Charles Woodson

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Latavius Murray #28 of the Oakland Raiders stiff arms Sean Smith #21 of the Kansas City Chiefs during the game at O.co Coliseum on November 20, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Five Things: Chiefs-Raiders Thursday Night Roundup

The Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season. With the loss, the Chiefs (7-4) are no longer tied atop the AFC West with the Broncos.

11/21/2014

Tight end Brent Celek #87 of the Philadelphia Eagles gets caught by safety Charles Woodson #24 on a catch for 24-yards in the second quarter on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Charles Woodson Must Lead The Oakland Defense To New Heights In 2014

Even though he will be 38 in October and well past his prime, safety Charles Woodson has the ability to lead the Oakland Raiders defense this season to a level the team hasn’t seen in awhile.

08/19/2014

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: Cornerback Brandon Boykin #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles nearly intercepts a pass intended for wide receiver Juron Criner #84 of the Oakland Raiders in the endzone in the fourth quarter on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Rested Giants Host Hobbled Raiders

Fresh off their bye week, the New York Giants play host to the visiting Oakland Raiders at the Meadowlands this week. New York, winners of two straight games, was off this past Sunday, but lost ground in the division standings, since all of the other NFC East teams won their games.

11/05/2013

Charles Woodson (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Jets, Giants Reportedly Interested In Free-Agent Safety Charles Woodson

Strong safety Charles Woodson was released by the Green Bay Packers on February 15, and the eight-time Pro Bowler is looking for a job. Could he end up in New Jersey in 2013? It certainly appears to be a possibility.

03/07/2013

Arian Foster #23 of the Houston Texans celebrates with teammates after scoring on a one-yard run. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Benigno’s Best: Week 13 NFL Power Rankings

Through 12 weeks, which team is the NFL’s biggest surprise? How about the Andrew Luck-led Colts, who are 7-4? The biggest disappointment? That honor goes to the dysfunctional 3-8 “Dream Team” Eagles.

11/28/2012

Running back Ahmad Bradshaw (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Teenage Cancer Patient Provided Inspiration To Giants Prior To Victory Over Packers

No one was more pleased with the Giants than Adam Merchant. The 15-year-old fan from Barre, Vt., attended Friday’s practice and Sunday’s game, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

11/26/2012

Replacement back judge Jeff Corley #21 signals an incomplete pass. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Silverman: NFL Officials’ Dispute Has Gone On Much Too Long

If you are using inexperienced officials who have never seen the speed, quickness and power of NFL players, you are going to miss calls. It’s time to end this charade and get the legitimate officials back to work.

08/28/2012

Green Bay Packers v Detroit Lions

Packers Tame Lions 27-15

The Green Bay Packers defeated the Detroit Lions 27-15 on Thanksgiving Day to improve to an undefeated 11-0 record.

WFAN–11/24/2011

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Vick-Woodson Tops Juicy NFL Wild Card Matchups

With his arm, his feet or his creativity, Michael Vick has embarrassed defenders all season. Unless they can limit Vick and his big-play teammates, Sunday could be a long day for Charles Woodson, Clay Matthews and the Green Bay Packers.

WFAN–01/07/2011

Rex Ryan

Jets Blog: Jets Were Not A Treat

The best team in the NFL? That title no longer belongs to the Jets after an embarrassing 9-0 loss to the Packers on Sunday.

WFAN–11/01/2010

New York Jets vs. Green Bay Packers

Jets Blog: Jets-Packers Preview

There was a time, a long time ago, when the connection between the Jets and Halloween was not a very memorable one. Well, it was something that has stuck in the memory of many, but in more of an infamous way.

WFAN–10/29/2010