Massaquoi and Benjamin missed practice all week with hamstring injuries and were downgraded to “out” after the team made the trip to New Jersey for the game. They were listed as “doubtful” on Friday’s injury report.
Rookie wide receiver
In addition to Massaquoi and Benjamin, the Browns deactivated quarterback
Smith (head) and Gipson (knee) were listed as “out” on Friday’s injury report.
The Giants deactivated wide receivers Hakeem Nicks and Ramses Barden, defensive tackle Rocky Benard, cornerback Jayron Hosley, safety Kenny Phillips, tackle David Diehl and linebacker Keith Rivers.
Markus Kuhn will start for Bernard at right defensive tackle.