Palladino: Anyone Who Sleeps On Falcons Does So At Their Own PerilFor anyone who thought Sunday's NFC title game would be a classic, you got a dose of reality. The Atlanta Falcons are the real deal.
Palladino: Pudge's First-Ballot Election Bodes Well For A-RodBy the time Alex Rodriguez becomes eligible for the Hall of Fame in five years, the convicted and suspected stars of baseball’s "Steroids era" will have plaques hanging in Cooperstown.
Palladino: Mets Keeping Bruce Wouldn't Be A Tragic ManeuverBy the time the Mets start playing spring training games in late February, Jay Bruce may well find himself in another uniform. Then again, he may not.
Palladino: Circus Lovers Will Still Have The Jets To Keep Them HappyThose who still crave the clown hijinks, high-wire daring and animal acts that became a staple of “The Greatest Show on Earth” need only buy a ducat or two for the 2017 edition of the “Worst Show in the NFL.”
Palladino: Cashman's Rotation Plans May Not Sit Well With Yankees FansBrian Cashman is preaching patience with his young Yankees, but one has to wonder just how long they'll get by with this suspect rotation.
Palladino: Pierre-Paul Should Be Giants' Top Priority This OffseasonEven after putting together an impressive, though shortened, season with 7 1/2 fingers, Jason Pierre-Paul knows what he’s worth. The question now is whether Jerry Reese is familiar with that number.
Palladino: Blame The Defense For Giants Being One And DoneBy the time Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay offense got finished with the Giants in Sunday’s 38-13 wild card victory, it looked like Big Blue’s defense had been the ones on that Miami party boat.
Palladino: McAdoo Helped Create Packers' Monster, Now Must Destroy ItBen McAdoo isn’t the type who lets his emotions run wild. But this week, in answering questions about Aaron Rodgers, he has sounded downright detached.
Palladino: Weather Won't Lead To Giants' Undoing In Green BayIf Odell Beckham, Jr. and Victor Cruz are smart, they will invite Justin Bieber to Green Bay for Sunday’s wild card game.
Palladino: Lack Of Experience Could Doom Giants In PlayoffsEli Manning, Victor Cruz, Will Beatty, Zak DeOssie, Jason Pierre-Paul, and Jonathan Casillas. That’s it.
Palladino: Eli Playing In Meaningless Week 17 Is A Testament To His ProfessionalismIf Bill Belichick was coaching the Giants, there’s a good chance Eli Manning wouldn’t get near his 210th consecutive start this Sunday in Washington. Heck, he’d only be 50-50 to be on the train at all.
Palladino: Momentum Not A Prerequisite To Giants’ Potential Playoff SuccessThe Buccaneers wrapped up a nice Christmas present for the Giants with their 31-24 loss to New Orleans on Saturday, assuring the boys in blue one of the NFC's two wild-card spots.

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