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With the exception of the New York Giants, Week 5 was not a good week for the NFC East. A major player in the division suffered a concussion, another star continued to fumble away victories and two out of three teams in action suffered losses.Here are the top story lines for the week that was, in the NFC East:RG3 injuryWashington lost to unbeaten Atlanta on Sunday, 24-17, with the Falcons scoring the final 10 points of the game for another fourth-quarter comeback victory. But the big concern for the Redskins franchise was the hit to the head that rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III suffered in the third quarter as he scrambled inside Atlanta’s 5-yard line.RG3 did not return to the game, and will undergo a series of tests this week to determine the severity of his concussion.Rookie Kirk Cousins stepped in for Washington, connecting with Santana Moss for a 77-yard TD on his fourth pro pass to put the Redskins in front. The final two possessions for the Redskins, though, ended with C...
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Victor Cruz and Ahmad Bradshaw set career bests Sunday in leading the New York Giants to a 41-27 victory over the winless Cleveland Browns.
Cruz caught three touchdown passes from Eli Manning covering 3, 7 and 28 yards, while Bradshaw surpassed his yardage on the ground for the season with a career-high 200. He had 132 entering the game.
The Giants are 9-0 in games he has rushed...
Giants Safety Will Hill Suspended For Banned Substance -One Giants safety is returning from a league suspension, and another one was just handed one. Will Hill was suspended four games for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances, the team announced today. Tyler Sash, who just completed an identical four-game suspension, takes Hill’s spot on the 53-man...
The NFL has suspended New York Giants rookie safety Will Hill for using Adderall, the same prescription drug that teammate Tyler Sash used.
The Giants announced Hill's suspension on Monday, the same day they added Sash back to the 53-man roster, following his suspension, which was announced during training camp.
Hill's suspension will begin immediately. He will be eligible...
New York Giants defensive back Will Hill has been suspended for four games without pay for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances. Hill was suspended for using the prescription drug Adderall, and the suspension begins immediately. He will be eligible to return following the Giants' game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Nov. 4. Ironically,...
Former New York Giants linebacker Harry Carson looks back on his successful NFL career and admits that he wouldn’t have played football if he knew what kind of effects it would have on him later on down the road.
“From a physical risk standpoint, I knew that you could get hurt physically and I assumed that risk,” said Carson, per CBS New York. “But from a neurological risk...
Giants receiver Victor Cruz caught five passes for 50 yards Sunday against the Browns. Fortunately for fantasy owners, three of those catches were for touchdowns.Fantasy Spin:Eli Manning found Cruz for touchdowns of 3, 7 and 28 yards. He was the top red zone target with Hakeem Nicks out and Martellus Bennett dealing with a leg injury.
TweetThe New York Giants give their fans an early scare against the Cleveland Browns. They were down 17-7 in the first quarter, I'm sure it had some fans wondering if the team was going to make this a close one.No disrespect to the Browns but I personally wasn't nervous, just upset that New York found themselves down against what many consider to be the worst team in the...
After yesterday’s win over the Cleveland Browns, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz hinted that it might be time for a new touchdown celebration.“Stay tuned,” Cruz said, per the New York Daily News. “I am not quite ready to let the cat out the bag, but there might be a little something.”Cruz’s salsa dance was getting old yesterday after he scored three touchdowns...
There are a few key fantasy contributors that have had a number of injury question marks surrounding their playing status leading up to Week 5 of...
This week presents fantasy owners with their first true challenge since the draft. In great likelihood you have 1, 2 or more starters enjoying a week off this week leaving you scrambling to make starter choices from your bench, or, from the waiver pool. My advice this week: pick on underperforming defenses. For example, an …
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On gamedays, Victor Cruz proudly wears his Giants blue. But the salsa-dancing receiver will also be going blue in approximately 30 days.
In a new Web ad released by Barack Obama’s reelection campaign, Cruz lends his support to the President, urging the public to “get out there and vote” (presumably Democrat).
“Being half Latino, it’s been a long time since we’ve actually...
Four wide receivers are inactive, two for each team, in Cleveland's game at the New York Giants.
Mohamed Massaquoi and rookie Travis Benjamin are sidelined for the Browns on Sunday with hamstring problems. The Giants are missing Hakeem Nicks (left foot, knee) and Ramses Barden (concussion). Cleveland also is without backup running back Brandon Jackson and tight end Alex Smith...
The Good, the Bad and The UglyBrowns 27 @ Giants 4110/7/2012By Eric Judd@ericjuddTSHQ The GoodWait a sec! I’m pretty good at this!Ahmad Bradshaw. Way to go Mr. Bradshaw. You were able to overcome a first play fumble, which can quickly banish you to Coughlin’s doghouse (see Wilson, David) and rumble on the extra porous Cleveland defense for two bills. Bradshaw only helped to cement...
Click on the photo for more of Reby Sky I’ll never forget the first time I saw Reby Sky. It was when she had on a provocative New York Giants jersey on. It was ever since that time I realized I had a purpose in life. It was to make enough money to buy a [...]