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New York Giants news, 10/17: Which receivers will step up for Giants?

New York Giants headlines for Friday, 10/17.

Larry Donnell has only one catch in the past two weeks
Larry Donnell has only one catch in the past two weeks
Rich Schultz

Good morning, New York Giants fans! Here are your Friday morning headlines.

Larry Donnell has plenty of fantasy value in the wake of Victor Cruz's injury -
Larry Donnell has struggled recently, but he's going to be a strong part of New York's offense with Victor Cruz out. We break down the fantasy implications.

Victor Cruz injury fallout: Can Larry Donnell be Giants' x-factor? |
Tight end could see an expanded role in Giants offense in absence of yardage leader Victor Cruz.

New York Giants Need More Yardage From Rueben Randle - WSJ
New York Giants’ Rueben Randle’s meager returns after receptions to date are no longer acceptable now that Victor Cruz is on the shelf for the season.

New York Giants -- Odell Beckham Jr. to take walk in shoes of Victor Cruz - ESPN New York
Odell Beckham Jr. steps into new role as Giants still mourn Victor Cruz's injury.

Traveling To Dallas To Play The Cowboys, New York Giants Review Playbook Against Another Foe: Ebola

Should the Giants be worried about returning home from Dallas with something more than a win? And should fans be worried about maybe staying cooped-up in their homes rather than going to the stadium? The answer to both questions is a resounding "no." Here’s why: While Giants players will not be hermetically-sealed during their time in Dallas, they are not likely to be spending time in places where Ebola may be transmitted -- the isolation unit of a hospital.

NY Giants will have hands full trying to stop Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray - NY Daily News
The most alarming thing about the Giants’ blowout loss in Philadelphia on Sunday night happened long before Victor Cruz’s season-ending injury.

Tom Coughlin uses Patriots as example of how NY Giants can bounce back from blowout loss - NY Daily News
How do you instill confidence in your team after a soul-crushing blowout loss on the road, a national television embarrassment in which everything — and then some — goes wrong?

Presenting the NFL’s Biggest Camera Hogs - WSJ
The Count tallied the number of times the TV broadcast cut to the head coach and quarterback to see who were the NFL’s biggest camera hogs.

Dickerson says there’s no reason not to give DeMarco 400 carries | ProFootballTalk
The Cowboys have suggested that they'll cut back on DeMarco Murray's workload, as he's currently on pace to break the NFL's all-time record for carries in a season. But one of the most durable backs in NFL history says there's no reason Murray can't keep going.

The story behind Giants RT Justin Pugh's elbow brace |
The Giants starting right tackle has been wearing it since Week 3.

Are the inconsistent 3-3 Giants really an NFC contender?
Are the 3-3 Giants good enough to contend for an NFC playoff spot? After six confusing games that is a good question. The Giants have to answer it in a hurry.