Gettleman doesn’t relish thought of trading his best player, but that won’t preclude the Giants from weighing their options.
Co-owner John Mara attempted to clarify his organization’s predicament, insisting Beckham is not on the trade block even if the phone lines remain open.
In a conversation with Good Morning Football’s Peter Schrager, coach Sean McVay fanned the flames driving Beckham-to-Los Angeles fervor.
If the star-stalking Rams intend to pursue the three-time Pro Bowler, the asking price will likely include their No. 23 overall selection in the upcoming draft. That pick is available in the right trade, NFL Network’s Steve Wyche confirmed. The consensus among league insiders, per Rapoport, is that a Beckham deal would require at least a first-round pick and likely more.
Gettleman touched on the Rams speculation, as well as Rapoport’s report that Beckham will not play this season without a new contract.
In the past two days there have been two reports about Odell, OK Gettleman told reporters. They’ve been floated that he won’t take the field without and extension and the Rams are interested in trading for him. I understand the reports. People are going to print stuff, I get it.
In the wake of Tony Romo’s rookie success as CBS’ lead analyst, both ESPN’s Monday Night Football and Fox’s Thursday Night Football went hard after Manning, feeling he is a bigger name with the potential to match Romo’s success. Fox and Manning TV’s agent, Sandy Montag, both declined comment. Fox wanted Manning to Super Cheap Jerseys give its new 11-game Thursday night package a big-game feel after the network paid $3.3 billion for the five-year deal.
Manning’s decision could open the door for New Jersey Really Cheap Jerseys native and long-time NFL tight end Greg Olsen to step away from the gridiron and assume a major piece of the broadcasting landscape.
The network does not have a clear Plan B. Hall of Famer Kurt Warner is expected to be considered, while Fox has had current Cowboy Jason Witten, retired quarterback Carson Palmer and retired offensive lineman Joe Thomas in for auditions.