Derrick Dillon

Derrick Dillon

Wide Receiver #6
Team: New York Giants
Ht / Wt:5'11" / 186 lb.
College:LSU
Age:25
Born:October 28, 1995
Drafted:2020 / UDFA

Derrick Dillon: Back with Giants

Dillon signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants on Tuesday, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.

Analysis: The 25-year-old spent most of the season on New York's practice squad, though he was cut in early December. Dillon didn't make his NFL debut this season after going undrafted out of LSU in the spring.

January 5, 2021 8:08 PM EST

Derrick Dillon: Shown door in Big Apple

The Giants cut Dillon from the practice squad Tuesday, Dan Salomone of the team's official site reports.

Analysis: An undrafted rookie from LSU's championship program, Dillon has resided on the practice squad since failing to make the Giants' 53-man roster in training camp. Dillon didn't produce much in college with just 634 receiving yards over 31 career games. His athleticism is intriguing, though, as he ran a 4.28 40-yard dash at a pro day in April.

December 1, 2020 2:07 PM EST

Derrick Dillon: Back with Giants

Dillon signed with the Giants' practice squad Tuesday, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.

Analysis: The Giants cut WR Alex Bachman from the practice squad, so Dillon will replace him on the practice squad. The undrafted free agent out of LSU will be on standby in case injuries stack up in the Giants' receiver corps.

September 15, 2020 1:19 PM EST

Derrick Dillon: Let go by Giants

Dillion was cut from the Giants' practice squad Wednesday, Tom Rock of Newsday reports.

Analysis: Dillion was signed to the practice squad Tuesday, however, the new father was able to spend time with his family after receiving a paycheck for a week of work. The dismissal came with the understanding that he would be back with the team next week, so look for Dillion to be back with the team shortly.

September 9, 2020 3:52 PM EST

Derrick Dillon: Lands on practice squad

The Giants' signed Dillon to the practice squad Sunday, Michael Eisen of the team's official site reports.

Analysis: Dillon spent the offseason in New York after having gone undrafted in April. The LSU product reportedly logged a 4.28 40-yard dash at a local pro day earlier this offseason, so the Giants have reason to invest in his developmental upside.

September 8, 2020 3:21 PM EST

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