MICHAEL COX RUMORS & GOSSIP
The arrival of Andre Williams in the 2014 draft helped squeeze 2013 seventh-round pick Michael Cox off of the Giants’ 53-man roster, but Cox won’t be far away should the Giants decide they want him back on Sundays this fall.
Cox was one of seven players added to the team’s practice squad. Cox played in 14 games last season, running 22 times for 43 yards while also averaging...
Some of the writing was on the wall, and some was not, as the New York Football Giants made 22 roster moves yesterday to get down to the league’s 53-man roster. Although none of the 22 transactions could be categorized as surprising, the final roster composition was surprising in a couple areas.
Injuries played a part in determining the final roster, but some areas of injury...
With David Wilson's availability in question, the rest of the Giants' running backs are using training camp to prove themselves as they volley for an available starting spot.
Second-year running back Michael Cox, who was drafted by New York in the seventh round last year and ran for 43 yards on 22 carries his rookie season, says he has since found his groove with the team...
The New York Giants are stocked with running back talent, all of which has starting experience. However, it’s difficult to say what you can expect from Big Blue’s rushing attack in 2014.
None of the backs on the roster are proven starters, so while the free-agent acquisition of Rashad Jennings may place him as the front runner, it’s really unknown whether he is capable of being...
New York Giants rookie Michael Cox is making his first start with halfback Brandon Jacobs inactive for Monday night's game against the Minnesota Vikings.
Jacobs tweaked a hamstring in the fourth quarter of the Giants' 27-21 loss to the Bears on Oct. 10, but the injury didn't respond to treatment.
Cox has not carried the ball, other than two kickoff returns.
Via AP on Fox
October 21, 2013
The New York Giants have already dealt with a number of injuries to their backfield this season, and that theme is expected to continue this week with Brandon Jacobs likely out against the Minnesota Vikings. Jacobs hurt his hamstring during a breakout performance against the Chicago Bears last week, leaving only rookie Michael Cox and […]
According to Dan Graziano of ESPNNewYork.com, Giants rookie running back Michael Cox could play a role in this week’s Monday night game against the Vikings.
Rookie Michael Cox got an increased workload in practice Monday and could play a key role in the Giants’ “Monday Night Football” game against the Vikings next week. But the Giants are working out running backs this...
The New York Giants have a big problem in their backfield.
According to Dan Graziano of ESPNNewYork.com, the only healthy running back at Monday morning’s practice was rookie Michael Cox.
New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs was standing off to the side with a wrap on his left leg and not working with the rest of the team during the portion of Monday morning’s practice...
The New York Giants signed running back Brandon Jacobs Tuesday.
Jacobs, who played for the Giants from 2005-2011 and was a part of two Super Bowl-winning teams, should help a backfield in flux. Second-year starter in David Wilson is backed up by Da'Rel Scott and Michael Cox. But New York ran for only 50 yards in the season-opening loss to the Cowboys.
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2013
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With a lot of the recent talk and speculation focused on the New York Giants return game, might there be a dark horse in the mix? During Big Blue’s three-day rookie mini-camp, seventh-round pick, running back Michael Cox out of the University of Massachusetts, was among the players fielding kickoffs.
Because the drills are non-contact, it’s nearly impossible to tell how valuable...