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QB Josh Freeman signs with Giants after lost season with Bucs, Vikings

Josh Freeman signed with the New York Giants on Monday to be a backup quarterback to Eli Manning.Freeman was released by Tampa Bay early last season and spent the rest of 2013 with Minnesota. His one start for the Vikings was in a 23-7 loss to the Giants in which he struggled, going 20 of 53 for 190 yards with an interception.Freeman is the 15th veteran the Giants have added in free agency. He joins Manning, Curtis Painter and Ryan Nassib as quarterbacks on the roster.Tampa Bay cut Freeman in a messy split last year. He was the Buccaneers' first-round draft pick in 2009 out of Kansas State. He became a starter in November of that year and started 60 games for Tampa Bay.___AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and www.twitter.com/AP_NFL...

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