All it took was seven words.
“I am trading you to the Browns.”
That’s what Giants GM Dave Gettleman told Odell Beckham over the phone in what the star receiver described to ESPN as a brief conversation — before news broke Tuesday night of the blockbuster trade.
Sources told The News’ Pat Leonard that while Beckham trade rumors ran rampant in recent days, Beckham was still left shocked at being moved out of East Rutherford.
Big Blue shipped its contentious receiver to the Browns in exchange for Jabrill Peppers, along with a first-round pick and third-rounder in April’s draft.