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Giants coach Tom Coughlin says he has not ruled running back Ahmad Bradshaw out from Sunday's matchup in Atlanta, despite a knee injury.
But Bradshaw, injured vs. New Orleans last Sunday, missed practice on Wednesday, and Coughlin kept open the possibility that rookie backup David Wilson could start against the Falcons (11-2).
''I'm not going to talk about the percentages or anything like that,'' Coughlin said about Bradshaw's chances. ''You can speculate knowing what the injury is. The other day when he had the injury, he taped it up and went back in and made three short-yardage runs in a row for a key first down. No one really knew what was going on there. He told me he had no limitations.
''He's a tough son of a gun.''
Bradshaw spent the portion of practice open to the media getting treatment in the locker room. If he is unable to play Sunday, Wilson would start for the Giants (8-5), with Ryan Torain and Kregg Lumpkin also seeing some snaps.
Cornerback Prince Amukamara (hamstring) and safety Kenny Phillips (knee) also missed practice.
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Jenny Vrentas reports that Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw has a sprained knee.
Head coach Tom Coughlin isn’t ready or willing to rule Bradshaw out of Sunday’s game against the Falcons. While Bradshaw has been willing and able to play through injuries in the past, it seems as though he’s going to be limited at best this weekend. Rookie David Wilson is coming off of an incredible...
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin told the media that running back Ahmad Bradshaw has a sprained knee. He’s not ready to rule him out, but Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger says it doesn’t sound like he’ll play this week.
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New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw did not practice Wednesday and his status for Sunday's game at the Atlanta Falcons is uncertain. Bradshaw's practice time is routinely monitored due to a chronic foot issue, but he also suffered a sprained knee in the Giants' 52-27 victory over the New Orleans Saints last Sunday. "I'm not going to rule him out of...
The New York Giants will be missing running back Ahmad Bradshaw in Sunday's game against Atlanta. Coach Tom Coughlin said Friday that Bradshaw's sprained knee, suffered last Sunday in a win over New Orleans, will keep the Giants' leading rusher off the field. Bradshaw missed practices throughout the week. In Bradshaw's absence, rookie David wilson is expected...
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The New York Giants will be without running back Ahmad Bradshaw who is dealing with an injury to his knee and foot. Rookie David Wilson will make his first start at running back. Bradshaw had not practiced all week. In limited playing time, Wilson has 211 yards on the ground and three touchdowns.
While New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks and
defensive lineman Jason Pierre-Paul were able to return to practice Thursday,
running back Ahmad Bradshaw was once again sidelined due to lingering knee and
foot injuries, reports Kieran Darcy of ESPN New York. Beyond Bradshaw,
cornerback Prince Amukamara (hamstring), safety Kenny Phillips (knee) and
linebacker Michael Boley...
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Ahmad Bradshaw of the Giants (foot, knee...
New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin said yesterday that
running back Ahmad Bradshaw will undergo an MRI on his left knee, and that he
doesn’t expect wide receiver Hakeem Nicks to be fully healthy for the rest of
the season, reports Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com.
New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw will
undergo an MRI on his left knee Monday, coach Tom Coughlin revealed...