The New York Giants are also releasing RB Rashad Jennings, bringing the total cap casualties for NY this off-season to $10.5M.
The Giants are also releasing starting RB Rashad Jennings, per sources. He was set to count over $3M vs salary cap and will save them $2.5M.
— Jordan Raanan (@JordanRaanan) February 13, 2017
Injuries to RB Shane Vereen led to Jennings seeing a lot more of the field than his 3.3 YPC would normally allow. The hopeful return of Vereen as well as the emergency of Paul Perkins made cutting the veteran an easy decision.