The following 12 players will not play tonight for the Giants in Pittsburgh:
OL – James Brewer (concussion)
WR – Brandon Collins (hamstring)
FB – Henry Hynoski (PUP-knee)
DT – Markus Kuhn (PUP-knee)
WR – Hakeem Nicks (groin)
DE – Justin Tuck (back)
DE – Jason Pierre-Paul (PUP-back)
OT – Justin Pugh (concussion)
G – Chris Snee (hip)
S – Cooper Taylor (hamstring)
CB – Terrell Thomas (knee/hamstring)
RB – Ryan Torain (concussion)
On who will be playing in the place of Nicks and Tuck….this week we saw Cullen Jenkins shift over to LDE and Shaun Rogers backfill Jenkins at RDT. Mathias Kiwanuka will be at LDE and Linval Joseph starts at LDT.
Rueben Randle will take Nicks’ spot at (a sign of things to come?) and Victor Cruz will start on the other side. Expect to Louis Murphy and Jerrel Jenigan to get some run early as well.