Red Wing native Travis Toivonen was waived on the first day of NFL training camp by the New York Giants Tuesday.
Toivonen, the former Red Wing Wingers and North Dakota University stand out receiver, was signed last year by the Seattle Seahawks but was cut later in the training camp. He then signed with the Giants and was on their practice squad for a number of weeks in 2021.
Toivonen's agent will now get to work to see if the he can land another opportunity with an NFL team.
Toivonen is 24 years old and is a 2016 Red Wing graduate.
Region 5C First Round:
Lake City at PEM
Owatonna at Dodge County
Pine Island at Rochester
Winona at Hastings
Teams that win tonight play Saturday with games at 1pm and 4pm in Red Wing. Teams that lose will play at 1pm and 4pm in Cannon Falls. The two teams that win Saturday's games in Red Wing will play at 2pm Sunday in Red Wing. Elimination bracket games in Cannon Falls are set for 12pm, 3pm and 6pm.
Red Wing and Cannon Falls have byes for the first weekend and will not play until August 6th in Cannon Falls. Cannon Falls plays at 1pm and Red Wing plays their game at 4pm.