The Giants are taking precautions to prevent the spread of infection after tight end Daniel Fells was ruled out for the rest of the season because of MRSA, a source told ESPN.
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Rutgers acting coach Norries Wilson says he has no comment on wide receiver Leonte Carroo's status. Asbury Park Press reported earlier today that Carroo's lawyers expect assault charges to be dropped.
Giants put Fells on IR with staph infection
The Giants have scrubbed their locker room and training room following news of TE Daniel Fells' season-ending staph infection. A Giants' spokesman said: "We are working with infectious disease specialists, and we have defined protocols that we are following in consultation with the Duke Infection Control Outreach Network and local infectious disease specialists. Those protocols are being followed carefully."
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Giants TE Daniel Fells is being treated for MRSA, and the team's locker room, other facilities have been scrubbed as a precaution.
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