The Detroit Lions needed help on the defensive line and made a move Wednesday to bolster the interior ahead of Tuesday’s trade deadline. The Lions acquired defensive tackle Damon “Snacks” Harrison from the New York Giants in exchange for a fifth-round pick, both teams confirmed.
What did the Giants get in the trade?
The Giants received the Bears’ first-round (No. 20) and fifth-round (No. 164) choices in the 2021 draft, plus first and fourth-round choices in the 2022 draft (which became Nos. 7 and 112).
How did Damon Harrison get the nickname snacks?
The 6-foot-3, 355-pound lineman earned the nickname while playing for the New York Jets because he reportedly was “always eating” in defensive meetings. As the story goes, then-Jets assistant Karl Dunbar would put Rice Krispies Treats on Harrison’s desk in the meeting room “just to see if I’d eat them,” Harrison said.
What NFL player has the nickname snacks?
Eric Single of Sports Illustrated got the lowdown on how Damon Harrison came to be called “Snacks.” “[Jets defensive line coach Karl] Dunbar used to put Rice Krispies Treats on my desk in the meeting room, just to see if I’d eat them,” Harrison recalls.
Who did the Giants trade?
Back on 2021 NFL Draft night, then-Giants head coach Joe Judge was entirely comfortable vouching for Kadarius Toney, the consolation prize for the Giants after Philadelphia jumped ahead of New York and took DeVonta Smith at tenth overall, leading the Giants to trade down to 20th and select Toney.
Who did the SF Giants Trade 2022?
Assigned RHP Jharel Cotton outright to Sacramento (PCL). Named Pete Putila General Manager. Reinstated 2B Tommy La Stella, OF Luis Gonzalez and 3B Evan Longoria from the 10-day IL.
Who did the New York Giants pick up?
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Why did Odell get traded?
A source told cleveland.com that Beckham asked to be traded multiple times, including in the offseason when he was coming off surgery to repair a torn ACL. He asked again after the Steelers game, which cleveland.com has reported multiple times, in which he caught one pass for 6 yards.
Who did Giants trade to Bears?
Bears trade up with Giants, draft QB Justin Fields 11th overall – NBC Sports Chicago.
How did Giants get Bears pick?
The Giants took the Bears’ No. 20 overall pick, which was used on wide receiver Kadarius Toney. Big Blue also acquired the No. 164 overall pick, but they traded said pick to the Denver Broncos to move up in the third-round to get Aaron Robinson at No.
Did OBJ request a trade?
He first requested a trade in the offseason, while recovering from a torn ACL suffered against the Bengals last year. His most recent request came after what will end up being his last game with the team, Sunday’s home loss to the Steelers.
Why did Browns release Beckham?
The organization couldn’t find a viable trade market for Beckham largely because he would have been owed $8 million guaranteed of the $15.75 million he had been scheduled to make this year, and another franchise didn’t want to be on the hook for that much money.
Who signed Odell Beckham?
The Rams signed Beckham after he was released by the Browns midseason.