Odell Beckham Jr. didn’t communicate at Giants breakup day on Monday for a second consecutive yr.
Final season, Beckham punched a gap within the wall at Lambeau Discipline in a Jan. eight playoff loss and didn’t communicate once more till a Feb. 5 ESPN look on Tremendous Bowl Sunday. However he didn’t meet the media once more till June 13 at necessary minicamp after skipping Giants OTAs to emphasize he wished negotiations to start on a contract extension.
This season, Beckham performed regardless of receiving no new contract and badly sprained his left ankle on Aug. 21 in Cleveland in a preseason Monday Night time Soccer sport, then broke his left ankle on Oct. eight in a house loss to the Chargers.
Beckham has been within the facility rehabbing however has not addressed the media since an Oct. four interview wherein he revealed that within the earlier week’s loss in Tampa, Buccaneers DB Vernon Hargreaves had instructed Beckham that Ben McAdoo’s offense was so predictable, “we all know loads of what you’re doing.”
Beckham, 25, is coming into the fifth and last yr of his rookie contract at an $eight.four million cap hit, a fifth-year choice the staff exercised in late April. Beckham is price extra and he is aware of it, and it wouldn’t be shocking if he sat out from this level on till he receives an extension, although he hasn’t commented on that dilemma.
New GM Dave Gettleman harassed on Friday that Beckham is “a particularly gifted child” and stated ex-Giants GM Ernie Accorsi as soon as taught him “don’t stop on expertise.” However Gettleman additionally made robust choices that harm gamers’ emotions as Carolina’s GM and his hard-line negotiating, along side assistant GM Kevin Abrams, might make the Beckham talks fascinating.
“Gamers … don’t need to hear the worth you placed on them as a result of it hurts their emotions,” Gettleman stated. “They’re unhappy. It is a large boy league. You bought to place your large boy pants on now. No person feels sorry for you. No person cares about your accidents. No person cares what you make, what you don’t make. So, I’ve realized that you need to be constant. You bought to be truthful and if the participant is upset, so be it. So be it.”