Jon Beason RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jon Beason will not require surgery, might return for season opener

    SB Nation "The New York Giants are hoping linebacker Jon Beason will be back on the field when the games begin to count in September. New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason broke his foot during OTAs but will not need surgery to repair it, according to Dan Graziano of ESPN. Beason will opt to have the..." June 17

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    Kimberly Jones @KimJonesSports

    NYG LB Jon Beason has sesamoid fracture in right foot. Surgery required. Expected 12 week recovery, according to someone aware of diagnosis.

  • Jon Beason diagnosed with fractured foot; needs surgery and will be out 3 months

    New York Daily News "The one player on defense the Giants felt they could least afford to lose was middle linebacker Jon Beason. Now they’re facing the possibility that they’ve lost him for Opening Day, and maybe more. Beason was diagnosed with a torn ligament and a fractured sesamoid bone in his right foot after..." June 13

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    At Giants OTA today, where LB Jon Beason left early. Taken by cart back to locker room just now.

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    Aditi Kinkhabwala @AKinkhabwala

    The Giants and Jon Beason have agreed to a new deal, person apprised of negotiations tells me. (Sorry if that broke during my last hit!)

  • Jon Beason representing himself in free agency

    CBSSports.com "Traded for nickels on the dollar to the Giants by the Panthers, former All-Pro linebacker Jon Beason had a resurgent second half of the season. He could do well for himself in free agency but he'll apparently have to work out any deal on his own. Beason, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN, will..." March 07

  • Jon Beason hopeful he’ll return to Giants

    Pro Football Talk "When the Panthers traded linebacker Jon Beason to the Giants early in the regular season, many people wondered if Beason had anything left in the tank. He played just five of Carolina’s 32 games during the 2011 and 2012 seasons because of injuries and was benched as the team’s starting middle..." January 11

  • Beason playing like a beast

    New York Post "Ryan Matthews and Danny Woodhead are the Chargers’ running backs for Jon Beason to key on Sunday, a week after Beason made 17 tackles to help stifle the Redskins’ potent rushing attack. Beason said he has a clear goal in mind when he takes the field. “You go out there as a middle linebacker..." December 08

  • From franchise pillar to trade bait, Giants LB Jon Beason looking to prove doubters wrong

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Panthers didn’t want their version of Ray Lewis or Patrick Willis hitting free agency any time soon, so the five-year $50 million contract came early for Jon Beason back in 2011. He was a face of a newer franchise still searching for one. A steady Pro Bowler. He identified with the middle..." October 27

  • Jon Beason never wants to leave the Giants

    New York Post "Not only does linebacker Jon Beason want to play next year with the Giants he wants to stay with Big Blue for the rest of his playing career and beyond. “I don’t plan on going anywhere ever. Ever” said the three-time Pro Bowler who arrived this month in a trade from Carolina. His six-year..." October 25

  • New Giants LB has confidence in middle of chaos

    New York Post "The Giants took an unfamiliar 0-6 record into Sunday’s off day but the team’s newest member insisted their season is far from over. Jon Beason — who had a strong Giants debut at middle linebacker in Thursday’s 27-21 loss at Chicago — insisted Big Blue cannot only still turn around their season..." October 14

  • Cullen Jenkins, Jon Beason active for Giants vs. Eagles

    Newark Star-Ledger "Newly acquired linebacker Jon Beason passed his physical on Friday had a few hours of meetings and he's ready to play today apparently. Beason is not among the Giants inactives nor is Cullen Jenkins who struggled throughout the week with Achilles and knee issues. Will Hill who was activated..." October 06

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    Jay Glazer @JayGlazer

    Panthers source says they are working a trade that would send pro bowl LB Jon Beason to the Giants who sorely need defensive help

  • Panthers trading LB Jon Beason to Giants for draft pick

    CBSSports.com "Through four weeks the New York Giants have given up more points per game (36.5) than any other team in the NFL. One way to fix that problem is to bring in defensive help and it looks like Tom Coughlin's trying to do that. The Giants are trying to workout a trade with Carolina that would send..." October 04

  • NY Giants close to acquiring LB Jon Beason from Panthers

    New York Daily News "The Giants have spent the last two years experimenting with reclamation projects at linebacker. And now they may have another one. On Thursday night the Giants were close to a deal with the Carolina Panthers that would bring them linebacker Jon Beason in exchange for a late-round 2014 draft..." October 04

  • Jon Beason And Domenik Hixon Back Indefinitely

    Cat Crave "Yesterday Panthers Linebacker Jon Beason and Wide Receiver Domenik Hixon made their fateful return to practice. It seems that both players are back for good even though Hixon and Beason may not make an appearance in the next two preseason games against the Ravens and Steelers..." August 19

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    Joe Person @josephperson

    Jon Beason is practicing. Good sign for #Panthers defense.

  • Panthers release details of Jon Beason's restructured contract

    Cat Scratch Reader "We now have the details of how Beason's contract was re-worked and it's pretty simple: he took one for the team. As we promised you when we broke the news of Beason's restructured contract we will now provide you with the details regarding Jon Beason's new deal. And according to Pat..." July 27

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    Ben Volin @BenVolin

    #Panthers LB Jon Beason renegotiated his contract today. Was supposed to make $5.25 million this year

  • Panthers' LB Jon Beason won’t bow to injuries

    Charlotte Observer "Carolina Panthers linebacker Jon Beason has heard the talk throughout the offseason. Coming off three surgeries in a 17-month span, Beason is broken down, used up, finished, according to some fans and critics. Beason, who turned 28 in January, doesn’t agree with the reports of his early..." April 10

  • Beason on moving positions: It's about winning a ring

    Charlotte Observer "Veteran Panthers linebacker Jon Beason said today on NFL Network's NFL AM that he knows he has the ability to play outside linebacker after spending nearly his career in Carolina at middle. Beason has spent almost the entire past two seasons on injured reserve, and last year, he lost his spot..." April 03