Could the New York Giants select any of these top ILB draft prospects?

Though linebacker has often been a spot of weakness for the New York Giants in recent years, the linebacking corps appears primed to star for the G-Men in 2014. They re-signed key contributor Jon Beason this offseason, ensuring that the team’s leading tackle during his 12-game duration in New York will anchor the middle of their defense. With that in mind, it’s unlikely they...
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New York Giants re-sign MLB Jon Beason

Jon Beason was a decent linebacker, drafted in the 1st round in 2007, but he was massively overpaid going into the contract year of his rookie year on a 5-year, 50 million dollar deal. Making things even worse, he missed 27 of 32 games from 2011-2012 with a variety of injuries. Upon his return in 2013, he had his contract slashed to a one-year deal at the veteran’s minimum, was...
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Jon Beason Re-Signs with New York Giants

Yesterday talk of the Denver Broncos having an interest in the former Panthers star, had Giants’ fans biting their nails and refreshing their screens in hopes that he would return to big blue. As luck would have it Beason has indeed decided to re-sign with the Giants. Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL Network first reported that Beason would be returning to the New York. Last season the...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants making wise decision prioritizing Jon Beason

Roughly 48 hours ago, I was prepared to tee off on Jerry Reese and the New York Giants for appearing content with letting linebacker Jon Beason part ways with the G-Men. That all changed when it was reported that Big Blue has made bringing back the 29-year-old defender their top priority this offseason. As arguably their best defensive player last season, the Giants are making the...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Giants focusing on re-signing Jon Beason

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to,  the New York Giants are focusing on resigning linebacker Jon Beason with free agency only eight days away. The Giants are concentrating their efforts on a deal with soon-to-be-free-agent linebacker Jon Beason, two people with knowledge of the situation told
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Giants “Concentrating Their Efforts” On Re-signing LB Jon Beason

Jordan Raanan of, citing two people with knowledge of the situation, reports that the Giants are “concentrating their efforts” on re-signing LB Jon Beason before the start of free agency. Raanan adds that there is a “strong chance” that a deal will get done in the coming weeks. However, the two sides are reportedly trying to find middle ground in contract talks...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Giants have spoken with Jon Beason about a long-term contract

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Dan Graziano of,  the Giants and linebacker Jon Beason have talked about getting a long-term deal done. Linebacker Jon Beason is a player they’d like to bring back and with whom they’ve discussed a long-term deal. The franchise-tag salary for linebackers...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers announced they received a 7th round pick for Jon Beason

Panthers general manager David Gettleman confirmed that they received a seventh round pick from the Giants in exchange for linebacker Jon Beason. Gettleman confirmed that the #Panthers received a 7th round draft pick in exchange for LB Jon Beason. — Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) January 14, 2014 The Giants really got a steal.  Beason had a great season for them, but now he...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Beason to the New York Giants might be the best move of the year

The New York Giants never make an in-season trade but this year for some reason they felt like they needed to pick up Jonathan Beason of the Carolina Panthers. Since Beason has come to the New York Giants the middle linebacker has been stout. Today during the team’s bye week their linebackers coach gave his […]
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October 31, 2013  |  1 Comment

Jon Beason headed to the Giants

Photo credit: The Carolina Panthers and the New York Giants have agreed to a trade for former All-Pro linebacker Jon Beason. Beason was placed on IR last October, and was struggling this season in coverage while playing on his surgically repaired knee. He was replaced by former Giants linebacker Chase Blackburn, and was reduced to one snap in the third game of the...
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October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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