Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 59-50As part of our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we continue with 59-50.
Jim Kelly, Harry Carson To Get Coin-Toss Honors At Hall Of Fame GameKelly, inducted into the hall in 2002, in May completed radiation and chemotherapy sessions to treat sinus cancer, which spread from his jaw.
Carson, Pennington To Announce Giants And Jets' Picks At DraftThis is the fourth year the NFL has had ex-players announce their old clubs' picks. The second and third rounds are May 9 at Radio City Music Hall.
Palladino: Penalizing Racial Slurs A Good Step For NFLEmphasizing respect never hurt the quality of any sport. The players will be fine. Their dictionaries have plenty of other words to choose from.
Survey: One-Third Of U.S. Parents Less Likely To Let Son Play Football Due To Head Injury Risk"Historically, youth football has fueled the NFL," according to Dr. Keith Strudler, Director of The Marist College Center for Sports Communication. "Parents' concern about the safety of the game could jeopardize the future of the sport."
Big Blue Travel Presents 'Tuna Roast,' Parcells To Be Roasted By Ex-Giants Greats"Tuna Roast" will honor Hall of Fame coach Bill Parcells prior to the Giants home opener against the Denver Broncos.
Bill Parcells Always Gave His Team The Best Chance Of WinningBill Parcells was a master of turning around struggling NFL franchises and made a huge impact everywhere he went.
Goodell 'Terrified' Of On-Field Death? NFL Spokesman Disputes StoryNFL spokesman Greg Aiello doesn't give much credence to a magazine feature on Roger Goodell that claims the commissioner is petrified a player will die on the field.
Report: Goodell 'Terrified' That 'NFL Player Is Going To Die On The Field'"He's terrified of it," a Hall of Fame player told ESPN The Magazine. "It wouldn't just be a tragedy. It would be awfully bad for business."
Silverman: Early Parcells Gave Giants’ Gameplan For Future SuccessThe larger than life Parcells turned around the Giants franchise.
Goodell Reportedly Open To Eliminating Kickoffs; Schiano Proposes Radical AlternativeNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who has dealt with his fair share of controversy since taking over for Paul Tagliabue, told TIME Magazine that he might consider eliminating kickoffs.
NFL Hall Of Famer Harry Carson Says He Never Would've Played Football Had He Known Effects Of ConcussionsAfter more than 20 years of retirement, the legendary Giants linebacker suffers the residual effects of concussions to this day. But you can’t tell by looking at him.