Scoop and score. It’s one of those silly expressions defensive coaches scream at their players. Most times, it’s meaningless — but not for Michael Boley and the Giants on Monday night.
The Giants are no strangers to prime-time. The Rams haven’t been on the big stage since Dec. 11, 2006. Running back Steven Jackson hopes to be a part of it. So do his owners in fantasy football.
Steve Spagnuolo made his mark as the defensive coordinator for the Giants before leaving for his first head coaching job with the Rams. He’ll be returning to New York with an injury-ravaged team, much like Big Blue.
The NFL tends not to show any mercy when it comes to playing against an ailing foe. Just ask Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka.
St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford made all the throws during a short practice, making a fast recovery from a bruised index finger.
Steven Jackson watched from the sideline as the St. Louis Rams ended a 14-game home losing streak. Somehow they did not seem to miss their offensive star.
Hard blame Revis when rookie Joe Haden signed on Saturday to play cornerback for the Cleveland Browns. His price tag? About $50 million over five years.
Sam Bradford, 2008 Heisman winner and Oklahoma Sooner star quarterback, was virtually a sure thing to be the number one pick in this year’s NFL draft – At least that was the prevailing opinion until he sprained his right AC joint in September’s home opener.