Giants back in the hunt after consecutive wins

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants' horrible start to the season is a distant memory. Wins over Washington and Buffalo have not only gotten the Giants back to the .500 mark, they find themselves tied for first in the NFC East after a couple of losses by Dallas. As Tom Coughlin says, the Giants are relevant again, something missing in recent years after falling short...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins at New York Giants: 2015 Week 3 NFL Pick

Washington Redskins (1-1) at New York Giants (0-2) The Redskins entered the season as a laughing stock. Now some are predicting they’ll win the NFC East. How did that happen? Well, the Redskins have played better than people have expected through two games, beating the Rams week 2 and almost beating the Dolphins week 1. Both of those games were at home, but the Redskins were home...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants LB Jon Beason on track to finally make his 2015 debut

The past two seasons have not gone as planned for New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason. Between a toe and knee injury, Beason has missed the majority of the Giants' last 18 regular season games. This Thursday night, he plans to make his 2015 debut after practicing without limitations on Tuesday.“Players want to play,” Beason said, per “I don’t want to give a...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons at New York Giants: 2015 Week 2 NFL Pick

Atlanta Falcons (1-0) at New York Giants (0-1) The Giants almost won in Dallas last week, only losing after Dallas conducted a last minute touchdown drive and scored with 7 seconds left, resulting in a 1 point New York loss. The Giants’ performance was much worse than the final score suggested, as they needed to win the turnover margin by 3 to even keep it close. They lost despite...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Injured Giants LB Beason blasts NFL over Thursday games

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason knows his sprained knee will only allow him to participate in a handful of snaps, if any, in the home opener against Atlanta on Sunday. He also knows that if coach Tom Coughlin upgrades him from doubtful, it will probably knock him out of next Thursday night's game against NFC East foe Washington. He's not happy about...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Beason and Victor Cruz still absent from Giants practice

Both Jon Beason and Victor Cruz were being counted on to play key roles for the New York Giants in 2015. It's starting to look increasingly likely that they will miss another regular season game. During Wednesday's practice, neither player was present and participating.According to head coach Tom Coughlin, there is nothing new to report with Beason or Cruz, per Big Blue Interactive...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants LB Beason expects to play, despite missing Thursday's practice

When NFL players don't practice on Thursday, it's usually a good sign that they won't be active on Sunday. New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason missed Thursday's practice, but he claims that he is still on track to play in the regular season opener agains the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night. Although Beason did not participate in any part of Thursday's practice, he told Ralph Vacchiano...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants LB Jon Beason optimistic about playing Week 1

When New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason injured his knee earlier in the preseason, he had three weeks to get ready for the season opener. At the time, he claimed he would be good to go for Week 1, but based on his injury history, there was reason to be skeptical. It's beginning to look like Beason will be a full go when the Giants open up their regular season on September 13th...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

The Success of the Giants’ Defense Hinges on the Health of Jon Beason

Back in 2013, the Giants made an out of character, desperation trade to revitalize their struggling defense when they gave up a 7th round pick for former All-Pro linebacker Jon Beason, who had been relegated to a backup role in Carolina due to compounding injuries that forced him to miss all but 5 games from 2011-2012. At first, the trade looked to be a steal for Big Blue.Seemingly...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants Position Preview: Linebackers

The New York Giants have not had a solid linebacker squad in some time. It has been a position of many question marks for the organization, and has proved inconsistent time and again, especially in recent seasons. One telling fact is that the last linebacker the Giants had that made it to the Pro Bowl was Antonio Pierce. What we know As if an uncertain team of linebackers wasn...
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants LB Jon Beason Expects Intense Joint Practices With Bengals

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick (27) blocks a pass to New York Giants wide receiver Corey Washinton during NFL football training camp, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) Jon Beason is entering his ninth NFL season, (and 3rd with the Giants) so he understands that he has a responsibility of being one of the key leaders for this Giants football...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants LB Jon Beason: I better not be limited in training camp

The 2014 season was an especially tough one for New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason. After emerging as the defensive leader in 2013, Beason was forced to miss the majority of the 2014 season with a toe injury.During the Giants' spring practices, Beason was a limited participant as he worked his way back from injury. As the giants get set to host their first practice of training...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Giants LB Jon Beason: I feel the best I have in four years

The 2014 season was a lost year for New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason. After helping to turn a potentially league-worst defensive unit in to a respectable group in 2013, Beason entered 2014 with high expectations.An early offseason toe injury lingered and Beason was only able to grind his way through four incomplete games before being placed on injured reserve. After an...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

LB Jon Beason ready to become a 'beast' again

New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason missed played in only two games last season with a toe injury that eventually required surgery. Beason will be monitored closely and will be limited for much of training camp, but he believes the toe issues are behind him and he's ready to get back to causing havoc on the football field. 'I love when I hear people call another player a...
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July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Who Should the Giants Draft in Round One?

View image | The NFL Draft is a little over a week away.  This period of time is incredibly important as teams are assembling their final big boards and figuring out who their primary targets are. During this time, we at Topsportsreport decided that it would be a good idea for us to do a first round mock draft with analysis. Find out which prospect John Miceli...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Beason: I feel when healthy, I am the best in the game

Jon Beason is focused on putting his injury-plagued 2014 season behind him in an effort to get back to the level he was playing at in 2013 after the Giants acquired him mid-season from the Carolina Panthers. During his first run with the Giants in 2013, Beason took over as the signal caller on the defense and many believed that he was a major factor in the defense's mid-season turnaround...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the New York Giants go after Brandon Spikes?

As the NFL season became a short and unsuccessful end for the New York Giants, there are many off-season tasks the team must complete in order to get ready for the start of the 2015 season. One of the most import ones is to resign potential unrestricted free agents. This year linebacker, Brandon Spikes, will be hitting the free agent market. He played college football for the University...
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Linebacker Jon Beason says the New York Giants want him to take a paycut

It’s the time of year when NFL veterans are asked to take a paycut or are given their walking papers. Last week the New York Giants let Peyton Hillis and Mathias Kiwanuka go. Now they’re going after linebacker Jon Beason. In an appearance on Sirius XM NFL radio this morning, Beason said the Giants have approached him about a paycut, per Caitlyn Holroyd of The Score: “New York...
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Giants LB Jon Beason out for season

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason is going to miss the rest of the season because of a foot injury. The Giants (3-4) announced Monday that Beason will need surgery to repair his injured right foot. The procedure has not yet been scheduled. Beason tore a ligament and fractured his sesamoid bone during an OTA workout on June 12. He spent training...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Beason to have season-ending toe surgery

New York Giants middle linebacker Jon Beason has elected to have season-ending surgery to repair the toe injury that has bothered him since June. Beason tore a ligament and fractured the sesamoid bone in his toe in a June practice.  He missed all of training camp and all five of the Giants’ preseason games. Beason returned to play in the first two games of the season but re...
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Giants, Packers, Seahawks, Texans

Bills Bills worked out RB Evan Royster. (Field Yates) Giants ILB Jon Beason will know if he will require surgery on his injured toe by Wednesday. (Ralph Vacchiano) The Giants aren’t signing RBs Felix Jones or Alex Green after working out for them on Tuesday. (Josina Anderson) Packers Packers worked out WR Jace Davis, RB David Fluellen, G Andrew Miller and CB David...
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October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants: Jon Beason to miss extended time

Linebacker Jon Beason is expected to miss an extended period of time after re-aggravating a toe injury that left him out for all of training camp reports ESPN New York. Beason is awaiting the results of an MRI but signs are pointing to the 29-year-old as being questionable for Week 3. The Giants would have to use Jameel McClain as his replacement. Though two games Beason has been...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Injury Update: Jon Beason nearing return

New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason says he expects to be ready for week 1 of the regular season. Beason is recovering from a broken bone in his foot, but Dan Graziano at reports that the veteran is getting closer to returning to the field. #460418663 / gettyimages.comBeason went down during OTA's in June. He suffered a sesamoid bone fracture and a torn ligament in...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Giants LB Jon Beason To Start Camp On PUP List

  Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports that Giants LB Jon Beason will be the only player on the team’s physically unable to performance (PUP) to start training camp. Beason suffered a  a ligament tear and a small fracture to the sesamoid in his right foot not too long ago, but he later received good news when it was determined that it won’t require surgery...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants Mailbag: Jon Beason’s replacement and Chris Snee concerns

The NFL season is drawing near with OTAs and minicamps well underway. There’s still much through before the excitement can begin, but that hasn’t curbed fans’ enthusiasm for the 2014 season. Here are this week’s questions for our weekly mailbag! Who can the Giants turn to man the middle linebacker spot while Jon Beason recovers from his injury? - Anthony (Staten Island, NY...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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