Shane Vereen

Giants Odell Beckham Has Been Playing With Injured Thumb

Giants Odell Beckham Has Been Playing With Injured Thumb

Heading into this weekend's game against the Giants, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford isn't the only one dealing with an injury.

Put New York playmaker Odell Beckham Jr. in the club, even if he is not listed on the injury report like Stafford, who has a damaged middle finger on this throwing hand.

The Giants' big-play receiver had been bothered by a sore thumb for weeks. It hurts when he catches the ball the wrong way, and he admits he has altered how he catches passes.

"You look at it differently," Beckham said Wednesday when asked about the adjustments. "You try and find the spiral and just place your hands around it the best way you can...

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