Defensive end Umenyiora retires

Aug 27, 2015

Defensive end Umenyiora retires

Two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Osi Umenyiora has retired as a member of the New York Giants. Umenyiora, who won two Super Bowls with the Giants, signed a one-day contract Wednesday and announced his retirement after 12 NFL seasons, the first 10 with New ...

Steelers sign Vick to one-year deal

Aug 26, 2015

Steelers sign Vick to one-year deal

Michael Vick needed a job. The Pittsburgh Steelers needed a backup quarterback. One solid workout solved both problems. The Steelers signed the four-time Pro Bowler to a one-year deal on Tuesday night, hopeful there’s enough game left in the 35-year-old’s still-dangerous legs to provide ...

Jets name Vick starter for game against Chiefs

Oct 28, 2014

Jets name Vick starter for game against Chiefs

It’s Michael Vick’s turn. Even though it’s probably too late to save the New York Jets’ season. Rex Ryan announced Monday that Vick will start at quarterback over Geno Smith in the Jets’ road game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. “I think ...

Smith named Jets' starting QB

Aug 23, 2014

Smith named Jets' starting QB

Rex Ryan saw enough to finally reveal the New York Jets’ worst-kept secret. Yes, Geno Smith — and not Michael Vick — will be the team’s starting quarterback this season. “He’s done everything that we’ve asked,” Ryan said after Smith threw a touchdown pass ...

Jets sign Vick after cutting Sanchez

Mar 22, 2014

Jets sign Vick after cutting Sanchez

Michael Vick is switching green jerseys — and maybe trading his clipboard for a starting job. The New York Jets signed the former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback to a one-year deal Friday, and released Mark Sanchez, the one-time face of the franchise. “I love competition ...