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New York will probably have at least nine draft picks -- two each in the second and fifth rounds -- in April, giving Reese the chance to package some in a deal to get a higher pick. New York has the 29th pick now.
The Giants are scheduled to begin their offseason training program later this month, but Reese seemed to rule out Burress taking part.
"I'm not sure what will happen," Reese said. "Like I said, there are some legal issues right now, and I think that is the most pressing issue for him. I think he wants to try to get all those things resolved. We'll see what happens as far as offseason stuff goes."
Reese has high hopes for the Giants' young receivers -- Steve Smith, Domenik Hixon, Sinorice Moss and Mario Manningham.
"Who knows who is going to step out of the shadows and be the guy," Reese said. "Again, we'll try to continue to upgrade that spot, but we have good players at that position right now. We can go into the fall with these guys, but we are definitely going to try to continue to upgrade that position."
The Giants and Burress have other issues to settle, resulting from the four-game suspension that team handed him after he shot himself in the right thigh.
The team withheld a $1 million portion of a signing bonus after suspending Burress. He also is looking to recover fines and lost wages resulting from his suspension.
The NFL Players Association has filed two grievances against the Giants on behalf of the receiver.
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