Jul 31, 2011; Georgetown, KY, USA; Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Keith Rivers (55) watches training camp at Georgetown College. Mandatory Credit: Frank Victores-US PRESSWIRE
The Giants are finalizing details on a trade with the Bengals for linebacker Keith Rivers, according to Mike Garafolo. The compensation will be a 5th-round draft pick, according to rotowrold.com. Rivers is scheduled to earn $2.16 million in base salary this upcoming season, and the Bengals felt it was time to move on from the 2008 NFL Draft’s 9th overall selection.
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