And both wide receiver Torrey Smith and running back Bernard Pierce passed their baseline neurological tests after concussions and are active today.
Outside linebacker Albert McClellan (hamstring, shoulder) was scratched as well as offensive guard Bobbie Williams, offensive guard Ramon Harewood, wide receiver Deonte Thompson and defensive tackle Bryan Hall.
Paul Kruger is expected to start at outside linebacker and James Ihedigbo is expected to start at strong safety.
The Giants deactivated starting defensive end Justin Tuck and will start Osi Umenyiora in his place.
They also scratched wide receiver Ramses Barden, safety Kenny Phillips, safety Tyler Sash, tight end Travis Beckum, defensive end Adewale Ojomo and tight end Adrien Robinson.