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Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

The NFL Player Vetting Process: There Are No Sure Things

By the time the typical player signs an NFL contract, around 100 scouts, coaches and general managers have pored over his history.

09/22/2014

Jets CB Antonio Allen (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images), Bears WR Brandon Marshall (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ryan, Jets Secondary Ready To Take On Bears’ ‘Two Monsters’

Press-man coverage, zone coverage, whatever. Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery cause opponents fits, and they’ll be looking to do more of the same against the Jets.

09/22/2014

Rashad Jennings runs the ball against Mike Mohamed of the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium on September 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jennings Sparks Giants And Himself Vs. Texans

Rashad Jennings’ efforts to motivate his teammates Sunday worked wonders, especially for him. Now, the object is keeping the team together week after week.

09/22/2014

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Week 3 Grades: Giants’ Offense Comes Up Big, G-Men Knock Off Texans 30-17

The key offensive players for the New York Giants finally showed up, and the G-men rode the stellar efforts of Rashad Jennings, Victor Cruz and Eli Manning in their 30-17 triumph over the Houston Texans. The Giants moved to 1-2 on the season, while the Texans dropped to 2-1.

09/22/2014

Giants running back Rashad Jennings scores a touchdown in the second quarter against the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 21, 2014, in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rashad Jennings Rushes For 176 Yards As Giants Beat Texans

Rashad Jennings ran for a career-high 176 yards and a touchdown and Eli Manning threw two TD passes as the New York Giants overcame some early mistakes and beat the suddenly error-prone Houston Texans 30-17 on Sunday.

09/22/2014

The Giants' Victor Cruz looks on prior to a game against the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, N.J. (credit: Getty Images)

Giants Look To Avoid 0-3 Start, Face Resurgent Texans

The Giants were just ahead of the Texans with a minus-15 turnover differential and easily led the league with 44 turnovers last year. Unlike Houston, New York hasn’t been able to fix the problem.

09/21/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

More Than 7,000 Fans Turn In Ray Rice Jerseys In Baltimore

More than 7,000 fans turned out Friday and Saturday to swap their Ray Rice jerseys for those of other Ravens players during a two-day event at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.

09/20/2014

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5 Ways Tom Brady’s Life Could Have Panned Out

What would his life be like if he wasn’t the most well known quarterback in the NFL?

09/20/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on Sept. 19, 2014 in New York City. Goodell spoke about the NFL's failure to address domestic violence, sexual assault and drug abuse in the league. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell: ‘The Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated’

“Unfortunately, over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong,” he said. “That starts with me.”

09/19/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Claims Ravens Knew All About Details Of Rice Video Back In February

A published report Friday claimed that Baltimore Ravens team executives knew about the details of the domestic violence incident Ray Rice and his now-wife Janay Rice not long after it happened.

09/19/2014

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 18: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers bench looks on against the Atlanta Falcons during a game at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.

5 Other Lopsided NFL Games (To Make The Buccaneers Feel Better)

The Falcons rout of the Bucs isn’t the most lopsided NFL game ever. Here are five more to make Lovie and the Bucs feel better.

09/19/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Silverman: In Battle Of Incomplete Coaches, Rex Has Edge Over Bears’ Trestman

When the Jets and Bears get together Monday night at MetLife Stadium, these two imperfect teams should provide an excellent measuring stick for each other.

09/19/2014

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Week 3 Injury Report: Beason Out For Giants, Clowney Will Not Play For Texans

The New York Football Giants are looking for their first September win in over two years, as Big Blue hosts the Houston Texans on Sunday. New York lost two key contributors, cornerback Walter Thurmond and wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan, for the season in the loss to the Arizona Cardinals last weekend.

09/19/2014

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5 NFL Week 3 JB Locks Against The Spread

Let’s break down the five JB locks in NFL Week 3 against the spread.

09/19/2014

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