Umenyiora's son hospitalized with asthma

Updated: October 7, 2012, 7:12 PM ET
Associated Press

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora's son was hospitalized and then released Sunday after an asthma attack.

Umenyiora left MetLife Stadium immediately after the 41-27 victory over Cleveland to be with his 5-year-old son, Tijani. The boy had the asthma attack in the morning and was released from the hospital later in the day.

Umenyiora played the entire game, making four tackles.


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