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Giants' Ryder Anderson: Added to active roster
The Giants signed Anderson from the team's practice squad Thursday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Anderson was elevated from the Giants' practice for the third time this season ahead of Sunday's loss to the Eagles. The undrafted rookie then went on to record two tackles, including a sack, over 37 defensive snaps in this contest, and it appears this performance earned him a spot on the active roster moving forward. With Nick Williams (biceps) out for the season on IR and Jihad Ward in concussion protocol, Anderson should provide valuable depth at defensive end, especially if starter Leonard Williams (neck) remains sidelined against Washington this Sunday.... See More ... See Less
Ryder Anderson: Signed to practice squad
Anderson was signed to the Giants' practice squad Thursday, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.
Anderson turned heads in training camp and even logged some first-team reps during practice, but he didn't make New York's 53-man roster. However, he's returned to the organization as a member of the practice squad and will look to work his way up to the active roster.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Ryder Anderson: Making waves in camp
Anderson saw some first-team reps during Thursday's practice, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.
Anderson has impressed coaches throughout camp, and he contributed three solo tackles -- including one for a loss -- in the Giants' preseason opener last Thursday. The rookie out of Indiana has also been praised for his work on kickoff coverage in practice, per Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record, which should help in his attempt at making the team. Anderson is listed fourth at DT on New York's unofficial depth chart for the second exhibition contest against the Bengals on Sunday, so he's far from guaranteed to make the 53-man roster.... See More ... See Less
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