Giants place CB-RS Blackmon on I.R.

Posted Dec. 30, 2010 @ 12:40 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Giants placed cornerback and return specialist Will Blackmon on injured reserve Thursday with a knee injury and signed Brian Witherspoon.

Blackmon, who signed with the Giants in the middle of the season after being released by the Packers, played in five games with the Giants.

Witherspoon is in his third season and has played in 22 games as a returner. He has a career average of 23.6 yards on kickoff returns.