New York Giants add QB Josh Johnson then release LB Jasper Brinkley.
The Giants possibly worried over the performance of backup Ryan Nassib during the preseason added vet QB Josh Johnson. Linebacker Jasper Brinkley was released to accommodate this move.
To make room for QB Josh Johnson on the active roster, the #Giants have released LB Jasper Brinkley
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 5, 2016
Johnson 6-3 and 215 pound, has made his NFL rounds landing in Tampa Bay, San Francisco, Cleveland, Cincinnati , the Jets, Indianapolis, Buffalo and Baltimore, which released him on Saturday.