The calendar most likely can’t flip to 2022 quick sufficient for Kenny Golladay.
The Giants’ $72 million free-agent signing enters the ultimate two video games of the common season with simply 34 receptions and nil landing catches in 11 appearances throughout an injury-hampered first season in New York.
“After all, it’s been type of irritating simply with the ups and downs, not with the ability to be obtainable for your complete season,” Golladay stated Thursday. “It’s irritating, however I’m simply going to proceed to come back to work every week.”
Golladay led the NFL with 11 TD grabs in 2019 for Detroit, and the fifth-year receiver want to finish his private shutout and get into the tip zone at the very least as soon as over the Giants’ remaining two video games, starting Sunday in opposition to the Bears.
He missed a lot of coaching camp because of a hamstring concern and some video games in October because of a knee harm.
“My physique does really feel fairly good proper now,” Golladay stated. “I suppose I’m simply embracing it. I can’t go and alter something.
“I feel anyone would get a little bit pissed off, nevertheless it’s loads that goes on with attempting to get receptions and every part. Everyone performs a task in it.”
The Giants might be with out large receiver Darius Slayton in opposition to the Bears after he examined constructive for COVID-19 on Thursday. Rookie Kadarius Toney (shoulder) additionally seems unlikely to play after he missed follow for a second straight day. Offensive lineman Korey Cunningham and follow squad linebacker Omari Cobb additionally examined constructive.
Offensive sort out Nate Solder, who was cleared from the COVID reserve checklist, was restricted in follow. “We’ll see the place he’s bodily. I wouldn’t say something would rule him in or out for Sunday [yet],” head coach Joe Choose stated.
Offensive line coach Rob Sale declined touch upon experiences that he’s being thought-about to hitch new Florida coach Billy Napier’s employees with the Gators. “Proper now I’m preparing for the Bears. I’m not speaking about that,” Sale stated.
DL Leonard Williams doesn’t count on to wish offseason surgical procedure on his injured triceps, saying he desires to keep away from it “in any respect prices.”