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Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Cowboys; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Questionable
October 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 7 injury report on Friday afternoon and, as expected, running back Rashad Jennings (knee) has been ruled out. But the good news is that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (IT Band) returned to practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason: “I Am Messing It up. When I Play, We Don’t Win”
October 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Coming into the season, the New York Giants knew linebacker Jon Beason would be a difference maker for them. It doesn’t seem like it was that long ago when Beason was named one of their two captains on defense without having a full season with the team under his belt. ***PHOTO1*** Last...

Rashad Jennings Voted in as New York Giants’ NFLPA Representative
October 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Just how much is Rashad Jennings already respected in the New York Giants locker-room? So much so that he's been voted in as the team's NFLPA representative in his very first year. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants held their elections on Thursday, with linebacker Mark Herzlich -- a member of the NFLPA Executive Committee...

New York Giants Must Embrace “Next Man up” Mentality as They Head into Philadelphia
October 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Two of the main concerns the New York Giants have to deal with and work around for Sunday's all-important game against the Philadelphia Eagles will be the absences of running back Rashad Jennings and linebacker Spencer Paysinger. ***PHOTO1*** Both players went down in last Sunday's 30-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Jennings...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings, Spencer Paysinger Out Vs. Eagles; Jon Beason Questionable
October 10th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 6 injury report on Friday afternoon and, to no one's surprise, running back Rashad Jennings (knee) and linebacker Spencer Paysinger (hamstring) have both been ruled out. ***PHOTO1*** While those two injuries were not a surprise, that doesn't mean the Giants' final practice of the...

Jon Beason Likely to Return for New York Giants on Sunday Vs. Philadelphia Eagles
October 10th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It's been almost a month since the New York Giants have seen Jon Beason on the field for them, as he has missed the last three weeks due to a re-aggravation his foot/toe injury from the initial injury he suffered back in June during the team's OTA's. ***PHOTO1*** Some thought he could...

New York Giants Waive LB Dan Fox; Sign CB Chandler Fenner from Practice Squad
October 4th, 2014 at 6:25 PM
On Saturday, the New York Giants made a couple of minor roster moves the day before they square off against the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium in their Week 5 matchup. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants announced that they have waived linebacker Dan Fox and in a corresponding move, they have also promoted cornerback...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Non-Committal About Jon Beason’s Availability Vs. Falcons
October 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (foot) said earlier this week that he expects to play on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, and when the team released their final injury report on Friday afternoon, he was listed as questionable -- in other words, a 50/50 shot. But when asked about...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason, Devon Kennard & Odell Beckham Jr. Questionable Vs. Falcons
October 3rd, 2014 at 1:55 PM
For two consecutive days, every single member of the New York Giants' 53-man roster practiced on at least a limited basis. That represented the first such two-day span all year and, most likely, the first such span in several years. In other words, it's a rare plethora of health for...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Expects to Play on Sunday Vs. Atlanta Falcons
October 2nd, 2014 at 4:50 PM
The New York Giants have been without their starting middle linebacker and defensive captain Jon Beason since Week 2 of the regular season as he has dealt with the re-aggravation of the foot injury he suffered back in June. ***PHOTO1*** What originally thought was going to be a season-long, possibly even a...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain Laughs at Notion That Defense is “Intimidated” by Falcons Offense
October 2nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Atlanta Falcons may sport one of the league's best offenses, but that doesn't strike fear into the heart of New York Giants linebacker Jameel McClain. In fact, McClain laughed at the notion of intimidation when asked about it on Wednesday, saying real men always want to matchup against the...

Jon Beason, Odell Beckham Jr. Practice for Giants on Monday; Both Could Play Vs. Falcons
September 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
As the New York Giants returned to work on Monday, they did so in a relatively healthy manor. Not only were players like cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (thigh) and offensive lineman Charles Brown (shoulder) on the field, but so to were linebacker Jon Beason (foot) and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr....

Giants’ Jon Beason Didn’t Feel Great Before Redskins Game; Expects to Play Vs. Falcons
September 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Ever since re-aggravating the foot injury that he initially hurt back in June, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason has been on the sidelines for the New York Giants trying to get his foot healed up enough to return to the field. ***PHOTO1*** After sitting out of the Giants Week 3 win over...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Expected to Test Foot in Practice; Looking to Play Vs. Redskins
September 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Last week, the New York Giants were fearing the worst with Jon Beason's re-aggravation of the foot injury he initially suffered back in June when he hurt it again last Sunday during a loss to the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** Some thought he could have been out another 10-12 weeks or possibly even...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason not Likely Out Long-Term, but Will Have to Play Through Pain
September 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants may be without linebacker Jon Beason (foot/toe) this Sunday against the Houston Texans, but it doesn't sound like they expect him to miss much time beyond that. In fact, head coach Tom Coughlin alluded to exactly that on Friday afternoon following practice, saying Beason will likely...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Says Foot is Feeling Better, Won’t Rule Out Playing on Sunday
September 18th, 2014 at 2:50 PM
A situation that started out as a possible season-ending injury has taken an unexpected turn and could end up with a positive result that keeps New York Giants' defensive captain, Jon Beason, on the field in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Beason's status with the New York Giants started out as "he will be out...

New York Giants Worked Out Former Eagles, Titans LB Moise Fokou This Week
September 18th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
With Jon Beason's health up in the air and a lack of depth at the linebacker position, the New York Giants are looking at all possible options before their game on Sunday against the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the Giants worked out former Tennessee Titans linebacker Moise Fokou, as Adam Caplan...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Ready to Rule Out Jon Beason Vs. Houston Texans
September 17th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
In a bit of a surprise and turn of events, maybe the re-injury to New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (foot) isn't as serious as it was once thought to be. Maybe. ***PHOTO1*** After re-aggravating the same foot injury that he hurt during the team's OTA's back in June and landed him...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Re-Aggravated Foot Injury; May See Foot Specialist This Week
September 17th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Tuesday, it was reported that New York Giants starting middle linebacker Jon Beason will "be out a while" after suffering another foot injury during the third quarter of the team's 25-14 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, it was revealed by the team that Beason didn't suffer a new...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Optimistic About Devon Kennard Playing Against Texans
September 16th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In the summer, there were such high expectations for New York Giants rookie outside linebacker Devon Kennard as he not only was impressing the coaches in training camp, but looked like a legitimate starter going into the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** But just like most things that plague the Giants in the past,...