Posted August 20, 2013 on
PLAYERS: David Baas
TEAMS: New York Giants
The New York Giants dodged a bullet when center David Baas was diagnosed with an MCL sprain during Sunday's preseason contest. Baas is thankful the injury isn't more severe and hopes to return to action in time for the start of the regular season.

New York Giants sign speedster Terrell Sinkfield the Draft’s fastest man

Today the New York football Giants signed former Northern Iowa wide receiver Terrell Sinkfield.  Sinkfield is like a cat, the guy has 9 lives, he has been from team to team since entering the NFL, but somehow always lands on his feet.  Sinkfield was previously with the Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers. […]

Giants shuffle line, Justin Pugh in as starter

New York Giants' first-round draft pick Justin Pugh is now a starter. The Giants shuffled their offensive line on Tuesday in the wake of a knee injury to center David Baas, and Pugh has taken over at the right tackle position. Left guard Kevin Boothe was moved to center to replace Baas and the versatile David Diehl shifted from right tackle to left guard. Pugh made his NFL...

Victor Cruz says he’ll be ready for week one

Even though Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was wearing a walking boot and was using crutches on Tuesday,  he believes he’ll be ready for their season opener. “Hopefully I can be back before then,” said Cruz, via “But I do envision myself being on the practice field getting ready for that Cowboys game and getting ready to go down to Texas to play those...

Giants' Diehl (thumb) out six weeks

The New York Giants are going to have to make changes on their offensive line for the second time in as many days. The Giants announced Wednesday that David Diehl will need surgery to repair an unstable right thumb. The 32-year old was hurt in Sunday's preseason game vs. Indianapolis and is expected to be sidelined six weeks. The surgery will come one day after Diehl was moved...

Hakeem Nicks ‘Looked the Best I’ve Seen Him’

Hakeem Nicks is a guy a just spoke about in my ‘Risky Business’ article and he will remain one of these high risk/high reward guys this season.  We have been waiting for some good news to come out of Giants camp in regards to Nicks, and today we got that news. Connor Orr of on Hakeem Nicks ”looked the best I’ve seen him at camp today. In end zone drills he had a...

Giants' Cruz expects to play in opener

New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz has shed the protective boot he's been sporting, and expects to play in the regular-season opener against the Dallas Cowboys Sept. 8. ''Feeling good,'' Cruz said Tuesday, a day after the boot came off his injured left foot. ''It's been better, feels a lot better, a lot of the swelling has gone down. Obviously,...

Giants' David Diehl requires surgery, out six weeks

The New York Giants have announced that offensive lineman David Diehl will undergo surgery today to repair damage done to his right thumb. The procedure will cost Diehl roughly the next six weeks, further weakening an already questionable offensive line. Diehl was seen at practice Tuesday with a cast on his hand. He then underwent an MRI which revealed the damage, and after further...

Victor Cruz on crutches, in walking boot, vows to play opener

First there was concern then relief and now it seems we've circled back. Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz left Sunday's preseason game against the Colts with what was later described as a bruised heel. The X-rays were negative and the hope was that he would be ready to play in the season opener. And that's still the plan even though when Cruz met the media Tuesday he...

Giants’ David Bass suffers knee injury

New York Giants center David Bass suffered a knee injury during tonight’s game against the Colts.  He’s currently undergoing X-rays in the locker room. David Baas is having X-Rays on his left knee, according to the Giants. #NYG — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) August 18, 2013 A Colts defensive play was blocked to the ground and ended up falling into the side of Bass...

David Diehl to undergo surgery on right thumb

The New York Giants will be without starting right tackle David Diehl for the next six weeks due to an injured right thumb.

Antrel Rolle's ankle 'ahead of schedule'

New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle shared an update on the sprained ankle he suffered last week at practice.

David Diehl takes the fall for O-line woes

The New York Giants failed to score a single touchdown during their second preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts, and veteran tackle David Diehl is aware that he was part of the problem.

Cruz in walking boot, expects to play

New York Giants star wide receiver Victor Cruz showed up to practice today wearing a walking boot and using a pair of crutches. The injury is still being classified as a bruised heel which means Cruz isn’t worried about playing week one against the Dallas Cowboys. Even so the Giants sent his MRI to a specialist as a second opinion. “Hopefully I can be back before then,” said...
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