Jets tight end Jace Amaro has been placed on season-ending injured reserve with a labrum tear that will require surgery.
The left-hander will be part of a six-man rotation down the stretch, joining starters Jacob deGrom, Matt Harvey, Noah Syndergaard, Jon Niese and Bartolo Colon.
The Yankees have sent first baseman Mark Teixeira back to New York for further tests on his bruised right shin.
An MRI on Sunday revealed no cartilage damage, relieving Williams and anxious Jets fans who feared the worst for the No. 6 overall pick out of Southern California.
The 6-foot-5, 302-pound Williams not only eats up space, but has the quickness to create havoc in the backfield.
Maria Sharapova pulled out of the U.S. Open for the second time in three years Sunday, withdrawing on the eve of the tournament because of a lingering right leg injury.
The New York Yankees have reinstated rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list.
Mark Teixeira was back in the New York Yankees’ lineup Tuesday night after missing seven games with a bruised right shin.
Girardi should make that decision now. It’s what is best for both the Yanks and Sabathia.
Receiver Victor Cruz is hoping to be ready for the New York Giants’ regular-season opener against Dallas despite not playing in the first two games of the preseason.
Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia exited in the third inning Sunday with right knee pain and was placed on the disabled list on Monday.
New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith is back at the practice field for the first time since being sidelined with a broken jaw after a teammate punched him nearly two weeks ago.
Giants starting safety Bennett Jackson will be lost for the year, the latest injury that has ravaged the team’s most inexperienced position.
Cruz pulled a calf muscle in his left leg and coach Tom Coughlin doesn’t think he’ll play against Jacksonville.
David Wright is expected to be activated from the DL next week. But it might be a while before he gets regular playing time.