2 Giants defensive starters injured in Dallas

New York Giants defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (99) goes down with an injury during the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
LM Otero

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Giants defensive starters Cullen Jenkins and Jon Beason are out of New York's game against the Dallas Cowboys because of injuries sustained in the first half.

Jenkins, the left defensive tackle, sustained a calf strain Sunday. Middle linebacker Beason left the game because of a toe injury.

The Giants said after halftime that both players were out for the rest of the game. X-rays on Beason's toe were negative.

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