According to Zack Rosenblatt, the Giants are activating rookie S Xavier McKinney and LB Tae Crowder from their injured reserve to the active roster, while K Graham Gano was activated from the COVID-19 list.
New York designated McKinney to return from injured reserve earlier this week. (NFLTR)
McKinney, 21, was a two-year starter at Alabama and earned second-team All-American honors last season. The Giants selected him at No. 36 overall in the 2020 NFL Draft.
McKinney is in the first year of his four-year, $8,391,049 rookie contract that includes a $3,662,581 signing bonus.
During his three-year career at Alabama, McKinney recorded 175 total tackles, 13 tackles for loss, six sacks, five interceptions, 15 pass defenses, one fumble recovery, six forced fumbles, and scored two defensive touchdowns.