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The days of New York Giants defensive lineman Justin Tuck standing on the
sidelines waving a towel to pump up the crowd appear to be over, and
that bodes well for the team.
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Defensive end Justin Tuck (neck/groin) went through another limited practice on Thursday, and he hopes to be back on the field on Sunday against the Dolphins.
But there’s a possibility - albeit a rather slight one - that Tuck isn’t the starter. Second-year man Jason Pierre-Paul has played ...
Justin Tuck was listed as questionable for Sunday's Giants game.
Justin Tuck went from guaranteeing he will play Sunday to something a lot less definitive yesterday.Sidelined the past three games by a neck injury, the Giants’ Pro Bowl defensive lineman would only say “the plan” is for him to suit up this weekend against the winless Dolphins at MetLife...
Alyssa "G-Men Girl" FranklinBGB Featured ColumnistI have the song from Peaches and Herb Reunited in my head. It’s because the Giants are getting the band back together after this bye week and it feels so good.The return of Justin Tuck, Brandon Jacobs, Chris Snee and Prince Amukamara and hopefully the return of Ramses Barden are a beam of light coming off the bye.The...
After dealing with neck and groin injuries for several weeks, defensive end Justin Tuck may be back in action on Sunday.
http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/2011/10/26/2011-10-26_ny_giants_defense_gets_justin_tuck_bonus_as_he_joins_jason_pierrepaul_osi_umenyi.htmlGiants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul (r.) is third in the NFL with 7.5 sacks.By Ralph Vacchiano - NY Dailynews 10/26/11
The Giants plan to curtail the amount of plays DE Jason Pierre-Paul participates in by about 20%. They believe he gets winded and would benefit from a taking a few plays off now and then. With Justin Tuck returning, he doesn’t have much of a choice..
From Mike Vorkunov of the Star Ledger:
“He’s averaging 55, maybe 60 plays a game and he’s producing good numbers right now...
Tom Coughlin met the media quickly today after practice as his team prepared for Sunday’s game vs Miami. He had very little to reveal…
CB Prince Amukamara practiced and made a few plays, but was ruled out for Sunday, apparently for precautionary reasons.
DE Justin Tuck and OL Stacy Andrews are both questionable, although Tuck has asserted all week that he will play.
As they Giants come off their bye week, they appear to have been served a gimmie as they face the reeling and still winless Miami Dolphins (0-6) this Sunday.
Over the last couple of weeks, we have extolled the virtues of never overlooking opponents and falling into ‘trap’ games, but if the Giants can’t win this week, they’ll have some serious problems.
As the Giants get ready...