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  1. Breaking Down the New York Giants' Top Training Camp BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | BleacherReport

    ... with the system - he was here last year to pick up the pieces after the health issues and performances of Jon Beason and Uani 'Unga left the Giants crossing their fingers for the best out of Brinkley, a player they acquired just prior to their first ...

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  2. Rookie Progress Report: B.J. GoodsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | New York Giants

    ... into 2016. Brinkley started the final nine games of 2015 at middle linebacker, the position previously held by Jon Beason. The Giants also added Robinson and Sheppard, who both have experience in the middle. FIRST IMPRESSIONS A tackling machine like ...

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  3. 5 New York Giants Who Could Be on the BubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | BleacherReport

    ... else ended up coming in and playing ahead of him at middle linebacker, including Greg Jones, Chase Blackburn and Jon Beason. With the Giants having loaded up on linebackers this year - Keenan Robinson, Jasper Brinkley, Kelvin Sheppard and B.J. ...

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  4. New York Giants Defense Still Projected To Be Second Worst In The NFL In 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | GMEN HQ

    ... headlines for his on-the-field actions, he has impressed those who've been watching. "Following the retirement of Jon Beason, there's a whole bunch not to like here. Devon Kennard and Mark Herzlich will be competing for the strong-side linebacker ...

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  5. 5 Surprising Developments from the New York Giants' Offseason ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | BleacherReport

    ... past years includes receiver Hakeem Nicks (broken foot, 2012); fullback Henry Hynoski (knee, 2013); linebacker Jon Beason (broken toe, 2014) and left tackle Will Beatty (pectoral, 2015). In each case, the injuries had more than just a ripple effect ...

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  6. Giants' roster preview: Can Devon Kennard finally stay healthy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Big Blue View

    ... Kennard's work ethic, preparation, physical talent and knowledge of the game are beyond reproach. Former Giant Jon Beason used to rave about the way Kennard prepared himself. The question for Kennard is not ability, it's health. Staying on the field ...

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  7. For Giants defense, Steve Spagnuolo says worst is in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | New York Daily News

    ... available last year. Keenan Robinson and Kelvin Sheppard upgrade a middle linebacker spot that was a mess after Jon Beason got hurt. And he has high hopes that impressive rookie safety Darian Thompson can fill the big void they've had at safety for ...

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  8. OTA Wrap-Up: Writers give their takeawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | New York Giants

    ... left over by the defensive line. Jasper Brinkley has been holding down the middle since defensive co-captain Jon Beason retired. Despite no contact, the front seven has shown a knack for big plays in OTAs, including interceptions by Pierre-Paul, ...

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  9. New York Giants' Devon Kennard Ready to Regain Rookie Year Form After Injury Plagued SeasonRead the original story

    Friday Jun 10 | Sports Media 101

    ... sure I'm ready for December." Because of the injuries that hit the linebacker group a year ago; ones to him and Jon Beason, who has since retired from the NFL , the Giants took the necessary precautions in upgrading the position by adding depth and ...

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  10. Giants Position Preview: LinebackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | New York Giants

    ... Arrivals: Keenan Robinson (from Washington), Kelvin Sheppard (from Miami), B.J. Goodson (draft pick) Departures: Jon Beason (retired) Returning: Jasper Brinkley, Jonathan Casillas, Devon Kennard, J.T. Thomas, Mark Herzlich, Uani 'Unga ...

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  11. Keenan Robinson is typical Giants LB - which is concerningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | New York Post

    ... calls for the first time. Veteran Jasper Brinkley, who in his first year with the Giants filled in for injured Jon Beason and started nine games, likely will get a long look as the starter in the middle. Rookie B.J. Goodson, a fourth-round pick from ...

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  12. New York Giants' Olivier Vernon tries to live up to contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | UPI

    ... so it's all make a play and show up on Sunday." If he should end up winning the starting job that opened when Jon Beason announced his retirement earlier this year, Robinson said he would feel comfortable calling out the defensive signals and with ...

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  13. New Giants linebacker Keenan Robinson beginning to catch onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... years, and their middle linebacker situation was thrown out of whack multiple times when the recently-retired Jon Beason went down . But Robinson said Wednesday he is healthy, and ready to go for training camp. "Coming off of last season, I wasn't ...

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  14. Linebacker Keenan Robinson Fitting In With GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | CBS Local

    ... Robinson got a one-year contract for $2.51 million. The 26-year-old has a good shot at replacing the retired Jon Beason at middle linebacker and also getting time at the weak-side spot if he can stay healthy. In each of his four NFL seasons, he has ...

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  15. Linebacker Keenan Robinson fitting in with the GiantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Washington Times

    ... Robinson got a one-year contract for $2.51 million. The 26-year-old has a good shot at replacing the retired Jon Beason at middle linebacker and also getting time at the weak-side spot if he can stay healthy. In each of his four NFL seasons, he has ...

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  16. Giants' Keenan Robinson Had Camera Crew Follow Him to Document Offseason Workouts, PreparationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Sports Media 101

    ... and having that kind of impact from the middle linebacker; something the Giants were hopeful for when they had Jon Beason here and really haven't had since Antonio Pierce was manning the middle. With Brinkley as the starter from last year, Robinson ...

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  17. Breaking Down the New York Giants' Situation at LinebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | BleacherReport

    ... coming to fruition. The projected starting three linebackers last year were Devon Kennard at the strong side, Jon Beason in the middle and newcomer J.T. Thomas on the weak side. After showing promise his rookie season as an edge-rusher, Kennard ...

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  18. Giants holiday mailbag, Part 1: Jerry Reese's future, defensive captain candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... where they fall on that spectrum is anyone's guess. That's a good question, James (awesome name by the way). Jon Beason was the Giants' defensive captain last season, but he's retired now . Cullen Jenkins was a game captain several times, but he's ...

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  19. OTA Preview: How do new Giants fit in?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | New York Giants

    ... any of the three positions but the ideal is in the middle, where the Giants said goodbye to defensive co-captain Jon Beason (retired) and Uani 'Unga (waived/injured). Aside from Goodson, the new faces in the room are Sheppard and Robinson, who ...

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  20. Key positions to follow at OTAsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | New York Giants

    ... last season was thrown out of whack due to injuries, most notably in the middle with defensive co-captain Jon Beason. The three-time Pro Bowler and first-team All-Pro selection announced his retirement in February, leaving a vacancy at the position. ...

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