Pierre-Paul's progress gets accelerated

With Mathias Kiwanuka out for the year, Giants rookie to assume expanded role on D

Updated: November 3, 2010, 10:35 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- During his bye week, Jason Pierre-Paul attended a family reunion in Tallahassee.

He enjoyed being around friends, family and the warm Florida weather. When he finally headed back to chilly New Jersey, Pierre-Paul boarded his flight still wearing shorts.

"Then the captain announced it is going to be 50 degrees," Pierre-Paul said, practically shaking his head.

Consider it a rookie mistake. Pierre-Paul still has a lot to learn in his ...

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