Brandon Weeden

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Before They Were Stars: Top 5 Pre-NFL Careers

Everyone has to start somewhere. These football players took an unusual route to the NFL.

01/15/2014

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Palladino: RGIII’s Improvement A Giant Headache

Lessons learned in Week 7 will take on even greater significance now as the Giants will try to put a stop to RGIII.

11/30/2012

Robert Griffin III (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Silverman: RGIII Outdoing His Rookie Quarterback Competition

One of the most popular narratives in the first half of the NFL season has been the play of the rookie quarterbacks. Here’s a look at how the NFL’s rookie quarterbacks are performing as the season approaches its midpoint.

10/26/2012

Andrew Luck (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) and Robert Griffen III (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Silverman: The College Game Is Preparing Quarterbacks Like Never Before

The reason that college quarterbacks start right away is that they are far more prepared for the NFL game. College football coaches have far more detailed and challenging offenses and game plans than they did a generation ago.

10/17/2012

Jason Pierre-Paul and Justin Tuck of the New York Giants (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Defensive Issues Have Giants Looking “Defenseless”

The Giants undoubtedly have a high-powered offense, but their defense must prove they can hold.

10/08/2012

Osi Umenyiora (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images) and Trent Richardson  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Back At It Again: Osi Umenyiora Issues Challenge To Browns’ Trent Richardson

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora took exception to the rookie’s comments, and decided to issue a challenge to the third-overall draft pick. “If (Trent) looks on tape and he thinks he sees some candy, come try and get it,” Umenyiora said.

10/05/2012

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Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Not Having Much ‘Fun’ This Season

JPP has gone from All-Pro to all frowns. Why? The sacks aren’t coming. “I’m not having that fun I’m used to,” he said Thursday.

10/05/2012

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Rex Ryan Doesn’t Sense That Tim Tebow Is Frustrated With His Limited Role

The energetic do-it-all backup quarterback has been reduced mainly to a bit player. Not exactly what he — or everyone — expected. But if Tebow is frustrated with his limited role so far, Rex Ryan doesn’t sense it.

10/04/2012

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NFL Referees Get Huge Ovation In Baltimore; No Controversy Thursday

The final pass of the game sailed out of the end zone, saving the regular refs from the same type of call that brought the replacements to the height of unpopularity just three days earlier.

09/28/2012

Rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. (Photos by: Job Robbins and Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Silverman: 2012 NFL Rookie QBs Have The Right Stuff

Rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have what it takes to succeed in the NFL.

09/01/2012

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Casey’s Call: College Football – A Spectacular Saturday

I figured we were in for a ho-hum Saturday, but boy was I wrong. Despite the lack of buzz going in, we were witness to the best day of the college football season so far.

WFAN–09/20/2010