Posts Tagged ‘robbins’

Rough Year For The Defensive Line:

I will never be an excuse maker for poor play but as I was reading today I began to put together a list of injuries to the defensive line of the Giants from this and the previous season.  They are in no particular order. Jay Alford was lost to a torn anterior cruciate ligament during […]

Umenyiora and Robbins Benched?

Per many New York media reports it looks line the Osi Umenyiora and Fred Robbins have been sent to the bench.   It appears that defensive end Osi Umenyiora and defensive tackle Fred Robbins have been benched in favor of end Mathias Kiwanuka and tackle Chris Canty. Kiwanuka and Canty were working with the first team […]

Chris Canty’s on the Giants?

Don’t look now but the New York Giants are starting to get healthy. 42 million dollar Defensive Tackle Chris Canty has finally been cleared to at least practice in individual drills. Chris Canty recently told reportes that “he’s so close to returning it’d scare you”. Canty has only been able to play in the early […]

Out Monday:

At this point the following players are out for Monday night’s preseason game against Carolina. Corey Webster, Aaron Ross, Chris Canty, Fred Robbins and Steve Smith.

Fred Robbins Talks Training Camp, Injury

Fred Robbins posted a new entry on his website. He talks about training camp, and gives an update on his injury. Read it here.

Robbins Off PUP:

Six months after microfracture surgery on his knee, Giants DT Fred Robbins is back at practice. The 32-year-old Robbins returned to the field today and did individual drills for the first time since the surgery in February. Before he did, the Giants removed him from the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list that he’s been […]

Robbins, Boley and Bernard Placed On The PUP:

The New York Giants placed linebacker Michael Boley and defensive tackles Fred Robbins and Rocky Bernard on the active physically unable to perform list on Sunday. The moves with Boley (hip) and Robbins (knee) were expected because the two had undergone surgery. Bernard, who like Boley signed with the Giants as a free agent in […]

Fred Robbins Writes About Training Camp

Fred Robbins, on his blog, wrote about preparing for training camp. You can read it here. I’ll put some quotes out for you to peruse: There’s great leadership on this team, a lot of guys who work hard and have fun doing it. And Coach Coughlin and all the coaches do a good job of not […]

Report: Robbins No Guarantee To Be Ready By Training Camp

This from Pro Football Weekly: Head coach Tom Coughlin said he “offered no guarantee” that DT Fred Robbins, who had microfracture surgery this offseason, would be ready by the time training camp rolls around. That said, Coughlin indicated that Robbins has made good progress, has worked hard and is ahead of schedule — he just didn’t say […]

Cofield Didn’t Have Microfracture Knee Surgery:

From Profootballtalk.com One week after questions were raised about whether New York Giants defensive tackle Barry Cofield underwent microfracture knee surgery, Mike Garafolo of the Newark Star-Ledger is reporting that Cofield didn’t have microfacture surgery. Instead, it was “just a complicated/advanced scope,” Garafolo wrote on his Twitter account, citing multiple sources. “He’s ahead of schedule […]