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New York Giants Release Jon Beason, Will Beatty & Geoff Schwartz: Report
February 10th, 2016 at 11:51 AM
The New York Giants were expected to act quickly when it came to several of their high-priced players, and on Wednesday, the dominoes will begin to fall. ***PHOTO1*** As we speculated earlier this week, there were several players with bloated contracts the Giants seemed poised to part ways with and two of...

Jon Beason “Absolutely” Wants to Remain with New York Giants in 2016
January 28th, 2016 at 6:01 PM
Jon Beason knows the deal as far as his career goes with the New York Giants heading into the 2016 season, but isn't quite sure where it will take him once the offseason gets going. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran is coming off a second straight season in which he missed the majority of...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Has “Mixed Emotions” Over Carolina Panthers’ Success
January 26th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason, who could very well retire prior to the 2017 season, had a tear stream down his face during the National Anthem prior to the NFC Championship Game on Sunday. Beason, of course, was a former first-round pick of the Carolina Panthers in 2007 and spent...

New York Giants Hire Bill McGovern as Linebackers Coach
January 22nd, 2016 at 7:04 PM
The New York Giants were able to find a replacement for Jim Herrmann for their linebackers coach and they didn't have to look too far outside the division to find him. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants will hire Philadelphia Eagles outside linebackers coach Bill McGovern to be their next linebackers coach under head coach...

New York Giants Pass on Mike Singletary as Linebackers Coach: Report
January 22nd, 2016 at 5:02 PM
It looks as if the New York Giants are passing on adding a Hall of Fame linebacker and former NFL head coach to their current coaching staff for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** With a vacany for the position, the Giants have apparently decided to pass on hiring Mike Singletary as their next...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Needs Offseason Knee Surgery; May Retire
January 9th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Their season is over, yet injuries continue to haunt the New York Giants. And on Friday, linebacker Jon Beason told Sirius XM NFL Radio that he not only needs another offseason knee surgery, but that he may retire because he can no longer stay healthy. ***PHOTO1*** “For me, I want to make...

New York Giants Place J.T. Thomas, Danny Aiken on Injured Reserve
December 31st, 2015 at 4:05 PM
The New York Giants announced on Thursday that linebacker J.T. Thomas and long-snapper Danny Aiken, who took over for the injured Zak DeOssie, have been placed on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). ***PHOTO1*** As we at Giants 101 anticipated earlier today, the Giants made several moves adding to their total number of players...

New York Giants Officially Place Devon Kennard on Season-Ending Injured Reserve
December 28th, 2015 at 6:30 PM
Devon Kennard has been out of commission for the New York Giants for almost a month because of a foot injury that didn't seem to be getting any better and on Monday night, the Giants decided to make the move to put him on the shelf for the rest of...

New York Giants Linebacker J. T. Thomas Surprised at Quick Hook After Involvement in Scuffle
December 28th, 2015 at 1:55 PM
After last week's flipout by New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., NFL officials were on high alert this weekend and were in no mood for fighting or any other high jinks players had in mind. In the Giants' 49-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, linebacker J.T. Thomas got...

New York Giants Place Markus Kuhn, James Morris on IR; Promote Brad Bars, Matt LaCosse
December 25th, 2015 at 5:02 PM
The New York Giants added to their league-leading injury total on Christmas Day, placing defensive tackle Markus Kuhn (knee) and linebacker James Morris (quad) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR). ***PHOTO1*** Kuhn, who the team had previously listed as out for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, had missed each of the previous...