Jen Welter (credit: CBSNews.com)

Cardinals Hire Jen Welter As NFL’s First Female Coach

Welter played linebacker for more than 14 seasons in the Women’s Football Alliance, mostly with the Dallas Diamonds, where she helped the team win four championships.

07/28/2015

Osi Umenyiora

Report: Umenyiora Might Sign 1-Day Contract With Giants, Ceremoniously Retire

If Umenyiora doesn’t come to terms with a team soon he will retire with the Giants and a formal announcement will be made during training camp.

07/27/2015

Carl Paganelli

Report: NFL Close To New Football Inspection Rules

The NFL is preparing to send out instructions to game officials and teams explaining new rules for inspecting footballs.

07/27/2015

boys

Boat Of Missing Teens Found Off Florida Coast; NFL Hall of Famer Joe Namath Offers Help

Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos were last seen Friday in the Jupiter area buying fuel for their 19-foot boat.

07/26/2015

Jets fans during the forgettable 2012 season (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jets’ Place On NFL ‘Pain Rankings’ No Surprise

At this point, simply avoiding another chapter in the Jets’ sad litany will suffice for both head coach Todd Bowles and GM Mike Maccagnan.

07/24/2015

Irving Fryar with the Philadelphia Eagles back in 1996. (Photo: Andy Lyons /Allsport)

Prosecutors Lay Out Case Against Ex-NFL Star Irving Fryar In Fraud Trial

A prosecutor told jurors that former Philadelphia Eagles star Irving Fryar resorted to a scheme to defraud banks when he needed money.

07/23/2015

Plaxico Burress (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Oops! 10 Freak Off-The-Field Injuries In New York Sports

In light of Jason Pierre-Paul’s freak fireworks injury, we’ve given a lot of thought to some of the strangest off-field injuries suffered by New York sports figures.

07/23/2015

Tom Brady

Report: Despite Internal Pressure, NFL Has Talked Settlement With Brady

Could the Deflategate saga be coming to a close with a compromise?

07/23/2015

Geno Smith

Keidel: Difference Between Jets, Giants Has Always Come Down To QB

Poor performance is never just one thing. While we try to pound the pinata, put on our GM hats every year, losing is a litany of missteps.

07/22/2015

Donald Trump during a campaign stop on July 10, 2015 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in California. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: Despite Ruining USFL, Trump Wants To Tackle The Presidency

Donald Trump could be the Republican candidate for president of the United States. No, this is not a joke. It’s reality, and way too much of it.

07/22/2015

Odell Beckham Jr.

Odell Beckham Confident He’ll Be Ready For Season Opener Against Cowboys

The Giants’ dynamic wide receiver has been dealing with a right hamstring injury this spring, though he said on Tuesday that he’s getting healthy ahead of his sophomore campaign.

07/22/2015

Mark Sanchez #6 talks with Darrelle Revis #24 in 2011 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Revis Takes Shot At Mark Sanchez, Says Jets ‘Didn’t Have A Quarterback’

“We almost made it (in 2009 and ’10), and we didn’t have a quarterback,” Revis told Sports Illustrated. “Mark was solid. He wasn’t elite.”

07/22/2015

Darrelle Revis and Joe Namath

Iconic Joe Namath Sports Illustrated Cover Gets A Makeover Featuring Darrelle Revis

Darrelle Revis is probably the only Jet since Joe Namath who could pull this off.

07/21/2015

Eli Manning

Report: Giants Hoping To Sign Eli Manning To Extension In Coming Weeks

The Giants’ quarterback will earn $17 million in 2015 and then is set to become an unrestricted free agent. But it’s unlikely it will ever get to that.

07/21/2015