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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

Jaguars release Ross, Landry

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
The Jaguars released DBs Aaron Ross and Dawan Landry on Friday, the team announced.

Ross latest in line of underwhelming Jaguars free-agent signings

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 6:09 p.m. ET
New Jaguars CB Aaron Ross has been ineffective both outside and in the slot this season, with his struggles in Week Seven costing Jacksonville dearly.

Wife of Jaguars CB Ross wins Olympic gold

Posted Aug. 05, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
The wife of Jaguars CB Aaron Ross won the gold medal in the women's 400 meters Sunday at the London Olympics.

Addition of CB Ross bolsters Jaguars CB depth

Posted March 23, 2012 @ 11:06 a.m. ET
The signing of CB Aaron Ross by the Jaguars flew largely under the radar, but it could pay big dividends for the team.

Jaguars agree with CB Ross

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 11:35 a.m. ET
 CB Aaron Ross has agreed on a three-year contract worth as much as $15.3 million with the Jaguars.

Free-agent scouting report: Giants CB Terrell Thomas

Posted March 10, 2012 @ 2:24 p.m. ET
Although Giants CB Terrell Thomas carries a big injury risk, the team seems likely to re-sign the free agent if it doesn't have to break the bank.

Giants must make decisions on WR Manningham, CB Ross, others

Posted Feb. 07, 2012 @ 5:06 p.m. ET
The Giants are going to have some tough decisions to make regarding some of their unsigned free agents this spring.

Patriots-Giants matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 9:18 a.m. ET
The Giants' corners will need to be physical against the Patriots' receivers like they were in Week Nine to throw off the Pats' passing game.

Giants CB Ross cleared to play

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
Despite numerous scares, it appears the Giants will be healthy for their playoff matchup with the Packers at Lambeau Field Sunday.

Giants lose CB Thomas for season

Posted Aug. 22, 2011 @ 11:40 p.m. ET
The Giants lost starting CB Terrell Thomas to a season-ending torn ACL in the final minute of the first half of the team's 41-13 preseason win over Chicago on Monday night.

Giants will lean on Prince early

Posted May 25, 2011 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
Drafting CB Prince Amukamara was not quite the shocker for the Giants that people believe it was.

Giants couldn't pass on charming Prince

Posted April 29, 2011 @ 12:10 a.m. ET
Meet Prince Amukamara and you like him instantly. Watch him play and you tend to like him more. Forget need — the Giants grabbed the top guy on their board.

Giants CB Ross under the microscope

Posted Nov. 13, 2010 @ 6:07 p.m. ET
The pressure will be on Giants nickel back Aaron Ross to produce after he has overcome injuries and other setbacks, we hear in NFC East Whispers.

Giants CB Ross injured in practice

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 1:50 p.m. ET
The New York Daily News is reporting that Giants CB Aaron Ross was tended to by trainers during Thursday's practice.

Giants CB Ross on Week One status: 'Don't count me out'

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
Giants CB Aaron Ross is listed as doubtful for Sunday's season opener against the Panthers but wants to play after practicing this week.

Giants CB Ross sidelined by right foot injury

Posted Aug. 26, 2010 @ 11:55 a.m. ET
Giants CB Aaron Ross' availability for Week One is in jeopardy. He has a tear in the plantar fascia in his right foot and likely will miss the team's remaining two preseason games.

Giants' Ross might get his chance on special teams

Posted June 24, 2010 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
Although CB Aaron Ross might be disappointed he's not starting on defense, he might get more opportunities to get on the field because of an injury elsewhere.

Giants' Ross back in fold, but as starter?

Posted May 26, 2010 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
CB Aaron Ross returns to cornerback after a tough 2009 season, but he'll have a battle to regain a starting spot with Terrell Thomas coming off a strong season.

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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