Stevie Brown has tweeted that he has re-signed with the Giants for the 2014 season.
Update – 4:45 p.m.: Brown’s deal is for one-year and $4 million (Schefter, March 11).
John Fennelly, Lead WriterBrown will come back and assume his spot in the lineup that was filled by Ryan Mundy last season after Brown tore his ACL in preseason. He will team with Pro Bowler Antrel Rolle, Will Hill and Cooper Taylor to form a solid safety group.
In 2012, Brown had a breakout year, picking off eight passes, the most by a Giant since 1968 when Willie Williams recorded ten and Spider Lockhart eight. Brown’s 307 INT return yards were the fourth-highest in NFL history.