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Dan Connor

Dan Connor - #53 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 241 lbs.
Birthday 11/02/1985
Birthplace Wallingford, PA
College Penn State
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 3rd round, 11th pick by Panthers

Which team did best in the first three rounds?

Posted April 29, 2011 @ 11:25 p.m. ET
With the first three rounds of the NFL draft in the books, PFW editors make their pick for which team, including the Saints, that has had the best draft thus far.

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.

Draft Dose: Who needs a DT?

Posted April 27, 2011 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
In the 32nd and final installment of the Draft Dose series, PFW takes a look at 10 teams in need of a defensive tackle.

Giants to close weight room on Wednesday

Posted April 26, 2011 @ 9:04 p.m. ET
The Giants were the only team to allow a player to work out on Tuesday, as DT Chris Canty got a workout in and met with coaches. However, the team will close the weight room on Wednesday.

Canty gets workout in at Giants facility

Posted April 26, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
While most players spent just a few minutes at team facilities on Tuesday before leaving, Giants DT Chris Canty worked out at the team facility in the weight room and talked with head coach Tom Coughlin.

Giants' Reese: Sintim 'needs to grow up'

Posted April 23, 2011 @ 1:24 p.m. ET
Giants GM Jerry Reese during the team's pre-draft press conference said he thinks SLB Clint Sintim "needs to grow up."

Goodell to Giants ticket holders: 'We're planning on playing a full season'

Posted April 20, 2011 @ 5:46 p.m. ET
On a conference call with Giants season-ticket holders on Wednesday, commissioner Roger Goodell said he expects to start the 2011 season as scheduled.

Saints-Packers set to kick off 2011 season

Posted April 19, 2011 @ 7:44 p.m. ET
The 2011 NFL schedule has been released, and there are plenty of intriguing matchups among the 256 games that kick off on Thursday, Sept. 8 with a meeting of the last two Super Bowl champions.

NFL to release schedule Tuesday

Posted April 18, 2011 @ 5:56 p.m. ET
While the lockout lingers, fans will get a chance Tuesday to see what games will be played if the owners and players settle their differences in time for the regular season.

Kelly named CEO of Super Bowl 2014 committee

Posted April 18, 2011 @ 11:08 a.m. ET
Alfred F. Kelly, Jr., former president of the American Express Company, will serve as the CEO of the New York/New Jersey 2014 Super Bowl Host Committee.

Giants owner Mara officially on jury

Posted April 15, 2011 @ 10:16 a.m. ET
New York Giants owner John Mara has officially become a member of a Manhattan jury after previously serving as an alternate.

Taylor given level 1 sex offender status

Posted April 12, 2011 @ 1:48 p.m. ET
Giants Hall of Fame LB Lawrence Taylor was declared a low-risk sex offender in a New York courthouse on Tuesday, according to the AP.

Draft Dose: Who needs an interior lineman?

Posted April 11, 2011 @ 1:05 p.m. ET
In the 26th installment of the Draft Dose series, PFW takes a look at six teams that could consider drafting an interior lineman, like Florida's Mike Pouncey.

Draft countdown: Pick No. 19

Posted April 09, 2011 @ 10:28 a.m. ET
PFW looks back at the past 10 players chosen with the 19th pick in the NFL draft, including Titans FS Michael Griffin in 2007.

Giants owner Mara draws jury duty

Posted April 05, 2011 @ 9:15 p.m. ET
Giants owner John Mara has been chosen as an alternate juror for a three-week drug trial. He requested to be dismissed because of the upcoming NFL draft and his role on the league's labor committee, but that request was ...

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 16, 2013
Connor has signed with the New York Giants as a free agent. The Giants announced the signing of the former Penn State product Saturday without disclosing details.||||||| Connor can play both inside and outside, so his signing casts some doubt on whether New York will bring back middle linebacker Chase Blackburn, who is a free agent.
Posted March 11, 2013
The Dallas Cowboys have released linebacker Dan Connor and restructured the contracts of three more players, moves expected to get the team under the salary cap.||||||| Connor was one of seven free agents Dallas added in free agency last offseason. He got a two-year contract and started eight games after Sean Lee and Bruce Carter were injured.
Posted Oct. 28, 2012
Connor never returned after halftime of Sunday's game against the New York Giants because of a neck strain.||||||| Connor, who started in place of injured leading tackler Sean Lee, got hurt early in the second quarter. He remained down on the ground at the end of a play when the Giants fumbled. The Cowboys said Connor was out of the game.
Posted Oct. 24, 2012
Connor is expected to start in place of Sean Lee, who was lost for the season with a broken right toe.||||||| Connor, a free agent addition in the offseason, took most of Lee's playing time in the second half of last week's 19-14 win at Carolina. Connor is listed as a starter alongside Bruce Carter in the middle of the Dallas defense, with Ernie Sims backing him up.
Posted Nov. 20, 2011
Tight end Jeremy Shockey and Connor are inactive for Carolina's game against the Detroit Lions.||||||| Shockey had been doubtful with injured ribs and Connor had been questionable with a shoulder injury.

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