Here are three players worth starting and sitting as we enter Week 7:
Tony Romo (QB, Cowboys)
Underperformed last week, but should bounce back against the Eagles.
Reggie Wayne (WR, Colts)
He should get a ton of targets as the Colts try to keep pace with the Broncos.
Ryan Mathews and Danny Woodhead (RB, Chargers)
They have a great matchup...Read more »
The Jets are becoming predictable, having alternated wins and losses through the first six weeks. On the bright side, they’re primed to win this week’s matchup Sunday at MetLife Stadium against the Patriots if the pattern holds to form. If that’s not enough to reassure the Jets faithful that they can knock off their rivals from New England, here’s three much better reasons to believe.
Week...Read more »
What was old is new again, but with some similarities for the new Big East Conference.
The league returns to its basketball-centric roots in a 10-team reincarnation that features three new teams and five schools that appeared in last year's NCAA Tournament.
Here is a preview of each team listed in the order of the coaches' poll, announced yesterday.
1. Marquette (26-9,...Read more »
The Jets signed Josh Cribbs to shore up their injury-riddled return game, according to multiple reports yesterday.
Cribbs, 30, has not played during the 2013 regular season after being released by the Raiders during the preseason, in part due to a knee injury.
One of the best return men in league history, Cribbs' eight kickoff returns for touchdowns are tied with former Jet Leon Washington...Read more »
After six weeks, some teams in your league may be cruising while others are desperate to make a move in an attempt to save their season. However, there is still a long way to go and a well-timed move now can still help you gear up for a title run.
With that in mind, let's analyze some good candidates to buy low and sell high as you negotiate trades with other league members in an attempt to...Read more »
Hakeem Nicks hasn't always been healthy during his professional career, but he has usually played well when at 100%.
Well, he's healthy and playing well right now, and that's why the winless Giants should look to deal the talented wideout if the price is right.
Nicks is poised to get a huge raise this offseason, and he's most likely to get that raise from another team.
It makes...Read more »
Here are three players worth starting/sitting as we enter Week 6:
Andrew Luck (QB, Colts)
Gets to show off his elite skills this week against the porous Chargers pass defense on Monday Night Football.
Knowshon Moreno (RB, Broncos)
Should get extra opportunity this week as the Broncos run up the score against the Jaguars.
Justin Blackmon (WR, Jaguars)
On...Read more »
In four of the past five years, the NLCS has featured either the Cardinals or the Dodgers but never both. In fact, at least one of the two storied franchises has made it to the National League’s final series 12 times since the last time these two met in the NLCS (1985).
But in truth, the past 28 years have no bearing on this matchup, which will largely be decided by pitching. And it doesn’t...Read more »
Rex Ryan supporters can rejoice. The spirited Jets coach has his team clicking after a big Monday Night Football win in Atlanta. Their schedule kicks the degree of difficulty up a notch after this weekend, but at least their Week 6 contest against the winless Steelers offers a solid chance to move to 4-2. Here are three reasons to be optimistic that the Jets will get the win on Sunday at MetLife...Read more »
It’s been an eventful 10 years in the city. New Yorkers have seen three of its major sports teams crowned as champions and at least a few moments of true sports heartache. Star athletes have brought both fame and shame to their names as well as their teams. A city with as much activity as this one can’t be limited to listing only the 10 biggest sports stories of the past 10 years, but doubling that...Read more »