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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,...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Likely “Out for a While” After Re-Injuring Foot: Report
September 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Jon Beason left Sunday's game for the New York Giants against the Arizona Cardinals due to a re-aggravation of his foot injury; the same one that he initially suffered back in OTA's in June. ***PHOTO1*** While the results of the MRI were not revealed, it looks like it's not the best news...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Re-Injures Foot, Walter Thurmond III Injures Pec in Loss to Cardinals
September 15th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The New York Giants may have lost more than just the game to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday as both linebacker Jon Beason and cornerback Walter Thurmond III left the game with potentially serious injuries. ***PHOTO1*** For Beason, the news is about as bad as it can get. Head coach Tom Coughlin...

New York Giants’ Jameel McClain on Former Teammate Ray Rice: He was a Standup Guy
September 12th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Ever since the video footage from the Revel Casino in Atlantic City went public from TMZ, Ray Rice found himself out of a job with the Baltimore Ravens and out of the NFL with an indefinite suspension due to him striking his now wife in the face. ***PHOTO1*** Not too many people...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Misses Practice with Sore Foot; Expected to Play Sunday
September 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
On Monday night, it was the first time Jon Beason had taken the field for the New York Giants since Week 17 against the Washington Redskins back in December. He missed the entire preseason due to a foot injury suffered in June, but was able to avoid surgery and got...

New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich on Ray Rice: “I Wouldn’t Welcome Him” in Our Locker-Room
September 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This past week, the Baltimore Ravens terminated the contract of Ray Rice and released him following the video evidence released by TMZ which showed him punching his wife in the face at an Atlantic City casino back in February which was then followed by the NFL suspending Rice indefinitely. ***PHOTO1*** It's not...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason: It’s Way Too Early to Hit the Panic Button
September 9th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Monday night's regular season opener for the New York Giants against the Detroit Lions went about as bad as a game could have expected. From beginning to end, the Giants didn't look like the belong on the field with Detroit and at the end of the game, the 35-14 score...

Jon Beason Expected to Start at MLB for New York Giants on Monday Vs. Detroit Lions
September 8th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
Jon Beason's plan to return for the New York Giants for Monday night's regular season opening game against the Detroit Lions has come around full circle. ***PHOTO1*** The 29-year-old veteran, who suffered a foot injury back in June during OTA's, returned to practice recently after missing all five preseason games in the...

2014 New York Giants Team Captains: Taking a Closer Look at Big Blue’s Leaders
September 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, the New York Giants announced their team captains for the 2014 season. Five captains were selected: three familiar faces and one newcomer. ***PHOTO1*** WR Victor Cruz No. 80 This is Cruz's first season as a team captain. Despite being an undrafted acquisition in 2010 from the University of Massachusetts, Cruz made...

New York Giants Name 2014 Team Captains, Including Two First-Timers
September 5th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants players gathered on Friday morning and cast their votes for who they believe should be their 2014 Team Captains. And when the smoke cleared and votes were tallied, quarterback Eli Manning, wide receiver Victor Cruz, safety Antrel Rolle, linebacker Jon Beason and long-snapper Zak DeOssie stood tall. ***PHOTO1*** For...

Mathias Kiwanuka Believes New York Giants Could Have Elite Defense in 2014
September 2nd, 2014 at 2:55 PM
No one has come out and said it yet, but the way the New York Giants offense has been struggling, it’s likely that the Giants defense will have to carry the team to victory in the early portion of the season as the offense develops an identity. Fortunately for the...

Jon Beason Expected to Play for New York Giants in Week 1 Game Vs. Detroit Lions
September 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Ever since New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason injured his foot back in June during the team's OTA's, the ultimate goal in mind was getting back in time for the regular season and back for their Week 1 showdown against the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday while addressing the media, Giants...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Expected to Return to Practice on Monday
August 30th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
With their preseason schedule officially out of the way and now the focus can shift towards Week 1 of the regular season against the Detroit Lions, the New York Giants appear to be getting some good news for next week. ***PHOTO1*** The team is expecting to get Jon Beason back onto the...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Slowed by Food Poisoning; Still Targeting Week 1 Return
August 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason is still on pace to return for Big Blue's Week 1 matchup against the Detroit Lions, but his training regiment recently took a bit of a hit as he came down with food poisoning last week. Despite that, Beason says it was not a...

Jon Beason Looking to Break New York Giants’ Tackles Record in 2014
August 22nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The record for the most tackles in one season for the New York Giants is 148, which was set by former middle linebacker Micheal Barrow in 2003. Jon Beason is looking to surpass that in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** While recovering from the foot injury he suffered back in June, Beason went on a...

Jon Beason Feels ‘Really Close’ to Returning for New York Giants; Unlikely to Play in Preseason
August 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants unfortunately may not see starting linebacker Jon Beason for the rest of the preseason; as he is not expected to play for the team when they face off against the New York Jets this weekend and it's unlikely right now that they would then turn around...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Recovering Well, Still Targeting Week 1 Return
August 14th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thus far during training camp, the New York Giants have been without starting middle linebacker Jon Beason, who suffered a foot injury back in June. With Beason on the sidelines watching, Jameel McClain has stepped into Beason's place at middle linebacker and rookie Devon Kennard has gotten an opportunity to...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Jacquian Williams Ready to Be an Every-Down LB
August 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! Gameday is upon us, but before we dive head-first into all of that, allow us to present you the following stories to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** Jacquian Williams Ready to Take Next Step Toward Being an Every-Down Player He has always been a part-timer, a...