Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/4/12
It is debatable how much New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas would have been able to contribute, even if healthy this season. Although his contract suggests that General Manager Jerry Reese brought him back to start, there is a long list of players who have suffered major knee injuries and returned to the field as shells of their former selves. Regardless, his status for this season is up in the air, and it has left Big Blue searching for someone to man the slot corner position that Thomas was expected to fill. For the majority of 2011, safety Antrel Rolle doubled as both a safety and  nickel cornerback. Although it was not his natural position, Rolle embraced the job and turned in a more than serviceable performance in 2011. However, prior to Thomas’ injury, Antrel was looking forward to being able to focus solely on his responsibilities as a safety. “So when I have more time to myself, I’m going to be able to put in my mind, ‘Look, you’re going to have to be able to do this,...
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