Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Everett Dawkins was recently released by the team and now he’s heading north.
According to his Twitter account, the former Florida State player will be playing for the New York Giants.
Huge thanks to coach lovie, my Dline coach and the d.coordinator in Tampa for the great opportunity I had in Tampa
— Everett Dawkins (@TheUnderDog_79) June 19, 2014
But I’m ready for this new challenge ahead of me with the NY Giants! I’m super thankful for the opportunity. — Everett Dawkins (@TheUnderDog_79) June 19, 2014
Dawkins was originally drafted in 2013 by the Minnesota Vikings in the seventh round.