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The frustration continues for Hakeem Nicks owners. The star receiver missed last week after aggravating a foot injury but he appeared to be on track to play in week 4. There appears to be a complication that has caused the Giants to downgrade Nicks' status to doubtful that is not related to the foot to painful swelling in a knee.
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The New York Giants will be without wide receiver Hakeem Nicks for Sunday night's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
The team announced Saturday that Nicks will miss the contest because of a knee problem and will not make the trip to Philadelphia. He previously missed a Sept. 19 win over Carolina with a sore foot.
Coach Tom Coughlin has said Nicks developed swelling in his...
Hakeem Nicks Ruled Out For Game Against Eagles -
New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks was downgraded to out on the team’s injury report Saturday, a day after the team said Nicks developed swelling in his knee. Nicks won’t travel with the Giants on Sunday when they take on the Philadelphia Eagles. With Nicks remaining in New Jersey this weekend, the next question becomes whether Nicks...
New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was listed as doubtful on Friday's injury report after developing swelling in his knee. He had been expected to return to the lineup against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday after missing the Giants' Week 3 game at the Carolina Panthers, but the knee issue is believed to be a result of him compensating for his sore foot.
Giants beat writer Jenny Vrentas reports via twitter that New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks returned to practice and appears to be ready to play against the Eagles.
Nicks missed week 3 with a foot injury.
In a related story, running back Ahmad Bradshaw also returned to the practice field and looks ready to start as well.
While the New York Giants will be getting running back Ahmad
Bradshaw back from a neck injury Sunday during their primetime contest against the
Philadelphia Eagles, the team is listing wide receiver Hakeem Nicks as
Nicks missed last Thursday’s game against the Carolina
Panthers due to a knee injury, but most expected him to return this weekend
The NFL Network asked Atalanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White if the New York Giants tandem of Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks was better than his tandem with Julio Jones, he laughed at the question.
"Victor Cruz is a lot more of a slot receiver; the big boys play on the outside," White said
Cruz responded back with: "I couldn't care less about what anybody...
According to Art Stapleton of the Bergen Record, New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks has been listed as doubtful for Sunday night’s match up with the Eagles.
It will be interesting to see whether the Giants decide to start Domenik Hixon or Ramses Barden in Nick’s place.
According to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants have ruled out wide receiver Hakeem Nicks for tomorrow night’s game against the Eagles.
Look for both Ramses Barden and Domenik Hixon to pick up the slack in Nicks’ absence.
As the New York Giants continue to deal with a bunch of injuries, the good news is that running back Ahmad Bradshaw (neck), wide receiver Hakeem Nicks (foot), and cornerback Michael Coe (hamstring) were back at practice today.
Bradshaw did mentioned that his neck feels great, but it could flare up again at any time.
There’s no doubt in my mind that both Nicks and Coe will play...
Everywhere in sports, great athletes have the same qualities. They win championships. They win individual awards. Most of the time, they end up in their respective sports hall of fame. But perhaps the most intriguing trait of those athletes — and what separates the very best from the great — is their ability to make teammates better. Michael Jordan did it in basketball. Wayne...
With Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers in the rearview and Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and Jeremy Maclin of the Philadelphia Eagles on deck, we’re turning the page around here…moving on from last week’s feel-good victory and looking at what should be a tough game on the road for the Giants.
Despite how bad Philly looked last week getting spanked by the Arizona Cardinals,...
Below is the latest week 4 injury report for both the New York Giants and Philadlphia Eagles, game to be played tonight at 8:20pm.
It has been confirmed that WR Hakeem Nicks will once again miss a game. This is the second week in a row that he will be out. RB Ahmad Bradshaw will be back and is set to start the game. Tackle David Diehl has also been ruled out along with LB...