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Michael Vick (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Palladino: Signing Michael Vick? What A Mistake That Would Be For The Jets

As if they don’t have enough public relations problems, bringing in Vick — with his criminal dog-fighting history and a growing injury background that now includes a major concussion — would send the media scurrying for their Twitter accounts.


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Keller Active, Po’uha Out For Jets

Sione Po’uha will miss the Jets’ Week 1 opener against the Bills, but Dustin Keller is ready to go.


Mario Manningham catches a pass during Super Bowl XLVI (file/credit: Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Silverman: Former Giant Manningham In Battle For Starting Slot With Niners

In the past, it wouldn’t take much to get a battle started. An upstart player would play impressively in training camp while a veteran would report out of shape.Today’s players condition all year long and get familiar with the team’s plays and gameplan at mini-camp and OTAs. However, there are still a number of battles around the NFL that are worth watching.


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Injury Breakdown: Peyton Manning, Matt Cassel And More Quarterback Questions

Fantasy teams are as difficult to manage as the real ones this NFL season. Of the 32 teams, 12 of them have injured quarterbacks, three of whom are likely out for the season.


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Giants Umenyiora Fined $12,500 For Hit

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora has been fined $12,500 for roughing Vikings quarterback Tarvaris Jackson late in the fourth quarter of New York’s win Monday night.


Brandon Jacobs #27 of the New York Giants scores a second quarter touchdown to give the Giants a 7-3 lead over the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on December 13, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Giants Blog: Giants Deliver Against Vikings

The Giants made like the U.S. Postal Service and delivered – they would not be deterred by sleet or snow or a collapsed roof or a detoured trip that brought them to Detroit’s Ford Field via Kansas City to play the Minnesota Vikings.


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Hot Topic: December 14

In an overnight shocker, Cliff Lee spurned both the New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers, opting instead to return to his old stomping grounds with the Philadelphia Phillies.


Brett Favre #4 of the Minnesota Vikings talks to Tavaris Jackson #7 on the bench while playing the New York Giants at Ford Field on December 13, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Streak Over, Nothing More For Favre To Play For

The end came under bizarre circumstances, in front of fans who didn’t have a dime invested in Brett Favre or his remarkable streak. The quarterback who always played simply couldn’t play and, just like that, it was over.



Giants Blog: Giants-Vikings Preview

If timing really is everything, the Giants could not have picked a better time to get healthy.


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Vikings: Favre ‘Game-Time Decision’ Vs. Giants

The Minnesota Vikings have gone from “optimistic” to “hopeful” that Brett Favre will make his 298th consecutive regular season start on Sunday.


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Report: Childress ‘Leaning Toward’ Sitting Favre

According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Brad Childress is leaning toward sitting the legendary QB, a move that would end Brett Favre’s ironman streak at 291 consecutive starts.