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On Monday, the New York Giants announced that cornerback Terrell Thomas had suffered an "injury to the right knee involving the ACL" and that he would consult with Dr. Arthur Ting, who handled Thomas' previous two ACL tears, to determine the extent of the damage. Whether or not Thomas has had that opportunity to consult with Ting remains unclear, but ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the doctors who have examined Thomas' knee do not believe he has re-torn his ACL and are optimistic he can still play this season. "Giants CB Terrell Thomas is scheduled to meet Tuesday in Pensacola, Florida with Dr. James Andrews. But doctors who have examined Thomas so far do not believe he has a torn ACL and they are optimistic he will play again this season," Schefter tweeted. Head coach Tom Coughlin did not sound quite as optimistic on Wednesday, saying he was hopeful but had "enough information to counter some of that hope." “[Thomas] did a great ...

Injuries force Rolle, Giants secondary to shuffle

With the status of Terrell Thomas' injured right knee uncertain, the New York Giants are hoping for the best and preparing to make changes in case the veteran cannot play this season. Thomas re-injured his right anterior cruciate ligament for the third time in his career when he slipped in practice Sunday during the Super Bowl champions' third training camp practice. Initially...

Coughlin upset over Sash suspension

New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin feels the NFL didn't use common sense in suspending safety Tyler Sash for a violation of the league's performance enhancing drug policy. The league announced the suspension Tuesday, saying Sash would be ineligible for the first four games of the season. Sash said he took a prescription drug (Adderall) while under a doctor's care for...

Tom Coughlin says the NFL lacks common sense with Sash suspension

On Wednesday, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin expressed his displeasure with the NFL suspending safety Tyler Sash for using prescription Adderall, even though it’s on the NFL’s list of banned performance enhancing drug’s. “This kid really had no intention of doing anything that was illegal. I know what the definition of the rule is, and I understand all about that...

New York Giants' Tom Coughlin Vehemently Defends Safety Tyler Sash

It was announced on Tuesday that New York Giants safety Tyler Sash had violated the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, resulting in a four game suspension. Sash later released a statement admitting that he received a prescription from a doctor for a drug called Adderall to treat anxiety, but in no way tried to gain an advantage on the field. After Wednesday's shortened...

New York Giants' Jerry Reese on Possible Plaxico Burress Return: "Never Say Never"

Just when you think the Plaxico Burress to New York Giants speculation is over, General Manager Jerry Reese reaches out and pulls you right back in! "We keep all those options open. You never say never," Reese told ESPN of a possible Burress return. Much to his surprise, the 34-year-old Burress remains a free agent. And after a quality campaign in 2011 following a lengthy...

David Wilson Impressing Giants in Camp

According to the New York Daily News, "It's been impossible not to notice David Wilson's flash throughout camp," and head coach Tom Coughlin has raved about the first-round pick.Fantasy Spin:Wilson is still listed as the No. 3 back on the depth chart, but we expect him to easily jump over D.J. Ware and get his fair share of carries this season. He's the handcuff...

Coughlin: “Common Sense” needed in Tyler Sash drug violation

The man who without remorse will fine and punish his players for not being 5 minutes early to a team meeting is pleading with the NFL to think about what they are doing with the 4-game suspension that has been handed down to New York Giants' safety Tyler Sash. He wants Roger Goodell and his cohorts in the [...]

Phil Simms believes Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin are already Hall of Famers

CBS Sports analyst Phil Simms says that he believes current New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is already headed to the Hall of Fame. “Here we were five years ago, before the Giants won their first Super Bowl, and all the talk that year was maybe the Giants need to bring another quarterback in and Tom Coughlin’s in trouble,” Simms told USA TODAY Sports. “Now they both...

Giants Terrell Thomas re-injures knee that kept him out of Super Bowl run

The New York Football Giants are coming off their fourth Super bowl victory in franchise history but they did it without one of their leaders on defense, cornerback Terrell Thomas. Thomas was injured during the preseason, where he torn his ACL. Thomas spent all of last year rehabbing his torn ACL and he seemed really egger and excited to get back out on the field. It’s now safe...

New York Giants' Antrel Rolle Ready to Play Nickel Corner If Necessary

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...
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