Becomes free agent
Simonson was released by the Giants on Monday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.
Placed on IR
Simonson (concussion) has been placed on IR ahead of Sunday's season finale against Philadelphia, Michael Eisen of the Giants' official site reports.
Won't face Eagles
Simonson (concussion) is ruled out for Sunday's divisional contest against the Eagles, Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com reports.
Simonson was limited in Thursday's practice due to a concussion, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.
Drops in pecking order
Simonson caught his only target for 10 yards in Sunday's 19-14 loss to the Bears.
Getting Week 12 start
Simonson is starting for Rhett Ellison (concussion) on Sunday in Chicago, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.
Likely to pick up Week 12 start
Simonson is expected to serve as the Giants' starting tight end Sunday against the Bears with both Evan Engram (foot) and Rhett Ellison (concussion) considered unlikely to be available, Tom Rock of Newsday reports.
Headed to IR
The Giants placed Simonson in injured reserve Saturday, Michael Eisen of the team's official site reports.
Suffers ankle injury
Simonson has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday's preseason game against the Patriots due to an ankle injury, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.