Every year you have winners and losers during the voluntary mini-camps. Whether it is guys getting injured, getting promoted to starting positions, or players getting raises they deserve, players find themselves in the news every year at mini-camp time.
It is no different for the New York Giants this year.
Head coach Tom Coughlin and Osi Umenyiora have to feel like the biggest winners so far, as both received raises from the Giants. Osi is back to practice and it feels like a huge weight has been lifted off the team. Now players can finally stop being asked about the contract situation and just focus on 2012 and the title defense.
Here are five winners and losers from OTAs so far.