Mathias Kiwanuka exits with hurt groin

Updated: August 30, 2011, 2:19 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka left a 17-3 preseason loss to the Jets with a groin injury.

The Giants announced early in the second quarter that it is unlikely that Kiwanuka will return.

"This is not serious at all," Kiwanuka told the NBC game telecast. "It is one of those things that in the preseason you want to make sure you are healthy. Confident I will be back when the season starts if not sooner than that."

Kiwanuka is a starting ...

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