In a somewhat surprising move today the New York Giants placed defensive tackle Chris Canty on the Physically Unable to Performance list. Even Canty was very surprised by the mood and didn’t sound to happy about it.
“I’m not going to say I saw it coming,” Canty said. “Obviously I was optimistic about it. I feel good. I feel in pretty good shape considering all the factors. I stand by the position my knee is better than it was November, December, January of last season. But ultimately this was a decision that was made in the best interest of the football team.” (NY Daily News)
“If you were to ask me (back then), ‘Would I start the season on PUP?’ I’d say there’s no chance,” Canty said. “But here I am. It is what it is. Yeah, it is disappointing. But at the end of the day what can you do?”(NY Daily News)
Canty had off season surgery on his knee and hasn’t been able to practice with the team yet. With only ten days to go till the season opener it’s been looking pretty likely t