Report: Giants to release Rodgers-Cromartie

The New York Giants have informed cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie that he’ll be released, according to multiple reports.

The move will save the Giants $6.5 million in cap space.

Rodgers-Cromartie was in the final year of a five-year, $35 million deal, and had reportedly refused to take a pay cut.

The team also had considered moving him to safety.

Rodgers-Cromartie, who played the slot corner role, failed to register an interception 2017 after tying his career-high with six the year before.

In 10 NFL seasons with five different teams, he had 30 interceptions — returning six for scores — and 145 passes defensed, twice making the Pro Bowl.

–Field Level Media

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