Bachman signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants on Monday, Michael Eisen of the team's official site reports.
Analysis: Bachman was demoted to the practice squad Oct. 23 after fielding one offensive snap Week 7 against the Eagles, and he was never elevated to the active roster over the remainder of the season. Now confirmed a spot with the organization heading into the new league year in March, the 24-year-old will aim to elevate his way through the ranks of New York's WR depth chart.
Jan 4, 2021 6:11 PM EST
Backman reverted to the Giants' practice squad Friday, per the NFL's official transaction log.
Analysis: Bachman made his NFL debut Thursday against the Eagles but played just one snap. He'll drop back to the practice squad for now, but he could be brought back up for the Week 8 matchup against the Buccaneers if C.J. Board (concussion) remains out.
Oct 23, 2020 9:09 PM EST
Bachman was activated from the Giants' practice squad Thursday, Michael Eisen of the team's official site reports.
Analysis: The 24-year-old is a late addition to New York's active roster, as the Giants attempt to climb within a half game of first place in the NFC East with a win over Philadelphia on Thursday Night Football. The Giants also activated Sterling Shepard (toe) off injured reserve Thursday and will evaluate his status in pregame workouts. If Shepard proves unable to suit up for Week 7, Bachman will have an elevated role in a receiving corps otherwise consisting of Darius Slayton, Golden Tate and Austin Mack.
Oct 22, 2020 3:10 PM EST
The Giants signed Bachman to the practice squad Monday, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.
Analysis: Bachman has passed a physical and a COVID-19 test, so he'll join the Giants' scout team this week. The Wake Forest product has yet to make his NFL debut after entering the league as an undrafted free agent in 2018, and his quickest path to a roster spot would be through special teams.
Oct 5, 2020 12:01 PM EST
The Giants released Bachman from the practice squad Tuesday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Analysis: Bachman apparently had a solid training camp, but the Giants are letting him go. He's still awaiting his NFL debut after entering the league as an undrafted free agent in 2019.
Sep 15, 2020 12:58 PM EST
Bachman signed with the Giants' practice squad Sunday, Michael Eisen of the team's official site reports.
Analysis: Bachman also spent time on New York's practice squad last season. He'll provide the Giants with emergency depth at the wide receiver position to enter the 2020 campaign.
Sep 8, 2020 3:16 PM EST
Bachman signed a reserve/futures contract with the Giants on Monday, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Analysis: Bachman has been on the Giants' practice squad since Nov. 12, and he'll get a chance to battle for a spot on the 2020 roster throughout the offseason program and training camp. His quickest route to the 53-man squad may be through special teams.
Dec 30, 2019 12:36 PM EST
Bachman (undisclosed) has reverted to the Rams' injured reserve per the NFL's official transaction log.
Analysis: Bachman signed with the Rams as an undrafted free agent. He was recently waived with an injury designation, but ended up going unclaimed. He is now set to spend the rest of his rookie season on IR unless he can reach an injury settlement with the team.
Sep 6, 2019 6:30 PM EST
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