Team Captain Goes On IR, Giants Looking For A HeroAnother week and another couple of starters have to be placed on the injured reserve list. as tight end Larry Donnell and long snapper Zak DeOssie are now lost for the season.
Giants Place DeOssie, Donnell On Injured ReserveDeOssie has a wrist injury. He had played in 140 consecutive games, Donnell has missed the last four games with a neck injury.
Injury Report: Pugh And Donnell Are Still Missing For Giants This WeekThe New York Giants (5-5) will have to face off against the Washington Redskins (4-6) without their best offensive lineman and starting tight end. Guard Justin Pugh has been slow to mend from an apparent concussion, while Larry Donnell's neck injury may be more serious than first thought.
Injury Report: Amukamara, Donnell, Unga Out For Giants Versus PatriotsThe New York Giants' injury list was mostly a push this week, as holdover injuries to Victor Cruz, Prince Amukamara, J.T. Thomas and Larry Donnell have not improved, so all four players have been ruled out against the New England Patriots. New York also pulled the plug on both Will Beatty and Jon Beason this week, as both were placed on season ending injured reserve.
Injury Report: Big Blue Injury Crew Limps To Tampa Bay To Challenge Young BucsThe New York Giants of the 1980s were dubbed the "Big Blue Wrecking Crew" because of the ferocious defense those teams played under Bill Parcells. Lately the G-men have resembled anything but a wrecking crew, and their banged up defense will try and stop Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
Giants Sign Tight End Jerome Cunningham Off Practice SquadThe team announced the move on Thursday, making a roster spot available by placing rookie linebacker Owa Odighizuwa on injured reserve-designated for return.
Tom Coughlin: 'You've Got To Move On To The Next Opponent'Tom Coughlin was frustrated with the New York Giants after their loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, and nothing had changed a day later.
Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From The Giants' Ugly Night In PhillyThere was not much for Giants coach Tom Coughlin to like after Eli Manning marched the Giants on an 80-yard TD drive to open the game.
Dottino: What To Watch For In Giants-Eagles, Plus A PredictionThe Giants, who were 26th in rushing at 91 yards per game through Week 5, are unlikely to run the ball well against the Eagles.
Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From The Giants' Win Over The NinersThe Giants (3-2) did not put their best foot forward, but they sit atop the NFC East after Eli Manning directed a dramatic last-second TD drive
Giants In Sole Possession Of First Place In NFC East After Thrilling WinLarry Donnell's spectacular catch over two 49ers with 21 seconds remaining lifted New York past San Francisco 30-27 on Sunday night, capping Manning's sensational clutch performance.
Team Grades: Manning Sets Record As Giants Thwart 49ers 30-27Riding a two-game winning streak, the New York Football Giants met the San Francisco 49ers in prime time with first-place at stake. The G-men were tested by the pesky 49ers, but Eli Manning hit Larry Donnell with a 12-yard touchdown pass with 21 seconds left to carry New York past San Francisco 30-27 on Sunday night.