Kennard started all nine games he appeared in, racking up 56 tackles and an interception while providing a pass rush from the strong side. He'll be one of their starters heading into 2016.
Devon Kennard (hamstring) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Vikings, Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News reports.
Kennard continues to nurse a hamstring injury, and he'll miss a fourth consecutive game. The linebacker did not make the trip with the team to Minneapolis, indicating that he was never overly close to being cleared to play.
Devon Kennard (hamstring) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Panthers.
With Kennard missing a third consecutive game, Jonathan Casillas, J.T. Thomas and Mark Herzlich all figure to get playing time. None of the Big Blue linebackers is locked in as an every-down player, but Jasper Brinkley did have five or more tackles in each of the last five games.
Devon Kennard (hamstring) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jets.
Known for his work against the run, Kennard has at least four tackles in every appearance this season, averaging 6.4 per game. His absence could leave more snaps for a few different players, including Jonathan Casillas, J.T. Thomas and Uani Unga. However, Jasper Brinkley is the preferred IDP among New York Giants linebackers.
Devon Kennard (hamstring) is listed as active Sunday against the Cowboys, the New York Giants ' official site reports.
Kennard's DNP streak will stop at two games, as he reclaims his starting spot at strongside linebacker. With a significant snap count potentially in the offing due to Jonathan Casillas' neck injury, Kennard could be presented with numerous tackle opportunities in Dallas' Matt Cassel-led offense.
|P2||8/20/16||@ BUF||4:00 pm|
|P3||8/27/16||@ NYJ||7:30 pm|
|1||9/11/16||@ DAL||4:25 pm|
|4||10/3/16||@ MIN||8:30 pm|
|5||10/9/16||@ GB||8:30 pm|
|7||10/23/16||@ LAR||9:30 am|
|Bye: Week 8|
|12||11/27/16||@ CLE||1:00 pm|
|13||12/4/16||@ PIT||4:25 pm|
|16||12/22/16||@ PHI||8:25 pm|
|17||1/1/17||@ WAS||1:00 pm|
|2014||New York Giants||12||43||35.0||8||4.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||1|
|2015||New York Giants||9||58||37.0||21||0||1||0||0.0||0||0||4|
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|2015||New York Giants||9||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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