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Giants trade for LB Keith Rivers

Updated: April 12, 2012, 4:48 PM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

The New York Giants traded their 2012 fifth-round pick for Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Keith Rivers on Thursday.

Rivers, the No. 9 overall pick out of USC in 2008, missed all of last season with a wrist injury and has yet to play a full season because of injuries.

It's a low-risk deal for the Giants, who hope to improve at linebacker by dealing the No. 32 pick in the fifth round for a former top-10 pick who hasn't reached his potential. The Giants also have two fourth-round ...

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