Giants' Golden Tate suspended for fertility drug use

More Sports / Football Aug 14, 2019

Giants' Golden Tate suspended for fertility drug use

New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance enhancers turned down. The decision by an independent arbiter was announced Tuesday and means the 10-year-veteran will miss the first four ...

More Sports / Football Jan 13, 2018

Giants narrow coaching search down to three

The next head coach of the New York Giants will reportedly come from a group of three NFL assistants with teams in the playoffs: New England defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur. All three remain ...

Matt Patricia reportedly prefers to coach Giants over Lions

More Sports / Football Jan 11, 2018

Matt Patricia reportedly prefers to coach Giants over Lions

Signs reportedly are pointing to New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia becoming the next head coach of the New York Giants. Peter King of TheMMQB.com reported that while the Detroit Lions want to hire the 43-year-old Patricia to fill their head-coaching vacancy, Patricia favors ...

Dave Gettleman returning to Giants as new GM

More Sports / Football Dec 29, 2017

Dave Gettleman returning to Giants as new GM

The New York Giants are turning their rebuilding process over to an old hand who believes in old-time football. The Giants (2-13) hired former Carolina executive Dave Gettleman as their general manager on Thursday, bringing back a 66-year-old who spent 15 seasons with the franchise ...

World Series honor bestowed on Mays

Baseball / MLB Sep 30, 2017

World Series honor bestowed on Mays

Major League Baseball has named its World Series Most Valuable Player award after Willie Mays, who's now 86. The decision was announced Friday, the 63rd anniversary of Mays' back-to-the-plate catch in deep center field at the Polo Grounds for the New York Giants against Cleveland's ...

Lions dominate from start, cruise past Giants

More Sports / Football Sep 19, 2017

Lions dominate from start, cruise past Giants

So far, so good for Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions. Eli Manning and the New York Giants are heading in the opposite direction. Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return and the Lions beat ...

'Shot Heard 'Round World' pitcher Branca dies

Baseball / MLB Nov 24, 2016

'Shot Heard 'Round World' pitcher Branca dies

Ralph Branca's career was defined by that one high-and-inside fastball. The Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson's famed "Shot Heard 'Round the World" that still echoes more than six decades later as one of the most famous home runs in baseball history, died ...

More Sports / Football Mar 12, 2016

Former NFL defensive lineman Jeter dies at 61

Gary Jeter, a defensive lineman who played for the Giants and Rams during a 13-year NFL career, has died. He was 61. The NFL Players Association confirmed he died Wednesday. No cause or other details were given. Jeter was drafted out of the University of Southern ...

More Sports / Football Feb 25, 2016

Giants' Pierre-Paul sues ESPN, reporter Schefter

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has filed a lawsuit seeking in more than $15,000 in damages against ESPN and reporter Adam Schefter for posting his medical records. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Miami Dade County in Florida, alleges that Pierre-Paul's privacy was violated ...