Nicks is dealing with a knee injury for most of the season. He's managed to play through it more often than not, but Nicks has had a disappointing season in 2012.
Fantasy Impact: Hakeem Nicks' physical limitations have really hurt the Giants' passing attack in 2012. Nicks has only 692 receiving yards and three touchdowns this season, a far cry from what the Giants have come to expect from him.
Nicks' Week 17 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles could be just what the doctor ordered. The Eagles haven't been able to stop anyone through the air in recent weeks.