Daniel Jones rumors: Giants, QB reps to exit NFL Mix with out decision, franchise tag probability grows

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Because the clock ticks right down to Tuesday’s deadline, it seems the probabilities of the New York Giants franchise tagging Daniel Jones are quickly rising. The Giants and the quarterback’s illustration from Athletes First are anticipated to go away the 2023 NFL Scouting Mix in Indianapolis with no decision in sight, in keeping with NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero, and if a long-term deal shouldn’t be reached by Tuesday, the crew plans to make use of the franchise tag on Jones.

The Giants didn’t choose up Jones’ fifth-year possibility, so he’s scheduled to develop into a free agent later this month. A franchise tag would imply the 25-year-old would stay in New York by way of no less than the 2023 season. Jones would earn $32.416 million beneath the non-exclusive tag (versus an unique tag that may assure Jones $45M for the 2023 season). A non-exclusive tag could be extra inexpensive, however would additionally allow Jones to barter with different groups in free company. Unsigned veterans can start negotiating with different golf equipment beginning March 13.


After the 2022 season, Jones expressed his uncertainty surrounding his future with the Giants. He stated they might “cross that bridge once we get there.” He stated he would “like to be again,” however added, “we’ll see.” Now we’re on the “we’ll see” a part of the offseason and it seems like a franchise tag is sooner or later. He not too long ago indicated he needs greater than $45M per yr on a brand new deal.

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Jones confirmed vital enchancment in 2022, with a profession excessive in completions (317), passing yards (3,205), passer score (92.5), dashing yards (708) and dashing touchdowns (seven). He had 5 interceptions and 6 fumbles, a profession low in every class.

The Giants superior to the playoffs for the primary time in six years, together with their first successful document since 2016, going 9-7-1.