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Could Bradshaw still play Sunday in New England?

Ahmad Bradshaw might not be out indefinitely, as originally reported. “I got a screw in my right fifth metatarsal two Februarys ago and I think the head of it is just aggravated right now,” Bradshaw said after last Sunday’s game against Miami. “I think it will be fine.” According to a source, Bradshaw could avoid […]

Osi Umenyiora, Justin Tuck make flight to Arizona; plan to play Sunday

Defensive ends Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck flew to Arizona with the Giants and likely will play against the Cardinals on Sunday according to Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com. The pair of sack artists are listed as questionable, but had said if they made the flight to Arizona, they would play.

Source: Giants DE Umenyiora has a “50-50” chance of playing at Cardinals

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora has a “50-50” chance of playing Sunday in Arizona according to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News who cites a source. It likely will depend on the amount of swelling in his knee this week.

Giants DE Osi Umenyiora practicing Thursday?

Justin Tuck returned Monday night; now will Osi join him on the defensive line for Sunday’s showdown with the division rival Eagles? According to ESPN Giants writer Ohm Youngmisuk via Twitter, Umenyiora may participate in the club’s full-speed practice on Thursday via coach Coughlin: Clarifying on Osi, Coughlin says he hopes Osi will practice when […]

Giants accused of faking injuries against Rams?

In last night’s 28-16 Giants triumph over the Rams, there may have been some “gamesmanship” during the Rams no-huddle offense. Giants safety Deon Grant and linebacker Jacquian Williams both fell to the turf with less than four minutes remaining in the first quarter with the Rams executing the no-huddle. “Miraculously, he (Grant) recovered quickly,” ESPN’s […]

Giants Talking To Brad Maynard

It would be hard to believe that the Giants wouldn’t bring in a veteran punter to compete with erratic Matt Dodge. That veteran punter might be on his way. The Giants are talking to former Giants Brad Maynard about a return. The 37 year old was a Giant from 1997-2000. He averaged 40 yards per […]

Giants Ask Jacobs To Restructure Contract

In what’s becoming a bit of theme, the Giants are asking Brandon Jacobs to restructure his contract, according to Mike Garafolo. Jacobs is set to make $4.65 million. Garafolo noted that Jacobs is open to restructuring. As he said in March: “If they happen to ask to take the pay cut and it is an […]

Posluszny To Sign With Jags?

Jay Glazer, who is always on the money, tweeted that LB Paul Posluszny, a potential Giant target, will sign with the Jaguars: Whats the interest out there for poslusny?>He’ll sign w Jags Nothing’s official, but Glazer is almost never wrong. Posluszny has strong ties with Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell, and had expressed interest in […]

Giants Ask Bernard, Andrews To Restructure Contract

Looks like the Giants are trying to save some money. The Giants have reportedly asked Rocky Bernard and Shawn Andrews to modify their contracts. Whether or not they will remains to be seen. With the cuts of O’Hara and Seubert, Andrews has suddenly become very valuable, and has an inside track on a starting spot. […]

Stephen Nicholas Headed To Giants?

Now the lockout is all but over, the fun part starts: Free agency. D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has a column called “5 Things We Heard”. Stephen Nicholas to the Giants is one of them: Nicholas is viewed as a potential starter for the Giants. For the Falcons, he opened last season as […]