The New York Giants released their current injury report on Friday as they finalize preparations for their Wild-Card playoff matchup with the Atlanta Falcons. Linebacker Mark Herzlich (Ankle) did not practice and is listed as out for the game. Herzlich is the only Giants player listed as out.
The following players are listed as probable for the game:
All of the above players were limited in practice except for Tuck who did not practice. Giants coach Tom Coughlin said that Tuck and Ballard should be fine to play in the game. About Tuck, Coughlin said he didn't practice because he was sore. When asked how Ballard finished the week, Coughlin said
He seemed to have ended on an up note. He moved well today so I am very optimistic about that, too.
The Falcons also released their latest injury report today. Atlanta listed no players as out, but linebacker Stephen Nicholas (Toe) was listed as doubtful and cornerback Brent Grimes (Knee) was listed as questionable.
The following players were listed as probable:
DE John Abraham (Not Injury Related)
DT Jonathan Babineaux (Hamstring)
RB Mike Cox (Finger)
WR Harry Douglas (Groin)
TE Tony Gonzalez (Not Injury Related)
DT Peria Jerry (Calf)
WR Julio Jones (Thumb)
TE Reggie Kelly (Back)
LB Curtis Lofton (Ankle)
C Todd McClure (Not Injury Related)
WR Kerry Meier (Groin)
S William Moore (Groin)
CB Christopher Owens (Hand)
TE Michael Palmer (Knee)
RB Jason Snelling (Knee)
RB Michael Turner (Groin)
LB Sean Weatherspoon (Head)
WR Roddy White (Hip)