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Aaron Ross

Aaron Ross - #31 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 197 lbs.
Birthday 09/15/1982
Birthplace San Antonio, TX
College Texas
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 20th pick by Giants

Shorts and Shells: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 4 a.m. ET
Even on bye, the Packers are the envy of teams at the other end of the standings, who are eyeing Pack staffers like Reggie McKenzie. Also, Bill Belichick's questionable coaching move, and more from Week Eight.

Giants rally, keep Dolphins winless

Posted Oct. 30, 2011 @ 4:17 p.m. ET
Eli Manning threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Victor Cruz with 5:58 to play and the Giants barely avoided a post-bye letdown, keeping Miami winless with a 20-17 victory.

Dolphins downgrade CB Davis, RB Thomas to out

Posted Oct. 29, 2011 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
The Dolphins downgraded CB Vontae Davis and RB Daniel Thomas to out for Sunday's game against the Giants with hamstring injuries.

Giants will work Amukamara into rotation

Posted Oct. 28, 2011 @ 2:57 a.m. ET
First-round CB Prince Amukamara has had only a handful of practices with the Giants following foot surgery, and he will be worked into the rotation slowly.

TE Jake Ballard making Giants forget Kevin Boss

Posted Oct. 24, 2011 @ 3:38 p.m. ET
Giants TE Jake Ballard has been a very pleasant surprise for a Giants offense that was worried about the TE position to start the season.

Mara named management council chairman

Posted Oct. 21, 2011 @ 10:54 a.m. ET
Giants president and CEO John Mara has been named chairman of the NFL's Management Council Executive Committee/Labor.

Bar raised for Giants' Ballard, Cruz

Posted Oct. 20, 2011 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
The bye week has given people a chance to appreciate how good — and unexpected — the contributions of WR Victor Cruz and TE Jake Ballard have been.

Bradshaw, Coleman and Hester NFC Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 19, 2011 @ 2:19 p.m. ET
Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw, Eagles S Kurt Coleman and Bears WR-RS Devin Hester were named NFC Players of Week Six.

Bradshaw's three TDs help push Giants past Bills

Posted Oct. 16, 2011 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
Ahmad Bradshaw ran for 104 yards and a career-best three touchdowns in the Giants' 27-24 win over the Bills.

Giants promote DT Hendricks

Posted Oct. 15, 2011 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
The Giants filled the opening on their active roster by promoting DT Dwayne Hendricks from their practice squad.

They Said It: week of Oct. 9

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 5:06 p.m. ET
Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall on his plans for Monday night's contest against the Jets, quoted on miamiherald.com: "I'll probably get kicked out after the second quarter. I'm not joking. I'm serious."

Giants have myriad running issues

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
The talk all week has been about how the Giants no longer can run the ball the way the team long has sought to do. But the question is: Why not?

Giants S Phillips fined $20,000

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 3:08 p.m. ET
The NFL has fined Giants S Kenny Phillips $20,000 for an illegal hit, his second infraction this season.

Giants knew DT Kennedy had substance issue

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
The Giants were aware that Jimmy Kennedy faced a possible suspension when they signed him in August.

NFL suspends Giants DT Kennedy

Posted Oct. 11, 2011 @ 6:38 p.m. ET
Giants DT Jimmy Kennedy was suspended by the NFL on Tuesday for four games beginning immediately for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 14, 2013
The Giants have signed Ross.||||||| Ross, a former New York No. 1 draft choice, played for the Giants from 2007-2011 and started in two Super Bowl victories. He played last season with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Posted March 12, 2013
A person with knowledge of the deals says Ross and halfback Ryan Torain have agreed to contracts with the New York Giants. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the Giants haven't announced the deals.||||||| A first-round pick by New York in 2007, Ross signed with Jacksonville after the Giants won the Super Bowl in February 2012. The 30-year-old was cut by the Jaguars after last season.
Posted April 18, 2012
The Jacksonville Jaguars have given cornerback Aaron Ross permission to miss part of training camp to attend the Olympics and watch his wife run. Ross' wife, U.S. runner Sanya Richards-Ross, won gold in the 1,600-meter relay in 2004 and 2008 and captured bronze in the 400 meters in Beijing. But she is seeking her first individual Olympic gold medal.||||||| Ross, who started 41 games over the last five seasons for the New York Giants, asked Jaguars general manager Gene Smith and new coach Mike Mularkey about attending the London Games before he signed with the franchise last month. Ross says their decision "speaks volumes about what they're trying to preach here."
Posted March 21, 2012
Ross has agreed to a three-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, giving the team added depth in the secondary.||||||| Ross is in Jacksonville and is scheduled to sign his contract Wednesday. The deal could be worth up to $15.3 million, an investment that indicates Ross will compete with veteran Rashean Mathis for a starting spot.
Posted Aug. 23, 2010
Ross probably is going to be sidelined this week with inflammation in his right foot. The team says Ross has been diagnosed with plantar fasciitis, an inflammation and swelling of tissue at the bottom of the foot.||||||| Ross, who backs up Corey Webster and Terrell Thomas, played in Saturday night's 24-17 loss to Pittsburgh. He also has been the team's primary punt returner. He had a 45-yard return against the Steelers that he nearly broke for a touchdown.

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