Say Goodbye To Nostalgic Candlestick Park "The Stick" says its last public goodbye after a run of Super Bowl success; baseball greats like Willie Mays and home run king Barry Bonds; the 1989 earthquake that interrupted the Bay Bridge World Series; and even The Beatles' farewell concert.
Keidel: The More We Hear From Revis, The Less We Want To Hear From RevisOne of the beauties of football, where on-field narcissism is suppressed by pads, helmets, flags and facemasks, is the ancient axiom that no player is above the team. Revis is quickly forgetting.
Steve Weatherford: Mitch Ross Apologized To Me, And I Still Don't Like Mike Westhoff"All I needed him to say was that he apologizes and he won't say my name again -- I got that out of him," Weatherford said. "I got that out of him, and I'm good. I'm not looking to stir the pot any more by suing him. That's all I wanted."
Lichtenstein: Why Isn't T.O. Welcome Into The Jets’ Circus?Why not go all in? Bring Terrell Owens into the circus. Ryan can wear a ringmaster outfit on the sidelines, something the Jets could market in advance of Halloween. Set up three small rings on the sideline. Owens could ride in on a white horse.
Terrell Owens: I'm Desperate? Just Look At JetsNow this is no way to speak about a potential employer.
Terrell Owens To Jets: 'I'm Available!'; Rex Won't Rule Out VeteranFree agent wide receiver Terrell Owens has a message for the Jets: Sign me!
Keidel: Fragmented Bond Between Owner, GM And Head Coach Has Jets DoomedThe fissure between Johnson, Mike Tannenbaum and Rex Ryan is so pronounced that it has slid from sidebar to spotlight. Ryan somehow lost his native hubris and, along with his missing girth, he literally looks like a coaching carcass at the dais.
Should WR-Thin Jets Give Plaxico Burress Another Chance?The Jets have a big problem. OK, they have many. But the issue du jour is at wide receiver, a position already thinned out by injuries and expected to receive its biggest blow yet.
Keidel: The Meaning Of Curtis MartinToo often we hear of someone with daddy issues who uses a tough puberty to preclude them from trying. Curtis Martin is not only what’s good about football, but what’s good about sports, about men, about mankind.
X-Rays On Santonio Holmes Ribs Are NegativeRex Ryan believed Santonio Holmes suffered a broken rib during Saturday's scrimmage. Luckily for the Jets, x-rays were negative.
After Paying Hefty Price, Plaxico Burress Poised To Make Top Free Agent BucksSeriously, which receiver would you pick from this group of aging controversy magnets: Plaxico Burress, Terrell Owens or Randy Moss? That's an easy one — Burress all the way.
Keidel: Bernard Hopkins The BlowhardBernard Hopkins, a formerly sublime fighter who had a chokehold on the middleweight division for a decade, stuffed his feet, fists, and Everlast gloves into his mouth. Again.