The injury bug has started to bite Big Blue. Giants linebacker Michael Boley missed practice Tuesday with an undisclosed back problem, while Jason Pierre-Paul had his back tighten up during practice.
Return specialists Domenik Hixon and Darius Reynaud have signed contract extensions with the Giants. The Giants also announced on Thursday that nine other players were tendered offers.
Go ahead, it’s okay to get pumped up over the Giants’ 34-10 victory over the Houston Texans – even if their offense still needs some polish.
New York Giants receiver Mario Manningham returned to practiced on Thursday, just days after suffering a concussion.
Getting blown out by the defending AFC champion Indianapolis Colts on the road is rough, although it’s got to be easier to digest than returning home and doing nearly everything possible to self-destruct in a 29-10 loss to the Tennessee Titans.
It’s part of the job when you are traded to a new team a little more than a week before the season opener and you have to be ready.
The Vikings traded Rosenfels to the New York Giants on Friday night. Rosenfels threw for 310 yards and three TDs in the preseason opener against St. Louis, but was just 8 for 17 for 92 yards with one TD in the next three games combined.