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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 22: Wide receiver Santonio Holmes #10 of the New York Jets celebrates at the end of the Jets 27-20 win over the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium on September 22, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Geno Smith To Get Several Weapons Back Against The Raiders

For the first time in a while the New York Jets will be fielding a relatively healthy offensive unit. Will this allow Marty Mornhinweg to open up the playbook?

12/06/2013

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Keidel: Feasting On Football

The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.

11/28/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Andre Brown #35 of the New York Giants celebrates his fourth quarter touchdown with Brandon Jacobs against the Oakland Raiders during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Andre Brown, Terrell Thomas Lead Giants Over Raiders 24-20

It certainly was not pretty, but at this point in the season, style points do not matter. The New York Giants played rope-a-dope with the Oakland Raiders, and running back Andre Brown delivered the knockout punch in New York’s 24-20 victory over the Silver and Black on Sunday in a windy MetLife Stadium.

11/11/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Andre Brown #35 of the New York Giants carries the ball as Charles Woodson #24 of the Oakland Raiders defends at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The New York Giants defeated the Oakland Raiders 24-20. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants Win Third In A Row

Terrell Thomas returned an interception 65 yards to set up a go-ahead 1-yard touchdown run by fellow comebacker Andre Brown, and the New York Giants won their third straight game, 24-20 Sunday over Oakland.

11/11/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 06: David Wilson #22 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles during their game at MetLife Stadium on October 6, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants Wilson & Rogers Go To IR, Kuhn & Brown Activated

A disappointing 2013 season came to a premature end for New York Giants halfback David Wilson yesterday. The second year player from Virginia Tech was placed on season-ending injured reserve by the G-men, who activated running back Andre Brown from the injured list as well. Meanwhile, the Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden sat out practice with a pulled hamstring and looks unlikely to play on Sunday.

11/08/2013

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: Cornerback Brandon Boykin #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles nearly intercepts a pass intended for wide receiver Juron Criner #84 of the Oakland Raiders in the endzone in the fourth quarter on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Rested Giants Host Hobbled Raiders

Fresh off their bye week, the New York Giants play host to the visiting Oakland Raiders at the Meadowlands this week. New York, winners of two straight games, was off this past Sunday, but lost ground in the division standings, since all of the other NFC East teams won their games.

11/05/2013

Oktoberfest Opens

6 Arrests In Vandalism Of Ex-NFL Player’s NY Home

Police say six people have been arrested on charges they were among hundreds of young partygoers who trashed the upstate New York vacation home of a former NFL player.

09/27/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is sacked by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Hopes His NFL Travels End In Oakland

Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.

08/27/2013

From top left: Blidi Wreh-Wilson, Dwayne Gratz and Sio Moore. (courtesy uconnhuskies.com Instagram)

Three Huskies Go in Top of NFL Draft’s 3rd Round

Courtesy uconnhuskies.com STORRS, Conn. – The University of Connecticut football team had three players taken in the first eight picks of the third round of the NFL Draft on Friday night. Cornerback Dwayne Gratz (Piscataway, […]

04/27/2013

New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker, left, is greeted by quarterback Tom Brady, center, after scoring a touchdown during the first quarter of their NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, in Oakland, Calif. At right is New England Patriots tackle Matt Light. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Air Raid Lifts Pats in Oakland

Pats trounce Raiders

10/02/2011

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