The New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys will face off on Thanksgiving Day in a pivotal NFC East showdown, but after that they’ll do it again off the field as they each face star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. , according to NFL media.
These are the only known visits scheduled for Beckham, according to the report, but it’s possible he could make a few more visits before signing with the team.
Beckham, 30 years oldearly last month to check on former teammate Sterling Shepard after rupturing Shepard’s anterior cruciate ligament, but did not meet with anyone in management. This time the visit is scheduled, and what seemed like an incredible reunion with the franchise that selected him 12th overall in the 2014 NFL Draft is now possible.
OBJ is in the final stages of recovery from knee surgery following a re-torn left anterior cruciate ligament during the Rams’ Super Bowl LVI victory in February. He looks in great shape and seems ready to give the opposing team a chance to stretch, as he did in Los Angeles last season when he looked on his way to winning the Super Bowl MVP before losing. with trauma.
cowboys havethey are interested in a wide receiver. Owner Jerry Jones loves to collect stars to wear on his helmet.
“He made the best catch I’ve ever seen other than what Dez (Bryant) did in a touchdown against Green Bay,” Jones told 105.3 The Fan in Dallas. via Sports Illustrated last one last month. “The bottom line is that Odell is a player that I really admire.”
Jones confirmed the report that Beckham and the Cowboys are planning to meet soon.
“That’s how I understand it too,” Jones told 103.5 The Fan on Sunday. via Athletic.
It’s always tempting to play for the Cowboys, but the chance to write a new ending to his career in New York should be enticing for Beckham.Saquon Barkley again.
Barkley was at Beckham’s 30th birthday earlier this month. The running back giant star has another way to lure his former teammate.
“I saw Micah (Parsons) tweet something to him… Why don’t you want him on your team,” Barkley said with a smile. via SNY TV. “There is really no commercial offer here. This is New York. These are giants… I don’t need to tweet him. He knows how I feel. He knows how we feel in this dressing room.”
It should be a very interesting week for these NFC East rivals on and off the field.