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The New York Giants intend to launch cornerback Deandre Baker, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Baker was charged with 4 counts of armed theft following a Might 13 incident in Miramar, Florida and was positioned on the Commissioner’s Exempt Checklist  shortly thereafter. The Georgia product’s No. 27 jersey had already been granted to not too long ago acquired cornerback Isaac Yiadom. It was clear that Baker was not within the staff’s future plans. 

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar was allegedly concerned within the state of affairs that ended with an armed theft. Nonetheless, prosecutors declined to file felony fees in opposition to Dunbar, citing inadequate proof, in line with CBS Information. A separate report from CBS Miami indicated that a number of occasion attendees have been taking part in playing cards and playing when a verbal altercation sparked. Baker allegedly flipped the desk and pulled out a gun. 

At present out on bond, the Florida native awaits his sentencing. If convicted, he faces a compulsory minimal of 10 years in jail. 

Baker, the No. 30 general choice within the 2019 NFL Draft, recorded 61 tackles and eight cross deflections in his rookie season. He turns into the primary participant from the primary spherical of the 2019 NFL Draft to be launched or traded. 

New York is left with Corey Ballentine, James Bradberry, Darnay Holmes, Julian Love, Brandon Williams and Yiadom on the cornerback place. The staff additionally not too long ago signed veteran Logan Ryan, who has the flexibility to play cornerback or security. 

The Giants open their season at dwelling on Monday Night time Soccer in opposition to the Steelers Sep. 14. Coach Joe Choose is taking up a staff that completed 4-12 and in third place throughout the NFC East. 


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