Found November 07, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
PLAYERS: Hakeem Nicks
TEAMS: New York Giants
New York Giants wideout Hakeem Nicks (knee) will not practice on Wednesday, according to beat writer Ralph Vacchiano and there are indications that his knee has swelled up since Sunday's game against Pittsburgh.Fantasy Spin:Injuries have killed Nicks' fantasy season save for Week 2 against Tampa Bay (10-199-1). Over the past four games he's hauled in just 13 passes for 153 yards and zero touchdowns. If the reports are true that his knee has acted up, fantasy owners will have to sit him on the bench.
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