Robert Ayers again, sack and strip. But Stork recovers for Pats.
Robert Ayers #SACKS Tom Brady! Third down! #NEvsNYG https://t.co/bsu8jCnJBP
LB Jasper Brinkley and DE Robert Ayers combine on the sack of Tom Brady. Forced fumble and Markus Kuhn recovers.
Craig Dahl gets the sack. Robert Ayers dropped back into coverage, JPP was standing up on right side. Looked like Pats sent attention there.
Giants using 3-man fronts here with JPP, Jenkins and Robert Ayers.
Tom Coughlin likes what he sees from Robert Ayers at RDT next to JPP at RDE in pass rush situations. On Ayers: "Something we can work with."
Robert Ayers on Tom Brady: "He’s a true puppet master of their offense."
"I'm looking forward to this game. I love competition, I love going against the best." - Robert Ayers
Actually, Robert Ayers has high expectations for me at defensive tackle, so ... https://t.co/w5LV9Sdf9i
#Giants DE snap breakdown, per NFL:
Robert Ayers 42
George Selvie 21
Kerry Wynn 20
Damontre Moore 11
DE Robert Ayers declined to talk about JPP or anything after the game, but he did scream "He's a monster" before he left.
Giants move Robert Ayers again to RDT with JPP at RDE, Damontre Moore at LDE + Jenkins at LDT on 2nd and goal
Robert Ayers is down. ANd is very slow to get up. On one knee. Just stood up.
Robert Ayers and Brandon Meriweather collided, Ayers coming up slow.
Robert Ayers definitely a little woozy getting up here. #giants
Meanwhile, Jpp sits out this drive, as does Robert Ayers. Kerry Wynn/George Selvie are DEs right now.
First-team D-line during 11-on-11s appears to be: Robert Ayers, Markus Kuhn, Johnathan Hankins, Jason PIerre-Paul.
Robert Ayers and Kerry Wynn still listed as starting DEs. First reps in 11-on-11s, though, is Pierre-Paul and Robert Ayers at DE.
Giants list Kerry Wynn, Robert Ayers as starting DEs. But obviously they will rotate.
Giants will have 5 DEs active: George Selvie, Robert Ayers, Kerry Wynn, Damontre Moore and that JPP guy.
"He's our brother. We know what he brings to the table." - Robert Ayers on JPP #Giants
Robert Ayers says JPP's impact when he does return will be tremendous. #Giants
As expected, Devon Kennard (62 snaps) and Robert Ayers (49) had their snap counts increased a week after returning from hamstring issues.
Also of note: Robert Ayers (+4.6) was awesome. 4 QB hurries. Flowers (-1.4) and Newhouse (-2.9) struggled again. Allowed 5 hurries apiece
Brees took a shot from Robert Ayers on that snap. Ayers came free against Lelito.
Robert Ayers on JPP on the practice field: "He need some stronger strength coaches. He almost killed one of them. He’s hungry man."
Robert Ayers on how JPP will play: "His heart is just tremendous. I think he's going to shock a lot of people."
Robert Ayers on JPP return: "It’s a good day to be a Giant & it’s a good day to be just part of this team, to get one of our brothers back."
NYG: Robert Ayers called JPP return a "breath of fresh air... It's a good day to be a Giant." Cullen Jenkins said JPP is "as fast as ever."
Robert Ayers on JPP: "I look at it as an inspiration to a lot of other people that may go through things like this." #Giants
Robert Ayers on JPP: "He's a guy that's not letting his circumstances bring him down. He's very humbled. He's hungry and he's motivated."
Robert Ayers believes the public should "have the heart to accept the fact that [JPP] made a mistake" + "I look at it as motivation" #Giants
Robert Ayers was very candid about his displeasure with how JPP has been criticized + mocked following the July 4 fireworks accident.
#Giants Robert Ayers on JPP return to team: "He's hungry. I can see hunger in his eyes."
Robert Ayers on JPP: "I see it in his eyes. I see hunger in his eyes." #Giants #NYG
"He's a guy who's very humbled, hungry and motivated." - Robert Ayers on JPP
"It's great to have one of our brothers back in the locker room." - Robert Ayers on JPP https://t.co/KGvStkIkBm
Promising absences on Giants pre-practice injury report: Devon Kennard, Robert Ayers, Rueben Randle
Robert Ayers played 27 snaps coming off hamstring injury. Would've likely been around Kennard's number, but was checked for concussion.