Jon Beason RUMORS & NEWS

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    Paul Schwartz @NYPost_Schwartz

    Jon Beason says on @SiriusXMNFL he needs knee surgery and hopes his body responds: "If I can’t then it will be time for me to hang it up.’’

  • Boone to Beason: If you’ve got a problem with me, call me "Alex Boone responded to criticism on Friday from New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason, who accused the San Francisco 49ers guard of unsportsmanlike play on Sunday night. Beason told reporters in New York that Boone shoved him in the back, causing a head-on collision with Carlos Hyde. Beason..." October 17

  • Jon Beason blames 49ers lineman's 'coward move' for concussion

    CBS Sports "Giants Jon Beason made it through just the first five snaps of last Sunday's win over the 49ers, and he blames 49ers offensive lineman Alex Boone. Specifically: Boone pushed Beason into running back Carlos Hyde, and the collision caused Beason to suffer a concussion. "I can honestly say that if..." October 17

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    Dan Graziano @DanGrazianoESPN

    Jon Beason blames SF OL Alex Boone for his concussion. Said it was an illegal block and “a coward move.”

  • Jon Beason ready to make impact in next game

    ESPN "Jon Beason passed the first test, which was to return to the field and finish the game unscathed. The Giants’ middle linebacker played 28 snaps (36 percent of the Giants’ defensive plays) and his knee is sore. But there were no setbacks and Beason is hoping to be even better against Buffalo..." September 26

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    Ralph Vacchiano @RVacchianoNYDN

    WR Victor Cruz (calf) and LB Jon Beason (knee) will not practice today. Coughlin said Cruz's injury is still just a "strain".

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    Most important takeaway from #Giants practice. LB Jon Beason (knee) IS practicing. Victor Cruz (calf) is NOT.

  • Jon Beason leaves game with a sprained left knee

    Pro Football Talk "For a guy who wanted more contact in practices during training camp, Giants linebacker Jon Beason hasn’t had much success staying in games. Beason left tonight’s game against the Jaguars with a left knee sprain, and the team announced he won’t return. He was sitting on the sidelines with a..." August 23

  • Giants’ Jon Beason wants quarterbacks flagged for throwing into big-hit areas

    New York Daily News "The NFL has had a crusade against big and violent hits for several years. And Giants linebacker Jon Beason has a new and radical idea to solve some of that problem: Fine quarterbacks for throwing into big-hit areas. Beason made the wild suggestion Monday when asked about new teammate Brandon..." August 18

  • Jon Beason to have season-ending surgery

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, Giants linebacker Jon Beason met with doctors to determine whether his season was over as a result of the toe injury that’s troubled him since the offseason. The answer isn’t a good one for the Giants defense. As reported by multiple Giants beat reporters on Monday, Beason will have..." October 27

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    Tom Coughlin says LB Jon Beason is likely to visit Dr. Anderson again. Not good #giants

  • Giants LB Beason thinks he’ll play Sunday

    New York Post "Jon Beason is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game in Philadelphia, but the Giants linebacker appeared confident Friday he would return to action after missing the past three games with an injury to his right foot and big toe. Beason was less certain how his re-insertion into the lineup..." October 11

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    LB Jon Beason (foot), WR Odell Beckham (hamstring) and LB Devon Kennard are out for Sunday vs. #Texans. #giants

  • 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

    CBS Sports "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

    CBS Sports "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