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Giants’ Kenny Golladay Won’t Return vs. Cowboys Because of Knee Injury

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New York Giants wideout Kenny Golladay was dominated out for the rest of Sunday’s matchup towards the Dallas Cowboys with a knee damage, per the staff. 

The 27-year-old was the crown jewel of the Giants’ offseason, signing a four-year, $72 million deal. They introduced him aboard to be the highest receiving choice on a promising offense that additionally consists of celebrity working again Saquon Barkley and pass-catchers Darius Slayton and Evan Engram. 

When wholesome, Golladay has been a productive participant and set profession highs in receiving yards (1,190) and touchdowns (11) within the 2019 season with the Detroit Lions. But hamstring and hip accidents restricted him to only 5 video games in 2020.

Injuries grew to become a priority at coaching camp as effectively when the Northern Illinois product left the staff’s first padded apply with a tweaked hamstring. That price him a while throughout coaching camp however did not end in him lacking any time throughout the common season. 

The Giants should be considerably involved, although, that their prize addition is already having so many damage setbacks. In a wide-open NFC East, the Giants have an actual shot of successful their first divisional title because the 2011 season. Those aspirations will likely be a lot tougher to realize with Golladay sidelined. 

The Giants are already extremely skinny at wideout, with Darius Slayton and Sterling Shepard lacking Sunday’s contest resulting from accidents. Quarterback Daniel Jones was additionally dominated out for the rest of the sport with a concussion, leaving Mike Glennon to rookie Kadarius Toney because the staff’s high connection within the passing recreation.

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