Giants extend long snapper DeOssie


Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star-Ledger reports that the Giants have signed long snapper Zak DeOssie to a three-year, $3.45 million contract extension, with $900,000 in guaranteed money.

The deal locks up DeOssie through the 2015 season. He will receive base salaries of $700,000 (2012), $824,000 (2013), $925,000 (2014), and $975,000 (2015) over the life of the contract, according to NFLPA numbers.

DeOssie turns 28 in May. He has been the Giants’ deep snapper for the past five seasons, and also recorded 10 tackles last year.