Rooks: Camp 'weird' sans Chad Jones

Injured ex-LSU star not forgotten by Jason Pierre-Paul, Linval Joseph, Phillip Dillard

Updated: August 13, 2010, 3:48 PM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Many of the details from that late June morning are hazy now, perhaps because Jason Pierre-Paul blocked them out.

The New York Giants defensive end just remembers getting the type of phone call nobody wants to receive -- the one that comes so early on a Friday morning that something had to be wrong.

Chad Jones' girlfriend called Pierre-Paul to deliver the crushing news that his Giants' rookie roommate and close friend was in the emergency room, fighting for his life ...

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