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Category: ‘Injuries’

New York Giants WR Ben Edwards Diagnosed with Mild Knee Sprain
April 29th, 2016 at 4:10 PM
It was just the second day of voluntary mini-camp practice when New York Giants wide receiver Ben Edwards went down with a leg injury and had to be carted off. Previously, running back Orleans Darkwa had gone down with a "minor" fracture in his tibia. ***PHOTO1*** It is a common theme for...

New York Giants’ Nat Berhe Back, Looking to Capitalize on Opportunity After Lost Season
April 28th, 2016 at 3:00 PM
After a year away from football, New York Giants safety Nat Berhe is back and hoping to take advantage of the opportunity in front of him. And given that the team hasn't addressed an apparent need at the safety position despite having plenty of money to spend in free agency,...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell Excited to Be Back After Suffering Very Serious Neck Injury
April 28th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
At one point, it seemed possible that the career of New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was over. There were lingering concerns about the severity of a neck injury that landed him on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) a season ago, and as weeks turned into months without any additional...

New York Giants DE Owa Odighizuwa is Healthy, Ready to Prove Himself
April 27th, 2016 at 4:56 PM
While wide receiver Victor Cruz may be dominating local headlines in his quest to return from nearly two seasons lost due to injury, the New York Giants have another important piece of their roster back on the field in second-year defensive end Owa Odighizuwa. ***PHOTO1*** Drafted in the third-round of the 2015...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Victor Cruz: He Looks Like His Old Self
April 27th, 2016 at 3:19 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has declared himself 100 percent healed from a calf injury that kept him out during the 2015 season, while head coach Ben McAdoo seemed to imply he could have played a game this week if the team had one. But perhaps the most...

New York Giants’ Ben Edwards Carted Off with Leg Injury in Second Mini-Camp Practice
April 27th, 2016 at 12:41 PM
The New York Giants are only two days into their three-day voluntary mini-camp and they're already down two players. In addition to running back Orleans Darkwa being lost for a month due to a "minor" fracture in his tibia, Big Blue also lost wide receiver Ben Edwards on Wednesday after...

New York Giants RB Orleans Darkwa Has Fractured Tibia, Out One Month: Report
April 27th, 2016 at 8:30 AM
It's only April, but already the New York Giants are dealing with injuries -- and potentially serious injuries at that. As the team opened their voluntary three-day mini-camp on Tuesday, they did so without running back Orleans Darkwa, who is sidelined due to a small fracture in his tibia, reports The...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul: “I Want to Be Better than the Player I Was”
April 26th, 2016 at 4:00 PM
It's remarkable to think that New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is even alive, let alone preparing to play in the NFL next season. ***PHOTO1*** After reading his harrowing re-telling of a July 4th fireworks accident that left him without a right index finger and the portion of two others, you...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings Thinks New Strength Program Will “Absolutely” Reduce Injuries
April 22nd, 2016 at 9:00 AM
In recent days and weeks, we've all been granted an inside look into the New York Giants' brand new strength and conditioning program under Aaron Wellman. What's been revealed is that the team will now focus heavily on maximizing speed, strength and power, while also aiming to reduce stress and...

Giants Pleased with Progress of Victor Cruz, Expect Him to Be “Full Go” Come Training Camp
April 21st, 2016 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (calf) only began running again in early March, but his progress since then has been substantial. And while he may not yet be 100 percent, he's getting closer and closer each day. ***PHOTO1*** Still, the Giants aren't entirely sure what they can expect from him...