Hakeem Nicks out with leg swelling

Updated: November 23, 2010, 10:39 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants suffered more than a heartbreaking loss in Philadelphia as the team announced that wide receiver Hakeem Nicks will be out for the next three weeks with swelling in his lower right leg.

Nicks was hit in the leg sometime during the 27-17 loss to the Eagles on Sunday night and is being treated for compartment syndrome, swelling in the lower leg which compresses nerves and blood vessels.

According to the Giants, Nicks underwent a fasciotomy ...

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