Tight end trio looking to fill Boss' shoes

Beckum, Ballard and Pascoe have opportunity to step up starting Sunday vs. Redskins

Updated: September 7, 2011, 10:15 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Travis Beckum. Jake Ballard. Bear Pascoe.

Yes, these are your three tight ends, Giants fans. And yes, you have reason to be concerned.

But don't push the panic button just yet. These three players sound highly motivated to prove their doubters wrong, starting with Sunday's regular-season opener against the Washington Redskins.

"When you lose a player like Kevin Boss -- he's a great player, and he caught a lot of balls for us last year," Ballard ...

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