Originally signed as a rookie free agent by the Giants on May 14, 2012.
In 2012, played in 12 games with no starts in his 1st NFL season…Contributed 30 tackles (26 solo), 2 passes defensed and a forced fumble on defense and tied for 3rd on the team with 13 special teams tackles (10 solo), and had a fumble recovery…Missed 4 games (Oct. 14-Nov. 4) while serving a suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances…Made NFL debut with 1 special teams tackle vs. Dallas (9/5)…Had 3 tackles (2 solo) and his 1st pass defensed at Philadelphia (9/30) and 3 solo tackles, a forced fumble and a special teams tackle vs. Cleveland (10/7)…Credited with 5 tackles (4 solo), a pass defensed and a special teams tackle vs. New Orleans (12/9)…Recorded season-highs of 9 defensive tackles (6 solo) at Atlanta (12/16) and 3 special teams tackle at Baltimore (12/23).
In 3 seasons at Florida, Hill played in 38 games with 15 starts and had 144 tackles (94 solo), 4 interceptions and 1.5 sacks…In 2008, he was named to the SEC All-Freshman team and led the Gators with 22 special teams tackles…The following year he played in 14 games with 5 starts at safety and had 42 tackles (31 solo) on defense and again led Florida in special teams tackles with 13…In 2010, started all 10 regular-season games in which he played and was credited with 48 tackles (30 solo)…Tied for a team high with 6 tackles in the 2011 Outback Bowl victory over Penn State…Was not selected after declaring for the 2011 NFL Draft following his junior season.OFF-THE-FIELD ACTIVITY:
Attended the Giants annual Kickoff Luncheon benefitting Hackensack University Medical Center.PERSONAL:
A New Jersey native, Hill was named an All-American by USA Today and Parade, and was a 2-time state Offensive Player of the Year at St. Peter’s Prep, where he was a 3-year starter at quarterback, safety and a returner on special teams…Born on March 7, 1990.