Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/17/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 11: Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants runs the ball against the Oakland Raiders on October 11, 2009 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Giants defeated the Raiders 44-7. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
GiantS fans will need to hold their breath on this one. Eli Manning's go-to receiver not named Victor Cruz is Nicked Up. "If I'm out there, I'd like to say I'd be myself, but you never know," Hakeem Nicks said. "These things are tricky. I'm gonna go ahead and claim I'll be myself out there. I always got to think positive." If I'm out there are four words that ought to send shudders down the spine of every Giants fan. "I don't see myself missing this game," Nicks said. Tom Coughlin and Manning are similarly optimistic. But Nicks sat out yesterday's practice with the hamstring he strained against the Jets. Manning will be hard-pressed to win a shootout with Tony Romo on Sunday night if Nicks is hamstrung in any capacity, or worse, if he suffers a setback during The Game of Games. "I notice it, I can't really dig like I want to right now," Nicks said. Asked if he expects to be 100 percent Sunday nigh...
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