Based on Pat Leonard of the New York Every day Information, the next gamers didn’t journey with the New York Giants to London on Thursday: receiver Kadarius Toney (hamstring) receiver Kenny Golladay (knee), defensive lineman Henry Mondeaux (ankle), outdoors linebacker Azeez Ojulari (calf) and cornerback Cor’Dale Flott (calf.) The gamers themselves aren’t shocking, as they had been on the workforce’s damage report earlier than they made the journey abroad, however the quantity of gamers who didn’t make the journey is problematic. With 5 gamers already unofficially dominated out for Sunday’s motion in opposition to the Inexperienced Bay Packers, the Giants solely have two inactive spots left earlier than their injured gamers begin to eat into their 46-man gameday roster.
Golladay, Mondeaux, Ojulari and Flott have been absent from observe all week. Toney practiced in a restricted capability on Wednesday however was a non-participant on Thursday. Golladay and Toney are simply two of the 4 Giants receivers on the damage report together with Richie James (ankle), who was a non-participant on Wednesday and a restricted participant on Thursday, and rookie second-round choose Wan’Dale Robinson (knee), who was a restricted participant on each days.
The workforce can even be out two key defenders, Flott, who began for the workforce in Weeks 2 and three, and Ojulari, who began the final two weeks. Mondeaux has solely performed 37 complete snaps this season.
Past the gamers already talked about, six others who had been listed as restricted contributors in observe this week traveled with the Giants: quarterback Daniel Jones (ankle), defensive again Julian Love (concussion), defensive again Nick McCloud (hamstring), defensive again Fabian Moreau (foot), offensive lineman Evan Neal (neck) and Leonard Williams (knee.) Backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor, who’s going via the league’s concussion protocol, additionally traveled with the workforce. Jones, Love, Neal and Williams are starters for the workforce whereas Moreau has stepped instead of Flott since Flott’s damage in Week 3.
To say the Giants have damage issues going into this Week 5 matchup is an understatement. Regulate the participation of their gamers on the receiver and defensive again positions on Friday, the workforce’s last observe of the week. That’s the place cluster accidents may power inexperienced gamers into enjoying time.