The New York Giants made several transactions on Thursday as they open training camp.
The full list includes:
- Giants placed RB Taquan Mizzell on injured reserve.
- Giants placed RB Saquon Barkley, C Jonotthan Harrison, OT Matt Peart, DB Aaron Robinson, TE Kyle Rudolph and LB Oshane Ximines on the PUP list.
- Giants placed DE Ryan Anderson and RB Sandro Platzgummer on the non-football injury list.
These players can be activated from their respective lists at any time.
Rudolph, 31, is a former second-round pick of the Vikings back in 2011. He was entering the final year of his five-year, $36,500,000 contract and set to make a base salary of $7,275,000 for the 2019 season when he signed a four-year, $36 million extension in 2019.
Rudolph was set to make a base salary of $7.65 million for the 2021 season when the Vikings released him with a post-June 1 designation. The GIants later signed him to a two-year deal worth up to $14 million.
In 2020, Rudolph appeared in 12 games for the Vikings and caught 28 passes for 334 yards receiving and one touchdown.