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Giants' Darrian Beavers: Hits IR
Beavers (knee) was placed on the Giants' injured reserve Tuesday, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.
This transaction should officially sideline Beavers for the entirety of his rookie season with the Giants. The sixth-round pick out of Cincinnati was expected to serve a key backup role in coordinator Don Martindale's defense after registering an impressive performance during training camp, so his loss should lead to increased opportunities for Quincy Roche, Cam Brown and Oshane Ximines this regular season.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Darrian Beavers: Done for season
Beavers will miss the 2022 season due to a torn ACL, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.
Beavers sustained the season-ending knee injury in Sunday's preseason contest against the Bengals. The rookie linebacker will now shift his focus to making his NFL debut in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Darrian Beavers: Won't return Sunday
Beavers has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's preseason game against the Bengals, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.
Beavers didn't record any counting stats before going down early in the third quarter. He was ruled out shortly after sustaining his injury, and it's unclear whether he'll be available for next Sunday's preseason finale against the Jets.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Darrian Beavers: Impressing during camp
Beavers has impressed during camp and will likely be a key backup for the Giants this season, Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media reports.
In the preseason opener against New England on Thursday, Beavers started in place of Blake Martinez, who is being brought along slowly after missing almost all of last season due to a torn ACL. The rookie made three solo tackles in the exhibition contest, including one for a loss. He wasn't selected until the sixth round in this year's draft, but he's already being looked at as a future candidate to lead the team's defense, according to Ryan Dunleavy of the New York Post. Beavers isn't expected to start during his rookie season and thus isn't on the radar in IDP fantasy leagues, but he could be a name to watch in future years.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Darrian Beavers: Picked up by G-Men
The Giants selected Beavers in the sixth round of the 2022 NFL Draft, 182nd overall.
Beavers is yet another player drafted off the Cincinnati defense. He played five seasons in college, including two at Connecticut, and turned into a tackling machine late in his career. Beavers had 99 tackles (12 TFL) and 5.0 sacks as a senior. Beavers checks in at 6-foot-3 and 237 pounds and turned in an impressive showing at the combine. He's long-limbed but is still a fluid mover with good change of direction chops and an ability to close on the ball carrier. Beavers can play anywhere in New York's linebacking corps.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-4, 255 lbs|
|Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH|