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Antrel Rolle doesn't mess around when it comes to injuries.
The New York Giants safety has played with torn rotator cuffs and a "jacked-up" knee over the past couple of seasons. So even though he said he felt "one of the worst pains that I felt probably in my lifetime" when he sprained his right ankle Monday Rolle had shed his protective walking boot by Wednesday.
"Boots are for the wimps man. I'm not a wimp" Rolle cracked. "Nah I mean just taking it as it goes. The first day obviously was the worst. I have been grinding until about 3 in the morning since it's happened just trying to get better."
It's no wonder why Tom Coughlin practically scoffed when asked if it's feasible that Rolle could be ready for the season opener against Dallas on Sept. 8. Coughlin said he's wondering about Rolle coming back in a week never mind Week 1.
"That's not even a question" Rolle said about the opener. "That'...
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New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle got rid of the walking boot he was in yesterday and told reporters that he has a low ankle sprain, not a high ankle sprain, which would be a lot worse.
“Boots are for wimps,” he said. “I ain’t no wimp,” said Rolle, via Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News.
It sounds like there’s a really good chance Rolle will be ready for the...
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle met with the media today and claimed that he’s going to do everything he can to be ready for their season opener against the Cowboys.
Antrel Rolle tells reporters there is no time frame for his recovery, but he's not even thinking about missing the season opener. #NYG
— Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) August 13, 2013
Rolle was wearing...
We reported earlier that Giants safety Antrel Rolle was carted off the practice field.
According to Ralph Vacchiano New York Daily News, the initial diagnosis is that Rolle suffered a sprained ankle.
The initial diagnosis for Antrel Rolle, according to a source, is a sprained ankle. The Giants are hopeful the MRI shows nothing more. #NYG
— Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) August...
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle says he sustained a ''pretty good'' sprain to his right ankle and does not know when he will be able to return to practice.
The Giants leading tackler the past two seasons, Rolle wore a protective boot on his foot in talking to the media for the first time since being hurt at practice Monday.
While he didn't have a timetable...
New York Giants veteran safety Antrel Rolle has been carted off the practice field after apparently hurting his right ankle at training camp.
Rolle was covering tight end Bear Pascoe on a pass near the right sideline. Both went up to catch a high pass and Rolle landed awkwardly and fell to the grass. He got up but had trouble putting weight on his leg.
Trainers and defensive coordinator...
New York Giants leading tackler Antrel Rolle was carted off the field after hurting his right ankle at training camp on Monday.
The nine-year safety was expected to have an MRI and other tests to determine the seriousness of the injury, coach Tom Coughlin said after practice.
"It's an ankle for right now, but it's obviously bothering him," Coughlin said.
The New York Giants have been ravaged by injuries during training camp. Safety Antrel Rolle was the latest name added to the injury report, but find out why the leader of Big Blue's secondary isn't even considering missing the regular season opener in Dallas.
New York Giants safety Antrell Rolle was carted off the field during Monday's practice when he and Bear Pascoe got their feet tangled up on a high pass from David Carr, NFL.com's Dan Hanzus reports. The MRI Rolle underwent after practice revealed an ankle sprain.
At this point, there's no timeframe for Rolle's return to the Giants,but the safety did say that he&...
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On Monday another New York Giants player went down with an injury.. Safety Antrel Rolle landed awkwardly on his ankle during practice drills and adds his name to the latest list of Big Blue's walking wounded.
It’s been one day since strong safety Antrel Rolle suffered an ankle sprain in practice and the New York Giants are now looking for someone to step into his role in the secondary. Since joining the Giants in 2010, Rolle has been an unsung hero. Now sidelined due to injury Big Blue could turn to a former Pittsburgh Steeler to fill the void.
The New York Giants are hoping injured safety Antrel Rolle will be ready in time for the start of the regular season. Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell shared his reaction to the injury with reporters on Tuesday.
I ripped everyone this morning. Ripped fellow MTR Radio hosts, Ripped Mets fans, Ripped Metsblog. It was a great time. Also Ed Valentine updated us on the Antrel Rolle injury from Giants Camp. Yankees and Phillies won. Fun show!