EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The Giants’ issues look like snowballing.
On Wednesday, coach Ben McAdoo introduced that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has been suspended after he walked out of shape earlier within the day.
“He got here in yesterday. We had a dialog that was private upstairs,” McAdoo advised reporters. “And he got here in at this time, determined to go away. For that, we’ll droop him.”
McAdoo declined to offer any additional particulars and wouldn’t say how lengthy the suspension will final. Rodgers-Cromartie’s base wage this season is $6.ninety eight million, which means his suspension might probably value him greater than $436,000 per recreation.
Security Landon Collins informed ESPN’s Jordan Raanan that he believes the dispute between McAdoo and Rodgers-Cromartie started Sunday. Collins described it as an “altercation.”
Thus far this season, Cromartie, a two-time Professional Bowler who has been with the staff since 2014, has 26 tackles, zero.5 sacks and no interceptions.
The Giants, who have been thought-about Tremendous Bowl contenders getting into the season, are off to an zero-5 begin and have been hit by a rash of accidents. Vast receivers Odell Beckham Jr., Brandon Marshall and Dwayne Harris suffered season-ending accidents in Sunday’s loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. Collins, broad receiver Sterling Shepared, defensive finish Olivier Vernon, middle Weston Richburg, operating again Paul Perkins and linebacker Jonathan Casillas all missed follow Wednesday due to accidents.