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Cullen Jenkins

Cullen Jenkins - #99 - DT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 305 lbs.
Birthday 01/20/1981
Birthplace Detroit, MI
College Central Michigan
Years played 10

NFC East free-agent preview

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 1:51 p.m. ET
With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is almost certain to be delayed. Yet, PFW examines the free-agent picture for each club, with the NFC East featured here.

Giants and RB Ware agree to extension

Posted March 02, 2011 @ 4:07 p.m. ET
The Giants and RB DJ Ware have agreed to a contract extension. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Reports: Giants tender RB Bradshaw, WR Smith

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 8:17 p.m. ET
The Giants placed restricted free-agent tenders on six players, including RB Ahmad Bradshaw, on Tuesday.

Report: Giants WR Barden to have second surgery

Posted Feb. 28, 2011 @ 10:06 a.m. ET
Giants WR Ramses Barden will require a second surgery as he continues to recover from a broken ankle and ligament damage suffered in November, according to the Newark Star-Ledger.

Giants' Kiwanuka gets medical clearance to continue career

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 3:14 p.m. ET
Hours after expressing doubt about the future playing career of Mathias Kiwanuka, Giants GM Jerry Reese released a statement that was much more optimistic about the 27-year-old.

Giants waiting on Kiwanuka medical reports

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 10:32 a.m. ET
The Giants are stuck in limbo, not only with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, but also with the health of injured DE-OLB Mathias Kiwanuka.

Coughlin worried about Giants' centers

Posted Feb. 25, 2011 @ 3:46 p.m. ET
Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, usually tight-lipped about his team's needs, admitted that center is a position of concern.

NFC East 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 15, 2011 @ 9:22 a.m. ET
The re-emergence of Michael Vick as a star player helped the Eagles soar all the way to first place in the NFC East.

Giants' Bradshaw has ankle surgery

Posted Feb. 14, 2011 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw underwent surgery this past weekend on his left ankle and tweeted, "Everything went great thanks for the well wishes!"

Eli: Giants' passing game can keep thriving

Posted Feb. 05, 2011 @ 6:40 p.m. ET
The Giants did a lot of great things through the air last season, and though the run remains the bread and butter of the offense, QB Eli Manning and the passing game can continue to grow, he said.

Giants would consider Burress

Posted Jan. 28, 2011 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
The Giants likely will place a call to WR Plaxico Burress, whose jail sentence will be coming to an end soon, about playing for the team again.

Giants' Rolle must fall in line

Posted Jan. 21, 2011 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
The Giants were not happy to hear the borderline comments made by FS Antrel Rolle about head coach Tom Coughlin, even if they were not incendiary.

Giants LS DeOssie added to Pro Bowl

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 12:16 p.m. ET
Giants LS Zak DeOssie was added to the NFC's Pro Bowl roster on Tuesday to be their "need" player. The NFC coach, Falcons head coach Mike Smith, selected him.

Giants figure to stick with P Dodge

Posted Jan. 15, 2011 @ 9:52 p.m. ET
Despite a roller-coaster season by rookie Matt Dodge, the Giants are expected to give him every opportunity to win the punting job next season, according to NFC East Whispers.

Giants thrilled that Fewell is returning

Posted Jan. 14, 2011 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
The Giants were happy that Perry Fewell was receiving head-coaching interviews, but they are far more happy that he'll be back coaching the defense in 2011.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 10, 2013
A person with knowledge of the deal says Jenkins has signed a three-year contract with the New York Giants.||||||| The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity Sunday because the Giants haven't announced the agreement, told The Associated Press that the two sides had reached a deal. It covers three years and is worth $8 million. Free agents can't get new contracts until March 12, but Jenkins had no such restriction because he had been cut by Philadelphia.
Posted Feb. 25, 2013
The Philadelphia Eagles have released Jenkins.||||||| Jenkins signed a five-year, $30 million contract with the Eagles in 2011 and started every game the last two seasons. He was due to make $5.5 million this season, but rebuilding Philadelphia cut the 32-year-old Jenkins on Monday. After spending the first seven seasons of his NFL career with Green Bay, Jenkins left for Philadelphia. He had 5 1-2 sacks in 2011 and four in 2012.
Posted Sept. 23, 2011
Jenkins was fined $15,000 by the NFL on Friday.||||||| The penalty is for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan.
Posted July 30, 2011
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed free agent defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins to a five-year contract and traded former defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley to the Cleveland for a fifth-round pick in next year's draft.||||||| Jenkins started 66 games in seven seasons with the Green Bay Packers. He had a career-high seven sacks in 11 games with the Super Bowl-champion Packers last year. He can play defensive tackle or defensive end but has generally lined up inside throughout his career.
Posted Oct. 01, 2008
The Packers placed Jenkins on injured reserve Wednesday because of a chest injury, ending his season. Jenkins was hurt in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game at Tampa Bay while attempting to sack Buccaneers quarterback Brian Griese. Jenkins is believed to have a torn pectoral muscle, saying Monday that he couldn't lift his right arm above shoulder level.||||||| Jenkins started the season as a leader of Green Bay's defensive line. In four games, he had 2 1/2 sacks, 10 quarterback pressures, a forced fumble and 18 tackles.

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