More Sports / Football Jan 14, 2016

Browns name Jackson coach

Hue Jackson strolled into the Browns' facility unafraid, brimming with optimism. He's well aware of Cleveland's football misery, the losing, continuous change and dysfunction encasing one of the NFL's most storied franchises. Jackson doesn't mind the mess. He's ready to clean it up. "I like ...

Coughlin steps down after 12 years

More Sports / Football Jan 5, 2016

Coughlin steps down after 12 years

With the New York Giants facing a difficult decision on his coaching future after four straight years out of the playoffs, Tom Coughlin walked away gracefully, doing what was best for him. The Giants gave him 12 years to run one of the NFL's flagship ...

Beckham loses appeal of suspension for violent hit

More Sports / Football Dec 24, 2015

Beckham loses appeal of suspension for violent hit

Odell Beckham Jr. is going to have to serve his one-game suspension. Hearing officer James Thrash on Wednesday upheld the suspension for multiple violations of safety-related playing rules after hearing an appeal by the New York Giants wide receiver earlier in the day. Beckham will miss ...

Beckham lifts Giants to win

More Sports / Football Dec 15, 2015

Beckham lifts Giants to win

With the score tied in the fourth quarter, Odell Beckham Jr. somehow slipped 5 yards behind the secondary. That turned out to be the winning margin for the New York Giants. Beckham's 84-yard touchdown reception put the Giants ahead to stay with 11 minutes to go, ...

Defense sparks Eagles in rout of Giants

More Sports / Football Oct 20, 2015

Defense sparks Eagles in rout of Giants

A tenacious defense bailed out Sam Bradford and made Eli Manning miserable. DeMarco Murray ran for 109 yards and a touchdown, Nolan Carroll returned one of Manning's two interceptions for a score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants 27-7 Monday night. The Eagles ...

Giants beat 49ers on last-minute touchdown

More Sports / Football Oct 12, 2015

Giants beat 49ers on last-minute touchdown

Eli Manning took a sip of a drink on the sideline, then slammed down the cup. Not in frustration, but in celebration. Larry Donnell's spectacular catch over two 49ers with 21 seconds remaining lifted the New York Giants past San Francisco 30-27 on Sunday night, ...

Giants put away Redskins

More Sports / Football Sep 25, 2015

Giants put away Redskins

The New York Giants do know how to hold onto a lead. New York didn't let Washington steal a victory late, finishing off a 32-21 decision Thursday night on Odell Beckham Jr.'s 30-yard touchdown catch and Rueben Randle's 41-yarder. The Giants fell apart in the fourth ...

More Sports / Football Sep 18, 2015

New photo reveals extent of Pierre-Paul's injury

New photos show the severity of the injury to New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul's right hand, clearly showing his index finger mostly missing and his thumb and middle finger also damaged. The New York Daily News posted a photograph on Thursday showing Pierre-Paul ...

Giants sign Manning to new four-year deal

More Sports / Football Sep 12, 2015

Giants sign Manning to new four-year deal

Eli Manning signed a four-year, $84 million contract extension with the New York Giants on Friday. The Giants announced the deal with the two-time Super Bowl MVP two days before the season opener at Dallas. The 34-year-old Manning is now under contract through the 2019 season. The ...

Defensive end Umenyiora retires

More Sports / Football 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 York ...