NFL Draft

John Idzik (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

John Idzik On WFAN: All 12 Draft Picks Can Rise With Jets

Fast. Fit. Tenacious. Jets general manager John Idzik says his incoming rookies were picked for talent above all else — that’s the way business is done nowadays in Florham Park.

05/14/2014

A Michael Sam jersey for sale on the NFL's merchandising website. (NFLShop.com)

Michael Sam’s Jersey Ranks 2nd In NFL Rookie Sales; Manziel Tops List

The NFL has never seen anything like it. But this isn’t just any player — this is Michael Sam, who became the league’s first openly gay player when he was drafted on Saturday.

05/12/2014

Derrick Ward in 2009 (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Former Giant Derrick Ward Rips Michael Sam, ESPN For Televised Kiss

Ward, who was drafted by the Jets in 2004, claimed that his disappointment had nothing to do with Sam being gay.

05/12/2014

A general view of the draft stage after the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Porn Traffic Takes Nosedive During NFL Draft

Football fans had their hands full with the draft on Thursday night. But they didn’t stay away for long as porn traffic reportedly went “through the roof” on Friday.

05/12/2014

Shaq Evans of the UCLA Bruins completes a 64-yard touchdown pass play in the first quarter against the Utah Utes on October 13, 2012. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Silverman’s Draft Grades: Jets Outstrip AFC East Competitors

The Jets came into the draft needing more big-play makers, and they appear to have gotten several of them. Here’s our look at how the teams in the AFC East performed in this year’s draft.

05/12/2014

Andre Williams of the Boston College Eagles runs for a touchdown in the first quarter against the Virginia Tech Hokies on November 2, 2013. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Silverman’s Draft Grades: Giants, Cowboys Make Strides In NFC East

The NFC East is a division that will be there for the taking in 2014. Three of the teams – including the Giants – appeared to improve in the draft. Let’s take a look…

05/12/2014

Johnny Manziel (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

Odell Beckham Jr. 
(Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mr. Do-It-All! Giants Land Triple Threat In Odell Beckham Jr.

The Giants had serious issues on offense last season. Now they have new coordinator in Ben McAdoo — and a rookie receiver with the skills to bust loose every time he touches the ball.

05/09/2014

A general view of the draft stage after the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

5 Things To Look For On Day 2 Of The NFL Draft

Welcome to Day 2 of the NFL Draft. Plenty of running backs are still available.

05/09/2014

Calvin Pryor introduced to the media at the Jets' complex in Florham Park, N.J. on May 9, 2014. (Photo by Chris Lopresti/WFAN)

Jets’ Top Pick Calvin Pryor: ‘There’s No Fear In Me,’ And I’m Going To Prove It

Pryor has a message for the NFL: hold on to your helmets. The hard-hitting Louisville safety is looking to make an immediate impact after being drafted by the Jets with the 18th overall pick.

05/09/2014

The stage is set for the NFL Draft. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Prospects Choosing Walk-Up Music At Draft

According to NFL Network’s Rich Eisen, draft prospects have been given the opportunity to select walk-up music for when their name is called by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell — WWE style.

05/08/2014

Johnny Manziel (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Giants ‘Would Seriously Consider’ Johnny Manziel With 12th Pick

Manziel is the wild card in this year’s NFL Draft, with some analysts pegging him as a top-5 pick, while others have the Texas A&M quarterback slipping totally out of the first round.

05/08/2014

Jets general manager John Idzik (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Dyer: Big Splash? Probably Not, But Expect Idzik To Make Most Of Jets’ Picks

That’s how championships are won, by being smart in May. And that’s how this version of the Jets will take care of business this week.

05/08/2014

The stage is set for the NFL Draft. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Dottino: With The 12th Pick In The NFL Draft, The New York Giants Select…

Giants general manager Jerry Reese knew he had plenty of work to do, and he plugged a ton of holes in free agency. Now comes the hard part — the NFL Draft.

05/08/2014

Jadeveon Clowney (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images), Johnny Manziel  (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

2014 NFL Draft: While Clowney And Manziel Dominate Conversation, WRs Could Steal Show

Every NFL draft is filled with intrigue. When the crop of college players has 102 early entrants, including the likes of Jadeveon Clowney and Johnny Manziel, that simply ratchets up the excitement.

05/08/2014

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