Last July 4, Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul’s life was forever altered after a fireworks accident in Miami forced doctors to amputate a finger on his right hand. In a Sports Illustrated exclusive, Pierre-Paul invited writer Jason Buckland to the scene of the explosion and detailed the aftermath for the first time. Buckland’s full story and accompanying video will be posted on SI.com Tuesday and appear in the April 18 issue of Sports Illustrated.
Report: Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul remains hospitalized after fireworks accident
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand in a fireworks accident in Florida on Saturday. It is reportedly not serious.