New York Giants Sign Cornerback, Waive Defensive Tackle: The Giants have signed CB Darren Barnett and waived DT Titus Adams.
August 17, 2007 New York Giants Injury Report: CB Corey Webster (hip flexor) and CB Gerrick McPhearson (groin) returned to practice yesterday. Head Coach Tom Coughlin hopes both can play against the Ravens on Sunday.
LB Zak DeOssie (ankle) long-snapped but did not participate in defensive or team drills. WR Sinorice Moss (ankle) did not practice. Coughlin is not sure if DeOssie or Moss will be able to play on Sunday.
Players who did not practice and will not play include WR Plaxico Burress (ankle), S Michael Stone (hip), LB Gerris Wilkinson (knee), OC Todd Londot (ankle), and LS Ryan Kuehl (calf/Achilles).
Also not practicing yesterday were S Craig Dahl (groin) and WR Marco Thomas (groin).
Article on WR Amani Toomer: Rehabbing Toomer is Nearly Caught Up by Ralph Vacchiano of The New York Daily News
Notes: Head Coach Tom Coughlin said the starters against the Ravens “will play deep into the second quarter…some more than others.”
Eli Manning will start at quarterback, followed by Jared Lorenzen and Tim Hasselbeck. QB Anthony Wright will not play this week.
WR Amani Toomer will play but only 10-12 offensive snaps.