The Giants’ offensive game-plan was far too predictable. In most cases, Eli has proven he’s capable of carrying the Giants’ hopes with his magical arm, but what he needed was a little help from his running backs.
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.
Fans can thank Art Modell for laying the groundwork for the extensive, multi-platform coverage they see today. Without those first network contracts, none of it would have happened.
All the good things that Art Modell did for the NFL don’t matter at all. He may have been a likable man and an innovator with plenty of television know-how, but he took the Browns out of Cleveland, and that will forever be his legacy.
The Ravens said Modell died of natural causes early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he had been admitted Wednesday.
Rookie quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have what it takes to succeed in the NFL.
ACL and Achilles Tendon injuries are accounting for most of the times missed by NFL stars this preseason.
The New York Giants have been ranked third in the first-ever AP Pro32 NFL power rankings, a new pro football version of the AP Top 25 college football and basketball polls.
Free agent Plaxico Burress has surfaced — again.
Plaxico Burress, anyone? Anyone?
Chalk up another near-miss for Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell. The Tennessee Titans have hired offensive line coach Mike Munchak to replace Jeff Fisher as the franchise’s 16th head coach.
The Dolphins are expected to hire Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Brian Daboll, a person familiar with the negotiations said Monday. Daboll was the New York Jets’ quarterbacks coach in 2007-08.
The Cleveland Browns hired Pat Shurmur on Thursday, passing on Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and ending a search for their fifth coach since 1999.
Concerns about injuries and insurance make the league’s push to switch to an 18-game regular season a major sticking point in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement, according to two NFL players.
Perry Fewell’s first shot as an NFL coach was temporary. He’d like to make his next one a little more permanent.