/Jason Pierre-Paul Pays a Visit to the Giants

Jason Pierre-Paul Pays a Visit to the Giants


Jason Pierre-Paul last season.

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Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul visited with team officials and medical personnel on Monday for the first time since Labor Day, but when or if Pierre-Paul will play this season remained uncertain. Pierre-Paul, whose right hand was seriously damaged in a Fourth of July weekend fireworks accident, must first pass a physical and reach an agreement on the financial details of a new contract.

Pierre-Paul, who had his right index finger amputated and sustained injuries to two other fingers, has not practiced with the team for several months. Pierre-Paul was hoping to get on the field when he met with the Giants in September. But team officials declared that his recovery from his injuries was not sufficient and sent him back to his Florida home for more rehabilitation.


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