Janoris Jenkins was part of the defensive overhaul that the New York Giants hope will result in a playoff berth.
Janoris Jenkins' brother, William Jenkins, has been charged with the aggravated manslaughter of Roosevelt Rene, whose body was discovered in the Giants star's New Jersey home.
A dead body was found in the basement of the New Jersey home of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, Dianna Russini of ESPN reports. TMZ first reported the news.
The New York Giants have suspended cornerback Janoris Jenkins after he failed to return from the team's bye week on time.
The Giants have lost yet another star player to a season-ending injury, as cornerback Janoris Jenkins is having ankle surgery and will be placed on injured reserve.
Police reportedly identify person of interest in investigation of dead body found at Janoris Jenkins' home