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Original York Giants receiver Wan’Dale Robinson suffered a torn ACL in Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions, head coach Brian Daboll rapid journalists Monday.
Robinson went down within the second half of of the 31-18 defeat at MetLife Stadium after environment career highs with nine receptions for 100 yards. The rookie second-spherical defend had emerged in present weeks as a legitimate under purpose and playmaker for Daniel Jones after previously lacking four weeks with a knee injury.
The Giants’ receiving corps is bereft of high-level expertise, with Robinson’s season-ending injury combining with the old ACL poke suffered by Sterling Shepard and the midseason replace of Kadarius Toney to leave Jones with out his three most proficient choices from the preseason.
Kenny Golladay has underperformed his huge contract (four years, $72 million) since he arrived in Original York, however he’ll all over again be called upon to step up in Robinson’s absence. Darius Slayton has three straight games with 60 or more receiving yards and will feature because the WR1 transferring forward.
Robinson’s injury may per chance moreover encourage the Giants to be more aggressive of their pursuit of Odell Beckham Jr., who’s nearing a return from a torn ACL suffered in Fat Bowl LVI. Beckham is determined to discuss with the Giants and Dallas Cowboys after the Thanksgiving holiday, in accordance with Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero of NFL Community.
Beckham teased joining both NFC East groups in tweets sent out Sunday:
Odell Beckham Jr @obj
🤐🤐🤐🤐 I miss @saquon
The Giants for sure dangle a elevated need for Beckham, however they best possible dangle $2.6 million in cap situation. They would per chance well dangle a player on the roster to agree to a contract restructuring to take a look at Beckham below the cap, especially with the Cowboys having $6.5 million to play with.
Regardless, Robinson’s loss is a disappointing with regards to what was as soon as shaping up as a promising rookie season.