Backup quarterback Curtis Painter had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Friday.
Recovery time is expected to be four weeks, the team said.
On Monday, the Giants signed QB Rusty Smith. The team now has five quarterbacks on the roster, including Eli Manning, Ryan Nassib and Josh Freeman.
John Fennelly, Lead WriterPainter’s injury left the Giants with only two QBs for minicamp, hence the signing of Smith. This is why I usually wait for the Giants to chime in before I start letting my mind wander…