Players Will Try to Impress the Boss Tonight – Photo by US Presswire
We’ll Be Back Soon!: I have a family obligation I need to attend on Friday and Saturday so the next “News and Notes” update will be on Sunday. I apologize for the inconvenience. Meanwhile, The Corner Forum obviously will be busy as the Giants play the Jacksonville Jaguars tonight.
Injury Update: The Giants announced in a press release yesterday that 12 players are not expected to play tonight against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The players are:
HB Da’Rel Scott (quad), OT Will Beatty (back), DE Justin Trattou (ankle), DT Rocky Bernard (knee), LB Michael Boley (hamstring), LB Jacquian Williams (hip), LB Jake Muasau (hamstring), CB Terrell Thomas (knee), WR Hakeem Nicks (PUP – foot), TE Travis Beckum (PUP – knee), DT Chris Canty (PUP – knee), and LB Clint Sintim (PUP – knee).
Giants.com Player Interviews: Video clips of interviews with the following players are available at Giants.com:
Inside Football Q&A With OG Mitch Petrus: The transcript of a Q&A with OG Mitch Petrus is available at InsideFootball.com.
Training Camp Sights & Sounds Video: A sights & sounds video from Giants’ training camp is available at Giants.com.
Articles on the Giants-Jaguars Preseason Game:
- Ready or Not, It’s Game Time by Joshua Robinson of The Wall Street Journal
- Giants vs. Jaguars – Players to Watch by Dan Salomone of Giants.com
Article on HB David Wilson and CB Jayron Hosley: Virginia Tech Mates Wilson, Hosley Face Giant Expectations in Preseason Opener by Paul Schwartz of The New York Post
Articles on HB David Wilson:
- Giants RB Wilson Setting Lofty Goals by Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com
- Giant Test for Big Blue Rookie RB Wilson by Ralph Vacchiano of The Daily News
Article on WR Ramses Barden: Giants’ Ramses Barden Knows It’s Time to Turn Potential into Production by Mike Garafolo of The Star-Ledger
Article on DE Jason Pierre-Paul: Is Jason Pierre-Paul the Next Lawrence Taylor? Giant Icon Has His Say by Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record
Article on the Giants’ Middle Linebacker Position: Blackburn, Herzlich Ready to Compete by Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com
Article on S Antrel Rolle: Words With Friends by Jordan Brenner of ESPN The Magazine
New History of Giants DVD Available in BBI Store: A new “Complete History of the New York Giants” on DVD is being released by NFL Films and Vivendi Entertainment on August 21. Pre-order your copy now in the BBI Store (Amazon.com).
Watch the Giants Defend Their Super Bowl Title in Person: Visit GoTickets.com.