Michael Hunter Called up from New York Giants Practice Squad

first_imgFormer Oklahoma State cornerback Michael Hunter, who spent one year in Stillwater after transferring from Indiana, has been called up to the New York Giants active roster from the practice squad as first reported by Dan Duggan of NJ.com and later confirmed by the Giants in a tweet:#Giants Safety Mykkele Thompson has been placed on IR; CB Michael Hunter called up from the Practice Squad. pic.twitter.com/j4q1zbRTjM— New York Giants (@Giants) September 20, 2016 Giants safety Mykkele Thompson will be placed on injured reserve after suffering a knee injury, which opens up the spot for Hunter to be promoted.Hunter signed with the Giants out of college as an undrafted free agent, and was released as the team made their final roster cuts, but has been on the practice squad since. He has yet to play in a regular season game in the NFL, but did have two tackles and a pass break up in the preseason against the New England Patriots.If you’re looking for the comments section, it has moved to our forum, The Chamber. You can go there to comment and holler about these articles, specifically in these threads. You can register for a free account right here and will need one to comment.If you’re wondering why we decided to do this, we wrote about that here. Thank you and cheers!last_img