Giants Announce Five Roster Moves

According to Dan Salomone of the team’s official site, the Giants announced five roster moves on Friday including placing WR Dante Pettis on the injured reserve, signed RB Dexter Williams to their practice squad and cut TE Jake Haussmann in a corresponding move, and activated RB Saquon Barkley and DB Xavier McKinney from the COVID-19 list. 

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New York’s practice squad now includes:

  1. DE Niko Lalos
  2. DT David Moa
  3. RB Sandro Platzgummer (International)
  4. TE Chris Myarick
  5. QB Brian Lewerke
  6. LB Trent Harris
  7. C Jonotthan Harrison (Injured)
  8. DB Jarren Williams
  9. LB Omari Cobb
  10. OT Isaiah Wilson
  11. DB Ka’dar Hollman
  12. T Devery Hamilton
  13. T Derrick Kelly
  14. LB Benardrick McKinney
  15. WR David Sills
  16. WR Alex Bachman
  17. WR Pharoh Cooper
  18. DB Steven Parker
  19. RB Dexter Williams

Pettis, 25, is a former second-round pick of the 49ers back in 2018. After attempting to trade him the past year or so, the 49ers opted to waive Pettis and he was later claimed by the Giants. 

Pettis is currently in the final year of his four-year, $6,440,562 contract that included a $2,734,952 signing bonus. He signed with the Gians’ practice squad in September and was promoted last month. 

In 2021, Pettis has appeared in three games and recorded 10 receptions for 87 yards (8.7 YPC) and one touchdown.

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