Mark Herzlich has defied the odds and made his NFL dreams come true.
Herzlich, the undrafted free agent linebacker out of Boston College who was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer in his left leg in 2009, has made the New York Giants’ initial 53-man roster. The Giants had to remove 27 players from their active roster by 6 p.m. ET on Saturday to meet the NFL deadline, and Herzlich was not among the Giants’ cuts.
"Well it is 6:03pm an I am still a #Giant God Is Good," Herzlich tweeted shortly after the 6 p.m. deadline passed.
We are still awaiting the official press release from the Giants on today's cuts, but 20 of the 27 are listed here.