the New York Giants via waivers on Sunday was Michael Jordan, formerly of the Cleveland Browns. And, yeah. maybe we’ll just call him Mike.Anyway, we reached out to our friends at SB Nation’s Browns website, Dawgs By Nature [url=http://www.giantsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-kareem-martin-jersey]Youth Kareem Martin Jersey[/url] , and Chris Pokorny gave us a little background on Jordan. Ed: Why did the Browns cut him?Chris: The Browns made the decision to completely revamp the corner position this offseason because the organization felt the team lacked speed there. They drafted Denzel Ward at No. 4 overall, and then signed three cornerbacks in free agency, all of whom made the team. Jordan was one of two holdovers from a year ago, so he simply got caught in a numbers game.Ed: Is he a slot corner or outside guy?Chris: I can only speak that he was utilized as an outside corner during his time with Cleveland.Ed: What are his strengths, weaknesses?Chris: In limited action last year, it looked like he belonged and tackled well. I wish I could speak more technically on his abilities, but he didn’t see enough playing time to find specific strengths or weaknesses.Ed: What, if anything [url=http://www.giantsauthorizedshops.com/authentic-ray-ray-armstrong-jersey]Youth Ray-Ray Armstrong Jersey[/url] , should we know about him as a person?Chris: People joked at first about his name being Michael Jordan. But during his time on the roster, he was labeled as Mike Jordan. He had ties to Gregg Williams with the Rams in 2016, so this will be a new experience for him playing under a different coordinator. Ed: Are you surprised he got claimed?Chris: I’m not too surprised he was claimed. In fact, Cleveland had two cornerbacks who were claimed. Waivers is how the Browns got his services last year at this time too.