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Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks (knee) is expected to play Sunday against the Saints. SOURCE: Jason La Canfora, CBSSports.comFantasy Spin:Nicks has been dealing with a sore knee since Week 2 but it had been improving until Thursday, when the problem popped up again. Fortunately, Nicks is questionable but doesn't appear to be a true game-time decision, meaning owners can confidently start him even though he's playing in the later slate of games Sunday (4:25 p.m. ET).
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New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was an unexpected
absence from Thursday’s practice, earning him a questionable tag as the team
prepares for Sunday’s showdown with the New Orleans Saints. However, the wide
receiver is expected to play despite his knee injury.
Tyler Sash and Travis Beckum are OUT - Kenny Phillips is doubtful - Hakeem Nicks is Questionable for Sunday...
Fantasy Football News - Fantasy owners were counting on a healthy Nicks to show up for the playoffs and news on Thursday was that Nicks did not practice due to a sore knee. After practicing on Wednesday, it was a bit of a surprise to learn he wasn’t on the field Thursday. Every one can take a sigh of relief, Nicks was back on the practice field for the Giants on Friday.
New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks underwent X-rays
following yesterday’s 52-27 romp over the New Orleans Saints, but he told
reporters, including Jenny Vrentas of The New Jersey Star-Ledger, that he “checked
Nicks needed X-rays after the game, though he didn’t say on
what body part. He said they checked out fine, though. Nicks also admitted to
New York Giants wideout Hakeem Nicks (knee) practiced Friday after missing Thursday due to knee soreness.Fantasy Spin:Nicks has been dealing with a sore knee since Week 2 but it had been improving until Thursday, when the problem popped up again. Be prepared with another option in case Nicks can't go Sunday, but right now The Bergen Record suggests the Giants now have "guarded...
Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks (knee) caught four passes for 67 yards and a score Sunday against the Saints but needed X-rays after the game. SOURCE: Mike Garafolo, USA TodayFantasy Spin:Garafolo noted that it doesn't mean much yet, as the Giants might just be checking how Nicks' knee held up after playing a full game Sunday. We should have more information Monday.
New Orleans Saints backup running back Chris Ivory is inactive for Sunday's game against the New York Giants with a hamstring injury.
Ivory was hurt late this week in practice and was not listed on the Saints' injury report until Saturday.
Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks (knee) is once against active despite missing practice time. New York welcomes back linebacker Jacquian...
The New York Giants got a big win over the Saints on Sunday, but it came with a cost. Both running back Ahmad Bradshaw and cornerback Prince Amukamara came away banged up.
“Well, I’m sure he is going to be sore as he always is, but he was able to go back in,” said Giants coach Tom Coughlin. Rookie David Wilson was in at running back down the stretch, but when asked if Bradshaw...
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...
Giants, Redskins, Cowboys Battle for Division.
It was a wild Sunday for all four teams in the NFC East, which has now become the most “up for grabs” division in the league, with the New York Giants, Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles (although they were eliminated from the playoffs Sunday) winning in Week 14. New York has a one-game lead against...
New York Giants rookie RB David Wilson ran a kickoff back 97 yards for a TD, and banged in two more for 327 Total yards.
"To come up and have a breakout game like this is an excellent feeling," Wilson said. "You want to have a good game every game. I went out there and my teammates went out there and we played great and put up 50 points."
The final score of...