Jason Pierre-Paul

JPP Healed, Giants Sign Him For $68 Million

The New York Giants are convinced star defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is fully healed from a fireworks accident that severely damaged his right hand.

They believe it so much that they gave JPP a four-year contract worth about $68 million.

"This is where I wanted to be," Pierre-Paul, 28, said on the Giants website Friday. "I couldn't imagine me being anywhere else."

Two summers ago, on July 4, Pierre-Paul's right hand was severely damaged in a fireworks accident in Florida. He missed the first half of that season, but returned for the final eight games. He started all 12 games he played last year and had a strong finish as the Giants made the...

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