"The doctor felt like he really needed to have his thumb corrected so that he could go further," coach Tom Coughlin told reporters Wednesday. "He's been in a lot of pain. ... He'll get this fixed and he'll be back."
New York's offense is full of question marks heading into the regular season. Victor Cruz is struggling with a foot injury. Hakeem Nicks is playing but doesn't look fully healthy. The backfield is counting on a rotating of David Wilson and Andre Brown. The offensive line was not a team strength last season.
It'll be tougher than ever for the Giants to pull off their trademark fast start to the regular season.