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nytimes.com Updated Sep 27, 2013Matt Cassel will replace the injured Christian Ponder for winless Minnesota when it faces Pittsburgh, also 0-3, at Wembley Stadium.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants Insider: It's all on the line for GiantsEli Manning will officially be working behind a makeshift offensive line Sunday, a week after he was sacked seven times by the Carolina Panthers.Upvote Share TweetThe New York Giants are 0-3 and must go on the road to face the 3-0 Kansas City Chiefs. They’ll be doing so without at least two-fifths — and maybe three-fifths — of their offensive line. Center David Baas and right guard Chris Snee are officially out f…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Sep 27, 2013IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Dallas Cowboys receiver Miles Austin has been ruled out of Sunday's game at San Diego because of a hamstring injury.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants take ravaged O-line into ArrowheadESPN.com Updated Sep 27, 2013The winless New York Giants will head into Kansas City with a decimated offensive line.Upvote Share Tweetgiantsgab.com Updated Sep 27, 2013What can we expect out of the Giants this week? It’s a very interesting question and one that needs to be asked considering the tumultuous prior weeks. I believe, first and foremost, we will definitely see a better effort and better body language all ar…Upvote Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants will need several backups to help them win their first game of the season. The Giants will be without starters David Baas (neck), Chris Snee (hip) and Corey Webster against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. D…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Sep 27, 2013If the Giants are going to avoid an 0-4 start, they’re going to have to do it without at least three starters. The team announced that center David Baas and guard Chris Snee are officially out for Sunday’s game against the Chiefs, along with cornerback …Upvote Share Tweet
Rumors of Nicks for Leshoure trade are bogusprofootballtalk.com Updated Sep 27, 2013Over the last 12 hours, rumors have circulated of a potential trade that would send Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks to the Lions for running back Mikel Leshoure and a third-round pick. Those rumors, we’re told, are unfounded. On the surface, it would make …Upvote Share Tweet
O’Hara Has The Last Word On Giants Lack of Adjustmentsgiantsgab.com Updated Sep 27, 2013Former Giants Center Shaun O’Hara looked at the game film from the Panthers game, and instead of offering an insider’s perspective — he came away sounding like just about every other Giants fan that watched the game last week. Check out his comments via…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Sep 27, 2013Arizona has a veteran quarterback, Carson Palmer, to get the ball to wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. Tampa Bay has a revamped secondary that should hamper the Cardinals’ passing attack.Upvote Share Tweet
Giants Insider: Perry hoping JPP to set Fewell upThree games into this season, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, supposedly the Giants’ greatest pass-rushing force, has just one sack, and even JPP admitted that “I haven’t gotten to the quarterback the way I want to.”Upvote Share Tweet
Music City Makeover, or Music City Mirage?Sep 27A year after posting a 74.0 QB rating, Jake Locker is passing at a 89.8 clip so far this season. (Wesley Hitt/Getty Images) Feeling pretty good about Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker’s development? You should. Among the quarterbacks drafted to pilot fr…
Chadiha: Have 49ers found themselves?Sep 27Against the Rams, the 49ers remembered what made them a contender in the first place, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Bill Simmons offers praise for Rush and makes Week 4 picksSep 27The Sports Guy reflects on the lost power of sports movies with Ron Howard's latest, then makes Week 4 picks.