Giants sign former Washington safety Chris Horton

The New York Giants have signed oft-injured safety Chris


The Super Bowl champions announced the signing late Thursday


Horton did not play in the NFL last season. He spent his first

three seasons with the Washington Redskins, but missed half of each

of his last two seasons with toe and ankle injuries. The UCLA

product made 15 starts for the Redskins and had 122 tackles and

three interceptions. He was released by Washington before the start

of the 2011 season.