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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Steve Francis, Kendall Gill, Donte Greene, Jumaine Jones, Ronald Murray, Joe Smith, DeShawn Stevenson, Mike Sweetney, and Hakim Warrick have been added to the player draft pool for Ice Cube's BIG3 League, a 3-on-3 league for ex-NBA players.

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John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants receiver Brandon Marshall reached out to receiver Odell Beckham, Jr., but said their relationship will develop "organically." Marshall called Beckham "the ultimate competitor." He wants Beckham to stay on his same path. "It's easy to cross the line." Marshall said. "He'll grow."

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John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants receiver Brandon Marshall called Oakland his favorite place to play when he was with Denver. He said he used to throw trash into the crowd before games -- and the fans would throw it back. It got him "juiced" for the game.

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John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants receiver Brandon Marshall said he does have concerns about the Raiders expected move to Las Vegas. He said it could be tough on young players because there's "access to so much."

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John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants receiver Brandon Marshall said he always welcomes an opportunity to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, as he did today at the owners meetings. Marshall wants more players to have a "seat at the table."

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Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants WR Brandon Marshall holds court with reporters at the NFL's annual meeting in Arizona. Marshall had addressed owners, coaches and executives on Monday morning about the importance of relationships with players. 49ers owner Jed York tweeted that it was "easily the best speech" he's heard at a league meeting.

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Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

New York Giants WR Brandon Marshall said he received an invitation from the league to address owners here this week, discussing how to create a better relationship between owners and players.

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Christopher Wold Johnson, pictured to the left of older brother Woody Johnson, is attending the NFL owners' meetings in Phoenix. Christopher is expected to be the Jets' caretaker if Woody becomes the U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom. (Photo credit: Mike Reiss, ESPN.)

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Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants roster construction at the moment has 8 defensive ends, 3 defensive tackles. They will add DTs either in free agency and/or the draft.

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Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets owner Woody Johnson brought his younger brother, Christopher Wold Johnson, to the league meetings, per reports. This is an indication the team's owner could be close to handing off the day-to-day operations. Woody Johnson is under consideration for the U.S. ambassadorship to the United Kingdom. He'd have to live in the U.K., so Chris Johnson likely would handle the daily responsibilities. Woody Johnson would be involved in major decisions.

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