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Boomer Esiason

Boomer & Carton: Favre Thinks He Can Still Play, But Can The Blonde Bomber?

With the Jets’ quarterback situation far from stable, Craig asked Boomer, who is 54 — a “young 54″ at that — if he could still get it done for an NFL team.


NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 30:  Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets bats in the eighth inning against the Chicago Cubs on June 30, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing Neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Jerry Gets It Done While The Baseball Locals Do Not

The Yankees and the Mets were both stymied last night offensively, resulting in losses for the locals.


Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrates after assisting on a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the second half against Germany in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: 2 Goals Were Enough, Hits Are Hard To Come By And Knicks

After the U.S. women’s soccer team dealt Germany a 2-0 loss to advance to the finals of the 2015 World Cup, Boomer thought it would be a good idea to open up Wednesday’s radio program by talking about it.


Brook Lopez, right, of the Brooklyn Nets shoots the ball against Robin Lopez of the Portland Trail Blazers at Barclays Center on April 6, 2015. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Breaking Down Potential Bigs Knicks May Target In Free Agency

The Knicks have virtually no size on their roster, save for project Kristaps Porzingis. They need a rim protector. They need someone that can play, score, and pass out of the post.


Jonathon Niese

Keidel: Mets Should Not Trade Their Pitching, And That Includes Niese

The Mets still have a more glittering future than the Yankees. And it starts on the mound. No need to jog out there and take the ball from one of the gifted young men who got you here.


Brett Gardner (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Brett Gardner Deserves Spot In All-Star Game

I only had to watch Mike Trout for one game to know what the starting center fielder in the All-Star Game should look like. But his counterpart in the Yankees’ dugout deserves a trip to Cincinnati, too.


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Schwartz: Jets DE Stephen Bowen Lends A Hand At Long Island Youth Football Camp

Bowen was on the field with the kids Monday night for the two-and-a-half-hour session. He helped the campers with drills and was more than happy to answer any questions that the youngsters had.



Boomer & Carton Podcast And MOTD: June 30, 2015

Tuesday’s highly anticipated Moment of the Day focused on the name Kole Calhoun, who is an outfielder for the Angels…


Craig Carton, Boomer Esiason, Gov. Chris Christie and John Franco outside the home team dugout during the True Blue Charity Softball Game on June 3, 2015 (photo: C. Conte)

Boomer & Carton: Chris Christie, Friend Of The Show, Running For President

Craig talks about how crazy it is to see someone he calls a friend in a position to run for president. How ’bout that?!


Craig Carton (credit: CBS Sports Network)

Boomer & Carton: Kathy Defends Lake Ronkonkoma

After dealing with the disgruntled Kathy, Craig went on to explain why Lake Ronkonkoma is known as the “The Bottomless Lake.”


The WFAN All-Stars Celebrity Softball Game came to New Rochelle on August 13 at the Flowers (City) Park athletic complex.  This third annual event pitted former New Rochelle resident and high school alum Craig Carton of the “Boomer and Carton” morning radio sports talk show and his superstar lineup against a City team coached by College of New Rochelle Athletic Director Harold Crocker. (Photo: Mark Mason,

Boomer & Carton: Jerry Lashes Out At Boomer, Then Does His Job

Following his outburst, Mr. Recco proceeded to deliver one of his well-prepared and very entertaining sports updates, while Boomer seemed a bit taken aback.


Mike Trout (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Yanks Lose Out West, Knicks Looking To Make Moves

Boomer and Craig got things underway Tuesday morning discussing the baseball scene, which these days features two relevant locals.


Anthony Beauvillier puts on his hat after being selected 28th overall by the New York Islanders in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Snow Turned Nothing Into Something In A Hurry As Islanders Excelled At NHL Draft

The New York Islanders went into the 2015 NHL draft, which had been touted as incredibly deep, with no picks in the first two rounds. It wasn’t long before that changed in a big way.


Jimmy Butler

Schmeelk: Knicks Are Best Suited Going After Younger Free Agents

Considering the Knicks’ current state, they would be best suited going after the younger group of free agents on the market.