Patriots WR Among ‘Names to Monitor’ for Giants Instead of OBJ

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The Giants should “monitor” one Patriots free-agent WR as an alternative to OBJ.

Odell Beckham Jr. may shun the chance to play for the New York Giants a second time. If he does, the team’s problem at wide receiver will still be there once the 2022 NFL season is in the books.

Beckham remains on the market after tearing his left ACL as a member of the Los Angeles Rams in the 2022 Super Bowl. Despite his injury history, the 30-year-old is arguably a more dynamic option than the wideouts set to free agents in 2023.

The only exception might be a member of the New England Patriots who could be a better fit for what the Giants need in the passing game. Especially if Big Blue re-signs quarterback Daniel Jones.

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Beckham will visit with the Giants, the Dallas Cowboys and Buffalo Bills to begin December, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Meanwhile, Josina Anderson of CBS Sports added the Baltimore Ravens and Kansas City Chiefs to the mix.

In a look at the pros and cons of the Giants signing OBJ, The Athletic’s Charlotte Carroll considered the upcoming free-agent class at the position: “