His right leg hit the ground hard, and after he missed nine games in his rookie season with a broken left foot, Giants fans surely feared the worst.
X-rays negative on Prince Amukamara's leg nfl.com/news/story/0ap…— NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) Aug. 25, 2012
Mike Garafolo of the Star-Ledger confirmed this report, adding:
Uh oh, HIGH ankle sprain for Prince Amukamara. That's much different than the low variety. #nyg— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) August 25, 2012
The Giants can ill-afford to lose members of their secondary. Amukamara was slated to be the team's starter opposite Corey Webster, and losing him for any amount of time is going to be a big blow to the team.
Stay tuned to Bleacher Report for more news on Amukamara's injury. We'll keep you updated as more information comes in.
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