Wide receiver Plaxico Burress was suspended by the New York Giants for one game after failing to show up to team activities this week. Burress was a no show Monday and did not return phone calls from the team seeking an explanation, according to Fox Sports. Burress who recently signed a new 5 year – $35 million contract agreed to participate in more team activities than he has in the past. Guarantees and portions of the contract are contingent on Burress showing up to team activies.
September 24, 2008