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Prince Amukamara

Chykie Brown claimed off waivers by Giants

Chykie Brown claimed off waivers by Giants

Former Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown wasn't out of a job for long.

Cut by the Ravens on Tuesday, Brown was claimed by the New York Giants off waivers Wednesday.

The Giants created a spot for Brown by placing cornerback Prince Amukamara on injured reserve with a torn biceps.

Brown struggled in pass coverage this season. The 2011 fifth-round draft pick from Texas allowed a 54-yard touchdown pass to Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown on Sunday night and also allowed a game-winning touchdown pass to Cincinnati Bengals receiver A.J. Green in a season-opening loss.

Brown has nine tackles this season. For his career, Brown has...