Jason Pierre-Paul RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jason Pierre-Paul’s future with Giants much less certain than return this season

    New York Daily News "Jason Pierre-Paul's 2016 season is probably over. His NFL career is not. His Giants tenure could be finished, though. Imagine that: Has JPP played his final down for Big Blue? No one has time to think about it now. The Giants (8-4) can't dwell on Wednesday's news that Pierre-Paul, 27, will..." December 08

  • Giants to be without DE Jason-Pierre Paul for remainder of regular season

    ESPN "New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery Wednesday morning to repair a sports hernia and his injured groin and is likely to be sidelined for the remainder of the regular season, a source told ESPN's Jordan Raanan. Recovery time is expected to be in the six-week range, the..." December 07

  • Jason Pierre-Paul visiting sports hernia specialist

    Pro Football Talk "Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul wasn’t able to finish Sunday’s game because of a groin injury. Now, they’re awaiting word on the rest of the season. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, Pierre-Paul is in Philadelphia today, visiting noted sports hernia surgeon Dr. Williams..." December 06

  • Resurgent Jason Pierre-Paul never forgets his 2 sources of inspiration

    New York Post "Jason Pierre-Paul called home about a year ago and asked his father, Jean, if he could speak to his mother, Marie. After hesitating, his father told Pierre-Paul his mother was working. She had taken a job as a janitor. Jean was supposed to keep the information secret, knowing his son would..." November 30

  • Jason Pierre-Paul says the Giants 'are not too worried' about Jay Cutler

    CBS Sports "The New York Giants, who started the season 2-3, have vaulted themselves back into control of a playoff spot in the NFC by winning each of their last four games. During that time, the Giants have not allowed an opponent to score more than 23 points. They've not exactly faced the greatest..." November 19

  • Why Giants believe Olivier Vernon, JPP are about to terrorize QBs

    New York Post "There is an emerging belief among Big Blue that Jason Pierre-Paul and Olivier Vernon are primed to be Monsters of the Meadowlands beginning Sunday against the former Monsters of the Midway. “Anytime, I think, when you play the New York Giants defense, you have to game plan against me,” JPP said..." November 18

  • Jason Pierre-Paul on pass rush: We just have to finish

    Pro Football Talk "The Giants signed defensive end Olivier Vernon as a free agent and re-signed Jason Pierre-Paul in a pair of moves that gave rise to hopes that the Giants defensive line would resemble the one that drove the team to a pair of Super Bowl titles under former coach Tom Coughlin. For Pierre-Paul,..." October 14

  • Giants not getting what they need from JPP, Olivier Vernon

    New York Post "Jason Pierre-Paul was having none of this. His longtime teammate, Zak DeOssie, could not get near his locker because of the media masses encircling Odell Beckham Jr., and JPP leaped into action. “Hey you all, can you clear the way,’’ boomed Pierre-Paul, making like a traffic cop to muscle a..." October 07

  • Increasingly worrisome injury may force JPP to sit vs. Saints

    New York Post "The Giants might have to face the NFL’s leading passer without one of their leading pass rushers. Though Jason Pierre-Paul vowed to play Sunday when the Giants face Drew Brees and the Saints at MetLife Stadium, coach Ben McAdoo isn’t sounding as confident. The Giants didn’t practice Friday,..." September 17

  • JPP thinks he can be the difference against Drew Brees this year

    New York Post "All week, the Giants have relived the misery inflicted by the Saints last season, recounting the embarrassment of allowing 52 points. The defense watched the highlights it remembered too well, ashamed that 49 points from the offense wasn’t enough. For Jason Pierre-Paul, it is easy to believe..." September 16

  • ESPN claims Jason Pierre-Paul agreed to publicize medical records

    New York Daily News "ESPN is trying again to get Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul’s invasion-privacy-lawsuit spiked — arguing in court papers filed in Florida that the NFL star agreed to let his medical records go public. Pierre-Paul had sued ESPN and its reporter Adam Schefter for invasion of privacy after..." September 15

  • Judge Rules ESPN Could Owe Jason Pierre-Paul Millions of Dollars For Releasing His Medical Records

    Complex "After Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul blew one of his fingers off in a July 4, 2015, fireworks accident, ESPN reporter Adam Schefter posted a photo of Pierre-Paul’s private medical records on Twitter. Schefter said ESPN “obtained medical charts,” but people immediately pushed back with one..." August 27

  • Jason Pierre-Paul’s lawsuit against Adam Schefter, ESPN will proceed

    Larry Brown Sports "Nearly six months after New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul filed an invasion-of-privacy lawsuit against ESPN and reporter Adam Schefter, a Miami federal judge has ruled the case can proceed. “The court correctly ruled that Jason properly stated an invasion-of-privacy claim..." August 25

  • Jason Pierre-Paul: I don't need a club to protect right hand this season

    ESPN New York "Jason Pierre-Paul is ready for his new normal. It doesn't involve the need for a club, cast or special glove to protect the right hand he mangled in a Fourth of July weekend fireworks accident last year. Pierre-Paul played eight games last season with a club on his right hand. He finished with..." July 28

  • Hearing in JPP lawsuit against ESPN set for August 25

    Pro Football Talk "In response to the news that a secretary who had been fired for allegedly leaking Jason Pierre-Paul’s medical records to ESPN has sued the hospital, a lot of you (OK, some of you . . . OK, none of you) have asked for an update on Pierre-Paul’s lawsuit against ESPN and Adam Schefter. Per a..." July 13

  • Fired after NFL player’s medical chart leaked to ESPN, worker sues

    Miami Herald "A secretary fired from Jackson Health System on grounds she breached the privacy of New York Giants’ player Jason Pierre-Paul’s medical records has sued Miami-Dade’s public hospital network, denying she accessed the private information and saying her former employer defamed and libeled her. On..." July 13

  • Did Antonio Brown Take a Shot at Jason Pierre-Paul With a Subtweet About Fireworks Safety?

    Complex "If anyone knows the value of fireworks safety, it’s Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. Exactly one year ago today, JPP lost a portion of his right hand, including parts of several fingers, as a result of a fireworks accident. It likely cost him millions of dollars, and there’s a very good..." July 04

  • Pierre-Paul stars in fireworks safety PSA

    ABC News "New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul lost a finger and severely damaged his right hand last July 4th when he lit a professional-grade firework and it went off in his hand. Now he’s starring in a PSA from the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission, and he has a strong warning for..." June 30

  • Jason Pierre-Paul warns rookies about having too much time on their hands

    CBS Sports "It's been almost a year since Giants pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul suffered a serious hand injury during a fireworks accident. He missed eight games in 2015 and when he returned, he didn't have full use of his hand during games because it was taped into a club. As a result, he finished the year..." June 17

  • Jason Pierre-Paul's lawsuit vs. Adam Schefter to go to trial during 2017 preseason

    Sporting News "One key date in the 2017 NFL preseason has been set. Jason Pierre-Paul's lawsuit against ESPN reporter Adam Schefter will go to trial next August after a federal judge ignored requests by both parties to delay court proceedings until after the NFL season. U.S. District Judge Marcia G. Cooke..." June 15