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Mon, 25 Aug 2003 09:05:45 -0700
The New York Jets have announced they have waived RB Sean Bennett.
Sat, 09 Aug 2003 11:19:34 -0700
New York Jets FB Sean Bennett was moved to LB during the team's afternoon practice on Friday, August 8, according to Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record. The move does not bode well for Bennett's chances to make the roster as a FB, a position that is already crowded.
Sat, 26 Jul 2003 23:14:51 -0700
New York Jets head coach Herman Edwards said RB Sean Bennett has a chance to make the team. He noted he's able to catch the ball and is very, very fast. He did, however, note that Bennett has had a history of being injured.
Tue, 01 Apr 2003 14:27:45 -0800
The New York Jets have announced the signing of unrestricted free agent RB Sean Bennett, formerly of the New York Giants. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Wed, 04 Dec 2002 12:05:49 -0800
Giants.com reports the New York Giants have waived RB Sean Bennett.
Sun, 01 Dec 2002 09:17:30 -0800
The New York Giants have announced WR Tony Simmons, RB Sean Bennett, CB Will Peterson, C Omar Smith, LB Quincy Monk and DT Cornelius Griffin as inactive for week 13. Jason Garrett will be the team's No. 3 QB.
Sun, 24 Nov 2002 12:16:44 -0800
The New York Giants have announced WR Tony Simmons, RB Sean Bennett, LB Nick Greisen, T Chris Bober, WR Ron Dixon, LB Quincy Monk and DT Cornelius Griffin as inactive for week 12. Jason Garrett will be the team's No. 3 QB.
Sun, 10 Nov 2002 09:17:44 -0800
The New York Giants have announced P Matt Allen, RB Sean Bennett, CB Reggie Stephens, C Dusty Zeigler, LB Nick Greisen, C Omar Smith and DE Dwight Johnson as inactive for week 10. Jason Garrett will be the team's No. 3 QB.
Sun, 03 Nov 2002 17:07:05 -0800
The New York Giants have declared P Matt Allen, RB/WR Sean Bennett, CB Reggie Stephens, C Dusty Zeigler, LB Nick Greisen, DE Dwight Johnson and C Omar Smith inactive for week nine. QB Jason Garrett is the teamís third quarterback.
Wed, 30 Oct 2002 14:02:07 -0800
Michael Eisen for Giants.com reports New York Giants head coach Jim Fassel said the team is moving RB Sean Bennett to WR to help out their current situation. Bennett was an All-State WR in high school and doesnít see the switch as a problem at all.
Mon, 28 Oct 2002 17:34:13 -0800
The New York Giants have declared RB Sean Bennett, S Johnnie Harris, S Darnell Dinkins, LB Nick Greisen, G Jason Whittle, WR Daryl Jones and DE Dwight Johnson inactive for week eight. QB Jason Garrett is the teamís third QB.
Mon, 19 Aug 2002 06:27:22 -0700
According to Newsday.com, New York Giants RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) will likely be limited during practice this week.
Thu, 30 May 2002 20:41:25 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com RB Sean Bennett, attempting a recovery from injuries, has performed well in the non-contact drills. Coach Jim Fassel believes Bennett is poised to resume his career in a big way. "Bennett is feeling fine," Fassel said. "He looks like the same Sean Bennett. He hasn't lost a step. He hasn't lost anything."
Tue, 15 Jan 2002 12:19:47 -0800
The Star-Ledger reports former New York Giants RB Sean Bennett has re-signed with the Giants. Bennett signed a two-year contract. He said his lingering hamstring injury has completely healed and that he will take part in off-season workouts beginning March 25.
Thu, 10 Jan 2002 20:12:57 -0800
Chris Perkins reports for the Sun Sentinel the Miami Dolphins worked out former Giants RB Sean Bennett and former Cowboys OL Tony Hudson Thursday. The team was impressed by RB Robert Edwards' workout, but he hasn't been signed for next year at this time.
Tue, 09 Oct 2001 08:01:33 -0700
The New York Daily News reports former New York Giants RB Sean Bennett is still recovering from his injury and not ready to resume his NFL career. The Giants aren't allowed to re-sign him until January and Bennett recently declined offers to work out for the Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins. "I think he would definitely be very, very interested," said his agent, Rick Smith of an attempted comeback with the Giants next season.
Sun, 02 Sep 2001 14:11:05 -0700
Giants.com reports the New York Giants have released RB Sean Bennett, DT Ryan Hale, LB Kevin Lewis, ST Chris Ziemann, fifth-round draft choice PK John Markham, fifth-round draft choice WR Jonathan Carter, RB Omar Bacon, DE Lavell Ellis, DB Kelly Herndon, OL Scott Kiernan, S Clarence LeBlanc, DL DaMonte McKenzie, WR Quinton Spotwood, OL Terrence Sykes and TE Adam Young.
Tue, 28 Aug 2001 14:43:54 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com the team has placed RB Sean Bennett on the Reserve/PUP list. The coaches then decided to rescind the waivers on DB Kelly Herndon. The team also waived/injured RB Lloyd Clemons (shoulder).
Wed, 22 Aug 2001 17:32:25 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com MLB Mike Barrow (sore arch) missed his first practice on Wednesday. It's not serious, but Barrow might miss Saturday's game against the Jets. Others missing practice time included, RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), WR Jonathan Carter (knee), RB Lloyd Clemmons (shoulder), CB Quincy Coleman (hamstring), TE Howard Cross (knee), OT Jim Goff (shoulder ), WR Ike Hilliard (toe), DE Kenny Holmes (knee), QB Leon Murray (knee), WR Amani Toomer (ankle) and WR Anthony Tucker (tendinitis).
Mon, 20 Aug 2001 23:52:07 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com 12 players sat out practice on Monday. That left only four healthy WRs, Joe Jurevicius, Ron Dixon, Thabiti Davis and Pat Woodcock to suit up. Missing were: RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), WR Jonathan Carter (knee), RB Lloyd Clemmons (shoulder), CB Quincy Coleman (hamstring), TE Howard Cross (knee), OT Jim Goff (shoulder ), DT Keith Hamilton (hamstring), WR Ike Hilliard (toe), DE Kenny Holmes (knee), QB Leon Murray (knee), WR Anthony Tucker (tendinitis) and Amani Toomer (ankle). CB Jason Sehorn (knee) returned to practice Monday afternoon.
Sat, 18 Aug 2001 13:28:01 -0700
The New York Times reports New York Giants head coach Jim Fassel said RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) is recovering slowly. Fassel said that there is no timetable for Bennettís return, but he will have to make a decision at some point. Bennett was expected to return to practice next week.
Tue, 14 Aug 2001 17:44:52 -0700
Giants.com reports CB Jason Sehorn (toe infection) missed Tuesday's morning practice, but he returned for the afternoon session. WR Joe Jurevicius (back spasms) returned to practice today. C Dusty Zeigler remains sidelined with an ankle injury, while C Jason Whittle took the afternoon off with a hip flexor. Others missing practice were: RB Tiki Barber (hand), RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), RB Lloyd Clemmons (shoulder), S Sam Garnes (ankle), T Jim Goff (shoulder), WR Ike Hilliard (toe), QB Leon Murray (knee), CB Will Peterson (knee), WR Anthony Tucker (tendinitis) and FB Adam Wright (hamstring). DB Quincy Coleman suffered a strained hamstring during the afternoon practice.
Mon, 13 Aug 2001 19:53:27 -0700
Michael Eisen reports 13 members of the New York Giants sat out afternoon practice earlier today. They were: RB Tiki Barber (hand), RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), RB Lloyd Clemmons (shoulder), S Sam Garnes (ankle), T Jim Goff (shoulder ), WR Ike Hilliard (toe), WR Joe Jurevicius (back), QB Leon Murray (knee), CB William Peterson (knee), LB Josh Stamer (wrist), WR Anthony Tucker (tendinitis), FB Adam Wright (hamstring) and Dusty Zeigler (ankle). LT Lomas Brown (lower leg) returned to practice today.
Mon, 13 Aug 2001 08:07:51 -0700
The Bergen Record reports New York Giants DT Ryan Hale (ankle) returned to practice on a limited basis, RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) and CB Will Peterson (knee) ran sprints but neither was able to practice and OT Jim Goff (shoulder) and QB Leon Murray (knee) didn't practice and are scheduled for MRIs.
Sun, 12 Aug 2001 22:57:55 -0700
The New York Post reports New York Giants WR Joe Jurevicius left Sunday's practice with back spasms. RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) is now running at three-quarters speed and he has had no discomfort. He hopes to begin practicing next week. "I need to get out there sometime," Bennett said.
Sun, 12 Aug 2001 00:19:10 -0700
The Associated Press New York Giants RB Sean Bennett is still having problems with his hamstring injury. Bennett suffered the hamstring injury while running in late March. He was due back for training camp, but did not make it. He was then due back later today, but Bennett said he might give it a try this week, but his hamstring is not fully healed.
Fri, 03 Aug 2001 14:39:46 -0700
Newsday reports New York Giants head coach Jim Fassel said he is concerned about the lack of RB depth with Tiki Barber (hand) and Sean Bennett (hamstring) unable to practice. The team may look to sign another back because Fassel does not want to overwork Ron Dayne and Damon Washington.
Wed, 01 Aug 2001 10:09:35 -0700
New York Giants DE Adriano Belli (calf), G Glenn Parker (stitches), RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) and Ike Hilliard (toe) did not practice on Tuesday, according to the Star-Ledger.
Tue, 31 Jul 2001 17:20:24 -0700
The Associated Press reports New York Giants RB Sean Bennett will not start practicing with the team for at least another week. He's running but not full speed," head coach Jim Fassel said Tuesday.
Mon, 30 Jul 2001 16:23:07 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com New York Giants DT Cornelius Griffin left today's afternoon workout after "tweaking" his groin during a one-on-one drill. Coach Jim Fassel said it not appear serious and that Griffin should be back tomorrow. Long snapper/OL Jason Whittle had his injured hip examined. DE Adriano Belli (calf), RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), WR Ike Hilliard (toe) and G Glenn Parker (removal of moles from his neck) did not practice.
Sat, 28 Jul 2001 18:06:24 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com several New York Giants players sat out of practice on Saturday. T Glenn Parker (mole surgery), RB Sean Bennett (hamstring), WR Ike Hilliard (toe), RB Joe Montgomery (Achilles' tendon) CB Ralph Brown (dislocated finger) and DE Adriano Belli (pulled left calf muscle) did not practice. Starting T Lomas Brown left the morning workout with cramps but practiced in the afternoon.
Fri, 27 Jul 2001 13:24:33 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com three New York Giants players are not ready to practice as training camp gets underway. WR Ike Hilliard (foot surgery), OL Glenn Parker (who had moles removed from his neck) and RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) are the three players.
Mon, 11 Jun 2001 15:10:06 -0700
Associated Press reports New York Giants RB Joe Montgomery suffered a ruptured Achilles' tendon during non-contact drills today. He's expected to miss the upcoming season. With Montgomery out of action, RBs Sean Bennett and Damon Washington will compete for the No. 3 RB role with the team.
Tue, 05 Jun 2001 09:49:00 -0700
Newsday reports New York Giants DT Keith Hamilton (foot) and RB Sean Bennett (hamstring) both sat out practice yesterday.
Sun, 20 May 2001 07:34:00 -0700
SportsLine.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the New York Giants are looking to experiment with using RB Sean Bennett as an H-back; replacing Pete Mitchell, who departed via free agency earlier this year. The team feels he has the blocking and receiving ability to handle the position and now want to test him at it.
Sat, 28 Apr 2001 21:28:26 -0700
Michael Eisen reports for Giants.com three injured New York Giants players are sitting out this weekend's rookie mini-camp, but they should be ready for the veteran mini-camp in June. The injured players are OT Chris Ziemann, RB Sean Bennett and LB Dhani Jones. All three suffered knee injuries last season.
Wed, 11 Apr 2001 18:13:35 -0700
According to Giants.com, GM Ernie Accorsi of the New York Giants said earlier today the team hopes to re-sign free agent DT Christian Peter. LB Dhani Jones is fully recovered after missing all of last season with a knee injury, according to the GM. The status of RB Sean Bennett, who also missed all of last season because of a knee injury, is "so far, so good."
Sun, 11 Feb 2001 15:17:45 -0800
Neil Best reports for the Sporting New the New York Giants, who made it through last season relatively injury-free, are expected to head into 2001 training camp with everyone healthy. Two players injured in training camp last season, LB Dhani Jones (torn ACL) and RB/FB Sean Bennett (knee) are expected to be at 100% for the team's 2001 training camp. If healthy, Bennett could take some of the burden off of Tiki Barber, if he re-signs with the Giants. Backup OT Chris Ziemann (knee) is also expected to be ready to go. The may look to younger players like DL Cornelius Griffin and LB Brandon Short to step into the starting lineup next year.
Tue, 30 Jan 2001 23:54:28 -0800
The Associated Press reports lost in the shuffle of the New York Giants Super Bowl season was the fact they lost several players for the entire season due to injuries. RB Sean Bennett, LB Dhani Jones, CBs Ralph Brown and Andre Weathers and OT Chris Ziemann all missed part or the entire 2000 season. The team is particularly excited about adding Bennett and Jones to the mix and both believe they will be fully recovered from major knee surgeries by the start of training camp.