Joe Giglio

Mets center fielder Juan Lagares makes a catch against the wall during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on April 9, 2014. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Giglio: Mets Don’t Need Repeat Of 1st Base Sham, Name Lagares Starter Now

Although the Mets are under no pressure to make any announcements surrounding Lagares, expect questions to arise soon due to Chris Young’s impending arrival back from the disabled list.

04/11/2014

Jason Kidd (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Giglio: Jason Kidd Deserves Time To Prove Himself In Brooklyn

If the Nets continue to struggle, feel free to point out injuries and issues with chemistry, but give the head coach a chance to get his feet wet before declaring that he can’t do the job.

11/22/2013

Eli Manning (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Giglio: Eli’s Last Hurdle? Saving The Giants From Themselves

For the Giants to save their season, their best player must rise above the mess around him. No one is questioning Manning’s credentials, but his future is still up for debate.

10/04/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Giglio: It’s Become An Afterthought, But Rex Is A Defensive Genius

When Ryan’s defense stops opponents on a weekly basis, we take it for granted and point to the aspects of coaching that he doesn’t excel at.

09/27/2013

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Giglio: New England Gift Foreshadows Jets Ultimate Fate

Remove the names, jerseys, decals and narratives from the equation on Thursday and you are left with this indisputable fact…

09/13/2013

Eli Manning (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Peyton Manning (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Giglio: 48 Predictions On The Road To Super Bowl XLVIII

Week-to-week storylines around the NFL will continue to be unpredictable for experts. Joe Giglio gives his 48 predictions to watch during the 2013 NFL season.

09/06/2013

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Giglio: Concussion Settlement Overshadows NFL’s Future Issues

It feels more like a band-aid than a true fix to the overarching problem the NFL has on it’s hands: How to keep players safe when they are playing, and, possibly even more impactful, making sure their post-career lives are intact.

08/30/2013

Geno Smith and Mark Sanchez of the New York Jets look on from the sidelines during their preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Giglio: Smith Has The Chance To Knock Sanchez Out Of Jets QB Derby

If the right signal caller is chosen, the Jets will be better off in the short and long-term. Saturday night should big a major measuring stick in deciding a winner between Smith and Sanchez.

08/23/2013

John Idzik (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Giglio: Sanchez Vs. Smith Overshadowing True Jets Battle

The many storylines around the Jets have fallen by the wayside as the quarterback battle has gained steam. But one narrative should not be ignored: Rex Ryan vs. John Idzik.

08/16/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Giglio: Alex Rodriguez Rhetoric Should Not Be Personal

It’s more than acceptable to dislike Rodriguez, but acting as if his punishment and process should be different than that of any other player because of his paycheck, accolades or insecure personality is ridiculous.

08/09/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) and Riley Cooper (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Giglio: With Social Media, Fans’ Voices Are Now Heard More Than Ever

Some of the most controversial decisions in the world of professional sports are being influenced by just how many people can see, react and share what they are feeling within minutes.

08/02/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Giglio: For Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan, Less Is More

Less is more, Rex. Instead of becoming a complete football coach, dance with what brought you to this level: defense.

07/26/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Giglio: Matt Harvey Doesn’t Deserve Criticism Of His Personal Life

One of the best arms in the world is under team control for at least the next five years. Enjoy it while it’s dominating the National League instead of worrying about details that have little to do with winning or losing baseball games.

07/19/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giglio: Derek Jeter’s Setback Masks The Real Yankees Issue

Contending teams shouldn’t have to rely on the services of 39-year-old shortstops to win and thrive in the toughest division in the sport.

07/12/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Giglio: Alex Rodriguez — An Underdog Story

The words “A-Rod” and “underdog” have rarely, if ever, been used together.

07/05/2013

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