Found November 27, 2012 on NFL Trade Rumors:
The New York Giants signed both RB Kregg Lumpkin and RB Ryan Torain on Tuesday, according to Mike Garafolo and Jason La Canfora respectively. Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was non-committal when asked whether the Giants would attempt to replace RB Andre Brown, who broke his fibula in a victory over the Packers. “We’ll have to look at that for the next couple days,” said Coughlin, via the New York Daily News. The Lumpkin and Torain signings add depth to a thin backfield after Brown’s injury on Sunday. Though Ahmad Bradshaw is firmly entrenched as the starter, rookie David Wilson will likely get a look in the New York backfield while Lumpkin and Torain push for time in practice.

Giants RB Brown done for season

New York Giants running back Andre Brown is out for the remainder of the season with a broken fibula, the Newark (N.J.) Star-Ledger reported Monday. Brown sustained the injury during Sunday night's 38-10 rout of the Green Bay Packers. Coach Tom Coughlin announced the injury after the game but the Star-Ledger reported that tests taken Monday revealed that Brown will miss the...

Andre Brown officially done for the season

After breaking his fibula during last night’s win, New York Giants running back Andre Brown is officially done for the season.  He’ll be placed on season ending injured reserve. Not sure if this was out there already: But after further tests today, RB Andre Brown is done for the year, source says. #nyg — Jenny Vrentas (@JennyVrentas) November 26, 2012 The Giants will need...

NFL Injury News Week 13: New York Giants lose RB Andre Brown

The New York Giants backfield suffered a major blow on Sunday night after losing RB Andre Brown with a broken left fibula. Brown has played a key role for the Giants this season and his return to the field this season is in serious doubt. The loss of Brown could be very significant for the Giants with Ahmad Bradshaw now forced to play a larger role in the rushing attack and the speedy...

Andre Brown Placed On IR

Giants running back Andre Brown (broken fibula) has been placed on injured reserve/designated to return. SOURCE: Ohm Youngmisuk, ESPN New YorkFantasy Spin:Brown suffered the injury Sunday night. It's an unfortunate situation for a player who has battled through serious injuries since his rookie year and been cut seven times. He's played a big role in the Giants offense behind...

Matt Forte’s Ankle Injury Not Believed To Be Season-Ending

Jason La Canfora reports that Matt Forte‘s recent ankle injury “does not appear to be severe enough to threaten him long-term.“ La Canfora adds that his status for Sunday’s game against Seattle remains “in question.” Michael Bush was brought in for this reason, so he figures to be in line for a solid workout even if Forte is able to return at some point this week....

Giants unsure of Kenny Phillips’ status

During his Monday press conference, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin indicated that safety Kenny Phillips’ knee injury isn’t something new and he doesn’t know what his status is going forward. Coughlin said Phillips’ injury isn’t new. He doesn’t know at this point what ‘ status is yet. — Patricia Traina (@Patricia_Traina) November 26, 2012 Coughlin said Phillips...

Giants lose Andre Brown to a broken fibula, Kenny Phillips suffers a knee injury

After tonight’s blow out win over the Packers, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin announced that running back Andre Brown suffered a broke fibula that will end his 2012 season.  Brown really came on this season and showed everyone that he can be a legitimate NFL running back. With the Giants only having two healthy running backs on their roster (Ahmad Bradshaw, David Wilson...

Giants will reportedly sign Kregg Lumpkin

Accorrding to Ohm Youngmisuk of, the Giants are expected to sign free agent running back Kregg Lumpkin to fill the void left by Andre Brown. Source confirms Giants will sign RB Kregg Lumpkin to take Andre Brown’s spot and had Ryan Torain, Ryan Grant and Cadillac Williams in — Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) November 27, 2012 :Lumpkin can play special teams as...

Young Make-A-Wish fan inspires Giants

It took the words of a very special child to remind the Giants of how they're capable of playing. And sure enough, that special child, 15-year old Adam Merchant, was rewarded with a chance to witness his favorite NFL team put on one of its best performances of the season in person. Merchant, who was diagnosed with Burkitt lymphoma, a form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, came...

Giants roll as Eli's rested arm silences Packers

New York Giants QB Eli Manning certainly appeared well rested. His arm did need a nice rest; he didn't think so at first, but if last night's rout of the Green Bay Packers is any indication, it was just what he needed. Manning was 16-of-30 passing for 249 yards and three touchdowns. "I never thought my arm was tired, never felt like it," Manning said, via ESPN...

Ryan Torain Lands with Giants

The Giants signed running backs Ryan Torain and Kregg Lumpkin Tuesday after placing Andre Brown on injured reserve with a fractured fibula Monday.Fantasy Spin:Torain and Lumpkin will give the Giants depth at running back but don't figure to be fantasy options. We expect New York to finally increase rookie David Wilson's role behind Ahmad Bradshaw.

Steelers Could Be Without OT Mike Adams For Awhile

Jason La Canfora reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers could be without rookie OT Mike Adams for a “significant period of time” after he suffered a high-ankle sprain. Pittsburgh’s offensive line has been hit hard with injuries this season, so they can hardly afford to lose another player at this point in time. The good news is that they will be getting back rookie G David...
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