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Giants | Super Bowl XLVI Inactives

Sun, 05 Feb 2012 13:40:03 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Da'Rel Scott, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, DL Justin Trattou, LB Mark Herzlich, WR Ramses Barden inactive for Week 21.

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Giants | Week 20 Inactives

Sun, 22 Jan 2012 14:42:11 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Da'Rel Scott, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, DL Justin Trattou, LB Mark Herzlich, WR Ramses Barden inactive for Week 20.

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Giants | Week 19 Inactives

Sun, 15 Jan 2012 12:08:07 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Da'Rel Scott, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, DL Justin Trattou, LB Mark Herzlich, WR Ramses Barden inactive for Week 19.

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Giants | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 08 Jan 2012 08:47:47 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Da'Rel Scott, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, DL Justin Trattou, LB Mark Herzlich, WR Ramses Barden inactive for Week 18.

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Giants | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 01 Jan 2012 16:20:14 -0800

The New York Giants have declared TE Jake Ballard, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, DL Justin Trattou, LB Mark Herzlich, WR Ramses Barden inactive for Week 17.

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Giants | Week 16 Inactives

Sat, 24 Dec 2011 08:48:35 -0800

The New York Giants have declared TE Jake Ballard, OT James Brewer, OL Jim Cordle, DL Jimmy Kennedy, WR Mario Manningham, LB Mark Herzlich, DL Osi Umenyiora inactive for Week 16.

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Giants | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 18 Dec 2011 08:49:50 -0800

The New York Giants have declared C David Baas, FS Derrick Martin, OT James Brewer, DL Jimmy Kennedy, LB Mark Herzlich, DL Osi Umenyiora, TE Travis Beckum inactive for Week 15.

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Giants | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 04 Dec 2011 12:03:18 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Da'Rel Scott, C David Baas, DL Jimmy Kennedy, WR Mario Manningham, LB Mark Herzlich, DL Osi Umenyiora, OG Stacy Andrews inactive for Week 13.

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Giants | Week 12 Inactives

Mon, 28 Nov 2011 16:15:30 -0800

The New York Giants have declared RB Ahmad Bradshaw, FS Derrick Martin, OT James Brewer, DL Jimmy Kennedy, WR Mario Manningham, LB Michael Boley, OT William Beatty inactive for Week 12.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy activated, Dwayne Hendricks cut

Mon, 21 Nov 2011 18:31:04 -0800

The New York Giants activated DL Jimmy Kennedy Monday, Nov. 21, after a four-game suspension. The team waived DL Dwayne Hendricks to clear a roster spot. If he clears waivers, he is likely to be re-signed to the practice squad.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy not expected to play Week 11

Sat, 19 Nov 2011 09:46:43 -0800

New York Giants DT Jimmy Kennedy is not expected to be activated from the suspended list in time for the team's Week 11 game. Kennedy did not take any reps with the first-team defense this week during practice.

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Giants | Coach says team knew about Jimmy Kennedy suspension

Wed, 12 Oct 2011 12:06:26 -0700

Updating previous reports, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said the team knew that DL Jimmy Kennedy was facing a possible suspension when they decided to sign him. Coughlin said Kennedy will be welcomed back to the team once his four-game suspension is done.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy update

Tue, 11 Oct 2011 16:09:46 -0700

Updating a previous item, New York Giants DL Jimmy Kennedy was suspended four games Tuesday, Oct. 11, for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing drugs. His suspension will begin immediately. Kennedy can return to the roster Monday, Nov. 14.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy suspended

Tue, 11 Oct 2011 15:43:25 -0700

New York Giants DL Jimmy Kennedy was suspended by the NFL Tuesday, Oct. 11, but the length of the suspension and the reason are still unclear. Kennedy has four tackles in five appearances as a role player.

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Giants | Two practice, probable for Week 3

Fri, 23 Sep 2011 16:31:44 -0700

New York Giants C David Baas (lower leg) and DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee) were able to practice Friday, Sept. 23, and they are considered probable for Week 3 against the Philadelphia Eagles.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy misses practice

Thu, 22 Sep 2011 14:57:43 -0700

New York Giants DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 22.

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Giants | Jimmy Kennedy signed

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 13:20:18 -0700

The New York Giants have signed free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Giants | Will sign Jimmy Kennedy

Fri, 19 Aug 2011 11:04:20 -0700

The New York Giants will sign free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) at some point.

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Vikings | Release three

Thu, 28 Jul 2011 13:27:03 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings released FS Madieu Williams, WR Freddie Brown and DT Jimmy Kennedy Thursday, July 28.

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Vikings | Jimmy Kennedy cap savings

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 22:23:01 -0700

When the Minnesota Vikings release DT Jimmy Kennedy, the team will clear $2.5 million off of the salary cap. The Vikings were believed to be between $4 million to $7 million over the cap.

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Vikings | Freddie Brown, Jimmy Kennedy to be cut

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 17:01:09 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have told WR Freddie Brown and DT Jimmy Kennedy that they will be cut Thursday, July 28.

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 09:01:29 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Asher Allen, QB Brett Favre, LB Erin Henderson, DL Jimmy Kennedy, WR Juaquin Iglesias, QB Rhett Bomar, WR Sidney Rice, OT Thomas Welch inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Week 15 Inactives

Mon, 20 Dec 2010 16:21:45 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, WR Greg Lewis, SS Jamarca Sanford, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Patrick Ramsey, QB R.J. Archer, OT Thomas Welch, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 15.

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Vikings | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 14 Nov 2010 08:39:41 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Albert Young, CB Asher Allen, OT Chris Degeare, LB Erin Henderson, SS Jamarca Sanford, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Joe Webb inactive for Week 10.

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Vikings | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 31 Oct 2010 12:18:01 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Albert Young, OT Chris Degeare, LB Erin Henderson, WR Hank Baskett, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Joe Webb, CB Lito Sheppard, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 8.

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Vikings | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 17 Oct 2010 12:31:06 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OT Chris Degeare, CB Chris Cook, DL Everson Griffen, WR Hank Baskett, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Joe Webb, FB Naufahu Tahi, SS Tyrell Johnson inactive for Week 6.

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Vikings | Two defensive players questionable for Week 3

Fri, 24 Sep 2010 16:16:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) and CB Chris Cook (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 24, according to Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. They are listed as questionable for Week 3.

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Vikings | Four fully practice Thursday

Thu, 23 Sep 2010 13:28:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings C John Sullivan (calf), OT Bryant McKinnie (finger), DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) and CB Chris Cook (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 23.

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Vikings | Four practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 22 Sep 2010 14:31:25 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee), DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee), OT Bryant McKinnie (finger) and C John Sullivan (calf) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 22.

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Vikings | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2010 08:42:22 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Albert Young, CB Cedric Griffin, OT Chris Degeare, CB Chris Cook, DL Everson Griffen, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Joe Webb, TE Mickey Shuler inactive for Week 2.

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Vikings | Jimmy Kennedy fully participates Friday

Fri, 17 Sep 2010 14:54:32 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 17, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. He is listed as questionable for Week 2 and is not expected to play.

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Vikings | Four players limited Thursday

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 13:51:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Bryant McKinnie (finger), DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee), CB Chris Cook (knee) and CB Cedric Griffin (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 16.

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Vikings | Four players limited Wednesday

Wed, 15 Sep 2010 13:59:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Cedric Griffin (knee), CB Chris Cook (knee), DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) and OT Bryant McKinnie (finger) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 15, according to Vikings.com.

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Vikings | Four injury players practice Wednesday

Wed, 15 Sep 2010 13:00:35 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CBs Chris Cook (knee) and Cedric Griffin (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (knee) and DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee) were participating in practice Wednesday, Sept. 15, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. It is not known if the players fully practiced or were limited.

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Vikings | Chris Cook, Jimmy Kennedy practicing Monday

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 11:28:50 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee) and DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) are participating in practice Monday, Sept. 13, according to Chip Scoggins, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Both players missed Week 1 because of injury.

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Vikings | Week 1 Inactives

Thu, 09 Sep 2010 13:14:44 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Cedric Griffin, CB Chris Cook, OT Chris Degeare, DL Everson Griffen, DL Jimmy Kennedy, QB Joe Webb, TE Mickey Shuler, RB Toby Gerhart inactive for Week 1.

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Vikings | Two players ruled out for Week 1

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 07:26:46 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee) and CB Chris Cook (knee) have been ruled out for Week 1, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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Vikings | Chris Cook, Jimmy Kennedy not expected to play

Tue, 07 Sep 2010 14:39:01 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee) and DL Jimmy Kennedy (knee) both were sitting out practice Tuesday, Sept. 7, and are not expected to play Thursday, Sept. 9, reports the Minneapolis Star Tribune's Judd Zulgad.

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Vikings | Two players miss practice Monday

Mon, 06 Sep 2010 10:29:19 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee) and DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee) did not participate in practice Monday, Sept. 6, reports Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. It appears both likely will miss Week 1.

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Vikings | Six players not practicing Monday

Mon, 30 Aug 2010 07:25:58 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (knee), LB Jeremy Leman (undisclosed), C John Sullivan (calf), DT Jimmy Kennedy (undisclosed) and WR Logan Payne (undisclosed) are not participating in practice Monday, Aug. 30, reports Chip Scoggins, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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Vikings | Jimmy Kennedy out Thursday

Thu, 26 Aug 2010 08:09:07 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DL Jimmy Kennedy (undisclosed) did not practice Thursday, Aug. 26, and is doubtful to play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 28, according to 1500ESPN.com's Tom Pelissero.

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Vikings | Kennedy re-signed

Sat, 13 Mar 2010 14:47:07 -0800

Jason La Canfora, of the NFL Network, reports the Minnesota Vikings have re-signed unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy to a two-year deal worth as much as $6 million.

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Bills | Kennedy leaves visit without contract

Sat, 13 Mar 2010 13:02:40 -0800

Tim Graham, of ESPN.com, reports unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) left his visit with the Buffalo Bills without a contract offer.

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Vikings | Interested in re-signing Kennedy

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:41:07 -0800

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) said the Minnesota Vikings have been in contact with his agent about the possibility of re-signing with the Vikings.

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NFL | Kennedy receiving interest

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:31:20 -0800

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) said he is receiving interest from teams but does not have any visits planned at this time.

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NFL | Kennedy believes he can play NT in 3-4

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:30:16 -0800

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) said he believes he can play nose tackle in a 3-4 defensive alignment. "I'm definitely capable of handling the position. I played nose last year in Minnesota. I played every position along the line. So it's just about following the scheme and understanding the scheme and just going out there and executing," Kennedy said.

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Bills | Looking at Kennedy as possible NT

Thu, 11 Mar 2010 13:18:54 -0800

Allen Wilson, of The Buffalo News, reports the Buffalo Bills are looking at unrestricted free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) as a possible nose tackle in their 3-4 defensive alignment.

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Bills | Kennedy to visit Thursday

Wed, 10 Mar 2010 18:02:34 -0800

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, reports free-agent DT Jimmy Kennedy (Vikings) will visit the Buffalo Bills Thursday, March 11.

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Vikings | Hoping to re-sign most of their free agents

Thu, 25 Feb 2010 10:24:47 -0800

Mike Wobschall, of Vikings.com, reports Minnesota Vikings vice president of player personnel Rick Spielman said during a radio interview said the Vikings would like to re-sign most of their impending free agents including RB Chester Taylor, WR Greg Lewis, DL Jimmy Kennedy and CB Benny Sapp.

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Vikings | Five scheduled to be UFAs

Sun, 24 Jan 2010 22:28:34 -0800

The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports Minnesota Vikings DT Jimmy Kennedy, CB Benny Sapp, WR Greg Lewis, OL Artis Hicks and RB Chester Taylor are scheduled to become unrestricted free agents this offseason.

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