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In offseason of changes for Giants, there’s one constant
Much is unknown entering this season. The Giants have a new head coach, high-priced defensive acquisitions, talented rookies and a former star receiver who hasn’t played a regular-season game in nearly two years. But for the 184th straight game, Eli Manning will be starting at quarterback, Even after Manning’s miserable preseason, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan...
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Phil Simms: Todd Bowles has ‘it’ factor, but does Ben McAdoo?
It does not take long to find out if a head coach has it. “I’ll never forget when Dan Reeves came in his first day [in 1993], and we were coming off two years of Ray Handley, who I liked personally very much to this day,” CBS analyst and former Giants quarterback Phil Simms said...
17 points by New York Post | New York Giants Bill Parcells Ray Handley Phil Simms Dan Reeves Tom Coughlin Super Bowl XXI Super Bowl XXV
Broncos best Panthers in Super Bowl rematch, 21-20
Denver’s dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again and the Broncos escaped with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers Thursday night when Graham Gano missed a 50-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining.
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Broncos win Super Bowl rematch over Panthers
Denver’s dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again        
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Broncos win Super Bowl rematch over Panthers 21-20
Denver's dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again and the Broncos escaped with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers Thursday night when Graham Gano missed ...
-1 points by Las Vegas Sun | Super Bowl National Football League American football New York Giants Vince Lombardi Trophy Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XLII Denver Broncos
Panthers fall to Broncos again after kicker’s miss in final ticks
DENVER — Denver’s dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again and the Broncos escaped with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers Thursday night when Graham Gano missed a 50-yard field goal with four seconds remaining. Newton was sacked three times and clobbered all night long but appeared to have done just enough...
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Northwestern's Trevor Siemian, Broncos win season opener over Panthers
Denver's dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again and the Broncos escaped with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers Thursday night when Graham Gano missed a 50-yard field goal with four seconds remaining. Newton was sacked three times and clobbered all night long but appeared...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League American football Super Bowl New York Giants Indianapolis Colts Vince Lombardi Trophy Super Bowl XLI Denver Broncos
In Super Bowl rematch, late missed FG lifts Denver over Carolina
In a rematch of last year’s Super Bowl, it was a missed 50-yard field goal by Graham Gano that secured a 21-20 win for the Denver Broncos over the Carolina Panthers in the NFL season opener Thursday.A hands-to-the-face penalty on Denver’s Chris Harris on a fourth-and-long allowed Carolina to pick up...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | American football National Football League Indianapolis Colts Denver Broncos Pro Bowl New York Giants Super Bowl XLI New Orleans Saints
Giants defense faces $200M expectations
What can $200 million buy you? That’s what the 29-room Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles was on the market for earlier this year. It can buy you two Boeing 757 airplanes, like the one Donald Trump owns and has his name plastered all over. It can buy you 25 Maybach Exeleros, which at $8 million...
35 points by New York Post | American football positions New York Giants Defense Giant
Kickoff time for Hondo
Buckle up your chinstraps, HondoNation, Mr. Aitch, who is killing it with his horsehide selections this year, is ready to bring his highly profitable investment strategy to the wonderful world of pigskin prognostication. So kick back and read closely, because pay dirt awaits. Bengals over Jets: Cincy coach Marvin Lewis’ slogan for his Bengwads this...
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Broncos’ Marshall takes knee during anthem, backs Kaepernick
Add Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall to the growing list of Colin Kaepernick supporters in the NFL.
254 points by Daily News | National Football League Denver Broncos San Francisco 49ers St. Louis Rams Oakland Raiders Carolina Panthers New York Giants National Hockey League
We optimized the NFL by moving teams to new cities. Sorry, Cleveland
Over the winter, one professional football team doubled its value with nothing more than a few moving vans. By ditching St. Louis for Los Angeles, where their owner is building a new stadium, the Rams instantly transformed themselves into one of the most valuable franchises in the National Football...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League New York City American Football League Super Bowl New Jersey New York New York Giants New York Jets
Eli Manning, wife, pledge $1M to Mississippi pediatric care
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi Medical Center says New York Giants quarterback and Ole Miss alumni Eli Manning is pledging $1 million to the center's campaign to expand and improve its neonatal and pediatric care.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Eli Manning University of Mississippi New York Giants Archie Manning Jackson Mississippi Pediatrics Ole Miss Rebels football James Meredith
Spotify Gets NFL Stars to Swap Playlists in New Original Series
Spotify, suiting up for the start of the NFL season, wants to drive users to stream more music by giving them an off-the-gridiron glimpse into the musical predilections of the league’s athletes. Spotify and ACE Media, the content arm of the NFL Players Association, are debuting original sports and music series “Trading Playlists,” in which two NFL players with disparate musical... Read more »
183 points by Variety | National Football League New York Giants National Football League Players Association Denver Denver Broncos The Players 2010 Pro Bowl DeMarcus Ware
Odell Beckham Jr. Responds to the Lena Dunham Dust-Up: ‘I Have to Learn More About the Situation’
Lena Dunham wrote that Odell Beckham Jr. snubbed her at the Met Gala this year. He’d rather talk about fashion.
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USA TODAY Sports' Week 1 NFL picks
Do Rams' Todd Gurley, Patriots' Jimmy Garoppolo emerge with 1-0 starts?         
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Week 1 Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers at Washington Redskins
The Sports Xchange The Pittsburgh Steelers have made the postseason 16 times in 24 seasons, played in four Super Bowls and won two of them since 1992.
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First-and-Orange Podcast: The Broncos’ season kickoff edition
The Broncos open the NFL season with a doozy, a Super Bowl rematch against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. So let's open the season with a kickoff edition of the podcast.
217 points by The Denver Post | American football National Football League San Francisco 49ers Indianapolis Colts Oakland Raiders New York Giants New Orleans Saints Jacksonville Jaguars
Odell Beckham Jr. doesn’t 'want any problems' with Lena Dunham
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. sidestepped the chance to ignite more controversy with Lena Dunham.
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Giants preview: Will reboot look as good on field as it does on paper?
No playoffs in four consecutive years. A losing record in each of the past three years. The Giants looked in the mirror and saw a franchise not only headed in the wrong direction, but already having arrived there. The arrow was pointed downward and thus, Tom Coughlin’s tenure as head coach gave way to Ben...
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Drake stops concert to have Odell Beckham sign a jersey
Drake’s pen has been used to write rhymes that have questioned the careers of other artist, but during a recent concert, he used that very pen for good. During his performance, Drake looked into the crowd and saw a fan with an Odell Beckham Jr. jersey. And it just so happened that Beckham was also...
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Giants release Cruz, Jennings in salary cap moves
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The New York Giants said goodbye to Victor Cruz after a seven-year storybook run during which he developed into one of the NFL’s most feared receivers and a fan favorite, helping the franchise to a Super Bowl title before being slowed by injuries.The Giants announced the part...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | National Football League New York Giants Super Bowl American football New York Jets San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl XLII Washington Redskins
Fitzpatrick’s Jets contract voids, QB becomes free agent
Ryan Fitzpatrick’s contract with the New York Jets was voided Friday as expected, making the veteran quarterback a free agent once again.Fitzpatrick re-signed with the Jets last July on a one-year, $12 million deal. Technically, the contract was for two years, but contained language in which the sec...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | National Football League New York Jets Buffalo Bills Super Bowl American Football League New York Giants AFC Championship Game New York
Washington Redskins OL Kory Lichtensteiger retires after nine seasons
The Sports Xchange Washington Redskins offensive lineman Kory Lichtensteiger announced his retirement Friday, deciding not to return for a 10th NFL season.
3 points by UPI | Washington Redskins National Football League Mike Shanahan Oakland Raiders 2008 NFL season Denver Broncos New York Giants Minnesota Vikings
USA TODAY's NFL mock draft 1.0: Lions take WKU OL Forrest Lamp
Nate Davis' first crack at a mock draft just two days after the Super Bowl        
11 points by Detroit Free Press | American football American football positions Quarterback Washington Redskins New York Giants Tight end Pittsburgh Steelers Tampa Bay Buccaneers
New York Giants' Victor Cruz has 'strong possibility' for release
Alex ButlerFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Salsa extraordinaire Victor Cruz might not be dancing in the New York Giants' end zone anytime soon.
3 points by UPI | National Football League Green Bay Packers United Press International New York Giants American football San Francisco 49ers Washington Redskins New York Jets
Was Super Bowl LI best of all time? Ranking every game
Super Bowl LI had it all — but was the biggest comeback ever the best game?         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl San Francisco 49ers National Football League Pittsburgh Steelers Washington Redskins Denver Broncos New York Giants New York Jets
Texas Rangers join search for Brady's swiped jersey
The Texas Rangers, who've chased outlaws and scalawags by horse and car, are searching for the person who swiped New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's Super Bowl game jersey.
2956 points by CNN | National Football League Super Bowl National Basketball Association New England Patriots New Jersey Kansas City Chiefs New York Giants Chicago Bulls
Brady: I don't know how the hell he caught that
If wide receiver Julian Edelman hadn't made that catch, the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history may never have happened, and the New England Patriots wouldn't have been Super Bowl champions.
1097 points by CNN | Super Bowl XLII American football American football positions New York Giants Eli Manning Super Bowl David Tyree National Football League
Patriots defensive coordinator's shirt sends message to Goodell
Roger Goodell may think the Patriots are cheaters, but the team’s defensive coordinator thinks the NFL commissioner is a clown.
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This time the Patriots make the unbelievable Super Bowl catch
The New England Patriots were victimized in previous Super Bowls by unbelievable catches by New York Giants tight end David Tyree and receiver Mario Manningham. On Sunday, the Patriots got their own miracle catch from receiver Julian Edelman in a 34-28 overtime victory over the Atlanta Falcons...
62 points by Los Angeles Times | American football Super Bowl XLII New England Patriots National Football League New York Giants Super Bowl American football wide receivers Tom Brady
Falcons know the truth: No way to get over Super Bowl LI collapse
Atlanta blew a 28-3 lead, then got trucked in overtime.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | American football Super Bowl National Football League Pittsburgh Steelers Tom Brady Cleveland Browns American football positions New York Giants
One great photo from every Super Bowl in history
        
5020 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl San Francisco 49ers Pittsburgh Steelers Dallas Cowboys Oakland Raiders Washington Redskins New York Giants Super Bowl XL
Falcons have blueprint to beat Pats in Super Bowl LI but can they execute it?
HOUSTON – Blueprints are far less useful in football than they are in architecture. Ten-year-old blueprints will almost certainly build you a stable home today, but as time moves on, designs become less structurally sound in the NFL.That said, there is one enduring schematic for defenses that oppose...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Super Bowl XLII Super Bowl American football National Football League New York Giants Tom Brady American football positions Washington Redskins
Will Patriots’ experience and moxie clip young Falcons’ wings in Super Bowl?
To slay the veteran two-headed NFL championship beast that is mastermind Bill Belichick and cool Tom Brady, the coaching staff supervising the young Atlanta Falcons is under no illusion what it will take.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | National Football League Bill Parcells American football New York Jets New England Patriots New York Giants Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady
Eli Manning shares the NFL Man of the Year Award
HOUSTON — Plenty of times, Eli Manning requests there be no cameras, no advance publicity. He has been around hospitals enough to realize his visits with sick children usually work better without any hubbub. “Always emphasize, ‘Hey, it’s not a publicity stunt,’ ” Manning said this week. “The kids, they’re going to act different if...
147 points by New York Post | Peyton Manning 2004 NFL Draft Heisman Trophy 2009 Pro Bowl Eli Manning New York Giants Maxwell Award Walter Payton
Rudy Ruettiger’s Notre Dame helmet, jersey sell for $241,500
The man best known for the movie "Rudy" sold the items by teaming up with Hunt Auctions and the NFL Auction at the Super Bowl in Houston.
108 points by Chicago Sun-Times | National Football League Super Bowl Houston New Orleans Super Bowl XLIV Auction New York Giants San Diego
Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'Saturday Night Live' on NBC
SERIES Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet Denver’s busiest veterinarian returns in a new clinic and with more patients in the season premiere. 9 p.m. Animal Planet The Graham Norton Show Cast members Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Ewen Bremner and director Danny Boyle are guests in...
6 points by Los Angeles Times | Super Bowl New York Giants National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XLII Michael Kors Supreme Court of the United States Fareed Zakaria
Pats fan who has attended every Super Bowl ready for another
Lifelong New England Patriots fan Don Crisman is in Houston to keep his Super Bowl streak alive. The 80-year-old planned to exit the exclusive club of fans with perfect Super Bowl attendance last year after making it to 50. But he left open the door to maintaining his streak if the Patriots made...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | Super Bowl National Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl XL New York Giants New York Jets Super Bowl XXXVIII Pittsburgh Steelers
John Avello, Oscar Goodman recall flying high during Super Bowls
Wynn sports book director John Avello watched his beloved Giants escape with a 20-19 upset of the Bills to win Super Bowl XXV on Jan. 27, 1991.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Super Bowl XXV New York Giants Bill Parcells Super Bowl Super Bowl XLII American football Oscar Goodman Scott Norwood
Meet the guy who makes sure NFL players don’t go broke
Can’t imagine pitying the bank account of an NFL player who’s headed to the Super Bowl? Give it a few years. NFL rookies this year earned a minimum salary of $450,000 for the regular season. In 2017, those same players will make $540,000, and if they’re on a winning team, they’ll pocket an extra $165,000...
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Why Eli Manning wouldn’t stop at being NFL Man of the Year
HOUSTON – Eli Manning again is up for the NFL’s greatest off-the-field honor. Manning, as he was last year, is one of three finalists for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, which recognizes an NFL player for excellence on and off the field. No Giants player has won the award. Eli’s older...
5 points by New York Post | Peyton Manning Archie Manning Eli Manning Walter Payton Man of the Year Award University of Mississippi New York Giants Walter Payton Super Bowl XLII
Eli Manning’s only ‘special formula’: Can’t be in awe of Patriots
HOUSTON – It was more of a chuckle than a laugh from Eli Manning on Friday morning when he was asked if he owns the secret formula for beating the Patriots in a Super Bowl. After all, Manning and the Giants are the only ones to have ever done it, and they accomplished that feat not...
15 points by New York Post | Super Bowl XLII Tom Brady Super Bowl New England Patriots New York Giants Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI Super Bowl XLI
Pro tip: Don’t look at the Super Bowl through a Bears prism
The deeper the NFL playoffs got, the more unwatchable the games became, the bigger the routs played out, the more hopeless the Bears look. The Falcons got a new coach two seasons ago, just like the Bears, except the Falcons coach knew what to look for in a quarterback and how to make him and the...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League Super Bowl NFC Championship Game Green Bay Packers Washington Redskins New York Giants Pittsburgh Steelers Minnesota Vikings
Impact of Eli Manning's charity work is lasting legacy
Colin Flood, an 8-year-old leukemia patient, was planning in early June 2014 to attend an ice cream social charity.
2774 points by Daily News | Peyton Manning Archie Manning Eli Manning University of Mississippi Super Bowl XLII Ole Miss Rebels football New York Giants Super Bowl Most Valuable Player Award
How Falcons will shock the world: The 10-part formula
HOUSTON — We marvel at what Tom Brady and Bill Belichick have accomplished together as they hunt their record fifth Super Bowl championship together, so much so that there seems to be this notion the Falcons will be trying to pull off a bigger upset than Jets over Colts in Super Bowl III. We have...
88 points by New York Post | Super Bowl XLII Super Bowl Bill Belichick New England Patriots Tom Brady New York Giants National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI
Belichick follows a familiar script to coaching greatness
HOUSTON – He values the team’s overall culture ahead of its individual parts. He rules his team with an iron fist, and yet, instills that team with a sense of family. He can appear heartless – quick to say “goodbye” to those who no longer fit in – and yet, he is deeply loyal. He has hard-and-fast id...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl Bill Belichick Super Bowl XLII National Football League Dallas Cowboys New England Patriots New York Giants
The 10 greatest Super Bowl performances by a quarterback
Arguably the finest quarterback in NFL history will face off against the NFL's finest quarterback of this season.
143 points by Daily News | Super Bowl Super Bowl XLII San Francisco 49ers New York Giants Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl XL Denver Broncos Dallas Cowboys
Giants in the 1980s: When Dan Quinn’s ‘love of football began’
HOUSTON — Falcons coach Dan Quinn cultivated his love of football watching the Giants build a dominating defense in the 1980s. “It was probably at that point, growing up there, that my first love of football began,’’ said Quinn, who is from Morristown, N.J. “For me, it was watching the New York Giants growing up,...
15 points by New York Post | National Football League Bill Belichick New York Giants Bill Parcells Super Bowl XLII 2008 NFL Draft New England Patriots New York Jets
Eric Yarber expected to join Rams' staff as receivers coach
Eric Yarber, UCLA’s receivers coach since 2012, is expected to join the Rams’ staff. Yarber, 53, attended Los Angeles Crenshaw High and played on special teams as well as at receiver for the Washington Redskins’ team that won Super Bowl XXII in 1988. He has coached in the NFL with the Tampa Bay...
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