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Josh Brown

Josh Brown - #3 - K

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 202 lbs.
Birthday 04/29/1979
Birthplace Tulsa, OK
College Nebraska
Years played 11
Drafted 2003, 7th round, 8th pick by Seahawks

Giants might hone in on offensive line

Posted April 03, 2011 @ 2:48 p.m. ET
Offseason surgeries for OL Rich Seubert, Shaun O'Hara and Adam Koets have led to a groundswell among Giants fans for the team to draft Florida OG-C Mike Pouncey.

Report: O'Hara undergoes second surgery

Posted March 31, 2011 @ 10 a.m. ET
Giants C Shaun O'Hara underwent his second surgery of the offseason this week. This procedure cleaned out his left ankle and Achilles tendon.

Forgotten: Jim Lee Howell

Posted March 28, 2011 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
Jim Lee Howell coached in three NFL title games and helped launch two Hall of Fame coaching careers. Unfortunately, he wasn't able to win the respect of his peers. 

Giants coaches allowed to congratulate new dad Eli

Posted March 24, 2011 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
Giants employees won't violate NFL lockout rules by offering congratulations to Eli Manning, his wife and new daughter.

Taylor receives probation, declared sex offender

Posted March 22, 2011 @ 1:38 p.m. ET
Hall of Fame OLB Lawrence Taylor will become a registered sex offender today after a ruling in a New York courthouse.

NFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.

Asomugha to Giants seems unlikely

Posted March 17, 2011 @ 9:37 p.m. ET
Giants DE Justin Tuck says he'll recruit free-agent CB Nnamdi Asomugha to come to New York, but we hear that marriage is unlikely to happen.

Liuget, Leshoure stand out at Illinois' pro day

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
DT Corey Liuget and RB Mikel Leshoure stood out at Illinois' pro day in limited workouts. LB Martez Wilson started slowly but improved as the day went on.

Giants' Mara says fans can defer season-ticket payment until CBA is in place

Posted March 16, 2011 @ 6:36 p.m. ET
The Giants are the only NFL team will not require fans to make any payments for their season tickets until a new CBA is worked out.  

Former Giants personnel director Boisture dies

Posted March 11, 2011 @ 2:27 p.m. ET
Tom Boisture, the Giants' former director of player personnel, died Friday morning of a form of leukemia. He was 79.

Syracuse to play additional games at New Meadowlands

Posted March 10, 2011 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
The Syracuse Orange have extended their relationship with the New Meadowlands Stadium to play games in the home of the Jets and Giants through 2038.

Giants assistant leaves for LSU

Posted March 09, 2011 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Giants assistant special-teams coach Thomas McGaughey has left New York to become LSU's special-teams/defensive line coach.

Tiki Barber set to make NFL return

Posted March 08, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
Tiki Barber, who last played in the NFL in 2006, has Barber has filed papers with the league to officially come out of retirement.

Burress to be released from jail in June

Posted March 05, 2011 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
Former Giants WR Plaxico Burress will be released from prison June 6, three months early.

Extensions agreed to for Giants returners Hixon and Reynaud

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
The Giants announced that they have reached contract extensions with two of their top kick returners, Domenik Hixon and Darius Reynaud.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 13, 2013
The Giants on Wednesday announced that they had signed 11-year veteran Josh Brown.||||||| The 34-year-old Brown played four games with Cincinnati last season after Mike Nugent was hurt. He also has played with Seattle and St. Louis, scoring more than 1,000 points. He joins former Dallas Cowboy David Buehler and first-year kicker Jake Rogers on the Giants' roster.
Posted Dec. 12, 2012
Brown connected on all four of his field goal tries for the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, including that 52-yarder in the third quarter of a 20-19 loss to Dallas. The Cowboys won it with a field goal of their own as time ran out.||||||| For Brown, it was a solid first step in trying to show the rest of the NFL that he's not finished. The 4-for-4 performance just might jump-start his career, even if it turns out to be his only game with Cincinnati. The Bengals needed a kicker on short notice when Mike Nugent hurt his right calf during practice last week.
Posted Dec. 09, 2012
Brown is kicking for the Cincinnati Bengals against the Dallas Cowboys, taking the place of injured Mike Nugent.||||||| Nugent hurt his right calf during practice on Wednesday. He was inactive on Sunday against Dallas, opening the way for Brown - signed during the week - to take his place.
Posted Dec. 06, 2012
The Bengals have signed kicker Brown to fill in for the injured Mike Nugent, who hurt his right calf and didn't practice Wednesday.||||||| Brown played five seasons with Seattle and four with St. Louis. He kicked for the Jets in preseason and was released on Aug. 27.
Posted Aug. 27, 2012
The Jets have cut Brown, giving Nick Folk the job after a tight competition.||||||| Brown, signed in May after being released by St. Louis, was 21 for 28 on field goals last season. The move Monday allows Brown to potentially hook on with another team before the end of the preseason schedule this week.

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