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Nicks, Diehl Out For Giants Game Against Eagles

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JANUARY 08:  Hakeem Nicks #88 and David Diehl #66 of the New York Giants celebrate after Nicks scored a 4-yard touchdown reception in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – JANUARY 08: Hakeem Nicks #88 and David Diehl #66 of the New York Giants celebrate after Nicks scored a 4-yard touchdown reception in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is inactive for Sunday night’s game at Philadelphia.

Nicks misses his second straight game since injuring his foot and knee in a 10-catch, 199-yard performance against Tampa Bay on Sept. 16. Domenik Hixon starts in his place.

New York is also missing starting right tackle David Diehl (knee). Sean Locklear moves from the left side to take his place. Will Beatty starts at left tackle.

The Eagles are missing two starters: left tackle King Dunlap (hamstring) and linebacker Akeem Jordan (hamstring). Demetress Bell starts his second straight game for Dunlap, and Jamar Chaney takes Jordan’s spot.

Wide receiver Riley Cooper (collarbone) and safety Colt Anderson (knee) are among Philadelphia’s other inactives.

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