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Linebackers becoming a Big Blue strength

There were moments early in their careers — probably too early — when Spencer Paysinger and Jacquian Williams started games at linebacker for the Giants. They made plays, missed plays, stayed on the roster and did not do enough to seize control of a job. Help has arrived — Jon Beason not long into the 2013 season and Jameel McClain in this year’s free agent haul. Just like...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacquian Williams & the New York Giants Linebackers

The linebackers unit is a big revolving door at the moment because as one Giants coach put it: all starting spots are up for grabs. The surest possible starter may be Mark Herzlich manning the middle but even that is not a lock. The Giants opened camp with Herzlich playing the middle along with Keith Rivers and Spencer Paysinger playing the outside. It is a little surprising to see...
Via Overtime
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants make Williams work for starting LB job

When the New York Giants released Michael Boley in a salary-cap move after missing the playoffs last season, many expected Jacquian Williams to inherit the weakside linebacker job. It didn't happen. The Giants are making Williams work for the starting gig, and they are not making it easy for the third-year pro who missed six games in 2012 with a knee injury. When training...
Via Fox Sports
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Bucky Brooks: Giants linebacker Jacquian Williams is a player to watch

As we get closer to the beginning of the 2013 NFL season, NFL Network analyst Bucky Brooks believes that Giants linebacker Jacquian Williams will be a player to watch. The Giants’ linebacker corps has represented one of the team’s most glaring weak spots in the past few years. However, the return of a healthy Williams could bring some speed and athleticism to a unit that has...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants rule out LB Jacquian Williams for Redskins

New York Giants backup linebacker Jacquian Williams will miss Monday night's game against the Washington Redskins. The Giants announced Sunday that Williams was being downgraded from doubtful to out because of a knee injury. The second-year player from South Florida hurt it on Oct. 14 against San Francisco and had missed the last five games. Tight end Travis Beckham, who spent...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants' Jacquian Williams in awe of Super Bowl stage, despite uncertainty of foot injury

Rookie linebacker hoping for hasty recovery from foot injury
Via Beat Writers Blog
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Hakeem Nicks, Jacquian Williams among those not practicing for the Giants

Baas, Blackburn back as expected
Via Beat Writers Blog
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants targeted Williams because of his concussions

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Kyle Williams handed the NFC Championship Game to the Giants with two turnovers on punt returns. Williams, the son of White Sox GM Ken Williams, was filling in for Ted Ginn Jr. as the team’s punt returner. Two Giants players said after their win that they targeted him because of his concussion history. “The thing is, we knew he had four concussions...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-ASU star Williams berated after 49ers' loss

Wide receiver Kyle Williams was the recipient of a torrent of hateful Twitter posts following his team's loss in the NFC Championship Game, in which the Giants edged San Francisco 20-17 in overtime following two costly fumbles by Williams. In the wake of the emotional loss at soggy Candlestick Park, many Niner fans vented their frustrations at the second-year wide receiver,...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants vs. 49ers: Jacquian Williams, Devin Thomas become unlikely heroes for Giants

'I had a vision in my mind that I was going to make some type of big play to help us win the game,' Thomas says
Via Beat Writers Blog
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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