While Jordan and Rutgers worked to make him the head of the university’s scandal-marred basketball program, there was more bad news for the Scarlet Knights.
Jets and Giants fans, welcome to… MetLife Stadium? According to a SportsBusiness Journal report, New Meadowlands Stadium officials are in “advanced discussions” with insurance giant MetLife for exclusive naming rights to the home of the Jets and Giants.
Jets vs. Giants, a preseason staple. A regular season rarity. If the NFL is forced to shorten their season from 16 games to 8, as reported Monday by SportsBusiness Journal’s Daniel Kaplan, will New York’s battle for gridiron bragging rights be safe?
The Jets, losers of two straight AFC Championship games, have come up short again. Rex Ryan, who called his team the football Giants’ “big brother,” caught some revenge from San Francisco.
Rex Ryan hasn’t guaranteed this win, there’s no indication whether it’s “personal,” and we’re not sure if Bart Scott “can’t wait!” for the awards ceremony. What we do know is the Jets have been nominated for the SportsBusiness Journal’s Team of the Year award.
Use a 24-hour extension to get a longer reprieve. That appeared to be the approach for the NFL and the players’ union Friday as the parties agreed to extend the deadline for a new labor agreement until March 11.