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Rodgers-Cromartie (back) made it through Sunday's game, but he barely showed up on the field, the Newark Star-Ledger reports.

Zack Bowman saw most of the snaps, so Rodgers-Cromartie didn't make much of an impact.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (right side) is active for Sunday's game against Dallas.

The 24th-ranked Giants pass defense already faces a tough task in trying to slow down the red-hot Cowboys, so having Rodgers-Cromartie available is a significant boost to the unit. He is safe to deploy Sunday if you need him for IDP purposes.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (right side) was a limited participant in Friday's practice and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against Dallas, the Giants' official site reports

After sitting out Wednesday and Thursday, his return to practice Friday introduces a sense of optimism about his status for Sunday's crucial divisional matchup, but he is still not out of the woods yet. If he is unable to play, Zach Bowman would likely get the start.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (right side) hopes to get back on the practice field Friday, the Newark Star-Ledger reports.

He declared himself 60 percent recovered but wasn't able to practice Thursday. If Rodgers-Cromartie can't go, Zach Bowman would likely start in his place.

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Rodgers-Cromartie left Sunday's loss to the Eagles with back spasms, the Newark Star-Ledger reports. He has been struggling with an IT band injury that is believed to be the root of the problem.

There's a good chance he's held out against Dallas this week, leaving the Giants very thin at cornerback with Walter Thurmond out of the year and Trumaine McBride having surgery on his thumb.

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Rodgers-Cromartie left Sunday night's game in the first half with back spasms. He did not return.

We'll know more in the next few days, though it doesn't sound like he's seriously injured. Rodgers-Cromartie is a key player in the Giants pass defense the team can ill afford to lose with the Cowboys on tap.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (ankle/hamstring) is listed as active for Sunday night's game against Philadelphia, the New York Daily News' Ralph Vacchiano reports.

Rodgers-Cromartie is out there if you need him Sunday, but with 15 tackles and a pick in five games to date, he's only an option in deeper IDP formats.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (ankle/hamstring) is listed as probable for Sunday night's game against Philadelphia, the Giants' official site reports.

Rodgers-Cromartie is dealing with multiple injuries, but he was able to participate in practice on a limited basis all week and should be ready to go for a crucial divisional matchup Sunday night.

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Rodgers-Cromartie is dealing with both left ankle and hip injuries that he's having tests on Monday, the New York Daily News reports.

Rodgers-Cromartie intends on playing through whatever discomfort he's experiencing; however, the results of Monday's test should be worthwhile to monitor all the same. Through five games, Rodgers-Cromartie has totaled 15 solo tackles, seven passes defensed and one interception.

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Rodgers-Cromartie (thigh) has returned to Thursday's game, The Record reports.

Rodgers-Cromartie spent a brief stint on the sideline stretching out an injured thigh, but apparently is healthy enough to re-enter Thursday's contest. Having him available is crucial for a Giants secondary that's already fairly thin due to injury.