Giants, RT Remmers agree to deal

The New York Giants have signed former Carolina Panthers and Minnesota Vikings offensive deal with Mike Remmers, based on Remmers’ agent, Brett Tessler.

Tessler, who introduced the signing by way of social media on Saturday, stated Remmers expects to play proper deal with for the Giants. Chad Wheeler and seventh-round choose George Asafo-Adjei had been on the high of the Giants’ depth chart at proper deal with previous to the signing.

Remmers, 30, performed two seasons in Minnesota after signing a take care of $10.5 million in ensures in 2017. He performed proper deal with throughout his first yr with the Vikings earlier than accidents late within the season compelled him inside to play guard, the place he stayed final season, serving because the alternative to Joe Berger at proper guard.

The Vikings launched Remmers on March 11, releasing up $four.55 million in spending cash and creating a gap at proper guard.

Based on Tessler, the Vikings aimed to restructure Remmers’ contract, however the deal with and his illustration finally opted to maneuver on from negotiations.

The signing completes the offensive line overhaul that Giants common supervisor Dave Gettleman promised upon his arrival. The Giants are actually anticipated to start out (from left to proper) Nate Solder, Will Hernandez, Jon Halapio or Spencer Pulley, Kevin Zeitler and Remmers this season. Solely Halapio was on the roster previous to Gettleman being employed.

Remmers has began 64 of the 65 video games he has performed in throughout his seven NFL seasons.

ESPN’s Courtney Cronin and Jordan Raanan contributed to this report.