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  Giants | Deon Grant retires    Wed Aug 7, 10:32 AM

The New York Giants signed SS Deon Grant to allow him to retire with the team.

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  Giants | Deon Grant feels he'll be re-signed    Sun Jul 22, 11:57 PM

Free-agent FS Deon Grant (Giants) has not retired, and he feels he will be re-signed by the New York Giants sometime during training camp. 'This is the first time in three or four years - and this was the longest one - that I can say I came out completely healthy,' Grant said. 'I revamped everything and my body feels wonderful right now.'

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  Giants | Deon Grant could very well return    Sun Jun 24, 10:09 PM

Free-agent SS Deon Grant (Giants) was extremely popular in the locker room, and he brought veteran leadership and a calming presence, as well as versatility on the field. For now, the New York Giants appear to intent on seeing what they have heading into training camp, but the possibility still exists that Grant could return at some point.

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  Cowboys | Not interested in Deon Grant    Sun May 20, 05:03 PM

Updating a previous report, the Dallas Cowboys are not interested in free-agent SS Deon Grant (Giants) even though he said the team has shown interest in him.

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  NFL | Deon Grant receiving interest    Sun May 20, 02:58 PM

Free-agent SS Deon Grant (Giants) said he is receiving interest from the Detroit Lions, Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants.

Footballguys view: Grant isn't the same player he used to be, but could be a valuable asset as a reserve Safety and veteran depth.

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  Giants | Deon Grant passes tests after head injury    Sun Jan 15, 07:35 PM

New York Giants SS Deon Grant (head) left the Divisional Round playoff game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 15, due to a head injury. He went to the locker room, passed concussion tests, and was able to return to the game.

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  Giants | Six probable    Fri Jan 13, 03:12 PM

New York Giants S Deon Grant (quadriceps), CB Aaron Ross (concussion), RB Da'Rel Scott (knee), DL Osi Umenyiora (ankle, knee), RB Danny Ware (concussion) and CB Corey Webster (hamstring) are probable for the Divisional round this weekend. Grant, Umenyiora and Webster were limited in practice Friday, Jan. 13, while the others practiced in full.

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  Giants | Five limited    Thu Jan 12, 04:52 PM

New York Giants S Deon Grant (quadriceps), CB Aaron Ross (concussion), DL Osi Umenyiora (ankle, knee), RB Danny Ware (concussion) and CB Corey Webster (hamstring) were limited in practice Thursday, Jan. 12.

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  Giants | Deon Grant vows to play in Green Bay    Mon Jan 9, 01:43 AM

New York Giants SS Deon Grant (quadriceps) said Sunday, Jan. 8, that he will be ready to play in the Divisional Round game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 15. 'Football is a physical sport so I'm expecting pain,' Grant said. 'I don't care anything about it.'

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  Giants | Deon Grant injured in playoff game    Sun Jan 8, 02:21 PM

New York Giants SS Deon Grant (quadriceps) suffered a quadriceps injury in the Wild Card playoff game and is considered questionable to return.

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  Giants | Deon Grant to wear helmet with radio    Sat Nov 26, 02:10 PM

New York Giants SS Deon Grant will wear the helmet with radio communication in Week 12 in place of LB Michael Boley (hamstring). Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell said he wants Grant to wear the helmet because he is on the field a majority of the time. It is not known if Boley will wear the helmet once he is able to return.

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  Giants | Teammate doesn't feel Prince Amukamara is ready    Fri Nov 4, 10:07 PM

New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara (foot) will travel with the team for its Week 9 game against the New England Patriots, and he feels he is ready. SS Deon Grant disagreed. 'He's looking good. He ain't ready yet. But he's looking good,' Grant said Friday, Nov. 4. Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell said Thursday, Nov. 3, that the team would wait until Saturday, Nov. 5, to decide Amukamara's status.

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  Giants | Greg Jones getting used more    Tue Nov 1, 10:37 PM

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has decided not to play LB Jacquian Williams, using LB Greg Jones II more, as the team has struggled to stop the rush. The Giants are allowing the fifth-most rushing yards per game (130.1), and they're tied for seventh in most rushing yards per attempt (4.7). SS Deon Grant, who has been victimized for taking some bad angles, also didn't see the field much in Week 8.

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  Giants | Antrel Rolle works at cornerback    Tue Aug 30, 02:21 PM

New York Giants FS Antrel Rolle worked at cornerback in the preseason game against the New York Jets Monday, Aug. 29, and he defended WR Santonio Holmes a few times in the slot. 'It's my first week at it (this preseason),' Rolle said. 'It's going to take a little while to get comfortable at it. Nickel is nothing new to my game. I've been playing it pretty much my entire career. Just to get back in the groove and the feel of things and understand my assignments and adjustments. I'll be good.' Ss Deon Grant and Kenny Phillips were at safety with Rolle moving to corner.

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  Giants | Deon Grant re-signs    Tue Aug 16, 01:33 PM

The New York Giants have re-signed SS Deon Grant to an undisclosed deal Tuesday, Aug. 16.

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  Giants | Several players missing practice Saturday    Sat Aug 7, 10:10 AM

New York Giants TE Kevin Boss (ankle), OG Rich Seubert (hand), C Shaun O'Hara (ankle), WR Steve E. Smith (groin), S Deon Grant (groin), TE Travis Beckum (hamstring), LB Keith Bulluck, OG Kevin Boothe (pectoral), S Kenny Phillips (knee), WR Hakeem Nicks (toe, knee), DL Osi Umenyiora (hip) and DL Jay Alford (knee) are not practicing Saturday, Aug. 7, according to CBSSports.com.

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  Giants | Two miss Thursday evening practice    Fri Aug 6, 03:46 AM

New York Giants S Deon Grant (groin) and TE Travis Beckum (hamstring) did not take part during evening workouts Thursday, Aug. 5, reports The Associated Press. Grant suffered a groin injury during morning workouts.

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  Giants | Six miss afternoon practice Thursday    Fri Aug 6, 03:27 AM

New York Giants C Shaun O'Hara (ankle), WR Mario Manningham (groin), TE Travis Beckum (hamstring), S Deon Grant (groin), S Kenny Phillips (knee) and OG Kevin Boothe (pectoral) missed the team's afternoon practice Thursday, Aug. 5, reports Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News.

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  Giants | Grant signed    Thu Apr 1, 03:22 PM

Bart Hubbuch, of the New York Post, reports the New York Giants have signed unrestricted free-agent FS Deon Grant (Seahawks). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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  Giants | Grant scheduled to visit    Thu Apr 1, 12:14 PM

Mike Garafolo, of the Star-Ledger, reports the New York Giants are scheduled to meet with unrestricted free-agent FS Deon Grant (Seahawks) Friday, April 2, according to a source. There is a chance Grant can sign with the Giants during the visit.

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  Bears | Could have interest in Grant    Fri Mar 19, 10:47 AM

Neil Hayes, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports the Chicago Bears could have interest in unrestricted free-agent FS Deon Grant (Seahawks).

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  Dolphins | Not interested in Grant at this time    Tue Mar 16, 03:02 PM

Armando Salguero, of the Miami Herald, reports the Miami Dolphins are not interested in unrestricted free-agent FS Deon Grant (Seahawks) at this time, according to a source.

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  Seahawks | Two released    Mon Mar 15, 08:49 PM

Adam Schefter, of ESPN.com, reports Seattle Seahawks S Deon Grant and LS Matthew Overton have been released.

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  Seahawks | Grant scheduled to undergo surgery Thursday    Fri Jan 8, 12:38 AM

Updating a previous item, The Sports Network reports the Seattle Seahawks announced that S Deon Grant (wrist) was scheduled to undergo wrist surgery Thursday, Jan. 7. Grant was to have a torn ligament reconstructed in his left wrist. He is expected to be fully recovered by late April.

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  Seahawks | Grant to undergo surgery    Wed Jan 6, 05:14 PM

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Jim Mora said FS Deon Grant (wrist) will undergo left wrist surgery during the offseason.

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  Seahawks | Four players probable for Week 12    Fri Nov 27, 06:09 PM

Seattle Seahawks DT Cory Redding (knee), DT Craig Terrill (shoulder), C Chris Spencer (thumb) and SS Deon Grant (wrist) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 27. They are listed as probable for Week 12.

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  Seahawks | Three practice Thursday    Thu Nov 26, 07:24 PM

Seattle Seahawks DT Craig Terrill (shoulder), C Chris Spencer (thumb) and SS Deon Grant (wrist) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 26. They are considered probable for Week 12.

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  Seahawks | Three practice Wednesday    Wed Nov 25, 06:14 PM

Seattle Seahawks FS Deon Grant (wrist), C Chris Spencer (thumb) and DT Craig Terrill (shoulder) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 25.

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  Seahawks | Grant to play in Week 12    Wed Nov 25, 02:17 PM

Clare Farnsworth, of Seahawks.com, reports Seattle Seahawks SS Deon Grant (hand) will play in Week 12 and will use a cast to protect a damaged ligament in his hand and wrist. Grant will not need to undergo surgery at this time.

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  Seahawks | Grant to see hand specialist    Mon Nov 23, 05:42 PM

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks SS Deon Grant (hand) will see a hand specialist Tuesday, Nov. 24, to have his hand evaluated. His status for Week 12 is uncertain.

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  Seahawks | Grant fined    Fri Nov 20, 03:44 PM

Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Seattle Seahawks SS Deon Grant was fined $5,000 Friday, Nov. 20, for unnecessary roughness in Week 10.

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  Seahawks | Six more return to practice Wednesday    Wed Aug 12, 09:00 PM

CBSSports.com reports Seattle Seahawks LB Lofa Tatupu (undisclosed), SS Deon Grant (groin), CB Josh Wilson (groin), DT Cory Redding (soreness), LB Will Herring (groin) and OT Ray Willis (knee) returned for the team's practice Wednesday, Aug. 12.

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  Seahawks | Three limited in practice Monday    Tue Aug 11, 01:26 AM

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks S Deon Grant (groin), CB Josh Wilson (groin) and LB Lofa Tatupu (undisclosed) did not participate in the team portion of drills Monday, Aug. 10.

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