Denver Broncos wide receiver Bennie Fowler (16) runs for yards after a catch as Buffalo Bills middle linebacker Preston Brown (52) pursues during the third quarter of a game at New Era Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

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Giants Sign WR Bennie Fowler

October 16, 2018 - 4:01 pm
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By WFAN.com

The Giants have signed free agent wide receiver Bennie Fowler.

Fowler previously played three seasons with the Denver Broncos. He was released by the New England Patriots on Sept. 11.

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The 27-year-old appeared in 45 games over three years for Denver, recording 56 receptions for 698 receiving yards and five touchdowns.

Fowler caught a two-point conversion catch in Super Bowl 50. It was Peyton Manning’s final career pass. The Broncos defeated the Panthers, 24-10.

The Giants also signed linebacker Ukeme Eligwe and cornerback Grant Haley from their practice squad. Wide receiver Cody Latimer (hamstring) and linebacker Ray-Ray Armstrong (concussion) were put on injured reserve. Cornerback Donte Deayon was waived.