Newsday's Bob Glauber goes the extra yard for the inside scoop on the NFL.
Glauber has been Newsday's national football columnist since 1992. He was Newsday's football writer covering the Jets and Giants, as well as the NFL, from 1989-91.
Before coming to Newsday, Glauber covered the Giants from 1985-88 for Gannett Weschester-Rockland Newspapers. He was The Sporting News' national football columnist from 1993-96.
Glauber earned the Newsday Publisher's Award for Sports in February 2006, and was the winner of the 2003 Barney Kremenko Sports Journalism Award, presented by the Nassau County Sports Commission for insightful reporting and commentary on professional sports. He has has won first-place awards in the Pro Football Writers Association contests in columns, features, enterprise features and enterprise news. His four-part series on Life After Football in 1997 won first place in the New York State Associated Press Sports Editors competition. His report on the controversial use of new helmets in the NFL won first place in the PFWA's 2001 writing competition. Glauber was on the team of Newsday writers that won a first-place award from the Associated Press Sports Editors for a 1995 series on concussions.
Glauber is a regular contributor on ESPN2’s "First Take" morning show, and is the NFL insider for Sporting News Radio.
Glauber is a 1977 graduate of Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY and a 1973 graduate of White Plains High School in Westchester.
Plenty of competition for Coach of the Year honors. How we’d rank them at the moment: 1. Andy Reid of the Chiefs. 2. Chip Kelly of the Eagles. 3. Joe Philbin of the Dolphins. 4. Ron Rivera of the Panthers. 5. Bruce Arians of the Cardinals. Others who have done a fine job: the Harbaugh brothers, Pete Carroll, Marc Trestman and Marvin Lewis....
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Since the NFL adopted rules changes in 1994 aimed at increasing scoring, there has been a steady uptick in offensive production, to the point where scoring is now at a record pace. Among the rules changes instituted nearly 20 years ago were the introduction of the two-point conversion, kickoffs being moved back from the 35 to the 30 (they have since been put back to the 35 as a result of an increase...Read more »
Say goodbye to Candlestick Park, the 49ers' home since 1971.
The 49ers, who move into Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara next season, will play their final regular-season game at the historic venue tomorrow night against the Falcons. It will be the 35th Monday night game at the 'Stick, the most of any stadium since Monday night games started in 1970.
Next is Miami's Sun Life Stadium (32),...Read more »
The Ravens’ Justin Tucker, who kicked six field goals, including a 61-yard game-winner Monday night in Detroit, has made 33 straight field goals.
That’s nine short of Mike Vanderjagt’s NFL record of 42....Read more »
Jets head coach Rex Ryan’s future remains in limbo, but he’s not alone when it comes to NFL job insecurity. In fact, nearly a third of the NFL's coaches are on the hot seat entering the final two weeks of the season.
Here’s a look:
Rex Ryan, Jets: First-year general manager John Idzik is keeping his thoughts to himself, but recent history hasn't been kind to incumbent coaches working...Read more »