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New York Giants' news and notes: RGIII surgery, salary cap and more

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New York Giants' news and notes for Wednesday morning.

Could Corey Webster be a salary cap casualty?
Could Corey Webster be a salary cap casualty?
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Good morning, New York Giants' fans! Here are your Wednesday morning links, including the latest news about Washington Redskins' quarterback Robert Griffin III.

Sources -- Robert Griffin III of Washington Redskins to have ACL, LCL surgery, could be ready for opener - ESPN
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will undergo total reconstructive surgery of his right knee early Wednesday morning to repair torn anterior cruciate and lateral collateral ligaments, but he is expected to be ready for the opener of the 2013 NFL regular season, according to team sources familiar with the determination made by orthopedic specialist Dr. James Andrews.

The torn ACL was diagnosed late Tuesday as a complete tear of the patella graft that was used to repair Griffin's torn ACL suffered at Baylor in 2009. A team source said Andrews likely will use a patella graft from Griffin's left knee to repair the most recent tear.

Griffin's recovery is projected at six to eight months, barring any setbacks, sources said. Under this projected time frame of surgery, recovery and rehab, Griffin should be able to participate at some level during training camp in August and be ready to open the season in September, according to the sources.

NFC East salary cap numbers - NFC East Blog - ESPN
John Clayton has projected salary cap numbers in his weekly mailbag, and here's the way it breaks down for the NFC East's teams.

Giants' Hynoski honored for his fundamentals
This is an award a hard-blocking fullback such as Henry Hynoski can appreciate.

2013 NFL Draft: Underclassmen Tracker - CBSSports
With the college football season winding down, draft-eligible underclassmen will soon make their intentions known about returning to school or going pro ...

Five Giant issues: Corey Webster - Giants Blog - ESPN New York
There were plenty of things that went wrong in the New York Giants’ title defense in 2012. This week we are taking a look at five reasons why...