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08-05-2012, 12:49 PM
RASH OF KNEE INJURIES TO GIANTS HAVE SOME EXPERTS WONDERING IF PLAYERS ARE COMING BACK TOO SOON (http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/giants/rash-knee-injuries-ny-giants-experts-wondering-players-coming-back-article-1.1129048)

Excerpt: "Nobody else could see him smile. Not his coach, not the fans in attendance, and not the young cornerback he’d just toasted
But Domenik Hixon (http://www.nydailynews.com/topics/Domenik+Hixon) did smile. And as the Giants wideout picked himself off the University of Albany turf after Thursday’s training camp workout, he felt both relief and satisfaction. Nearly a year after suffering the second serious anterior cruciate ligament injury of his career, Hixon had been able to speed past Prince Amukamara in a two-minute drill, hold the corner on his hip, and make a tumbling catch.

More importantly, he’d been able to stand back up.

“I caught it, rolled around,” Hixon says. “I kind of just took a second, just kind of smiled to myself. It felt good to get up.” Read more...

08-05-2012, 01:00 PM
All knee injuries are serious and take time to get better. That's why I am never sold on a guy his 1st year back from a major knee injury. Look at KP. It took him about a year off and a year of playing at less than 100% to get back to full speed.

08-05-2012, 05:35 PM
Excellent article. Thanks