Week 1

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5 Surprises From Week 1 Of The NFL Season

The Patriots being all alone in last place means absolutely nothing as far as the rest of the season is concerned. In terms of comedic value, however, it’s fantastic.

09/08/2014

Reggie Bush fumbles against the New York Giants at Ford Field on December 22, 2013. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dottino: 3 Key Matchups In Giants’ Opener Against Lions

If the Giants are going to run the ball, they’ll have to make sure to neutralize one of the most dominant interior defensive linemen in the league: Ndamukong Suh.

09/08/2014

Jets head coach Rex Ryan (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ryan Not Thrilled With Win Over Raiders: ‘We Can Play Better’

He wasn’t happy with the 11 penalties — not including two others that were declined — his team was called for. The Jets coach also wasn’t pleased by winning by just five points.

09/08/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws against the Detroit Lions in December 2013. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Palladino: Week 1 Win Would Put Giants’ 2013 Start In Past

Let the Giants season begin. How it ends, nobody knows. But starting off with a win would bring a lot of peace to a lot of minds, not the least of which belongs to Tom Coughlin.

09/08/2014

David Harris and Antonio Allen tackle Mychal Rivera of the Oakland Raiders after a reception in the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium on September 7, 2014. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Allen Rewards Ryan’s Faith, Shines In Jets’ Opener

There was one player whose development Sunday took me by surprise and deserves some extra attention. And no, it’s not quarterback Geno Smith.

09/08/2014

Geno Smith and Rex Ryan (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Palladino: Geno, Rex Can’t Let Beatable Oakland Take Opener

The road begins Sunday. Wherever it leads, whatever it holds in store for coach and quarterback, the Raiders game will give fans a good idea of it.

09/05/2014

Eric Decker (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images), Chris Johnson (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Don’t Sleep On This Offense: Jets Set To Deploy New Playmakers Vs. Raiders

The wish list for the Jets’ offense was simple, yet ambitious. Playmakers — real difference makers — were needed, and general manager John Idzik went shopping during the offseason.

09/05/2014

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Boomer & Carton: NFL Week 1 Picks-Picks-Picks

Finally we got to the wildly popular segment of the program where Boomer and Craig offer up their “award-winning” NFL Picks-Picks-Picks against the spread for Week 1 of the NFL season.

WFAN–09/05/2014

Head coach Rex Ryan greets Dee Milliner during the Jets’ game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 1, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex: Dee Milliner’s Status ‘A Concern’ As Opener Nears

If it were up to Milliner, he would be manning his usual spot in the Jets’ secondary in the season opener. His left ankle, though, might keep him on the sideline.

09/04/2014

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cruz, Giants Bringing ‘Must-Win’ Mentality Into Week 1

The Giants’ opener in Detroit next Monday night shouldn’t make or break their season. But Victor Cruz doesn’t see it that way.

09/02/2014

David Wilson (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

David Wilson Rips Upset Giants Fans, Fantasy Owners On Twitter

Giants safety Antrel Rolle says running back David Wilson has only two options after his nightmarish season opener: “He can either get in the tank, or he can man up.” Rolle didn’t recommend, however, that Wilson blast his critics on Twitter.

09/11/2013

MetLife Stadium (credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

7-Year-Old Fan Talks Smack At Jets Game: ‘In Your Face, Loser!’

A video is making the rounds of a football fan being a football fan. Except this particular Jets diehard is in elementary school — he’s just 7 years old, according to the clip posted to YouTube.

09/10/2013

Victor Cruz (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images), David Wilson (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Victor Cruz On WFAN: Giants Need David Wilson

Most of the focus after New York’s Week 1 loss has been on second-year RB David Wilson, who was benched in the second half due to fumble-itis. Victor Cruz knows what he’s going through.

09/10/2013

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks with Jerry Jones before a Sunday night game between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on September 8, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Chris Christie Watches Giants Game From Cowboys Owner’s Suite

Former Giants center Shaun O’Hara took his displeasure to Twitter: “I think it’s total BS that @GovChristie is sitting next to Jerry Jones in his suite during a NYG game. Sellout. #JerseyStrong.”

09/09/2013

Quarterback Geno Smith of the New York Jets eludes defensive end Adrian Clayborn #94 and linebacker Mason Foster #59 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 8, 2013. The Jets defeated the Bucs 18-17. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Geno Smith Impresses With Poise, Guts In Jets Debut

“I’m never going to panic,” Smith said after beating Tampa Bay. “I’m never in panic mode. It’s a game. It’s something that I’ve been playing my entire life.”

09/09/2013

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