Preseason

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NFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full Swing

Teams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.

08/13/2013

Andre Brown (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

‘Careless’ Fumble Could Land Brown In Coughlin’s Doghouse

“It really was careless, I don’t care how much and how well he played the game, there are certain things that have to happen before you run the ball,” Tom Coughlin said Sunday in a conference call.

08/12/2013

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Palladino: Sanchez’s Pick-6 Doesn’t Foreshadow Jets Failure

These catastrophes in first preseason games can’t be taken too seriously. What can, though, is the overall body of a summer’s work.

08/12/2013

Victor Cruz (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Early Cruz TD Sparks Big Blue Victory Over Steelers

08/11/2013

Justin Tuck (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Justin Tuck Not Thinking Retirement In Any ‘Way, Shape, Form Or Fashion’

Banged-up and grieving, Justin Tuck contemplated retirement during the 2011 season. Consider it all behind him. The Giants defensive end now says he’s nowhere near calling it a career.

08/09/2013

Geno Smith (Photo by Chris Lopresti/WFAN), Mark Sanchez (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jets Ready To Watch QBs ‘Move And Groove’ In Preseason Opener

The New York Jets didn’t score a touchdown until their preseason finale in 2012. The team is hoping a new year — and a legitimate quarterback competition — will bring better results.

08/09/2013

Mark Sanchez (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Report: Sanchez Has ‘Slight’ Lead In Jets’ QB Competition

Move over, rookie. Mark Sanchez has a “slight” lead over Geno Smith in the Jets’ quarterback competition, according to Metro New York.

08/08/2013

A view of the matrix board announcement of the New York Islanders' move to Brooklyn at Barclays Center on October 24, 2012. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Brooklyn-Bound Islanders To Play Preseason Game At Barclays Center

Brooklyn will get a look at its future NHL franchise in September, when the Islanders play the Devils in a preseason tilt at Barclays Center.

04/09/2013

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Knicks’ Chandler Goes Down With Knee Injury; MRI Thursday

Tyson Chandler said he didn’t have much concern after his injury, which occurred when he fell to the court after a collision with the Nets’ Gerald Wallace.

10/25/2012

Gary Bettman (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images) and Donald Fehr (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

NHL Lockout Claims Remainder Of Preseason Schedule

For unhappy hockey fans, the hits just keep on coming.

09/27/2012

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Despite 0-4 Preseason Record, Jets’ Rex Brimming With Confidence

If Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow don’t get it done in the red zone, the Jets can turn to Greg McElroy. After all, he was the only quarterback to lead the Jets to a touchdown this preseason.

08/31/2012

Replacement referee Jerry Hughes catches a football. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Boomer: NFL Headed Toward ‘Unmitigated Disaster’ With Replacement Officials

After all, the NFL has many rules and nuances. Some of these officials aren’t exactly used to speaking in front of 75,000 rabid football fans, never mind a national television audience.

08/30/2012

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Dottino: Hendricks, Ojomo Make Case For Giants Roster Spot

It’s not like coach Tom Coughlin’s job got much easier, but he likely got a bit more clarity about a few of his positions in Wednesday’s preseason finale.

08/30/2012

Tom Coughlin (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images), Replacement refs (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images), Bill Belichick  (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Palladino: Replacement Refs Won’t Cut It; Latest Showing Of Ineptitude In Giants-Patriots

A civilized person might hide the names to protect the innocent. But, hey, we’re not about that here. Not at all. You put yourself out there, you take the heat. So here’s the heat.

08/30/2012

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Dottino: For Giants’ Bubble Players, One Last Chance To Impress

Marcus Thomas, Dwayne Hendricks and Markus Kuhn will be given a good chance to show where or if they belong on the depth chart on Wednesday night.

08/29/2012

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