Something just had to go wrong, even with so much going right. Starting cornerback Prince Amukamara came away with a high ankle sprain, which usually means at least four weeks on the shelf.
Tom Coughlin’s mantra has always been “run the ball, stop the run.” Never will it be so true come Sunday, when the Giants face the 7-1 San Francisco 49ers.
The New York Giants backfield went into “next guy up” mode Friday as Brandon Jacobs was deemed doubtful for Sunday’s game against Seattle with a sprained left MCL.
Running back D.J. Ware has signed a contract extension with the Giants on announced Wednesday, a day before the current collective bargaining agreement expires.