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Wilkinson Out 6-8 Weeks

Linebacker Gerris Wilkinson is out 6-8 weeks, after surgery to repair a dislocated wrist. Wilkinson, who primarily plays special teams, will most likely be placed on IR.

Shawn Andrews Out for The Year

Pictures above is Osi Umeinyora going against Tackle Winston Justice of the Eagles. As of now Winston Justice will replace Shawn Andrews, although Matt Molsey speculates that the Philadelphia Eagles will reach out to Jon Runyan, which is a possibility. Although by doing so they will have to release a player because the Eagles also […]

Giants Make Roster Moves: Vickers, Carnahan Cut, Brown to IR

The Giants made a couple of roster moves today, in anticipation of this afternoon’s deadline to trim the roster from 80 to 75. They placed rookie running back Andre Brown on the IR, which ends his season. They waived TE Lee Vickers and waived/injured OL Andrew Carnahan. They are now at 74 players, so they […]

Giants to Host Tight End Ben Troupe Wednesday

The G-Men will host former Titans and Bucs TE Ben Troupe on Wednesday. The 6-4, 260-pound Troupe left the Titans after four seasons and signed a 2-year contract with the Buccaneers last March. But Tampa cut him after two games when Jerramy Stevens returned from his suspension. Troupe was with the Raiders three days later, […]

Giants Set to Say Hello to Texans Safety C.C. Brown

Having spent the first few days of free agency focusing on the front seven it looks like tomorrow the Giants will host Texans unrestricted free agent safety C.C. Brown. Brown, a four year starter for the Texans, missed the final 13 games of the year with a fractured forearm. The Giants currently have three safeties […]

Madison to IR;Giants sign two

From Pro Football Weekly:   “The Giants placed CB Sam Madison on injured reserve, a move that could end the veteran’s career with the Giants. Madison, who had fallen down the CB depth chart this season, broke his ankle in the second half of the Week 17 loss at Minnesota. The team also cut LB […]

Giants Place RB Droughns On IR

From: Pro Football The New York Giants officially have added receiver Derek Hagan to the roster. Per a league source, a roster spot was created for Hagan by placing running back Reuben Droughns on injured reserve. Hagan adds depth to a depth chart that is missing Plaxico Burress.

Kicker Tynes to Have Surgery Tomorrow to Determine Damage to Knee

Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes will have exploratory surgery tomorrow morning on his knee after hurting his left knee during a routine kick.  He has missed almost two weeks of action, and the surgery will determine how much time he will miss.  The Newark Star-Ledger is reporting that a source says that Tynes could end up […]

Giants Part Ways with OL Olivea

The Giants had snagged former Charger O-lineman Shane Olivea off the market a just recently, but were unimpressed with him and Thursday released him, giving him an injury settlement.  Olivea is now a free agent and is free to sign with anyone.  Now the Giants can re-sign him after a period of six weeks plus […]

LB Goff Will Not Be Placed on Injured Reserve

The Giants got some good news on linebacker Jonathan Goff, as the team says that they will not be placing him on the IR.  Goff has been after he fractured his transverse process in his back, but word his he could be back for the teams final preseason game.  Goff is a former fifth-round pick, […]