The New York Islanders retired jersey banners hang from the rafters during their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Feb. 21, 2008 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bettman On WFAN: Islanders Are A Franchise Heading In The Right Direction

As far as NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is concerned, the Islanders have a very bright future.

10/07/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws a pass during the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., on Oct. 5, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: Beckham Needs To ‘Stay Humble’ And Get Back To Work

Hold your horses big fella. You haven’t become a household name just yet. That’s the message Eli Manning is sending to rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.

10/06/2014

Mike Francesa wears a #FORG1V3 T-shirt (Credit: Brian Monzo/WFAN)

Mike Francesa Wears #FORG1V3 T-Shirt, Chats With Bald Vinny

Milano is currently selling #FORG1V3 T-shirts in support of embattled Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez. Francesa made his loyal fans proud by trying one of the shirts on.

10/03/2014

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#TBT Mike-i-Mation: Angry Caller (2008)

In this Throwback Thursday clip (animated for your pleasure), Joe — aka Angry Caller — can’t wait to tell Mike and the Mad Dog exactly how he feels about them.

10/02/2014

Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets talks to offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg in the fourth quarter of their 24-17 loss to the Detroit Lions at MetLife Stadium on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

MUST-LISTEN: WFAN Host Mike Francesa Rips Into The ‘Lost’ Jets

“The Jets, from their head coach through their general manager through the organization, are lost,” Francesa said. “It’s typical, because all they do is say the same things.”

09/29/2014

Quarterback Eli Manning of the New York Giants scores a fourth-quarter touchdown against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on Sept. 25, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: Giants’ Offense Is ‘Starting To Get Into That Rhythm’

“We’ve gotten better each and every week, and that’s the goal,” Giants quarterback Eli Manning told WFAN host Mike Francesa on Friday.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Goes Out In Glory In Final Game In Pinstripes

Derek Jeter put on New York’s navy pinstripes for the last time Thursday night, for a game that culminated in a fairytale ending.

09/25/2014

Wide receiver Eric Decker #87 of the New York Jets makes a catch as free safety Chris Conte #47 of the Chicago Bears defends during a game at MetLife Stadium on September 22, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Jets Wide Receiver Eric Decker ‘Planning’ To Play Vs. Lions

Eric Decker is ready to play again. The New York Jets’ wide receiver hopes his ailing right hamstring allows him to.

09/25/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning, left, hands off to Rashad Jennings during the quarter against the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 21, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: Giants’ Morale Sky High Heading Into Thursday Game In D.C.

Eli Manning has preached patience. On Sunday we all saw why. Now the Giants need to show they can handle the short work week.

09/22/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning passes against the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter at MetLife Stadium on Sept.  14, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: Giants’ New Offense Is ‘Moving In The Right Direction’

The two-time Super Bowl MVP told Mike Francesa on Monday during his weekly spot on WFAN that despite their 0-2 record, the Giants aren’t as far away from turning the season around as many think.

09/15/2014

Harvey Levin (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)

Harvey Levin On WFAN: The NFL Is ‘Out Of Control’ Right Now

“The NFL, right now, I think they’re out of control. We have gotten multiple conflicting statements from various people we’ve been talking with inside there, where it sounds like they don’t know what’s what.”

09/11/2014

Head coach Kyle Flood of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights looks on against the Washington State Cougars at CenturyLink Field on August 28, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Rutgers Football Coach Kyle Flood Gets 2-Year Extension

Athletic Director Julie Hermann announced the deal Thursday, two days before the Scarlet Knights (2-0) play their first Big Ten Conference game against Penn State (2-0).

09/11/2014

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#TBT Mike-i-Mation: Fun With Sour Shoes (2012)

For this latest Throwback Thursday, we’re going back to when Sour Shoes, aka Mike in Mahopac, made the trip to the WFAN studios to do his thing. And what a thing it was.

09/11/2014

Michael Vick #1 of the New York Jets passes against LaMarr Woodley #58 and Tarell Brown #23 of the Oakland Raiders during the second quarter at MetLife Stadium on September 7, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ed Mulholland/Getty Images)

Jets’ Vick On WFAN: ‘In My Heart, In My Mind, I’m Still A Starter’

“I’m a competitor, so of course — I’m being honest, I’m being frank with you — it’s hard not going out on the field and starting and taking that first snap.”

09/09/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: Giants’ New Offense Is ‘Not Going To Be Perfect Right Away’

The last thing the Giants need is to start this season like they did last season. Monday night’s effort in Detroit didn’t exactly calm many nerves on that front.

09/09/2014