BREAKING: Giants Hire Dave Gettleman As General Manager

The New York Giants have brought a familiar face back to the organization.

The team announced on Thursday that they are hiring former Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman as their general manager:

Gentleman previously served an executive role with the New York Giants.

Gettleman will be introduced at a press conference Friday.

“Given where we are as a team, we thought it was important to bring in someone with experience as a general manager and a proven track record,” team president John Mara and chairman Steve Tisch said in a joint statement. “Dave’s experience is unparalleled. He did an outstanding job as general manager in Carolina, and he was vital to our success during his tenure here. Dave is going to bring his own approach to our organization in how we draft and acquire players through free agency.”

Gettleman will be introduced at a press conference Friday.