Giants place Thomas on I.R.; sign DT Kennedy

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 3:35 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Giants officially placed CB Terrell Thomas on injured reserve Tuesday and signed veteran DT Jimmy Kennedy.

The team also waive/injured CB Brain Witherspoon, who tore his ACL in Monday night's win over the Bears, and WR Sam Gigure.

Kennedy, an eighth-year veteran, played in nine games last season for the Vikings and recorded eight tackles. He has played for the Rams, Bears, Jaguars and Vikings in his career, recording 8½ sacks.