Joe Namath

Joe Namath

10 Most Significant Contracts In New York Sports History

Should Eli Manning get what he wants, it’d go down as one of the most significant contracts in the history of New York sports.

08/19/2015

Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard: Search For Missing Florida Teens Will Be Suspended At Sunset

The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who’ve been missing for a week, officials said Friday.

07/31/2015

Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos. (credit: US Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Continues Search For Missing Teens After Boat Found Off Florida

The Coast Guard scoured the waters off Florida on Monday, searching for any sign of two 14-year-old fishermen who disappeared three days earlier as they headed toward the Bahamas.

07/27/2015

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Boat Of Missing Teens Found Off Florida Coast; NFL Hall of Famer Joe Namath Offers Help

Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos were last seen Friday in the Jupiter area buying fuel for their 19-foot boat.

07/26/2015

Darrelle Revis and Joe Namath

Iconic Joe Namath Sports Illustrated Cover Gets A Makeover Featuring Darrelle Revis

Darrelle Revis is probably the only Jet since Joe Namath who could pull this off.

07/21/2015

Joe Namath

Namath: If I Knew Then What I Know Now, I Wouldn’t Have Played Football

The Hall of Famer told WPBF-TV that had he known about the kind of damage playing football would cause later in life, he never would have suited up.

05/01/2015

Quarterback Marcus Mariota of Oregon throws a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Joe Namath: If Mariota Is Available At No. 6, Jets Should Take Him

Joe Namath, the greatest quarterback in franchise history, thinks Maccagnan needs to roll the dice and pick Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota if he’s available at No. 6.

03/24/2015

Tom Brady (Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images), Joe Namath

Jets Legend Namath On Tom Brady: ‘No One’s Ever Been Better’

Jets fans, turn away. The rest of you can keep reading.

02/13/2015

Patrick Ewing, center, then of the Orlando Magic, grabs a rebound against the Boston Celtics during a game at TD Waterhouse Centre in Orlando, Florida, in 2001. (Fernando Medina /NBAE/Getty Images)

10 Tri-State Area Franchise Faces Who Looked Awkward In New Places

Here are 10 franchise cornerstones who left their Tri-State Area teams for a last hurrah or two, but just didn’t look right sporting different colors.

12/03/2014

Walt Frazier #10 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against Dave Cowens #18 of the Boston Celtics during a game played in 1973 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 19-10

Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 19-10.

10/30/2014

Joe Namath said his brain function has improved after spending 120 sessions in a hyperbaric chamber. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Joe Namath: Experimental Oxygen Treatment Has Helped Brain Heal

The Jets great was the first patient in an experiment by a Florida hospital to see if bathing the body in pure oxygen might restore blood flow to injured areas of the brain.

10/01/2014

Former New York Jets general manger John Idzik (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Joe Namath: Why Isn’t Jets GM John Idzik Spending More Money On Talent?

“I heard about this extra money that they have,” Namath said. “I don’t know what they’re saving it for, myself, looking at the talent they have out there right now.”

10/01/2014

Vinny Testaverde in 2005  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

What Gives? Since Joe Namath, Jets Still In Search Of Franchise QB

Since the glory days of Broadway Joe, finding a franchise quarterback has been an elusive and often frustrating undertaking for a team that has rarely had a dominant player at the position.

07/21/2014

Derek Jeter looks on during Gatorade All-Star Workout Day at Target Field on July 14, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Celebs, Sports Legends Share Favorite Jeter Memories

“Class, leadership, righteousness,” Jets legend Joe Namath said of the retiring shortstop. “A whole lot of good things, man.”

07/15/2014

Geno Smith (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Joe Namath On Geno Smith: ‘I Don’t See Anything Outstanding About Him’

“Just looking at him physically, what’s outstanding about his running ability? What’s outstanding about his passing ability? Nothing to me is outstanding about it, but it’s pretty good.”

06/30/2014

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