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Corey Ballentine to Miss Giants Rookie Minicamp After Being Injured in Shooting

New York Giants sixth-round pick Corey Ballentine will miss the team's rookie minicamp after he was shot on the Washburn University campus, according to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post:

Paul Schwartz

Giants have been in contact with Corey Ballentine and encouraged him to stay in Kansas to be with his family and friends after the tragic shooting that wounded Ballentine and killed his friend. So, Ballentine will not attend the rookie mini-camp.

Paul Schwartz

Giants encouraged Ballentine to stay in Kansa "to be with his family and friends as they mourn the loss and celebrate the life of his good friend and teammate Dwane Simmons.