New York Giants

Fans hold a sign in support of Derek Jeter prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 14 Sports Stories Of 2014

Our sports teams here in New York weren’t all that good this past year — except for the Rangers (and, OK, now the Islanders). Still, we found reasons — both good and bad — to keep tuning in.

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Wide receiver Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants celebrates with wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 after scoring a 15-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at MetLife Stadium on October 5, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Victor Cruz Excited To Form Dynamic Duo With Odell Beckham Jr.

Watching rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. running past and around opponents is fueling Victor Cruz’s comeback from knee surgery.

12/24/2014

Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants celebrates a first-quarter touchdown against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Ouch! 6 Giants Fined A Total Of $72,400 By NFL For Actions In Rams Game

Game-breaking wide receiver Odell Beckham and five other New York Giants were fined a total of $72,400 for their actions in Sunday’s melee-marred game in St. Louis.

12/24/2014

Cullen Jenkins (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants’ Jenkins Says He Was Fined For QB Hit, Calls Out NFL

The defensive tackle isn’t happy about it, considering the brawl that went down in the first half of Sunday’s win in St. Louis.

12/24/2014

Weatherford NYPD Tweet

NYPD Precinct Gets Thank-You Visit From Giants’ Weatherford

Capt. Mark Iocco said the NFL player gave a pep talk that “hit home, big time” after the ambush killing of two officers in Brooklyn.

12/24/2014

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr runs after a catch against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Oct. 19, 2014. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Odell Beckham Jr. Among Notable Pro Bowl Snubs

Outstanding Giants rookie Odell Beckham Jr. could still make it to the Pro Bowl as a first alternate. But for now, stick him in the “snub” category.

12/24/2014

Antrel Rolle #26 of the New York Giants breaks up a pass attempt in the second quarter intended for Jordan Reed #86 of the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Antrel Rolle On WFAN: I Want To Help The Giants Win Another Super Bowl

“I’m hoping that we can come to an agreement where I can retire a Giant, and more importantly, try to help this team win another Super Bowl before my tenure’s up.”

12/23/2014

Kerry Wynn #72 of the New York Giants intercepts the ball during the first quarter against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Giants Rookie Kerry Wynn Positioning Himself For A Big 2015

With Mathias Kiwanuka likely departing to clear salary space and a decision to be made on current free agent Jason Pierre-Paul, there could be at least one spot open for Wynn.

12/23/2014

Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the St. Louis Rams during the first quarter at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Question Must Be Asked — Is Beckham The Best Receiver In The NFL?

When you take a three-tiered approach of age, wage and skills, is there another receiver in the NFL you would pick today over Big Blue’s nuclear threat?

12/23/2014

Please, Santa. We're begging you. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBSNewYork)

What Our 9 Pro Sports Teams Want For Christmas

This year hasn’t been particularly kind to sports franchises in the Tri-State area. Every team has something (in certain cases, multiple things) they’d like from Santa.

12/23/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning, left, passes against the Rams during the first quarter on Dec. 21, 2014, at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Eli On WFAN: It May Be Too Late, But Giants Feeling Really Good About Offense

The Giants are closing out a lost season with some serious pride.

12/22/2014

Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants celebrates a first-quarter touchdown against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Coughlin To Beckham: Tone It Down, But Don’t Lose Your Edge

Tom Coughlin is looking to change some things about Odell Beckham Jr.’s game. It’s nothing big, and certainly not the edge the record-setting New York Giants’ rookie brings to the field.

12/22/2014

Andre Williams #44 of the New York Giants rushes against the St. Louis Rams in the third quarter at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Dottino’s Game Balls, Gassers: Young Giants Make Their Mark

Odell Beckham Jr., Andre Williams, Kerry Wynn and Orleans Darkwa each contributed in a big way to the 37-27 road victory over the St. Louis Rams.

12/22/2014

New York Jets center Nick Mangold wears an NYPD hat prior to a game against the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Jets, Giants Speak Out After Murder Of NYPD Officers

Sheldon Richardson, the Jets defensive lineman who has been critical of law enforcement in the past, spoke Sunday in support of slain officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

12/22/2014

Odell Beckham Jr. celebrates with New York Giants teammates after a third-quarter touchdown against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 21, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Late Hit On Giants’ Beckham Leads To Sideline Brawl

“The way I was raised, you protect family,” said defensive end Damontre’ Moore, one of two Giants players ejected. “My brother was in danger.”

12/22/2014

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