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New York Giants Injury Updates on Rashad Jennings, Geoff Schwartz
October 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
The Giants head in to the bye week buried deep in third place of the NFC East 3-4. Several injuries to key players have, among many other reasons, played a part in the Giants performance already this season. After losing two straight games, both of them division games, some fans...

Geoff Schwartz Expected to Return to Practice for New York Giants Once Bye Week is Over
October 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
For the first eight weeks of the 2014 season, Geoff Schwartz has been on temporary injured reserve with designation to return after suffering a toe injury back in August in the New York Giants preseason win over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz is eligible to come off temporary IR once the...

Giants’ Jon Beason is ’50-50′ on Shutting It Down for Season, Getting Surgery on Injured Toe
October 21st, 2014 at 4:45 PM
Ever since Jon Beason left Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys due to re-aggravating the same toe injury he initially suffered back in June and again in September, his status for the remainder of the 2014 season was in tremendous doubt. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, Beason spoke with Mike Francesa of WFAN and...

Tom Coughlin Says Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Has ‘Long Way to Go;’ Uncertain for Game Vs. Colts
October 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Since the start of the regular season, the New York Giants offensive line has been playing one-man down ever since Geoff Schwartz injured his toe in their preseason victory over the New York Jets and was placed on temporary injured reserve with designation for return. ***PHOTO1*** With the timetable being eight weeks...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Eyeing Return After Bye Week Vs. Indianapolis Colts
October 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
For the last two weeks, Rashad Jennings has been out for the New York Giants ever since he sprained the MCL in his knee in a victory against the Atlanta Falcons. It's also not a coincidence that ever since Jennings landed on the sidelines with the injury, the Giants offense...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason to Visit Foot Specialist in North Carolina Again Regarding Injury
October 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
During the first half of the New York Giants 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason left the game after he re-aggravated his toe/foot injury, which is the same one he initially hurt back in June, kept him out of the entire preseason...

New York Giants DT Cullen Jenkins “Out a Couple of Weeks” with Strained Calf Injury
October 20th, 2014 at 5:45 PM
The New York Giants suffered two injuries to key starters of their defense during the first half of their 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at AT&T Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The first was to middle linebacker Jon Beason, who hurt the same toe that he initially hurt back in June, kept...

Special Cleats Fail New York Giants’ Jon Beason; Linebacker Re-Injured Foot/Toe Again
October 20th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
The injury saga for New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason, once again, reared its ugly head in New York's game against the Dallas Cowboys. Beason headed to the locker-room as the second quarter got underway, and it appeared that he had re-aggravated a right toe injury that had sidelined him...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins to Undergo MRI on Monday to Determine Extent of Calf Injury
October 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
During the first half of the New York Giants 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on Sunday, the injury bug hit the Giants again and could have them short-handed when they return from the bye. ***PHOTO1*** Starting defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins injured his calf and was unable to return...

New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Dealing with IT Band Injury: a Closer Look
October 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
While many fans find it more than difficult to let go of the unnecessary shenanigans that lead up to the Week 6 game versus the Philadelphia Eagles, many others continue to focus not only on what happened on the field, but what continues to happen off of it. When will...

Dallas Cowboys’ Doug Free, Bruce Carter Out Vs. New York Giants; Jack Crawford Doubtful
October 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Dallas Cowboys released their final Week 7 injury report late on Friday evening and the team will be without a few important players on Sunday night against the New York Giants. Among them is linebacker Bruce Carter (thigh) and offensive lineman Doug Free (foot). ***PHOTO1*** Free, who fractured his foot in...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Visited Victor Cruz in Hospital After Sunday Night’s Game
October 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Throughout much of last week, there was a lot of trash talking between the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. Even after the Eagles 27-0 victory over the Giants, some players like Jason Kelce continued to take shots at the team. ***PHOTO1*** So when the news came down that a member of...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Suffered No Additional Damage to Knee; Has “No Doubt” He’ll Return in 2015
October 17th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
For the first time since suffering a torn patella tendon in a 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz spoke with the media on Friday. And while he admitted to being "down in the dumps," he said he feels more than...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Cowboys; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Questionable
October 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 7 injury report on Friday afternoon and, as expected, running back Rashad Jennings (knee) has been ruled out. But the good news is that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (IT Band) returned to practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Speaks for First Time Since Injury; Thanks Fans for Support: Video
October 17th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It took New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz a few days to wrap his mind around everything that had happened -- days where he fell completely silent. He didn't speak to his coaches, he didn't speak to his teammates and he stayed off social media. But on Thursday, Cruz...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Thinks He’ll Play on Sunday; Says He’s About 60 Percent
October 16th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
The status for New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie had been up in the air due to the IT band injury he's been dealing with over the last two weeks; the same that pulled him out of the game against the Atlanta Falcons and the same he played through against...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Doesn’t Practice Wednesday; Tom Coughlin Thought He Would
October 15th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has been dealing with an injury called IT band syndrome; which causes frequent pain to the leg or knee area. The injury caused him to miss the rest of the game against the Atlanta Falcons two weeks ago and also had to leave the game this past Sunday...

New York Giants “Hope” Rashad Jennings Can Return Following Bye Week
October 15th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Two weeks ago, New York Giants starting running back Rashad Jennings injured his knee during the teams 30-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons. He missed the team's 27-0 loss against the Philadelphia Eagles this past Sunday and it looks like he'll miss at least one more week. ***PHOTO1*** Giants head coach Tom...

Giants’ Preston Parker Poised for Big Role & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 15th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a serious and straightforward mood on Wednesday, immediately praising the 5-1 Dallas Cowboys for being a well-rounded team. He specifically noted their time of possession, rushing ability and lack of points surrendered thus far this season. He also called...

Giants Have not Ruled Out Odell Beckham Jr. in the Slot; Rookie Ready to Fill Void
October 15th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It wasn’t long after the New York Giants' Sunday loss to the Philadelphia Eagles that they realized they would need to start preparing for life without wide receiver Victor Cruz. Cruz was carted off Sunday night after going down with a non-contact knee injury (torn patella tendon) and, on Monday,...